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No. 1 Florida State 17, Rutgers 7

May 31, 2003

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                          2003 Florida State Baseball
                            Florida State vs Rutgers
                 May 31, 2003 at Tallahassee, FL (Dick Howser)

Florida State 17 (52-11-1)

Player AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB ------------------------------------------------------ Stephen Drew ss.......... 5 2 2 1 1 0 0 3 3 Tony McQuade lf.......... 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 Brandon Manasa ph/lf.... 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 3 Tony Richie c............ 4 2 2 3 1 0 4 0 0 Aaron Cheesman c........ 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 Eddy Martinez-Esteve dh.. 2 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 Daniel Wardell pr....... 3 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 Jerrod Brown 1b.......... 5 3 2 2 1 0 8 1 1 Blake Balkcom rf......... 6 2 2 2 0 1 3 0 1 Chris Hart 3b............ 5 2 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 Kevin Richmond ph/3b.... 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Bryan Zech 2b............ 0 2 0 2 4 0 4 2 0 Matt Sauls cf............ 5 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 Mark Sauls p............. 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 Eddie Cannon p.......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Matt DiBlasi p.......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Kevin Lynch p........... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Daniel Hodges p......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Totals................... 41 17 15 16 10 3 27 9 10

Rutgers 7 (37-22)

Player AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB ------------------------------------------------------ BADGER, Graig 2b......... 4 0 3 1 0 1 2 2 0 SHADE, Leon ph/lf....... 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 WOLSKI, Matt dh.......... 3 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 RODRIGUEZ, Cory ph/2b... 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 FRAZIER, Jeff rf......... 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 1 GROSE, Jeff ph/rf....... 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 ESPOSITO, Vinny 3b....... 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 VASQUEZ, Alberto ph..... 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 NORMANE, Steve 1b........ 5 2 2 0 0 2 9 1 2 GAYNOR, Colin c.......... 2 1 1 0 2 0 3 0 0 MOSKOWITZ, Lee c........ 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 DEFENDIS, Johnny lf/cf... 5 0 2 3 0 0 1 0 0 CERULO, Nick cf.......... 4 1 1 1 0 1 5 0 3 MALAFRONTE, Tom p....... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 BIONDE, Mike ss.......... 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 GROVER, Jason ph/ss..... 2 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 KALB, Aaron p............ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 PUSTAY, Matt p.......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DIAL, Erik p............ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 LILLIS, Chris p......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 JANSEN, Jim p........... 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 Totals................... 42 7 15 7 3 9 27 8 11

Score by Innings R H E ------------------------------------------- Florida State....... 012 580 100 - 17 15 0 Rutgers............. 000 410 002 - 7 15 3 -------------------------------------------

E - ESPOSITO(15); NORMANE(7); KALB(1). DP - Knights 1. LOB - Seminoles 10; Knights 11. 2B - Richie(25); Hart 2(9); NORMANE(14); DEFENDIS(5). HR - Wardell(5); Brown(5); Balkcom(9); ESPOSITO(4). SH - Matt Sauls(9). SF - Zech 2(5). SB - Drew(33); McQuade 2(25); BADGER(41).

Florida State IP H R ER BB SO AB BF ----------------------------------------------- Mark Sauls.......... 5.0 10 5 5 1 4 25 26 Eddie Cannon........ 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 4 5 Matt DiBlasi........ 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 3 4 Kevin Lynch......... 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 4 4 Daniel Hodges....... 1.0 3 2 2 0 2 6 6

Rutgers IP H R ER BB SO AB BF ----------------------------------------------- KALB, Aaron......... 3.0 4 6 5 4 1 13 18 PUSTAY, Matt........ 1.0 2 2 2 1 2 5 6 DIAL, Erik.......... 0.1 3 4 4 1 0 3 5 LILLIS, Chris....... 0.0 3 4 4 1 0 3 4 JANSEN, Jim......... 3.2 3 1 1 2 0 14 17 MALAFRONTE, Tom..... 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 3 4

Win - Mark Sauls (5-0). Loss - KALB (2-3). Save - None. WP - DIAL(5); JANSEN(2). BK - Mark Sauls(2); PUSTAY(3); JANSEN(3). Umpires - HP: Tim Catton 1B: John Ausmus 2B: Larry Randall 3B: David Buck Start: 8:05 Time: 3:10 Attendance: 3288 KALB faced 3 batters in the 4th. LILLIS faced 4 batters in the 5th. Game: REG5

Play-by-Play

                          2003 Florida State Baseball
                    Florida State vs Rutgers - Play-by-Play
                 May 31, 2003 at Tallahassee, FL (Dick Howser)

Score by Innings R H E ------------------------------------------- Florida State....... 012 580 100 - 17 15 0 Rutgers............. 000 410 002 - 7 15 3 -------------------------------------------

Florida State starters: 4/ss Drew; 1/lf McQuade; 23/c Richie; 13/dh Mart.-Estev; 5/1b Brown; 30/rf Balkcom; 10/3b Hart; 14/2b Zech; 8/cf Matt Sauls; 21/p Mark Sauls; Rutgers starters: 38/2b BADGER; 28/dh WOLSKI; 35/rf FRAZIER; 13/3b ESPOSITO; 37/1b NORMANE; 15/c GAYNOR; 23/lf DEFENDIS; 12/cf CERULO; 1/ss BIONDE; 47/p KALB;

Florida State 1st - Drew flied out to cf. McQuade walked. McQuade stole second. Richie walked. Mart.-Estev grounded into double play 2b to ss to 1b; Richie out on the play. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Rutgers 1st - BADGER singled to second base. BADGER stole second. WOLSKI struck out swinging. FRAZIER singled to shortstop. ESPOSITO flied out to rf; BADGER advanced to third. NORMANE reached on a fielder's choice; FRAZIER out at second ss to 2b. 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Florida State 2nd - Brown singled to left field. Balkcom reached on a fielder's choice; Brown advanced to second. Hart singled through the right side; Balkcom advanced to second; Brown advanced to third. Zech flied out to cf, SF, RBI; Hart advanced to second on a throwing error by 1b; Balkcom advanced to third; Brown scored. Matt Sauls struck out swinging. Drew grounded out to p. 1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB.

Rutgers 2nd - GAYNOR grounded out to ss. DEFENDIS grounded out to 2b. CERULO struck out swinging. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Florida State 3rd - McQuade grounded out to 1b unassisted. Richie fouled out to rf. Mart.-Estev walked. Brown homered to right center, 2 RBI; Mart.-Estev scored. Balkcom flied out to rf. 2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Rutgers 3rd - BIONDE grounded out to 1b unassisted. BADGER struck out looking. WOLSKI singled through the right side. FRAZIER flied out to lf. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Florida State 4th - Hart doubled to right center. Zech walked. Matt Sauls reached on a fielder's choice, advanced to second on a throwing error by p, RBI; Zech advanced to third; Hart scored, unearned. PUSTAY to p for KALB. Drew walked. McQuade struck out swinging. Richie doubled down the lf line, 2 RBI; Drew advanced to third; Matt Sauls scored; Zech scored. Mart.-Estev singled to left field, 2 RBI; Richie scored; Drew scored. Wardell pinch ran for Mart.-Estev. Brown flied out to rf. Wardell advanced to second on a balk. Balkcom struck out swinging. 5 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB.

Rutgers 4th - ESPOSITO homered to right center, RBI. NORMANE doubled down the lf line. GAYNOR walked. GAYNOR advanced to second on a balk; NORMANE advanced to third on a balk. DEFENDIS popped up to 2b. CERULO singled up the middle, RBI; GAYNOR advanced to third; NORMANE scored. BIONDE grounded out to p, RBI; CERULO advanced to second; GAYNOR scored. BADGER singled, advanced to second on the throw, RBI; CERULO scored. WOLSKI struck out swinging. 4 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Florida State 5th - DIAL to p for PUSTAY. Hart singled to shortstop. Zech walked; Hart advanced to second. Matt Sauls out at first p to 2b, SAC, bunt; Zech advanced to second; Hart advanced to third. Drew singled to shortstop, RBI; Zech advanced to third; Hart scored. Drew stole second; Zech scored on a wild pitch. McQuade singled through the right side, advanced to second on the throw, RBI; Drew scored. LILLIS to p for DIAL. McQuade stole third. Richie singled down the lf line, RBI; McQuade scored. Wardell homered to right center, 2 RBI; Richie scored. Brown walked. Balkcom homered to left field, 2 RBI; Brown scored. JANSEN to p for LILLIS. Hart grounded out to p. Zech walked. Matt Sauls reached on a fielding error by 3b; Zech advanced to second. Drew singled to right field; Matt Sauls advanced to second; Zech advanced to third. Manasa pinch hit for McQuade. Manasa grounded out to 2b. 8 runs, 7 hits, 1 error, 3 LOB.

Rutgers 5th - Manasa to lf. FRAZIER grounded out to 3b. ESPOSITO out at first 1b to p. NORMANE singled to left field. GAYNOR singled up the middle; NORMANE advanced to second. DEFENDIS singled to center field, RBI; GAYNOR advanced to second; NORMANE scored. CERULO reached on a fielder's choice; DEFENDIS out at second ss to 2b. 1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Florida State 6th - Richie popped up to 2b. Wardell fouled out to 1b. Brown fouled out to 3b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Rutgers 6th - Cannon to p for Mark Sauls. Cheesman to c for Richie. GROVER pinch hit for BIONDE. GROVER walked. BADGER singled to first base; GROVER advanced to second. RODRIGUEZ pinch hit for WOLSKI. RODRIGUEZ struck out swinging. FRAZIER flied out to lf. ESPOSITO flied out to rf. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Florida State 7th - GROVER to ss. Balkcom singled to left field. Balkcom advanced to second on a balk. Hart doubled to right field; Balkcom advanced to third. Zech flied out to cf, SF, RBI; Hart advanced to third; Balkcom scored. Matt Sauls grounded out to p. Drew out at first 1b to p. 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Rutgers 7th - DiBlasi to p for Cannon. NORMANE struck out swinging. GAYNOR walked. DEFENDIS grounded out to 2b; GAYNOR advanced to second. CERULO popped up to 2b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Florida State 8th - Manasa walked. Cheesman flied out to cf. Wardell flied out to cf. Manasa advanced to second on a wild pitch. Brown popped up to ss. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Rutgers 8th - K. Lynch to p for DiBlasi. GROVER struck out swinging. SHADE pinch hit for BADGER. SHADE flied out to rf. RODRIGUEZ singled to third base. GROSE pinch hit for FRAZIER. GROSE grounded out to 1b unassisted. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Florida State 9th - SHADE to lf. RODRIGUEZ to 2b. GROSE to rf. MOSKOWITZ to c for GAYNOR. DEFENDIS to cf. MALAFRONTE to p for CERULO. / for JANSEN. Balkcom flied out to cf. Richmond pinch hit for Hart. Richmond grounded out to 1b unassisted. Zech walked. Matt Sauls popped up to 1b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Rutgers 9th - Richmond to 3b. Hodges to p for K. Lynch. VASQUEZ pinch hit for ESPOSITO. VASQUEZ singled through the left side. NORMANE struck out looking. MOSKOWITZ singled through the left side; VASQUEZ advanced to second. DEFENDIS doubled to right center, 2 RBI; MOSKOWITZ scored; VASQUEZ scored. MALAFRONTE to p for SHADE. GROVER to ss for MALAFRONTE. SHADE to lf for GROVER. GROVER struck out swinging. SHADE grounded out to 3b. 2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

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