April 17, 2003

Recap

Box Score

                    2003 Notre Dame Baseball Stats                 Pittsburgh at #13 Notre Dame (Game 1)           Apr 17, 2003 at Notre Dame, Indiana (Eck Stadium)
Pittsburgh 2 (26-12,7-7 BIG EAST)
Name (Pos) AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB AvgBen Copeland cf........... 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 1 .333Mike Scanzano 3b.......... 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .343Bryan Spamer ss........... 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .315Tom Cashman 1b............ 3 0 1 1 0 0 3 0 1 .359Stuart Rykaceski lf....... 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .343Alex Rybczak c............ 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .290Joe Burger dh............. 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .309Michael Bell rf........... 3 0 2 0 0 1 5 0 0 .242Scott Folmar 2b........... 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 4 .342Joe Engel p............... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 A. Luckette p............. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals.................... 30 2 8 1 0 4 18 4 7
Notre Dame 5 (27-7,8-1 BIG EAST)
Name (Pos) AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB AvgSteve Sollmann 2b......... 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 3 0 .385Brennan Grogan lf......... 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .315Matt Edwards 1b........... 3 0 0 0 0 1 11 1 0 .357Kris Billmaier cf......... 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .280Javi Sanchez c............ 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 1 0 .310Cody Rizzo rf............. 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .356Matt Macri ss............. 3 2 2 1 0 0 0 4 0 .303Steve Andres dh........... 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .314 Matt Bransfield ph........ 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .222Greg Lopez 3b............. 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 .273Chris Niesel p............ 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0Totals.................... 25 5 8 4 1 1 21 11 4

Score by innings: R H E-------------------------------------------Pittsburgh 002 000 0 - 2 8 0Notre Dame 030 101 - 5 8 2-------------------------------------------
E - Matt Macri 2(13).DP - Panthers 1. LOB - Panthers 7; Irish 4.2B - Cody Rizzo(10); Matt Macri 2(11).SF - Bransfield(2).
Pittsburgh IP H R ER BB SO AB BF ERA NPJoe Engel........... 5.1 8 5 5 1 1 24 25 5.32 80A. Luckette......... 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0.00 2
Notre Dame IP H R ER BB SO AB BF ERA NPChris Niesel........ 7.0 8 2 2 0 4 30 30 2.85 111

Win - Chris Niesel 5-1. Loss - Joe Engel 3-4. Save - None.WP - Chris Niesel(6).Umpires -Start: 12:05 PM Time: 1:50 Attendance:
Game Notes:ID-179150

Play-by-play

                    2003 Notre Dame Baseball Stats                   Pittsburgh at Notre Dame (Game 1)           Apr 17, 2003 at Notre Dame, Indiana (Eck Stadium)
Score by innings: R H E-------------------------------------------Pittsburgh 002 000 0 - 2 8 0Notre Dame 030 101 - 5 8 2-------------------------------------------
Pittsburgh inning 1
Ben Copeland grounded out to 2b (0-0). M. Scanzano grounded out to 1b unassisted (1-2). Bryan Spamer singled to left field (3-2). Tom Cashman grounded out to 2b (2-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.
Notre Dame inning 1
S. Sollmann flied out to cf to right center (3-1). B. Grogan flied out to cf to left center (0-0). Matt Edwards flied out to lf (0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.
Pittsburgh inning 2
S. Rykaceski reached on a fielding error by ss (1-2). S. Rykaceski out at first c to 1b, picked off. Alex Rybczak flied out to lf to left center (2-2). Joe Burger reached on a fielding error by ss (0-0). Michael Bell singled to left center (0-2); Joe Burger advanced to second. Scott Folmar struck out looking (0-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 2 errors, 2 LOB.
Notre Dame inning 2
K. Billmaier walked (3-2). Javi Sanchez flied out to rf (1-0). Cody Rizzo singled to left center, advanced to second on the throw (0-0); K. Billmaier advanced to third. Matt Macri doubled down the lf line, RBI (3-2); Cody Rizzo advanced to third; K. Billmaier scored. Steve Andres reached on a fielder's choice, RBI (0-0); Matt Macri advanced to third on the throw; Cody Rizzo scored. Greg Lopez singled to left center, RBI (1-2); Steve Andres advanced to second; Matt Macri scored. S. Sollmann popped up to cf to right center (1-2). B. Grogan grounded out to 1b unassisted (3-0). 3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.
Pittsburgh inning 3
Ben Copeland struck out (1-2). M. Scanzano singled down the rf line (1-1). Bryan Spamer singled to right center (1-0); M. Scanzano advanced to second. Tom Cashman singled to right center, RBI (1-1); Bryan Spamer advanced to second; M. Scanzano scored. S. Rykaceski reached on a fielder's choice (0-1); Tom Cashman out at second ss to 2b; Bryan Spamer advanced to third. S. Rykaceski advanced to second on a wild pitch; Bryan Spamer scored on a wild pitch. Alex Rybczak grounded out to 3b (1-2). 2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.
Notre Dame inning 3
Matt Edwards struck out (1-2). K. Billmaier flied out to rf (2-2). Javi Sanchez singled to third base. Cody Rizzo reached on a fielder's choice (0-0); Javi Sanchez out at second 2b to ss. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.
Pittsburgh inning 4
Joe Burger grounded out to ss (1-1). Michael Bell singled down the lf line (0-0). Scott Folmar flied out to cf to left center (1-2). Ben Copeland grounded out to 2b (1-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.
Notre Dame inning 4
Matt Macri doubled to left center (0-2). Steve Andres singled to right center (0-0); Matt Macri advanced to third. Greg Lopez grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b (1-1); Steve Andres out on the play; Matt Macri scored. S. Sollmann singled to center field (0-0). B. Grogan fouled out to rf (0-0). 1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.
Pittsburgh inning 5
M. Scanzano grounded out to 3b (1-2). Bryan Spamer grounded out to ss
(2-2). Tom Cashman grounded out to 1b unassisted (0-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.
Notre Dame inning 5
Matt Edwards flied out to rf (2-2). K. Billmaier grounded out to 3b (2-2). Javi Sanchez flied out to cf (3-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.
Pittsburgh inning 6
S. Rykaceski singled down the lf line (0-0). Alex Rybczak singled to left center (0-0); S. Rykaceski advanced to second. Joe Burger struck out swinging, bunt (2-2). Michael Bell struck out (2-2). Scott Folmar popped up to 2b up the middle (0-1). 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.
Notre Dame inning 6
Cody Rizzo doubled to left field (2-1). Matt Macri flied out to rf to right center (3-2); Cody Rizzo advanced to third. A. Luckette to p for Joe Engel. Bransfield pinch hit for Steve Andres. Bransfield flied out to lf, SF, RBI (0-0); Cody Rizzo scored. Greg Lopez popped up to 2b (0-0). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.
Pittsburgh inning 7
Ben Copeland flied out to lf (3-2). M. Scanzano grounded out to ss (0-2). Bryan Spamer out at first 1b to p (1-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.
Game Notes:ID-179150