MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

April 20, 2013

College baseball


From staff, wire reports

CONNORS STATE 6, EASTERN 5 — At Warner, Jiro Morales’ single in the 12th inning brought across Yariel Gonzalez with the winning run. It was Morales’ second hit of the game. Gonzalez doubled to start the inning. Justin Farrell (3-0) got the win in relief of starter Josh Hammill who went 8 1/3 innings, striking out 13 Eastern batters.

The Cowboys, 37-5 and atop the OCAC at 8-2  tied the season series at one game each as the two clubs will play at 1 p.m. today in Wilburton. Eastern is now 23-19 and 6-4.

OKLAHOMA 10, NEW ORLEANS 0 — Jack Mayfield only had one hit, but it was a three-run homer, his fourth of the season.The Sooners (29-10) snapped a three-game losing streak. New Orleans is 6-34 as OU pitcher Jonathan Gray threw six innings, holding he Privateers to two hits and struck out 10.

OKLAHOMA STATE 9, KANSAS STATE 2 — Robbie Rea homered twice for the Cowboys (26-10, 6-6 Big 12) at Stillwater, and Jason Hursh won for the first time in his last four starts. Rea was 2-for-3 with three RBIs. KSU (27-12, 6-4) got 11 hits off Hursh in seven innings of work.

ORAL ROBERTS 8, SAM HOUSTON 4 — The Golden Eagles (12-23, 7-6) scored six runs on just three hits and drew five free passes in the top of the first. It tied a season high for runs scored in an inning, matching the mark of a month ago at Oklahoma. Alex Gonzalez had eight strikeouts in the victory.

TEXAS A&M 5, ARKANSAS 3 – Jonathan Moroney hit an eighth-inning, pinch-hit grand slam to lift Texas A&M (22-17, 7-9 SEC) to a win over Arkansas (25-15, 9-7 SEC) on Friday in Fayetteville, Ark.