Memphis was held down by UConn starting pitcher Carson Cross as the Tigers dropped the series opener, 10-1, to the Huskies Friday at J.O. Christian Field. Game Two is scheduled for Saturday at 12:00 p.m. central time.
Baseball - Memphis scored five runs in the fifth inning and held a lead for the entire game as the Tigers beat Ole Miss, 10-5, Wednesday at Swayze Field. The victory improved Memphis to 3-2 this season against the SEC with wins over Arkansas and Mississippi State.
Darien Tubbs smashed two home runs, including a grand slam, and drove in a season-high seven runs to lead Memphis to an 11-6 win over Belmont Tuesday at FedExPark.
Memphis closer Nolan Blackwood is one of 39 players to be named to the Midseason Stopper of the Year Award Watch List, the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association announced Tuesday.
Memphis heads into this week's midweek games looking to avenge a pair of losses from earlier in the season. The Tigers host Belmont Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. before travelling to Ole Miss to play the Rebels Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.
Memphis right fielder Chris Carrier has been named the American Athletic Conference Hitter of the Week for the second time this season, the league office announced Monday.
Memphis used a three-run sixth inning to beat USF, 6-4, in a pivotal series deciding game Saturday at FedExPark. The win improves the Tigers American Athletic Conference record to 7-5 and keeps them in second place in the league.
After dropping the opening game of the series, 6-2 to USF, Memphis starting pitcher Dylan Toscano tossed a dominant complete game to lead the Tigers to a 4-1 win over the Bulls. The doubleheader split sets up a rubber match Saturday at 2:00 p.m., pending inclement weather.
Memphis and USF will play a doubleheader Friday starting at 2:00 p.m. at FedExPark due to the threat of inclement weather this weekend.
A three-run homer in the seventh inning was all Belmont needed to beat Memphis, 3-1, Wednesday night at FedExPark. Tucker Tubbs was 3-for-4 with the only Tiger run driven in but had his streak of six consecutive games with a home run snapped.
Baseball - 4/14/2015
Memphis blasted three home runs to cruise past Austin Peay, 10-5, Tuesday night at Raymond C. Hand Park. First baseman Tucker Tubbs extended his streak of consecutive games with a home run to six.
The Memphis baseball team is set to play two midweek games for a second consecutive week as the Tigers travel to Austin Peay Tuesday at 6:00 p.m. before returning to FedExPark to host Belmont Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.