Clemson Tigers roll, take series from BC

04/06/2013 9:17 PM

04/06/2013 9:18 PM

Clemson scored four runs in the first inning and cruised to a 9-2 win to take the services victory over Boston College at Commander Shea Field on Saturday afternoon.

Freshman right-hander Clate Schmidt (3-1) tied a career high with seven innings pitched, holding the Eagles to two runs on six hits and five walks with two strikeouts.

Patrick Andrews pitched two scoreless innings to cap off the win for the Tigers (20-11, 8-6 ACC).

Eric Stevens (0-7), the first of four BC pitchers, yielded seven runs on nine hits and one walk.

Tyler Slaton, Thomas Brittle and Shane Kennedy had two hits apiece to pace Clemson’s 12-hit attack.

The Tigers did not strike out in the game.

Blake Butera, John Hennessy and Matt Pare had two hits apiece for Boston College, which amassed seven hits.

Clemson Boston College
ab r h bi ab r h bi
Slaton lf 4 2 2 0 Cronin ss 2 1 0 0
Gibson lf 1 0 0 0 Butera 2b 4 0 2 0
Brittle cf 4 2 2 0 Hnssy 3b 4 1 2 1
Boulwre c 4 0 0 2 Bourdn cf 4 0 0 0
Kenndy 3b 4 1 2 2 Pare c 4 0 2 1
Costign dh 2 1 1 1 Sauter dh 4 0 0 0
Bradley dh 1 0 0 0 Hoggrth lf 4 0 1 0
Duggar rf 3 1 1 0 Shaw 1b 0 0 0 0
Triller rf 1 1 1 0 Ferrick 1b 3 0 0 0
Krieger ss 4 0 1 0 McGvrn rf 3 0 0 0
McGibn 1b 4 1 1 1
Baum 2b 3 0 1 0
Dunster 2b 1 0 0 0
Totals 36 9 12 6 Totals 32 2 7 2
Clemson 411 010 110 9
Boston College 000 100 100 2

E—Cronin (4); Shaw (5); Stevens (3). DP—Clemson 1. LOB—Clemson 4; BC 9. 2B—Brittle (4); Costigan (5); Triller (2); Hennessy (6); Hoggarth (5). SH—McGovern (2). SF—Boulware (1); Kennedy (4). CS—Brittle (3); Butera (2).

Clemson IP H R ER BB SO
Schmidt W,3-1 7 6 2 2 5 2
Andrews 2 1 0 0 0 0
Boston College IP H R ER BB SO
Stevens L,0-7 5 9 7 4 1 0
Stone 12/3 1 1 0 1 0
Poore 11/3 2 1 1 0 0
Nicklas 1 0 0 0 0 0

WP—Stevens 2 (5). PB—Pare (4). Umpires—HP: Phelps Prescott 1B: David Pritchett 3B: Frank Sylvester. T—2:41. A—1,651.

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