Hoosiers Host Hilltoppers On Wednesday
April 16, 2014HOOSIER SPORTS 365
INDIANA ATHLETICS RELEASE
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - The 18th ranked Indiana University baseball team (21-11) plays host to the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers on Wednesday, with first pitch scheduled for 6:05 p.m. ET. Indiana saw its 9-game winning streak snapped in a one-run loss to Morehead State on Sunday. Trailing by five runs entering the ninth inning, the Hoosiers got a grand slam from Scott Donleyand had the winning run at the plate in the bottom of the inning but came up just short.
In the first game of the series against the Eagles on Friday, senior LHP Joey DeNatonotched his 31st career win, setting a new school record for wins by a pitcher. He allowed one run on five hits in five innings of work. DeNato is also the IU all-time leader in strikeouts (257).
Junior 1B Sam Travisalso had hit 10-game hit streak end on Sunday. It was the second 10-game hit streak of the year for Travis, as he hit .500 with 5 HR, 18 RBI and 13 runs scored during the most recent streak.
Junior C/OF Kyle Schwarberhas a 13-game hit streak entering this week. He is hitting .415 with three HR, 11 RBI and 15 runs scored.
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