No. 15 Oregon Evens Series With 13-4 Win Over USC Baseball
LOS ANGELES – The USC baseball team fell, 13-4, to No. 15 Oregon on Saturday afternoon at Dedeaux Field, setting up a rubber match between the teams tomorrow.
USC falls to 17-12 overall and 6-5 in Pac-12 play, while the Ducks improve to 21-8, 7-4. The Trojan loss comes a day after USC won the opener 9-5.
Oregon jumped ahead early with seven runs on seven hits in the second inning and USC was never able to sustain a rally. The Ducks added five runs in the fourth and one in the fifth to cap their scoring.
USC manufactured a run in the third and then got an RBI triple from Brady Shockey and a run-scoring single from Garret Guillemette in the fourth. Guillemette also added an RBI double in the sixth.
Each team used four pitchers on the day, with Caleb Sloan getting the win in relief for the Ducks. Kyle Wisch ate some late innings to help keep the Trojans from dipping further into the pen, tossing 4.0 scoreless to end the game.
- Kyle Wisch: 4.0 IP, H, 0R, BB, K
- Garret Guillemette: 2-for-3, 2 RBI, 2B
- Brady Shockey: 2-for-3, RBI, 2R, 3B, 2B
USC closes its series with the Ducks tomorrow at 12 p.m. Sunday's game will have an audio only stream on USCTrojans.com.