Records: MSU (28-17, 11-10) A&M (27-18, 10-11)
Game time: 3:44
Winning pitcher: Grayson Long (6-1)
Losing pitcher: Ben Bracewell (3-4)
Save: Ty Schlottmann (2)
Play of the game: Brett Pirtle lined out to the Aggie shortstop to leave the bases loaded in the sixth inning. MSU was down just one.
Big inning: 4th: The Aggies scored two runs, after the first two batters were retired in the inning.
Top Dawg: Jacob Lindgren: The threw 2 2/3 solid innings and had 7 strikeouts to give MSU a chance.
Stat of the game: 13-4: The number of hits and strikeouts the Bulldog offense had.
Multiple hits: MSU (Wes Rea 3, Brett Pirtle 2, Seth Heck 2, Zack Randolph 2) A&M (Blake Allemand 3, Nick Banks 2, Logan Taylor 2)
Quote of the game:
“We just got off to a horrendous start. We were just a step slow in everything we did.” – MSU head coach John Cohen
Song to describe game:
I’m sure many Bulldog fans just want to sit on their front porch after this loss. I hope you enjoy.
What it means: MSU had an outside chance of hosting a regional, but losing the series to A&M more than likely dashed those hopes.