Chris Taylor was looking like as if he had let his team down especially when it comes to doing his part during the game which according to him set Virginia up for a bad loss in the Super Regional. He however didn’t give himself a chance to redeem himself and came through with probably the biggest hit that resulted in a loss just a two out and two run single in the bottom of the ninth innings led the team to a great 3-2 victory against their rivals the UC Irvine and now they are back in the College World Series. The sophomore shortstop said “I’m speechless right now,” after which followed a celebration which also included a filed dogpile.
He said “This is a dream come true. A player can only dream of a moment like this,” Virginia was then down to a last strike against Matt Summers who was making his first relief appearance of this season, when later David Coleman singled to the center on a 1-2 pitch, later Jared King managed to single of his leg and Reed Gragnini the pinch hitter walked on four pitches. Scores
Now that the bases were loaded Taylor knew that summers be hiding a throw strike. But he stood and watched as the first offering by Summers’ looked like a good hittable strike he said “I was a little upset I didn’t swing at it,” “But I’m glad I didn’t swing now.”
Taylor said after the game “I should have had that ball. I really think I should have caught that ball and I felt really bad about it,” “But I’m just glad … I got a chance to redeem myself.”
Madigan scored after Drew Hillman was grounded into double play, the Cavilers decided to concede the run even though they were baffled through the game by the Anteaters’ bullpen. The only run was before the ninth inning on the initial home run by Kenny Swab during the sixth. Basketball scores
Gillespie the coach for UC Irvine said “His stuff was still good,” “We didn’t have a guy that we wanted to bring into that situation.” This was definitely one of those rare games where the people watching actually try not to blink or they will miss the action. NFL odds