UT's Morgan Cooper delivers pitch in the first inning against Kansas at UFCU Disch-Falk Field Friday April 15, 2016. JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN

BEVO BEAT Baseball

Instant reaction: Baylor 2, Texas 1

Posted May 19th, 2016


Where it went wrong: With the tying runner on third, Tres Barrera swung at a ball outside of the zone to end the eighth. In a similar situation in the sixth, Barrera came through with Texas’ only RBI of the game.

The starter: Morgan Cooper went six innings and gave up two unearned runs in the fifth inning. However, Cooper had a hand in the runs. After hitting the leadoff batter, he threw wildly to first on a sac bunt. Those two runners came around to score.

Top hitter: Jake McKenzie, 2-3, 2B.


Key stat: There were no walks in the game.

Next game: 6 p.m., Friday vs. Baylor.

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