Baseball vs. No. 20 Miss. State -- Postgame Notes -- 3/22/15

March 22, 2015

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Kentucky Baseball
Postgame Notes
UK vs. Mississippi State
Lexington, Ky. -- Cliff Hagan Stadium

FINAL SCORE: Kentucky 5, Mississippi State 12

Team Notes

  • With the loss, Kentucky drops to 15-8. With the win, Mississippi State improves to 18-8.
  • MSU leads the all-time series, 57-35.
  • Kentucky is now 1-2 in their black uniforms.
  • Kentucky’s next game is on Tuesday at Western Kentucky at 7 p.m. ET at Bowling Green Ballpark.

Individual Notes

  • Junior right-handed pitcher Kyle Cody started his sixth game of the season.
  • Junior centerfielder Kyle Barrett started his team-best 99th career game and played in his team-leading 115th career game.
    • Barrett extended his hitting streak to six games.
    • Barrett charted team-high 15th multiple hit game.
  • Sophomore second baseman JaVon Shelby made his team-leading 75th consecutive start.
    • Shelby extended his streak of reaching base safely to 14 consecutive games.
  • Redshirt junior career Greg Fettes hit his second double of the season.
  • Junior outfielder Dorian Hairston hit his third career double.
    • Hairston had his first multiple RBI game of the season.
  • Freshmen first baseman Evan White increased his hitting streak to six games.