Baseball at Arkansas -- 4/12/15 -- Postgame Notes

April 12, 2015

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Kentucky at Arkansas
Baum Stadium at George Cole Field
April 12, 2015
Attendance: 7,578

FINAL SCORE: Arkansas 7, Kentucky 3

Team Records and Series Notes

  • Kentucky is 19-15, 5-9 in the Southeastern Conference. Arkansas is 20-16, 7-8 in the SEC.
  • UK head coach Gary Henderson has a 215-166 all-time record in his seventh year.
    • Henderson has a 7-8 all-time record vs. Arkansas.
  • Arkansas leads the all-time series with Kentucky, 37-24, including a 20-10 all-time record in Arkansas.
  • Kentucky will return to action on Tuesday vs. Western Kentucky at 6:30 p.m. at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

Team Notes

  • Kentucky allowed just its 10th first-inning run of the year, the fewest runs allowed in an inning over the 2015 season.
  • The Wildcats have turned 35 double plays on the year.
    • UK’s three double plays turned tied its season high, done four times, last vs. Mississippi State on March 22.
  • UK is 13-10 when facing a right-handed starting pitcher.
  • UK is 4-3 on Sundays in 2015.

Individual Notes

  • Sophomore second baseman JaVon Shelby made his team-leading 86th consecutive start.
    • Shelby drew his team-leading 25th walk of the year.
    • Shelby has reached base safely in 14 of 29 opportunities to leadoff an inning.
    • Shelby extended his hitting streak to a club-best eight games.
    • Shelby hit his fourth homer of the year and the eighth of his career.
  • Junior centerfielder Kyle Barrett played in his team-leading 125th career game, starting his team-best 109th contest.
  • Junior righty Kyle Cody made his eighth start of the year in his ninth appearance.
    • Cody appeared in his 42nd career game, making his team-high 24th start.
  • Freshman lefty Zach Logue appeared in his 11th game of the year and his ninth in relief.
  • Junior righty Taylor Martin appeared in his seventh game of the year and the 25th of his career.
  • Senior Spencer Jack pitched in his 13th game and his 39th career game.