No. 24 UK at Western Kentucky -- Postgame Notes

April 24, 2013

Recap | Box Score

  • Junior second baseman J.T. Riddle made his team-leading 106th consecutive start.
    • Riddle’s leadoff single in the second has allowed him to reach as the leadoff hitter in 17-of-34 chances.
    • Riddle stole his sixth base of the year and the 16th of his career.
    • Riddle has now reached in a team-high 10 straight games.
  • Freshman Kyle Cody made his seventh career start on the mound.
    • Cody threw a career-high 97 pitches.
    • He tied his career high with seven strikeouts, also punching out seven earlier vs. WKU.
    • Worked his second quality start of the year, owning both of UK’s midweek quality starts.
  • Senior Zac Zellers made his third career start and his second consecutive start as the leadoff hitter.
    • Zellers was hit by his ninth pitch of the year.
  • Sophomore Austin Cousino was hit by his SEC-leading 15th pitch of the year in the first inning.
    • Cousino hit his fifth homer of the year and the 14th of his career in the sixth.
      • It was Cousino’s second leadoff homer of the year and his first game-tying bomb of 2013.
      • Cousino now has five homers against right-handed pitching and two homers on the road in 2013.
  • S­­ophomore Max Kuhn drew a leadoff walk in the fourth. He has reached as the leadoff hitter in 20-of-39 chances.
  • Sophomore A.J. Reed had his seventh double of the year in the 13th inning.
    • Reed had his team-high 13th multi-hit game of the year.
    • Reed was intentionally walked for the team-high seventh and eighth times.
  • Junior Trevor Gott worked a season-high 3.1 innings in relief.
    • Gott threw a career-high 70 pitches.
  • Freshman Zach Strecker worked a career-high four innings, striking out a career-best five.