Baseball

2017 RECORD: 20-16; NESCAC: 8-4; NR: - NCAA TOURNAMENT: 8 APPEARANCES NESCAC TITLES: 3 (2004, '05, '13)

April 13, 2017 Amherst at Eastern Conn. St.

(7-9)
14
(11-8)
7
Line Score
Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Amherst 5 0 1 3 4 0 0 1 0 14 12 0
Eastern Conn. St. 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 0 0 7 5 5

Box Score

Amherst Batters

Hitters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB
Max Steinhorn 2b 3 1 0 1 2 0 3
Matt Santos 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Harry Roberson ss 6 1 3 1 0 2 4
Will Murphy ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Yanni Thanopoulos cf 5 2 2 2 1 0 2
Anthony Spina rf 2 4 1 0 3 0 0
Nick Nardone 3b 4 3 3 5 0 0 0
Sam Ellinwood dh 6 1 1 1 0 1 4
Chase Henley 1b 4 1 1 0 1 0 0
Zach Horwitz 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Severino Tocci c 2 0 0 0 2 0 0
Joe Feldman c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ryan Hardin lf 3 1 1 1 0 1 0
Ariel Kenney lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Davis Brown p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Landry Mayo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mike Dow p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Andrew Ferrero p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 38 14 12 11 9 4 13
Batting
HR: Nick Nardone
RBI: Max Steinhorn , Harry Roberson , Yanni Thanopoulos (2) , Nick Nardone (5) , Sam Ellinwood , Ryan Hardin
Sac Fly: Max Steinhorn , Nick Nardone , Ryan Hardin
GDIP: Anthony Spina
Fielding
DP: Max Steinhorn (2) , Harry Roberson (2) , Chase Henley (2)

Eastern Conn. St. Batters

Hitters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB
Cory Baldwin ss 2 0 0 0 1 1 0
Dale Keller ss 2 1 1 1 0 0 1
Alexander White lf 1 2 0 0 3 0 0
Ryan Hood ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alex Zachary cf 3 0 1 1 0 0 0
Stephen Cochrane rf 1 1 0 0 1 1 0
Alex Parkos 3b 1 0 0 0 2 1 0
Drew Alexopoulos 1b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
Mike Funaro ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pat Sirois rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 3
John Mesagno lf 1 0 1 3 0 0 0
Devin Belenski dh 4 0 0 0 0 1 1
D.J. Scavone 1b 1 0 0 0 1 0 1
Collin Russell 3b 1 1 0 0 1 1 0
Christian Budzik 2b 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
William Coleman 2b 1 1 1 1 0 0 0
Jake LeFevre c 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Merlyn Herrera c 1 1 0 0 1 0 0
Ben Ruddock p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Brian Hnatuk p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nick Rascati p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sam Kosterich p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jason Staub p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Noah Gulino p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Luis Vega p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 29 7 5 6 10 7 6
Batting
3B: John Mesagno , William Coleman
RBI: Dale Keller , Alex Zachary , John Mesagno (3) , William Coleman
GDIP: Christian Budzik , Jake LeFevre
Fielding
E: Cory Baldwin , Alex Parkos , Pat Sirois , D.J. Scavone , Luis Vega
DP: Alex Parkos , D.J. Scavone

Amherst Pitchers

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR
Davis Brown (W, 1-1) 6.0 2 1 0 6 3 0
Landry Mayo 0.1 2 5 5 3 1 0
Mike Dow 0.1 1 1 1 1 1 0
Andrew Ferrero 2.1 0 0 0 0 2 0
Totals 9.0 5 7 6 10 7 0
Pitching
Batters faced: Davis Brown (23) , Landry Mayo (6) , Mike Dow (3) , Andrew Ferrero (8)
HBP: Andrew Ferrero

Eastern Conn. St. Pitchers

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR
Ben Ruddock (L, 0-2) 0.0 2 4 4 2 0 0
Brian Hnatuk 2.2 6 2 1 1 0 0
Nick Rascati 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sam Kosterich 1.0 2 3 2 1 1 1
Jason Staub 1.0 2 4 4 1 0 0
Noah Gulino 2.0 0 0 0 3 2 0
Luis Vega 2.0 0 1 0 1 1 0
Totals 9.0 12 14 11 9 4 1
Pitching
Batters faced: Ben Ruddock (4) , Brian Hnatuk (16) , Nick Rascati , Sam Kosterich (8) , Jason Staub (8) , Noah Gulino (10) , Luis Vega (7)
HBP: Brian Hnatuk (2) , Jason Staub (2)

Scoring Summary

Innings Play V - H
1st Yanni Thanopoulos singled to right field, 2 RBI; Harry Roberson scored; Max Steinhorn scored. 2 - 0
1st Nick Nardone singled to left field, RBI; Anthony Spina advanced to second; Yanni Thanopoulos scored. 3 - 0
1st Sam Ellinwood singled to left field, RBI; Nick Nardone advanced to second; Anthony Spina scored. 4 - 0
1st Nick Nardone scored on an error by 1b, assist by ss, unearned. 5 - 0
3rd Harry Roberson singled down the lf line, RBI; Max Steinhorn advanced to third; Ryan Hardin scored. 6 - 0
3rd Alex Zachary singled to right field, RBI; Alexander White scored, unearned. 6 - 1
4th Nick Nardone homered to left field, 2 RBI; Anthony Spina scored. 8 - 1
4th Max Steinhorn flied out to cf, sacrifice fly, RBI; Sam Ellinwood scored, unearned. 9 - 1
5th Nick Nardone singled down the lf line, RBI; Anthony Spina advanced to second; Yanni Thanopoulos scored. 10 - 1
5th Chase Henley singled; Nick Nardone advanced to third; Anthony Spina scored on an error by rf. 11 - 1
5th Chase Henley advanced to second on a wild pitch; Nick Nardone scored on a wild pitch. 12 - 1
5th Ryan Hardin flied out to lf, sacrifice fly, RBI; Chase Henley scored. 13 - 1
7th William Coleman tripled to right field, RBI; Collin Russell scored. 13 - 2
7th Dale Keller singled through the right side, RBI; Merlyn Herrera advanced to third; William Coleman scored. 13 - 3
7th Dale Keller advanced to second on a wild pitch; Merlyn Herrera scored on a wild pitch. 13 - 4
7th John Mesagno tripled down the rf line, 3 RBI; Stephen Cochrane scored; Alexander White scored; Dale Keller scored. 13 - 5
8th Nick Nardone flied out to cf, sacrifice fly, RBI; Anthony Spina scored, unearned. 14 - 5

Other Information

Location: Mansfield, Conn.
Stadium: Eastern Stadium
Attendance: 100
Duration: 3:06
Umpires: Home plate - Anthony Letizio , First base - Paul LaJeunesse
Weather: Comfortable

Play By Play

Scoring Summary

Innings Play V - H
1st Yanni Thanopoulos singled to right field, 2 RBI; Harry Roberson scored; Max Steinhorn scored. 2 - 0
1st Nick Nardone singled to left field, RBI; Anthony Spina advanced to second; Yanni Thanopoulos scored. 3 - 0
1st Sam Ellinwood singled to left field, RBI; Nick Nardone advanced to second; Anthony Spina scored. 4 - 0
1st Nick Nardone scored on an error by 1b, assist by ss, unearned. 5 - 0
3rd Harry Roberson singled down the lf line, RBI; Max Steinhorn advanced to third; Ryan Hardin scored. 6 - 0
3rd Alex Zachary singled to right field, RBI; Alexander White scored, unearned. 6 - 1
4th Nick Nardone homered to left field, 2 RBI; Anthony Spina scored. 8 - 1
4th Max Steinhorn flied out to cf, sacrifice fly, RBI; Sam Ellinwood scored, unearned. 9 - 1
5th Nick Nardone singled down the lf line, RBI; Anthony Spina advanced to second; Yanni Thanopoulos scored. 10 - 1
5th Chase Henley singled; Nick Nardone advanced to third; Anthony Spina scored on an error by rf. 11 - 1
5th Chase Henley advanced to second on a wild pitch; Nick Nardone scored on a wild pitch. 12 - 1
5th Ryan Hardin flied out to lf, sacrifice fly, RBI; Chase Henley scored. 13 - 1
7th William Coleman tripled to right field, RBI; Collin Russell scored. 13 - 2
7th Dale Keller singled through the right side, RBI; Merlyn Herrera advanced to third; William Coleman scored. 13 - 3
7th Dale Keller advanced to second on a wild pitch; Merlyn Herrera scored on a wild pitch. 13 - 4
7th John Mesagno tripled down the rf line, 3 RBI; Stephen Cochrane scored; Alexander White scored; Dale Keller scored. 13 - 5
8th Nick Nardone flied out to cf, sacrifice fly, RBI; Anthony Spina scored, unearned. 14 - 5

All Plays

Top of 1st Inning

Max Steinhorn walked.
Max Steinhorn advanced to second on a wild pitch.
Harry Roberson singled to right field; Max Steinhorn advanced to third.
Harry Roberson advanced to second on a wild pitch.
Yanni Thanopoulos singled to right field, 2 RBI; Harry Roberson scored; Max Steinhorn scored.
Anthony Spina walked; Yanni Thanopoulos advanced to second.
Brian Hnatuk to p for Ben Ruddock.
Nick Nardone singled to left field, RBI; Anthony Spina advanced to second; Yanni Thanopoulos scored.
Anthony Spina advanced to third.
Sam Ellinwood singled to left field, RBI; Nick Nardone advanced to second; Anthony Spina scored.
Chase Henley reached on a fielder's choice; Sam Ellinwood out at second 2b to ss; Nick Nardone advanced to third. (1 out)
Nick Nardone scored on an error by 1b, assist by ss, unearned.
Chase Henley advanced to second on a wild pitch.
Severino Tocci lined out to ss. (2 out)
Ryan Hardin hit by pitch.
Max Steinhorn grounded out to p. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 5 Runs , 4 Hits , 1 Errors , 2 LOB

Bottom of 1st Inning

Cory Baldwin walked.
Alexander White walked; Cory Baldwin advanced to second.
Alex Zachary flied out to rf. (1 out)
Alex Parkos struck out swinging. (2 out)
Pat Sirois out at first 2b to p. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 2 LOB

Top of 2nd Inning

Harry Roberson singled through the right side.
Yanni Thanopoulos singled to center field; Harry Roberson advanced to second.
Anthony Spina grounded into double play 3b to 1b; Yanni Thanopoulos advanced to second; Harry Roberson out on the play. (2 out)
Nick Nardone hit by pitch.
Sam Ellinwood fouled out to 1b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 2 Hits , 0 Errors , 2 LOB

Bottom of 2nd Inning

Devin Belenski out at first 1b to p. (1 out)
D.J. Scavone walked.
Christian Budzik grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b; D.J. Scavone out on the play. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 3rd Inning

Chase Henley grounded out to 3b. (1 out)
Severino Tocci grounded out to 3b. (2 out)
Ryan Hardin singled to center field.
Max Steinhorn walked; Ryan Hardin advanced to second.
Harry Roberson singled down the lf line, RBI; Max Steinhorn advanced to third; Ryan Hardin scored.
Nick Rascati to p for Brian Hnatuk.
Harry Roberson stole second.
Yanni Thanopoulos flied out to rf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 1 Runs , 2 Hits , 0 Errors , 2 LOB

Bottom of 3rd Inning

Jake LeFevre out at first 1b to p. (1 out)
Cory Baldwin struck out swinging. (2 out)
Alexander White walked.
Alexander White advanced to second on a passed ball.
Alex Zachary singled to right field, RBI; Alexander White scored, unearned.
Alex Zachary out at second rf to c to ss. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 1 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 4th Inning

Sam Kosterich to p for Nick Rascati.
Anthony Spina singled through the right side.
Anthony Spina advanced to second on a wild pitch.
Nick Nardone homered to left field, 2 RBI; Anthony Spina scored.
Sam Ellinwood reached first on a fielding error by ss.
Chase Henley reached first on a fielding error by 3b; Sam Ellinwood advanced to second.
Sam Ellinwood advanced to third.
Severino Tocci walked; Chase Henley advanced to second.
Ryan Hardin struck out swinging. (1 out)
Max Steinhorn flied out to cf, sacrifice fly, RBI; Sam Ellinwood scored, unearned.
Harry Roberson lined out to ss. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 3 Runs , 2 Hits , 2 Errors , 2 LOB

Bottom of 4th Inning

Alex Parkos walked.
Pat Sirois struck out swinging. (1 out)
Devin Belenski popped up to ss. (2 out)
D.J. Scavone flied out to cf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 5th Inning

Jason Staub to p for Sam Kosterich.
Yanni Thanopoulos walked.
Yanni Thanopoulos advanced to second on a passed ball.
Anthony Spina hit by pitch.
Nick Nardone singled down the lf line, RBI; Anthony Spina advanced to second; Yanni Thanopoulos scored.
Sam Ellinwood flied out to lf. (1 out)
Chase Henley singled; Nick Nardone advanced to third; Anthony Spina scored on an error by rf.
Chase Henley advanced to second on a wild pitch; Nick Nardone scored on a wild pitch.
Chase Henley advanced to third on a wild pitch.
Severino Tocci hit by pitch.
Ryan Hardin flied out to lf, sacrifice fly, RBI; Chase Henley scored.
Max Steinhorn flied out to rf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 4 Runs , 2 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 5th Inning

Christian Budzik singled to right field.
Jake LeFevre grounded into double play 2b to ss to 1b; Christian Budzik out on the play. (2 out)
Cory Baldwin flied out to lf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 6th Inning

William Coleman to 2b for Christian Budzik.
Dale Keller to ss for Cory Baldwin.
Alex Parkos to 1b.
Collin Russell to 3b for D.J. Scavone.
Merlyn Herrera to c for Jake LeFevre.
Noah Gulino to p for Jason Staub.
Harry Roberson struck out swinging, reached first on a wild pitch.
Yanni Thanopoulos flied out to rf. (1 out)
Anthony Spina walked; Harry Roberson advanced to second.
Nick Nardone flied out to cf. (2 out)
Sam Ellinwood lined out to lf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 2 LOB

Bottom of 6th Inning

Alexander White flied out to lf. (1 out)
Alex Zachary flied out to lf. (2 out)
Alex Parkos walked.
Pat Sirois flied out to lf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 7th Inning

Stephen Cochrane to cf for Alex Zachary.
Drew Alexopoulos to 1b for Alex Parkos.
Chase Henley walked.
William Coleman to 2b for Ryan Hood.
Severino Tocci walked; Chase Henley advanced to second.
Ryan Hardin flied out to rf. (1 out)
Max Steinhorn flied out to rf; Chase Henley advanced to third. (2 out)
Harry Roberson struck out swinging. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 2 LOB

Bottom of 7th Inning

Joe Feldman to c for Severino Tocci.
Ariel Kenney to lf for Ryan Hardin.
Landry Mayo to p for Davis Brown.
Devin Belenski struck out swinging. (1 out)
Collin Russell walked.
William Coleman tripled to right field, RBI; Collin Russell scored.
Merlyn Herrera walked.
Dale Keller singled through the right side, RBI; Merlyn Herrera advanced to third; William Coleman scored.
Dale Keller advanced to second on a wild pitch; Merlyn Herrera scored on a wild pitch.
Alexander White walked.
Mike Dow to p for Landry Mayo.
Stephen Cochrane walked; Alexander White advanced to second; Dale Keller advanced to third.
Drew Alexopoulos struck out swinging. (2 out)
John Mesagno pinch hit for Pat Sirois.
John Mesagno tripled down the rf line, 3 RBI; Stephen Cochrane scored; Alexander White scored; Dale Keller scored.
Andrew Ferrero to p for Mike Dow.
Devin Belenski grounded out to ss. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 6 Runs , 3 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 8th Inning

Alexander White to cf.
Stephen Cochrane to rf.
John Mesagno to lf.
Luis Vega to p for Noah Gulino.
Yanni Thanopoulos flied out to rf. (1 out)
Anthony Spina walked.
Anthony Spina advanced to second on an error by p, failed pickoff attempt.
Anthony Spina advanced to third.
Nick Nardone flied out to cf, sacrifice fly, RBI; Anthony Spina scored, unearned.
Sam Ellinwood struck out swinging. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 1 Runs , 0 Hits , 1 Errors , 0 LOB

Bottom of 8th Inning

Collin Russell struck out swinging. (1 out)
William Coleman hit by pitch.
Merlyn Herrera reached on a fielder's choice; William Coleman out at second 2b to ss. (2 out)
Dale Keller grounded out to p. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 9th Inning

Zach Horwitz pinch hit for Chase Henley.
Zach Horwitz grounded out to 2b. (1 out)
Joe Feldman grounded out to 3b. (2 out)
Ariel Kenney popped up to 2b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Bottom of 9th Inning

Zach Horwitz to 1b.
Ryan Hood pinch hit for Alexander White.
Matt Santos to 2b for Max Steinhorn.
Will Murphy to ss for Harry Roberson.
Ryan Hood grounded out to ss. (1 out)
Stephen Cochrane struck out swinging. (2 out)
Mike Funaro pinch hit for Drew Alexopoulos.
Mike Funaro grounded out to 1b unassisted. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB