TCI Weekly Baseball Wrap

TCI Weekly Baseball Wrap


TCI Weekly Baseball Wrap

Last week was another good one for the Tigets with a win over No. 18 Coastal Carolina and a road series win over Notre Dame.  TCI puts a wrap on last week and hands out our awards for the top performances.



Overall Record            25-7

ACC Record                10-5


Last Week          3-1

4/3     Tuesday        #18 Coastal Carolina         W, 6-1

4/7     Saturday       @ Notre Dame                   L, 2-5

4/8     Saturday       @ Notre Dame                   W, 6-3

4/8     Sunday         @ Notre Dame                   W, 5-2


Next Week

4/10   Tuesday        #10 Georgia (23-9)            6:30PM         North Augusta, SC

4/13   Friday           Miami (FL) (13-18, 7-8)     6:30PM         Clemson

4/14   Saturday       Miami (FL) (13-18, 7-8)     5:00PM         Clemson

4/15   Sunday         Miami (FL) (13-18, 7-8)     1:00PM         Clemson

Note: Records as of Monday, April 9. Miami (FL) hosts Central Florida on Wednesday.


TCI Hitter-of-the Week                #1 Kier Meredith

The freshman outfielder from Winston-Salem, NC made his season debut this weekend and earned his first hitter-of-the-week award after going 4-for-10 (.400) in three games. Meredith had a triple, homer, two RBI, one run, two walks, two HBPs, and was 3-3 on stolen bases with a .900 slugging percentage and a .571 on-base percentage.


         Other hitters of note:

Jordan Greene        5-for-13 (.385), 2 HR, 6 RBI, 4 R, 3 BB, SF, 2-2 SB

Grayson Byrd          3-for-8 (.375), 2 HR, 2 RBI, 4 R, 2 BB

Seth Beer                4-for-15 (.267), 2 2B, 1 RBI, 2 R, 2 BB, 2 HBP


TCI Pitcher-of-the-Week              #19 Brooks Crawford

The junior from Bishop, GA earned his first pitcher-of-the-week award for 2018 with his outing at Notre Dame on Sunday. In a career-long 7.0 innings, Crawford allowed a single run on five hits (.192 OBA) and one walk with one strikeout to earn his third win of the season.


         Other pitchers of note:

Travis Marr             3.1 IP, 0-0, 2 app, 1 hit, 0 runs, 0 BB, 1 K, .111 OBA

Ryley Gilliam                    2.0 IP, 0-0, 1 save, 1 app, 1 hit, 0 runs, 1 BB, 2 K, .143 OBA

Spencer Strider       6.2 IP, 1-0, 1 start, 2 hits, 1 run (1 ER), 3 BB, 7 K, .100 OBA


Weekend Notes:

Clemson, ranked as high as third in the country, beat then #18 Coastal Carolina in midweek action before winning two of three games at Notre Dame over the weekend. The Tigers outscored their opponents 19-11 despite being outhit by the opposition .236 (29 hits) to .244 (31 hits). On the week, Clemson had three doubles, a triple, eight homers, and 26 walks against 28 strikeouts while going 5-7 on stolen bases. The Tiger pitching staff had a 2.83 ERA, allowing 11 runs (11 earned) in 35.0 innings with 10 walks and 20 strikeouts. Clemson fielded at a 1.000 clip, not committing an error in 140 chances.



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