Auburn scored two runs in the bottom of the 11th inning to beat Georgia 4-3 Friday night…
Ninth Inning Collapse Dooms Tigers
Auburn, Ala.--Georgia scored nine runs in the top of the ninth inning thanks to a grand slam from Joey Farmer, a three-run shot by Chase Davidson, five walks by Auburn pitching, a hit batter, and a wild pitch as the Bulldogs (25-23, 14-10) shocked the Tigers 14-11 Sunday at Plainsman Park. Taking an early eight-run lead Auburn (25-22, 11-13) fell apart in the final four innings as the Bulldogs scored 13 runs thanks to plenty of help from the Tigers on the mound. Five different Auburn pitchers combined to issue 12 walks to Georgia hitters on Sunday with seven coming in the final two innings. Reliever Ethan Wallen took the loss for the Tigers, allowing four runs on one hit and walking two while failing to get an out. Senior Sean Ray gave up the game-winning grand slam in the top of the ninth and said it was a matter of the pitching staff not getting the job done. "We just didn't get ahead of guys," Ray said of the ninth inning. "They were disciplined. I think they had three hits and...
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