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Sanders Injured As Tigers Fall To Samford

Joseph Sanders

Auburn fell 8-2 to Samford, but that wasn't close to the worst news of the night for the Tigers.

Auburn, Ala.--Samford starting pitcher Kyle Putkonen entered Tuesday night's game with a 2-2 record and an ERA of 11.52. Against Auburn however he played the part of Greg Maddux as he allowed just two runs on two hits in seven innings and struck out a career high eight batters in an 8-2 Samford victory. With the loss Auburn falls to 25-16 while Samford improves to 15-26 overall. While the loss... Recommended Stories