NASHVILLE, Tennessee – Texas A&M pitcher Nathan Dettmer weaved seven innings of two-hit baseball because the Aggies topped the No. 22 Vanderbilt Commodores in Thursday’s collection opener at Hawkins Field, 5-1.
Dettmer (5-2) yielded only a first-inning run on two hits and three walks whereas putting out six to earn his third consecutive win towards a prime 25 opponent. The Aggie right-hander bested then-No. 10 Georgia and then-No. 3 Arkansas in his final two outings.
The Aggies pounded on the Commodores within the first inning with a leadoff house run by Kole Kaler. The Commodores tied the sport within the house half of the primary.
Trevor Werner put Texas A&M (26-14, 11-8 SEC) forward for good within the fifth with an RBI single. Troy Claunch added an RBI single within the sixth and the Aggies scored two extra within the ninth.
Jacob Palisch earned his fourth save of the season, scattering three hits over 2.0 scoreless innings.
Austin Bost and Kaler every had two hits for the Aggies.
Texas A&M improved to 10-3 on the season towards ranked opponents, together with 6-2 on the highway.
TOP AGGIE PERFORMERS
Nathan Dettmer – 7.0 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 3 BB, 6 Ok – W, 5-2
Kole Kaler – 2-for-5, 1 HR, 2 R, 1 BB
Austin Bost – 2-for-4, 1 2B, 1 BB, 1 RBI
Jacob Palisch – 2.0 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 0 Ok – Save, 4
T1| Kole Kaler began the sport by launching a 1-2 providing over the fence in rightfield for his first house run as an Aggie. A&M 1, VU 0
B1| Enrique Bradfield was issued a four-pitch stroll, stole second base and got here house on groundouts by Jack Bulger and Spencer Jones. A&M 1, VU 1
T5| Troy Claunch labored a seven-pitch stroll and Ryan Targac adopted with a five-pitch base on balls. Trevor Werner lofted successful over the glove of a leaping Vanderbilt second baseman to plate Claunch on the one. A&M 2, VU 1
T6| With one out, Brett Minnich by way of the suitable aspect of the infield, superior to second on a wild pitch and scored on a Claunch single to rightfield. A&M 3, VU 1
T9| Jordan Thompson drew a leadoff stroll and a hit-and-run single by way of the suitable aspect by Kaler put runners on the corners. Rock was hit by a pitch to fill the luggage with Ags and Jack Moss knocked in Thompson with a sac fly to centerfield. Austin Bost capped off the scoring, gapping a double to left-center to knock in Kaler. A&M 5, VU 1
UP NEXT Texas A&M and Vanderbilt return to Hawkins Field for sport two of the collection Friday at 6:02 p.m.