College World Series Live Updates: Florida State vs. Michigan

CWS Updates: FSU vs. Michigan

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  • FSU will be the home team.

    First pitch in just over 90 minutes.

  • FLORIDA STATE
    1. SS Mike Salvatore
    2. RF Reese Albert
    3. 3B Drew Mendoza
    4. DH Robby Martin
    5. CF J.C. Flowers
    6. C Matheu Nelson
    7. 2B Nander De Sedas
    8. 1B Carter Smith
    9. LF Tim Becker

    SP - CJ Van Eyk

  • FSU in white-on-white with garnet hats.

    This post was edited by Chris Nee 4 months ago

  • MICHIGAN
    1. DH Jordan Nwogu
    2. CF Jesse Franklin
    3. RF Jordan Brewer
    4. 1B Jimmy Kerr
    5. 3B Blake Nelson
    6. LF Christian Bullock
    7. SS Jack Blomgren
    8. C Joe Donovan
    9. 2B Ako Thomas

    SP - Tommy Henry

  • Here is the report on their lineup:

    C Joe Donovan - The sophomore catcher is batting .241 on the season with a .429 slugging percentage and a .317 on-base percentage. Of his 46 hits, 12 are doubles and eight are home runs. He has 36 RBI on the season. He has struck out 47 times, while walking just 17 times.

    1B Jimmy Kerr - Kerr, a senior, was the lone Wolverine to start and play in every game this season for Michigan. He was named the Corvallis Regional Most Outstanding Player. For the season, he is batting .269 with a .482 slugging percentage and a .372 on-base percentage. He has 66 hits, including 14 doubles, a triple and 12 home runs. He leads the Wolverines with 58 RBI on the season. He has struck out 52 times, while walking 43 times.

    2B Ako Thomas - The senior infielder is batting .263 on the season with a .373 slugging percentage and .354 on-base percentage. He has 55 hits, including 15 doubles, a triple and two home runs. He has 28 RBI on the season. He has struck out 42 times, while walking 25 times.

    SS Jack Blomgren - The sophomore is batting .308 on the season with a .403 slugging percentage and a .415 on-base percentage. He has 68 hits, including eight doubles, two triples and three home runs. He has 47 RBI on the season. He has struck out 45 times, while walking 33 times.

    3B Blake Nelson - Another senior for the Wolverines. He is batting .302 with a .400 slugging percentage and a .401 on-base percentage. He has 65 hits, including 16 doubles, a triple and a home run. He has 36 RBI on the season. He has struck out 45 times, while walking 30 times.

    LF Christan Bullock - The junior outfielder is batting .284 on the season with a .441 slugging percentage and .388 on-base percentage. He has 29 hits, including six doubles, two triples and two home runs. He has 14 RBI on the season He has struck out 34 times, while walking 16 times.

    CF Jesse Franklin - The sophomore outfielder is batting .251 with a .464 slugging percentage and a .385 on-base percentage. He has 60 hits, including 13 doubles, a triple and 12 home runs. He has 49 RBI on the season. He has a team-high 49 walks, while striking out 47 times.

    RF Jordan Brewer - The junior outfielder leads Michigan with a .336 average. His .580 slugging percentage also leads the Wolverines. He has a .392 on-base percentage. He is tied for the team lead with 76 hits, including a team-high 19 doubles, to go along with 12 home runs. He has 56 RBI on the season. He has struck out 48 times, while walking 22 times.

    DH Jordan Nwogu - The sophomore, who is an outfielder in the field if necessary, is batting .329 with a .576 slugging percentage and a team-high .441 on-base percentage. He has 76 hits, tied for the team lead, inlcuding 13 doubles, four triples and 12 home runs. He has 43 RBI. He has struck out 47 times, while walking 41 times.

  • On their starting pitcher, left-hander Tommy Henry, he is 10-5 on the season after earning a win over UCLA on Monday in the Los Angeles Super Regional and helping to punch the Wolverines ticket to Omaha. He has a 3.54 ERA in 18 appearances, 17 starts, that have seen him throw 106.2 innings. He has allowed 92 hits, including 16 doubles, two triples and 11 home runs, while allowing 48 runs (42 earned). He has struck out 117 batters, while walking 25. Opponents are batting .230 against him.

  • Getting nervous/anxious.

    This post was edited by tricknole 4 months ago

  • Michigan has white pants, blue tops and blue hats.

  • tricknole said... (original post)

    Getting nervous/anxious.

    Considering how this tournament has somewhat played out this has me nervous. I mean neither FSU nor Michigan should be in this spot yet here we are. Both are playing with house money

  • Lets Go Noles!

  • tricknole said... (original post)

    Getting nervous/anxious.

    Super nervous here

  • 7:07 ET first pitch.

  • Greg Charles is the home plate umpire.

  • 81 degrees, mostly cloudy, ENE 3 MPH wind

  • Doesn’t make me nervous, I just hope van eyk is on tonight!

  • SportsCenter showed 2016 Orange Bowl highlights just now. I missed the first half of the segment, did they mention Jabrill Peppers was out?

  • One pitch, one out. Mendoza handles it.

  • Franklin solo shot to right. First pitch he saw from Van Eyk. His 13th HR this year.

    Michigan up 1-0 - T1

  • Oh boy. Shake it off.

  • Chris Nee said... (original post)

    Franklin solo shot to right. First pitch he saw from Van Eyk. His 13th HR this year.

    Michigan up 1-0 - T1

    What is Michigan record when scoring first? I think it's pretty good record

  • Put him away Van eyk

  • Brewer, on a full count, walks. 10-pitch at bat.

  • Freaking hell Van Eyk.

  • Ugh