Heading into the season, No. 11 Miami knew it would have to rely on a young team of 11 true freshmen. What head coach Jim Morris didn’t know was that with less than a month left in the regular season, senior right-hander Jason Santana would prove to be the biggest surprise.
The Canes were swept for the first time in over two years. The last time they lost all three games in a weekend series was ironically against North Carolina in Chapel Hill in March of 2007.
Starting Pitching Advantage: North Carolina North Carolina’s weekend starters – All-American right-hander Alex White, sophomore right-hander Patrick Johnson and senior right-hander Adam Warren – are a combined 11-3. Johnson leads the ACC with a 2.15 ERA, while Warren and White make the top 15. White ranks third among pitchers with 62 strikeouts in 54 innings, which…
Mid-season All-American closer Kyle Bellamy leads Canes to 3-1 victory.
Coming off a series victory over No. 23 Florida State last weekend, No. 5 Miami avoided a large early deficit, produced a four-run fifth and held on after a scare in the ninth for an 8-7 victory over Florida Atlantic Tuesday night at Alex Rodriguez Park at Mark Light Field.
University of Miami Baseball Head Coach Jim Morris announced today that there will be a change in the weekend pitching rotation. Struggling sophomore Chris Hernandez will now pitch on Saturday and switch slots with junior David Gutierrez.