Missouri baseball team wins fourth straight

Tuesday, April 28, 2009 | 10:53 p.m. CDT; updated 11:12 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, April 28, 2009

The Missouri baseball team won its fourth-straight game in a 7-4 victory over Eastern Illinois on Tuesday in the Tigers’ annual Wood Bat Classic at T.R. Hughes Ballpark in O’Fallon.

Tigers senior Steve Gray matched a career-high with four hits, finishing 4-for-4 with two RBI. Junior Greg Folgia added two hits to extend his hitting streak to 10 games, and junior Aaron Senne had a pair of hits, including a two-run home run.


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The Tigers (25-21) used a staff pitching approach, sending nine pitchers to the mound to hold Eastern Illinois (32-10) scoreless through the first seven innings.

Freshman Ryan Clubb started for Mizzou and pitched two scoreless innings, allowing two hits. He was credited with the victory to improve to 3-2 on the season. Sophomore Brad Buehler recorded the final four outs to pick up his fourth save of the year.

The Tigers are set to play Missouri State at 6:30 p.m. today in Springfield, Mo.


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