June 21, 1999 - by
Miami 6, Florida State 5

Recap

Florida State 5 (57-14)

Name (Pos) AB R H RBI BB SO PO A John-Ford Griffin lf...... 2 0 1 2 2 0 2 0 Marshall McDougall 2b..... 5 0 1 0 0 1 2 2 Matt Diaz rf.............. 4 1 2 0 1 0 1 1 Sam Scott dh.............. 4 2 1 1 1 3 0 0 Jeremiah Klosterman c..... 5 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 Kevin Cash 3b............. 4 0 1 1 1 3 0 2 Chris Smith cf............ 4 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 Brett Groves ss........... 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 3 Ryan Barthelemy 1b........ 4 1 1 0 0 0 8 0 Blair Varnes p............ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 Chris Whidden p........... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Totals.................... 34 5 7 4 7 8 24 10

Miami (Fla.) 6 (50-13)

Name (Pos) AB R H RBI BB SO PO A Bobby Hill ss............. 2 1 2 0 2 0 1 4 Brian Seever cf........... 4 0 1 1 0 0 3 0 Manny Crespo rf........... 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 Lale Esquivel 3b.......... 3 1 1 0 1 0 2 1 Kevin Brown 1b............ 4 1 2 4 0 1 7 0 Mike Rodriguez lf......... 3 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 Marcus Nettles dh......... 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 Greg Lovelady c........... 4 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 Kris Clute 2b............. 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 Alex Santos p............. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Vince Vazquez p........... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Michael Neu p............. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Totals.................... 28 6 8 6 6 3 27 5

Score by innings: R H E ---------------------------------------------- Florida State 011 000 210 - 5 7 1 Miami (Fla.) 010 050 00 - 6 8 2 ----------------------------------------------

E - C. Whidden; Hill(16); Crespo(4). DP - Florida St. 3. LOB - Florida St. 10; Miami (Fla.) 5. 2B - Brown(14). 3B - Barthelemy(1). HR - Scott(12); Brown(22). SB - Hill(52). SH - Crespo(5). SF - Griffin(2).

Florida State IP H R ER BB SO AB BF Blair Varnes........ 6.0 8 6 6 4 1 23 28 Chris Whidden....... 2.0 0 0 0 2 2 5 7

Miami (Fla.) IP H R ER BB SO AB BF Alex Santos......... 5.0 4 2 1 5 4 20 25 Vince Vazquez....... 2.0 2 2 2 2 2 8 10 Michael Neu......... 2.0 1 1 1 0 2 6 7

Win - Santos 13-3. Loss - Varnes 11-2. Save - Neu (16). WP - Varnes(6); Vazquez(4). Umpires - Home:Rich Fetchiet 1st:Dan Pedersen 2nd:Bill Davis 3rd:Randy Bruns Start: 11:41 am Time: 2:50 Attendance: 23563

Game Notes: Weather: Mostly Cloudy/Hazy, 66 degrees, 78% humidity, Winds SSE 16 mph Pitches: Santos (118), Varnes (100), Vazquez (32), Neu (33), Whidden (26) Miami (Fla.) wins its third National Championship ('82, '85) Varnes faced 1 batter in the 7th.

Play-by-Play

Florida State inning 1

Griffin grounded out to ss up the middle (2-2). McDougall singled through the left side (0-1). M. Diaz walked (3-2); McDougall advanced to second. Scott struck out swinging (3-2). Klosterman popped up to ss (3-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Miami (Fla.) inning 1

Hill walked (3-2). Seever singled to first base, bunt (0-0); Hill advanced to second. Crespo grounded out to p, SAC, bunt (1-0); Seever advanced to second; Hill advanced to third. Esquivel flied into double play rf to c (1-1); Hill out on the play. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Florida State inning 2

Cash struck out swinging (1-2). Smith grounded out to 3b (3-2). Groves walked (3-1). Barthelemy reached on a fielding error by ss (1-2); Groves advanced to second. Griffin singled through the right side, advanced to second on a throwing error by rf, RBI (1-0); Barthelemy advanced to third; Groves scored, unearned. McDougall fouled out to c (2-2). 1 run, 1 hit, 2 errors, 2 LOB.

Miami (Fla.) inning 2

Brown homered to left field, RBI (3-1). M. Rodriguez popped up to ss (2-2). Nettles struck out swinging (1-2). Lovelady flied out to cf (3-2). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Florida State inning 3

M. Diaz flied out to rf (1-1). Scott homered to center field, RBI (2-0). Klosterman flied out to cf (1-0). Cash struck out swinging (2-2). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Miami (Fla.) inning 3

Clute flied out to cf (2-1). Hill singled down the rf line (0-0). Seever grounded into double play p to 2b to 1b (2-1); Hill out on the play. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Florida State inning 4

Smith grounded out to ss up the middle (3-2). Groves walked (3-2). Barthelemy lined out to 3b (0-1). Griffin walked (3-2); Groves advanced to second. McDougall lined out to cf to right center (2-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Miami (Fla.) inning 4

Crespo flied out to cf (1-1). Esquivel singled to left center (2-2). Brown lined out to lf (2-2). M. Rodriguez grounded out to 1b unassisted down the rf line (1-1). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Florida State inning 5

M. Diaz singled through the left side (2-2). Scott struck out looking (2-2). Klosterman grounded out to ss (3-2); M. Diaz advanced to second. Cash walked (3-1). Smith grounded out to 1b unassisted (2-0). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Miami (Fla.) inning 5

Nettles singled to left field (1-0). Nettles advanced to second on a wild pitch. Lovelady grounded out to 3b (2-2). Clute singled down the rf line, RBI (1-1); Nettles scored. Hill singled up the middle (0-0); Clute advanced to third. Hill stole second. Seever grounded out to ss, RBI (1-0); Clute scored. Crespo walked (3-0). Esquivel walked (3-2); Crespo advanced to second; Hill advanced to third. Brown doubled to right center, 3 RBI (2-2); Esquivel scored; Crespo scored; Hill scored. M. Rodriguez flied out to cf (0-0). 5 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Florida State inning 6

Vazquez to p for Santos. Groves flied out to lf (1-2). Barthelemy fouled out to c (0-1). Griffin walked (3-0). McDougall struck out swinging (1-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Miami (Fla.) inning 6

Nettles grounded out to ss (0-0). Lovelady flied out to lf (0-1). Clute grounded out to 3b (1-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Florida State inning 7

M. Diaz singled to center field (0-2). Scott walked (3-0); M. Diaz advanced to second. Klosterman grounded out to 1b unassisted (1-2); Scott advanced to second; M. Diaz advanced to third. Cash singled to left field, RBI (0-0); Scott advanced to third; M. Diaz scored. Smith struck out swinging (2-2); Cash advanced to second on a wild pitch; Scott scored. Groves flied out to cf. 2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Miami (Fla.) inning 7

Hill walked (3-0). C. Whidden to p for Varnes. Hill advanced to second on a throwing error by p, advanced to third. Seever flied out to cf (1-2). Crespo struck out swinging (1-2). Esquivel flied out to cf (1-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB.

Florida State inning 8

Neu to p for Vazquez. Barthelemy tripled to center field (2-1). Griffin flied out to lf, SF, RBI (0-1); Barthelemy scored. McDougall flied out to lf (0-2). M. Diaz grounded out to ss (3-2). 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Miami (Fla.) inning 8

Brown struck out swinging (2-2). M. Rodriguez walked (3-0). Nettles walked (3-0); M. Rodriguez advanced to second. Lovelady grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b (1-1); Nettles out on the play. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Florida State inning 9

Scott struck out swinging (1-2). Klosterman popped up to 3b (3-2). Cash struck out swinging (3-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

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