FORT WORTH, Texas – Florida State dropped its first game of 2023, falling 3-2 at Lupton Stadium against No. 8 TCU Sunday afternoon. The Seminoles had clinched the series Saturday after scoring 10 runs each of the first two games vs. the Horned Frogs.
FSU scored two runs in the first inning on a James Tibbs III single, followed by a hit by pitch and three walks. The Noles were held to two hits in the contest.
TCU got a run in the fourth inning against Carson Montgomery, but the Seminoles got out of trouble in the fifth and sixth inning with inning-ending double plays. FSU had the chance to avoid trouble in the seventh as well, but TCU tied the game with a one-out RBI single and took the lead on a botched double play.
T1 | FSU 1, TCU 0 Bush walked, Tibbs scored
T2 | FSU 2, TCU 0 De Sedas walked, Ferrer scored
B4 | FSU 2, TCU 1 Bishop singled, Boyers scored
B7 | FSU 2, TCU 2 Byrne singled, Silva scored
B7 | FSU 2, TCU 3 Fontenelle reached on error, Taylor scored
Florida State will play 12 home games at Dick Howser Stadium over the next three weeks, beginning Wednesday against USF. First pitch is set for 5:02 p.m.
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