March 22, 2014
Box Score |
- Dropped to 17-7 overall and to 1-3 in Big 12 games... Dropped to 2-3 in road games (3-5 in road/neutral site games)... dropped to 4-2 in night games.
- Dropped all-time record to 1,518-1,204-8 (65th season).
- Dropped all-time road record to 421-649-3.
- Suffered its fourth shutout of the season.
- Suffered a shutout in a conference series opener in back-to-back weeks for the first time since 1970 (at Rice - L, 0-7... vs. Texas - L, 0-4).
- Hitters posted a season-high 13 strikeouts... first time this season with more than eight strikeouts in a game.
- Pitching staff allowed a season-high five doubles... most doubles allowed in a game since allowing five last season at FIU (2/25/13).
- Pitching staff has held its opponent scoreless in 75 percent of its innings pitched this season (160 scoreless innings - 213 innings pitched).
TEXAS TECH - UNDER HEAD COACH Tim Tadlock (2nd Season)
- 43-37 overall
- 8-19 on the road
- 10-18 in Big 12 play
- 5-11 on the road in Big 12 play
- 9-11 against ranked opponents
- 5-10 against No. 11-35 ranked opponents
- 11-20 against Big 12 teams (includes regular season and post-season)
- 18-19 in night games
- 10-19 vs. left-handed starting pitchers
- 22-13 in 5+ run games
- 6-7 in shutouts
- 12-29 when opponent scores first
- 4-27 when trailing after six innings
- 3-29 when trailing after seven innings
- 2-27 when trailing after eight innings
- 22-13 in March
- 1-3 against TCU
- 478-164 overall record in 11 years as a collegiate head coach (junior college and NCAA D-I) (Grayson County: 1997-2005; Texas Tech: 2013-Present)
TCU ALL-TIME SERIES
- With the loss, Texas Tech drops to 66-85-1 all-time against TCU with a 26-50-1 record against the Horned Frogs in Fort Worth... have lost nine consecutive games to TCU in Fort Worth... Tech suffered its first shutout against TCU since 2011 (L, 0-7, Lubbock)... marked its first shutout against TCU in Fort Worth since 1978 (L, 0-3).
RHP Dominic Moreno (L, 3.2 IP, 6 H, 5 R, 5 ER, 5 BB, 3 SO - 101 Pitches)
- Took the loss to fall to 1-4 on the season.
- Marked his first start this season allowing more than one run... previously had five consecutive starts allowing 1 run in each start.
- Threw 3.2 innings, marking the shortest start during his career... previous shortest start was 4.0 innings at West Virginia last season.
- Threw a season-high 101 pitches (58 strikes).
RHP Justin Bethard 2.0 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 3 SO)
- Marked his first scoreless outing of the season (8th career).
- Second time this season pitching multiple innings (13th career).
C Hunter Redman (1-FOR-2, BB)
- Tallied the Red Raiders first base hit of the game with one out in the third inning with a single to left field.
- Was the only Red Raider to reach base safely twice in the game (singled in the 3rd... walked to lead off the 6th).
- Was the only Red Raider to reach scoring position while leading off the sixth with a walk and advancing to second base on Ryan Long's single through the right side.
1B Eric Gutierrez (0-FOR-4)
- Made 80th consecutive start on Friday... longest streak among active players.
- Has hit safely in 19-of-24 games this season... has hit safely in 30 of last 38 games dating back to last season (Apr. 27, 2013).