Baseball ACCtion: Thursday, March 11

March 11, 2010

#7 Tigers Top Gardner-Webb 13-2 Thursday
Jeff Schaus, Kyle Parker, and Richie Shaffer all hit home runs in #7 Clemson's 13-2 win over Gardner-Webb at Doug Kinsgmore Stadium on Thursday. The Tigers improved to 10-1, while the Bulldogs fell to 5-8.

Schaus' two-run homer in the first inning gave Clemson the lead for good, then Parker's three-run homer in the second inning gave the Tigers a 6-0 lead. Shaffer, who came off the bench, added a long two-run homer in the eighth inning. They were three of Clemson's 12 hits, while Tiger batters also walked 10 times and added one hit-by-pitch.

Schaus went 2-for-3 with a homer, double, two RBIs, three runs, and a walk, while Parker went 3-for-5 with a homer, three RBIs, two runs, and a walk for the Tigers, who outhit the Bulldogs 12-7.