Baseball Battles Miami Wednesday In ACC Baseball Tournament
The Yellow Jackets won the series from the Canes earlier this year
May 21, 2014
|#9 Georgia Tech (33-24) vs. #1 Miami (40-15)|
|Wednesday, May 21, 3 p.m.
(RHP Josh Heddinger, GT vs. LHP Andrew Suarez, UM)
|Coverage||Gametracker | Listen Live | Regional Sports Networks & ESPN3|
|Location||Greensboro, N.C. | NewBridge Bank Park | Weather|
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>> Georgia Tech, which has appeared in all 35 ACC Baseball Championships, continues play in Greensboro, N.C. on Wednesday as the ninth-seeded Yellow Jackets battle top-seeded Miami at 3 p.m. in Pool A.
>> The Jackets knocked off Wake Forest, 5-3, Tuesday in a single-elimination opening round game at NewBridge Bank Park -- Tech's fifth straight postseason win in Greensboro after capturing the 2012 title there.
>> Four Jackets earned All-ACC honors, including second-team selections Thomas Smith (1B), Daniel Spingola (OF) and Matt Gonzalez (OF). Mott Hyde (2B) was named third-team. The ACC honors are the first in the careers of all four.
>> Hyde, who leads all active NCAA players in career games (245) and career starts (245), brings a 35-game reached-base streak into Wednesday's game, which is the longest currently in the ACC.
>> With 76 hits and eight triples, junior Daniel Spingola leads the ACC in both categories. He was 3-for-4 in Tuesday's win with a double, triple, two RBI and a run.