STILLWATER, Okla. – The Oklahoma State baseball team completed a four-game series sweep of UMass with an 11-0 win Sunday afternoon at Allie P. Reynolds Stadium.
Brad Propst tossed a complete game in the first start of his career, and four different Cowboys, led by Kevin David, turned in multiple- efforts as improved to 8-2 on the season.
Propst was in control throughout as the junior right-hander scattered seven hits while striking out three and issuing only one walk. He threw just 98 pitches, 69 of them for strikes, and easily topped his career-long outing of 5.2 innings to earn his first win of the season.
plated its first runs of the day in the second inning. With two outs, Dean Green doubled to left field, and Dane Phillips followed with a double of his own to make the score 1-0. Up next, David sent an single through the left side for the Cowboys’ second run.
The Cowboys doubled their lead in the fourth. Phillips, who was 4-for-4 in the game, drove in his second run with a single, and David’s second single of the day made it 4-0.
put the game away with multiple runs in the sixth, seventh and eighth innings.
A two-run home run by Green, his second round tripper of the weekend, was the big blow in the sixth, while David had a two- double in the seventh.
Mark Ginther capped OSU’s scoring with his team-leading third homer of the season in the eighth, a two-run blast over the left field wall.
David finished the game 3-for-3 with a game-high four s, while Green, Phillips and Ginther each collected a pair of s.
returns to midweek action Tuesday when the Cowboys open a two-game series against Western Illinois at Reynolds Stadium.