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Maryland Blanks UMBC Baseball, 9-0
COLLEGE PARK, Md.--The UMBC baseball team dropped a 9-0 decision to host Maryland at Shipley Field on Tuesday night.
The Retrievers drop to 8-13 on the season, while the Terrapins improve to 19-11.
In a game that saw 10 different pitchers, Maryland out-hit the Retrievers 12-9, with the Retrievers recording four errors to the Terrapins' zero.
Sophomore Scott Peddicord recorded three of the Retrivers nine hits, going 3-for-3 and being walked once, while senior Mike Scheffel recorded the only extra-base hit for UMBC, going 2-for-5 with a double in the top of the fifth.
Junior Will Delawter (0-2) started on the mound for the Retrievers earning his second loss of the year after throwing 3.0 innings and giving up two earned runs, four hits, and striking out one.
Steve Braun led the Terrapins, going 2-for-3 with one run scored, two RBI, one walk, and a lead-off home run to start the third, while Tim Kearney picked up his first win, pitching one scoreless and hitless inning.
Maryland scored in four of their eight times at bat, including a four-run affair in the sixth inning that gave them a 7-0 lead.
The Retrievers open conference play this weekend when they host Hartford in a four-game series beginning with a 4:00 p.m. game on Friday at The Baseball Factory Field.