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He hit a grounder to the shortstop.
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And after Addison Russell made a sliding stop on a Nick Markakis grounder, Russell’s throw bounced on the edge of the grass/dirt and hopped past Bryant’s glove.
The Friars had the bases loaded with one out in the top of the second when Derrick Booker hit a sharp grounder back to O’Connor, who threw to home and catcher Parker Landwehr went to first for the inning-ending double play.
LaDere opened the top of the fifth inning for East by hitting a sharp grounder that took a wicked hop on shortstop Easton Lotus.
With two outs and two runners on, a routine grounder to first base went between Rylan Thomas' legs, allowing two runs to score and giving UConn a 5-2 lead.
Bruce, with no outs and a man on first, hit a grounder off Ben Lively that went into the shift.
But two batters later, Bradley, Jr. was thrown out at the plate by Starlin Castro, who fielded a grounder by Nunez and threw on time to Chad Wallach who then applied the tag after spinning around to get in position.
That carried Burns into the fifth, when Brian Sharp hit a grounder to Jarvis with one out.
Gordon also hit a slowly-rolling grounder to the pitcher for a leadoff single in the sixth.
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