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Auburn baseball scores in every inning, defeats Coppin St.


The Auburn baseball team scored in every inning and recorded a season-high 16 hits in their 10-0 win over Coppin State on Tuesday. The Tigers picked up their fourth shutout win of the season, matching the most in a single season since 2002.

Freshman Connor Short was 3-for-5 on the night, and scored a run for the Tigers. Jordan Ebert went 2-for-3 and drove in a career-high three RBI while also scoring a run. Damek Tomscha was 2-for-3 with a run scored, and Ryan Tella was 2-for-5 with two RBI. Damon Haecker also had a career-high three RBI while going 1-for-2.

Senior Michael O'Neal threw six scoreless innings while giving up two hits in his best start of the season. Trey Wingenter and Rocky McCord combined to hold the Eagles to just one hit in the final three innings.

Auburn will wrap up the two-game midweek series and a six-game home stand at 3 p.m. on Wednesday vs. the Eagles.     

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