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Ducks Take Game Two

EUGENE, Ore. -- The No. 8 Stanford Cardinal had a tough showing on Saturday, falling to the No. 25 Oregon Ducks by final score of 8-1.

Freshman Matt Scott (5-1) got the ball to start for Stanford (22-10, 10-4) and took the loss. Freshman Toran O'Harran was a bright spot for the Cardinal, coming out of the bullpen and throwing one scoreless inning, allowing no hits, with no walks and one strikeout.

Junior Carter Graham led the way offensively for the Cardinal, going 1-for-3 in the ballgame with an RBI. Sophomore Braden Montgomery put together a standout day at the plate as well, going 1-for-3 with a double.


The Cardinal was trailing 5-0 in the sixth inning when it first put runs on the board. Stanford got an RBI single from Graham, scoring senior Owen Cobb from third base. The Cardinal was unable to get any closer, as Oregon added three runs to its tally on the way to an 8-1 final.

» Stanford's highest scoring inning was the sixth, when it pushed one run across.
» Stanford pitchers faced 39 Oregon hitters in the game, allowing 11 ground balls and seven fly balls while striking out six.
» Graham led the Cardinal at the plate, going 1-for-3 with an RBI

Stanford returns to action on Sunday at noon for game three of the series with Oregon.