Postgame Notes: Eastern Michigan 8, Michigan 2
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March 30, 2011

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• Michigan is 3-1 in Ypsilanti this season after going 3-0 while winning the Oestrike Classic hosted by EMU earlier in the month.

• Former Wolverine All-America shortstop Barry Larkin (1983-85) made his debut on ESPN's Baseball Tonight on Wednesday (Mar. 30). Larkin, who played from 1986 to 2004 in the Major Leagues with Cincinnati, had been a regular on the Major League Network in 2010.

• Sophomore CF Patrick Biondi, who is hitting .290 (27-for-93), was 1-for-4 with a two-run single and two stolen bases. Biondi leads the Wolverines with 12 runs batted in.

• Biondi, who ranks second on the team with nine stolen bases, has 38 career stolen bases.

• Junior 3B John Lorenz, who is hitting .276 (24-for-87) for the season, was 2-for-4 with a double. Lorenz has hits in 18 of the 21 games he has had an at-bat in this season. He has hits in 32 of his last 35 games over the past two seasons. Lorenz has 33 career multi-hit games as a Wolverine.

• Freshman RF Michael O'Neill, who is hitting .333 (29-for-87), was 1-for-3 with a walk. O'Neill has hits in 20 of his 22 games this season.

• Junior catcher Coley Crank was 1-for-4 as he extended his current hitting streak to three games, matching his previous season high.


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