Postgame Notes: Michigan 7, Central Michigan 0
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April 3, 2013

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• Michigan's five-pitcher shutout over Central Michigan Wednesday was the second straight for the Wolverines and the third of the season. The last back-to-back shutouts for the Wolverines were recorded May 12 and 13, 2006 vs. Penn State (7-0 and 2-0).

• Sophomore LF Zach Zott, who is hitting .350 (21-for-60), was 2-for-4 with a run-scoring triple in the first inning to extend his career-best hitting streak to nine games.

• Zott's first inning RBI triple proved to be his second game-winning RBI this week and his second career 'gamer' as a Wolverine.

• Zott has seven multi-hit games this season and 12 in his U-M career. Zott has all seven of his 2013 multi-hit games in his current nine-game hitting streak, including five consecutive two-hit games.

• Junior OF Michael O'Neill, who is hitting .381 (45-for-118) to lead the team, was 2-for-3 with two singles, a sac fly, one RBI and a run scored.

• O'Neill has hits in 24 of the 27 games this season and 28 of his last 31 games.

• O'Neill leads the team with 16 multi-hit games this season and has 48 career multiple-hit games. O'Neill has collected 16 multiple-hit games in each of his three seasons as a Wolverine.

• Freshman 2B/RHP Jacob Cronenworth, who is hitting .350 (35-for-100), was 2-for-4 with a fifth-inning single to extend his season/career-best hitting streak to 12 games. He had two singles and his seventh stolen base of the year.

• Cronenworth, who leads the team with 20 RBI, is second of the team with nine multi-hit games.

• Sophomore RF Kevin White, who is hitting .270 (20-for-74) was 1-for-2 with a double, two walks, two runs scored and a stolen base. White has eight stolen bases in 2013.

• Sophomore RHP James Bourque (2-4, 5.13 ERA) worked three scoreless innings, allowing one hit and recording five strikeouts as he snapped a personal four-game losing streak. Bourque (4-5) has four career wins as a Wolverine.


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