May 4, 2010
Michigan (28-15) collected just six hits in the 9-8 win.
Senior 1B Mike Dufek, who is hitting .322 (57-for-177), was 2-for-4 with a pair of homers and five RBI. Dufek hit a solo homer in the second inning and a grand slam homer in the five-run fourth inning.
Dufek's grand slam was the first for a Wolverine since OF Garrett Stephens hit one at Indiana on April 2, and the two homers were the most in a game for a Wolverine since C/DH Coley Crank hit three homers in the 2010 season opener against Jacksonville State on Feb. 19.
In Dufek's last two games at WMU, he is 8-for-10 with four homers and 10 RBI. Dufek was 6-for-6 with two homers in U-M's 20-1 win at WMU on May 5, 2009.
Dufek has three two-homer games in his career, at WMU and Northwestern in 2009 and at WMU in 2010.
Dufek has 43 doubles, 25 homers and 133 RBI in his Michigan career.
Senior RF Nick Urban, who is hitting .290 (40-for-138), was 2-for-4 with a pair of run-scoring singles. Urban's second single pushed his season RBI total to 30 to match his season-best total set in 2009. Urban has 10 multi-hit games this season and 22 for his career. He also stole two bases, giving him 15 for the season and 25 for his career.
Junior OF Ryan LaMarre, who is hitting .440 (37-for-84), was 1-for-4, giving him hits in 22 of his last 24 games.