Postgame Notes: #5 Michigan 8, Michigan State 0 (5 innings)

April 12, 2014

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• U-M has now won 18 games in a row.

• Michigan is now 16-0 in run-rule decisions and 15-1 in shutouts.

• U-M set a new season best by turning three double plays (previously two vs. Indiana on March 22).

Sara Driesenga has given up just one earned run in 20.1 innings pitched in Big Ten play.

• Driesenga has tossed three complete-game shutouts against Big Ten opponents.

Lyndsay Doyle collected her third triple of the season, setting a new career high.

Nicole Sappingfield topped 20 RBI in a season for the second time in her career (26 in 2011).

• Sappingfield collected her 18th multi-hit game of the season. She now has two-or-more hits in 11 of U-M's last 15 games.

Caitlin Blanchard tied a U-M season best by laying down two sacrifice bunts (previous: Sappingfield at Louisville on March 15).

Abby Ramirez tallied her eighth multi-hit game of the season.

Taylor Hasselbach collected her sixth multi-RBI game of the season. All of those games have come since March 15.

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