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Aggie baseball clinches series against South Carolina

Posted at 4:57 PM, Apr 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-21 17:57:43-04

COLUMBIA, SC — The No. 9 Texas A&M Aggies got home runs for Cam Blake and Bryce Blaum to best the South Carolina Gamecocks, 6-3, Saturday afternoon in the rubber match of the series at Founders Park.

Blaum batted 2-for-4 with one home run, two runs and two RBI. Braden Shewmake added a two-run double and Cam Blake launched a solo blast for his first career home run.

Christian Roa continued to stretch out his outings. He went 3.2 innings in the start, allowing one run on three hits while striking out three. Joseph Menefee (3-0) picked up the win in relief with 1.0 blank frame, walking one and recording one strikeout.

The Aggies improved to 29-12-1 overall and 11-5-1 in SEC play. South Carolina dropped to 23-17 overall and 5-13 in league action.