BIRMINGHAM, Ala. | The No. 6 University of Alabama in Huntsville baseball team topped Miles by a score of 22-2 on Monday afternoon at historic Rickwood Field to kick off the week's slate of games. UAH improves to 23-4-1, while MC slips to 2-18.
The Chargers bats continued their hot streak with a total of 23 hits on the afternoon, led by Colton Simbeck who went 3-for-3 with two homers – including a grand slam – and five RBI. Simbeck is 7-for-7 at the dish over the past two games.
UAH began the onslaught against Miles with two runs in the first and another in the second, before erupting for an 11-run rally in the top of the third. The squad went on to chip in two runs in the fifth, three in the sixth and three in the seventh before the game was called due to the mercy rule.
Heath McRae went to the bump to start for UAH on Monday, posting 3.0 scoreless frames with three strikeouts. McRae was given the win and improves to 3-0.