Colonials' Baseball Roughs-Up Buffalo, 9-4
Charlie Kruer and Tom Shanley Each Record 3 RBIs in the Win
March 14, 2005
ARLINGTON, VA - George Washington University (7-6) freshman leftfielder Charlie Kruer (Old Bridge, NJ / Old Bridge) (1) connected for his first collegiate home run and added a double in the Colonials' 9-4 victory over the University of Buffalo (0-7) Monday afternoon at Barcroft Park.
The Bulls opened the game with a run in their half of the first inning but GW posted a run in the bottom half of the first, four in the second and two more in the third inning to take a 7-1 lead.
Kruer and second baseman Tom Shanley (Stanfordville, NY/Pine Plains) (1) both homered and drove in three runs for the Colonials.
Buffalo catcher David Amaro went 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI in the loss.
GW LHP starter Avi Rasowsky (Glenmont, NY/Bethlehem Central) (1-0) threw six solid innings, striking out seven while allowing three earned runs as he notched the win.
LHP Dan Pfau (Flemington, NJ/Hunterdon Central) came out of the bullpen to pitch two perfect innings for the Colonials and strike out four.
The Bulls committed six errors that led to five unearned runs as RHP Matt Francavillo (0-2) suffered the defeat for the Bulls, going three innings and getting touched-up for three earned runs.
The game was a late addition on the Colonials' schedule.
GW host's Delaware State University for its next game Wednesday. The first pitch is 2:30 pm.
Baseball Closes Homestand vs. Towson on Tuesday
LEADING OFF: The George Washington baseball team will conclude its current homestand by hosting Towson on Tuesday afternoon at 3:00 p.m. at Tucker Field.
Baseball's Raimo Earns A-10 Co-Rookie Honors
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - George Washington baseball freshman pitcher Elliott Raimo was named the Atlantic 10 Co-Rookie of the Week on Monday after firing six...
Baseball Welcomes UMass to Open A-10 Schedule
LEADING OFF: The George Washington baseball team kicks off its Atlantic 10 schedule when it hosts Massachusetts for a three-game series this weekend at...
Baseball Blanks Monmouth, 4-0, for Series Win
ARLINGTON, Va. - Freshman Elliott Raimo and sophomore Will Kobos combined to allow just five hits as the George Washington baseball team recorded its second ...
Baseball Blasts Past Monmouth, 12-0
The GW baseball team used an offensive onslaught and a dominant pitching performance from Shane Sweeney to blast past Monmouth, 12-0, Saturday afternoon to...
Baseball Topped by Monmouth
The GW baseball team entered its weekend series with the Monmouth Hawks having won three in a row but saw that winning streak snapped in a 3-1 loss on Friday...
Baseball Visits UMBC on Tuesday
LEADING OFF: The George Washington baseball team will play its lone road game in an 11-of-12 games at home stretch with a visit to UMBC on Tuesday night....
Baseball's Campbell Named A-10 Player of the Week
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - George Washington baseball senior first baseman Bobby Campbell has been named the Atlantic 10 Player of the Week, the league office...