Southern Illinois shook up the lineup and produced its best offensive output of the season in a 16-5 win over UT Martin on a chilly Tuesday evening at Itchy Jones Stadium. The Salukis (19-17) set season-highs in runs, hits and doubles as they recorded their largest margin of victory in 2014.
Southern Illinois (18-17, 3-6 MVC) will look to complete the season sweep of a pair of Ohio Valley Conference schools when the Salukis host UT Martin (4-29, 3-15 OVC) and Austin Peay (14-22, 6-9 OVC) for a pair of midweek games.
For the second day in a row, Indiana State rallied in the ninth inning to hand Southern Illinois a 5-4 loss at Itchy Jones Stadium. Sunday's series finale was the third consecutive one-run contest between the two teams as the Sycamores (22-10, 6-5 MVC) took two out of three games from SIU (18-16, 3-5 MVC) over the weekend.
Southern Illinois surrendered three runs in the final two innings to lose 5-4 to Indiana State Saturday afternoon at Itchy Jones Stadium. The second-straight one-run game evened the series between the Salukis (18-16, 3-5 MVC) and the Sycamores (22-10, 6-5 MVC).
Southern Illinois was held hitless through nine innings yet managed to steal a 2-1 win from Indiana State in 13 innings Friday night at Itchy Jones Stadium. The Salukis (18-15, 3-4) were down to their final strike in the 13th before rallying for two runs for their third walk-off win of the season. It broke a streak of seven-straight...
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