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Freeman Delivers Margin Of 7-6 Bulldog Win

Freeman Delivers Margin Of 7-6 Bulldog Win

Cody Freeman was disappointed to discover that, officially, it was just a single. "I did touch second, I wanted the double." But what bag the Bulldog DH reached didn't matter. It was Sam Frost touching home plate via Freeman's base hit in the bottom of the ninth inning that counted for Mississippi State's 7-6 margin of SEC victory over Auburn.

With two outs and pinch-runner Frost leading off second, Freeman roped a 1-2 offering from Auburn reliever Zach Blatt just left of centerfield. Just left enough, too. "When I looked up I lost it and saw the centerfielder, I was like oh goodness he's going to catch it. Then when it hit the ground I threw my hands up in the air." And not, he also claimed, because he'd just delivered the game-winning...

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