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2012 College Baseball: Georgia Tech Sweeps Sunday Doubleheader Against Charlotte

Georgia Tech have won 8 of 11 games and improved to 29-19 on the season with a three-game sweep of Charlotte.

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2012 College Baseball: Georgia Tech Completes Sweep Of Charlotte

The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets finished a non-conference sweep of the Charlotte 49ers with a doubleheader win on Sunday. The Yellow Jackets took Game 2 by a score of 6-3 and the nightcap 6-5 on a walk off single from Daniel Palka.

In Game 2 Jake Davies and Alex Cruz limited Charlotte to just six hits and three runs in the 6-3 win. Kyle Wren, Daniel Palka and Sam Dove each finished with two hits. Davies was credited with his first win of the season.

Georgia Tech needed 11 innings in the final game to dispatch the 49ers and improve to 29-19 in the process. Wren, Palka and Jake Davies all finished with two hits each. Davies homered and drove in three runs. Josh Heddinger earns his second win of the season with a scoreless inning of relief.

For more on Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets athletics, check out SB Nation blog From The Rumble Seat.

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Georgia Tech's Buck Farmer Pitches Shutout In 9-0 Win Vs. Charlotte

Buck Farmer pitched seven shutout innings and tallied eight strikeouts as Georgia Tech blanked Charlotte 9-0 on Saturday night in the opener of a three-game series at Russ Chandler Stadium.

Farmer is now 7-3 on the season, as he allowed 8 hits in 7 innings on Saturday. Clay Dalton and Daniel Palka pitched the eight and the ninth innings to secure the combined shutout for the pitching staff. One person that was pleased, Georgia Tech head coach Danny Hall:

"I thought Buck did a really good job of pitching out of trouble. They got some hits off him, but he was able to get out of trouble when he was in it. Dalton and Palka threw the ball well behind him." -- GT head coach Danny Hall

All nine Yellow Jacket batters collected at least one hit in the game, and Georgia Tech drew 11 walks as Charlotte couldn't keep the Rambling Wreck off the bases.

The two-day series concludes Sunday with a doubleheader, beginning at 2 p.m Eastern.

For more on Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets athletics, check out SB Nation blog From The Rumble Seat.

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2012 College Baseball: Georgia Tech Opens Three-Game Series Against Charlotte Saturday

Georgia Tech baseball steps out of ACC play to host a three-game set with the Charlotte 49ers at Russ Chandler Stadium.

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