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AJ Causey recaps one-hit pitching performance against Bowling Green

No. 8 Tennessee (9-1) defeated Bowling Green (2-5), 11-1 in eight innings, on Friday at Lindsey Nelson Stadium.

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Friday’s run-rule win is Tennessee’s eighth consecutive.

AJ Causey (2-0) started for the Vols and pitched seven innings, recording nine strikeouts. He totaled 78 pitches, including 50 strikes, against 22 batters.

Causey allowed one hit, one walk and one earned run. The one hit allowed was a home run to Bowling Green second baseman Tyler Ross in the second inning.

Causey met with media after Tennessee’s series opening win against the Falcons on Friday. His media availability can be watched below.

Story originally appeared on Vols Wire