Ryan Dunn drove in two in Oregon State's four-run seventh and Sam Gaviglio threw his third complete game of the season as the 19th-ranked Beavers opened a three-game series with a 5-3 win over No. 5 Arizona State in front of a season-best 2,547 fans at Goss Stadium Friday night.
CORVALLIS — Ryan Dunn drove in two in Oregon State's four-run seventh and Sam Gaviglio threw his third complete game of the season as the 19th-ranked Beavers opened a three-game series with a 5-3 win over No. 5 Arizona State in front of a season-best 2,547 fans at Goss Stadium Friday night.
Dunn keyed the Beavers' four-run seventh that erased a 2-1 deficit. He drove in Jared Norris from second and Kavin Keyes from first with a blooper down the left field line that evaded the diving efforts of ASU left fielder Johnny Ruettiger.
The double opened the offensive floodgates for the Beavers, with each of the four runs coming with two out. After Dunn's double, Tyler Smith blooped a single to left, and two batters later following a Michael Miller single, Ryan Barnes singled through the left side to give OSU (22-7 overall, 3-1 Pacific-10 Conference) a three-run advantage.
"Offensively, we came through at the end when it mattered the most," Oregon State head coach Pat Casey said. "Ryan was a great catalyst for us in the seventh and we held on for a big win against a very good opponent in Arizona State."
Gaviglio, an Ashland native, scattered two runs in the first and five hits through the first two innings but settled down to complete the game for his sixth victory of the season, and seventh quality start in eight appearances. He allowed nine hits and three runs while striking out six. He walked one.
Gaviglio allowed RBI singles to Joey DeMichele and Matt Newman in the first to give the Sun Devils an early 2-0 advantage. He allowed only three singles, however, until the eighth.
Arizona State (22-7, 5-2) scored its final run in the eighth when Zach Wilson hit a deep fly to left for a sacrifice fly.
Four different Beavers had two hits in the win as OSU tallied 10 on the night off three ASU pitchers. Dunn was tied offensively by Keyes, Norris and Smith.
Washington 4, Oregon 3, 14 innings
At Eugene, Washington's Ty Afenir was hitless in five attempts heading into the 14th, but his one-run single plated the go-ahead score as Washington prevailed in 14 innings at PK Park.
Oregon (14-13, 0-4 Pac-10) is now on a four-game losing streak — the longest for the Ducks this season.
With the game tied at 3-3 in the top of the 14th, Troy Scott reached on a throwing error by KC Serna. He was sacrificed to second and moved to third on a groundout before scoring unearned on Afenir's drive up the middle.
Oregon right-hander Kellen Moen (1-2) took the loss, allowing one unearned run in six innings. Moen allowed just four hits and issued one walk while striking out six after coming on in the top of the ninth.
The Ducks outhit the Huskies 12-7, but stranded 11 runners stranded, including five in extra innings.