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Clemson vs. Miami Postgame Notes

June 1, 2001

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University of Miami

Shortstop Javy Rodriguez registered his 62nd and 63rd stolenbases of the year breaking the Miami single-season stolen baserecord set by Orlando Gonzalez in 1974, a 27-year old record. With95 career stolen bases, Javy Rodriguez moves ahead of current UMassistant coach Gino DiMare and into a tie for ninth place withBill Wrona (1982-83) on the Miami career stolen base chart. DeBoldmadde his 85th career relief appearance tying Jay Tessmer (1994-95)for seventh place on the UM career relief appearances list. Withtwo hit-by-pitches tonight, Kevin Brown moved to third place on theMiami career hit-by-pitch chart with 25 career HBP. Miami extendedits NCAA-best winning streak to 12 straight victories. Miami’s lastloss came on May 4 (vs. Jacksonville, 5/4/01). Miami has won 15consecutive post-season games at Mark Light Stadium. The last timeMiami lost a post-season game at Mark Light Stadium was vs. NorthCarolina, May 22, 1998, a 6-5 loss. RHP Dan Smith did not allow arun in his one inning of work. On the year, Smith has not allowedan earned run in 10 of his 11 appearances in 2001.

Clemson University

First baseman MichaelJohnson hit a home run in the eighth inning marking his fifthstraight game with a home run. With the feat, Johnson ties theschool record for consecutive games with a home run set by MatthewLeCroy in 1996. Starting pitcher Steve Reba gave up a season-highsix runs.