SAN LUIS OBISPO ? The UC Irvine baseball team pounded out 12 hits in a 4-3 Big West Conference victory over Cal Poly San Luis Obispo on Friday night.
Jaime Martinez went 3 for 4 with a run and Matt Morris went 3 for 5 with a run and an RBI. Danny McCarthy and Gary Dudrey added two hits each for UC Irvine (20-16, 2-6 in conference).
Dylan Axelrod hurled 2 2/3 innings of scoreless relief to pick up the win for UCI, which goes for the series win today in a 1 p.m. game. Closer Blair Erickson made his first start of the season, giving up two runs and striking out six in four innings.