01 Apr

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Texas Baseball can’t overcome early doldrums, loses to A&M-Corpus Christi 6-4

The Texas baseball team looked on as A&M Corpus Christi took an early 3-0 lead (Photo: Courtesy UT Athletics Photography).

The Texas baseball team looked on as A&M Corpus Christi took an early 3-0 lead (Photo: Courtesy UT Athletics Photography).

By Steve Habel/Senior Editor

The aftereffects of the strain of travel to and back from Nebraska last weekend and the losing all three of the games to the Cornhuskers was evident and ultimately doomed 18th-ranked Texas Baseball in a 6-4, 10-inning loss to Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Tuesday night before a crowd of 5,293 at Disch-Falk Field.

Texas found itself in a 3-0 hole after six and a half innings but rallied to tie the game in the ninth when Joe Baker’s RBI double scored Bret Boswell from second base.

But A&M-Corpus Christi jumped

Steve Habel is a senior contributing writer for Horns Illustrated. He has covered Texas sports since 1989 and was this magazine’s senior editor for 24 years. You can follow him on twitter @stevehabel .