Arizona Baseball: 7-run inning by UCLA dooms Farris, Wildcats

2013-05-11T00:00:00Z Arizona Baseball: 7-run inning by UCLA dooms Farris, WildcatsArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star

UCLA sent 11 men to the plate during a seven-run fifth inning en route to a 10-2 pasting of the visiting Arizona Wildcats on Friday night.

The Wildcats (29-18, 10-12 Pac-12) have lost four of their last five.

UCLA (32-14, 15-7) has won five of its last six.

After pitching a scoreless first four innings, UA's James Farris gave up a walk to Cody Regis to open the fifth. After two singles and a hit by pitch, Farris was removed.

Two relief pitchers later, Regis wrapped up the Bruins' fifth-inning scoring with a three-run double to make it 7-2.

In the seventh, the Bruins extended the lead to 10-2 on another three-run double by Regis.

Farris, getting his first chance to be the UA's Friday night starter, gave up three hits and two walks while striking out three. His record dropped to 4-5.

The Wildcats scored lone runs in the second and third innings to take a 2-0 lead. In the second, Jordan Berger singled in a run. The run in the third came in on a single by Kevin Newman.

UCLA starter Adam Plutko (7-2) limited the Wildcats to seven hits and one walk in 6 2/3 innings.

The three-game series continues today at 2 p.m.

Compiled from a news release

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