Kentucky takes two from Auburn to book final spot in Hoover
Kentucky (30-24, 12-18) now has won four series against top 20 opponents.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - The Kentucky baseball team beat Auburn twice this weekend, including a 6-3 win Saturday, to book the final spot in the SEC Tournament.
Entering the day, the Wildcats had to beat Auburn or get a Missouri loss to Georgia to advance to Hoover and both scenarios happened.
Kentucky trailed 1-0 most of the game, before the Wildcats scored five runs in the bottom of the sixth inning. Jake Plastiak delivered a two-run, go-ahead single and the Cats poured it on from there.
Kentucky (30-24, 12-18) now has won four series against top 20 opponents. The Wildcats will play Auburn again on Tuesday in the opening round of the SEC Tournament.
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