With Oregon taking an early lead in the second game against Stanford this Saturday, another win looked promising for the Ducks baseball team. But with a three inning streak of Stanford hits and Oregon errors, the Ducks lost 8-9 to the Cardinal. Sunday’s game will decide the series with both teams currently tied at one win each.

Oregon second baseman Danny Pulfer throws a runner out at first base during the second game of a weekend series against Stanford. While Pulfer ended the game with three hits and two runs - including a home run - the Ducks lost to the Cardnal 8-9 Saturday, May 14. (Michael Ciaglo/Oregon Daily Emerald)

Brett Thomas dives for second base during the second game against Stanford Saturday afternoon. (Michael Ciaglo/Oregon Daily Emerald)

First baseman Ryon Healy ends the top of the ninth inning by tagging out Stanford's Brett Michael Doran during a pick-off Saturday afternoon. (Michael Ciaglo/Oregon Daily Emerald)

Right fielder Aaron Jones hits a pitch against Stanford Saturday afternoon. (Michael Ciaglo/Oregon Daily Emerald)

Oregon second baseman Danny Pulfer tags out Stanford catcher Zach Jones Saturday, May 14. (Michael Ciaglo/Oregon Daily Emerald)

Oregon catcher Paul Eshleman rounds second base before scoring during Saturday's 8-9 loss to Stanford. (Michael Ciaglo/Oregon Daily Emerald)

Right fielder Aaron Jones, left, drops to the field to avoid a collision with second baseman Danny Pulfer. The two players were vying for the same fly ball that Pulfer ended up catching. (Michael Ciaglo/Oregon Daily Emerald)

Stanford's Brian Ragira is called safe after Oregon's Danny Pulfer attempted to tag him out at second base Saturday afternoon. (Michael Ciaglo/Oregon Daily Emerald)

Stanford first baseman Brian Ragira jumps and misses an overthrown ball, leaving Oregon runner KC Serna safe on base. (Michael Ciaglo/Oregon Daily Emerald)

Danny Pulfer starts his run to first base after a hit against Stanford Saturday afternoon. (Michael Caiglo/Oregon Daily Emerald)

Oregon shortstop KC Serna slides safely into second during game two of the series against Stanford Saturday, May 14. (Michael Ciaglo/Oregon Daily Emerald)


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