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College baseball: Cal State Fullerton beats Stanford to improve to 2-0 in regional play

College baseball: Cal State Fullerton beats Stanford to improve to 2-0 in regional play

Right-hander John Gavin gave up only three hits and struck out 10 in seven innings, second baseman Sahid Valenzuela had three hits, drove in a run and scored the go-ahead run in the fifth inning, and Cal State Fullerton defeated top-seeded Stanford 4-1 on Friday night to improve to 2-0 in the Stanford Regional.

The Titans on Saturday night will face the winner of an afternoon elimination game between Stanford and Brigham Young. If the Titans win, they will advance to a super regional. If they lose, they would play the same team again on Sunday to decide the regional championship.

Valenzuela tripled and scored on Dillon Persinger’s single in the fifth to give Fullerton a 2-1...

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