2nd ranked Stanford scored five runs in the ninth inning to erase a three-run deficit and top Arizona Baseball 8-7 Saturday night in front of a season-high 4,750 fans at Hi Corbett Field.
Christian Robinson’s two-out single off Arizona reliever Zach Stone in the ninth plated Nico Hoerner and Kyle Stowers with the go-ahead runs. Maverick Handley scored on an error.
Reliever Tylor Megill (1-3) took the loss for Arizona (23-14, 6-8).
The Wildcats had taken the lead in the bottom of the 8th inning on a three-run inside-the-park home run by Jacob Blas.
Alfonso Rivas finished 2-for-5, including a seventh inning home run that tied the game at three.
Stanford (29-5, 11-3) will look to sweep the series Sunday afternoon at noon.
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David Kelly contributed to this story
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