Rutgers baseball clinched its opening series of 2024 with a 3-1 victory over Winthrop, riding a strong start from Justin Sinibaldi to take down the Eagles for the second straight day. RJ Johnson Jr. and Tony Santa Maria contributed to the early lead, and Josh Kuroda-Grauer extended the lead with a sac fly for the Scarlet Knights.

By the Numbers
  • Justin Sinibaldi threw just 69 pitches across 7.0 innings, allowing one run on a solo homer, and striking out two with no walks.
  • Cameron Love and Tony Santa Maria each collected their second straight multi-hit games.
State of Play
  • Rutgers baseball won the opening series of 2024 with a 3-1 victory over Winthrop
  • The team will go for the sweep against the Eagles on Sunday, with a 1 p.m. first pitch
Bottom Line

Rutgers baseball clinched the series with a 3-1 win against Winthrop, showcasing a strong pitching performance from Justin Sinibaldi and an early lead that ultimately secured the victory. The team will aim to complete the sweep in the next game.