TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Former Russell County pitcher Ray Castillo worked two scoreless innings to pick up a save Tuesday in Alabama's 3-1 win over Mississippi Valley State.
Mikey White and Chance Vincent each had two hits in the win.
Nick Eicholtz (3-0) allowed one on three hits over seven innings and got the win.
Tyler Case (3-7) allowed three runs on eight hits in eight innings and took the loss.
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In Game 2 of the of doubleheader, Alabama pounded Mississippi Valley State 16-5.
Alabama (22-18, 7-11 Southeastern Conference travels to Oxford, Miss., Friday for a three-game SEC series with Ole Miss.