Beck Ks 13, Stanford wins opener of Lubbock Super Regional


LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Brendan Beck set a career high with 13 strikeouts in 7 1/3 innings, Christian Robinson had four RBIs, and Stanford beat Texas Tech 15-3 in Lubbock Super Regional to begin a best-of-three series. Stanford is seeking its first appearance in the College World Series since 2008. Texas Tech needs to win the next two games to go to its fifth CWS in the last seven completed seasons. Beck, who entered with a 1.69 ERA over his last four outings spanning 32 innings, allowed just two runs on six hits. Texas Tech starter Chase Hampton allowed four runs in 3 2/3 innings.