Alabama gets on the board first with a trio of hits in the third to give them a 3-0 lead. Alabama with three more runs in the fifth doubles their lead to 6-0. Rylea Smith with a double over left field gets the Cats on the board, an Alabama error brings in two more for the Cats, and Mallory Peyton with a squeeze for another run, for a 6-4 game as Alabama still leads. Alabama gets five more in the seventh, and Kentucky plates two more but Alabama takes the first game of the series.
Final Alabama 11, Kentucky 6
Game 2 is tomorrow with a first pitch of 3:30 p.m. ET on ESPN2