The victory improved the Wildcats to 9-0 in single-run games this season and improved their overall record to 26-6 and their conference mark to 4-0.
After nothing but zeros for the first 10 innings of play, Glenn drilled what would have been an extra base hit to the gap in right center off of Bear reliever Matt Gorgen to plate C.J. Ziegler from third with two outs in the bottom of the 11th to hand
Ziegler reached on a one-out walk and was all but escorted to third when
After falling behind 1-2 in the count, Glenn came up with just the fifth hit in the game for the Cats to end the contest. With Ziegler easily trotting home, Glenn was only credited with a single on the play, but the RBI was his team-leading 38th of the year and his 24th of the season with two outs.
The two starters in the game,
Gorgon (1-2), who was charged with the loss, took over for Ross in the ninth and tossed 2 2/3 scoreless innings before giving up Glenn’s game-winning hit. UA reliever Jason Stoffel (3-0) replaced Guilmet to start off the 10th and worked two hitless innings to pick up his third victory of the season. The freshman right-hander struck out two and walked one.
Both teams had numerous opportunities to pull ahead in the game, as
Thursday's game was the second consecutive extra-inning contest Arizona and Cal have played against each other. The Golden Bears secured a 2-1 series victory over the Wildcats on a one-out walk-off home run by Brian Nesbitt in the 13th inning last year in Berkeley ... Arizona last won a 1-0 game in 2005 when it went to Cal State Fullerton and defeated the Titans ... Thursday marked the third shutout victory for Arizona this season. The Wildcats last had at least three shutout wins in a season in 2005 when they finished with six ... Arizona is 4-0 to start a Pac-10 season for the first time since 1997 ... Starter Preston Guilmet lowered his ERA from 1.89 to 1.65 with the nine shutout innings on Thursday ... Thursday was the first time in five starts that Guilmet has not earned a decision ... The Wildcats are 9-0 in games started by the sophomore right-hander this year ... Jason Stoffel has not allowed a run in his last four appearances, spanning 7 2/3 innings. Stoffel is 2-0 with a save during his recent scoreless streak ... UA was without the services of closer Daniel Schlereth who is still ailing from a strained oblique muscle ... Jon Gaston, who had two wisdom teeth removed on Monday, missed his first start in six games. He did get a pinch-hit at-bat in the ninth ... Arizona improved to 3-0 in extra-inning contests this season ... During its 12-game win streak, Arizona has won five contests by a single run ... The Wildcats, who finished with a season-high-tying three double plays on Thursday, have recorded at least one twin killing in eight straight games