The No. 10 Missouri Tigers (41-9, 9-6 Big 12) closed out the home portion of their regular season schedule with another victory, as they defeated the Baylor Bears (26-22, 6-11 Big 12) by an 11-6 final. Mizzou finishes the regular season with a 26-3 record at home.
Missouri scored seven times in the fourth and fifth innings combined to separate themselves from the Lady Bears. Kristin Nottelmann improved to 16-6 overall with the win after allowing one earned run in 4.2 innings. The sophomore scattered five hits, walked just one and struck out four.
The Tigers enter their final week of regular season play, beginning Wednesday with a doubleheader in Macomb, Ill., against Western Illinois before heading to Nebraska for a weekend series.