Records: MSU (35-19, 18-11) UA (33-21, 14-14)
First Pitch: 3 p.m.
Stadium: Sewell-Thomas Stadium
Pitching matchup: MSU redshirt sophomore Preston Brown (4-1, 2.64 ERA) vs. UA junior LHP Justin Kamplain (5-3, 3.29 ERA)
MSU lineup: 1. Seth Heck SS 2. Alex Detz DH 3. Brett Pirtle 2B 4. Gavin Collins C 5. C.T. Bradford CF 6. Demarcus Henderson RF 7. Wes Rea 1B 8. Derrick Armstrong LF 9. Matthew Britton 3B
UA lineup: 1. Mikey White SS 2. Georgie Salem CF 3. Ben Moore RF 4. Wade Wass DH 5. Kyle Overstreet 2B 6. Austen Smith 1B 7. Casey Hughston LF 8. Willy Haynie C 9. Daniel Cucjen 3B
Umpires: HP – John Whitaker 1B – Richie Tallent 2B – Christopher Griffin 3B – Tony Maners
A new good one out. I hope you enjoy.
One big thing to watch: A win gets MSU the No. 3 seed in next week’s SEC Tournament. A loss, along with a LSU loss and South Carolina loss also gives MSU the 3 seed. A loss, LSU/USC win gets MSU the 5 seed. A loss, LSU/Vanderbilt win gives MSU the 4 seed.
Game two recap: Bulldogs defeat Tide to secure SEC series