Records: MSU (13-2) USD (5-6)
First Pitch: 2 p.m.
Stadium: Dudy Noble Field at Polk Dement Stadium
Series History: USD leads 1-0
Pitching matchup: MSU sophomore RHP Austin Sexton (1-0, 2.63 ERA, 8 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 2 BB, 20 K) vs. USD junior LHP P.J. Conlon (1-0, 1.59 ERA, 9 H, 4 R, 3 ER, 9 BB, 18 K)
MSU lineup: 1. Seth Heck SS 2. Ryan Gridley 2B 3. Reid Humphreys LF 4. Wes Rea 1B 5. Gavin Collins RF 6. Cody Brown CF 7. Brent Rooker DH 8. Josh Lovelady C 9. Matt Spruill 3B
USD lineup: 1. Jerod Smith 3b 2. Kyle Holder SS 3. Austin Bailey CF 4. Jesse Jenner DH 5. Colton Waltner RF 6. Hunter Hood-Mecardo LF 7. Ryan Kirby 1B 8. Bryson Brigman 2B 9. Riley Adams C
Umpires: HP – Matthew Wilbanks 1B – Jeff Head 3B – Mike McCray
The sun is out and it’s a beautiful day. I hope you enjoy.
One big thing to watch: MSU has lost two in a row and the offense hasn’t been present in the two losses. MSU needs to even the series back up and force a rubber game tomorrow.
Game one recap: Bulldogs fall to Toreros at home