Records: MSU (22-18, 6-11) UF (30-10, 11-6)
First Pitch: 2 p.m.
Stadium: Dudy Noble Field at Polk Dement Stadium
Series History: UF leads 60-43
Pitching matchup: MSU sophomore RHP Austin Sexton (3-3, 3.52 ERA, 39 H, 19 R, 18 ER, 16 BB, 42 K) vs. UF freshman RHP Alex Faedo (3-1, 2.12 ERA, 24 H, 9 R, 7 ER, 6 BB, 31 K)
MSU lineup: 1. Cody Brown LF 2. Jake Vickerson RF 3. Gavin Collins C 4. Jacob Robson CF 5. Wes Rea 1B 6. John Holland 2B 7. Brent Rooker DH 8. Ryan Gridley SS 9. Seth Heck SS
UF lineup: 1. Dalton Guthrie 2B 2. Richie Martin SS 3. Harrison Bader LF 4. Josh Tobias 3B 5. Buddy Reed CF 6. Peter Alonso 1B 7. JJ Schwarz DH 8. Mike Rivera C 9. Ryan Larson RF
Umpires: HP – Darrell Arnold 1B – Ken Langford 2B – Myron Miller 3B – Eddie Newsom
MSU needs to find a remedy today and pick up a win.
One big thing to watch: The song above alluded to the fact, MSU needs a win bad. The postseason window is closing fast and the Bulldogs need to start making a push now.
Game one recap: MSU falls to Florida with lackluster Laster
Game two recap: Baseball bounces don’t go Bulldogs way