No.6 A&M baseball to battle UTA in SEC tune-up

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COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- The No. 6 Texas A&M Aggies play their last non-conference game prior to the start of SEC play as they host the UTA Mavericks on Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park Tuesday at 6:32 p.m.

The Maroon & White enter the contest with a 16-game home win streak, dating back to their Super Regional sweep of Davidson.

The Aggies are 72-3 in regular-season non-conference home games since 2015, including 14-0 in 2018.

Texas A&M is one of four teams to rank in the top 15 in the nation in both ERA (5th – 2.04) and runs scored (6th – 134). The Aggies are the only team ranked in the top 10 in the nation in both ERA (5th) and batting average (13th – .324).

The Aggies are outscoring opponents 20-2 in the first inning, 37-6 in the first two frames and 57-13 in the first three innings.

Zach DeLoach ranks second in the nation with four triples and 10th with 21 runs. Logan Foster ranks seventh in the nation in RBI with 25. Michael Helman enters the game with a team season-long 10-game hit streak and he has reached base in all 17 games in 2018.

The game will be available for viewing on SEC Network + with Will Johnson and Mark Johnson on the call. SEC Network + provides digital-only events to SEC Network subscribers through WatchESPN and the ESPN app on smartphones, computers, tablets and connected devices (Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick, Apple TV, Chromecast, Roku, Xbox 360 and Xbox One). All games this season will be broadcast locally on SportsRadio 1150/102.7 The Zone.

PROMOTIONS
TUESDAY VS. UT ARLINGTON

$2 Tuesday Hot Dogs: $2 hot dogs available Tuesday's at Blue Bell Park. No limits on location or quantities.
JAC Admission: Current Junior Aggie Club Members receive free admission by showing their JAC member credential at the ticket window.
First Responder Appreciation: 2 FREE tickets for fire, police and EMT personnel (in advance and on game day). Additional $5 Lawn/General Admission/Standing Room Only admission tickets available at time of claiming the free tickets.

#6 TEXAS A&M AGGIES (16-1) vs. UT ARLINGTON MAVERICKS (4-9)
Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park (6,100) • College Station, Texas

PROBABLE PITCHING MATCHUPS
• TUESDAY: #18 Chandler Jozwiak (Fr., LHP, 1-0, 2.35 ERA) vs. #15 Carlos Tavera (Fr., RHP, 0-0, 12.27 ERA)

SCHEDULE

Tuesday, 6:32 p.m.

RADIO

SportsRadio 1150/102.7 The Zone

LIVE VIDEO

SEC Network + (WatchESPN credentials required through cable provider) • Will Johnson (play-by-play), Mark Johnson (color analyst)

LIVE AUDIO

RadioAggieland.com

LIVE STATS

tamu.statbroadcast.com (PCs) /tamustats.com (mobile devices)

RANKINGS

Texas A&M – 6th (USAT), 7th NCBWA), 9th (D1B), 10th (BA); UT Arlington - unranked

SERIES HISTORY

Texas A&M leads UT Arlington, 27-9