Aggies to Host Red-Hot Roadrunners

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COLLEGE STATION -- The No. 15 Texas A&M baseball team will host Texas-San Antonio Tuesday. First pitch is set for 6:30 p.m. at Olsen Field.

The Aggies enter the game with an overall record of 27-7 and are 6-5 in Big 12 Conference action. Last week, A&M went 2-1, defeating Texas State, at Dell Diamond in Round Rock, and splitting a pair of games against Texas Tech, in Lubbock.

A&M dropped two spots in the Collegiate Baseball Top 30 to No. 15 and held its No. 16 ranking in the Baseball America Top 25.

The Roadrunners enter the game with a record of 19-13 overall and are sitting atop the Southland Conference standings at 11-1. After starting the year 6-10, UTSA has won 13 of its last 16 games.

Jason Meyer will start on the mound for Texas A&M. The senior left-hander is 3-0 with an ERA of 5.46 in 31 1/3 innings. He has appeared in 10 games and has six starts, but has not started since March 18.

UTSA will counter with freshman righty Ryan Proudfoot. Proudfoot is 2-1 and carries and ERA of 2.08 into Tuesday’s game. He has eight appearances and five starts and in 26 innings of work he has 27 strikeouts and 23 walks.

The Aggies hold the all-time series advantage over the Roadrunners, 15-8. The series is a relatively new one, dating back to 1993. Last year, the teams split a pair of games.

Tickets can be purchased at the Olsen Field Ticket Office beginning 90 minutes prior to first pitch.

Fans who are unable to attend the games can listen to the action live on WTAW 1620-AM. Airtime is 6:15 p.m.

Fans can also follow the action via live statistical updates and a live video stream by logging on to AggieAthletics.com.