COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Going through its final preparations for the beginning of Big 12 Conference play, the No. 8 Texas A&M baseball team returns to the diamond on Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park this week as it hosts Texas-Pan American in a two-game series. Game times are set for 6:35 p.m. Tuesday and 3:05 p.m. Wednesday afternoon.
PROBABLE PITCHING MATCHUPS
TUESDAY (MARCH 13)
Texas A&M - #22 Corey Ray (Fr., RHP, 2-0, 1.35)
UTPA - #11 Guadalupe Barrera (Jr., RHP, 0-0, 0.00)
WEDNESDAY (MARCH 14)
Texas A&M - TBA
UTPA – #18 Colby McCasland (Jr., RHP, 1-0, 0.00)
FOLLOWING THE ACTION
• RADIO — Fans can listen locally on WTAW-AM 1620 ... Dave South (play-by-play) along with selected commentators will call the action ... pregame show begins 30 minutes prior to first pitch.
• INTERNET — aggieathletics.com will offer live play-by-play and statistics ... fans can watch the game free of charge on aggieathletics.com.
• MOBILE PHONE — listen to the game on your iPhone, Blackberry or PDA free of charge ... log on to radioaggieland.com for more information.
TEXAS A&M/UTPA SERIES NOTABLES
Texas A&M and Texas-Pan American have met 73 times on the baseball diamond with the Aggies holding a 56-17 ... The first meeting between the schools was in 1968 and the most recent meeting was last season when Texas A&M took both games of a two-game, mid-week series against the Broncs in College Station ... The Aggies are currently riding a eight-game winning streak in the series.
The Aggies will begin Big 12 Conference play this weekend when they host Kansas State in a three-game series on Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park.