COLLEGE STATION, TX -- Before hitting the road for a weekend series at Kansas the No. 2 Texas A&M baseball team will host UT Arlington on Tuesday in a 6:35 p.m. contest on Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park.
The Aggies (26-6; 7-2 Big 12) recently climbed to No. 2 in both the Baseball America and National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association weekly polls, their highest spot since the second week of the 2009 season.
UT Arlington will come to Aggieland with a 20-12 overall record and a 8-7 mark in Southland Conference games.
PROBABLE PITCHING MATCHUPS
TUESDAY (APRIL 10) – 6:35 p.m.
Texas A&M - #23 Gandy Stubblefield (Fr, RHP, 0-0, 2.81)
UT Arlington - TBA
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.
UT ARLINGTON SEASON STATS
TEXAS A&M SEASON STATS
TEXAS A&M/UT ARLINGTONSERIES NOTABLES
The Aggies hold a 24-7 advantage in the all-time series with the Mavericks, having won each of the last four meetings, including three on Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park ... Texas A&M notched a pair of wins over the Mavs last season, a 7-4 victory in Arlington on March 30 and 1-0 win in College Station on May 17 ... the two schools have played at least once each of the last 11 seasons.
The Aggies will travel to Lawrence, Kan., to battle Kansas in a three-game series at Hoglund Ballpark over the weekend. Texas A&M enters the week in second place in the Big 12 standings with a 7-2 league mark, while the Jayhawks (12-19, 2-7 Big 12) sit in ninth place.
TUESDAY ... Baseball Bingo - Fans can get Bingo sheets from Diamond Darlings on the concourse and play Bingo based off the plays the Aggies make on the field ... Halloween in the Spring - Fans are encouraged to come out in their favorite Halloween costumes! There will be Trick or Treating for kids on the concourse sponsored by the Junior Aggie Club and Southwest Dairy Farmers -Junior Aggie Club members get in Free