UW-Milwaukee (2-6) vs. Arkansas State (4-4).
Tomlinson Stadium/Kell Field.
Series: A-State leads 6-1.
Game 1: Friday, 6:30 p.m. (RHP Jay Peters (1-0, 0.75) v. Tyler Zuber (0-0, 1.64).
Game 2: Saturday, noon. Brian Kellar (0-2. 9.53) v. Cody Jackson (0-0, 0.00).
Game 3. Saturday, 3:00 (approx.) Adam Schulfer (0-1, 11.74) v. Adam Grantham (0-1, 6.17).
Game 4. Sunday, 2 p.m. Adam Reuss (0-1, 7.71) v. Bryan Ayers (1-0, 2,08).
Radio: All four games can be heard on 95.3 FM Yhe Ticket/970 AM KNEA with Brad Bobo.
The Red Wolves: A-State is finally at home after playing the first 8 on the road. The Red Wolves could easily be 7-1 or 2-6. Four of their games have been decided in the final inning. Ty White leads the Red Wolves’ hitters at .324 and Matt Burgess tops in RBIs with 7. A-State comes in with a 2.64 ERA but has hit only .213 with an on-base percentage of .334.
The Panthers: Milwaukee has a team ERA of 7.25 and is hitting .246 with seven homes runs. Daulton Varsho leads in average (.382), home runs (4) and RBIs (11). Milwaukee is coming off an 11-2 exhibition loss to the Milwaukee Brewers. The victories have been over Texas Tech (1-3) and Bethune-Cookman.
Up next: Arkansas State is scheduled to host Austin Peay Tuesday and Wednesday before the Sun Belt opener at UT-Arlington next weekend.