The Texas A&M Aggies host the No. 3 LSU Tigers for their final home SEC series of the season. The Aggies enter the series on a four-game win streak, including their three-game sweep of the Missouri Tigers last weekend. The A&M pitching staff has allowed just nine runs over the four-game stretch. LSU leads the SEC Western Division with a 19-5 record and a three-game lead over second-place Arkansas.
Texas A&M AGGIES (26-22, 10-13 SEC) at LSU TIGERS (43-6, 19-5 SEC)
Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park (6,100) • College Station, Texas
SCHEDULE - Thursday, 8:05 pm • Friday 6:35 pm • Saturday, 12:05 pm
RANKINGS - A&M - unranked • LSU - #3 BA, CB & USAT; #4 NCBWA
SERIES HISTORY - Texas A&M leads 15-12-1
SERIES STREAK - LSU has won seven in a row
PROBABLE PITCHING MATCHUPS
• Thursday - Daniel Mengden (So., RHP, 5-3, 2.10 ERA) vs Cody Glenn (So., LHP, 5-1, 2.93 ERA)
• Friday - Parker Ray (Jr., RHP, 0-1, 1.85 ERA) vs Aaron Nola (So., RHP, 9-0, 1.92 ERA)
• Saturday - Rafael Pineda (Jr., RHP 5-4, 2.87 ERA) vs Ryan Eades (Jr., RHP, 8-1, 2.36 ERA)
WEEKEND SERIES ALL TELEVISED
All three of the Aggies-Tigers series will be televised this weekend. Thursday night's game will be the ESPNU Thursday Night SEC Game of the Week. Dave Neal will handle the play-by-play and Kyle Peterson will cover the color analysis. Friday's game will are on Comcast Sports Southeast with Brett Dolan handling the play-by-play and Rod Delmonico on the color call. Saturday's game will be on ESPN with Neal and Peterson once again covering the action.