After losing four Bobcats to the Major League draft, Texas State begins their 2015 schedule by playing a three game series with UC Davis beginning Friday night. Gone is team's top hitter, Garrett Mattlage, as well as two of the top pitchers (Austen Williams and Taylor Black). Tyler Pearson was the fourth Bobcat drafted from last season's squad that went 30-28. In the preseason coaches poll, Texas State was picked to finish second in the Sun Belt Conference behind defending champion ULL. Junior Lucas Humpal was named SBC Preseason Pitcher of the Year. Humpal and Junior Cory Geisler were both were named to the SBC Preseason All-Conference Team. Here are the probable pitching matchups for the UC Davis series:
- Friday: #21 RHP Lucas Humpal (4-6, 3.76) vs. #11 RHP Spencer Koopmans (4-3, 2.84)
- Saturday: #36 RHP Scott Grist (5-2, 4.56) vs. #32 LHP Orlando Razo (2-4, 1.34)
- Sunday: #9 LHP Cory Geisler (3-1, 1.97) vs. #12 RHP Raul Jacobson (4-1, 3.45)
Texas State Opens 2015 Baseball Schedule
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