SFA To Challenge No. 8 Rice On Tuesday
May 8, 2012
Game Notes & What To Watch For:
COVERAGE: Tuesday’s game can be seen on Comcast Sports Southwest in the Houston area with Mike Morgan providing the play by play and former MLB pitcher Steve Sparks providing in-game analysis. Fans can also listen online to the Rice radio call on www.riceowls.com with J.P. Heath on the mic. Fans can also follow @SFA_Athletics on Twitter for in-game updates, or follow SFA Athletics on Facebook.
AGAINST THE OWLS: SFA is just 5-22 all-time against the Owls after last year’s 9-1 loss at Reckling Park. That meeting was the first between the teams since 1995, with the ‘Jacks not having a win in the series since 1994. The last time SFA won in Houston was a 10-4 decision in 1989.
- In his last six appearances, including four starts, Chase Greening is 4-1 with a 2.18 ERA, striking out 17 and walking six four batters in 33.0 innings. Meanwhile, as a starter freshman Cameron Gann has won four of his six starts, holding batters to a .226 average with 27 strikeouts and 15 walks in 46.0 innings.