Friday starter Mitch Watrous is coming off a two-hitter against Kansas last weekend.
May 21, 2013
Friday: Utah's Mitch Watrous (So./RHP) vs. Oregon's Tommy Thorpe (LHP)
Saturday: Utah's Dalton Carroll (Fr./RHP) vs. Oregon's Cole Irvine (LHP)
Sunday: Utah's Tanner Banks (Jr./LHP) vs. Oregon's Jake Reed (RHP)
Due to Oregon's travel schedule, Sunday's game has been changed to 12:30 p.m.
SALT LAKE CITY - The Utah baseball team closes out the 2013 campaign hosting a three-game series against top-10 ranked Oregon, beginning on Friday, May 24, at 6:00 p.m. The series continues on Saturday, May 25, at 4:00 p.m. and Sunday, May 26, at 12:30 p.m.
The team will hold a post-game autograph session after each game. Wear black on Friday for `Black Friday' and receive free admission. Friday night is Youth Night, featuring face painters, a balloon artist, bounce house and train.
Utah had its first series sweep of the season against Kansas over the weekend and looks to close out the year with a strong finish.
The Ducks are ranked as high as seventh in the nation by the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper. Oregon dropped two out of three over the weekend to in-state rival and top-five team Oregon State.
"It's a big weekend for us - we want to end the year and send the seniors out on a positive note," Utah head coach Bill Kinneberg said. "It's another chance to play a great team at home. It's also a big weekend for Oregon. They are trying to get a national seed and host a regional."