Baseball Hosts Boston College for Midweek Bout
Brandon Rhodes will get the Tuesday start for FAU

Brandon Rhodes will get the Tuesday start for FAU

March 3, 2014

BOCA RATON, Fla. - The Florida Atlantic University baseball team hosts Boston College for a two-game, midweek series at the FAU Baseball Stadium.

The two teams will square off on Tuesday and Wednesday with the first pitch of each game scheduled for 6:30 p.m.

The Owls (8-3) have won five of their last six games, defeating Monmouth, North Florida, and, most recently, St. John's.

Leading Off

The FAU pitching staff continued to impress over the weekend series, combining for an ERA of 1.25 for the week. The Owls struck out 35 opponents while allowing just eight walks and 25 hits over four games

The Owls have scored 68 runs on the year while the pitchers have given up just 29 earned runs. Freshman Stephen Kerr leads FAU at the plate, hitting .389 with 11 runs scored.

Series History

FAU leads the all-time series against Boston College 9-3. In the last meeting, the Owls won 13-4 on March 7, 2012 in Boca Raton.

Pitching Matchups:
Tuesday: LHP Brandon Rhodes(FAU) vs. RHP Mike King (BC)
Wednesday: LHP Sean Labsan (FAU) vs. RHP Eric Stone(BC)

 

 

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