Alabama baseball returns to the road for a second consecutive weekend in SEC play, traveling to College Station to square off with Texas A&M. The series will begin on Thursday with an 8 p.m. CT first pitch on ESPNU. Games 2 and 3 will air on SEC Network+, with the teams’ Friday matchup set for 6:30 p.m. and the series finale on Saturday slated to begin at 1 p.m.
How to follow Alabama baseball vs. Texas A&M
Fans can follow the series via the below outlets:
Watch: ESPNU (Thursday)/SEC Network+ (Friday and Saturday)
Listen: 102.9 FM/CTSN/TuneIn App
Live Stats: 12thMan.com
What you should know about Alabama baseball vs. Texas A&M
- Alabama travels to College Station with a 3-1 mark over the last four games. The Crimson Tide claimed a series victory over Missouri last weekend, winning the bookend games of the three-game matchup to earn its second consecutive SEC series win over a ranked opponent. Most recently, Alabama took down UAB 12-2 on Tuesday evening at Sewell-Thomas Stadium.
Alabama and Texas A&M will meet for the 19th, 20th and 21st times in series history when the teams square off this weekend in College Station. The series matchup serves as the Crimson Tide’s second of back-to-back SEC road series.
The Aggies own the all-time advantage 12-6 and are 6-3 when hosting the Crimson Tide in College Station. Following the Aggies’ entrance into the SEC in 2012, Alabama won the first two series between the squads on April 26-27, 2013, in Tuscaloosa and April 4-6, 2014, in College Station but have fallen in the three recent three-game sets between the schools.
Probable pitching matchups
THURSDAY: Alabama – Sam Finnerty (Jr., RHP) vs. A&M – John Doxakis (So., LHP)
FRIDAY: Alabama – Jake Walters (Sr., RHP) vs. A&M – Mitchell Kilkenny (Jr., RHP)
SATURDAY: Alabama – Garret Rukes (R-Fr., LHP) vs. A&M – TBA