Alabama baseball begins a five-game homestand on Tuesday evening with a single midweek contest against in-state foe UAB.
The pairing will be the second matchup this season, with the two teams meeting previously on March 21 in Birmingham. The Crimson Tide and Blazers are slated for a 7 p.m. ET first pitch on Tuesday evening at Sewell-Thomas Stadium. The game will air live on SEC Network+ with the duo of Eli Gold and Lance Cormier calling all the action.
Alabama baseball vs. UAB game time, details
Game 1: Tuesday, April 11, 7 p.m. ET
Location: Sewell-Thomas Stadium, Tuscaloosa, Ala.
What TV channel is the Alabama baseball vs. UAB game on?
The game will air live on SEC Network+ with the duo of Eli Gold and Lance Cormier calling all the action.
How can I watch the Alabama baseball vs. UAB game online?
Watch the game online through WatchESPN.
How can I listen to the Alabama baseball vs. UAB game?
You can follow the game on the Crimson Tide Sports Network. Here is a list of the CTSN affiliates.
What you should know
- UAB comes to Tuscaloosa with a 16-16 overall record, including an 11-9 mark in non-conference play. The Blazers went 1-2 this past weekend in Birmingham against Marshall. UAB fell prior to that to Jacksonville State, 12-6, on Tuesday of last week. The Blazers are 2-8 across their last 10 matchups.
- Alabama and UAB will meet for the 74th time overall in the series that dates back to 1974. The Crimson Tide holds the all-time advantage, 49-24, and is 27-9 when playing at home. The Tide took down the Blazers, 4-1, in Birmingham earlier this season in the first game of the home-and-home between the two Alabama schools. In 2016, the Blazers visited Sewell-Thomas Stadium on April 12, with UA claiming a 7-6 win. The Tide scored the go-ahead run in the bottom of the eighth to secure the victory in Tuscaloosa.