Alabama baseball travels to Nashville, Tenn., to take on Vanderbilt to close its 2017 regular-season schedule. This three-game series begins Thursday at Hawkins Field.
The Crimson Tide and Commodores are set for a 7:30 p.m. ET first pitch on Thursday and Friday before the series wraps up starting at 2 p.m. ET on Saturday. All three games will air live on SEC Network+.
Alabama baseball vs. Vanderbilt game time, details
Game 1: Thursday, May 18, 7:30 p.m. ET
Game 2: Friday, May 19, 7:30 p.m. ET
Game 3: Saturday, May 20, 2 p.m. ET
Location: Hawkins Field, Nashville, Tenn.
What TV channels are the Alabama baseball vs. Vanderbilt games on?
The Crimson Tide and Commodores are set for a 7:30 p.m. ET first pitch in Games 1 and 2, and at 2 p.m. ET on Saturday. All three games will air live on SEC Network+.
How can I watch the Alabama baseball vs. Vanderbilt games online?
Watch the game online through WatchESPN.
How can I listen to the Alabama baseball vs. Vanderbilt games?
You can follow the game on the Crimson Tide Sports Network. Here is a list of the CTSN affiliates.
What you should know
- Alabama and Vanderbilt will meet for the 153rd time on Thursday night in Nashville to start the three-game series. The Crimson Tide hold the 92-58-2 all-time advantage in their longest-standing SEC rivalry. The teams’ history dates to 1893 — Alabama baseball’s second year in existence. The Tide hold a 27-24 advantage in games played in Nashville, but Vanderbilt won four of the past five series at Hawkins Field.
- Vanderbilt is 31-21 overall and 13-13 in SEC play. The Commodores are coming off a 17-7 win over Middle Tennessee on Tuesday evening at Hawkins Field. Vandy is 4-4-1 in SEC series this year and lost two of three to Arkansas last weekend in Fayetteville.
- The Crimson Tide will have three right-handed starters for the three-game series in Nashville. Freshman Deacon Medders is scheduled to start the series opener Thursday, his first SEC start. On Friday, the Tide will start junior Jake Walters. Senior Nick Eicholtz gets the ball for the series finale.