UPDATE: Kentucky took two out of three games against Vanderbilt. At 7-2 in the conference, the Wildcats are in first place in the SEC East and are tied for the conference’s best record.
Kentucky baseball faces Vanderbilt for a three-game series beginning Friday, March 31, in Lexington, Ky.
The 16th-ranked Wildcats are 11-1 in their past 12 games, including a 13-7 midweek win over Cincinnati. Vanderbilt, ranked No. 24 in the nation, is 4-1 in its past five games and won twice in three games against Texas A&M last weekend.
Kentucky currently sits tied for the SEC East lead with South Carolina at 5-1 in conference play; Vanderbilt, however, is looking to make up ground this weekend. At 3-3, the Commodores could leap-frog the Wildcats with a road sweep.
Vanderbilt will have to find a way to keep Kentucky’s Luke Becker off base. Becker is second in the SEC with a .513 OBP.
The Commodores boast slugger Jeren Kendell, who is tied for the conference lead with 8 home runs.
Check below for updates from Kentucky’s series with Vanderbilt.
Kentucky baseball vs. Vanderbilt game times, details, box scores
Friday, March 31: 6:30 p.m. ET
Kentucky sophomore RHP Sean Hjelle (3-2, 5.20 ERA) vs. Vanderbilt sophomore RHP Patrick Raby (4-2, 1.40 ERA)
FINAL: Kentucky 10, Vanderbilt 3 | Box Score
Saturday, April 1: 2 p.m. ET
Kentucky junior LHP Zach Logue (4-1, 2.45 ERA) vs. Vanderbilt junior RHP Kyle Wright (1-3, 4.50 ERA)
FINAL: Kentucky 7, Vanderbilt 4 | Box Score
Sunday, April 2: 1 p.m. ET
Kentucky sophomore RHP Justin Lewis (4-1, 2.72 ERA) vs. Vanderbilt freshman RHP Drake Fellows (3-0, 1.72 ERA)
FINAL: Vanderbilt 6, Kentucky 4 | Box Score
All games will be played at Cliff Hagan Stadium in Lexington, Ky.
What TV channel is broadcasting the Kentucky baseball vs. Vanderbilt series?
SEC Network+ is airing all three games. Check your cable provider to see if you have access to SEC Network+.
How can I watch the Kentucky baseball vs. Vanderbilt series online?
Fans can watch all three games at WatchESPN or using the WatchESPN app on mobile devices.
How can I listen to the Kentucky baseball vs. Vanderbilt series?
Fans in and around Lexington can listen to the games on 630 AM-WLAP. UKAthletics.com will also have a live audio stream of the series.
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