April 24, 2008
AUBURN, Ala. -
Auburn-Alabama Game Notes in PDF Format
Sitting just a game behind Alabama for second place in the SEC West, the Auburn baseball team will head to its arch-rivals' field this weekend for a three-game series. Game times for the series are 6:30pm CT on Friday, 3pm on Saturday and 2pm on Sunday. Saturday's game will air on FSN as the SEC Game of the Week while Sunday's contest will air on CSS.
Auburn comes into the weekend 23-19, 7-11 SEC while Alabama has a nearly identical record, owning a 23-20 overall mark and a 8-10 league record.
Auburn will start R-Fr. LHP Grant Dayton (5-1, 3.81) on Friday and Fr. LHP Cory Luckie (4-4, 4.23) on Saturday but hasn't determined its' Sunday starter yet. Alabama will counter with Jr. LHP Miers Quigley (4-3, 3.99) on Friday, Jr. RHP Austin Hyatt (3-3, 4.85) on Saturday and Jr. RHP Robert Phares (1-3, 6.31) on Sunday.
The two teams enter the series with nearly identical numbers as Auburn owns a .303 team batting average and a 4.62 team ERA while Alabama's numbers are .301 and 4.75, respectively.