Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Baseball opens up Bush Stadium hosting MTSU

Baseball season is underway in Cookeville as the Golden Eagles open up their 2011 season at home with a visit from the Blue Raiders of Middle Tennessee on Wednesday at 3 p.m. Having notched their first three games of the season on the road at Coastal Carolina's Caravelle Resort Tournament, Tech will be concentrating on defending their home field against MTSU, which leads the lifetime series with a 103-63-1 edge on the Golden Eagles. This includes two match-ups from last season, in which the Blue Raiders dealt out 11-5 and 13-9 losses to TTU. Both teams are coming into Wednesdsay's match-up looking for their first win of the season. The Blue Raiders fell in their season opening three-game series to Portland, while Tech shouldered three losses in CCU's tournament.