BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - LSU will host the Texas A&M Aggies in a three-game series beginning Thursday night at Alex Box Stadium.
The Tigers are looking to bounce back after losing two-out-of-three to the Florida Gators, followed by a midweek defeat to Tulane.
Here is a comparison between the teams and a look at A&M's hitting and pitching leaders.
Leading hitters for the Aggies:
Braden Shewmake: .393 batting average, three home runs, two triples, 11 doubles and 34 RBI.
Cole Bedford: .351 batting average, six doubles and 26 RBI.
Logan Foster: .333 batting average, four home runs, three triples, nine doubles and 16 RBI.
Joel Davis: .313 batting average, three home runs, two triples, three doubles and 22 RBI.
Leading pitchers for the Aggies:
Brigham Hill: 4-2, 3.16 ERA, six appearances, 37 innings pitched and 45 strikeouts
Kaylor Chafin: 2-1, 3.30 ERA, 12 appearances (one start), 30 innings pitched and 27 strikeouts.
Mitchell Kilkenny: 2-1, 3.90 ERA, eight appearances (5 starts), 30 innings pitched and 27 strikeouts.
First pitch and TV times:
Thursday: 6 p.m. on the SEC Network
Friday 8 p.m. on ESPNU
Saturday: 2:30 p.m. on ESPN2