Golden Eagles travel to Belmont; host Alabama A&M
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Tennessee Tech baseball team will take a small break from Ohio Valley Conference action as it travels to Belmont and hosts Alabama A&M.
The game against the Bruins is set for Tuesday at 5:30 p.m., while the game against the Bulldogs is slated Wednesday at 6 p.m.
With their 1-2 record against OVC rival Jacksonville State, the Golden Eagles (13-17, 5-4 OVC) now sit in a tie for fourth place in the conference standings along with Morehead State.
Belmont (23-10, 10-2 A-Sun) is currently on a seven-game winning streak, which includes a 6-2 win over Austin Peay, and most recently, a three-game sweep over USC Upstate.
The Bruins have four players with a batting average above .300 including Dylan Craig, who has driven in 22 runs. Greg Brody has tallied a team-high four home runs and 27 runs batted in as well.
Alabama A&M (6-27, 1-14 SWAC) is currently on a five-game losing streak which includes a recent three-game sweep from Alabama State.
Jordan Friend leads the Bulldogs with 13 runs driven in, while Brandyn Crutcher has scored a team-high 18 runs.
Tech: RHP Cullen Park - 2-3, 6.52 ERA, 29 IP, 37 H, 26 SO, 13 BB, 24 R, 21 ER
Belmont: RHP Josh Davis - 5-1, 2.79 ERA, 29.0 IP, 23 H, 21 SO, 3 BB, 13 R, 9 ER
Tech: RHP Nick Price – 1-0, 7.20 ERA, 10.0 IP, 15 H, 8 SO, 3 BB, 8 R, 8 ER
AAMU: RHP Champ Adams - 1-3, 9.00 ERA, 37.0 IP, 49 H, 5 SO, 21 BB, 43 R, 37 ER