Baseball To Play University of San Francisco In Back-To-Back Series

May 11, 2017

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SAN JOSE, Calif. - The San José State University baseball team is in the midst of playing nine games in 11 days with the upcoming back-to-back series with the University of San Francisco comprising the back half of that stretch.  SJSU plays a four-game series against USF from Friday, May 12 to Monday, May 15 with the first two games at the University of San Francisco and the last two at San Jose State. 

Through five games, the Spartans are 1-4.  Back on May 5 to 7, the Spartans played a Mountain West conference series hosting San Diego State, but lost all three games.  The Spartans then had a travel day on May 8 before playing a two-game series on May 9 and 10 in Phoenix against Grand Canyon University that the teams split.

The USF series will be the last non-conference series the Spartans play this regular season.   

The Spartans are 8-14 against non-conference opponents this season.

 

SJSU Games 49 - 52 vs University of San Francisco Dons (24-26)

Friday, May 12 at 1:00 p.m. PT (Benedetti Diamond, San Francisco)

Saturday, May 13 at 1:00 p.m. PT (Benedetti Diamond, San Francisco)

Sunday, May 14 at 7:00 p.m. PT (Municipal Stadium, San Jose)

Monday, May 15 at 7:00 p.m. PT (Municipal Stadium, San Jose)

 

Pitching Matchups:

Friday

SJSU RHP Matt Brown (4-5, 5.88 ERA)

vs.

San Francisco RHP Thomas Ponticelli (3-1, 2.10 ERA)

 

Saturday

SJSU RHP Jake Swiech (1-4, 5.73 ERA)

vs.

San Francisco RHP Grant Goodman (3-4, 5.06 ERA)

 

Sunday

San Francisco LHP Scott Parker (5-1, 2.32 ERA)

vs.

SJSU RHP Joseph Balfour (0-3, 6.75 ERA)

 

Monday

San Francisco LHP Sam Granoff (2-4, 4.14 ERA)

vs.

SJSU TBA

 

All-Time Series vs San Francisco:  SJSU leads 96-64-1

 

Live Video:   http://www.sjsuspartans.com/sports/m-basebl/sched/sjsu-m-basebl-sched.html

Live Stats:        http://www.sjsuspartans.com/sports/m-basebl/sched/sjsu-m-basebl-sched.html

Radio:               None

 

Social Media:    Instagram/Twitter: @SJSUBaseball
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Schedule Change:    Game time for the Friday, May 12, 2017 matchup versus the University of San Francisco has change from 3:00 p.m. PT to 1:00 p.m. PT. 

#OmahaKnows      

"Omaha Knows" is the SJSU baseball program motto.  What matters is what you do when nobody is watching.  But Omaha, Nebraska, home of the College World Series, is always watching.  Omaha knows how you went about your business.  Spartan fans will see the hashtag #OmahaKnows attached to social media posts throughout the baseball season.

 

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