Baseball Gameday Central: VCU vs. Richmond (May 17, 2013)
|Who:||VCU (27-26, 11-12 Atlantic 10) vs. Richmond (30-21, 13-10)
|When:||Saturday, May 18, 2013 - 10:30 a.m.
||The Diamond at the HDL Inc. Athletic Village
|Live Audio:||Same as above
|Social Media:||VCU Athletics Twitter | VCU Athletics Scores Twitter | VCU Athletics Facebook|
• VCU plays its final series of the regular season when it opens a three-game Atlantic 10 conference series with cross-town rival Richmond tonight.
• The Rams are looking to bounce back after dropping three of their last four games, including a 17-3 loss to No. 7 Virginia on Tuesday.
•VCU and Richmond meet for the 82nd time today at The Diamond, part of the HDL Inc. Athletic Village. VCU leads the all-time series 44-37.
• The Rams and Spiders meet as Atlantic 10 rivals for the first-ever time. VCU and Richmond were former confernece mates in the Colonial Athletic Associaton.
• Last season, the two schools split a pair of mid-week games, with both schools winning on their home field. Richmond beat VCU 7-1 on March 21, before VCU won 6-4 on May 8.
Thursday - VCU 6, Richmond 3
Friday - VCU, 5, Richmond 4
Saturday - RHP Seth Greene vs. RHP Jacob Mayers