March 26, 2013
No. 16 Georgia Tech (18-5) vs. The Citadel(15-9) Game 24 (Home 16) Tuesday, March 26, 4 p.m. (LHP Jonathan King, GT vs. RHPAustin Mason, CIT) Location Atlanta, Ga. | Russ Chandler Stadium| Weather Radio Tuesday – WREK 91.1 FM Live Stats Tuesday -RamblinWreck.com Gametracker Webcast Tuesday – RamblinWreck.com Game Info GameNotes | 2013 MediaGuide | Facebook | Twitter
>> No. 16 Georgia Tech is home for five of its next six games, beginning Tuesday afternoon versus The Citadel in the second all-time meeting between the two teams.
>> First pitch is set for 4 p.m. and can be heard on WREK 91.1 FM in Atlanta with Nolan Alexander and Wiley Ballard. The game will be streamed live at RamblinWreck.com.
>> Tech and The Citadel are meeting for just the second time on the diamond. The Jackets beat the Bulldogs, 13-3, at Russ Chandler Stadium in the 2000 season.
>> Freshman lefty Jonathan King is scheduled for his first career start Tuesday. The Gatorade Tennessee Baseball Player of the Year in 2012 has made eight relief appearances with 14 strikeouts and a 2.84 ERA in 12.2 innings.
>> Junior LF Kyle Wren carries a team-best 12-game hitting streak into the game. He’s hitting .366 with three doubles, three triples and 14 stolen bases. He’s third at Tech in career triples (16) and 14th in steals (46).
>> Hitting .351 as a team, Tech leads the NCAA and has a 32-point lead over North Carolina for the ACC lead. The Jackets are the ACC’s highest scoring team (213 runs), and also lead the conference in OBP (.432), slugging (.514) and tied for the lead with 22 homers.
>> The Jackets are looking to bounce back after a tough week against Top 25 clubs, failing to complete the season-sweep of Georgia Southern on Tuesday, then falling twice at Florida State.