Courtesy: Zach Lawson, Athletic Media Relations
FAYETTEVILLE – After taking two of three games during opening weekend, the No. 16 University of Arkansas baseball team returns to the field Friday for the beginning of a three-game series against Troy at Baum Stadium. First pitch of the series opener is scheduled for 3:05 p.m. with games two and three on Saturday and Sunday set for a 1:05 p.m. start.
Through three games, Arkansas (2-1) is hitting .327 as a team with seven players carrying a batting average of .300 or higher. The Razorbacks are led at the plate by Monk Kreder who posted a .625 batting average during the team’s first three games of the season. The Razorbacks’ designated hitter reached base eight times, with a team-high five hits and three walks, and had three RBI during the Ball State series.