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BASEBALL PREVIEW

OREGON STATE (6-5) AT NEVADA (6-7)

When: Today (2 p.m.), Saturday (1 p.m.), Sunday (1 p.m.)

Where: Peccole Park

TV/Radio: None/630 AM, pregame at 1:45 p.m.

Coaches: Oregon State’s Pat Casey (446-274-4) is in his 14th season; Nevada’s Gary Powers (767-602-4) is in his 26th season

OREGON STATE

C Ryan Ortiz (.321, HR, 11 RBI)

1B Jordan Lennerton (.286, HR, 5 RBI)

2B John Tommasini (.375, HR, 2 RBI)

SS Joey Wong (.318, 2 HR, 6 RBI)

3B Drew George (.350, 2 HR, 10 RBI)

LF John Wallace (.375, 3 HR, 15 RBI)

CF Chris Hopkins (.346, 6 RBI)

RF Daniel Robertson (.353, 5 RBI)

DH Jason Ogata (.415. 4 HR, 15 RBI)

P Jason Stutes (1-2, 7.62)

NEVADA

C Tyson Jaquez (.300, 2 HR, 6 RBI)

1B Shaun Kort (.404, HR, 18 RBI)

2B David Ciarlo (.581, 2 HR, 11 RBI)

SS Kevin Rodland (.237, 3 RBI)

3B Jason Rodriguez (.429, 3 HR, 15 RBI)

LF Matt Bowman (.318, HR, 8 RBI)

CF Jason Sadoian (.362, HR, 6 RBI)

RF Mike Hale (.261, 3 RBI)

DH Terry Walsh (.220,HR, 6 RBI)

P Rod Scurry (1-2, 6.32)

About Nevada: The Pack comes off an 18-8 loss which saw the the team give up two grandslams in a nine-run second inning … Scurry threw an impressive seven innings in his last outing … Rodriguez drove in three with two coming on his home run. Ciarlo extended his career-high hit streak to 12-games while center fielder Sadoian has his eight-game streak come to an end.

About Oregon State: For the second straight season, the Beavers hit grand slams in back-to-back games. Ortiz cleared the bases against Santa Clara, while George had his slam against San Diego State … The Beavers have scored 34 runs in their last two games … George has a four-game hit streak and is 8-for-15 in that stretch.

Compiled by Darrell Moody