Up Next: 7 p.m. Tuesday, at Arizona State - Parkard Stadium
Radio: 1290 AM in Tucson, All Access Webcast via the Internet
A Quick Look at the Cats
Arizona enters Tuesday’s nonconference match up at Arizona State with a 20-22 overall record ... The Wildcats are batting .291 as a team and averaging 6.5 runs, 10 hits and 5.8 RBI per game ... On the mound, the Arizona staff has posted a 4.50 ERA in 372 1/3 innings pitched ... The Wildcat hurlers have struck out 388 batters this season and walked 163 ... Opponents are batting .283 against the Wildcats on the year.
Tuesday’s game at
A Break from the Pac
Tuesday’s game at ASU, and the three-game series this weekend against UNLV in
Offense Turns it up a Notch
The quick succession of games has proved to be a tonic of sorts for the
As noted above, the Wildcats have seen an increase in the number of extra base hits recently. While it is more pronounced over the 11 days, the power surge started a couple of weeks back. Through the first 23 games of the season,
A pair of juniors have a couple of noteworthy streaks - one is still on going, one just came to an end ... Shortstop Jason Donald has hit safely in each of UA’s last 13 games. During this time span, the three-year starter is batting .356 (21 for 59) with five doubles, four home runs, nine runs scored and 14 RBI ... Classmate Bill Rhinehart saw his season-high 14-game hitting streak come to an end with a 0 for 4 game at Washington on Sunday. Still the junior outfielder’s stats during his streak were impressive - .407 average, 22 for 54, seven doubles, two triples, two home runs, 18 RBI and 19 runs scored.
Don’t Forget About Us
Not be outdone with all of the offense, the
About Tuesday’s Starter
True freshman Ryan Perry will get his second start of the season on Tuesday. The right-hander started UA’s contest against the Sun Devils on April 2 at Chase Field. Perry went 4 1/3 innings in that start, surrendering four earned runs on eight hits, while striking out two and walking one. For the year he is 2-0 with a 6.08 ERA in 23 2/3 innings pitched. He has struck out 12 and walked five.