May 25, 2012
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Michigan State baseball team will play at 3:35 p.m. Friday afternoon in the consolation bracket of the Big Ten Tournament against Ohio State.
Ohio State (33-26) defeated Nebraska, 6-2, in the first game on Friday.
Sophomore right-hander David Garner (5-3) will get the call on the mound for the Spartans. Garner is 4-0 in his Big Ten starts, but hasn't started against Ohio State or Nebraska this season. He is 1-0 in his career in the Big Ten Tournament after throwing 4 1/3 shutout innings of relief in last season's win over Minnesota.
Friday's game is being televised on BTN and Gametracker will be available on msuspartans.com.
|Big Ten Tournament: No. 5 Michigan State (36-20) vs. No. 6 Ohio State (33-26)|
|Date | Time||Friday, May 25 | 3:35 p.m.|
|Location||Columbus, Ohio | Huntington Park (10,100)|
|Pitching Matchup||MSU: So. RHP David Garner (5-3, 3.46 ERA) vs.
OSU: Trace Dempsey (3-1, 5.27 ERA)
|Tournament Information||Bracket (PDF) | Tournament Website|
|Tickets||Adults: $10 | Youth/Seniors: $7|
|Notes||MSU Big Ten Tournament Notes|
|TV||All games will be broadcast on BTN.|
|Live Stats||Gametracker link available at msuspartans.com at start of game.|
|Social Media||@statebaseball | Facebook|