Freshman Ben Fultz leds the Pirates with a .313 batting average
April 12, 2011
East Carolina (22-10) will hit the road for a midweek showdown against instate rival No. 5 North Carolina (29-5) tonight at Boshamer Stadium in Chapel Hill, N.C. First pitch is schedule for 6 p.m. (EST).
The Pirates will send right-hander Zach Woods (1-2, 3.51 ERA) to the hill against fellow righty Bryant Gaines (0-0, 6.75 ERA). The last time the two teams met during the regular season was back in 2009 when the clubs split a pair of midweek games with each winning at their own ball park. Both teams would meet up later on the in the Super Regional with UNC taking both games in Boshamer and advancing to its fourth-straight College World Series.
Can't make it to Tuesday's game? Then join us as we do a live chat from Boshamer Stadium starting at 5:45 p.m. (EST).
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