Tuesday – 6 p.m. COMPLETE BASEBALL NOTES
Televison Coverage: ACC Network+
LFSN Radio Coverage: 93.3 FM ESPN
Live Stats: StatBroadcast
Quick Hits • Liberty is in the midst of a nine-game road trip, their longest of the season. The Flames do not return home until May 10th when they host ASUN opponent Lipscomb. After dropping their first ASUN Conference series of the season, two games to one, at Jacksonville, this past weekend, Liberty has started the trip with a 1-3 mark.
• For the 15th consecutive season, Liberty has won 30 or more games. The Flames reached the 30-win mark with a 4-1, 11 inning victory over Jacksonville on Friday. With a 30-11 record, it is the fastest that the Flames have reached the milestone since 2014, when they posted a 30-9 mark.
• Liberty and North Carolina will meet for the second time this season on Tuesday. The Flames defeated the Tar Heels 2-0 at Liberty Baseball Stadium on March 19. It is one of the Flames' six shutouts and the only time in 2019 that North Carolina has failed to score in a game.
• After six consecutive wins in the midweek, Liberty has dropped back-to-back midweek contests at Wake Forest and last Tuesday at Virginia. The Flames had not lost a mid-week game since February 26 at Tennessee. Liberty is now 7-3 in midweek contests.
• Liberty enters Tuesday's contest with a 7-8 road record. Of Liberty's final 12 regular season games, eight are road contests.
• In their first season as members of the ASUN Conference, the Flames are second in the conference standings with a 10-5 record. This past weekend, Liberty dropped their first ASUN series of the year at Jacksonville, losing two of the three contests.
• Entering the week, the Flames lead the ASUN Conference and are seventh nationally with a 3.10 ERA. Liberty pitchers have also combined for a team WHIP of 1.19, which is 10th in the country, and allowed 7.2 hits per inning, which is seventh nationally. In addition, the Flames lead the ASUN with a .220 opponent batting average and 398 batters struck out. Right-hander Garret Price is 13th in the country with a 1.52 ERA, while ranking 24th in 0.91 WHIP.
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