The Tigers take on the 49ers when they play their first game at BB&T Ballpark in Charlotte on Tuesday night.
GAME SETUP• Who – Clemson (18-6) vs. Charlotte (11-12)• Best Ranking – CU – No. 15 Collegiate Baseball; CHA – NR• When – Tuesday (7 p.m.)• Where – Charlotte, N.C. (BB&T Ballpark)• Listen (Radio) – WCCP (105.5 FM), ESPN Upstate• Listen (Internet) – ClemsonTigers.com, TuneIn• Live Stats – ClemsonTigers.com• Social Media – ClemsonBaseball
SERIES HISTORY• Overall Record – Clemson leads 12-3 (1985-19)• Record at Charlotte – Clemson leads 3-1 (1985-10)
STARTING PITCHERS• RHP Brooks Crawford (CU) vs. RHP Ryan Czanstkowski (CHA)
CLEMSON OVERVIEW• Clemson won two of three games at Boston College last weekend.• The Tigers are averaging 6.8 runs per game and hitting .269 with a .377 on-base percentage and 40 steals.• The pitching staff has a 3.27 ERA, .232 opponents’ batting average and 3.14 strikeout-to-walk ratio and Clemson is fielding .969.
CHARLOTTE OVERVIEW• Charlotte is led by 27th-year head coach Loren Hibbs.• The 49ers won one of three home games against Marshall last weekend. They are hitting .277 and have a 4.65 ERA and .973 fielding percentage.• Harris Yett is hitting .395 with 13 doubles, a triple, four homers and 21 RBIs, while Colby Bruce and Chase Gooding both have three saves.
QUICK HITS• Clemson edged Charlotte 7-6 at home on Feb. 18 behind four home runs and five stolen bases.• The Tigers have answered each of their last 12 losses dating to 2018 with a win in their next game.• Charlotte-area natives Logan Davidson and Jordan Greene will play Clemson’s first game in the city of Charlotte since March 16, 2010.
MAJKOWSKI KNOWS GETTING ON BASE• Sophomore outfielder has burst onto the scene to not only become an everyday starter in the outfield, but one of the team’s hottest hitters.• He is hitting .344 with three doubles, one triple, five RBIs, eight runs and a steal in 19 games (nine starts).• He has a .523 on-base percentage thanks to five walks and seven hit-by-pitches in just 32 at-bats.• In ACC regular-season games, he is hitting .563 with three doubles, a triple, four RBIs, five runs, a .731 on-base percentage and a steal.• He is hitting .400 with a .583 on-base percentage in his nine starts.• In his career, he is hitting .333 with three doubles, a triple, five RBIs, a .511 on-base percentage and a steal in 21 games (nine starts).