The Tigers host Georgia on Tuesday night during Military Appreciation Day to conclude the home-and-home season series.
GAME SETUP• Who – Georgia (19-17) vs. Clemson (22-15)• Best Ranking – UGA – NR; CU – NR• When – Tuesday (6:30 p.m.)• Where – Clemson, S.C. (Doug Kingsmore Stadium)• Watch – ACC Network Extra• Video Announcers – Fred Cunningham, Jeff Morris• Listen (Radio) – Clemson Athletic Network (locally on WCCP (105.5 FM))• Listen (Internet) – ClemsonTigers.com• Live Stats – ClemsonTigers.com• Social Media – ClemsonBaseball• Tickets – ClemsonTigers.com, 1-800-CLEMSON
SERIES HISTORY• Overall Record – Georgia leads 128-111-2 (1900-2023)• Record at Clemson – Clemson leads 58-52-2 (1901-2022)
STARTING PITCHERS• RHP Kyle Greenler (UGA) vs. LHP Rocco Reid (CU)
CLEMSON OVERVIEW• Clemson, who has a 16-9 home record, won two of three games against Notre Dame at Doug Kingsmore Stadium last weekend.• The Tigers are averaging 6.8 runs per game and hitting .291 with a .436 slugging percentage, .389 on-base percentage and 61 steals.• The pitching staff has a 4.54 ERA, .259 opponents’ batting average and 2.54 strikeout-to-walk ratio, and Clemson is fielding .974.
GEORGIA OVERVIEW• Georgia, who has a 5-7 road record and is averaging 7.7 runs per game, is led by 10th-year Head Coach Scott Stricklin.• The Bulldogs won one of three games at No. 2 Florida last weekend. They are hitting .291 and have a 6.39 ERA and .980 fielding percentage.• Charlie Condon is hitting .450 with 16 homers and 52 RBIs, and Connor Tate is batting .372 with 12 homers and 38 RBIs.
QUICK HITS• Tuesday’s game against Georgia is Military Appreciation Day at Doug Kingsmore Stadium.• Clemson beat Georgia 8-1 in Athens last Tuesday night behind Billy Amick’s homer, two doubles and four RBIs.• The Tiger bullpen has a 15-8 record, six saves, a 4.26 ERA, .269 opponents’ batting average and 192 strikeouts in 179.2 innings pitched.
GORDON PROVIDING STARTS• Sophomore righthander Austin Gordon has been a weekend starter all season and has provided consistency on the mound.• He is 1-3 with a 4.88 ERA, .257 opponents’ batting average and 44 strikeouts against 10 walks in 48.0 innings pitched over nine starts.• A total of 21 of his 28 runs allowed have come on the 13 home runs he has allowed.• He is holding opponents to .137 with two outs.• He’s 1-3 with a 3.99 ERA, .230 opponents’ batting average and 30 strikeouts versus eight walks in 29.1 innings pitched over five ACC starts.• In his career, he’s 2-3 with two saves, a 4.97 ERA and 75 strikeouts against 19 walks in 76.0 innings pitched over 26 outings (nine starts).