From the mother ship, junior college transfers often need time to acclimate just like freshmen. That hasn’t been the case of Ole Miss catcher Stuart Turner. He’s gotten off to a fast start both offensively and defensively. Most impressive has been his success in throwing out runners at second.
A few notes on the weekend opponent. Lipscomb is 6-7. Game times are 6:30 tonight and 1:30 Saturday and Sunday.
Here’s the rotation:
Tonight: Ole Miss RHP Bobby Wahl vs. Lipscomb RHP Josh Cotham (1-1, 8.79, 14.1 IP)
Saturday: Ole Miss RHP Mike Mayers vs. Lipscomb RHP Davey Hacket (1-2, 5.68, 12.2 IP)
Sunday: Ole Miss RHP Sam Smith vs. Lipscomb RHP Will Blalock (0-1, 2.65, 17.0 IP)
Lipscomb’s Cotham and Hacket are seniors, Blalock a sophomore.
Lipscomb is hitting .273, pitching 4.88, fielding .968.