ROCHESTER, Mich. - The Oakland baseball team continues it season opening road swing with a series at No. 8 Kentucky on Friday, Feb. 23 at 4 p.m. The Golden Grizzlies and Wildcats play the second game on Saturday, Feb. 24 at 1 p.m. followed by the series finale on Sunday, Feb. 25 at 1 p.m. All three games will be broadcast live from Cliff Hagan Stadium on ESPN3 weather permitted.
- No. 8 Kentucky is the highest ranked team Oakland has played since No. 3 Florida State last season.
- Ben Hart leads the team in home runs (2), batting ave. (.353) hits (6), RBI (6) total bases (14) and slugging percentage (.824). Tyler Trovinger also leads the team in hits (6).
- Nate Schweers leads the team in ERA (1.80) and picked up the lone win if relief against Old Dominion.
- Blake Griffith hit is first-career home run with three RBI against UNCG.