ATHENS, GA.——The No. 14 Georgia Bulldogs will face No. 19 Georgia Tech in a three-game series starting Friday in Atlanta. The first pitch is scheduled for 6 p.m. and the game will be available on the Georgia Bulldog Sports Network and broadcast on ACC Network Extra.
Game 2 of the series is Saturday at a sold-out Foley Field in Athens at 2 p.m. on SEC Network+. Game 3 is Sunday at 2 p.m. in Lawrenceville at Coolray Field. Tech is the home team on Sunday and the game will be shown on ACC Network Extra. Sunday’s game will serve as the 19th annual Spring Classic For Kids baseball game to benefit Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (CH0A). Proceeds from ticket sales at Coolray go to fund critical patient and family initiatives at CHOA’s Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center.
At 8-0, the No. 14 Georgia Bulldogs tied their best start since the 2012 club went 8-0. The 2009 team went 14-0 for the best start. The Bulldogs are batting .313 with nine homers and rank 14th nationally in ERA (1.90). Georgia has a fielding percentage of .980. Tech bats .342 with 19 home runs, a 3.94 ERA and a .971 fielding percentage.
In records dating back to 1898, Georgia leads the all-time series 215-166-2. Tech won both campus meetings last year (7-5 in Athens, 7-6 in 14 innings in Atlanta) with no neutral site play due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The Bulldogs swept a three-game streak from Tech in 2020. In the Spring Baseball Classic, Georgia holds a 12-6 advantage, including 1-0 at Coolray Field.
Likely pitch matchups: UGA vs. Tech
Friday: Jonathan Canon (2-0, 0.00 ERA, RHP, Jr.) vs. Chance Huff (1-0, 2.45, RHP, Jr.)
Saturday: Liam Sullivan (1-0, 5.14 ERA, LHP, So.) vs. Zach Maxwell (1-0, 3.00, RHP, So.)
Sunday: TBA versus TBA
Georgia Baseball Radio Links/TV Streams
Georgia Bulldog Sports Network (Announcers: Jeff Dantzler, David Johnston)
Free audio streaming of all Georgia Bulldogs games can be heard using the Gameday LIVE app.
Optimized for iOS7+ and Android 4.0+, Georgiadogs.com Gameday LIVE is now available for smartphone and tablet in the App Store and Google Play marketplaces. Georgiadogs.com Gameday LIVE is the official mobile app for Georgia Athletics. Download the app here: georgiadogs.com/wireless/.
Friday pre-game radio show at 5:40 p.m. ET: https://georgiadogs.com/watch/?Live=4144&type=Live
Saturday pre-game radio show at 1:40 p.m. ET: https://georgiadogs.com/watch/?Live=4145&type=Live
Sunday pre-game radio show at 1:40 p.m. ET: https://georgiadogs.com/watch/?Live=4146&type=Live
SEC network + TV link
Video streaming of Saturday’s match will be broadcast on the SEC+ Network with Jason Jacobs and Brett DeLoach.
Saturday SECN+ Link: https://www.espn.com/watch/player?id=3eb27ee3-e701-4e1b-b0eb-2dbbd0786914
Note: Friday/Sunday matches are available via ACC Network Extra
Baseball Home Game/Parking Tickets
Saturday’s Georgia Tech game at Foley Field is sold out. PURCHASE great seats from other fans through our official secondary ticketing partner StubHub.
Season tickets for 2022 season tickets are sold out, but there are three new flexible ticket packages available for 5, 10 and 15 games. They can include any game from the home schedule. Prices for these packages are $40 for five games, $70 for ten games, and $90 for 15 games.
Single-game tickets to most non-conference games as well as Thursday and Sunday SEC games are also options. Single game tickets are $10 while group tickets (10+ tickets) are $5 each. Currently, individual game sales and group tickets are not available for SEC games on Friday or Saturday or for Clemson or Georgia Tech games. For ticket or group questions, please call (706) 542-1231, Ext. 1. Free parking is available in the suburban surface lot behind the outfield. Doors open one hour before game time.
Ticketing is available online here: https://gado.gs/8hg
Liquor sales available at Foley Field
Following the successful launch of alcohol sales at Stegeman Coliseum for men’s and women’s basketball games, Georgia Athletics announced that it will continue its pilot program in baseball and softball this year. In accordance with the SEC policy on alcohol at sporting events, UGAAA will sell a variety of domestic, imported, craft and premium beers at designated concession stands inside Foley Field. Full details on this program can be found here: https://gado.gs/8he
Promotions This series: Saturday only
Check out the promotions board for Georgia Baseball posters, roster cards, calendar cards and magnets.
Saturday giveaway: The first 1,000 fans will receive a Wreck Tech t-shirt and fans are encouraged to wear red.
Ticket and parking information for Sunday’s game at Coolray Field
All tickets for the Spring Classic for Kids 2022 will be sent digitally. All tickets for this game are general admission. Individual tickets can be purchased at the Coolray Field box office or on ticket master for $20. Children under two do not need a ticket for the game, but must sit on the lap of a ticketed participant. General admission parking is $10. Parking cards can be purchased at ticket master before the event. Parking day is cash only. Click on here to view the Coolray Field parking map. For more information on tailgating in Coolray Field parking lots, click here. Coolray Field has a clear bag policy. For more information, click here.
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