Baseball Heads to Dartmouth for Weekend Series

Baseball Heads to Dartmouth for Weekend Series

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown baseball team will return to Ivy League play this weekend when the Bears head to Dartmouth for a three-game series. Saturday's doubleheader will start at 11:30 before Sunday's finale at 1 PM. All three games will be broadcast on the Ivy League Network.

Series Information
Matchup: Brown (9-22, 4-11) at Dartmouth (10-19-1, 6-5-1)
Dates: April 28-29
Game Times: 11:30 AM (DH) | 1 PM
Live Stats: Saturday GM1 | Saturday GM2 | Sunday
Ivy League Network: Saturday | Sunday 

Probable Starting Pitchers
Saturday (GM1): RHP Garett Delano vs. RHP Cole O'Connor
Saturday (GM2): RHP Collin Garner vs. RHP Jack Fossand
Sunday: RHP Will Tomlinson vs. RHP Clay Chatham 

Leading Off
- Brown defeated Siena, 7-2, on Tuesday to pick up its second straight win after previously topping Harvard on Sunday.
- Brown leads the Ivy League with 19 stolen bases in conference games and is ranked third in team ERA (4.39).
- Garett Delano heads into the weekend on a seven-game hitting streak with four multiple-hit games during the span. He leads the Bears with a .311 batting average and also paces the team in home runs (6), runs (25) and slugging percentage (.516).
- On defense, the Bears are ranked sixth in the nation in turned double plays per game (1.06).
- Brown went 1-3 in four games at Dartmouth last season. Delano earned the win in relief in Brown's lone victory of the series.

Last Time Out
- Brown topped Siena in midweek action after going 1-2 at Harvard over the weekend.
- Sam Grigo had three hits with two RBIs over Siena, giving him six RBIs over the last two games.
- The Brown bullpen combined for five scoreless innings to complete the win over Siena.
- Will Tomlinson tossed five scoreless frames in Sunday's win at Harvard, allowing just three hits.
- Garett Delano hit .417 in the Harvard series, while Parke Phillips (.364) and Joe Lomuscio (.300) also hit over .300 in the set. 

About Dartmouth
- Dartmouth most recently went 1-2 in a three-game series at Yale last weekend.
- The Big Green head into the weekend fourth in the Ivy League standings at 6-5-1. Dartmouth finished fourth in the Ivies last season (11-9).
- Sean Sullivan leads the Ivy League with a .364 batting average, while Blake Crossing is second at .351.
- As a team, Dartmouth is ranked third in the league with a .265 average, but .249 in league games.
- Cole O'Connor headlines the rotation at 4-4 with a 4.70 ERA. Clay Chatham has a team-best 36 strikeouts as a member of the rotation, while Michel Austen has six saves as the team's closer. 

Next Up
After the weekend, Brown will host Boston College on Wednesday before playing host to Cornell in a three-game series (May 5-6).