Baseball Travels to San Jose State

April 2, 2003

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Fresno State (18-13, 5-1) at San Jose State (15-16, 2-7)

Date: April 4-6

First Pitch: 7/1/1 p.m.

Stadium: Municipal Stadium (5,000)

Location: San Jose, Calif.

All-Time Record: FS 148, SJSU 73

Local Radio: KMJ 580 AM

On Deck

Fresno State, winners of four in a row and 13 of its last 14 games, travels to the Bay Area to face San Jose State in its first conference road series of the season ... FS is a season high five games over the .500 mark ... Marks the second trip to Northern California for the Bulldogs this season ... Played a three-game series at No. 11 Stanford (Feb. 14-16) ... KMJ 580 will provide coverage of all three games with Paul Loeffler handling the play-by-play duties and Bulldog Hall of Famer Steve Hosey as the analyst.

Fresno State vs.. San Jose State

The Bulldogs lead the all-time series 148-73 dating back to 1923 and are meeting for the eighth straight year ... Last year, SJSU won the season series 4-2 sweping a three-game set in San Jose while the Bulldogs took two of three in Fresno in their conference series opener ... Over past eight seasons, SJSU holds a slim 19-18 advantage including season series victories two of the past three years (2002: 4-2; 2000: 5-1) ... Mike Batesole has never faced San Jose State ... The last time the Bulldogs won a series in San Jose was 2001 (7-4, 9-2, 3-7) when they took two of three in their regular season finale to clinch the season series 4-2 ... The last time the Bulldogs swept a three-game series in San Jose was 1985 (7-0, 6-2, 4-0).

Probable Starters

FS RHP Cody Smith (4-2, 4.50) vs. SJSU TBA

FS LHP Donnie Bair (2-0, 2.18) vs. SJSU TBA




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