It is do or die time for our baseball Boilers. Because of last night's 7-3 loss to Kent State, Purdue must win twice today and once tomorrow to advance to a Super Regional against Oregon, Cal State Fullerton, or Austin Peay. A loss in any of those three games means their season is done.
Purdue will be the home team today here in Gary for game 1 against Kentucky, and they are sending midweek starter Robert Ramer (6-0) to the mound. Kentucky boasts three lefty starters, which should be a nice advantage for our right-handed-centric lineup.
If Purdue wins today's first game they will likely face Tyler Skulina for Kent State. yes,t he Golden Flashes have only played two games, but assuming ours goes just nine innings we will