Cal Poly Baseball Game at Cal State Northridge Postponed Due to Rain
NORTHRIDGE, Calif. – Cal Poly's Big West Conference baseball game Friday at Cal State Northridge has been postponed due to rain.
The two teams will play a doubleheader at noon on Saturday at Matador Field. The series is scheduled to wrap up with a single game Sunday at 1 p.m. There is no rain in the weather forecasts for Saturday and Sunday in the San Fernando Valley.
With Friday's rainout, Cal Poly will play its fourth doubleheader of the season Saturday. The Mustangs swept Loyola Marymount on Feb. 24 in Los Angeles and played a pair of twinbills against San Diego State at Baggett Stadium, splitting the games on March 23 and sweeping the Aztecs on March 24.
The Mustangs practiced for 90 minutes in UCLA's indoor batting cages at Jackie Robinson Stadium on Friday afternoon.
Cal Poly is 20-11 on the year, tied for second in the Big West at 4-2 and ranked No. 27 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper. Cal State Northridge is 14-18 for the season and 2-4 in conference games.
All games of the series will be broadcast on ESPN Radio 1280. An audio stream of each broadcast as well as live stats will be available on the internet at www.gopoly.com.
Each of Friday's five games involving Big West schools was postponed by rain and will be made up as part of doubleheaders Saturday.
In addition to Cal Poly at Cal State Northridge, the schedule included Cal State Fullerton at UC Irvine, UC Santa Barbara at Long Beach State, Pacific at UC Davis and CSU Bakersfield at UC Riverside.