March 12, 2009
GREENVILLE, N.C. - The UCLA baseball team has altered its three-game series at East Carolina this weekend, based upon the latest weather forecast. The Bruins and Pirates will play a doubleheader on Friday beginning at 9 a.m. (PT).
The second game of Friday's doubleheader is scheduled to begin 45 minutes after the first game. The final game of the series will take place on Saturday or Sunday afternoon, weather pending.
The Bruins are scheduled to fly back to Los Angeles on Sunday evening from Raleigh, N.C.
All three games can be followed via GameTracker at uclabruins.com. Likewise, a live video broadcast will be online at East Carolina's athletics website, ecupirates.com
UCLA (3-11) makes its first-ever trip to East Carolina (10-2) this week. The Bruins swept a three-game series against East Carolina at Jackie Robinson Stadium in 2007 (Feb. 16-18).
Friday, March 13 (Game 1 - 9 a.m., PT)
UCLA - Rob Rasmussen, LHP, So. (1-0, 2.81)
East Carolina - Seth Maness, RHP, So. (1-0, 6.50)
Friday, March 13 (Game 2 - 45 minutes after Game 1)
UCLA - Gerrit Cole, RHP, Fr. (1-2, 2.40)
East Carolina - Chris Heston, RHP, Jr. (2-0, 3.44)
Saturday or Sunday (time TBD, weather pending)
UCLA - Charles Brewer, RHP, Jr. (0-1, 4.86)
East Carolina - TBD