QUICK HITS ON BAYLOR
Baylor enters the weekend series with a 12-1 record and is ranked as high as No. 10 in the nation.
The Bears’ only loss came in a 4-0 fall to LSU in the College Classic at Minute Maid Park last weekend.
Baylor is hitting .314 as a team, led by Richard Cunningham’s .366 clip, while Kameron Esthay is hitting .340 with 16 runs scored.
The Bears pitching staff owns a 3.10 ERA with 113 strikeouts and 51 walks in 116.0 innings.
Houston will see RHP Nick Lewis (1.42 ERA, 3-0, 19.0 IP, 22 K, 5 BB) on Friday, RHP Montana Parsons (3.86 ERA, 1-1, 16.1 IP, 14 K, 8 BB) on Saturday and LHP Cody Bradford (2.84 ERA, 2-0, 19.0 IP, 12 K, 4 BB) on Sunday.
SERIES HISTORY VS. BAYLOR
Houston and Baylor have met 155 previous times, dating back to 1951.
The Bears own the all-time record over the Cougars, 88-67, but Houston won the last three-game series between the two clubs.
Last Meeting: March 4-6, 2016 | Houston won series, 2-1
Last Meeting at Baylor: March 31, 2015 | Houston won 11-0