Super Bulldog Weekend has kicked off in Starkville, and one of the usual bright spots has always been the Bulldogs squaring off against an SEC foe in a three game series. This weekend's series against the No. 6 Florida Gators has an additional level of importance attached to it as it feels like a line in the sand moment on salvaging the 2015 baseball season.
Tickets still remain for the games, but for fans unable to make the trip to Starkville, all of the action will be carried on various channels and outlets.
HOW TO WATCH
Friday - 6:30 pm on SECNetwork +
Saturday - 2pm on SECNetwork
Sunday - 2pm on ESPNU
Fans can also listen to the games across the Mississippi State Baseball Radio Network or through HailState.com/plus
The Bulldogs look set to make a bit of a tweak to their weekend rotation. Vance Tatum has been moved out of his Sunday spot, opening a slot for Austin Sexton to return to the weekend.
Friday - MSU LHP Lucas Laster (4-2, 2.52) vs. UF RHP Logan Shore (5-2, 2.16 ERA)
Saturday - MSU RHP Austin Sexton (3-3, 3.52 ERA) vs. UF RHP Dane Dunning (4-1, 3.19 ERA)
Sunday - MSU RHP Preston Brown (5-3, 3.81 ERA) vs. UF TBA
Fans will also have the opportunity to take advantage of several promotions at the games this weekend:
Friday - FREE rally towels for the first 1,000 fans; Fireworks post-game to kickoff SBW.
Saturday - "125 Seasons" commemorative posters for the first 5,000 fans.
Sunday - Final set of trading cards given away; "Kids' Day at the Park": kids 12 and under get to run the bases post-game.