UofL BASEBALL | Cards Preparing for Rival Kentucky

04/02/2018 11:10 AM

The Louisville baseball team is getting ready for one of its toughest tests of the season Tuesday.

The Cards (19-8, 5-7) will take on No. 9 Kentucky (19-9, 3-6) at 4 p.m. ET inside Cliff Hagan Stadium. The game was originally scheduled for 6:30 p.m. ET, but first pitch was moved up in order to avoid potential inclement weather.

It will be the first meeting between the two teams since UofL eliminated UK in the NCAA Super Regional round of the tournament last season.

The Cards enter the game coming off a 6-1 win at Florida St. on Saturday.

Meanwhile, the Wildcats enter the game coming of a 5-2 win at Alabama on Sunday.

Louisville had a 3-1 record against Kentucky last season.

Andrew Chernoff

Andrew is a sports anchor and sports managing editor for Spectrum News. He covers sports all across the state of Kentucky for Sports Night, which airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Andrew was a sports anchor and reporter at KFDM/KBTV in Beaumont, Texas for four years before making the move back home to the Midwest. He is originally from Carmel, Indiana and majored in broadcast journalism and political science at Syracuse University.

When he’s not on the air or in the field covering sports, you can likely find Andrew playing golf, watching IndyCar and Formula 1 races, or exploring the state of Kentucky. His favorite sport is open-wheel racing. In fact, he has not missed an Indianapolis 500 since the early 2000s.

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