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Bearcats play host to Newberry Tuesday in season's first midweek contest

Bearcats play host to Newberry Tuesday in season's first midweek contest

GREENWOOD – The Lander baseball team (2-3) returns to Dolny Stadium on Tuesday night as the Bearcats tangle with Newberry (3-3) at 5:00 p.m. 

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PROBABLE STARTERS

Joseph Whitt (0-0, 11.57 ERA) vs. Josh Stempihar (0-0, 0.00 ERA)

STORYLINES

• Lander split a pair of weekend contests against North Greenville, falling at home and defeating the Crusaders in Lexington. 

• Sophomore Zack Moore batted .625 over the weekend with a pair of RBI. Moore leads the Bearcats with a .400 average this season. 

• The Bearcats shutout North Greenville 4-0 on Saturday, the first shutout away from home for Lander since 2016. 

• Lander has turned a double play in four of its first five games this season. 

• The Bearcats have had starters throw 5.0 scoreless innings in both weekend series this year. 

• Lander defeated Newberry 19-7 at home last season for the first win of Jason Burke's head coaching career 

• The Bearcats went 5-1 in home midweek games last year.