A&M Hosts UT Arlington on Tuesday

Posted at 11:36 PM, Apr 25, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-26 00:36:44-04

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The No. 2 Texas A&M Aggies wrap up their five-game homestand Tuesday when they host the UT Arlington Mavericks on Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park.

The Aggies enter the game with a 41-game win streak in regular-season non-conference home games dating back to April 1, 2014.

Texas A&M is 24-2 at home in 2016. The Aggies are batting .333 on the year with a .428 on-base percentage and .514 slugging percentage on Olsen Field. BOOMER WHITE leads the squad with a .398 average and .504 on-base percentage. HUNTER MELTON is hitting .366 with 28 runs, seven doubles, two triples, six home runs and 41 RBI in 26 home games. The pitching staff owns a 1.89 ERA and .210 opponent batting average.

AUSTIN HOMAN enters the game with a 13-game hit streak, one shy of the season-long this year. Over the stretch he’s hitting .356 (16-for-45) with 10 runs, one double, 6 RBI, two stolen bases and the game-winning hit in A&M’s 10-inning, 4-3 win against Alabama.

The game will be available for viewing on SEC Network + with Will Johnson and Mark Johnson on the call. SEC Network + provides digital-only events to SEC Network subscribers through WatchESPN and the ESPN app on smartphones, computers, tablets and connected devices (Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick, Apple TV, Chromecast, Roku, Xbox 360 and Xbox One). All games this season will be broadcast locally on SportsRadio 1150/102.7 The Zone.