It's the only action scheduled all week for Hamline's baseball team. And, even though it's early in the conference schedule, it's a key matchup. Hamline travels to Bethel on Wednesday, April 4 for a doubleheader with the Royals that begins at 2:30 p.m. You can view the games online or just follow along with the stats by clicking here.
The Pipers (8-12, 0-2 MIAC) will be looking to rebound from two close losses to st. Thomas last Saturday night at the Metrodome. HU gave up three first inning runs in a 3-1 loss in the opener. In the nightcap, Hamline held a 3-1 lead into the sixth inning, fell behind and then tied the game with a seventh inning rally before losing 5-4 in eight innings. The Royals, who host North Central this afternoon, are 10-6 overall and stand 2-0 in MIAC play after sweeping a dh at St. Mary's last Saturday.