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No. 2 baseball faces tall task against No. 3 Oregon State

When the 2018 schedule was announced, many fans of college baseball circled their proverbial calendars the date of this weekend’s series.

It’s not every week that the second-ranked team in the nation battles it out for baseball supremacy against the third-ranked team.

No. 2 Stanford baseball (38-6, 17-4 Pac-12) is travelling to Corvallis to play No. 3 Oregon State (36-7-1, 14-6-1) in a three-game series at Goss Stadium at Coleman Field.

No. 2 Stanford baseball powers through Bears

No. 2 Stanford baseball (33-6, 14-4 Pac-12) kept chugging along this weekend as it took the three-games series Cal (24-17, 10-11) in Sunken Diamond. The rivalry battle had a little bit more nuance than in previous matchups. Stanford head coach David Esquer coached at Cal for 17 years before jumping onto the Farm after former head coach Mark Marquess retired at the end of last season.