No time for child’s play as Southern visits Texas Southern

Jaguars look for offense, leadership in series at Texas Southern

By Scott HOTARD

Advocate sportswriter

On Deck

SOUTHERN AT TEXAS SOUTHERN

WHEN: Noon Saturday (doubleheader), 1 p.m. Sunday (single game).

WHERE: MLB Urban Youth Academy, Houston.

RECORDS: Southern 12-14, 8-7 SWAC Western Division; Texas Southern 19-14, 6-6.

STARTING PITCHERS: Saturday (first game) — Southern, Sr. LH Jesse “Doc” Holiday (3-2, 3.98) vs. TSU, Felix Gomez (1-4, 3.22); Saturday (second game) — Southern, Jr. RH Jose De Leon (2-2, 3.91) vs. TSU, Robert Pearson (3-2, 3.80); Sunday — Southern, Sr. RH Daniel Garcia (3-2, 3.49) vs. TSU, Frank Cruz IV (2-2, 4.26).