Ball State Cardinals (12-12; MAC 2-4)
Wednesday: Ball State vs. Northern Kentucky (3:00) -- Muncie, Ind.
Friday: Ball State at Western Michigan (3:00) -- Kalamazoo, Mich.
Saturday: Ball State at Western Michigan (1:00) -- Kalamazoo, Mich.
Sunday: Ball State at Western Michigan (1:00) -- Kalamazoo, Mich.
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SCOUTING BALL STATE: The Cardinals are 12-12 overall and 2-4 in the Mid-American Conference after winning one of three games in their conference series at Kent State . . . Ball State will host Northern Kentucky in a midweek game Wednesday before travelling to head coach Rich Maloney's alma mater, Western Michigan, for a three-game weekend series.
SCOUTING NORTHERN KENTUCKY: The Norse are 3-24 overall after winning one of three games at South Carolina Upstate over the weekend . . . Northern Kentucky's other victories are over St. Louis and Texas State this season . . . Brad Clement leads the team with a .323 batting average.
SCOUTING WESTERN MICHIGAN: The Broncos are 9-17 overall and 4-2 in the MAC after winning one of three games at home over Buffalo over the weekend . . . Andrew Sohn leads the team with a .372 batting average . . . Steve Buglione is hitting at a .355 pace for the Broncos.
THE SERIES: Ball State and Northern Kentucky will be meeting for the first time this season . . . The Cardinals and WMU have met 156 times with the Broncos holding a 92-64 lead in the all-time series.