Arkansas vs. Missouri Game 3: How to watch and listen, pitching matchup, forecast, team comparisons

By: Matt Jones Matt Jones's Twitter account
Published: Sunday, March 27, 2022
Arkansas stater Jaxon Wiggins delivers to the plate Saturday, March 5, 2022, during the third inning in the second game against Southeastern Louisiana at Baum-Walker Stadium in Fayetteville.
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Arkansas stater Jaxon Wiggins delivers to the plate Saturday, March 5, 2022, during the third inning in the second game against Southeastern Louisiana at Baum-Walker Stadium in Fayetteville.

SCHEDULED GAME TIME Sunday, 1 p.m.

WHERE Taylor Stadium (3,331) in Columbia, Mo.

RECORDS Arkansas 17-4, 4-1 SEC; Missouri 13-6, 1-4 SEC

STREAK Arkansas lost 1; Missouri won 1

LAST 10 Arkansas 9-1; Missouri 5-5

COACHES Arkansas: Dave Van Horn — 767-406 in 20th season at Arkansas and 1,087-565 in 28th season overall in Division I; Missouri: Steve Bieser — 143-114-1 in sixth season at Missouri and 281-211-1 in 10th season overall.

SERIES Arkansas leads 22-15

LAST MEETING Missouri defeated Arkansas 7-5 on Saturday in Columbia, Mo.

RADIO Razorback Sports Network can be accessed through local FM and AM affiliates, via the Arkansas Razorbacks Gameday app, via the TuneIn app or on ArkansasRazorbacks.com. Blackouts may apply.

TELEVISION The game will be streamed by SEC Network-Plus and can be accessed on WatchESPN.com and via the ESPN app (carrier login required).

ANNOUNCERS Nate Gatter (play-by-play) and Kirsten Mack (analyst)

PITCHING MATCHUP Arkansas RHP Jaxon Wiggins (3-0, 3.38 ERA in 26 2/3 innings) vs. Missouri RHP Austin Marozas (0-0, 5.40 ERA in 8 1/3 innings)

FORECAST According to the National Weather Service, Sunday will be partly sunny with a high of 49 degrees.

TEAM COMPARISONS

ERA: Arkansas 3.26; Missouri 4.86

Earned Runs Per Game: Arkansas 6.43; Missouri 7.03

Batting Average: Arkansas .274; Missouri .302

Opponent Batting Average: Arkansas .222; Missouri .243

Slugging Percentage: Arkansas .446; Missouri .439

On-Base Percentage: Arkansas .384; Missouri .398

Fielding Percentage: Arkansas .986; Missouri .965

NOTABLE Arkansas swept Kentucky by a combined score of 18-6 in its first SEC series last weekend....Missouri was swept at Vanderbilt by a combined score of 28-6 in its first SEC series....Arkansas has won its last two series against Missouri and has won both series in Columbia since the Tigers joined the SEC....Arkansas pitching coach Matt Hobbs played at Mizzou from 1999-2002 and was an assistant coach for the Tigers from 2011-14....Missouri entered the series with three hitters who had a .350 batting average or better — Torin Montgomery (.364), Ty Wilmsmeyer (.361) and Ross Lovich (.350)....The Razorbacks have not lost a regular-season road series since 2019.

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