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Duke Baseball Faces Campbell on Tuesday
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Release: 04/03/2012
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DURHAM, N.C. - The Duke baseball team will hit the road to take on Campbell on Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Taylor Field. Campbell will have exclusive live video coverage of Tuesday’s game at

About Duke
Duke enters the week with a 12-17 record. The Blue Devils went 1-3 last week, dropping a 2-1 decision to Davidson last Tuesday. Duke then took one of three games from No. 21 Georgia Tech in Atlanta over the weekend.

Duke is 6-7 in road games this season.

About Campbell
Campbell enters the week with a 25-4 record. The Camels won two of three games against Charleston Southern over the weekend. Campbell had won 18 straight before losing to Charleston Southern on Friday.  

Campbell is 20-3 at home this year.

Starting Pitchers
Duke: RHP Nick Piscotty (0-1, 8.78 ERA)
Campbell: LHP Paul Eyster (1-0, 3.22 ERA)

Series History
Duke is 17-11 all-time against Campbell. Campbell defeated Duke 10-4 on February 21 at Jack Coombs Field. Sophomore third baseman Jordan Betts went 3-for-5 with a two-run homer and a double in the last meeting. The Blue Devils and Camels split the series last season, with both teams winning on their home fields.

A Look Ahead
Duke (12-17, 5-7 ACC) will host Clemson (14-13, 5-7 ACC) this weekend at Jack Coombs Field. It will be the only ACC series the Blue Devils host at Jack Coombs Field this season. Friday’s series-opener is set for a 6 p.m. start, Saturday’s game will begin at 2 p.m. and Sunday’s series finale will be at 1 p.m. will have exclusive live video coverage of all three games of the Duke-Clemson series.