The University of Kentucky Baseball moved up one spot in this week D1 Baseball rankings. Last week the Cats were ranked No. 9 in the nation. UK went 3-1 last week with the lone loss came from South Carolina, Saturday night at The Cliff with the final score 15-1. However, Kentucky took two of the three games from SEC East foe and improved their overall record to 22-10 and 5-7 in SEC play.

This week, Kentucky will be the road team every game this week starting with being at Western Carolina on Wednesday. Big Blue Nation fans can catch that game on ESPN3 at 5 pm. The Cats return to SEC play with a three-game series this Friday-Sunday at No.18 Georgia. First game starts at 7 pm on the SEC Network+ channel while the other two games will be on the SEC Network with Saturday’s game starting at 7 pm and Sunday’s at noon.

D1 Baseball mid-season projects currently have Kentucky hosting the Lexington Regional with Louisville, Texas and Wright State playing in the Lexington Regional.

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