Oregon State and Stanford open a three-game series Friday night at Sunken Diamond. First pitch is scheduled for 6pm. Pregame launches at 5:30pm today on Rip City Radio 620!
Keeping Pace With '62 - Oregon State's 21-1 record matches the 1962 club for the best mark 22 games into the season. The 1962 team started the season 23-1 after opening the year with 18 consecutive wins.6-0
In Pac-12 Play - The then-Pac-10 Conference unified in 1999, and for the first time under the full league structure, the Beavers find themselves at 6-0 against conference foes. OSU was 5-1 over the first six conference games in 2005.
At Stanford - Oregon State is 20-23 all-time at Stanford, and has had a great deal of success at Sunken Diamond. The Beavers are riding a 10-game win streak at Sunken, dating back to 2009, and have won 12 of the last 15 games played there since 2005.
Madrigal Stretches To 14 - Nick Madrigal singled in the eighth Tuesday to extend his hit streak to 14 games, which ties a career-long for the sophomore. He is 22-for-56 (.393) with nine RBI, nine walks, four doubles and two home runs during it.
Sweeps All Around - Bryce Fehmel and KJ Harrison will enter the series as the reigning Pac-12 Pitcher and Player of the Week, respectively. The Beavers are the first conference school to sweep league honors in back-to-back weeks since Arizona State in 1989 - the Sun Devils were a member of the Pac-10 South that season.
Singles - Oregon State has won 16 of the last 18 games against Stanford since 2011.• Oregon State's 16-game win streak is the longest active streak in the country. It is also the fourth-longest of the season.