(3-1 Last Week, 0-0 SEC, 13-4 Overall)
Top 25 Rank: Considered
Weekend Series: at Texas A&M
Auburn has been a pleasant surprise in the SEC so far. Senior pitcher Rocky McCord leads the way for the Tigers’ staff. He has a 1.59 ERA in 22 2/3 innings, but has allowed 11 walks. At the plate, Anfernee Grier and Cody Nulph are both hitting .400 heading into SEC play. The duo has combined for 18 extra base hits and 17 RBI.
Weekend Prediction: Texas A&M defeats Auburn 2 games to 1
The Tigers end the Aggies’ win streak, but will go home with the series defeat. The Tigers have a chance series with their experienced rotation, but they must ensure they keep the Aggies in the park. Texas A&M has hit an astounding 20 home runs in 18 games.