Baseball to Face Pittsburgh in Exhibition Game Friday

Web Charles
Web Charles

The Youngstown State baseball team will face Pittsburgh in an exhibition contest at Charles L. Cost Field on Friday with first pitch set for 5 p.m.

The Penguins and Panthers played once last season and are scheduled to face off three times in 2019. YSU is slated to play at Pitt on March 5 and March 13 before hosting the Panthers at Eastwood Field on March 27.

Charles L. Cost Field is part of the Petersen Sports Complex, which is located at 365 Robinson St Ext, Pittsburgh, PA 15219. Admission for fans will be free.

YSU also played an exhibition contest this past Sunday against Lake Erie College at Austintown Fitch High School. The Penguins will open the 2019 season Feb. 15 at Mississippi State. The team's home opener at Eastwood Field is currently scheduled for March 22 against Oakland.