Game of the Week
4/17-4/19: College Baseball: Cal Poly at UCSB Nationally ranked UCSB has played solid ball throughout the season (a 26-8 record to date), but both the Gauchos and Mustangs are 4-2 in the Big West Conference, a game behind leader UC Irvine (8-1) in the loss column. Cal Poly swept its last three-game series against Hawai‘i, while the Gauchos saw their nine-game winning streak come to an end when Cal State Northridge eked out a 3-2 win in 13 innings. UCSB hopes to get off to a good start Friday with stellar junior right-hander Dillon Tate on the mound. He is one of 60 players in the running for the Golden Spikes Award that goes to the top amateur player in the country. Fri.: 3pm; Sat.: 2pm; Sun.: 1pm. Caesar Uyesaka Stadium, UCSB. $5-$8. Call (805) 893-UCSB (8272) or visit ucsbgauchos.com.