Kansas Battles Missouri at Kauffman Stadium Wednesday
LAWRENCE, Kan. – The longtime rivalry between the Kansas Jayhawks and Missouri Tigers is set to continue on Wednesday night at 6 p.m. CT at Kauffman Stadium, home of the Kansas City Royals. Fans looking to attend the game can purchase tickets by clicking here.
Kansas and Missouri have met at Kauffman Stadium four times in program history from 2008-11. Kansas went 4-0 in those meetings. The Jayhawks have won two of the last three games in the overall series as well.
Through the first 18 games of the season, Kansas has posted a .981 fielding percentage. That ranks as the 17th-highest fielding percentage in the nation and first in the Big 12. KU has committed only 12 errors in those 18 contests.
Kansas took the series finale against The Citadel on Sunday after a 14-hit performance that led to 12 runs and a final score of 12-8. Junior and Cowley Community College transfer Janson Reeder hit his fourth home run of the season in the game and finished the day 3-for-4 with a double, home run, two walks, two RBIs and a run scored. With a walk in the ninth inning, redshirt sophomore and Wabash Valley College transfer Mike Koszewski has reached base safely in 16 consecutive games.