Series Preview: Jupiter Hammerheads

Jupiter HammerheadsThe Stone Crabs head to Roger Dean Stadium for a three game series against the Jupiter Hammerheads (Marlins). The Stone Crabs are 4-5 in the season series this year against the Hammerheads. The Stone Crabs are hitting .278 and have a team ERA of 5.53 in the nine games they have played against them.

The Stone Crabs enter the series in a three way tie for first place in the division with a 5-4 record. Jupiter sits just a half game back with a 4-4 record on the half.

By the Numbers

Stone Crabs

 

Jupiter

5-4

Record

4-4

.265

Batting Avg

.262

.391

Slugging Pct

.350

.327

On Base Pct

.327

299

Runs Scored

300

656

Hits

680

129

Doubles

119

24

Triples

16

44

Home Runs

26

84

Stolen Bases

62

4.42

Earned Run Avg

3.05

356

Runs Against

283

550

Strikeouts

523

1.42

Walk/Hit per Inning Pitched

1.24

Players to Watch
C Austin Barnes (FSL All-Star)
OF Isaac Galloway (FSL All-Star)
P Andrew Heaney (#3 Marlins Prospect by Baseball America)
OF Brent Keys (leads Jupiter in hitting)
P Justin Nicolino (#6 Marlins Prospect by Baseball America, FSL All-Star leads Jupiter in pitching)
P Jose Urena (#8 Marlins Prospect by Baseball America)
P Nick Wittgren (FSL All-Star)

Matchups
6/23/13: CHA Felipe Rivero (5-4, 3.70) vs JUP Andrew Heaney (1-1, 1.19) at Roger Dean Stadium
6/30/13: CHA Parker Markel (3-4, 6.34) vs JUP Josh Hodges (2-2, 3.71) at Roger Dean Stadium
7/1/13: CHA Ryan Carpenter vs JUP Justin Nicolino (4-1, 2.38) at Roger Dean Stadium

Travel Guide
The Hammerheads play their home games at Roger Dean Stadium which is located at 4751 Main Street in Jupiter, Florida. The stadium is 154 miles or 3 hours and nine minutes from Charlotte Sports Park.

Tickets for games at Roger Dean Stadium can be purchased by visiting www.jupiterhammerheads.com and are $9.50 for an adult ticket. The Hammerheads use Ticketmaster for their single game tickets, there is no charge to pick them up at Will Call or they charge you an extra $1.75 to print them at home. Full-Season Ticket holders with the Stone Crabs can use their VIP card for free admission to the Stone Crabs road games in Jupiter.

The official FSL hotel and hotel for the Stone Crabs is the Comfort Inn and Suites located at 6752 West Indiantown Road in Jupiter. Rooms start at about $84 a night. You can call them at (561) 745-7997 or visit their website for more information.

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