Penn State

Aug. 5 Spikes pregame notes

Jamestown Jammers (26-21) at State College Spikes (17-30)

When: 7:05 p.m. tonight

Where: Medlar Field at Lubrano Park

Pitching matchup: J -- Helpi Reyes (0-4, 3.97); SC -- Nick Kingham (2-2, 3.15)

Notes: The Spikes are playing their best baseball. They are 6-3 since the New York-Penn League’s midway point. This is the first second-half series against a Pinckney Division opponent. The Spikes and Jammers will play seven games, including five at Medlar Field, in the next 31 days. The Jammers took two of three against the Spikes from June 24-25. The played two seven-inning games as part of a doubleheader on June 24. The Spikes had four hits and three runs against Reyes in the second game. Kingham has allowed four earned runs in his past 23 innings. He also has allowed four hits in each of his past five starts.