Rain postpones Cajuns’ series opener at South Alabama _lowres

Advocate file photo by BRYAN TUCK -- The Louisiana-Lafayette baseball team warms up before its home opener against Eastern Illinois on Feb. 15 at M.L. 'Tigue' Moore Field. The ballpark's artificial turf allowed the Cajuns to practice Wednesday, even after a heavy rainfall.

MOBILE, Ala. — The first game of the Louisiana-Lafayette baseball team’s series at South Alabama was postponed Friday night amid heavy rain in the Mobile area.

The teams are slated to play a doubleheader starting at 3 p.m. Saturday at Stanky Field.

The series finale remains slated for 1 p.m. Sunday.