Here is a recap of some notable games on Saturday, plus a wild video of Navy baseball players singing a song from Frozen you won’t want to miss… Continue reading
I know this is our second video of the day but when come across high quality videos, you have to put up two in a day. The UTSA Baseball squad has a great breakdown of the field after batting practice that rivals the earlier in the season Tennessee baseball one. You can check out the video below. Continue reading
Eric Hutting of Long Beach State hit a walk off double last night in a 3-2 victory over UC Santa Barbara. Hutting had been struggling this year with a .220 batting average without an RBI heading into the game. Continue reading
There were many high profile games on Thursday night to get a big weekend in college baseball underway.
LSU Opens Huge Series With Extra Inning Win
OXFORD, Miss. – Junior first baseman Conner Hale collected three hits and scored three runs Thursday night to lead seventh-ranked LSU to a 4-3, 13-inning win over No. 10 Ole Miss at Swayze Field. Continue reading
After losing to UC Santa Barbara last Sunday, Vanderhook told Shotgun Spratling:
“They’re a soft group and if they keep doing what they’re doing, they’re going to be the first team from Fullerton not to play in the postseason in 26 years.”
UPDATE #1: April 17th at 8:24pm ET
We have spoken to many sources around the Cal-State Fullerton program that stated Vanderhook’s post game punishment was excessive. It included berating players while having extensive running. One of the sources stated to us that this was “Bobby Knight” level stuff. We will update with more information as we investigate it.
Rick Vanderhook has been placed on administrative leave.
“Effective today, Cal State Fullerton’s head coach Rick Vanderhook has been placed on paid administrative leave. The university has received allegations that it is obligated to review.”
As always, we will be all over this with coverage from Shotgun Spratling and myself.
In three years, Sean Newcomb has done a lot for the Hartford baseball program.
His pitching perfection started earlier this season with a 0.00 ERA through his first six starts. This has brought on intense media attention while having MLB scouts to campus to the Hawks’ (18-14 overall, 6-2 America East) games, giving the program a boost in attention and his teammates who had not yet reached scouts’ radars a chance to grab their eye. Continue reading
The New York Times has an extensive piece today on the investigation into the rape charges against Florida State quarterback/baseball player Jameis Winston. The report includes some of the police reports which were delayed, interviews with Winston not done immediately, and other errors. Continue reading
Here is your Video of the Day from the Calvin against Albion walk off from this past weekend which featured a walk off steal of home plate. Continue reading
Former Arizona State manager Pat Murphy was involved in an epic prank with the El Paso Chihuahuas with Jeff Francoeur the victim. Many former stars appear in the video including former Oregon State pitcher Jorge Reyes, UCLA’s Cody Decker, and others. Continue reading
DALLAS – The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association continues its tradition of NCAA Division I polls for the 17th year with its 2014 weekly surveys. Polls will be circulated from Feb. 17-June 26 (weekly through June 10) following the 68th annual NCAA World Series in Omaha, Neb., at TD Ameritade Park. Continue reading