NORTH ADAMS, Mass. – A monster week at the plate and a dominant start on the mound paved the way for Ocean State catcher Chuckie Robinson (Southern Mississippi) and Vermont right-hander Sean Leland (Louisville) being named the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL) Player and Pitcher of the Week, respectively. Continue reading NECBL Week 5 Award Winners
New Clemson head coach Monte Lee has a much different perspective of the Clemson-South Carolina rivalry than at this time last season when he was with the College of Charleston. Continue reading Clemson’s Monte Lee new perspective on South Carolina rivalry
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Ryan Howard (Missouri) and Nick Banks (Texas A&M) each launched home runs to lift Team USA to a series-clinching 11-1 win over the Cuban National Team, equaling the largest win over Cuba in national team history, on a perfect Saturday night, in front of 10,352 at BB&T BallPark. Continue reading Team USA defeats Cuba 11-1
Victoria, TX (July 4, 2015) – The Texas Collegiate League announced Saturday the rosters for the 2015 TCL All-Star Game. The Victoria Generals will host the event on Tuesday, July 7, at Riverside Stadium.
The league will maintain the same North-South format used last season, with the host Generals teaming up with the Acadiana Cane Cutters and Woodlands Strykers to form the South squad. The North side will be comprised of representatives from the Brazos Valley Bombers, East Texas Pump Jacks, and Texas Marshals.
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DURHAM, N.C. — Cuba plated three runs in the fourth inning and got a strong start from Yoani Yera, posting a 5-1 win over the USA Collegiate National Team, on Friday night at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park.
Team USA (8-5) suffered its first loss to Cuba in the five-game series, after posting 2-0 wins in each of the first two games, which included the first no-hitter against Cuba in international play. Cuba jumped out to a 2-0 lead with single runs in the first and second innings, before jumping out to a 5-0 lead with a three-run frame in the fourth. Continue reading Cuba defeats Team USA 5-1
The Coastal Plain League announced today the rosters for the 2015 All-Star Game to be held in Florence, S.C. July 12-13 at Sparrow Stadium. This marks the 17th year the CPL has played an all-star game with last year’s being won by the West 7-5 in Morehead City, N.C.
Players are separated by division and will be competing in front over a large contingency of scouts as well as fans. Since the game is being played in the Florence RedWolves home ballpark, the West All-Stars will be the home team while the East All-Stars will serve as the visitors. Continue reading 2015 Coastal Plain League All-Star Game Rosters Announced
The Prospect League announces the East and West All-Star Roster for the Wednesday, July 8 game in Richmond, Indiana. In addition to team managers, a front office representative and a media representative from each city voted for this year’s All-Star Game players. Continue reading 2015 The Prospect League All-Star Game Rosters Released
DURHAM, N.C. — JJ Schwarz (Florida) launched his first home run of the summer and the combination of Daulton Jefferies (California), Logan Shore (Florida) and Stephen Nogosek (Oregon) combined to fire a three-hit shutout in a 2-0 win for the USA Collegiate National Team over Cuba, on a pleasant Thursday night at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park.
Team USA (8-4) won the second consecutive game to open the series with the Collegiate National Team and the Cuban Senior National Team. In the opener of the five-game series, Team USA saw Tanner Houck (Missouri), A.J. Puk (Florida) and Ryan Hendrix (Texas A&M) combine for the first no-hitter allowed by the Cubans in international play. Continue reading USA picks up 2-0 win over Cuba
RICHMOND, Ky. – Edwin Thompson, who in the last five seasons has recruited and coached 11 All-Americans and 24 players who went on to play professional baseball, has been chosen as the new head baseball coach at Eastern Kentucky University.
Thompson spent the last three seasons at Georgia State University. He served as the pitching coach for the Panthers in 2013 and 2014 before being promoted to Recruiting Coordinator/Defensive Coordinator before the 2015 season. His 2015 recruiting class is ranked by Perfect Game as one of the top-100 recruiting classes in the country. Continue reading Eastern Kentucky names Edwin Thompson as Head Coach
CARY, N.C. — Tanner Houck (Missouri), A.J. Puk (Florida) and Ryan Hendrix (Texas A&M) combined to hand the Cuban National Team its first ever no-hitter in international play, allowing only a walk and error, in a 2-0 win for the USA Collegiate National Team, on a perfect Wednesday night at the USA Baseball National Training Complex. Continue reading Team USA tosses No Hitter in 2-0 win over Cuba