Category Archives: 2013 Polls

2013 CBD Mid-Major Poll (Feb. 11th)

By: Aaron Kirby
MidMajorLogo20122012 was a great year for Mid-Majors in college baseball. 2 of the biggest stories in all of college baseball of course were Kent St (47-20) winning a Super Regional at Oregon and Stony Brook (52-15) winning a Super Regional at LSU to gain berths in the College World Series. We also had Purdue (44-14) who won their first Big 10 regular-season title since 1909.

For 2013 we are going to stick to the definition of a college baseball “Mid-Major” as:

Any team not in the traditional Big 6 conferences (ACC, Big West, Big 12, CUSA, Pac 12 and SEC) Continue reading 2013 CBD Mid-Major Poll (Feb. 11th)

2013 NJCAA Division 1 Preseason Poll Released

NJCAABaseballLogoThe NJCAA Coaches Association has announced their 2013 NJCAA Division 1 Preseason Poll today. Leading the poll is Iowa Western with San Jacinto (TX) coming in second place. Rounding out the top five are Gordon (GA) State at number 3, Shelton (AL) State at four, and Jefferson (MO) in the fifth spot. You can check out the rest of the top 20 below. Continue reading 2013 NJCAA Division 1 Preseason Poll Released

2013 Collegiate Baseball News Preseason Poll Released

FROM PRESS RELEASE
RyneStanekArkansasFeaturedTUCSON, Ariz. — The University of Arkansas has been ranked No. 1 in Collegiate Baseball’s Fabulous 40 NCAA Division I pre-season baseball poll.

The Razorbacks, which finished third during the 2012 College World Series, return five position player starters and a slew of quality pitchers, including three who are expected to be picked in the first three rounds of the 2013 Draft in RHP Ryne Stanek (8-4, 2.82 ERA, 83 K, 36 BB), RHP Colby Suggs (7-1, 1.38 ERA), and RHP Barrett Astin (11 SV, 3-5, 1.99 ERA). The only substantial pitching loss was RHP D.J. Baxendale (8-5, 3.11 ERA, 96 K, All-SEC). Continue reading 2013 Collegiate Baseball News Preseason Poll Released