Category Archives: Big East

Georgetown releases 2014 Schedule

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PeteWikGeorgetownWASHINGTON – Head Coach Pete Wilk and the Georgetown University baseball team have announced the schedule for the upcoming 2014 season. The Hoyas will play close to 50 games this spring, including 19 home games at Shirley Povich Field in Bethesda, Md.

The 2014 season features an updated BIG EAST conference, with four of last season’s top five teams – Louisville, Pittsburgh, South Florida and Rutgers – all gone with several programs – Xavier, Creighton and Butler – all joining the conference. Continue reading

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St. John’s releases 2014 Schedule

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BlankmeyerSt.Johns_.jpgQUEENS, N.Y. – St. John’s head baseball coach Ed Blankmeyer, the winningest coach in program-history, has released the 56-game schedule for the upcoming 2014 season. The schedule features 27 home games, trips to nine different states and a total of 21 games against teams that have made at least one NCAA Tournament appearance in the past three seasons, including four matchups against 2013 NCAA Tournament squads. Continue reading

Villanova releases 2014 Schedule

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VillanovaBaseball.jpgVILLANOVA, Pa.–Once the 2014 baseball season gets into full swing fans will have plenty of chances to see the baseball in action at the Villanova Ballpark at Plymouth. The schedule was announced this afternoon and the Wildcats will play 31 home games out of their 56-game regular season slate. After playing the first 11 games of the year on the road or at neutral sites, Villanova will return home for 31 of its next 45 contests. Continue reading

Butler releases 2014 Schedule

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ButlerLogoSmallINDIANAPOLIS – The Butler baseball program will join the BIG EAST conference for the 2014 season after posting a 25-27 record one year ago in the Atlantic 10. The Bulldogs return A-10 All-Rookie Team selection Mike Kseniak to the lineup in hopes of making the BIG EAST Conference Tournament which will be held in Brooklyn N.Y. from May 21-25. Continue reading

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Top 5 Standouts from UConn Scout Day

UConnTeamMeetingBaseball was in the air Thursday, Sept. 5th in Storrs, CT as the 2013-2014 Huskies took the field as part of their annual scout day. This day allows all of the players to showcase their talents in front of Major League scouts and try to open a few eyes in the process. After going 31-27-1 last season, the Huskies hope that their talented underclass, as well as their experienced veterans will be able to pull together a championship season.   Continue reading

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2013 CWS: Oregon State 11 Louisville 4

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OregonStateFistPumpOMAHA, Neb. – No. 3 Oregon State buried Louisville under a seven-run fourth inning and held on to win 11-4 the first elimination game of the 2013 Men’s College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha.

The Cardinals end their season at 51-14. The Beavers (51-12) advance to play the loser of Mississippi State/Indiana on Wednesday at 7 p.m. CT.
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CBD Photo Gallery: 2013 CWS Louisville v. Oregon State

BenWetzlerOregonStateHere is our photo gallery from the 2013 College World Series Game between Louisville and Oregon State. Oregon State won the game by a score of 11-4. (Full Recap available here.) Continue reading

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CBD Photo Gallery: Indiana edges Louisville 2-0

IndianaMeetingatThirdFeaturedIndiana defeated Louisville by a score of 2-0 behind a great start from Joey DeNato. You can check out the full recap by clicking here. Our CBD Photo Gallery from the game is available below. Continue reading

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2013 CWS: Indiana 2 Louisville 0

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TracySmithIndiana.jpgOMAHA, Neb. – Indiana’s left-handed pitcher Joey DeNato led the Hoosiers to a 2-0 shutout victory Saturday night over the Louisville Cardinals in the opening round of the College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park.

With the win, Indiana (49-18) advances in the winner’s bracket to face Mississippi State on Monday, June 17 at 7 p.m. CT while Louisville (51-13) falls into the loser’s bracket and will face No. 3 Oregon State earlier that day at 2 p.m. CT. Continue reading

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2013 College World Series Preview: Bracket One

CWS LogoMississippi State is coming off a super-regional victory over Virginia, wining 6-5 after an 18-hour rain delay. This is a heavily offense based team accumulating 30 hits over a two game span against Virginia. This will be the ninth appearance in the College World Series for the Bulldogs and first since 2007. A few notable players to keep an eye on include Wes Rea who is hitting .288 along with 37 RBIs and seven home runs, and Hunter Renfroe batting .360 with 61 RBIs and 15 homeruns, along with being drafted 13th overall in the MLB draft. Adam Frazier will also be one to keep an eye on with his .359 batting average and 38 RBIs. Mississippi State will face No.3 Oregon State in game one on Saturday with the winner advancing to take on the winner of Indiana vs. Louisville. They have shown that they can get a lead and hold on to it despite late comebacks. This may be a key factor for Mississippi State, if they can get out early then this team will be hard to beat. Continue reading