Category Archives: Big East

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Top 100 Countdown: 29. LJ Mazzilli (Connecticut)

MazzilliCollege Baseball Daily continues our countdown to the start of the 2013 college baseball season by checking in on the Top 100 Players in the country. We will be adding players day-by-day until we get to number one!

Number 29 on our Top 100 Countdown is Connecticut’s LJ Mazzilli. The 6’1 infielder from Greenwich, Connecticut was selected in the ninth round by the Minnesota Twins in the 2012 MLB draft.  Continue reading

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CBD’s Around the Horn (February 15th)

OpeningDayPhotoFebruary 15th this year marked the start of the Division 1 College Baseball season. Here are some of the top performances and highlights on the day. We will be providing daily articles as often as possible this season. If you know of an outstanding performance ever that we might miss feel free to send us an email by clicking hereContinue reading

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Tour of Louisville’s Jim Patterson Stadium Expansion

McConnellLouisvilleBallStateLouisville Seniors Zak Wasserman and Nick Ratajczak recently put together a video to give you a tour of the Renovations at the Cardinals Jim Patterson Stadium. After the renovations are completed, the Cardinals will be in the top 30 in capacity with over 5,000 seats including 3,000 chairbacks. The school will likely be moving over to the ACC conference at the earliest for the 2014 season but could be delayed a season. You can check out the hilarious tour video from the two seniors below.  Continue reading

Top 100 Countdown: 62. Chad Green (Louisville)

ChadGreenLouisvilleCollege Baseball Daily continues our countdown to the start of the 2013 college baseball season by checking in on the Top 100 Players in the country. We will be counting down the players day-by-day until we reach number 1.

Number 62 on our Top 100 Countdown is Chad Green of Louisville. The 6’4 right-handed pitcher from Effingham, Illinois was a 37th round draft pick in 2010 by Toronto. Continue reading

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2013 Preseason Big East Coaches Poll Released

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BigEastLogoPROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Louisville Cardinals, who tied for the 2012 BIG EAST regular-season title, have been tabbed as the favorites in 2013 by the league’s 11 head coaches.

The Cardinals, who advanced to the NCAA Championship for the seventh time in 2012, reaching the final of the Tucson Regional, received eight first-place votes and 98 points in the coaches’ preseason poll. St. John’s, with 82 points, edged Notre Dame (81) for second place. Continue reading

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Top 100 Countdown: 85. Jeff Thompson (Louisville)

jeffthompsonCollege Baseball Daily continues our countdown to the start of the 2013 college baseball season by checking in on the Top 100 Players in the country. We will be providing one player per day until we reach number 1.

Number 85 on our Top 100 Countdown is Louisville’s Jeff Thompson. The 6’6 right-handed pitcher from Greenville, Indiana is one of the Big East’s top prospects for the 2013 draft. Continue reading

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Seton Hall releases 2013 Schedule

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SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. – Fresh off its second straight 34-win season, the Seton Hall baseball team announced its 2013 schedule on Thursday.

The Pirates will open the year with 13-straight road games including three-game series with national power North Carolina, East Tennessee State, San Diego State and Pepperdine. While in San Diego, the Pirates will also face the University of San Diego for a game on March 6. Continue reading