CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – The 2015 Big Ten Champion Illinois baseball team released its 2016 schedule, featuring 50 games and 18 matchups at Illinois Field. The Illini opens the season Feb. 19 at Tulane and the home schedule starts with a three-game series against Penn State March 25-27.
Ohio State pitcher Zach Farmer passed away on Tuesday after a 15 month battle with leukamania according to the Chillicothe Gazette. Farmer was declared cancer free back this spring and returned to throw out the first pitch in April. His cancer returned in mid July and his doctors couldn’t do much for him.
PITCHER: Evan Hill – Wareham Just three short weeks into the season, it is inspiring to see how much the Cape Cod Baseball League players have already accomplished in a short span of time. Wareham pitcher Evan Hill (Michigan) caught the attention of many, with two standout appearances that earned him Coca-Cola Pitcher of the […]
College Baseball Daily has learned current Illinois assistant coach Spencer Allen will be named the new head coach at Northwestern University. Allen has spent the past season as an assistant coach with the University of Illinois leading them to them to the Super Regionals. Before heading to Champaign, he spent the previous two seasons as an […]
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Maryland head baseball coach John Szefc will serve a two-game NCAA suspension because of his ejection from Sunday’s Big Ten Championship game. Szefc was ejected during the top of the seventh inning by home plate umpire Jim Schaly in Maryland’s 4-3 loss to Michigan.
Here are some of the top articles from around the nation for May 26th. NCAA should be embarrassed for snubbing Wolf Pack The National Collegiate Athletic Association should be embarrassed for leaving the Nevada Wolf Pack baseball team out of its 64-team regional field. A total of 25 teams won 40 or more games in […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE DURHAM, N.C. — USA Baseball announced the semifinalists for the 2015 USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award on Friday. Twenty-one athletes from around the country were named semifinalists for the 38th Golden Spikes Award, sponsored by Major League Baseball and presented in partnership with the Rod Dedeaux Foundation to the top amateur […]