Category Archives: Mountain West

CBB and StatStud.com Players of the Week for April 14th

The College Baseball Blog and StatStud.com have teamed up this season to bring a weekly award for the top players in the last week. We will select one pitcher and hitter every week throughout the regular season. This week Stephen Strasburg of San Diego State is our selection for Pitcher of the Week while Jacob Priday of Missouri grabs the Player of the Week award. Continue reading

BIG 12 Recap 04/08

Augie Garrido

Garrido picks up win No. 500 at Texas, Baseball defeats Texas State 5-3

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TCU 4 Baylor 3

The TCU Horned Frogs withstood a furious two-out rally by No. 30 Baylor Tuesday night to hang for the 4-3 victory at Baylor Ballpark. The victory is the sixth straight for the Horned Frogs and helps them improve to 11-0 in midweek contests this season. Clint Arnold was 4-for-5 at the plate, while Chris Ellington tallied two RBIs. Paul Gerrish was outstanding in relief to earn the victory. (Full Story)

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Aztecs Complete Comeback With 3-2 Win Over New Mexico In 11 Innings

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SAN DIEGO –
Pat Colwell’s two-out single in the bottom of the 11th inning drove home the winning run as San Diego State defeated New Mexico, 3-2, Sunday afternoon at Tony Gwynn Stadium. Colwell’s heroics made a winner of junior right-hander James McLaughlin (3-0), who had just come on in the top of the inning in relief of senior starter Shane Kaufman, who had pitched brilliantly over the first 10 frames. The hit was the fifth of the day for Colwell whose safeties included a double and four singles plus a sac bunt, run scored and the all-important RBI to end the contest.

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TCU rallies for three in the ninth, tops Air Force, 3-2

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FORT WORTH, Texas - Trailing by two runs in the bottom of the ninth, the TCU Horned Frogs put together a furious rally, scoring three times to complete the sweep of Air Force. With the bases loaded and nobody out, Bryan Holaday singled through the right side bringing in the tying runs. Brett Medlin scored the winning run on an errant throw by the right fielder. The win gives the Frogs five straight victories.

Clint Arnold worked a lead-off walk in the ninth inning to spark the Frog rally. Chris Ellington doubled to left field to put runners on second and third. A four-pitch walk to Steve Ellington loaded the bases, ending relief pitcher Mike Ruvolo’s afternoon.

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Air Force Dismantles Doane College 37-13

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USAF ACADEMY, Colo. – With a score that better resembled a football games’, the Air Force baseball team crushed Doane College, 37-13, Wednesday afternoon at Falcon Field. Matt Alexander hit for the cycle and drove in 11 runs and Addison Gentry tied the school record with seven runs scored for the Falcons, who improved to 10-16. The 37 runs is a Mountain West Conference record and is the second-most in school history. Continue reading

TCU edges Baylor 3-2

FORT WORTH, Texas – Chris Ellington’s eighth-inning two-out double drove in what proved to be the game-winning run as TCU defeated No. 29 Baylor Tuesday night at Lupton Stadium. Two unearned runs scored by the Frogs proved to be the difference in the contest. Seth Garrison was outstanding on the mound for the Frogs as he allowed just one run in 6 2/3 innings. Andrew Cashner (4-1) picked up the win in relief, striking out three batters in 1 1/3 innings pitched. Continue reading

TCU hammers Dallas Baptist

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FRISCO, Texas – Trailing 2-0 heading into the seventh inning, the TCU Horned Frog offense came to life, scoring 20 runs in the final three innings to come away with a 20-3 win over Dallas Baptist Monday night at Dr Pepper Ballpark in Frisco. Bryan Kervin was the offensive star driving home three runs with four hits. Ben Carruthers also drove in five with two hits. Gerrish pitched seven strong innings for the Frogs to earn the victory. Continue reading