The Register-Guard has put out a very good article looking into the salary and benefits in George Horton’s contract. Horton is the former Cal-State Fullerton coach who left the Titans program to restart the University of Oregon program. He will be paid $450,000 yearly with several bonus clauses included for on the field performance and […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE Sun Devils have top-ranked class for second time under head coach Pat Murphy (Tempe, AZ) – Baseball America released its annual recruiting rankings today, and Arizona State University’s 2009 class was ranked the No. 1 class in the nation. It is the second time that ASU has had the top-ranked recruiting […]
USA Today has put out an interesting article about High School players leaving school at the end of the fall semester for the start of the college semester in the spring. The reason why we are seeing this is the fact that the player will be eligible to play in the 2009 season. The biggest […]
Jeff Pickler was added to the Arizona coaching staff on Monday morning coming over to the Wildcats after being with the Arizona Diamondbacks as an advanced scout and consultant since 2006. He spent eight seasons in the minor leagues getting time in the Milwaukee Brewers, Texas Rangers, and Colorado Rockies systems after a collegiate career […]
Rivals College Baseball Editor Kendall Rogers has put out some interesting articles over the last week. The first article focuses on some head coaches around the nation that have failed to live up to expectations. He lists South Florida’s Lelo Prado as disappointing in his first two years in Tampa. I tend to disagree with […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE Freshman Patrick Claussen was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded in the top of the seventh inning to force in the winning run as the Washington State baseball team defeated the Cougar Alumni 8-7 at Bailey-Brayton Field, Saturday. With one out in the final inning, redshirt-freshman Joe Huwer singled […]
Thomas Announces Incoming Class & Fall Schedule FIU baseball head coach Turtle Thomas announced his 2008 incoming class on Wednesday, as well as a schedule of events for the fall. “Our goal is to improve our program every year and that comes through the recruiting efforts of our staff,” said Thomas.
Missouri State Releases Baseball Schedule for 2009 The 2009 Missouri State baseball schedule has been completed and includes a total of 55 games as the Bears move into their sixth season at Hammons Field. The schedule features 26 home dates and 29 road games, 15 games against teams that qualified for the 2008 NCAA Tournament […]
Cory Barton Hired as Assistant Baseball Coach at ULM Cory Barton has been named assistant baseball coach at ULM, head coach Jeff Schexnaider announced on Tuesday. Barton’s hire is pending approval by the University of Louisiana System Board of Supervisors. Barton joins the Warhawk staff after two seasons as an assistant coach at Memphis and […]
Coach Prado on Tuesday’s Live Chat On Tuesday, Sept. 23, University of South Florida head baseball coach Lelo Prado will be a special guest on the online live chat at the weekly press luncheon.