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 baseball player in the U.S. Continue reading USA Baseball Names Twenty-One Golden Spikes Award Semifinalists→
The old saying is everything happens for a reason. Junior shortstop Alex Bregman certainly believes so. The Albuquerque, N.M., native was given a chance that most high school players would not pass up. After a dynamic high school career, the 17 year-old was drafted in the 29th round by the Boston Red Sox.
“I had the opportunity to enter the draft, but I decided to attend school at LSU,” Bregman said. “I broke my finger my senior year of high school and only got to play four games. I didn’t really get an opportunity to be seen by the professional league guys, but that was the best thing that happened to me in my life.”
The Mississippi State Baseball Team recently received new warmup shirts that say “Viva Stark Vegas” which is what MSU students refer to Starkville as. Nothing is really wrong with the shirt as you can see below.
Sophomore Florida Gators pitchers Sophomores A.J. Puk and Kirby Snead were arrested and charged with a third degree felony on Sunday evening. The players went into a construction area and climbed up a crane without legal authority. They were arrested at 11:43 p.m. Sunday while being booked at 1:08 a.m. in Alachua County Jail and currently remain there waiting to appear before a judge Monday morning to receive their bond amount. Continue reading Two Florida Pitchers Arrested and Charged with a Felony→
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Defending NCAA Champion Vanderbilt was predicted to win the 2015 Southeastern Conference baseball championship as voted by the league’s 14 baseball coaches in the 24th-annual preseason SEC poll. The Preseason All-SEC First and Second Teams, as determined by the head coaches, also were announced on Thursday. Continue reading 2015 SEC Preseason Coaches Poll→