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MLB Network set to show Doubleheader on Saturday

The new MLB Network will be showing the MLB Urban Invitational game on Saturday. The first game between Bethune-Cookman and San Diego will start at 5pm Eastern time. The second game will feature San Diego State led by MLB legend Tony Gwynn taking on Southern University at 8:30pm. So if you are stuck home like I am in New England, these are some of the best games available on your cable provider. If you know of any free webcasts feel free to post a link to them in the comment section of this post.

Opening Day

It has been a long journey over the last eight months but here we are again with Opening Day of college baseball upon us. We already have one game in the books with Florida Gulf Coast defeating Central Michigan 4-3 behind a Brad Roberts eighth inning triple to drive in the winning run. (Full Recap available here.)

There are many questions around College Baseball this season. Does the ACC finally end their run of futility at the College World Series? The last title won by an ACC squad was in 1955 when Wake Forest grabbed the title.

What are your biggest questions this season?

Central Arkansas has New Home

Central Arkansas second baseman Josh Huffman earned second-team All-Southland Conference honors last season after batting .366 Courtesy: Southland.org
Central Arkansas second baseman Josh Huffman earned second-team All-Southland Conference honors last season after batting .366.Courtesy: Southland.org

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

The players on the field and the stadium they are playing in will both look a lot different this season for the University of Central Arkansas Bears baseball team.

UCA will be playing in a brand new stadium when they open the season at 3 p.m. on Friday against UT Martin. The Bears have been practicing in the new facility since early January and have watched the daily progress of their new home.

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Kyle Long in some more trouble

We all know about Kyle Long withdrawing from Florida State due to academic issues but news comes to light today. NBC 29 of  Charlottesville Virginia is reporting that Long was driving the wrong way on a street where he was pulled over. He failed two sobriety checks and was taken into custody. When he arrived at the police station, he took a breathalayzer test where he had a BAC of 0.10. Continue reading