The most intriguing of Fischer’s revelations, though, was that there were NCAA athletes associated with his former employer. Does he mean college football players, college basketball, or both? Or possibly college baseball, where an increasing number of major-league players hone their skills before going pro? Given the number of athletes who play college sports, the potential for PED use is staggering–greater than that of all professional sports combined. But as Associated Press reporter Eddie Pells wrote back in 2011, an AP survey of more than 50 schools found that “policies were all over the map – with no consistency or integrated strategy to tie them together.”
College Baseball Daily is currently looking for writers and photographers for the 2013-2014 school year. If you are interested, we do have the ability to help you get college credit if you would like. Continue reading
While college baseball season might be over, College Baseball Daily is keeping you covered by counting down the Top 10 Stadiums in the country. Each day we’ll have a different stadium, including the history and fun facts, until we reach the number one stadium in all of college baseball. Checking in at number 6 today is South Carolina’s Carolina Stadium.
ESPN 30 for 30 has been one of the top documentary series on TV the last couple of years. Recently, they did a short 10 minute video on the history of the “Tommy John” surgery and how it was came into play. Continue reading
The New York Times is reporting that the NCAA has banned live scouting by coaches at live games. This means that coaches will no longer be able to attend other games that they are not participating in so only time they could see a future opponent is in a conference tournament. You can check out the full article by the NY Times by clicking here. The USA Today has a much more in depth article available here. Continue reading
The UCLA Bruins edged LSU 2-1 in the fourth game of the College World Series. Here are some of the best pictures from the game. Continue reading
In the opening game of the 2013 College World Series, Mississippi State defeated Oregon State 5-4 to advance to the winner’s bracket. (Full Recap). Check out CBD’s Photo Gallery from the game. Continue reading
ESPN.com is reporting that MLB is set to suspend 20 players including former Miami (FL) third baseman Ryan Braun and the namesake of the Hurricanes stadium in Alex Rodriguez for their connection to the Biogenesis of America clinic. Former Miami pitcher Cesar Carillo has already been hit with a suspension of 100 games in the minors in March but denied being connected to the clinic.
So you ask what does this have to do with College Baseball?
Former University of Miami Strength and Conditioning coach Jimmy Goins spent the last nine years with the team before being let go when the story broke this fall. Continue reading
Towson 7 FAU 2
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – Senior righthander Mike Volpe earned his tenth victory of the season and senior catcher Andrew Parker blasted a monstrous three-run homer as the Tigers (30-28) continued their magical post-season with a 7-2 victory over No. 23 Florida Atlantic (39-21) in the first round of the NCAA Regional Tournament at Boshamer Stadium on Friday afternoon. Continue reading