#1 Arkansas (40-18, 18-12 SEC) Golden Spikes award semifinalist Zack Cox is one of the most heralded players in the country, leading Arkansas to the College World Series in 2009 as well as winning the Cape Cod League MVP while playing for the Cotuit Keetlers. Cox was held out of the SEC Tournament due to […]
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#1 UCLA (43-13, 18-9 Pac-10) UCLA is hosting a regional for the first time since 1986. After being swept by Arizona State at the start of May, the Bruins won 11 of their last 12 conference games. The Bruins are led by their starting rotation of Sophomore RHPs Gerrit Cole (9-2, 3.27 ERA) and Trevor […]
#1 Arizona State (47-8, 20-7 Pac-10) The biggest story over the college baseball offseason was the abrupt departure of Head Coach Pat Murphy back in November. Scrambling, the Sun Devils brought back the recently let-go Tim Esmay to coach the 2010 edition of the Arizona State Sun Devils. Esmay still had the interim label placed […]
The 2010 SEC Tournament introduced a Pitch Clock for games. The SEC had a 108 second clock between innings and when there was no runners on base, pitchers were forced to throw a pitch every 20 seconds or they would be called for a ball. There was no pitch clock when runners were on the […]
The College Baseball Blog continues our tradition of naming National Player and Pitcher of the Week. This week we honor Kurtis Mueller of Iowa as our Player of the Week while Rhode Island RHP Tim Boyce wins our Pitcher of the Week for the 2nd week in a row.
Pending approval of the Presidents of Conference USA, their annual baseball tournament will move to the neutral site of Trustmark Park in Pearl, Mississippi. The tournament had previously been hosted by teams in conference, and will be held in Houston this season. Conference USA athletic directors voted on the move during the spring meetings this […]
Cal-State Fullerton Titans Center Fielder Gary Brown broke his middle finger on his left hand sliding into second base on a successful steal attempt at Long Beach State on Sunday, but will not require surgery. Brown has been a beast all season and will be tough to replace. My best guess is that Austin Kingsolver […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE The Big West Baseball Field Player of the Week is UC Riverside junior CF Tony Nix. The Big West Baseball Co-Pitchers of the Week are Cal State Fullerton junior RH Daniel Renken and UC Irvine freshman RH Evan Brock.
I know that this site has been having intermittent issues with Malware over the last week or so due to a security issue in the server. We have been working on it for over the last week and once it seems we have corrected the issue, another one pops up. I think we have settled […]
FROM NCAA RELEASE INDIANAPOLIS – As part of the commemoration of the final Series in Omaha’s Johnny Rosenblatt Stadium, the NCAA and College World Series, Inc., have announced the official College World Series Legends Team. The 28 members of the Legends Team, pared down from an original list of 95 nominees, were selected after more than […]