Game 2 of the series (first game on Saturday) saw Holy Cross send Matt Shapiro to the mound with a 4-3 record and a 5.33 ERA while Bucknell countered with Trey Frehler who was 4-6 with a 6.82 ERA.
Garrett Regan is a Senior first baseman for the Oklahoma City University Stars, currently ranked #3 in the NAIA and leading the Sooner Athletic Conference. Garrett is batting .366 with six home runs and 39 RBI. He was drafted in the 50th round out of high school. The Stars have a key matchup at Lubbock Christian this weekend.
Bob Broughton, CBB: How did you get from Calgary to Oklahoma City University?
Garrett Regan: OCU Coach Keith Lytle and my coach from the Prairie Baseball Academy, Blair Kubicek, have known each other a long time and while I was playing in Lethbridge they needed an outfielder here at OCU. So basically, Coach Kubicek is the reason I have gotten the opportunity to play down here. Continue reading Interview with Garrett Regan of Oklahoma City
Vanderbilt RHP Sonny Gray recently had a live chat with fans on VUCommodores.com. Gray had a solid freshman season in 2009 where he went 5-1 with a 4.30 ERA in 58.2 innings while striking out 72 batters. You can check out the video interview below.
Georgia Tech shortstop Derek Dietrich recently sat down with Kyle Tait and his staff to discuss the 2010 Yellow Jackets squad. Dietrich is considered one of the top hitters in the highly competitive ACC this season after being a third round selection out of high school.
Phil Stanton of College Baseball Insider has an excellent interview with West Virginia shortstop Jedd Gyorko. He finished last season with a .421 batting average, eight homers, and 58 RBI. He played this past summer in the Cape Cod Baseball League where he hit .323 with five homers and 18 RBI as he was named a CCBL All-Star and Baseball America’s fourth best prospect in the league. I rated Gyorko as the 61st best player in the country. (FULL ARTICLE).
Kyle Tait from The Ramblin’ WREK Report recently sat down with Georgia Tech senior first baseman Tony Plagman and Sophomore third baseman Matt Skole. They discuss the upcoming 2010 season for the Yellow Jackets. Skole and Plagman also discuss how important their experience in the Cape Cod Baseball league was to their development and how they got the nickname of Bash Brothers.
Florida State Media Relations Student Assistant Ultima Rogers wrote an excellent article on freshman catcher Stephen McGee. He is the younger brother of current Florida State junior outfielder/pitcher Mike McGee. Stephen states that one of the reasons he decided to head to Florida State was the chance to play with his brother which he did for two seasons of high school ball.
Florida State Sports Information Student Assistant Ultima Rogers continues his series of interviews with FSU baseball players today with Rafael Lopez. He is a redshirt-junior who spent his redshirt freshman season with Boston College before transferring to Indian River Community College. He made the transition at FSU to the catching position last season and had his ups and downs.
Florida State Sports Information Student Assistant Jon Lowell has put out an article talking with three incoming freshmen for the 2010 season. He talks with Jayce Boyd, Justin Gonzalez, and Devon Travis who will all take part in the Garnet and Gold game on October 23rd.
Florida State Sports Information Student Assistant Ultima Rogers who continues a series of interviews with Seminoles baseball players. His guest today is Stuart Tapley who spent the summer of 2009 in the Cape Cod League with the Harwich Mariners where he was joined by teammates John Gast and Geoff Parker.