Category Archives: Summer Leagues

NECBL Week 5 Award Winners

NECBLLogo_thumb.jpgNORTH ADAMS, Mass. – A monster week at the plate and a dominant start on the mound paved the way for Ocean State catcher Chuckie Robinson (Southern Mississippi) and Vermont right-hander Sean Leland (Louisville) being named the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL) Player and Pitcher of the Week, respectively. Continue reading NECBL Week 5 Award Winners

2015 Texas Collegiate League All-Star Game Rosters Announced

TCL_thumb.jpgVictoria, TX (July 4, 2015) – The Texas Collegiate League announced Saturday the rosters for the 2015 TCL All-Star Game. The Victoria Generals will host the event on Tuesday, July 7, at Riverside Stadium.

The league will maintain the same North-South format used last season, with the host Generals teaming up with the Acadiana Cane Cutters and Woodlands Strykers to form the South squad. The North side will be comprised of representatives from the Brazos Valley Bombers, East Texas Pump Jacks, and Texas Marshals.
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2015 Coastal Plain League All-Star Game Rosters Announced

CPLlogoThe Coastal Plain League announced today the rosters for the 2015 All-Star Game to be held in Florence, S.C. July 12-13 at Sparrow Stadium. This marks the 17th year the CPL has played an all-star game with last year’s being won by the West 7-5 in Morehead City, N.C.

Players are separated by division and will be competing in front over a large contingency of scouts as well as fans. Since the game is being played in the Florence RedWolves home ballpark, the West All-Stars will be the home team while the East All-Stars will serve as the visitors. Continue reading 2015 Coastal Plain League All-Star Game Rosters Announced

Cape Cod Baseball League Players of the Week (June 30th)

CCBLLogo.jpgPITCHER: Evan Hill – Wareham

Just three short weeks into the season, it is inspiring to see how much the Cape Cod Baseball League players have already accomplished in a short span of time. Wareham pitcher Evan Hill (Michigan) caught the attention of many, with two standout appearances that earned him Coca-Cola Pitcher of the Week honors. Continue reading Cape Cod Baseball League Players of the Week (June 30th)

TEAM USA OFFENSE EXPLODES IN 7-0 WIN OVER CPL SELECT

USABaseballLogo.jpgCARY, N.C. — Seth Romero (Houston) fanned six in four shutout innings and Bobby Dalbec (Arizona) belted his second home run of the summer, leading the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team to a 7-0 win over the Coastal Plains League Select team, on a steamy Wednesday afternoon at USA Baseball’s National Training Complex.

Team USA (2-3) jumped out to an early lead with two-run frames in the first, fourth and fifth innings, adding a run in the second frame. Continue reading TEAM USA OFFENSE EXPLODES IN 7-0 WIN OVER CPL SELECT

Cape Cod Baseball League Players of the Week (June 23rd)

CCBLLogo.jpgPITCHER: Devin Smeltzer – Hyannis

With the Cape Cod Baseball League running just 10 weeks, each and every game is important for players to make their mark. The Hyannis Harbor Hawks’ Devin Smeltzer (Florida Gulf Coast) has capitalized on it, pitching a no-hitter against Harwich that put him on the radar and earned him Coca-Cola Pitcher of the Week honors. Smeltzer is 2-0 with a 1.22 ERA and 13 strikeouts in 14 2/3 innings.

A native of Voorhees, N.J., Smeltzer pitches for Florida Gulf Coast University. He is entering his junior year with solid stats following the 2015 season, racking up 41 strikeouts in 52 innings of work. Continue reading Cape Cod Baseball League Players of the Week (June 23rd)

USA Baseball drops a 7-5 decision to CPL’s Peninsula

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CARY, N.C. — Catcher Chris Okey (Clemson) caught three runners stealing and Bobby Dalbec (Arizona) belted an opposite-field home run, highlighting the second of the USA Collegiate National Team’s summer tour, a 7-5 loss to Peninsula of the Coastal Plains League, on a steamy Sunday night at the USA National Training Complex.

Team USA (1-1) played its second game of the summer tour and its second consecutive against a team from the Coastal Plains League, after dispatching Holly Springs in the summer opener on Saturday night, 3-1. Continue reading USA Baseball drops a 7-5 decision to CPL’s Peninsula

USA National Team defeats Holly Springs 3-1

USABaseballLogo_thumb.jpgCARY, N.C. — Corey Ray (Louisville) set a new USA Collegiate National Team record with five stolen bases, reaching base safely in all five trips to the plate, highlighting the lid-lifter of the summer tour for the USA Collegiate National Team, a 3-1 eight-inning win over Holly Springs of the Coastal Plains League, on Saturday night at Coleman Field in the National Training Complex. Continue reading USA National Team defeats Holly Springs 3-1

2015 CBD JOURNAL WITH CAMPBELL BASEBALL FOR JUNE 16TH

College baseball fans,
I know I have been away for a while but I am back! First and foremost, what a NCAA tournament and College World Series it has been thus far! It’s hard to argue that baseball is the most exciting and suspenseful sport there is. When thinking about crazy baseball plays, games, or moments, there is one saying that I have heard many times that sums up the best way to look at it: “Gotta love it!” How could you not love it? I must admit my biased ways though being that I have played this sport my entire life. Even those who haven’t always played and who are just spectators watching this sport like every other must feel some sort of rush of brilliance while watching. Now that my rant about the perfectness of baseball is over, I’d like to give you all a look into how things have been going in Buies Creek and Holly Springs, NC. Continue reading 2015 CBD JOURNAL WITH CAMPBELL BASEBALL FOR JUNE 16TH