FROM CBB NEWS SOURCES Lubbock, Texas – College baseball has narrowed to only 16 teams playing in the Super Regionals, which means the Brooks Wallace National Player of the Year “Wallace Watch” is down to 16 talented players. Twelve players on the “Wallace Watch” will not only take the field this weekend in hopes of […]
Tag: 2008 Top Players
Aman Reaka has provided us with his top 50 college players for the upcoming 2008 MLB draft that will take place on Thursday. He has Pedro Alvarez as the top player in his rankings with Gordon Beckham in the second slot. Aaron Crow, Buster Posey, and Brian Matusz round out the Top 5.
(Tempe, AZ) – Brett Wallace was huge for Arizona State, but Stony Brook would not give up in a thrilling game that bounced back and forth all night Friday. 3,425 baseball fans enjoyed a great game on a marvelous night that featured five lead changes before a thrilling end to a Stony Brook rally wrapped up […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE PITCHER OF THE YEAR – Mike Adams, Franklin Pierce (N.H.) PLAYER OF THE YEAR – Keith Hernandez, Emporia State (Kan.) FIRST TEAM (5 SP due to ties in balloting) Starting Pitcher – +++Mike Adams, Jr., Franklin Pierce (N.H.) Starting Pitcher – Jim Fuller, So., Southern Connecticut State Starting Pitcher – Brett […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE STARKVILLE, Miss. (NCBWA) – Five of college baseball’s top relief specialists have been selected as finalists for the fourth annual National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Stopper of the Year Award, the NCBWA announced Thursday. This year’s finalists include NCAA saves leader Tyler Conn of Southern Miss, Scott Bittle of Mississippi, Joshua […]
ASU’s Kipnis Named Pac-10 Baseball Player of the Week and UCLA’s Murphy Named Pitcher of the Week This is the first weekly honor for Kipnis and Murphy’s third. Media Release (Walnut Creek, CA) – Arizona State redshirt sophomore outfielder Jason Kipnis has been named the Pacific-10 Conference Baseball Player of the Week and UCLA junior […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCES GREENSBORO, N.C. – Miami, the top seed in this week’s Atlantic Coast Conference Baseball Championship, led all schools with eight selections on the 2008 All-ACC Baseball Team and also claimed a pair of individual superlatives, as announced today by Commissioner John Swofford. The honors are selected by a vote of the […]
Cal State Fullerton shortstop Christian Colon on picking college over the minor leagues: “I know it’s tough to eat the right things in the minor leagues, and I didn’t think I was strong enough to avoid getting run down a little bit.” (Orange County Register) Gordon Beckham tied the Georgia single season homerun record with […]
Brody Logan of CSTV recently sent us a video of Gordon Beckham having some fun in the Georgia clubhouse before some games. The full video is after the jump.
We recently sent a staff member out to check out the Missouri State Bears. We have our observations about some of their top players. RF Nolan Keane SR, 5’9, 170 – Keane is a power hitting lefty that hit .314 with 9HR and 32RBI last season. This year he is at .341 with 4HR 10 […]