FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE TOKYO – A two-run fourth inning for Japan broke a 3-3 tie and gave Japan a lead it would never relinquish on the way to a 7-3 win in the decisive fifth game of the 39th edition of the USA-Japan International Collegiate Friendly Series. UC Irvine’s Taylor Sparks was honored as […]
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FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE UTSUNOMIYA, Japan – Making his first start of the series, UC Irvine’s Taylor Sparks helped lead the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team to an 8-2 victory over Japan, evening the best of five series at two games apiece. Sparks went 3-for-5 with three runs scored and three RBIs.
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE HIROSHIMA, Japan – Japan scored five runs in the first two innings and rode them to a 5-2 victory to take a 2-1 series lead over the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team. South Carolina’s Grayson Greiner had two hits and an RBI in the loss. “Obviously it’s not the result we […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE MATSUYAMA, Japan – A three-run triple from Hiromi Oka broke a scoreless tie in the eighth and Japan rode the outburst to a 4-0 win, evening the series with the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team at a game apiece. Defense was on display as the team’s combined to turn six double […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE MATSUYAMA, Japan – A 50 minute rain delay turned the tides in the favor of the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team as it scored six times in its final four at-bats to take a 6-3 game one victory over Japan. Two Japanese errors led to three unearned Team USA runs. “It’s […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE MATSUYAMA, Japan – A seven-run sixth inning broke open a tight contest as the USA Baseball Collegiate Team recorded an 11-0 win over the Shikoku Area College All-Stars. The contest marks Team USA’s final warm-up before opening the 39th edition of the USA vs. Japan series Saturday.
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE BOONE, N.C. – The USA Baseball Collegiate National Team scored 14 times in the first three innings and improved to 10-0 with a 14-0 victory over the Carolina-Virginia CBL Selects. Austin Cousino (Kentucky) homered and drove in two as part of a three-hit game.
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE HICKORY, N.C. – The USA Baseball Collegiate National Team racked up 16 hits and scored nine runs to take a 9-2 victory over Catawba Valley Monday night. Five Team USA pitchers combined to hold the Stars to one hit in the game. NC State’s Carlos Rodon (1-0) made an impressive debut […]
THOMASVILLE, N.C. – One swing of Kyle Schwarber’s (Indiana) bat was all the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team needed to erase a 2-0 deficit and steal a 3-2 win over High Point-Thomasville Sunday night. Two Team USA pitchers limited the HiToms to just one hit in the game.
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE CARY, N.C. – The USA Baseball Collegiate National Team finalized its 24-man roster that will take part in international competition this summer. The group of 24 features 12 hitters and 12 pitchers. Five members will be serving their second tour with the squad.