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USC adds Dan Hubbs to Coaching Staff

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LOS ANGELES–Former USC All-American pitcher Dan Hubbs, who was the pitching coach at California the past 12 years, has been named the Trojans’ pitching coach and associate head coach, USC head coach Frank Cruz announced today (July 11).

“We are delighted to welcome Dan Hubbs back to the USC baseball program,” said Cruz. “He did an outstanding job developing his pitching staffs at California and we know he’ll do the same thing for us at USC. Continue reading

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CWS Game 10: Virginia ends Cal season with 8-1 win

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OMAHA, Neb. – The Virginia Cavaliers used a strong start from Tyler Wilson and plenty of offense en route to an 8-1 victory over the California Bears in an elimination contest at the 2011 Men’s College World Series Thursday night at TD Ameritrade Park.

Virginia (56-11) also defeated Cal (38-23) in the opening round on Sunday, the first-ever meeting between the two schools, and by advancing have recorded their best MCWS showing in program history. In 11 total appearances, this is the first time the Cavaliers have been included in the final four teams vying for a championship spot. Continue reading

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Cal’s David Esquer named 2011 NCBWA Coach of the Year

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COLORADO SPRINGS – After his team was scheduled to be discontinued after the 2011 season, California head coach David Esquer led the Golden Bears to the program’s first appearance at the NCAA College World Series since 1992, while earning him the National Coach of the Year Award presented by the National College Baseball Writers Association. Continue reading

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Cal shuts down Dallas Baptist 7-0 in Game 1 of Super Regional

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The California Golden Bears are one win away from their first trip to the College World Series since 1992 after winning the first game of the best-of-three NCAA Super Regional, shutting out the Dallas Baptist Patriots, 7-0.

A pair of three-run home runs and the stellar pitching of Justin Jones and Logan Scott helped lead the Bears to victory. Continue reading

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2011 NCAA Santa Clara Super Regional: Dallas Baptist vs Cal

The Cal Bears will host the 2011 Super Regional matchup against Dallas Baptist at Santa Clara University. Cal won the Houston Regional by going on a four game winning streak losing to Baylor in their opener before fighting through the loser’s bracket which included beating Baylor twice. Dallas Baptist went 3-1 in the Fort Worth Regional eliminating two 2010 CWS particpants in Oklahoma and TCU before losing to Oral Roberts. They bounced back from the Oral Roberts loss by defeating them in a winner take all game. Continue reading

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Video of the Day: Is Danny Fry the next Gus Johnson?

Danny Fry of KALX was on the call on Monday evening during the epic Cal vs Baylor game from the Houston Regional. The Cal Bears were down to their last out and last strike in the bottom of the ninth trailing Baylor 8-7 with the bases loaded. Devon Rodriguez came through with a single to right to win the game. You can check out the full call from Danny Fry which is erriely similar to Gus Johnson’s legendary calls. Continue reading

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CBD Quick Hits for June 6th

College Baseball Daily throughout the season will be providing our Quick Hits on games throughout the country. Special thanks to William Knox and Mark Rafferty for contributing to this report. As always, follow us on Twitter @CB_Daily for instant reaction and the best up to minute coverage on college baseball in the country. Continue reading