By Bob Elliott, Canadian Baseball Network There was nothing provisional about the swing of third baseman Jesse Sawyer. Playing his first year of college ball south of the border, Sawyer hit .346 with 19 homers and 58 RBIs in 56 games for the South Dakota State Jackrabbits. A product of the Prairie Baseball Academy and […]
The Warning Track with Brian Foley checks in today with some of the best action from Friday night. The first story of the night was Kent State’s Brad Stillings (TCBB 40th Best Player) twirling a nine inning no-hitter against Toledo as the Golden Flashes picked up a 1-0 victory over MAC rival Toledo. Stillings went […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE Player of the Week Ian Choy, Canisius Junior, OF, 5-9/171, Mississauga, Ontario/Rick Hansen Secondary Choy continued to stay hot for the Golden Griffins as the junior outfielder was 8-for-12 with two doubles, three home runs and five RBIs. He reached base in 12 of his 16 plate appearances while slugging 1.583 […]
Here is your ACC Recap for March 18th #1 UNC 6 Princeton 1 CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – Right-hander Bryant Gaines tossed 5 2/3 shutout innings, and Levi Michael and Mark Fleury each homered to lift No. 1 North Carolina to a two-game sweep of Princeton, 6-1, Wednesday at Boshamer Stadium. With the victory, the Tar […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE Edison, N.J. – Canisius College is the team to beat in the 2009 MAAC baseball season, according to a preseason poll voted on by the league’s head coaches. Canisius finished with 81 points in the poll, while Rider University finished second (66). Manhattan College placed third with 58 points. Marist College […]
Since we are awaiting the start of the 2009 College Baseball season, I thought I would start a weekly segment with users sending us questions about interesting topics. I will select about five questions every week to be posted with answers on Tuesday morning. You can send us your questions for next week by clicking […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE Canisius College director of athletics Bill Maher announced today that baseball coach Mike McRae has signed a multi-year contract extension, to continue as head coach of the Golden Griffin baseball program through the 2011 season.
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE The Canisius College baseball team will take on Virginia, West Virginia and Charlotte in its 2009 schedule that features 17 home games, including the Big Four Baseball Classic at the Demske Sports Complex. Canisius opens with a four-game series at Gardner-Webb Feb. 20-22. The Golden Griffins will take on Charlotte in […]
By Bob Elliott, Canadian Baseball Network He stands 5-foot-9 and resembles a back-up infielder. DH Mike Gosse sure stood tall for in his Oklahoma Sooners uniform. As former Montreal Expos manager Felipe Alou used to describe super sub F.P. Santangelo: “It’s not the size of the man, it’s the size of the heart inside the […]
The NYCBL season is ended on Saturday when the Brockport Riverbats edged the Glen Falls Golden Eagles 3-2 in the deciding game of the NYCBL Championship series. John McGraw of the NYCBL has been nice enough to send us links to the End of the Season Awards.