With the Mountain West and West Coast Conference tournaments starting up Wednesday and Thursday and crucial weekend series to wrap up the regular season for the Big West and Pac-12, very few midweek games were on the slate this week. But one game presented a pair of college baseball traditional powers squaring off in a huge […]
Timmy Robinson wasn’t on the roster the last time USC defeated crosstown rival UCLA. He was still in high school. But the sophomore outfielder blasted a three-run homer in the first inning to help the Trojans end a nine-game losing streak to their crosstown rivals with a 10-0 victory Thursday night at Jackie Robinson Stadium.
Cal State Fullerton and USC both ended lengthy conference series droughts. But only one team did it in a positive fashion. Fittingly, UC Santa Barbara/Long Beach State and San Diego State/UC Irvine concluded their series with yet another tight game in each series finale. Check out that plus much more in Saturday’s Southern California college baseball roundup […]
Rod Dedeaux would have been 100 years old on Monday. Unfortunately, the famous USC baseball coach died in January 2006 after complications from a stroke. Otherwise, the architect of the college baseball’s most dominant program would still be calling everyone “Tiger” and still be everyone’s friend. On Sunday, the University of Southern California honored Rod […]
It’s Valentine’s Day! Who cares? Unless your sweetie is taking you to the ballfield, we definitely don’t. That’s because it’s Opening Day! The college baseball season officially kicks off today. To get you ready for the opening weekend of Southern California baseball action, we’ve got where the teams will be playing along with an Around the […]
LOS ANGELES — On its list of preseason All-American, Baseball America listed Oklahoma lefty starter Dillon Overton as a third team member. A young, hungry USC team didn’t care on Friday night at Dedeaux Field. Playing through a steady drizzle until the late innings, the Trojans (7-6) smacked Overton around for 13 hits and five […]
LOS ANGELES — The USC Trojans rallied for the second straight time to pull off a late-inning victory, defeating Loyola Marymount 2-1 Wednesday night at Dedeaux Field. LMU put together three singles in the top of the seventh inning taking a 1-0 lead on Mitchell Esser’s nubber that barely made it past the home plate […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE 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,” […]