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Tasty Tuesday Matchups

Oklahoma vs Oklahoma State baseball. Game 2. Photos by Ty Russell Here are some of the best mid-week matchups to watch for tonight.

#14 Arkansas at #15 Oklahoma

The Arkansas Razorbacks make the trek to Norman Oklahoma tonight to take on the Oklahoma Sooners. Arkansas enters the game with a 38-14 overall record but are on a three game losing streak thanks to the South Carolina Gamecocks who swept them in Fayetteville over the weekend. Arkansas will send freshman LHP Randall Fant to the hill as he has a 3-1 record with a 4.05 ERA in 33.1 innings. The Sooners enter the game with a 37-14 record after taking the last two games of a three game weekend series with Memphis. The Sooners will send junior RHP Michael Rocha to the mound as he is 6-1 with a 3.70 ERA in 15 appearances including two starts.

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ACC Recap for May 4th

Here is your ACC Recap for May 4th.

MatthewMurakamiUMDVirginia 10 VCU 5

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The No. 1-ranked Virginia baseball team defeated  VCU, 10-5, Tuesday night at Davenport Field, running its winning streak to 11 games as it enters a nine-day break for final exams. Virginia upped its record to 40-9, marking the earliest the Cavaliers have hit the 40-win plateau.

Virginia’s offense continued to click as the Cavaliers scored in double figures for the fifth straight game and the ninth time during the 11-game win streak. Jarrett Parker (Jr., Stafford, Va.) homered, tripled and drove in three, while Phil Gosselin (Jr., West Chester, Pa.) and Steven Proscia (So., Suffern, N.Y.) each had two hits.

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ACC Recap for May 2nd

Here is your ACC Recap for May 2nd.

ShermanJohnsonFSU #2 Virginia 10 Duke 6

DURHAM, N.C. – The No. 1-ranked Virginia baseball team finished off a three-game series sweep of Duke Sunday afternoon with a 10-6 victory over the Blue Devils at Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, N.C. Virginia won its 10th-consecutive game while pushing its ACC win streak to six.

Virginia (39-9, 18-6 ACC), after taking all three games from Maryland last week, has swept back-to-back ACC road series for the first time since sweeping Duke (April 2-4) and Maryland (April 16-18) in 2004. It was Virginia’s first back-to-back ACC sweeps since doing so in home series versus Boston College (March 21-23) and Virginia Tech (March 28-30) in 2008.

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Random Thoughts: 30 Days to Selection Monday

ColumbiaField I have been hearing all the national media praising Drew Pomeranz for his strong start to the season but has anyone flown under the radar more then Chris Sale from Florida Gulf Coast. Sale picked up a 4-2 victory over Clemson on Saturday where he went eight strong innings allowing only four hits and two runs. Continue reading Random Thoughts: 30 Days to Selection Monday

ACC Recap for May 1st

Here is your ACC Recap for May 1st.

MazonniNC State #2 Virginia 11 Duke 1

DURHAM, N.C. – Behind huge games from Robert Morey (Jr., Virginia Beach, Va.) and Jarrett Parker (Jr., Stafford, Va.), the top-ranked Virginia baseball team defeated Duke, 11-1, Saturday afternoon at Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, N.C. The victory stretched the Cavaliers’ season-long win streak to nine games and clinched UVa’s seventh ACC series win this year.

Morey (7-1) pitched his first career complete game, marking the Cavaliers’ second straight complete game after Danny Hultzen (So., Bethesda, Md.) went the distance Friday night. It is the first time Cavalier pitchers have thrown back-to-back complete games since Jacob Thompson and Pat McAnaney did so March 28-29, 2008 against Virginia Tech.

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CBB Column: ACC Weekend Preview (April 30-May 2nd)

The ACC has only four in conference series this week as Clemson and Florida State will be hosting out of conference series. The best series of the weekend sees Virginia Tech and Boston College battling for seeding position for the ACC Tournament. The other ACC teams in action are Virginia at Duke, Georgia Tech at NC State, and Maryland at Miami. Florida State will play their out of conference series against LeMoyne while Clemson will host Florida Gulf Coast.

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TCBB Players of the Week (April 27th)

The College Baseball Blog continues our tradition of naming National Player and Pitcher of the Week. This week we honor Jake Magner of North Dakota as our Player of the Week while Florida Gulf Coast LHP Chris Sale is our Pitcher of the Week. Continue reading TCBB Players of the Week (April 27th)

ACC Recap for April 14th

Here is your ACC Recap for April 14th.

TonyPlagmanGT VMI 12 #1 Virginia 3

LEXINGTON, Va. – The top five hitters in the lineup went 10 for 21 with 10 RBIs as No. 26 VMI defeated No. 1 Virginia, 12-3, in front of a record crowd of 1,463 fans at Gray-Minor Stadium Wednesday night.  The win is VMI’s first-ever over a top-ranked opponent and improves the Keydets to 29-5 on the season.  The Cavaliers fall to 27-8 with the loss, the team’s first mid-week setback in 10 games this season.

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FGCU loses another Catcher

FGCULogo Florida Gulf Coast lost freshman catcher Mike Reeves on Wednesday night for the rest of the season when he took an inside pitch on his left thumb. The pitch ended up breaking his thumb where two pins where inserted to stabilize it.

This is the second catcher this season to go down for FGCU as Robert Greene has been relegated to DHing as he suffered an ulnar collateral ligament damage just before the start of the season.

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SEC Recap for March 24th

ArkansasBaseball Here is your SEC Recap for March 24th.

#4 LSU 4 Louisiana-Lafayette 3

BATON ROUGE — A pair of RBI by catcher Micah Gibbs and five shutout innings by the LSU bullpen led the fourth-ranked Tigers to a 4-3 victory over UL-Lafayette Wednesday night in Alex Box Stadium.

The Tigers (17-3) have won seven of their last 10 meetings with the Cajuns (11-10) since 2000 and lead the all-time series 46-22.

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