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CBD Photo Gallery: LMU Takes Down Gonzales & Gonzaga 7-4

David Edwards is tagged out at home.LOS ANGELES — Loyola Marymount knocked around Gonzaga ace Marco Gonzales, both literally and figuratively, for nine hits and seven runs in a 7-4 win Thursday afternoon at Page Stadium.

The Lions (12-13, 4-3) used 11 hits, led by Tommy Cheek’s career-high four knocks, to pick up their fourth win in five games. But the biggest hit may have been the one to Gonzales. Entering the sixth inning, Gonzales had retired 12 of the previous 13 hitters. After a Cheek leadoff single, Tanner Donnels sent a screamer right back where it came from, nailing Gonzales on the outside of his left leg just above the knee. Continue reading


CBD Around the Horn (March 1st)

JordanMontgomeryHere are some of the top performances and highlights on the day. We will be providing daily articles as often as possible this season. If you know of an outstanding performance we might miss, feel free to send us an email by clicking here. Continue reading


Top 100 Countdown: 8. Marco Gonzales (Gonzaga)


College Baseball Daily continues our countdown to the start of the 2013 college baseball season by checking in on the Top 100 Players in the country. We will be adding players day-by-day until we get to number one!

Number 8 on our Top 100 Countdown is Gonzaga’s Marco Gonzales. The 6’1 left-handed pitcher from Fort Collins, Colorado was selected in the 29th round of the 2010 MLB Draft by the Colorado Rockies. Continue reading


2013 West Coast Conference Preseason Coaches Poll

WestCoastConference_thumb.jpgSAN BRUNO, Calif. – The University of San Diego has been selected to win the 2013 West Coast Conference baseball championship, in a preseason poll of the WCC’s nine head coaches. The Toreros earned six of eight possible first-place votes and 62 overall points in the poll. Last year’s West Coast Conference champion, Pepperdine University, earned 53 points and picked up two first place votes in the annual survey.  Continue reading


Gonzaga releases 2013 Schedule

DannyEvansGonzaga_thumb.jpgSPOKANE, Wash. – With the start season on the horizon, the 2013 Gonzaga University baseball team will begin its quest for a West Coast Conference championship as it plays a 54-game slate highlighted by 19 homes games at Patterson Baseball Complex and Washington Trust Field as Bulldog head coach Mark Machtolf released the schedule Tuesday.

“Our schedule is very challenging as always,” Machtolf said. “We are thankful to our administration that gave us the opportunity to go out and play the best teams in the country. We will test ourselves and get ready to compete for the WCC Championship.” Continue reading

Dylan Covey didn't allow a hit after the second inning.

Dylan Covey & Head Coaches React After USD’s 5-3 Win Over Gonzaga

Dylan Covey didn't allow a hit after the second inning.SAN DIEGO — San Diego got a big West Coast Conference series win, taking the rubber match 5-3 over Gonzaga Saturday afternoon at Cunningham Stadium.

The Toreros (25-8, 7-2) got an outstanding performance from sophomore starting pitcher Dylan Covey. He allowed a pair of runs in the first inning and a second-inning leadoff single before putting the early jitters to bed and tossing an absolute gem.

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Royce Bolinger makes a diving "catch."

CBD Photo Gallery: Controversial Call Spurs San Diego Win

SAN DIEGO — Royce Bolinger’s feet flew up in the air as he slid six to eight feet across the grass in centerfield at Cunningham Stadium. The second inning line drive San Diego’s Victor Rasor-Thompson had hit was firmly in his glove throughout the entirety of Bolinger’s dive. But as he pushed himself to his feet, the ball shot out of his glove and rolled toward the infield.

Though Bolinger had controlled the ball throughout the catch and the entire Gonzaga (20-9, 3-3) team was already headed toward the first base dugout, the umpires ruled there was no catch. Bolinger stared at the umpires with his arms in the air. Left fielder Brock Slavin retrieved the ball, his glove in his hand rather than on it after he removed it, also thinking the inning was over.

Instead of a spectacular inning-ending catch, Rasor-Thompson was credited with an RBI-double and scored on a Louie Lechich single to tie the game 2-2.

With the help of the controversial call that Gonzaga coach Mark Machtolf vehemently argued for nearly five minutes, No. 21 San Diego (25-8, 7-2) defeated the Bulldogs 5-3 Saturday afternoon to win the important West Coast Conference Series. Continue reading


2012 West Coast Conference Preseason Coaches Poll

SAN BRUNO, Calif. — The University of San Diego has been selected to win the 2012 West Coast Conference baseball championship in a preseason poll of the WCC’s nine head coaches. The Toreros earned five first-place votes and 59 overall points in the poll. Last year’s second place finisher, Gonzaga University, earned 57 points and picked up three first place votes in the annual survey. Continue reading


Gonzaga releases 2012 Schedule

SPOKANE, Wash. – (Oct. 7, 2011 – www.gozags.com) – The Gonzaga University baseball team’s 2012 season will once again be another challenge as head coach Mark Machtolf announced the Bulldogs home-friendly schedule Friday.

The Bulldogs will match up against five participants from last year’s NCAA Baseball Championship along with opponents from 10 conferences, including the newly-improved West Coast Conference. Continue reading


CBD Quick Hits for May 27th

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. We also have a Facebook page which can be joined by clicking here. Continue reading