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CBD Quick Hits for April 26th

College Baseball Daily throughout the season will be providing our Quick Hits on games throughout the country. Special thanks to Brian Foley 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

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Vanderbilt’s Moore Takes Pride In Pitching

When Vanderbilt pitcher Navery Moore faced Tommy John surgery during his junior year of high school, he faced the prospect of having his favorite sport taken away from him.

“My injury, that surgery showed me how easily the game of baseball could be taken away, and it taught me how lucky I am to play,” recalls the Commodores’ junior right handed closer. “It was something to work through, and it taught me to have great pride in my pitching.”

Moore is taking a lot of pride in his pitching so far this season. With nine saves so far this season and a 0.42 ERA in 20 appearances, Moore has led Vanderbilt to a number two ranking in the latest polls. He may be getting the credit for shutting down his opponents late in the game, but Moore says that his entire pitching staff is pitching in. Continue reading

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CBD Quick Hits for April 22nd

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 these reports. 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

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Miami (FL)’s Chris Pelaez talks about Fall Practice

PelaezMiami(FL)Miami (FL) senior outfielder Chris Pelaez caught up with the Miami (FL) Media Relations department to give a video interview. He discusses his offseason workouts/training and expectations for the upcoming 2011 season. Last season, Pelaez ended the season second on the `Canes squad in batting average (.314) and hits (74), while finishing third in RBI (53). You can check out the full video interview below.

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Catching up with Miami (FL) outfielder Nathan Melendres

2010 Miami Hurricanes Baseball Head ShotsMiami (FL) outfielder Nathan Melendres recently caught up with the HurricanesSports.com to discuss fall practice, how he spent the summer, and his expectations for the 2011 season. Nathan hit ,301 last season playing in 61 games while hitting nine homers and driving in 35 runs. You can check out the full video interview with him below.

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RamblinWreck.com talks to GT’s Jed Bradley

JedBradleyGT Kyle Tait of RamblinWreck.com recently had a chance to set down with Georgia Tech lefthander pitcher Jed Bradley. He was recently named the fourth best pro prospect in the Cape Cod Baseball League this summer. He ended up starting six games with a 2-3 overall record while having an ERA of 1.98. He did have 44 strikeouts in only 41 innings pitched. You can check out the full interview with Bradely previewing fall practice and the upcoming 2011 season below.

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Georgia Tech OF Brandon Thomas Speaks With RamblinWreck.com

Georgia Tech looks to rebound after a disappointing end to the 2010 season, where they were a national seed coming into the NCAA Regionals, only to lose consecutive games to Alabama.  The veteran team lost quite a few players to the MLB Draft and to graudation, but look forward to rebuilding in the ACC.  Brandon Thomas is one of the players who will be key for the Yellow Jackets next season, as he started 26 games as a Freshman last season.  Friend of the blog Kyle Tait of RamblinWreck.com sat down with Brandon Thomas and talked about the upcoming season, as well as his experience playing for Davey Johnson in the Florida Collegiate Summer Leage.  Video after the jump.

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