The Never-ending Baseball Game Now, as a lover of college baseball who is fortunate enough to have a job covering the sport I love…I am constantly reminded about why I love this game. One thing that constantly reinforces this love is the reality that anything can happen in a baseball game.
With regional play starting up this week and Omaha right around the corner it’s the most exciting time of the year for college baseball. Year after year, June never fails to prove that anything can happen on the road to Omaha. Now that the field is set, the craziness begins with regionals. Here is my […]
The first day of College Baseball this season saw a couple of major upsets with some great pitching performances. One of the biggest upsets of the day was between two ACC teams with Boston College beating Virginia 5-3 behind sophomore Eric Stevens who pitched six innings giving up three runs on seven hits. Leading the […]
Here is your ACC Recap for February 17th. Game 1: #3 North Carolina 10 Xavier 2 Carolina took a commanding four-run lead after the first inning in game one and never looked back en route to a 10-2 season-opening victory over Xavier. Tommy Coyle opened the year as he finished 2011 by reaching base safely for the 30th […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE Cleveland, Ohio – Defending MAC Regular Season and Tournament Champion Kent State and defending MAC West Division Champion Central Michigan have been chosen by the league’s head coaches to win their respective divisions, released today by the league office. The Golden Flashes were also selected by seven of the leagues head […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE KENT, Ohio – Eighth-year Kent State baseball head coach Scott Stricklin signed a contract extension through the 2016-17 academic year while 15th-year associate head coach/pitching coach Mike Birkbeck signed through 2014-15, Director of Athletics Joel Nielsen announced Thursday (Feb. 2).
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE KENT, Ohio — Eighth-year Kent State baseball head coach Scott Stricklin announced the 2012 schedule Tuesday (Nov. 15). Kent State’s slate consists of four games against two 2011 NCAA Tournament participants, 27 Mid-American Conference contests, 21 home dates at Olga A. Mural Field at Schoonover Stadium and the Sixth Annual Diamond […]
The MLB Signing Deadline is fast approaching as all teams have until midnight tonight to sign their draft picks or they will head to college for the 2012 season. Here is the latest news and notes from around the country from the weekend. We will have a new thread article up starting around noon on […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE Wichita, Kan. (NCBWA) — Five of college baseball’s top relief specialists have been selected as finalists for the seventh annual National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Stopper of the Year Award, the NCBWA announced Tuesday. This year’s finalists include NCAA saves leaders Kyle McMillen of Kent State and Bo Reeder of East […]