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American Athletic Conference Weekend Recap (March 3rd)

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AACLogoPROVIDENCE, R.I. – Nine more wins were added to the left side of the ledger with the conference’s teams in action across the country this past weekend. The league’s elite continue to perform well, with four teams (Louisville, Memphis, Houston, USF) ranked or receiving votes in the first Coaches Poll to come out during the season. Continue reading

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2014 Top 100 Countdown: 11. Nick Burdi (Louisville)

Louisville Baseball HeadshotsCollege Baseball Daily continues our countdown to the start of the 2014 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 11 on our countdown is Louisville junior Nick Burdi. The Downers Grove, Illinois native attended Downers Grove South High School. He was a three year letter winner which led to him being selected in the 24th round by the Minnesota Twins. Continue reading

2014 Preseason American Athletic Conference Preseason Poll

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LouisvilleFeaturedImagePROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Louisville Cardinals enter the season as the unanimous 2014 Preseason American Athletic Conference favorite after advancing to the College World Series for the second time in school history last season. Louisville received eight first-place votes and 64 points in the coaches’ preseason poll. Three teams tied for second place, as UCF, UConn and Houston all received 47 points. Continue reading

2014 CBD Top 100 Countdown: 45. Kyle Funkhouser (Louisville)

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Louisville Baseball HeadshotsWe continue the countdown today with number 45, Louisville RHP Kyle Funkhouser. In his freshman campaign with the Cardinals, Funkhouser quickly became one of the elite pitchers in the Big East. The 6’2” right-hander was named a Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American after going 5-1 with a 2.14 ERA. In 54.2 innings pitched, Funkhouser made a total of 22 appearances on the mound, including six starts collecting 54 strikeouts in the process. Continue reading

Louisville releases 2014 Schedule

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LouisvilleFeaturedImageLOUISVILLE, Ky. – A day after members of last year’s record-setting team received their College World Series and conference championship rings, the Louisville baseball program announced the follow-up to that magical season with the release of the 2014 schedule on Thursday afternoon. Continue reading

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2013 CWS: Oregon State 11 Louisville 4

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OregonStateFistPumpOMAHA, Neb. – No. 3 Oregon State buried Louisville under a seven-run fourth inning and held on to win 11-4 the first elimination game of the 2013 Men’s College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha.

The Cardinals end their season at 51-14. The Beavers (51-12) advance to play the loser of Mississippi State/Indiana on Wednesday at 7 p.m. CT.
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CBD Photo Gallery: 2013 CWS Louisville v. Oregon State

BenWetzlerOregonStateHere is our photo gallery from the 2013 College World Series Game between Louisville and Oregon State. Oregon State won the game by a score of 11-4. (Full Recap available here.) Continue reading

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CBD Photo Gallery: Indiana edges Louisville 2-0

IndianaMeetingatThirdFeaturedIndiana defeated Louisville by a score of 2-0 behind a great start from Joey DeNato. You can check out the full recap by clicking here. Our CBD Photo Gallery from the game is available below. Continue reading

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2013 CWS: Indiana 2 Louisville 0

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TracySmithIndiana.jpgOMAHA, Neb. – Indiana’s left-handed pitcher Joey DeNato led the Hoosiers to a 2-0 shutout victory Saturday night over the Louisville Cardinals in the opening round of the College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park.

With the win, Indiana (49-18) advances in the winner’s bracket to face Mississippi State on Monday, June 17 at 7 p.m. CT while Louisville (51-13) falls into the loser’s bracket and will face No. 3 Oregon State earlier that day at 2 p.m. CT. Continue reading

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2013 College World Series Preview: Bracket One

CWS LogoMississippi State is coming off a super-regional victory over Virginia, wining 6-5 after an 18-hour rain delay. This is a heavily offense based team accumulating 30 hits over a two game span against Virginia. This will be the ninth appearance in the College World Series for the Bulldogs and first since 2007. A few notable players to keep an eye on include Wes Rea who is hitting .288 along with 37 RBIs and seven home runs, and Hunter Renfroe batting .360 with 61 RBIs and 15 homeruns, along with being drafted 13th overall in the MLB draft. Adam Frazier will also be one to keep an eye on with his .359 batting average and 38 RBIs. Mississippi State will face No.3 Oregon State in game one on Saturday with the winner advancing to take on the winner of Indiana vs. Louisville. They have shown that they can get a lead and hold on to it despite late comebacks. This may be a key factor for Mississippi State, if they can get out early then this team will be hard to beat. Continue reading