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Construction Continues on McLane Baseball Stadium

McLane Baseball Stadium exterior.
McLane Baseball Stadium exterior.

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

EAST LANSING, Mich. – Despite harsh winter conditions, construction continues to move along on the new McLane Baseball Stadium as vertical steel supports for the stands were erected last week.

McLane Baseball Stadium is designed for 2,500 seats with 400 chair back seats and 2,100 bench-style seats. Drayton and Elizabeth McLane provided MSU with a $4 million commitment toward the stadium.

The Spartans are scheduled to play their inaugural game at the stadium April 3 against Northwestern.

Stadium Construction Photo Gallery

Big Ten Network releases 2009 Baseball TV Schedule

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CHICAGO – The Big Ten Network will nationally televise up to 30 Big Ten baseball games, including the entire Big Ten Baseball Tournament, and 25 Big Ten softball games this spring. Every game will be produced in high definition.

“With the network now available to more than 70 million people nationwide, the Big Ten Network is thrilled to give increased national exposure to Big Ten baseball and softball,” network president Mark Silverman said. ”We know that fans will especially enjoy watching these games in HD.” Continue reading Big Ten Network releases 2009 Baseball TV Schedule

Big East/Big Ten Challenge Home and Away teams Announcement

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ST. PETERSBURG, FL – The home and away team designations for the inaugural BIG EAST-Big TEN Baseball Challenge, hosted by the St. Petersburg/Clearwater Sports Commission, have been determined by the participating conference offices, it was announced today. Each team has been designated the home side for at least one of its three games in this first-ever NCAA Division I college baseball challenge. Continue reading Big East/Big Ten Challenge Home and Away teams Announcement

Construction Commences on Michigan State’s McLane Baseball Stadium

Construction begins on McLane Stadium.
Construction begins on McLane Stadium.

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EAST LANSING, Mich. – Construction on the new McLane Baseball Stadium recently began in preparation for a Spring 2009 opening. Construction crews have removed the former bleachers and begun digging the foundations for the new stadium.
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College Baseball Early Signing Period-Day 3

John Savage and the baseball program have signed nine high school seniors for 2009-10
John Savage and the baseball program have signed nine high school seniors for 2009-10

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LOS ANGELES – UCLA head baseball coach John Savage has announced that nine student-athletes have signed National Letters of Intent during the early signing period to attend UCLA and play baseball. Aided by assistant coaches Rick Vanderhook and Steve Pearse, the fifth recruiting class under Savage includes six position players, one pitcher and one two-way player.

The Bruins’ recruiting class is highlighted by three AFLAC All-Americans – right-handed pitcher Scott Griggs, infielder David Nick and catcher Max Stassi. The nine talented ballplayers, currently seniors in high school, will enroll at UCLA in the fall of 2009.
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Michigan State Baseball Announces 2009 Schedule

Eric Roof and the Spartans will play their first game of the 2009 season on Feb. 20, 2009 in Clearwater, Fla.
Eric Roof and the Spartans will play their first game of the 2009 season on Feb. 20, 2009 in Clearwater, Fla.

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

Head coach Jake Boss announced the Michigan State baseball team’s 2009 schedule this week. The Spartans will kick off their 56-game season Feb. 20 in Clearwater, Fla., with the inaugural Big East/Big Ten Challenge.

“We’ve got a very challenging schedule,” said Boss. “It will be an outstanding start to the season with the Big East/Big Ten Challenge, which we are excited to be a part of.”
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Michigan State Fall World Series Update

Chris Roberts went 3-for-5 in the last game of the Green-White World Series.
Chris Roberts went 3-for-5 in the last game of the Green-White World Series.

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

The White team took the final game of the MSU baseball team’s Green-White World Series, 5-4, on Tuesday (Oct. 28) afternoon at Kobs Field. The White squad used a two-run eighth inning to get the win.

Junior Kurtis Frymier picked up the win for the White team, with 1 1/3 innings of scoreless relief. Junior Chris Roberts (3-for-5) and senior A.J. Shindler (3-for-4) led the White team’s effort at the plate and each scored a run. Senior Johnny Lee was 1-for-3 in the game three RBIs.
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Michigan State Fall World Series Update

Kyle Corcoran picked up the win in game two of the Green-White World Series.
Kyle Corcoran picked up the win in game two of the Green-White World Series.

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A three-run sixth and then two more runs in the seventh and eight innings helped the Green team get past the White team, 6-2, in game two of the Michigan State baseball team’s inter-squad scrimmage on Monday (Oct. 27).

Freshman Andrew Carpenter, who went 3-for-4 in game one, returned with another strong performance for the Green team in game two by knocking in three runs in a 2-for-3 performance. Junior Kyle Corcoran earned the win in throwing 2 1/3 innings of relief work, surrendering just one run and striking out two batters. Seth Williams earned the save, striking out four in 2 2/3 innings.
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Michigan State Fall World Series starts Sunday

Eric Roof and the Spartans will play game one of the Green-White World Series at 1 p.m. on Sunday

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

The Michigan State baseball team will begin its annual three-game Green-White World Series on Sunday at 1 p.m. at Kobs Field. The inter-squad scrimmage marks the end of marks the end of fall practice for the team.
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