Conference USA has announced its 2016 preseason baseball awards, as chosen by the league’s 12 head coaches. Florida Atlantic junior infielder CJ Chatham was selected as the preseason Player of the Year, while Rice senior left-hander Blake Fox was named the preseason Pitcher of the Year. For the second straight season, Rice was the unanimous […]
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Justin Beasley shadowed the Middle Tennessee baseball managers this past weekend to reveal their attention to detail and countless hours of hard work.
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE MURFREESBORO – John Stanford, an icon in Middle Tennessee athletics, passed away on July 1 at the age of 77. Stanford, a member of the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame, played for the Blue Raider baseball program from 1960 to 1963 then became the head coach from 1974 to 1987. In 1987 […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE NEW ORLEANS – The Florida Atlantic Owls have been tabbed as the preseason favorites to win the 2013 Sun Belt Conference baseball title, the league announced on Monday. FAU won the SBC regular season title in 2012 behind a 32-22 overall record and a 19-8 record in SBC play. This season, […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Middle Tennessee baseball associate head coach Jim McGuire has been promoted to the head coaching position, as announced on Thursday by Director of Athletics Chris Massaro and President Sidney A. McPhee. McGuire has spent the last 20 years serving alongside former head coach Steve Peterson, who retired on […]
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Steve Peterson, Middle Tennessee’s head baseball coach for the past 25 seasons and the program’s all-time winningest coach, has announced his retirement, effective immediately. Peterson amassed 791 wins during his Blue Raider career while leading MT to 11 conference regular-season championships, nine conference tournament titles and nine NCAA Regional appearances. Associate head […]