FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The schedule has been finalized for the 2011 BIG EAST/Big Ten Baseball Challenge, hosted by the St. Petersburg/Clearwater Sports Commission, as announced by the BIG EAST and Big Ten conference offices Tuesday. Triple-headers on Friday and Saturday highlight a slate that features 24 games over three days, Feb. […]
Chase Parham last week had an interesting article about how the new bats are changing the college game. (FULL ARTICLE) It has always been an interesting debate on whether the metal bats were juiced too much, causing safety issues and leading to higher scoring games. The early feedback on the new bat standards is that […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE PITTSBURGH ? University of Pittsburgh head baseball coach Joe Jordano has announced the hiring of Tom Lipari as the Panthers? new pitching coach and Kyle Cheesebrough as a volunteer assistant for the upcoming 2011 season. Lipari comes to Pitt after having most recently served as the pitching coach and recruiting coordinator […]
Here are the top performers from the Cape Cod Baseball League for July 29th.
Here are your Top Performers from the Cape Cod Baseball League for June 29th. Top Players Stewart Ijames, Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox (Louisville) 2-4, RBI Andy Burns, Brewster Whitecaps (Kentucky) 2-5, SB Steve Selsky, Orleans Firebirds (Arizona) 2-4, RBI Mark Ginther, Chatham Anglers (Oklahoma State) 2-4, double, RBI Levi Hyams, Cotuit Kettleers (Georgia) 2-4
FROM NCBWA RELEASE DENTON, Texas – Nine of college baseball’s finest student-athletes have been named 2010 National Collegiate Baseball Writers of America District Players of the Year, as the NCBWA announced these 11th annual awards today. The 2010 NCBWA District Players of the Year are District I: 3B/RP Joe Leonard (Pittsburgh); District II: SS Jedd […]
#9 Louisville 4 St. John’s 3 (Bottom 8) CLEARWATER, Fla. – Jimmy Parque had a solo home run in the seventh and a two-run single in the eighth as St. John’s rallied back from a 4-2 deficit to defeat No.9 Louisville, 6-5. Parque was 2-for-4 with three RBI to lead St. John’s (38-18), while Matt […]
Here is your 2010 Big East Tournament Recap for Day 1 of action from Clearwater, Florida. #9 Louisville 11 West Virginia 4 CLEARWATER, Fla. – Keyed by sophomore second baseman Ryan Wright’s game-winning three-run homer in the seventh, the ninth-ranked Louisville baseball team scored 10 unanswered runs during the final three innings to earn an […]
The Big East Tournament kicks off in action on Wednesday as every team will play a game. Pitt will start the day with a 10 am game against Rutgers. UConn and Cincinnati will play in the afternoon. The night games see Louisville playing West Virginia and St. John’s will play South Florida at 8pm.
We are now 10 days away from Selection Monday. Here are some of my random thoughts as we enter the last day of conference action for many teams across the country.