Tag Archives: Saint Mary’s

UIC and St. Mary’s pick up Upset Wins

There was two substantial upsets on Thursday night. The biggest upset was  Illinois-Chicago scoring two runs in the top of the ninth for a 3-2 victory over the Vanderbilt Commodors. Saint Mary’s caught the Stanford Cardinal looking ahead to Texas by scoring a 6-5 victory at Sunken Diamond. Continue reading

Pac 10 Recap for Feb. 21

Here is your Pac-10 Recap for February 21st.

Game 1: Arizona State 13 Wisconsin Milwaukee 5

TEMPE, Ariz. – Six home runs, including two each from Jason Kipnis and Carlos Ramirez, helped the No. 6 Arizona State University baseball team to a 13-5 victory over Wisconsin-Milwaukee in the opening game of a doubleheader Saturday at Winkles Field-Packard Stadium at Brock Ballpark. The Sun Devils improved to 2-0 on the season with the win. Continue reading

Countdown to Opening Day: Saint Mary’s Gaels


JR OF Kyle Jensen returns as the leagues best hitter after going for a .421 batting average last season

JR OF Kyle Jensen returns as the league's best hitter after going for a .421 batting average last season

Head coach Jedd Soto enters his sixth season at the helm of the Saint Mary’s baseball program with his sights set on propelling the Gaels into the national spotlight. With a loaded squad of seasoned starters and a host of younger talent pushing for playing time, the 2009 team is now in prime position to stake their claim as a WCC power in both this season and for years to come. In Coach Soto’s estimation, “This is the deepest squad, both on the mound and in the field, that I have ever had the opportunity to field in my tenure at Saint Mary’s.”
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CBB Interview with Jedd Soto (Saint Mary’s)

Jedd Soto (Courtesy of SMC Media Relations)

Jedd Soto (Courtesy of SMC Media Relations)

The College Baseball Blog recently had a chance to talk to Jedd Soto of Saint Mary’s College. He is entering his sixth season with the Gaels after spending the previous six seasons with Feather River College. He led the team to four season with more then 30 victories including three Regional titles and a Super Regional Title. Soto talks about his 2009 squad and some of the biggest issues in College Baseball today. Continue reading

WCC Preseason Coaches Baseball Poll


Santa ClaraSAN BRUNO, CA – San Diego and Pepperdine were picked as favorites to win this year’s WCC regular season title in the 2009 preseason baseball poll, as voted on by the head coaches in the conference. The Toreros and Waves have already been receiving several preseason accolades by several publications as San Diego has been ranked as high as No. 11 by Baseball America, while Pepperdine was ranked No. 17 in the same poll. San Diego and Pepperdine both received 45 points, with the Toreros receiving four first place votes to three for the Waves. Santa Clara, which has received votes in several preseason publications, was picked to finish third with 35 points. Gonzaga received the last remaining first place vote, and received 30 points, to come in at fourth place, edging out San Francisco, which received 26 points, for fifth place. Rounding out this year’s poll are Loyola Marymount, with 20 points, Saint Mary’s, with 14 points, and Portland, with nine points.
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2009 College Baseball Schedules-12/29


With opening day on February 20th, schools are still finalizing their 2009 College Baseball Schedule. Today we have 5 more, St Mary’s, Utah Valley, North Carolina State, Western Illinois, and St. Bonaventure. IF you are looking for any other DIV 1 School or DIV II or DIV III those can be located up top in the drop down menu and on the right hand side.

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CBB Top 50 Countdown: Number 37 Kyle Jensen (St. Mary’s)

Kyle Jensen (Courtesy of SMC Media Relations)

The CBB continues our countdown to the 2009 College Baseball season with our Top 50 players to watch. We will be providing one player each day (Monday-Saturday) until we reach number 1.

We continue the list today with junior outfielder Kyle Jensen from Saint Mary’s in California. He is a 6-4 230 pound left handed outfielder from Stockton California and St. Mary’s High School. Continue reading

St. Mary’s concludes Fall World Series

Junior Randy Wells went 2-for-3 today, and showed the glove in the losing effort for the Red team.

Junior Randy Wells went 2-for-3 today, and showed the glove in the losing effort for the Red team.


It was a wild one in game two of the Saint Mary’s men’s baseball Blue vs. Red World Series. The Red team jumped out to an early lead but was unable to finish it out, as a four run rally in the bottom of the sixth brought the Blue Team back to life. Justin Fazio scored the game winner off an errant throw in the bottom of the seventh for a final score of 6-5, the Blue team taking the best of three series 2-0.
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College Baseball News and Notes 10/14

The Saint Mary's mens' baseball team will play an inter-squad on Wednesday at AT&T.

The Saint Mary's mens' baseball team will play an inter-squad on Wednesday at AT&T. Courtesy: SMC Athletics

Men’s Baseball to Play Inter-Squad at AT&T Park

All Saint Mary’s baseball fans are being invited to a special treat, as this Wednesday, October 15, the Gaels baseball team will hold an inter-squad scrimmage at AT&T Park home of the San Francisco Giants.
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