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Mountain West Players of the Week

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Utah senior Corey Shimada and San Diego State junior Stephen Strasburg have been named the Mountain West Conference Player and Pitcher of the Week, respectively.

Shimada, from Murray, Utah, hit .533 (8-for-15) from the plate, with eight RBI, as Utah went a combined 3-1 vs. Gonzaga and Southern Utah last week. In a 16-9 win in game one of a two-game series at Gonzaga, Shimada went 3-for-5 from the plate with three RBI. He followed with a 1-for-3 performance in a 3-2 loss in game two. Continue reading

Is Strasburg the Greatest College Pitcher?

Stephen Strasburg has become a living legend in the college baseball world with his unbelievable start to the season. He is currently 4-0 in five starts while having 74 strikeouts in 34.1 innings of work. The College Baseball Blog named Strasburg as our top College Baseball player coming into the season. (Check out our profile of him by clicking here.) Our good buddies over at Project Prospect also named him as the top collegiate player in their recent draft board. (Click here for the Latest Draft board and Click here for the Project Prospect profile of Strasburg.) Continue reading

NCBWA Players of the Week


Stephen Strasburg was named National Pitcher of the Week after his fifteen strikeout performance against BYU.

Stephen Strasburg was named National Pitcher of the Week after his fifteen strikeout performance against BYU.

MORGANTOWN, W.Va – The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA)­ released the Pro-Line Athletic National Player of the Week awards for the period ending March 22, today. East Carolina junior designated hitter Kyle Roller was named National Hitter of the Week, while San Diego State’s junior right-handed pitcher Stephen Strasburg was named National Pitcher of the Week. The NCBWA Board reviews candidates from each Division I Conference each week and names winners each Tuesday throughout the season.  Continue reading

Big 12 Recap 03-17-09

#2 Texas 3 #10 Rice 6

The Rice baseball team got some solid pitching in surrendering just four hits and shortstop Rick Hague’s two-run homer in the fifth inning gave the Owls’ the lead for good on the way to a 6-3 victory over visiting No. 1 Texas before a rowdy, record-setting crowd of 6,193 Tuesday night at Reckling Park.
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CBB Players of the Week for March 11th

The College Baseball Blog for the second straight year will be naming a single Player of the Week and a Pitcher of the Week. This award is selected by a vote on by the writers of The College Baseball Blog. This week we honor Daniel Hill of Murray State as our Player of the Week and for the first time ever we have Co-Pitchers of the Week with Stephen Strasburg of San Diego State and Pat Lehman of George Washington sharing the honors. Continue reading

Big West Recap


Cal Poly 9- Sac 2
Cal Poly 11- Sac 5
Cal Poly 6- Sac 2

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – Sophomore southpaw Matt Leonard pitched six strong innings and junior left fielder Luke Yoder drove in the go-ahead run with a sixth-inning single as Cal Poly completed a three-game series sweep against Sacramento State with a 6-2 victory in a non-conference baseball game Sunday afternoon before 1,427 in Baggett Stadium.

Coach Larry Lee’s Mustangs extended their winning streak to six games and improved to 6-1 on the year, their best start since going 7-1 to open the 2001 campaign. Sacramento State fell to 1-5.

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Big 12 Recap for 03-01-09

Big 12 Baseball

Big 12 Baseball

Houston 3 vs #3 Texas A&M 5

Missouri 5 at #6 Arizona State 2

Missouri concluded its nine-game road trip to open the 2009 season by picking up a 5-2 win over Arizona State on Sunday in Tempe, Ariz. The win snaps a seven-game losing streak for the Tigers.

The game was called after eight innings due to travel arrangements. A three-hour time limit was placed on the game prior to first pitch.
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