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Top 100 Countdown: 50. Grayson Greiner (South Carolina)

greinerCollege Baseball Daily continues our countdown to the start of the 2013 college baseball season by checking in on the Top 100 Players in the country. We will be adding players day-by-day until we get to number one!

Number 50 on our Top 100 Countdown is South Carolina’s Grayson Greiner. The 6’5 catcher from Columbia, South Carolina was named to Collegiate Baseball’s Freshman All-American team in 2012. Continue reading

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Boldt Leads West to 7-6 Victory in All-American Classic

Ryan Boldt slides into third base.SAN DIEGO — Ryan Boldt didn’t have much to say Sunday night when San Diego Padre great Trevor Hoffman presented him with the 2012 Perfect Game All-American Classic MVP Award. It didn’t matter; his play had already said plenty.

The lanky 6-foot-1 centerfielder from Red Wing, Minnesota finished 2-for-3 with a triple to help the West squad secure a come-from-behind 7-6 victory at Petco Park Sunday night.

Boldt showed off his wheels roaming the spacious Petco outfield and when he slid into third base (pictured above) with an easy triple on a smash down the left field line.

“I try to use my speed as much as I can,” the Nebraska commit said. “I just try to put the ball in play and run as much as I can.” Continue reading

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Arizona wins 2012 College World Series

The Last Ones Standing

Rewind to a little bit more than four months ago. Stop at February 17, 2012—opening day of the 2012 college baseball season.

On February 17th, every team in the country shared one dream. The dream of being the last team left. The dream of being the best. The dream of being College World Series Champions.

On June 26, 2012…that dream came true for one team… Confetti coming down, fireworks going off, everyone in the stadium cheering for them…it finally hit them…they were the last ones standing…the Arizona Wildcats—your 2012 College World Series Champions.
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Arizona takes Game 1 of CWS Championship Series

Wade and Refsnyder phenomenal in Wildcats’ 5-1 Victory over Gamecocks

Arizona is a team that has been recognized nationally all season for it’s outstanding defense, excellent starting pitching and phenomenal batting order. In Game One of the CWS Championship Series, the Wildcats showed why. Continue reading

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CWS Update: And then there were four…A quick look at who’s left

And then there were four…A quick look at who’s left

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The Wildcats are 2-0 in the CWS and playing excellent baseball. Through their first two games, Arizona’s pitching staff has only given up one earned run. With pitching performances that strong and a batting order that has eight players batting over .300, there’s no question as to why Arizona has been so successful. The question is can they maintain that excellence and composure as they continue in the CWS. Continue reading