Arizona outfielder Steve Selsky underwent surgery last Friday for a fracture in his right hand. The Wildcats will use sophomore Robert Refsnyder and freshman Johnny Field to fill in right field until Selsky comes back. He is expected to miss the next month of the season according to head coach Andy Lopez. Continue reading
College Baseball Daily continues our countdown to the start of the 2011 College Baseball season by checking in on the Top 100 Players in the country. We will be providing one player per day until we reach number 1.
We continue the countdown today at number 62 with Arizona’s RF Steve Selsky. The junior from Manhattan Beach, California, won a CIF championship with Loyola High School in 2007, a team that also included Danny Muno of Fresno State. Selsky was named the Team MVP in 2008, and participated in the National Homerun Derby at Tropicana Field, representing California. Continue reading
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Regular-season MVP Kolten Wong (Hawaii) and home run champion Jordan Ribera (Fresno State) lead the list of stars who were named to the 2010 Cape Cod Baseball League’s All-League team that was announced by commissioner Paul Galop this weekend.
A total of 24 players were selected to the elite team, with the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox and the Orleans Firebirds each placing four on the squad. The lone representative from the Cape League champion Cotuit Kettleers is starting pitcher Austin Wood (St. Petersburg), who went 3-0 with a 0.74 ERA this season.
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Michael Goodnight, Yarmouth-Dennis, RHP
Yarmouth-Dennis’ Michael Goodnight (Houston) is this week’s Coca Cola Pitcher of the Week. Goodnight has been lights out in his second year for Y-D, and put together his strongest performance of the season last week in a 2-0 victory over Cotuit. He came up one out short of recording a one-hit shutout, striking out nine over 8.2 innings. The college sophomore is following up a strong 2009 with Y-D (2-0, 2.52 ERA) with another promising season. He is tied with three other Red Sox for third in the league with three wins and also sports a 2.10 ERA.
Here are the Top Performers in the Cape Cod Baseball League for July 25th. There was only three games played including one doubleheader between Orleans and Falmouth. The other three games on the evening that were rained out will be made up in the near future.
Scott Woodward, Bourne Braves (Coastal Carolina) 2-4, run scored, SB
Tyler Pill, Harwich Mariners (Cal-State Fullerton) 2-3, run scored, RBI
Mike Yastrzemski, Cotuit Kettleers (Vanderbilt) 3-5, two runs scored, HR, RBI
Cam Seitzer, Hyannis Harbor Hawks (Oklahoma) 3-3, double
Steve Selsky, Orleans Firebirds (Arizona) 2-4, double, homer, run scored, RBI
Danny Oh, Brewster Whitecaps (Cal) 3-4, run scored, two doubles, 2 RBI