FROM USA BASEBALL (TSURUOKA, Japan) – Team Japan struck out 14 U.S. batters and Team USA stranded 16 runners on base as it fell to Japan 8-3 in game four of the 37th Annual USA vs. Japan Collegiate Championships in Tsuruoka, Japan. Takahiro Araki hit a two-RBI single to left center in the first inning […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE (CHIBA, JAPAN) – Team USA (11-1) committed three errors and left eight runners on base in a 7-1 exhibition loss to Budo University, Friday, in Chiba, Japan. The loss was the first by the U.S. this summer and it snapped a 35-game winning streak for the National Team dating back to […]
FROM USA BASEBALL (DURHAM, N.C.) – Gerrit Cole (UCLA), Asher Wojciechowski (The Citadel), Nick Pepitone (Tulane), and Chad Bettis (Texas Tech) combined to throw the first no-hitter in post-trials USA Baseball National Team (Collegiate) history on its way to a 10-0 shutout victory over Guatemala at Coleman Field, Thursday night.
FROM USA BASEBALL RELEASE (CARY, N.C.) – USA Baseball announced Wednesday night the 22 members of its 2009 National Team (Collegiate). The roster is headlined by shortstop and 2008 National Team member Christian Colon (Cal State Fullerton; Capey, Puerto Rico), and consists of five outfielders, six infielders, 10 pitchers, and one utility player. Two additional […]
FROM USA BASEBALL RELEASE (CARY, N.C.) – Michael Choice (UT Arlington) hit a three run home run in the sixth inning and the Blue Team survived a comeback attempt to hold on to a 8-5 victory over the Red Team in an intrasquad game on Monday at the USA Baseball National Team (Collegiate) Trials.
Here are some of the highlights of the day. Ryan Rivers of Charlotte hit for the cycle on Saturday in a 12-2 victory over George Washington. Rivers picked up his first career triple of his career and hit his 10th homer of the season. The full recap is available here.
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Citadel junior first baseman Chris McGuiness has been named the Southern Conference Baseball Player of the Week while Elon sophomore lefthander Jimmy Reyes has been chosen as the league’s Pitcher of the Week for all games from March 30 – April 5.
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE SPARTANBURG, S.C. – College of Charleston sophomore third baseman Cole Rakar and Elon junior catcher Mike Melillo have been named the Southern Conference’s Baseball Co-Players of the Week for all games from March 23-29. The Citadel’s Drew Mahaffey has been named the league’s Pitcher of the Week.
The Citadel’s Fred Jordan picked up his 600th victory on Sunday in a 4-1 victory over the Air Force Falcons. Jordan is currently in his 18th season in charge of the Bulldog program and is the fastest coach in Southern Conference history to reach the 600 win plateau. You can check out the full release […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Citadel catcher Richard Jones has been named the Southern Conference Baseball Player of the Week while College of Charleston starting pitcher Jesse Simpson has been chosen as the league’s Pitcher of the Week for all games from March 9-15.