For the first time this season, the Pac-10 Conference will feature a full schedule of in-conference games. Among the highlights: the Oregon schools renew the Civil War, each Washington school travels to California to face an opponent from the Bay Area, and the Los Angeles teams host an opponent from Arizona.
The Pac-10 was 7-0 in games played on Wednesday. BERKELEY, Calif. – Cal scored twice in the third inning and then exploded for seven runs in the fourth inning on the way to a 9-6 victory over Santa Clara Wednesday afternoon at Evans Diamond. The Golden Bears improved to 13-8 overall and the Broncos dropped to […]
LOS ANGELES – Heated rivals Japan and Korea met Monday night at Dodger Stadium with the World Baseball Classic championship on the line. But it wasn’t even the most important baseball game played in Los Angeles. The city’s bragging rights were at stake a mere six miles away, as USC hosted archrival UCLA in the […]
Cal Baseball Defeats Stanford, 7-6, to Open Pac-10 Play BERKELEY, Calif. – The University of California baseball team – behind home runs from Brett Jackson and Dylan Tonneson, and stellar relief pitching from Michael Bugary and Blake Smith – defeated Bay Area rival Stanford, 7-6, Saturday in the Pac-10 opener at Evans Diamond. The Golden […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE WALNUT CREEK, Calif. — Arizona State junior outfielder Jason Kipnis has been named the Pac-10 Baseball Player of the Week and USC junior right-handed pitcher Kevin Couture has been named Pitcher of the Week for Feb. 16 – 22, Commissioner Tom Hansen announced today.
LONG BEACH, Calif. – Even though the geographic region of Southern California is somewhat of college baseball’s mecca, with nationally ranked squads within a thirty minute drive of one another, I was pleasantly surprised to be sitting in traffic on the way to the Dirtbags home opener. It being February, and the support for both […]
Here is your Big West Recap for February 21st. The information comes from various press releases. Game 1: Cal-Poly 10 Rice 3 Game 2: Cal-Poly 7 Rice 6 SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – Sophomore first baseman J.J. Thompson’s double to the gap in right-center field knocked in the winning run with one out in the […]
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 […]
Arizona State is selected to win the Pac-10 this year, but as Head Coach Pat Murphy points out, “We might have the least experience of any team in college baseball.” (East Valley Tribune) Also, here’s a preview of this weekend’s tilt against University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. (Pitchfork Nation)
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE With a combination of a favorable home schedule, one of the nation’s top players and the return of almost the entire pitching staff, the USC baseball team has every reason to be optimistic for the 2009 season. Head coach Chad Kreuter begins his third season at USC with five returning starting […]