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Baseball: Wednesday’s Southern Section playoff score – Los Angeles Times

Thursday, May 25, 2017

BASEBALL SOUTHERN SECTION DIVISION 2 Second round, Wednesday •Etiwanda 4, Village Christian 3  

Rockies improve baseball’s best road record thanks to their surprising MLB RBI leader – CBSSports.com

Thursday, May 25, 2017

The dream start to the 2017 season continued Wednesday night for the Colorado Rockies . Thanks to a dominant outing by right-hander Tyler Chatwood , the Rockies bested the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park (COL 7, PHI 2) and improved their MLB-best road record to 18-7. They lead baseball in road wins and road winning percentage. The Rockies have won four straight games overall, and they’ve outscored the Phillies…

Regular season ends Sunday for Pac-12 Baseball – Pac-12.com

Thursday, May 25, 2017

DOWNLOAD COMPLETE RELEASE (PDF) BY THE NUMBERS 9 – For the ninth-straight week Oregon State tops the national rankings in the USA Today poll, NCWBA poll, Collegiate Baseball poll, and the Baseball America poll.. 27, 3 – For the ninth-straight week Oregon State tops the national rankings in the USA Today poll, NCWBA poll, Collegiate Baseball poll, and the Baseball America poll. 13, 15 – For the thirteenth-straight USA Today poll and fifteenth-straight NCBWA…

Children ‘blindsided’ by baseball legend’s widow selling memorabilia – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Thursday, May 25, 2017

“We were blindsided by it,” Stargell’s daughter, Dawn Moore Stargell, said.

Boise State unveils baseball uniforms – KTVB

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Boise State baseball uniforms (Photo: Boise State) BOISE – After Boise State announced last month that it was terminating its wrestling program and looking to reinstate a baseball program, university President Bob Kustra speculated it would likely be at least a couple years before they could field a baseball team. But apparently its never too early to start thinking about uniform combinations. Taking a cue from the school’s other high-profile…

Son beats mother with baseball bat in Anaheim, police say – Los Angeles Times

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

An 18-year-old man was arrested Tuesday night after severely beating his mother with baseball bat inside their Anaheim home, police said. Seth White was taken into custody after he was spotted by officers near the Santa Ana River Trail, Anaheim police Sgt. Daron Wyatt said. Neighbors reported hearing the attack just after 8:45 p.m. in the 5800 block of East La Palma Avenue, he said. They then saw White leaving…

Rain delays Wednesday’s ACC Baseball Tournament games – The Courier-Journal

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Meet the contenders coming to Kentucky for the 2017 ACC Tournament at Louisville Slugger Field. May 20, 2017 Gentry Estes/CJ

SEC baseball tournament: Live updates from all games in Hoover – The Advocate

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

LSU right fielder Greg Deichmann (7) is hugged by LSU catcher Michael Papierski (2) after hitting a two-run home run, his 17th home run of the season, in the first inning against Northwestern State, Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at LSU’s Alex Box Stadium in Baton Rouge, La.

An Ode to Bartolo Colón, the Oldest, Stoutest Player in Baseball, on His Birthday – The New Yorker

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

There may be other baseball players with something close to Bartolo Colón’s age or his girth. But none possesses his inscrutable Zen equanimity.CreditPHOTOGRAPH BY SCOTT CUNNINGHAM / GETTY The only way to begin talking about Bartolo Colón, the unlikely star pitcher who now plays for the Atlanta Braves, is with his age and his figure. As of today, May 24th, he is forty-four, the oldest player in professional baseball, and…

Louisville baseball | Cards hope home-cooking helps reverse ACC Tournament woes – The Courier-Journal

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

CLOSE x Embed x Share Meet the contenders coming to Kentucky for the 2017 ACC Tournament at Louisville Slugger Field. May 20, 2017 Gentry Estes/CJ Buy Photo Louisville baseball coach Dan McDonnell is looking to take the Cardinals to their fourth College World Series appearance this year. His overall record is 456-191 with a .704 winning percentage through ten seasons.(Photo: Matt Stone/CJ)Buy Photo Story Highlights U of L vs. Notre…

Redlands East Valley advances in Southern Section baseball – Los Angeles Times

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Redlands East Valley right fielder Alphonzo Mancinas wore eyeblack and sunglasses Tuesday afternoon. It didn’t help one bit trying to catch fly balls on a windy, sunny day in a Southern Section Division 1 second-round home playoff game against Sherman Oaks Notre Dame. “The sun is horrible,” he said. “Ridiculous.” And he was on the winning team. Notre Dame never fully recovered from giving up four runs in the first…

Is baseball ready for two-way players? – San Francisco Chronicle

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Is baseball ready for two-way players? By John Shea May 23, 2017 Updated: May 23, 2017 9:22pm Caption Close Nobody’s the next Babe Ruth, the freakiest of freaks (with apologies to Tim Lincecum) because of how he dominated as a pitcher and hitter, but let’s not rule out the possibility of a star pitcher-hitter down the road. less Nobody’s the next Babe Ruth, the freakiest of freaks (with…

Duke rallies to upset Clemson at ACC baseball tourney – News & Observer

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Duke starter Mitch Stallings gave up three home runs, including two in the first five at-bats, against Clemson on Tuesday night in the ACC Tournament at Louisville Slugger Field. The three solo shots put Duke in a hole, but the Blue Devils were able to dig out of it with three unearned runs and some solid defense. The Blue Devils tied the game with a run in the seventh and…

Why the Twins’ Brandon Kintzler is baseball’s most unlikely closer – CBSSports.com

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Few baseball jobs are more prestigious than that of the closer. It’s the closer who gets bigger contracts than his partners in relief; it’s the closer who gets to celebrate a victory’s final out; it’s the closer who gets to pile up saves, baseball’s best-branded statistic; and it’s the closer who gets the cool beans audio-visual package when he enters a home game. The closer concept is outdated (and was…

Baseball’s SEC Tourney Opener vs. Missouri Pushed Back – LSUSports.net

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

HOOVER, Ala. — Following a four-hour game 1 and a 1:46 rain delay during game 2 on Tuesday, the Southeastern Conference was forced to adjust the LSU Baseball team’s opening game Wednesday against Missouri. LSU (39-17), which shared the regular-season title at 21-9 in league play, will face No. 10-seed Missouri in the third game of Wednesday’s action, estimated to be at 4:30 p.m. CT.  The game was originally…

3 crucial career lessons this exec learned from playing baseball at Harvard – CNBC

Monday, May 22, 2017

<!– –> VISIT CNBC.COM VISIT CNBC.COM Home Entrepreneurs Leadership Careers Money Specials SHOWS Leadership Leadership 1 Hour AgoCNBC.com Major League Baseball pitchers Clayton Kershaw, Jake Arrieta, Justin Verlander and Max Sherzer are undoubtedly loved by their teammates. But for several hours during each of their careers, not a single teammate would talk to them. You see, baseball is a game of unwritten rules: Don’t talk about a no-hitter in progress,…

Butler baseball turnaround started with a text message – Indianapolis Star

Monday, May 22, 2017

Butler University baseball versus St. Louis University March 19, 2017.(Photo: Brent Smith) The turnaround of the Butler baseball program started with a text message. “Practice is canceled today. We’re meeting in the locker room at 5.” This was a strong message from Butler’s new baseball coach, before he had even coached a game. Especially before what was supposed to be the first practice of the season. But problems had been…

Baseball coming June 1 to virtual-reality headsets – FOXSports.com

Monday, May 22, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) Baseball games will soon arrive on virtual-reality headsets. Video in the new At Bat VR app won’t be in VR. Rather, the app places you behind home plate and shows you graphical depictions of each pitch, including a colored streak (red for strikes and green for balls) tracing the ball’s trajectory. The data come from sensors Major League Baseball already has installed in all of its stadiums….

Baseball: Friday’s Southern Section playoff scores and updated … – Los Angeles Times

Saturday, May 20, 2017

BASEBALL SOUTHERN SECTION DIVISION 1 Second round, Tuesday, 3:15 p.m. unless noted •#1 Huntington Beach at Servite •El Dorado at Dana Hills •Vista Murrieta at Corona, 4 p.m. •#4 South Hills at Riverside North •#3 Sherman Oaks Notre Dame at Redlands East Valley •Dos Pueblos at Mater Dei •Gahr at Foothill •#2 El Toro at Bishop Amat     DIVISION 2 First round, Friday •St. John Bosco 3, King 2…

Michigan baseball deals Michigan State critical loss – The Detroit News

Saturday, May 20, 2017

The Spartans and Wolverines split the first two games of the series, a result that works better for Michigan than it does for Michigan State.(Photo: Dale G. Young / Detroit News) Ann Arbor — Michigan State needed to be perfect in the final series of the regular season, a difficult enough feat to pull off while battling for the final spot in next week’s Big Ten tournament. Needing to do…