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Wilton wins FCIAC baseball championship over Ridgefield – The Advocate

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Caption Close BRIDGEPORT—Wilton pitcher Billy Black is scheduled for surgery on his pitching elbow next week. Before he goes under the knife, the Warriors ace threw one last gem and it was a game neither he nor anyone associated with Wilton baseball will soon forget. Black struck out 10 batters, including the last batter he will ever face in a Wilton uniform, allowing only three hits as the No. 2…

After winning appeal following controversial call, Ga. baseball team suffers season-ending loss – USA TODAY High School Sports

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Final: Lee County 8, Johns Creek 0 in decisive semifinal game 3. Tough end to a controversial series. #Team11 pic.twitter.com/YSimVpgX6p — 11Alive Sports (@11AliveSports) May 26, 2017 A controversial baseball series in Georgia came to a close on Friday. Four days after the GHSA Board of Trustees accepted the Johns Creek (Ga.) baseball team’s appeal of a ruling that overturned their Class AAAAAA semifinal win, the team fell to Lee…

UVa wraps up ACC baseball tourney with 10-2 win over Clemson – Roanoke Times

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Virginia outfielder Adam Haseley (7) rounds third base on his way to score during game ten of the 2017 ACC Baseball Tournament in Louisville, KY, Friday, May. 26, 2017. (Photo By Timothy D. Easley, theACC.com)

Baseball: CJ tops Waynesville, earns shot at regional title – Dayton Daily News

Saturday, May 27, 2017

“Wissman’s been pretty good for a few years,” Hill said. “We knew that going in. We hit a couple of balls right at people, but we couldn’t string hits together, like we had been doing. When you can throw a couple of pitches for strikes, that’s baseball in a nutshell. We thought if we got into their (bullpen), we’d have a shot, but Peltier has a good arm, too. Unfortunately,…

Baseball: Section 1 finals previews and predictions – The Journal News | LoHud.com

Friday, May 26, 2017

CLOSE x Embed x Share The Section 1 baseball finals are set after the semifinals on Wednesday, May 24, 2017. Wochit With all four Section 1 baseball finals scheduled for Saturday at Dutchess Stadium, Journal News/lohud beat writer Vin Mercogliano breaks down each matchup and offers his predictions.  PODCAST: Vin previews the Section 1 finals and suggests for the playoff format SCHEDULE: For the entire Section 1 tournament Mike Attonito of…

UNC baseball introduces team service dog and it’s a total home run – CBS News

Friday, May 26, 2017

On the University of North Carolina’s second-seeded baseball team, there are right-handed pitchers and left-handed pitchers. There are first basemen and shortstops, outfielders and infielders. And now, there’s a service dog on the roster as well. That’s right: The UNC baseball team just became the first NCAA team in the Atlantic Coast Conference — and possibly even the country — to boast a team service dog. He’s a nearly 3-year-old…

Wake Forest baseball beats Ga. Tech in ACC tournament opener – Winston-Salem Journal

Friday, May 26, 2017

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Mizzou eliminated from SEC baseball tourney, season likely over – STLtoday.com

Friday, May 26, 2017

South Carolina crushed four home runs and, more than likely, Missouri’s postseason dreams in Thursday’s elimination game in the Southeastern Conference tournament, a 10-2 win for the Gamecocks. The Tigers came to Hoover, Ala., needing multiple wins to secure an at-large invitation in the 64-team NCAA tournament field but will likely come up short after going 1-2 at Hoover Met Field. The 16 four-team NCAA regionals…

D’oh! Homer Simpson is headed to Baseball’s Hall of Fame – Los Angeles Times

Friday, May 26, 2017

As an animated character, Mike Scioscia will live forever. This is not the kind of animation you see in his face when he goes jaw to jaw with an umpire. This is the animation that made him a cartoon catcher, in a beloved episode of “The Simpsons” that first aired 25 years ago and pays him residuals to this day. “Sometimes, I’ll net 47 cents,” Scioscia said. Scioscia, now the…

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…