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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…

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  

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.

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…

Chatsworth will face Birmingham for City baseball title – Los Angeles Times

Thursday, May 25, 2017

It has become pretty clear in recent years that if you want to win a City Section baseball title, you need a pitcher to come out of the dugout late in the game and deliver a playoff victory. Chatsworth and Birmingham deployed a similar strategy Wednesday and came away victorious by the identical score of 2-1 to earn a trip to Dodger Stadium to face off in the June 3…

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

Thursday, May 25, 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…

Baseball: Best Dugout Critters | High Five – NCAA.com

Thursday, May 25, 2017

College baseball players can be a superstitious bunch, especially when the calendar flips to June. Check out what gave these 2016 College World Series teams the lucky edge as High Five counts down the best Dugout Critters.

Tebow has a baseball card, and it’s harder to find than a positive scouting report – CBSSports.com

Thursday, May 25, 2017

You may have missed the fact that former Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow has taken up baseball. For the record, he’s currently batting .230/.319/.369 for the New York Mets‘ A-ball affiliate amid rumors he could be nearing a promotion .  If Tebow’s foray into baseball still doesn’t feel real, then it might be time to come to terms with the whole thing. That’s because Tebow now has a baseball card…

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

Thursday, May 25, 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…

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.

First look: See Boise State’s new baseball uniforms – Idaho Statesman

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

No players have been signed, no coach has been named and there is not a known place where it will play, but the Boise State baseball team has its uniforms. The school unveiled the Broncos’ jerseys and hats Wednesday, with six of each being introduced to be worn in specific instances. Boise State announced in April it will be dropping its wrestling program and pursuing baseball. Though no start date…

Gophers baseball rallies to beat Indiana in Big Ten tournament opener – TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

The Gophers need to win this week’s Big Ten baseball tournament to keep their season alive and make a second straight trip to the NCAA tournament. They took the first step in that process Wednesday, beating sixth-seeded Indiana 5-4 in the first round of the double-elimination tournament in Bloomington, Ind. Minnesota, the third seed, fell behind 4-1 when Indiana’s Matt Lloyd laced a two-RBI double in the top of the fifth….

Alabama dismisses baseball coach Greg Goff – AL.com

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Alabama head baseball coach Greg Goff has been dismissed after just one season, AL.com has confirmed. The news was first reported by the Tuscaloosa News. Athletics director Greg Byrne will address the media at 3:30 p.m. RELATED: Live updates from Greg Byrne’s news conference Alabama went 19-34-1 and 5-24-1 in Goff’s lone season. He replaced Mitch Gaspard, who resigned after the 2016 season. Goff came to Alabama after two seasons as…

Chesapeake baseball earns another shot – CapitalGazette.com

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

After falling in last year’s state final, all Chesapeake wanted this year was a chance to play again for a state title. Thanks to the formula they used all season, the Cougars are in the state final for the second year in a row. Dylan Young pitched five strong innings and Joe Seidler had the key hit during a five-run third inning, as Chesapeake advanced to the state final with…

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…