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Tar Heels Off And Running

Aaron Fitt -

CARY, N.C.–North Carolina has wasted no time jumping on Coastal Carolina starter Nick McCully. The Tar Heels have been aggressive at the plate and on the bases early on, and […]

College

Hurricanes Push Series to Game Three

Matt Blood -

CORAL GABLES, Fla.–Miami walked its way to a 14-10 victory over Arizona in the Coral Gables super-regional on Sunday night. Patient at the plate, the Hurricane hitters drew 16 walks in […]

College

Walks Kill

Matt Blood -

CORAL GABLES, Fla.–It’s a well-known fact in baseball that walks kill, and tonight is no exception to the rule. Arizona pitchers have now walked 13 batters in the game, and in turn have given up 12 […]

College

Skies Clearing For Hurricanes

Matt Blood -

CORAL GABLES, Fla.–It didn’t take long for the Miami bats to wake up. After being patient through the first few innings, the Miami offense put up six runs in the […]

College

Hurricanes In Trouble Early

Matt Blood -

CORAL GABLES, Fla.–Arizona jumped out to an early lead on Miami with four straight two-out hits in the top of the first inning. Miami is the visiting team and failed […]

College

Live From Coral Gables

Matt Blood -

CORAL GABLES, Fla.–From Orlando (draft) to Jupiter (high school showcase) to Coral Gables, BA is now on the University of Miami’s campus for Game Two of the super-regional matchup between […]

College

If You Can’t Stand The Heat . . .

Aaron Fitt -

CARY, N.C.–It’s 100 degrees in Cary this afternoon, and Coastal Carolina has wilted in the sun. The Chanticleers made six errors–five of them by middle infielders Tyler Bortnick and Rico […]

College

Upset Friday

Aaron Fitt -

For the second straight Friday, upsets were the big story in college baseball, as three of the four national seeds in action lost their super-regional openers, including No. 1 overall […]

College

And Mr. Irrelevant Is …

Matt Blood -

And with the final pick in the 2008 Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft the Boston Red Sox select Kyle Stroup, righthanded pitcher from Grant Community High in Fox […]

Draft

Reds Take A Football Star

Matt Blood -

The Reds get versatile with its 49th round pick. Cincinatti selected Pat White from West Virginia. Yes, the same Pat White that quarterbacks the Mountaineers during football season. White was […]

Draft

Late Round Notes

Matt Blood -

Two players from our Top 200 prospect list, finally were taken off the board in the 42nd and 43rd rounds. Taylor Hightower was selected by the Rockies with the 1277 […]

Draft

No School, Still Drafted

Matt Blood -

Let’s back up to the 705th pick where the Padres selected righthander Nick Conaway. A righthander formerly for Oklahoma University, Conaway left the team over Christmas break due to a […]

Draft

A’s Nab Another Doolittle

J.J. Cooper -

The A’s decision to draft Sean Doolittle in the supplemental first round of the 2007 draft has worked out very well–he’s destroying the California League this season. This year the […]

Draft

Major League Bloodlines

Matt Blood -

With its 36 round pick, the Rangers selected the son of a former Major Leaguer in Jack Armstrong Jr. An Aflac All-American last fall, Armstrong is 6-feet-7 and shows velocity […]

Draft