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Fall Notebook

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For most teams around the country, fall practice is over or wrapping up. Here are some fall tid-bits picked up from conversations with coaches and scouts at the World Wood […]

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Dirtbags Sweep

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The three-game fall series between Long Beach State and San Diego was a success, according to Dirtbags pitching coach Troy Buckley, and not just because LBSU won all three games. […]

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Another Perspective

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Friday’s blog post about the impending rules changes for college baseball evoked a strong response from Illinois State assistant coach Tim Brownlee, who reminds us that Mississippi State coach Ron […]

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Board Takes No Action

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The sweeping academic reform legislation that threatens to dramatically alter the college baseball landscape cleared another major hurdle on Thursday. The Division I Board of Directors met in Indianapolis and […]

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Penguins Get Their Man

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Youngstown State hired former Slippery Rock (Pa.) assistant coach Rich Pasquale as its head coach, replacing Mike Florak, who resigned. Pasquale has experience coaching at the Division I level as […]

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More Coaching News

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And you thought the coaching carousel had ground to a halt now that it’s nearly November. Fat chance. A day after Eastern Michigan coach Roger Coryell announced his retirement, prompting […]

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Pepperdine Remains Calm Under Fire

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As wildfires have spread through Southern California, forcing hundreds of thousands of people to evacuate their homes and destroying millions of dollars worth of property, Pepperdine’s emergency response has been […]

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Fall Fever

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Maybe fall baseball is the wave of the future. We’ve already told you about the Fall World Series that San Diego and Long Beach State have planned for next weekend, […]

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Introducing Matt Harvey

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The nation’s No. 1 recruit was making his first public appearance for North Carolina just 20 minutes from our office last night, so I had to take a look for […]

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Patterson Dies At 73

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Sad news today out of Louisiana, where former Louisiana Tech coach Pat "Gravy" Patterson died after fatally shooting his ailing 71-year-old wife and then himself, according to reports. Patterson is […]

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Irvine Makes It Official

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In case you missed it this week, UC Irvine has finally made its hiring of Mike Gillespie official. Gillespie and new associate head coach Pat Shine began running practices this […]

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