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Rosenblatt Stadium: Going, Going . . .

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OMAHA—They have been dismantling Rosenblatt Stadium piece-by-piece for months now and Thursday morning the pieces were put up for sale. More than a hundred people showed up in person—while who […]

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Grading New TD Ameritrade Park Omaha

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OMAHA—Eight games into the College World Series isn't a large enough sample size to draw definitive conclusions about new TD Ameritrade Park, but it does provide an opportunity for a […]

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Storm Blows Through TDAPO

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OMAHA—A little excitement was expected in the baseball game, but the weather provided it this evening at TD Ameritrade Park when an approaching thunderstorm accompanied by high winds interrupted the […]

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Fans Embrace New Home Of CWS

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OMAHA—Old habits die hard. Tom Trede of Treynor, Iowa, has been coming to the College World Series since the early 1970s. And so it was Saturday that Treynor found himself […]

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The Road Home — It’s Wet!

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NO NAME, Colo.—The mood Wednesday morning was more somber than previous years outside Rosenblatt Stadium as we watched workers dismantle Fan Fest booths while souvenir vendors pushed their remaining stock […]

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Savage Reflects On A Couple Of Legends

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OMAHA—UCLA baseball coach John Savage considers himself extremely fortunate to have met two of the most legendary coaches in all of sports—former Southern California baseball coach Rod Dedeaux and former UCLA […]

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Good Seats Still Available

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"Nobody goes there anymore. It's too crowded." — Yogi Berra OMAHA—The College World Series is accustomed to sold-out crowds and annual attendance records, so seeing so many empty seats at Rosenblatt […]

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TCU Takes A Bow

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OMAHA—Schools making their first appearance in the College World Series rarely stick around much past pregame introductions at Rosenblatt Stadium. Wide-eyed wonder leads to lots of called third strikes. And […]

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South Carolina’s Call To Arms

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OMAHA—If you know a rested pitcher South Carolina can start in Friday night's game against Clemson, please text coach Ray Tanner. He's awake. Probably pacing, his mind racing. "You play […]

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