Browse Articles

Random Thoughts

Aaron Fitt -

Just a few loose ends from a terrific Tuesday, and looking ahead . . . For the second straight year, the final four teams standing in college baseball are Oregon […]

College

Wednesday Picks

Aaron Fitt -

OMAHA–It’s already been a wild, wonderful College World Series, and we’ve got two more very intriguing games on the schedule today. It’s funny, I heard a waitress say the other […]

College

Anteaters Win Another Thriller

Aaron Fitt -

OMAHA–A day after UC Irvine won a College World Series game for the ages against Cal State Fullerton, the Anteaters might have outdone themselves in the encore. The ‘Eaters overcame […]

College

Tennessee Talking To Maloney

Aaron Fitt -

An interesting candidate has emerged for the vacant head coaching job at Tennessee. Michigan athletic director Bill Martin has confirmed the Wolverines granted the Volunteers permission to interview coach Rich […]

College

Putkonen Comes Through For UNC

Aaron Fitt -

OMAHA–North Carolina knew it would eventually need some quality starting pitching in order to make a deep run in the College World Series. After its first two CWS starters, Robert […]

College

Beaver Blitz

Aaron Fitt -

OMAHA–If you weren’t paying close attention, you might have mistaken the guys in the white, baggy uniforms for the guys in the gray, baggy uniforms on Monday night, and not […]

College

Signing Off, For Now

John Manuel -

This was my ninth trip to Omaha, and what a trip it has been. All the old favorites, from the Omaha World-Herald crew to Zesto’s and the Drover, to the […]

College

The All-Fitt Team

Aaron Fitt -

OMAHA–Watching Cal State Fullerton’s Clark Hardman lay out to make a spectacular diving catch in the bottom of the fifth today–the play of the CWS in my mind until Josh […]

College

Sun Devils Go With Flores

Aaron Fitt -

OMAHA–Arizona State coach Pat Murphy threw us a bit of a curveball today, opting to start lefthander Brian Flores over usual No. 2 Josh Satow. Flores probably has better pure […]

College

Irvine Wins Marathon

John Manuel -

UC Irvine’s Bryan Petersen singled home Cody Cipriano in the bottom of the 13th inning to end the longest game in College World Series history, as the Anteaters beat Cal […]

College