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To The Muno!

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OMAHA–It’s been the Danny Muno show through the first four innings in Sunday’s first game. Muno, a freshman shortstop and leadoff man for Fresno State, gave the Bulldogs a 2-0 […]

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Rice-Fresno Lineup Notes

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Fresno State has a few wrinkles in its lineup as it faces Ryan Berry and Rice. The Bulldogs go with Ryan Overland, a senior and lefthanded hitter, rather than Danny […]

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Sunday Picks

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OMAHA–Thunderstorms rolled through Omaha this morning, and the forecast calls for isolated storms through about 2 p.m. and again after 6 p.m. This could be a long day. After getting […]

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ACC You Later?

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OMAHA–All it took was one day for the Atlantic Coast Conference’s best chance to win a title in 53 years to take a major hit. With Day One of the […]

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Two-Way Difficulties

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OMAHA–Georgia Tech’s Matt Wieters tried to do it two years ago. Saturday, Buster Posey tried to do it. With the score tied at 5, Florida State coach Mike Martin turned […]

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Tick . . . Tick . . . Boom

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With apologies to the Hives, Florida State’s offense just couldn’t be contained all day. Two outs, no one on, and suddenly Florida State has a rally. Tommy Oravetz had his […]

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Damage Control II: The Sequel

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Drew Storen comes through in a huge way, getting back-to-back infield popups and then striking out Tony Delmonico to end the seventh. Florida State loaded the bases with none out […]

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Damage Control

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If Florida State comes back to win this game, it will be because they minimized the damage in Stanford’s two-run seventh inning. The Cardinal leads 5-2 but it could have […]

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Both Starters Out

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Stanford put two runs on the board in the top of the sixth, chasing Florida State starter Matt Fairel, with Toby Gerhart hitting a wind-aided solo homer and Sean Ratliff […]

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Through Four Thoughts

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Florida State seems to be dictating the first game of the CWS, but through four innings, Stanford is on top 1-0, thanks to a two-out RBI double in the fourth […]

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Lineups & Pregame

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One note on today’s lineups, with Florida State designated as the home team; as expected, Stanford rolls out its righthanded-platoon hitters in the outfield corners. That means Toby Gerhart, who […]

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