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Berger Makes Mincemeat Of Aztecs

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SAN DIEGO–Missouri junior righthander Ian Berger isn’t afraid of facing dangerous lineups. A year ago, Berger was at his best against some of the nation’s strongest offenses, beating Oklahoma State, […]

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Matusz Bests Scheppers In Special Duel

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SAN DIEGO–Brian Matusz captured my sentiments perfectly. "It’s fun. When there’s a low-scoring game like that, it’s real college baseball, and that’s what fans like to come out and watch," […]

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Crow Impresses

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SAN DIEGO–I was in a tough spot this afternoon. Here at Cunningham Stadium, San Diego and Cal Poly were locked in a tight, low-scoring battle until about 12:30 p.m. PT. […]

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Romanski Does It All In USD Win

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SAN DIEGO–Josh Romanski’s two-way prowess earned him a spot on the preseason All-America team, and he showed why in San Diego’s first game Friday against Cal Poly. Romanski held the […]

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Alvarez Update

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Not surprisingly, Vanderbilt is not releasing much information about star third baseman Pedro Alvarez and his hand injury. The NCAA has privacy policies in place to protect student-athletes that many […]

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Strasburg, Aztecs Survive Gut Check

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SAN DIEGO–Stephen Strasburg has become a bit of a mythical figure early in 2008. Scouts and opposing coaches speak of him in hushed, almost fearful tones, shaking their head at […]

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Injury Bug Bites Bruins

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No. 3 UCLA will be without ace lefthander Gavin Brooks this weekend in the Urban Invitational. Brooks is nursing a blister on his pitching hand and will be replaced in […]

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Bears Roll, But Ross Is A Scratch

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SAN DIEGO–I arrived in San Diego early this afternoon in time to catch the start of the California-Fresno State game that kicks off this weekend’s USD Tournament, and I’m happy […]

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Pender Big Leagues St. Joe’s

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The Washington Post reported today that George Washington and St. Joseph’s will play the first game in the Washington Nationals’ new 41,000-seat ballpark. The March 22 game will be a […]

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Fresh Perspective

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A few touted freshman pitchers were strong in their first collegiate starts Tuesday. Texas righthander Brandon Workman, the 13th-ranked prospect in the freshman class, struck out 11 while walking one […]

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Turchin Time

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Tulane coach Rick Jones said the grand opening of the brand new Turchin Stadium was a smashing success. "It was a memorable, historic weekend," Jones said. "It was a great […]

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Assorted Injury Updates

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Arkansas spoiled my Upset City pick this past weekend  by winning three competitive games against Wright State, but I think it’s only fair to point out that the Raiders were […]

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Aztecs Finish The Job

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San Diego State leaped into the top 25 this morning after taking two of three games from No. 11 San Diego, but there was still a chance the Toreros could […]

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Three Strikes: Feb. 25

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Strike One: Raising Arizona My ambitious travel plan for college baseball’s opening weekend was compromised by lousy weather across the Southeast on Friday and a good friend’s funeral Saturday in […]

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Opening Weekend Tidbits

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The first weekend of Division I college baseball produced some news regarding top draft prospects. A quick rundown: • Preseason All-American Pedro Alvarez, the consensus (but not unanimous) top prospect […]

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