Lafayette, La. — Let’s face it. Ole Miss baseball has spoiled it fans.
Sports Editor Davis Potter takes a look back at how this year’s team has rewarded them, however, especially with the run to the program’s first trip to the College World Series since 1972. (June 10, 2014, Page 6)
RALEIGH, N. C. — Andrew Mistone hit a hard shot up the middle.
Off the bat it looked like the senior third baseman had prolonged the Rebels’ season for at least one more at-bat, but William & Mary shortstop Ryan Williams snagged the ball, spun and delivered a strike to first for the final out Sunday. (June 3, 2013, Page 8)
VIDEO BLOG: RALEIGH, N.C. — Ole Miss would love to be busy today. The second-seeded Rebels survived the first elimination game by defeating Binghamton 8-4 on Saturday.
Now, the Rebels are hoping for a double-dip Sunday. (more…) (June 2, 2013)
VIDEO BLOG: RALEIGH, N.C. — It serves everyone right. Really since the field of 64 was announced, folks were discussing the possibility of N.C. State’s Carlos Rodon and Ole Miss’ Bobby Wahl facing off in a scout’s dream matchup. Well, must have jinxed it. (more…) (June 1, 2013)
It’s safe to say this season hasn’t gone as expected for Ole Miss’ Tanner Mathis. Not even in the same ballpark.
A career .345 hitter, the spirited left fielder was hitting closer to .200 than .300 for much of this season. (May 30, 2013, Page 8)
HOOVER, Ala. — Sam Smith has been an underrated arm for the Rebels all season.
Wednesday the right-handed sophomore gave No. 6 seed Ole Miss another strong outing but the game’s outcome was ultimately out of his hands at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. (May 23, 2013, Page 6)
VIDEO BLOG: HOOVER, Ala. — The sixth-seeded Rebels (37-21 overall) have gotten used playing in the first game daily at the Southeastern Conference Tournament, hosted at the Hoover Metropolitan Stadium.
They’ll do it one final time today at 9:30 a.m. against the seventh-seeded Alabama Crimson Tide (33-25). The game will be televised on SportSouth.
(more…) (May 23, 2013)
Had his team pitched better out of the bullpen in recent weeks, Mike Bianco believes his team may have avoided playing the first single-elimination game of the Southeastern Conference Tournament. (May 22, 2013, Page 8)
The “breakfast game,” to open the six-day event pits two familiar opponents in 11th-seed Kentucky (30-24 overall, 11-19 SEC) against 6th-seed Ole Miss (36-20, 15-15).
The winner advances to face 3rd-seed Arkansas while the loser’s tournament is done.
First pitch is set for 9:30 a.m. with the game being televised on FSN. (more…) (May 21, 2013)