The coaching tree from Oxford’s 2005 state championship baseball team has sprouted a few new branches.
STARKVILLE—Players say hits are contagious.
STARKVILLE—Alex Yarbrough saw his hitting streak come to an end at 22 games Sunday following an 0-for-4 performance against the Bulldogs at Dudy Noble Field.
The Rebel second baseman struck out, grounded out to the pitcher and flew out to center field against MSU starter Luis Pollorena before flying out to right against closer Caleb Reed in the eighth. (April 30, 2012, Page 7)
BLOG: After evening the series Saturday with a 6-2 victory, the No. 18 Ole Miss Rebels will look to take the series in Starkville today.
First pitch for today’s CSS televised game is set for 1:35 p.m. (more…) (April 29, 2012)
BLOG: After dropping Game 1 of the three-game series 4-0 Friday, the No. 18 Ole Miss Rebels will look to rebound today at Dudy Noble Field.
First pitch of today’s televised game on SportSouth is set for a 2:35 p.m. start. (more…) (April 28, 2012)
Mississippi State’s 2011 baseball season will continue this week in Atlanta, Ga., with competition in the NCAA Atlanta Regional hosted by Georgia Tech. Monday afternoon the Bulldogs received an at-large berth in the 64-team field of the 2011 NCAA Baseball Tournament.
State (34-23), seeded third in the double-elimination regional competition, will meet No. 2 seed Southern Miss (39-17) Friday at 2 p.m. Host Georgia Tech (40-19) will take on No. 4 seed Austin Peay (33-22) in the 6 p.m. (CT) nightcap. Television scheduling details will be released later. (more…) (May 31, 2011, Page 9)
The weekend definitely didn’t go like the Diamond Rebels would have liked, but it could have been worse had it not been for Saturday’s 12-3 victory over Mississippi State at Oxford-University Stadium. (May 16, 2011, Page 4B)
Facing its first series sweep since 2003, the Rebels mounted 15 hits en route to a 12-3 victory over the Bulldogs at Oxford-University Stadium. (more…) (May 14, 2011)
What stood out was the fact that all three games were close and the Rebels (23-14 overall) were still able to prevail. (April 19, 2011, Page 1B)