John Gatlin hasn’t pitched in a game since he was in junior college. But that’s exactly what the Houston Astros want the Ole Miss senior to do.
Gatlin signed a free agent contract with the Astros on Monday as a pitcher. He will report to the Astros’ rookie team in the Gulf Coast League in Florida later this week. (June 24, 2014, Page 8)
OMAHA, Neb. — Ole Miss fell short of its ultimate goal at the College World Series. For the Rebels’ seniors — and some upperclassmen who may not be around next year — the experience did not. (June 23, 2014, Page 6)
OMAHA, Neb. — Ole Miss is one of five teams still playing in the College World Series. Some more production from the Rebels’ bats would go a long way in keeping it that way.
It’s been a rare struggle through the first two games in Omaha for an Ole Miss offense that led the Southeastern Conference in average during the regular season. (June 19, 2014, Page 6)
OMAHA, Neb. — Ole Miss’ baseball season isn’t over yet.
Pinch hitter John Gatlin delivered a walk-off RBI single in the ninth inning, and the Rebels staved off elimination at the College World Series with a 2-1 victory over Texas Tech on Tuesday afternoon at TD Ameritrade Park. (June 18, 2014, Page 1B)
OMAHA, Neb. — Even during his biggest at-bat of the season, John Gatlin’s mind wasn’t solely focused on baseball. (June 18, 2014, Page 1B)
OMAHA, Neb. — John Gatlin delivered a walk-off RBI single in the ninth inning, and Ole Miss staved off elimination at the College World Series with a 2-1 victory over Texas Tech Tuesday afternoon at TD Ameritrade Park. (more…) (June 17, 2014)
Ole Miss catcher Austin Knight admitted Murray State’s barrage of pitchers made it hard for the Rebels to get in an early rhythm at the plate. But the bats didn’t stay quiet for long. (April 10, 2014, Page 2B)
Ole Miss’ baseball team gave the children something to cheer about Wednesday afternoon. (April 3, 2014, Page 9)
One item that came about from Mike Bianco’s end-of-the-year meeting with Ole Miss Athletics Director Ross Bjork was the decision to get assistant coach Cliff Godwin more involved in the decision-making portion of recruiting. (more…) (June 11, 2013, Page 8)
Ole Miss senior infielder John Gatlin will be out for the year after fracturing his left foot. Gatlin said he was simply jogging during last Wednesday’s practice when he felt like he stepped on a rock. As it turns out, he somehow fractured the left side of his left foot and will have a screw inserted into his foot Wednesday. (more…) (March 11, 2013, Page 2B)