In 2012, one of the glaring holes in Ole Miss’ roster was the lack left-handed pitchers. The Rebels had just two on the roster, and only one (Dylan Chavez) saw significant innings. With both Chavez and Jon Andy Scott having either been drafted or graduated, the Rebels once again are in search of southpaws who can pitch significant innings. (June 29, 2012, Page 6A)
The No. 18 Ole Miss Rebels made the most of their two seven-inning games against Central Arkansas on Tuesday.
After holding on to claim the first game 2-1, the Rebels rolled to a 4-0 victory in the second game. (April 11, 2012, Page 8)
On Feb. 29, Zach Kirksey hit a three-run homer that helped key a 13-1 romping of Jackson State.
Tuesday, Kirksey hit another three-run blast and the No. 16 Ole Miss Rebels cruised to a 12-0 victory over Jackson State at Oxford-University Stadium.
BLOG: The No. 14 Diamond Rebels will look to carry over Friday’s good all-around performance today when they host the Houston Cougars for the second of a three-game set.
Friday, the Rebels scored six runs on eight singles in the first inning and cruised to an 8-0 victory. It was the second time the Rebels (11-2 overall) have shut out an opponent this season.
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After surrendering two runs in the top of the first inning, the No. 28 Diamond Rebels responded with six runs in the bottom of the frame and never relented, topping the Austin Peay Governors 11-3 at Oxford-University Stadium to complete the two-game sweep. (March 3, 2011, Page 6)
Getting used to new faces and making adjustments will headline most of Ole Miss’ fall ball season, which began this past week.
“It was a good weekend and a good start,” Ole Miss coach Mike Bianco said. “There’s a lot of new faces and a lot of the new guys did well.”
Included on Ole Miss’ current 38-man roster are 20 new players.
Of those players, corner infielder/outfielder Preston Overbey may have made the best first impression on Bianco. (September 20, 2010, Page 3B)
It’s never too early to talk baseball and on Friday I was able to take in the Diamond Rebels first scrimmage of the fall before heading to Water Valley for the Blue Devils’ 27-21 victory over North Pontotoc. (more…) (September 18, 2010)
OLE MISS BASEBALL — Ole Miss coach Mike Bianco officially addressed the media for the first time on Monday during the baseball team’s Media Day. Bianco focused on discussing the team’s ability to overcome a tough offseason and added that he was proud of the way his team has responded. (February 16, 2010, Page 9)