The bullpen came in and held the Warhawks down over the last five innings to allow the home team to rally as No. 24 Ole Miss (7-1) downed Louisiana-Monroe (4-4) by a score of 5-4 on Tuesday afternoon at Swayze Field. (February 26, 2014, Page 7)
DELAND, Fla. — Preston Overbey hit a pair of home runs, while Sam Smith anchored another solid outing from the Ole Miss pitching staff Sunday. The combination sparked an 8-2 win over Stetson, garnering a sweep to open the 2014 season for the Rebels, who defeated Stetson 7-0 Friday night and 11-1 Saturday. (February 17, 2014, Page 6)
Being in the postseason and being better in the postseason are two different things to Ole Miss coach Mike Bianco. (February 4, 2014, Page 9)
The Rebels had 13 first-year players (either freshmen or junior college transfers) on the roster in 2013. Eleven of those players totaled 402 at-bats and 92.2 innings pitched. (more…) (June 12, 2013, Page 2B)
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)
Earlier in the year, Aaron Greenwood was one of No. 23 Ole Miss’ go-to relievers. Alongside Tanner Bailey, Greenwood was a reliable bullpen option asked to bridge games from the starters to closer Brett Huber. (more…) (May 16, 2013, Page 8)
With ace Bobby Wahl on the mound for what’s likely his final home start as a Rebel, Ole Miss had a chance to sweep rival Mississippi State for the first time since 2010. (more…) (May 13, 2013, Page 1B)
BLOG: The Rebels’ swept or be swept streak came to an end with Friday’s 11-5 win against Kentucky.
Today, the Rebels will look to beat the Wildcats (as well as the nearing thunder storms) to claim their third consecutive series.
(more…) (April 27, 2013)
When the Ole Miss outfielder turned down the Houston Astros’ offer this summer, he had already compiled a career batting average of .345 and was coming off of a career year in which he hit .359. So to say this season hasn’t gone as expected would be a bit of an understatement. (more…) (April 15, 2013, Page 8)