The athleticism on this year’s Ole Miss baseball team trumps that of any squad in recent memory.
Looking back on the Florida series, the first visual that will come to mind may be Bobby Wahl’s impromptu mad dash around the bases, but it was his performance on Friday that really set the tone for the weekend.
The sophomore right-hander has continually pitched well for the Rebels, but Friday’s career-long performance may provide the best evidence that Wahl belongs in the discussion as one of the Southeastern Conference’s elite. (more…) (April 2, 2012, Page 8)
The No. 12 Ole Miss Rebels entered this weekend’s Southeastern Conference opener as the league’s second-most offensive team in terms of runs scored.
After dropping two of three and being limited to just eight total runs, well below their 8.59 average per game, the Rebels were left looking for answers. (March 19, 2012, Page 6)
BLOG: Under an overcast sky, the No. 12 Ole Miss Rebels will look to take Game 2 of their three-game set against the Auburn Tigers today.
First pitch is set for 1:30 p.m.
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Due to the injury to sophomore Will Allen, and Taylor Hightower no longer being a member of the team, the Rebels only have freshman Austin Knight and junior college transfer Kody Sepulveda as catchers on the roster.
Overbey has been working in practice at catcher because of the dwindling numbers behind the plate, so Bianco opted to give the corner infielder some game action against UT-Martin. (March 7, 2012, Page 7)
Almost 24 hours after he made what can now be referred to as “the catch,” Ole Miss third baseman Andrew Mistone is still fielding questions regarding his acrobatic snag that altered Sunday’s outcome in the Rebels’ favor.
For starters, Mistone doesn’t recall being able to see the contact made and then thinking to himself he better dive to his left with his glove open just right or a run will score.
The catch he made was all instinctual. (March 6, 2012, Page 6)
BLOG: It all comes down to today.
After errors and an early deficit cost the No. 16 Rebels in Game 1 of the three-game series on Friday, Ole Miss came roaring back on Saturday to split the series and set up a winner-takes-all game today at Oxford-University Stadium.
First pitch is set for just after 1:30 p.m. (more…) (March 4, 2012)
Today, the Rebels will look to get back on track against the Redhawks with a 12:30 p.m. start. (more…) (March 3, 2012)
Arkansas State may have scored first, but No. 20 Ole Miss scored eight times after that to knock off the visiting Red Wolves 8-1 in their home opener. The lopsided victory allowed for eight players to make their Ole Miss debuts at Oxford-University Stadium. (February 22, 2012, Page 6)
BLOG: Opening Day 2012 is finally here. It is a b-e-a-utiful day in Ft. Worth, Texas for No. 22 Ole Miss’ season opener at No. 10 TCU.
(more…) (February 17, 2012)