BLOG: After a wild finish in the season opener Friday, the No. 13 Rebels and No. 14 Horned Frogs will square off at 1:30 p.m. today for Game 2 of the three-game set. (more…) (February 16, 2013)
Don’t blame the No. 13 Rebels, however, if they play a little more on edge than normal.
Coming to Oxford this weekend is familiar foe Texas Christian University, the No. 14 team in the country according to Baseball America.
The Rebels and Horned Frogs are no strangers as the two split a rain-shortened opening series in Ft. Worth, Texas, and then faced off for three games in the College Station (Texas) Regional with TCU eventually advancing.
The senior infielder injured his left shoulder earlier this week while diving for a ball during batting practice and is scheduled to have an MRI next week. (more…)
(February 1, 2013)
The Ole Miss baseball had a laundry list of who’s who being held out from this past weekend’s first intrasquad action.
Starting pitchers Bobby Wahl and Mike Mayers are being held out to rest after they each saw extensive time this summer pitching for Team USA and in the Cape Cod league respectively. (more…) (September 18, 2012, Page 7)
Rising senior outfielder Tanner Mathis is headed to the prestigious Cape Cod Baseball League. Mathis was a late addition to the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox and is expected to play in center field and bat leadoff for the team.
Mathis is the fifth Rebel to play for a team in the Cape this summer, joining Austin Anderson with the Falmouth Commodores, and the trio of Hawtin Buchanan, Will Allen and Mike Mayers with the Bourne Braves. Allen is hitting .071 after 14 at-bats with a single, double, RBI and four strikeouts. He has also committed two errors in four games. Buchanan has a 9.00 ERA after allowing one run on two walks and one hit in one inning of work. Mathis, Anderson and Mayers have yet to appear in a game. (June 19, 2012, Page 7)
Three more Rebels and one potential Rebel were selected on the final day of the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft Wednesday.
Senior right-hander R.J. Hively was taken in the 19th round by the Arizona Diamondbacks, junior outfielder Tanner Mathis was selected in the 27th round by the Houston Astros and senior outfielder Zach Kirksey was picked in Round 29 by the Detroit Tigers. (more…) (June 7, 2012, Page 4B)
BLOG: Welp, this is it. Win, and the Rebels will be headed to UCLA for the Los Angeles Super Regional. Lose to TCU and Ole Miss will be headed home to Oxford.
First pitch for tonight’s must-win game is sets or 6:35 p.m. The game will be broadcast on ESPNU.
(more…) (June 4, 2012)