All posts tagged "baseball"

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    Rain or shine play ball, U of L baseball defeats UK to advance to Super Regional

    By Derek Brightwell An almost four hour rain delay on Sunday did not dampen the Louisville Cardinals’ bats nor the crowds excitement. U of L defeated their bitter rivals, the University of Kentucky, in the NCAA Regional...

    • Posted June 2, 2014
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    Jeff Gardner profile

    By Lilly Trunnell Senior Outfielder Jeff Gardner doesn’t remember one particular instance where baseball became part of his life. Baseball was easy for him to pick up, came naturally, and Gardner developed a passion for it young....

    • Posted April 14, 2014
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    Tenth ranked Cardinals’ baseball sweeps Samford

    By Annie Moore Cardinals’ baseball swept Samford University this past weekend, 20-10, 18-2 and 4-2. The 42-run sweep marked the highest-scoring three-game series for the Cardinals since a 1991 series victory against rival Cincinnati. The sweep started...

    • Posted March 17, 2014
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    Baseball sweeps Toledo, falls to Indiana Hoosiers

    By Annie Moore Louisville baseball recorded yet another 2-1 weekend as Mother Nature did a little schedule re-arranging. The Cards couldn’t close the sweep, as it faced Toledo on Friday winning 6-2, and Indiana and Toledo again...

    • Posted March 5, 2014
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  • MLB plate collision rule in need of fine-tuning

    By Annie Moore This season Major League Baseball has introduced a new rule to try to prevent collisions at home plate and the injuries they cause. In theory the idea of avoiding collisions at the plate is...

    • Posted March 5, 2014
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    Cardinal baseball defeats Eastern Illinois

    By Annie Moore After dropping the final game of the Western Michigan series this past weekend, Louisville got back on a winning track, defeating Eastern Illinois 6-0 on Tuesday. Freshman RHP Jake Sparger got the win. Sparger...

    • Posted February 27, 2014
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    Looking ahead: Five games in seven days for Cardinal Baseball

    By Annie Moore Coming off of a successful weekend at home, the Louisville baseball team is headed into a daunting week. Five games in seven days. Four teams will come to town in what head coach Dan...

    • Posted February 24, 2014
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    Baseball takes series against Western Michigan

    By Annie Moore Louisville’s baseball team continued its home stand, winning its three game series against Western Michigan University. The Cardinals won on Friday and Saturday, 21-8,and 8- 0 and dropped the third and final game 4-2.The...

    • Posted February 24, 2014
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  • Louisville defeats EKU in home opener

    By Annie Moore The Cardinal baseball team opened play at Jim Patterson Stadium with a 13-1 victory over the Eastern Kentucky University Colonels. Homeruns from senior catcher Shane Crain and junior shortstop Zach Lucas highlighted a stellar...

    • Posted February 19, 2014
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  • Younger team looks to maintain U of L’s winning ways

    By Lilly Trunnell Out of the eight regular positions on the field, only three positions will see returning players. The catchers will be a mix of seniors Shane Crane and Kyle Gibson. Senior Cole Sturgeon will be...

    • Posted February 17, 2014
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