All posts tagged "baseball"

  • Baseball sweeps opening week at Jim Patterson Stadium

    By Micah Brown — After capping off a perfect 3-0 record in the Charleston classic, baseball returned home to Louisville last week for their 2018 home-opener, as they faced in-state foe Eastern Kentucky Colonels. With rain forecasted...

    • Posted February 25, 2018
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  • Baseball takes second game of series, overcomes Youngstown State 8-1

    By Micah Brown —  After beating Youngstown State for the first game of the series 11-0, baseball (5-0) won game two 8-1 with starting pitcher Riley Thompson. Thompson, who was used as a reliever last season, embraced...

    • Posted February 24, 2018
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  • Hometown pair of Thompson, Elliott boost baseball’s bullpen

    By Micah Brown —  The departure of Brendan McKay may leave baseball fans feeling as if the 2018 season will be a transition year. With the pitching talent Louisville retains, that may not be the case. The trio...

    • Posted February 12, 2018
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  • Baseball’s Riley Thompson and Devin Mann receive All-American honors

    By Micah Brown —  Baseball’s infielder Devin Mann and pitcher Riley Thompson were named preseason All-American Second Team members by Baseball America. Last season Mann hit for an average of .268 with eight home runs, 11 doubles...

    • Posted January 29, 2018
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  • Fee vs. free: Ticket prices for Louisville home games

    By Matt Bradshaw — Is reasonable to pay $10 for general admission to a college sports game? Most often this will depend on the type of sport in question. Big hitters like football and men’s basketball will...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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  • Baseball faces TCU in elimination game of College World Series

    By Dalton Ray– In baseball’s first College World Series since 2014, the Cardinals opened their Omaha experience with a 8-4 win over Texas A&M — the first ever win for U of L in the CWS. Facing...

    • Posted June 21, 2017
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  • Miscues haunt baseball, Cards drop third straight

    By Micah Brown– After dropping games against Indiana and game one against Florida State, baseball looked to right the ship before entering the ACC tournament. The Seminoles (35-20, 14-14) took advantage of the multiple defensive miscues by the...

    • Posted May 20, 2017
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  • Overshadowed by the team’s star power, baseball’s Josh Stowers is shining

    By Micah Brown — After losing seven players to the 2016  MLB Draft, the 2017 season appeared to be a rebuilding year for U of L baseball. Corey Ray, the fifth overall pick, was the toughest to...

    • Posted May 1, 2017
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  • PSA to Louisville fans: Enjoy Brendan McKay while you can

    By Dalton Ray– Year in and year out, the University of Louisville displays some of the student-athletes in their conference. Occasionally, U of L produces some of the nation’s best. Louisville bolstered many of the country’s elite in...

    • Posted May 1, 2017
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  • Baseball annihilates Toledo for seventh straight win

    By Dalton Ray– An offensive field day led to second-ranked baseball’s 17-2 victory over Toledo (14-30) as the Rockets used six pitchers. Toledo walked 10 batters and hit another six. Louisville’s 17 runs is the third-highest showing...

    • Posted April 30, 2017
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