All posts tagged "baseball"

  • Indiana State downs No. 24 baseball with ninth-inning comeback

    By Matt Bradshaw — Baseball (29-14) missed the chance to achieve 30 regular season wins with a Sunday loss to Indiana State (21-19). After dropping games one and two, the Sycamores defeated the Cardinals 3-1 in game three. Despite batting an overall 3-for-29...

    • Posted April 29, 2018
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  • Hot hitting leads baseball past Indiana State

    By Micah Brown — After taking the first game of the series from Indiana State on a walk-off hit, baseball rolled past the opposition Saturday 10-6, taking the series from the visiting Sycamores. Sophomore Nick Bennett started...

    • Posted April 28, 2018
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  • No. 11 baseball wins first of three game series versus No. 4 NC State

    By Weston Payne — No. 11 baseball (19-9) picked up a 6-0 win against No. 4 NC State (23-5) on Friday night. This was Louisville’s 12th matchup against a ranked opponent, making for a tough ACC schedule...

    • Posted April 6, 2018
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  • Wildcats send baseball home with 8-5 defeat

    By Matt Bradshaw — In their seventh straight matchup against a ranked opponent, No. 11 baseball (19-9) was defeated 8-5 by No. 9 Kentucky (20-9). This is the Cardinals’ ninth loss out of 14 games after starting the...

    • Posted April 3, 2018
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  • Recapping Louisville’s weekend on the diamond

    By Matt Bradshaw — This past weekend, baseball (19-8) and softball (24-11) each took part in three-game series against conference foes. No. 10 baseball traveled for a matchup with No. 5 Florida State, while softball remained at home for...

    • Posted April 1, 2018
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  • 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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