Category Archives: Baseball

College baseball: Iowa takes off for Taiwan for World University Games

IOWA CITY — He’s looking forward to a great experience. He was not looking forward to the travel necessary to have that great experience. “The plane ride’s definitely making me…

South Carolina baseball: Q&A with new head coach Mark Kingston

New South Carolina baseball coach Mark Kingston sat down this week to discuss his first month on the job. Q. What’s the reception been like from the community? A. Very…

Expanded trial rules for NCAA baseball replay recommended

Baseball video review could be expanded on an experimental basis in 2018. The NCAA Baseball Rules Committee last week supported a request from the Southeastern Conference to allow experimental rules…

MLB All-Star Game: Where Aaron Judge, Buster Posey and baseball’s top stars played in college

The stars will be out in full force for the 2017 MLB All-Star Game, and more than two dozen of them will have collegiate ties. Twenty-eight former college baseball players…

Former college baseball players who have won the MLB Home Run Derby

Three participants in the 2017 MLB Home Run Derby will get a shot at joining the short list of former college baseball players to have won the professional event. Only…

When is the 2018 College World Series?

The 2017 College World Series marked the fifth straight year that a program won its first-ever national title. In an all-SEC showdown between Florida and LSU, the Gators came away…