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Josh Lovelady had an RBI single in his first plate appearance as a Bulldog. (Mississippi State)

Mississippi State established itself with a freshman catcher, Gavin Collins, behind the plate in 2014. Collins caught 42 games and was the Diamond Dogs leading returning hitter entering this past spring. However, that did not stop Josh Lovelady from signing

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Bulldogs in Baseball

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Mississippi State currently has 32 former players or signees active in professional baseball this season. Each week Logan Lowery of the Daily Journal takes a look at their performances. Check out how the former Diamond Dogs are doing. Corey Dickerson Position: Left field Team: Colorado Rockies

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Long awaited debut for Young

March 21, 2015 may not be a memorable date for most Mississippi State baseball fans. The Bulldogs were on the losing end of a 9-7 contest at Kentucky that day. But it will always be date etched in the mind

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MSU places 61 first-year athletes on SEC honor roll

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A historic 2014-15 year in the classroom has resulted in a record 61 Mississippi State student-athletes being named to the 2015 Southeastern Conference First-Year Academic Honor Roll. The 61 honorees are the most among SEC institutions in the sports in

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Bulldogs release tentative SEC slate

Mississippi State and John Cohen won only one SEC series in 2015 finishing with a 8-22 league mark. (AP Photo/Andrew Shurtleff)

Mississippi State released a tentative Southeastern Conference portion of its 2016 baseball schedule on Monday. The Bulldogs will begin the SEC slate on the road at national runner-up Vanderbilt before returning home for back-to-back weekends against Georgia and Ole Miss.

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Bulldogs in summer leagues

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Mississippi State is sending 23 players to participate in nine summer leagues around the country. Each week, Logan Lowery of the Daily Journal will update the Diamond Dogs statistics throughout the summer. CAL RIPKEN COLLEGIATE LEAGUE Cody Brown Team: Bethesda Big

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Heck signs with Gateway Grizzlies

Seth Heck made his pro debut on Saturday with the Gateway Grizzlies. (AP Photo/Jim Lytle)

Former Mississippi State infielder Seth Heck has signed an independent league contract with the Gateway Grizzlies. Heck started at shortstop in his Frontier League debut on Saturday against another former Diamond Dog, Jaron Shepherd, of the Rockford Aviators. Heck went

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Gridley grabs his opportunity

Ryan Gridley wasn’t sure what his role would be when he arrived at Mississippi State. Gridley began his true freshman season as a back-up second baseman but would end it as the Bulldogs everyday starter at shortstop. He cracked the

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From fan to the field

Luke Reynolds hit .500 with four doubles and seven RBIs during his last 10 games as a sophomore. (Mississippi State)

Luke Reynolds lost in the 2014 NJCAA national championship game at Hinds Community College. Reynolds was all set to return and go after the elusive title again as a sophomore but a possibility to play baseball at Mississippi State, a

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Swinarski sacrificed senior year to enroll at State

Joey Swinarski had seven at bats as a redshirt freshman this past season. (Mississippi State)

Joey Swinarski had some difficult decisions to make as a high school junior in 2013. The highly-touted outfielder was projected as a top 10 selection for the MLB Draft the following year and could have remained at The First Academy

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Recapping last week at MSU

I’m back in the saddle after taking some time off last week. I didn’t do anything extravagant but enjoyed my staycation here in Starkville and got some overdue things done around the house. I’ll take off another week off sometime

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