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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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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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Clark, Palmeiro featured in SEC documentary

A documentary on former Mississippi State baseball All-Americans Will Clark and Rafael Palmeiro entitled “Thunder and Lightning” will debut at 8 p.m. on the SEC Network as part of the SEC Storied series. Clark and Palmeiro were key members of

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Four Bulldogs on Opening Day rosters

Four former Mississippi State players begin the year on Opening Day rosters in the Big Leagues while three others represent the Diamond Dogs on MLB coaching staffs. Philadelphia Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon (2001-03) begins his 11th season and has 325

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Wheeler’s Woodruff living his dream

The feature story I wrote on former Wheeler and Mississippi State standout Brandon Woodruff ran in today’s Daily Journal and can be read here. I also wanted to include the video interview that I did with the Milwaukee Brewers pitcher.

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Flagg wins long drive championship

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Former Mississippi State baseball player Jeff Flagg saw his bank account swell by $250,000 on Tuesday night. Flagg, 29, won the Re/Max World Long Drive Championship in Las Vegas with a winning golf drive of 365 yards. He defeated Jeff

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Renfroe selected for Fall Stars Game

  Former Mississippi State standout Hunter Renfroe has been selected to play in Saturday’s Arizona League Fall Stars Game. Renfroe is an outfielder in the San Diego Padres farm system and is currently playing for the Surprise Saguaros where through

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Bulldogs in Baseball

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Mississippi State currently has 34 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. Bulldogs in MLB Corey Dickerson

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Former Diamond Dogs in long drive golf finals

    Two former Mississippi State players are making their way in golf now that their baseball careers are completed. Connor Powers and Jeff Flagg are two of eight finalists in the RE/ MAX World Long Drive Championship for a

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Papelbon suspended seven games

Former Mississippi State pitcher and current Philadelphia Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon has been suspended for seven games for making an obscene gesture to the crowd a Citizens Park and making contact with an umpire on Sunday, according to MLB.com. The

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Blue Jays call up Graveman

Former Mississippi State pitcher Kendall Graveman will be added to the Blue Jays expanded roster.

Kendall Graveman becomes the first member of Mississippi State’s 2013 World Series squad to reach the Major Leagues. The right-handed pitcher was called up by the Toronto Blue Jays when rosters expanded on Monday. The promotion was the fifth Graveman

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