State lands three-star linebacker

Mississippi State landed its 16th commitment as Grenada three-star outside linebacker JJ Russell joined the fold. The 6-foot-2, 195-pounder received his offer from the Bulldogs on Friday and committed the following day. Russell also has offers from California, Cincinnati, Kansas,

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Henderson officially hired, Coggin promoted

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One of the top pitching masterminds is making his way to Starkville, as 28-year coaching veteran Gary Henderson has been named Mississippi State’s new pitching coach, MSU head coach John Cohen announced Saturday. Cohen also announced the promotion of Will

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Bulldogs in Baseball

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Mississippi State currently has 26 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/ Designated hitter

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Three Bulldogs earn South All-Region

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Three Mississippi State players were picked to the Rawlings South All-Region team by the American Baseball Coaches Association this week. Junior pitcher Dakota Hudson and freshman outfielder Jake Mangum earned a spot on the first team while sophomore designated hitter

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Robson signs with Detroit

Jacob Robson signed with the Detroit Tigers on Thursday. (Kelly Price/ Mississippi State)

Jacob Robson became the second Mississippi State player to sign with the Detroit Tigers on Thursday. Robson joined teammate Zac Houston in inking with the Tigers and became the fourth Bulldog player to sign a professional contract since last week’s

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Houston headed to the Tigers

Zac Houston has signed with the Detroit Tigers. (Kelly Price/ Mississippi State)

Zac Houston will not be returning to Mississippi State for his senior season after signing with the Detroit Tigers for $190,000 on Thursday. The 6-foot-5, 250-pound pitcher was taken by the Tigers in the 11th round (325th overall) during last

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Hudson earns another All-American honor

Mississippi State’s Dakota Hudson was named to his fourth All-American team on Thursday. The junior right-handed pitcher was picked as a third team All-American by D1Baseball.com joining previous second team honors from Baseball America, Louisville Slugger and the National Collegiate

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Cardinals ink MSU signee Robbins

Walker Robbins becomes the second signing class casualty for Mississippi State. The St. Louis Cardinals signed the George County standout to a $450,000 contract on Thursday. Robbins was selected in the fifth round (166th overall), a pick that had a

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Henderson reuniting with Cohen

John Cohen and Gary Henderson are reuniting. Henderson served as pitching coach for Cohen for five years at Kentucky and according to a source will now assume the same role at Mississippi State. The pair guided the Wildcats to the

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Lowe signs with Tampa Bay

Mississippi State first baseman Nathaniel Lowe signed with the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

Nathaniel Lowe will not be returning to Mississippi State next season. The junior first baseman announced via Twitter on Wednesday afternoon that he had signed a contract and was ready to begin his career with the Tampa Bay Rays. The

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Hudson, Mangum earn more honors

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The postseason honors continue to roll in for Dakota Hudson and Jake Mangum of Mississippi State. Both players were added as second team All-Americans by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association on Wednesday. It was the third All-American honor for Hudson.

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