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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. Corey Dickerson Position: Left field Team: Colorado Rockies

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Infield preview

Wes Rea has a .990 career fielding percentage at first base. (Bill Simmonds/ MSU Athletics)

Mississippi State may only have to replace one starter on its infield but Brett Pirtle left some big shoes to fill. Not only did Pirtle lead the Diamond Dogs in hitting but also flashed his leather at second base on

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Fan Day set for Saturday

Mississippi State will kick start its 125th baseball season with its first ever Fan Day starting at 10 a.m. on Saturday inside the Palmeiro Center. Coach John Cohen and the Diamond Dogs will be available for photos and autographs. Former

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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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A Heck of an opportunity

Seth Heck started the final 55 games for Mississippi State at shortstop this past spring. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)

STARKVILLE – Seth Heck seemed to be a mainstay in Mississippi State’s lineup starting 55 games during his initial season in the program. But Heck had to wait for his opportunity at shortstop. The Bulldogs tried both Matthew Britton and

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Alcorn State preview

Senior outfielder Jake Vickerson stole 11 bases last season and is the Bulldogs top returning base thief. (Lauren Wood/ Daily Journal)

No. 24 Mississippi State continues its run through the Magnolia State facing its third consecutive in-state opponent as Alcorn State travels to Starkville tonight at 6:30 p.m. The Bulldogs (22-15, 7-8) split last week’s games against Southern Miss and Ole

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Mississippi State infield preview

First baseman Wes Rea is in his second season as team captain. (Lee Adams/ Special to the Daily Journal)

Mississippi State returns three-fourths of its infield from a team that finished National Runner-Up at the College World Series last year. Two of those three returning players are back for their senior year but the newcomer at shortstop will have

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FINAL: UCLA 3, MSU 1 (CWS Finals, Game 1)

OMAHA, Neb. | Recapping MSU’s 3-1 loss to UCLA in Game 1 of the College World Series finals at TD Ameritrade Park on Monday. ––––– • The buzz: UCLA (48-17) did what it does best. It got guys on base in

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MSU Beats Oregon State, Advances to CWS Championship Round

OMAHA, Neb. | For the first time in school history, Mississippi State will play for the College World Series championship. Hunter Renfroe‘s three-run homer in the fifth inning boosted the Bulldogs to a 4-1 win over Oregon State in the

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Videos: Bulldogs Catch Their Breath, Prep for Indiana

OMAHA, Neb. | A day after taking down Oregon State, MSU’s players seemed quite relaxed and comfortable as they took the practice field Sunday morning. The Bulldogs put in some work at Creighton University – Bob Gibson‘s alma mater – and

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Virginia-MSU Game 2 Suspended; Play to Resume Monday

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. | Mississippi State is six outs from Omaha, but it’s going to be several hours before it has a chance to get those outs. Game 2 of this NCAA super regional has been suspended by rain and lightning.

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