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Bulldogs in summer leagues

Dakota Hudson has started five games on the mound as a true freshman. (Lee Adams/ Special to the Daily Journal)

Mississippi State sent 24 players to participate in six summer league’s around the country. Each week, the Daily Journal will update the Diamond Dogs statistics throughout the summer. CAL RIPKEN COLLEGIATE BASEBALL LEAGUE Jacob Billingsley Team: Bethesda Big Train Position:

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Sexton savors freshman season at State

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Austin Sexton was dominant at Sparkman (Ala.) High School running a fastball by hitters at 90 mph. The 6-foot-1 right-hander earned All-American honors by Perfect Game and All-Region by Rawlings during his prep career but has had to adjust to

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Diamond Dogs swept at LSU

BATON ROUGE, La. – Mississippi State could not match a monster offensive afternoon by the LSU baseball team Sunday afternoon. The Bulldogs dropped the final game of a three-game Southeastern Conference series, falling 17-4 to the Tigers at Alex Box

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Southeast Missouri preview

Senior second baseman Brett Pirtle leads MSU with 31 hits. (Lee Adams/ Special to the Daily Journal)

No. 16 Mississippi State returns to mid-week action for the first time since conference play began hosting Southeast Missouri tonight at 6:30 p.m. The Bulldogs won a series against Vanderbilt over the weekend but lost the Sunday finale 5-1 falling

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MSU falls twice at Hi Corbett Classic

TUCSON, Ariz. – Mississippi State saw its seven-game college baseball win streak snapped with an 8-3 loss to California-Santa Barbara in the opening game of the Hi Corbett Classic. The second contest of the event did not go much better,

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Hi Corbett Classic preview

No. 12 Mississippi State hits the road for the first time this season traveling to Tucson, Ariz., for the Hi Corbett Classic. The Bulldogs will play four games in the round robin tournament against UC-Santa Barbara and Arizona. MSU will

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South Alabama preview

STARKVILLE – No. 12 Mississippi State welcomes a familiar foe in South Alabama to Dudy Noble Field at 6:30 p.m. tonight. The two teams batted on two different occasions last season with the Diamond Dogs coming out on top in

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Postgame interviews: Diamond Classic

Mississippi State won a pair of ball games in a doubleheader Saturday over Eastern Illinois (4-3) and Michigan State (7-1). After the days events head coach John Cohen, freshman pitcher Austin Sexton and freshman designated hitter Reid Humphreys discussed the

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Diamond Classic preview

STARKVILLE – No. 18 Mississippi State returns to action this weekend hosting its annual Diamond Classic. The Bulldogs welcome both Michigan State and Eastern Illinois to campus for a six-game round robin tournament where each team will play the others

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Mount St. Mary’s preview

No. 4 Mississippi State seeks to get back into the win column hosting a two-game midweek series against Mount St. Mary’s beginning today with both games beginning at 4 p.m. The Bulldogs lost the final two games of a four-game

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Mississippi State pitching preview

It has been a building process over the last six years but Mississippi State skipper John Cohen and pitching coach Butch Thompson have established one of the nation’s most complete pitching staffs. The Bulldogs hurlers feature a strong mix of

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