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San Diego preview

Sophomore catcher Gavin Collins has missed the first three weeks with a hamate injury in his left hand. (AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman)

No. 15 Mississippi State will get one final non-conference weekend test before the grind of the Southeastern Conference begins. The Bulldogs welcome San Diego to Starkville for a three-game set, which will also be MSU’s first this season. John Cohen‘s

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Postgame interviews: Arizona, Samford

No. 22 Mississippi State improved to 12-0 on the year after sweeping a Saturday doubleheader 6-2 against Arizona and 8-2 over Samford. Following the action, the Daily Journal caught up with head coach John Cohen, sophomore pitcher Austin Sexton and

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Rooker’s five RBI lead MSU to victory

STARKVILLE – A season-best nine-run second inning was the offensive highlight as No. 14 Mississippi State knocked off Alabama A&M 18-2 in a college baseball game played Saturday afternoon at Dudy Noble Field. Starkville’s Team was scheduled to play twice

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Marshall, Alabama A&M preview

Luke Reynolds is set for his second weekend of action as a Bulldog after doubling in his first. 
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Mississippi State’s opening weekend was a success going 4-0 and outscoring Cincinnati and Miami (Ohio) 48-15 during the four-game round robin series. The 24th-ranked Bulldogs are gearing up for another four-game set with Marshall and Alabama A&M starting against the

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Cincinnati, Miami preview

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

Mississippi State has plenty of questions entering its 125th baseball season. The good news for coach John Cohen is that many of those questions will be answered by Tuesday night. The Diamond Dogs open the year with five games in

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Pitcher preview

Mississippi State is one of the few teams on the college baseball landscape to return with its weekend pitching rotation intact. Seniors Trevor Fitts and Ross Mitchell along with junior Preston Brown are all back for the Bulldogs but that

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Cohen previews 2015 Diamond Dogs

Mississippi State skipper John Cohen shared his thoughts on the 2015 edition of the Diamond Dogs during media day on Saturday. Opening Statement… “Our kids are really excited about playing somebody else. We have done a lot of drill work.

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Maroon and Gray play to tie on Sunday

Senior infielder Matthew Britton sliced a game-tying two-RBI single in the bottom of the final frame, resulting in a 3-3 tie between Maroon and Gray in Mississippi State baseball’s sixth intrasquad scrimmage of the spring. The six-inning exhibition took place at

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Diamond Dogs begin practice today

Wes Rea and John Cohen get spring practice underway at Mississippi State today. (AP Photo/Hal Yeager)

Mississippi State’s road to Omaha starts today as the Bulldogs conduct their first practice of the spring at 3:45 p.m. The Diamond Dogs will also practice at 1 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. All practices are free and open to

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Maroon-White World Series starts today

John Cohen's club will conclude fall practice with their annual Maroon-White World Series. (AP Photo/Hal Yeager)

(From MSU Media Relations) STARKVILLE – Following 17 pressure-packed intrasquad scrimmages, the Mississippi State baseball team will conclude its fall season with the annual Bulldog World Series, which begins Friday at Dudy Noble Field. Admission is free for the best-of-five competition

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Brown dominates in Maroon victory

  STARKVILLE – Redshirt junior Preston Brown  tossed five innings of scoreless ball, leading Maroon to a commanding 8-0 defeat of Gray in Mississippi State’s 15th scrimmage of the fall. The exhibition at Dudy Noble Field lasted seven innings. In the start, Brown

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