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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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First-year hurlers impress in Sunday scrimmage

Jonathan Holder earned the save on Sunday. (AP Photo/Eric Francis)

  STARKVILLE – In a battle of freshman starting pitchers, Mississippi State right-handers Austin Sexton and Dakota Hudson were impressive Sunday afternoon in MSU’s ninth intrasquad scrimmage of the spring. Hudson’s Black squad defeated Sexton’s Gray team by a score of

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1,000 plus attend First Pitch banquet and scrimmage

Former MSU signee Roy Oswalt speaks at the First Pitch banquet on Saturday. (Photo Courtesy of HailState.com)

STARKVILLE, Miss. – With more than 1,000 Mississippi State baseball fans in attendance, the Maroon and White squads battled to a 2-2 tie Saturday afternoon on a sunshine-filled day at Dudy Noble Field. The seven-inning intrasquad scrimmage was played immediately

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White wins Bulldog World Series

STARKVILLE – The White team was able to clinch the 2013 Bulldog World Series Sunday afternoon with a 7-5 win over their Maroon counterparts in the best of five series. The White’s Game Four victory will be rewarded with a

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Black erases six-run deficit to win

Alex Detz

STARKVILLE – Down 6-0 after five innings, junior Cody Walker and senior Alex Detz tallied RBI singles in the seventh and final frame en route to a dramatic 8-6 comeback win by Black vs. Gray in Mississippi State’s 19th scrimmage this fall

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Vickerson leads Black to 7-4 victory in scrimmage

  STARKVILLE – Mississippi State junior Jake Vickerson went 2-for-3 at the plate and robbed a home run on defense Wednesday night at Dudy Noble Field as Black won, 7-4, vs. Gray in a seven-inning scrimmage. The Bulldogs return to

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Balanced offense leads to 8-2 win for Gray

STARKVILLE – Eight different Diamond Dawgs tallied hits and scored runs for Gray in an 8-2 victory vs. Black in Mississippi State baseball’s 15th fall scrimmage Sunday afternoon at Dudy Noble Field. In all, 14 different players registered a hit

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Bracewell looks sharp in Friday scrimmage

STARKVILLE – Mississippi State redshirt senior right-hander Ben Bracewell pitched well through 3 1/3 innings as Black picked up an 8-4 victory against Gray Friday night at Dudy Noble Field in MSU’s 13th scrimmage of the fall. The two teams

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Rooker drives in four as Black cruises to a 13-1 victory

STARKVILLE – True freshman first baseman Brent Rooker drove in four runs and fellow freshman right-hander Austin Sexton breezed through four innings of one-run ball as Black cruised to a 13-1 victory against Gray in Mississippi State’s 10th fall scrimmage Friday

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Brown’s Leaping Catch Saves 9-8 Victory For Gray

STARKVILLE – Clinging to a one-run lead Tuesday afternoon, Mississippi State redshirt freshman left fielder Cody Brown leaped into the Left Field Lounge and robbed a would-be walk-off home run by redshirt junior Wes Rea, giving Gray a dramatic 9-8

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Walk-off single by Detz gives Black 7-6 win

Alex Detz

From MSU Media Relations: STARKVILLE , Miss. – Tied at six in the bottom of the sixth inning, Mississippi State senior Alex Detz hit a walk-off single to right field to give Black a 7-6 win against Gray in a six-inning

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