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Mississippi State currently has 33 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 Position: Left

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Tigers take Pirtle in 23rd round

Brett Pirtle was selected 700th overall by the Detroit Tigers. (Lee Adams/ Special to the Daily Journal)

Mississippi State had its first position player and senior selected on Saturday as second baseman Brett Pirtle was taken by the Detroit Tigers in the 23rd round. Pirtle was the 700th player selected in the MLB Draft after leading the

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Postgame interviews: Louisiana-Lafayette

Mississippi State’s season came to a close Monday night losing in the finals of the Lafayette Regional. Find out what John Cohen, Brett Pirtle, Jacob Lindgren and C.T. Bradford had to say as they reflected back on the game and

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Ragin’ Cajuns foil MSU’s plan

LAFAYETTE, La., – Mississippi State had the scenario it wanted with ace Ross Mitchell taking the hill and needing just one more win to advance ahead to a super regional. However, top-ranked Louisiana-Lafayette had other ideas. The Ragin’ Cajuns, who

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Louisiana-Lafayette preview

Mississippi State will go for its third NCAA Regional title in four years at 8:05 p.m. tonight on ESPN3.com The Bulldogs did not know their opponent when the day began but Louisiana-Lafayette’s 11-1 victory to eliminate Jackson State earlier in

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Postgame interviews: Jackson State

Mississippi State advanced to the championship of the Lafayette Regional with a 3-1 win over Jackson State Saturday night. Afterwards head coaches John Cohen and Omar Johnson shared their thoughts on the game along with players Gavin Collins, Brett Pirtle,

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Jackson State preview

Lucas Laster has appeared in eight games and has a 1.97 ERA in his first season at MSU. (AP Photo/Hal Yeager)

No. 17 Mississippi State will meet a familiar foe in the winner’s bracket of the Lafayette Regional. Fourth-seeded Jackson State pulled one of the biggest upsets in NCAA Tournament history downing top-ranked and No.1 seed Louisiana-Lafayette 1-0 at M.L. “Tigue”

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San Diego State preview

Pitcher Zac Houston has appeared in four games as a true freshman for the Bulldogs. (Photo courtesy of MSU)

LAFAYETTE, La., – Mississippi State will make its fourth straight NCAA Regional appearance and 34th overall appearance in the NCAA Tournament. Last year the Bulldogs won their own regional in Starkville but this time will be on the road in

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HDVideo: Brett Pirtle

Senior second baseman Brett Pirtle reacts to Mississippi State’s selection to the NCAA Regional in Lafayette, La. Pirtle was picked as a second team All-SEC selection and SEC All-Defensive team selection as well.

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Record amount of Bulldogs receive SEC honors

Mississippi State had five players earn seven All-SEC selections from the league’s coaches on Tuesday. It is the most the Bulldogs have ever put on the All-SEC team in school history. Junior shortstop Seth Heck and senior second baseman Brett

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Postgame interviews: Florida

Mississippi State was eliminated from the SEC Tournament by top-seeded Florida 5-1 on Friday. After the loss head coach John Cohen, senior pitcher Ben Bracewell, senior centerfielder C.T. Bradford, senior second baseman Brett Pirtle and junior catcher Cody Walker talked

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