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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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Video: Josh Lovelady, Cody Walker

Mississippi State will be without starting catcher Gavin Collins for 3-5 weeks due to surgery on his left hand. Senior Cody Walker and junior college transfer Josh Lovelady will fill in behind the plate in Collins’ absence. The duo spoke

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Catcher preview

Gavin Collins is the team's top returning hitter. (Bill Simmonds/ MSU Athletics)

The biggest question for Mississippi State entering the 2014 season was answered early on when Gavin Collins solidified the vacancy at catcher. The Bulldogs did not have a backstop with any Division I catching experience last spring but Collins went

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Collins out 3-5 weeks with hand injury

Sophomore catcher Gavin Collins is expected to miss 3-5 weeks following surgery on his left hand. (AP Photo/Hal Yeager)

Mississippi State will be without the services of its top returning hitter to start the season. Coach John Cohen confirmed that sophomore catcher Gavin Collins underwent hamate surgery on his left hand and is expected to miss 3-5 weeks. Collins

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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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Jack White attends MSU scrimmage

Jack White attended Mississippi State's baseball scrimmage and spoke to John Cohen's club. (Photo Courtesy of MSU)

On an unusual Tuesday evening at Dudy Noble Field, Maroon defeated Gray by a score of 1-0 in Mississippi State baseball’s third intrasquad scrimmage of 2015. The low-scoring contest was attended by Grammy-award winner and baseball aficionado Jack White, who

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Offense explodes for 12 total runs Sunday

STARKVILLE – With the bats warming up similar to the weather, No. 23 Mississippi State baseball held its second intrasquad scrimmage of 2015 Sunday at Dudy Noble Field. Jump started by sophomore slugger Reid Humphrey’s home run in the first, Gray

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Diamond Dogs hold first scrimmage

No. 23 Mississippi State baseball held its first intrasquad scrimmage of 2015 Saturday at Dudy Noble Field, which ended when redshirt freshman outfielder Joey Swinarski gunned down the tying run at the plate from left field. Swinarski’s Maroon team defeated Gray

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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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Gentry strong in Thursday night scrimmage

  STARKVILLE – Gray jumped out to a 3-0 lead and held on for a 3-2 victory against Maroon Thursday night in Mississippi State’s 10th scrimmage of the fall. The exhibition at Dudy Noble Field lasted five innings. “We are playing

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Maroon scores in last inning for tie

STARKVILLE – Trailing by one with two outs in the bottom of the last inning, senior outfielder Jake Vickerson belted an RBI single to give Maroon a 2-2 tie against Gray in Mississippi State baseball’s sixth scrimmage of the fall. The Bulldogs

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