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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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Humphreys and Rea combine for nine RBIs Saturday

  JACKSON – Mississippi State sophomore outfielder Reid Humphreys and senior first baseman Wes Rea combined for nine RBIs as White pummeled Maroon by a score of 15-3 Saturday afternoon at historic Smith-Wills Stadium. An estimated 1,000 Bulldog fans attended the seven-inning affair, which

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Bulldogs in summer leagues

Cody Walker leads MSU with a .500 batting average in Southeastern Conference play. (Photo courtesy of MSU Athletics)

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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Walker embraces competition at catcher

Cody Walker earned six starts behind the plate as a junior for the Bulldogs. (Photo Courtesy of MSU Athletics)

Mississippi State graduated two catchers following its run to the College World Series finals in 2013. Junior College transfer Cody Walker saw the opening as an opportunity to play right away. Walker joined junior Zack Randolph and freshman in an

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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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Postgame interviews: Tennessee

Mississippi State won its weekend series against Tennessee thanks to a walk-off walk in the bottom of the 12th inning Sunday. After the win head coach John Cohen, junior reliever Jacob Lindgren and junior catcher Cody Walker gave their thoughts

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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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Mississippi State catcher preview

Mississippi State has four players fighting for its starting catcher spot. (Photo courtesy of MSU Media Relations)

Whether it was Mitch Slauter or Nick Ammirati behind the plate last year, Mississippi State had senior leadership from its catcher position. But with both players graduating and signing professional contracts the Bulldogs are charged with task of breaking in

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Fitts dominant in Saturday scrimmage

Trevor Fitts had his best preseason outing on Saturday. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

STARKVILLE – A pitchers’ duel gave way to clutch hitting Saturday afternoon at Dudy Noble Field, as Gray edged out Black with a 2-1 victory in Mississippi State’s eighth intrasquad scrimmage of the spring. Gray starting pitcher Trevor Fitts had

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