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This is a 2015 photo of Ed Easley of the St. Louis Cardinals baseball team. This image reflects the Cardinals active roster as of Monday, March 2, 2015, when this image was taken. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Mississippi State currently has 26 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. Corey Dickerson Position: Left field Team: Colorado Rockies

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South Alabama preview

Senior third baseman Seth Heck lead Mississippi State with 36 hits. (Mississippi State)

Mississippi State travels to Mobile at 6:30 p.m. today looking to keep up its recent success against South Alabama. The Diamond Dogs (19-11) have won six straight against the Jaguars including a 3-0 victory in Starkville last season. Preston Brown,

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Diamond Dogs first team in the country to win 13 games

STARKVILLE – Mississippi State sophomore left-hander Vance Tatum capped a weekend of brilliant pitching for the 13th-ranked Bulldogs. Tatum allowed two hits eight-plus innings of work as MSU completed its third straight four-game weekend series sweep with a 6-2 win over

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Tatum takes in freshman year

Vance Tatum went 2-0 as a true freshman and is 4-0 this summer. (Photo Courtesy of MSU Athletics)

STARKVILLE – Jacob Lindgren made 26 relief appearances and was Mississippi State’s primary left-handed option out of the bullpen this past season. The Bulldogs also had a 6-foot-4 southpaw, Vance Tatum, that was soaking up as much knowledge as he

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Lindgren adds third All-American selection

It has been another big week for Jacob Lindgren. Not only did the former Mississippi State relief pitcher sign a $1.1 million contract with the New York Yankees, but was also selected as a first team All-American by Perfect Game.

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NCBWA names Lindgren second team All-American

Mississippi State junior pitcher Jacob Lindgren received another postseason honor after being selected as a second team All-American by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association. Lindgren finished the season with a 6-1 record and three saves during 26 relief appearances.

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Lindgren tabbed first team All-American

The honors keep piling in for Mississippi State’s Jacob Lindgren. The junior left-handed pitcher was tabbed as a first team All-American by Baseball America. Lindgren went 6-1 with three saves in 26 relief appearances leading the team in strikeouts (100)

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Lindgren named Olson Award finalist

Mississippi State’s Jacob Lindgren has had a memorable week. Not only was the junior relief pitcher drafted by the New York Yankees in the 2nd round on Thursday night, he was named as a finalist for the Stopper of the

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Yankees take Lindgren in 2nd round

Jacob Lindgren became the first Mississippi State player picked in the 2014 MLB Draft. The junior southpaw pitcher was selected in the second round (55th overall) by the New York Yankees Thursday night. “I am humbled and grateful to be

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Lindgren named Stopper of the Year finalist

Mississippi State junior reliever Jacob Lindgren has been named one of five finalists for the Stopper of the Year awarded by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association. Lindgren went 6-1 with three saves in 26 relief appearances this season. He

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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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