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Mississippi State currently has 34 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

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Yankees take Holder in sixth round

On Thursday the New York Yankees selected Mississippi State junior Jacob Lindgren in the second round of the MLB Draft. The following day the Bronx Bombers went back to the Bulldogs bullpen and picked junior closer Jonathan Holder in the

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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

Two of Lucas Laster's four starts came in the postseason for Mississippi State. (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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Florida preview

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Mississippi State will play for a second time on Friday with its 12-inning 7-6 loss to Kentucky spilling over into the wee morning hours from Thursday. As a result of the loss, the Bulldogs missed out on a bye and

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Postgame interviews: Kentucky

Mississippi State lost a heartbreaker in 12-inning to Kentucky in the early morning hours of Friday at the SEC Tournament. After the marathon head coach John Cohen, junior shortstop Seth Heck and junior closer Jonathan Holder spoke about the 7-6

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Kentucky outlasts MSU in 12-innings

HOOVER, Ala., – Mississippi State’s magic finally ran out in the early morning hours of Friday. No. 9 seed Kentucky outlasted the Bulldogs 7-6 in 12-innings to remain in the winner’s bracket of the Southeastern Conference Tournament. The Wildcats loaded

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Kentucky preview

Former Amory and Itawamba C.C. catcher Zack Randolph has started 15 games this season. (Lee Adams/ Special to the Daily Journal)

Mississippi State has yet to play a traditional nine-inning ballgame at the Southeastern Conference Tournament. The Bulldogs eliminated Georgia 5-4 in 10-innings on Tuesday and clobbered South Carolina 12-0 in seven frames on Wednesday. No. 5 seed MSU will attempt

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South Carolina preview

Wes Rea leads Mississippi State with four home runs on the year. (Lee Adams/ Special to the Daily Journal)

Mississippi State survived Day 1 at the SEC Tournament eliminating Georgia 5-4 in 10-innings Tuesday night. But the fourth-seeded Bulldogs will not have long to celebrate as No. 4 seed South Carolina now stands in the way. The two teams

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