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A Heck of an opportunity

Seth Heck started the final 55 games for Mississippi State at shortstop this past spring. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)

STARKVILLE – Seth Heck seemed to be a mainstay in Mississippi State’s lineup starting 55 games during his initial season in the program. But Heck had to wait for his opportunity at shortstop. The Bulldogs tried both Matthew Britton and

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State seeks medical redshirts for Canadians

Mississippi State will seek medical redshirts from the NCAA for its two Canadian born players for this past season. Sophomores Kyle Hann and Jacob Robson were limited to 30 combined games due to arm injuries with both being out of action

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Four-run fourth propels Crusaders to win against MSU

STARKVILLE – Holy Cross (2-2) used a four-run fourth inning en route to a 6-1 victory against Mississippi State (4-4) Sunday afternoon in front of 6,752 at Dudy Noble Field. Starting pitcher Donny Murray (1-0) helped split the four-game weekend series

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Mississippi State infield preview

First baseman Wes Rea is in his second season as team captain. (Lee Adams/ Special to the Daily Journal)

Mississippi State returns three-fourths of its infield from a team that finished National Runner-Up at the College World Series last year. Two of those three returning players are back for their senior year but the newcomer at shortstop will have

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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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1,000 plus attend First Pitch banquet and scrimmage

Former MSU signee Roy Oswalt speaks at the First Pitch banquet on Saturday. (Photo Courtesy of HailState.com)

STARKVILLE, Miss. – With more than 1,000 Mississippi State baseball fans in attendance, the Maroon and White squads battled to a 2-2 tie Saturday afternoon on a sunshine-filled day at Dudy Noble Field. The seven-inning intrasquad scrimmage was played immediately

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Balanced offense leads Black to win

Starkville, Miss. – Seven different players for Team Black recorded a hit as Black escaped with a 5-3 win in Mississippi State’s second seven-inning scrimmage of 2014 Sunday afternoon at Dudy Noble Field. “I feel like we are off to

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White wins Bulldog World Series

STARKVILLE – The White team was able to clinch the 2013 Bulldog World Series Sunday afternoon with a 7-5 win over their Maroon counterparts in the best of five series. The White’s Game Four victory will be rewarded with a

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Black erases six-run deficit to win

Alex Detz

STARKVILLE – Down 6-0 after five innings, junior Cody Walker and senior Alex Detz tallied RBI singles in the seventh and final frame en route to a dramatic 8-6 comeback win by Black vs. Gray in Mississippi State’s 19th scrimmage this fall

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Holder strikes out the side in scrimmage victory

STARKVILLE – Mississippi State junior All-American Jonathan Holder struck out the side in the final inning Friday night at Dudy Noble Field as Black won, 7-5, vs. Gray in a six-inning scrimmage. The Bulldogs return to Dudy Noble Saturday at

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Woodruff dominant in fall debut

Brandon Woodruff

STARKVILLE – Black rallied from a four-run deficit to capture a 5-4 walk-off win against Gray Saturday afternoon in a six-inning exhibition at Dudy Noble Field in Mississippi State’s 14th scrimmage of the fall. The two teams wrap up the

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