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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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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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Postgame interviews: Alabama

A solo homer by Matthew Britton was all the offense Mississippi State junior All-American arms Ross Mitchell and Jonathan Holder needed Friday against Alabama. Following the game, the three players along with head coach John Cohen discussed the 1-0 win

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MSU completes road sweep at Auburn

True freshmen Reid Humphreys (12) and Gavin Collins (8) combined for six hits for Mississippi State on Sunday. (Photo courtesy of MSU Athletics)

AUBURN, Ala. – After throttling Auburn with dominant pitching in the first two games of a Southeastern Conference series, the Mississippi State baseball team broke out the bats Sunday afternoon. MSU collected a season-high 19 hits and finished a three-game

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Bulldogs complete sweep at Missouri

Reid Humphreys

  COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mississippi State took delight in working a few extra hours on the holiday weekend. Winning its second extra-inning contest of the weekend, the Bulldogs used a two-RBI single by Reid Humphreys in the top half of

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Brown’s big day lifts MSU to series-clinching win at Missouri

Cody Brown had a career-high four hits in Saturday's win. (Photo Courtesy of MSU Athletics)

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mississippi State junior left-hander Ross Mitchell delivered again for the Diamond Dawgs Saturday afternoon. Throwing his third complete game in six career starts, MSU clinched a weekend Southeastern Conference series by knocking off Missouri 6-2 in the middle game

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Postgame interviews: Georgia

Mississippi State won an SEC series at Georgia for the first time since 1997 over they weekend by sweeping a Saturday doubleheader 6-1 and 4-1 following a 7-1 loss on Friday. MSU also snapped a nine-game losing streak at Foley Field in

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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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Strong pitching still the story in State scrimmages

  STARKVILLE – Starting pitchers Brandon Woodruff and Ben Bracewell combined to strike out eight with zero earned runs allowed in 7 1/3 total innings Friday night at Dudy Noble Field, as Team Black picked up a 2-1 win vs. Team Gray. All three

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Diamond Dogs tie to begin 2014 scrimmages

  STARKVILLE – Mississippi State’s pitching staff looked strong in the team’s first intrasquad scrimmage of 2014, resulting in a 1-1 seven-inning tie Saturday afternoon at Dudy Noble Field. “It was a pretty competitive game,” head coach John Cohen said.

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White wins Bulldog World Series

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9jjsYY3ehAI[/youtube] 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

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