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Paxton Stover has made one relief appearance as a true freshman. (Mississippi State)

No. 22 Mississippi State hopes to keep its perfect 8-0 start going in its first midweek action of the year. The Diamond Dogs host instate opponent Alcorn State at 4 p.m. today. MSU had its initial midweek game against Mississippi

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Postgame interviews: Marshall

No. 24 Mississippi State rallied back from a 2-0 deficit to defeat Marshall 6-2 on Friday night. Afterwards the Daily Journal spoke with Bulldogs skipper John Cohen as well as pitcher Preston Brown and centerfielder Jacob Robson.

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Marshall, Alabama A&M preview

Luke Reynolds is set for his second weekend of action as a Bulldog after doubling in his first. 
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Mississippi State’s opening weekend was a success going 4-0 and outscoring Cincinnati and Miami (Ohio) 48-15 during the four-game round robin series. The 24th-ranked Bulldogs are gearing up for another four-game set with Marshall and Alabama A&M starting against the

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Postgame interviews: Cincinnati (Friday)

Mississippi State won its season opener 6-2 over Cincinnati on Friday. Following the game, the Daily Journal caught up with head coach John Cohen, senior pitcher Preston Brown, junior catcher Josh Lovelady, junior second baseman John Holland and senior shortstop

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Cincinnati, Miami preview

Senior outfielder Jake Vickerson stole 11 bases last season and is the Bulldogs top returning base thief. (Lauren Wood/ Daily Journal)

Mississippi State has plenty of questions entering its 125th baseball season. The good news for coach John Cohen is that many of those questions will be answered by Tuesday night. The Diamond Dogs open the year with five games in

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Video: Preston Brown, Lucas Laster

Mississippi State pitchers Preston Brown and Lucas Laster will each take the mound for starts on opening weekend. Brown will get the ball against Cincinnati on Friday. The duo spoke about their expectations with reporters on Thursday.

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Pitcher preview

Mississippi State is one of the few teams on the college baseball landscape to return with its weekend pitching rotation intact. Seniors Trevor Fitts and Ross Mitchell along with junior Preston Brown are all back for the Bulldogs but that

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Video: Preston Brown

Mississippi State right-handed pitcher Preston Brown pitched well as a sophomore last season before suffering an injury. Brown is back healthy and will factor into the Bulldogs weekend rotation.

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Cohen previews 2015 Diamond Dogs

Mississippi State skipper John Cohen shared his thoughts on the 2015 edition of the Diamond Dogs during media day on Saturday. Opening Statement… “Our kids are really excited about playing somebody else. We have done a lot of drill work.

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Brown shines in scrimmage

With one week until Opening Day, redshirt junior right-hander Preston Brown played the role of a Friday night ace, leading Maroon to a 4-2 victory against Gray in Mississippi State baseball’s eighth intrasquad scrimmage of the spring. The seven-inning exhibition Friday

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Diamond Dogs begin practice today

Wes Rea and John Cohen get spring practice underway at Mississippi State today. (AP Photo/Hal Yeager)

Mississippi State’s road to Omaha starts today as the Bulldogs conduct their first practice of the spring at 3:45 p.m. The Diamond Dogs will also practice at 1 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. All practices are free and open to

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