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Diamond Dogs drop road opener at Kentucky

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Mississippi State found the going tough in its first road game of the season. The 20th-ranked Bulldogs could not overcome a seven-run second inning as they dropped a 10-2 decision to Kentucky in the opening game of

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Kentucky preview

John Holland is tied for second on the team with a dozen RBI. (Mississippi State)

After a 23-game homestand to start the season, Mississippi State will venture out on the road for the first time traveling to Kentucky for a three-game series beginning at 5:30 p.m. CT today. Coach John Cohen felt it was important

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Bulldogs,Tide to play Saturday doubleheader

Mississippi State’s Southeastern Conference opener with Alabama has been canceled for Friday due to inclement weather. The Twin State rivals will instead play a Saturday doubleheader beginning at 1 p.m. Sunday’s series finale has not been affected and is still

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Alabama preview

Ryan Gridley entes his first SEC series with a .339 batting average and tied for the team lead with 11 RBI. (Mississippi State)

No. 22 Mississippi State got off to a strong 13-0 start to the season. But since that time the Bulldogs have lost four of their last six games and have scored two runs or less three times during that span.

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Western Kentucky preview

Freshman outfielder Joey Swinarski is still seeking his first hit as a Bulldog. (Mississippi State)

No. 22 Mississippi State has lost three of its last four games since beginning the year 13-0. The Diamond Dogs will get one final tune-up before SEC play arrives hosting Western Kentucky for a two-game midweek set starting today at

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State drops series opener to San Diego

STARKVILLE – On a cold night at Dudy Noble Field, No. 7 Mississippi State could not get the bats heated up as the Bulldogs dropped a 2-1 decision to San Diego Friday in the opening game of a three-game series.

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San Diego preview

Sophomore catcher Gavin Collins has missed the first three weeks with a hamate injury in his left hand. (AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman)

No. 15 Mississippi State will get one final non-conference weekend test before the grind of the Southeastern Conference begins. The Bulldogs welcome San Diego to Starkville for a three-game set, which will also be MSU’s first this season. John Cohen‘s

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Bulldogs bump up Friday’s game

Inclement weather has once again forced Mississippi State to change its plans on the diamond. The 15th-ranked Bulldogs have bumped up the first pitch of Friday’s series opener against San Diego to 4 p.m. The game was originally scheduled to

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Postgame interviews: Arizona

No. 22 Mississippi State improved to 10-0 on the young season by edging Arizona 4-2 on Friday. Following the game the Daily Journal caught up with head coach John Cohen, junior pitcher Preston Brown and senior outfielder Jake Vickerson.

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Arizona, Samford preview

John Cohen has been pleased with the level of competition Mississippi State has faced in the early stages of the season so far. The Diamond Dogs are ranked No. 22 in the country and are also one of only three

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Alcorn State preview

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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