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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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Humphreys happy to be at MSU

Reid Humphreys made 15 starts as a true freshman this past season. (Bill Simmonds/ Mississippi State)

Reid Humphreys is the younger brother of Tyler Moore of the Washington Nationals. Last year, Humphreys had the opportunity to join his brother in professional baseball when the Nationals selected him in the 36th round of the MLB Draft. However,

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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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Postgame interviews: Diamond Classic

Mississippi State won a pair of ball games in a doubleheader Saturday over Eastern Illinois (4-3) and Michigan State (7-1). After the days events head coach John Cohen, freshman pitcher Austin Sexton and freshman designated hitter Reid Humphreys discussed the

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Bulldog bats stay hot in win against the Mount

STARKVILLE – For the second-consecutive day, Mississippi State plated double-digit runs against Mount St. Mary’s, cruising to a 10-1 victory Wednesday afternoon at Dudy Noble Field. Senior Demarcus Henderson, redshirt junior Wes Rea and senior Brett Pirtle each tallied two RBIs. Freshman Reid Humphreys,

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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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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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White wins after Vickerson’s walk-off single

Jonathan Holder earned the save on Sunday. (AP Photo/Eric Francis)

STARKVILLE – Nick Vickerson had one of the most famous walk-off hits ever at Mississippi State. Vickerson belted a two-run homer in Game 2 of the Gainesville Super Regional in 2011 to give the Bulldogs a 4-3 victory over Florida.

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