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Colorado comes to terms with Humphreys

Reid Humphreys signed with the Colorado Rockies for $227,400. (Kelly Price/ Mississippi State)

Mississippi State left fielder/ closer Reid Humphreys came to terms with the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday and signed a $227,400 contract. The Rockies selected Humphreys in the seventh round with the 200th overall pick. The 6-foot-1, 205-pounder from Brandon signed

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Arizona rallies to end Bulldogs’ season

Mississippi State was on cruise control up 5-1 in the bottom of the eighth inning over Arizona. But the Wildcats halted things with four runs in their final two at bats to tie the game and then won it in

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Rockies take Humphreys 200th overall

Junior left fielder/ pitcher Reid Humphreys became the second Mississippi State player picked in the 2016 MLB Draft on Friday. Humphreys was selected in the seventh round (200th overall) by the Colorado Rockies. It was the second time the Brandon

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Arizona preview

Freshman reliever Noah Hughes was lost for the year in early April with Tommy John surgery. (Kelly Price/ Mississippi State)

There are 1,475 miles that separate Arizona’s Hi Corbett Field from Dudy Noble Field, where the Wildcats will take on Mississippi State in the Starkville Super Regional this weekend. Yet despite the distance, there is plenty of familiarity between the

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State pitches its way to regional sweep

  STARKVILLE – Not even a two hour, 10-minute thunderstorm delay could damper the spirits of 9,092 Mississippi State fans nor deter Zac Houston from his mission Sunday night. The Mississippi State junior right-handed pitcher gave the maroon and white

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Cal State Fullerton preview

Freshman left-handed pitcher Konnor Pilkington was mentioned as one of three potential starters for today's game. (Kelly Price/ Mississippi State)

Top-seeded Mississippi State had to wait a while to learn its opponent this afternoon for Game 4 of the Starkville Regional. No. 2 seed Cal State Fullerton and No. 3 seed Louisiana Tech had their game suspended in the bottom

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Florida preview

Ethan Small has made 15 relief appearances as a true freshman for Mississippi State. (Kelly Price/ Mississippi State)

HOOVER, Ala., – No. 3 Mississippi State saw its 12-game winning streak come to an end in the early morning hours of Friday, falling 6-2 to LSU. Now the top-seeded Bulldogs face elimination as they take on No. 4 seed

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LSU preview

Junior Blake Smith had a three pitch strikeout on Wednesday to earn his fourth save. (Kelly Price/ Mississippi State)

HOOVER, Ala., – Top-seeded Mississippi State had to wait into the wee hours of Thursday morning to learn their opponent for later tonight. No. 5 seed LSU bested Florida 5-3 in 14 innings in a five hour, 17-minute affair to

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Cohen talks SEC Tournament

Mississippi State is 10-6 in the SEC Tournament under John Cohen including a championship in 2012. (AP Photo/Dave Martin)

Mississippi State head coach John Cohen participated with the rest of the league’s coaches on a teleconference Monday to preview this year’s SEC Tournament. Here is a transcript of Cohen’s time on the call. Opening statement: Cohen: “Our kids are

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Bulldogs seek worst to first finish

  STARKVILLE – After finishing dead last in the Southeastern Conference a year ago, Mississippi State hoped to be playing meaningful baseball in May this season. The fourth-ranked Bulldogs have now positioned themselves for a share or an outright SEC

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Three Bulldogs named finalists for Ferriss Trophy

Three Mississippi State players are among the five finalists for the C Spire Ferriss Trophy, which is presented annually to the top college baseball player in Mississippi. Junior pitcher Dakota Hudson, junior outfielder/pitcher Reid Humphreys and freshman outfielder Jake Mangum

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