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Three Sacramento State baseball players selected in MLB Draft

Three Sacramento State baseball players selected in MLB Draft

Alex Daniels, Opinion editor

June 6, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Featured, Sports

Three Sacramento State baseball players were selected in the MLB Draft that lasted Monday-Wednesday. Junior outfielder James Outman was selected with the last pick in the seventh round and 224th overall by the Los Angeles Dodgers. Outman hit .253 with 11 home runs and 40 RBIs this season. Outman has ...

Home runs hurt baseball team in 5-2 defeat to University of Arizona

Home runs hurt baseball team in 5-2 defeat to University of Arizona

Alex Daniels

May 14, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Sacramento State baseball team lost 5-2 to the University of Arizona on Monday at John Smith Field. The Hornets (28-23, 14-7 Western Athletic Conference) finish the season with a 4-5 record against the Pac-12 following Monday’s defeat to the Wildcats (32-20, 10-14 Pac-12). The Wildcats scored a...

Baseball team sweeps season series against UC Davis after 5-2 win

Baseball team sweeps season series against UC Davis after 5-2 win

Alex Daniels

May 9, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Sacramento State baseball team defeated UC Davis 5-2 in the Causeway Classic on Tuesday at John Smith Field to sweep the season series. The Hornets (27-20, 13-5 Western Athletic Conference) defeated the Aggies (15-28, 7-11 Big West Conference) in the only prior matchup this season 8-2 on Apri...

Brahms ties strikeout record as baseball team wins series against Seattle University

Brahms ties strikeout record as baseball team wins series against Seattle University

Alex Daniels

May 6, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Sacramento State baseball team won two out of three games against Seattle University over the weekend at John Smith Field. Sophomore pitcher Parker Brahms, who started game three of the series, tied his own Sac State program record with 14 strikeouts. He had precisely thrown 14 strikeouts on Ap...

Baseball team takes 2 out of 3 games against Northern Colorado

Baseball team takes 2 out of 3 games against Northern Colorado

Alex Daniels

April 15, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Sacramento State baseball team continued its early success in Western Athletic Conference play after taking two out of three games against Northern Colorado over the weekend at John Smith Field. The Hornets (18-16, 7-2 WAC) began the series against the Bears (20-16, 4-8 WAC) with a 5-0 victory...

Baseball team blown out 14-7 against Tigers

Baseball team blown out 14-7 against Tigers

Alex Daniels

April 11, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports

After winning seven straight games, the Sacramento State baseball team was blown out 14-7 to the University of the Pacific on Tuesday at John Smith Field. The Hornets (16-15, 5-1 Western Athletic Conference) — which defeated the Tigers by the score of 9-2 earlier in the season on Feb. 27 — ne...

Baseball program turns season around as WAC play is in full swing

Baseball program turns season around as WAC play is in full swing

Alex Daniels

April 8, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Featured, Sports

The Sacramento State baseball team, which struggled to begin the season, is beginning to show signs of improvement as Western Athletic Conference competition has approached. The Hornets (16-14, 5-1 WAC) — which are the defending WAC Champions from last season — were 5-10 following a four-game ser...

Hornets sweep Chicago State in 3-game baseball series

Hornets sweep Chicago State in 3-game baseball series

Alex Daniels

April 8, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Sacramento State baseball team swept Chicago State in a three-game series on Saturday and Sunday at John Smith Field. The Hornets (16-14, 6-1 Western Athletic Conference) were originally supposed to play the Cougars (5-23, 0-9 WAC) on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, but rain on Friday forced the...

Sac State sophomore pitcher continues to bring in the accolades

Sac State sophomore pitcher continues to bring in the accolades

Shaun Holkko

March 12, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Sacramento State sophomore pitcher Parker Brahms’ hard work is paying off as he has been dominant and made an impression on major league scouts this season. Brahms put himself on the map nationally as a freshman after earning several accolades including Collegiate Baseball Freshman All-American,...

Baseball team loses 3 out of 4 games to Broncos

Baseball team loses 3 out of 4 games to Broncos

Alex Daniels

March 11, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Despite scoring a season-high 10 runs in the first game and having the lead in the ninth inning of the third game, the Sacramento State baseball team lost three out of four games against Santa Clara University. The Hornets (6-10) started the series ‒ which began with the first two games in Santa C...

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