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Sac State baseball is ready to shine under the lights

Chris Lewis swings at the ball against Fresno State at Raley Field, Wednesday, April 27. Lewis went two for six at the plate and scored two runs.
Jerod Moreno May 3, 2016

All the way back to when Sacramento State first started fielding a baseball team in 1947, the Hornets have relied on Mother Nature to supply the light the team needed to play ball. After two long...

Hornets win in walk-off fashion

The Sacramento State baseball team rushes Gunner Pollman after hitting a walk off hit against Fresno State at Raley Field, Wednesday, April 27.
David Somers April 28, 2016

Will Soto’s coaches and teammates knew he was due for something big. And the sophomore third baseman could not have picked a better time to deliver on their expectations.   Sacramento...

Age is just a number for Matt Smith

Jerod Moreno April 18, 2016

Matt Smith is a true freshman who is making a huge impact on Sacramento State’s baseball team, although you wouldn’t guess he’s a freshman just by looking at him. Smith has always been a bigger...

Hornets stop three-game skid

Jerod Moreno March 16, 2016

Coming off of a three-game sweep at the hands of Arizona, the Sacramento State baseball team bounced back, as the Hornets defeated William Jessup University 6-1 Tuesday afternoon. Sac State (9-6)...

Hornets swept by Arizona

Trent Goodrich swings and makes contact with the ball against Nevada at Raley Field, Wednesday, March 9. The Hornets beat the Wolfpack 5-2.
Jerod Moreno March 13, 2016

Sacramento State's baseball team was unable to pick up a win over Arizona in the three-game series, as the Hornets fell to the Wildcats 8-4 Sunday afternoon in Tucson, Arizona. Sac State (8-6) starting...

Arizona puts on a clinic against Hornets

Jerod Moreno March 13, 2016

Sacramento State's baseball team struggled in all three phases of the game during Saturday's meeting with Arizona, as it was routed 23-1 Saturday afternoon. Sac State starting pitcher Grant Kukuk...

Hornets baseball wins third straight

The Sacramento Baseball team starts the 2016 season against Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama, Friday, Feb. 19. The Hornets ended the 2015 season 33-27.
Jerod Moreno February 24, 2016

The Sacramento State baseball team took the lead early and never looked back, leading them to a 4-2 victory over the previously undefeated Northwestern State Demons Wednesday evening. Sac State...

Baseball finishes sweep of Northern Colorado with 9-3 victory

Kevin L. Shepherd May 10, 2015

Scotty Burcham's two home runs led the red-hot Sacramento State Hornets to a game-three victory and series sweep of the University of Northern Colorado Bears 9-3 today in Western Athletic Conference play...

Baseball sweeps Northern Colorado in doubleheader

Kevin L. Shepherd May 9, 2015

Nathan Lukes became the Sacramento State Hornets' all-time hits leader with his third inning solo home run, propelling the Hornets to a 9-3 victory over the University of Northern Colorado Bears today...

Baseball routs UC Davis 7-1 at Raley Field

Kevin L. Shepherd May 5, 2015

Stellar pitching from Jake Stassi and 12 hits from a hot offense was enough for the Sacramento State Hornets to beat the visiting UC Davis Aggies 7-1 under the lights at Raley Field. The Hornets completed...

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