The State Hornet

Baseball team enjoys costumed Halloween game

Jeremiah Martinez

October 30, 2015

It wasn’t an ordinary day at the ballpark on Friday. Sacramento State baseball held its third annual Halloween game at John Smith Field, which features players dressed in costume. The costume selection from the team featured Cartman, Kenny, Kyle and Stan from the animated series “South...

Sac State baseball’s six-game winning streak snapped by Portland Pilots

Sheldon Kohatsu

February 22, 2015

After scoring a combined 19 runs in the previous two games against the University of Portland, Sacramento State baseball was held scoreless snapping its six game-winning streak with a 2-0 loss.The Hornets did not look like their normal fiery team on the windy day at John Smith Field and were unable t...

Moses’ walk-off hit gives baseball 3-2 win over University of Portland Pilots

Kevin L. Shepherd

February 20, 2015

Senior Kyle Moses provided the game-winning RBI single in the ninth inning as the Sacramento State baseball team got their second consecutive walk-off win with a 3-2 victory over the visiting University of Portland Pilots on Friday, Feb. 20, in game one of a four-game series.“I wanted to get that four...

Deely’s walk-off single secures Sac State baseball’s 8-7 win over Utah

Jordan Waterman

February 16, 2015

After several lead changes, the three and a half hour marathon was capped off with a walk-off single by Dan Deely in the ninth inning, propelling Sacramento State past the University of Utah in the Hornets' 8-7 victory on Monday afternoon at John Smith Field.With the bases loaded in the bottom of th...

Baseball falls to Utah 6-4 in 2015 season opener

Kevin L. Shepherd

February 13, 2015

University of Utah capitalized on three hit batters in a four-run seventh inning and held on late with the tying run at the plate for Sacramento State in a 6-4 win over the Hornets Friday at John Smith Field in the 2015 season opener for both teams.Sac State led 2-0 and 3-2 in the game, but the Utes...

Baseball excited to compete in 2015

Mike McGough

October 14, 2014

Sacramento State’s baseball program has announced its schedule for its upcoming 2015 season.The Division I team went 40-24 in a 64-game 2014 regular season before becoming Western Athletic Conference (WAC) champions. The team is slated to play in 56 games, not including potential playoff and tournamen...