May 18, 2016 | Baseball Schuknecht Nominated for D1 Hero of the Week Cal Poly senior outfielder John Schuknecht has been nominated for the D1 Baseball Hero of the Week.
May 18, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit UC Riverside for Weekend Big West Baseball Series Cal Poly (29-22, 9-9 Big West), all alone in fourth place in the Big West Conference standings after winning its series at home against UC Irvine, plays its final road games of the 2016 regular season this weekend, visiting UC Riverside (22-27, 8-10 Big West) for a three-game Big West series.
May 17, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies to Defeat CSU Bakersfield, 6-4 Nick Meyer and Michael Sanderson produced RBI singles in the seventh inning as Cal Poly turned a 4-3 deficit into a 5-4 lead and went on to post a 6-4 triumph over CSU Bakersfield in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night at Hardt Field.
May 16, 2016 | Baseball Condon to Join Larry Lee Radio Show Monday at 6 p.m. on ESPN 1280 The Larry Lee Radio Show returns to the airwaves on Monday from Charlie's Place in San Luis Obispo. The Cal Poly baseball head coach will preview the upcoming week's four games, including the three game conference series at UC Riverside. Cal Poly softball head coach Jenny Condon is also scheduled to joing Monday's show.
May 16, 2016 | Baseball Papa John's/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Month: Brett Barbier Brett Barbier had a scorching April where he produced a 16-game hitting streak and reached base safely in 40 straight games, earning the Papa John's/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Month award.
May 16, 2016 | Baseball Schuknecht Earns Third Big West Field Player of the Week Award Cal Poly senior right fielder John Schuknecht has been named Big West Conference Field Player of the Week for the third time this season, thanks in part to his second career grand slam.
May 16, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Plays Final Midweek Game Tuesday Night at CSU Bakersfield Cal Poly (28-22, 9-9 Big West), all alone in fourth place in the Big West Conference standings after winning its series at home against UC Irvine, steps away from Big West play one more time as the Mustangs visit CSU Bakersfield (15-34, 9-14 Western Athletic) for their final midweek game of the 2016 season Tuesday night.
May 15, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Big West Series Against UC Irvine With 17-5 Triumph Senior right fielder John Schuknecht belted his second career grand slam and knocked in a career-high six runs while junior right-hander Justin Calomeni struck out a career-high 11 as Cal Poly clinched its Big West Conference baseball series against UC Irvine with a 17-5 triumph Sunday afternoon before 1,387 in Baggett Stadium.
May 15, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. UC Irvine Baseball Highlights -- May 15, 2016 Highlights of Cal Poly's 17-5 victory over UC Irvine on Sunday, May 15, 2016, in Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
May 14, 2016 | Baseball UC Irvine Evens Big West Series, Taking Advantage of Five Cal Poly Errors UC Irvine shattered a 2-1 game with nine runs in the final three innings en route to an 11-2 victory over Cal Poly in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday night before 1,331 inside Baggett Stadium.
May 13, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly, Dignity Health Announce Clubhouse Project Partnership Cal Poly and Dignity Health Central Coast are proud to announce their partnership on the Baggett Stadium Enhancement Project. The project includes a new two-story baseball clubhouse and permanent seating which will raise the capacity of Baggett Stadium to between 3,250 and 3,500.
May 13, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Big West Series Against UC Irvine With 9-1 Victory Freshman left fielder Alex McKenna hit his sixth home run of the season, drove in five runs, and redshirt freshman right-hander Spencer Howard earned his third victory of the season in his first collegiate start, lifting Cal Poly to a 9-1 triumph over UC Irvine in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday night before 1,121 inside Baggett Stadium.
May 11, 2016 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Fien Waived by Twins, Signs With Dodgers After allowing three runs in two innings against Houston on May 4, former Cal Poly pitcher Casey Fien was waived by the Minnesota Twins.
May 11, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Returns Home This Weekend to Host UC Irvine in Big West Series Cal Poly (26-21, 7-8 Big West), tied for first place with Cal State Fullerton in the Big West Conference standings two weeks ago before getting swept at Long Beach State and CSUN, resumes Big West play this weekend with a three-game series against UC Irvine (27-19, 7-8 Big West). The two teams share fourth place with UC Riverside in the Big West.
May 10, 2016 | Baseball Three-Run Home Run by Fresno State Sends Cal Poly to 9-5 Defeat Freshman pinch hitter Jeremiah Burks belted a three-run home run to snap a 4-4 tie in the fifth inning and Fresno State went on to beat Cal Poly 9-5 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night inside Pete Beiden Field at Bob Bennett Stadium.
May 9, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Plays Midweek Rematch at Fresno State on Tuesday Night Cal Poly (26-20, 7-8 Big West), tied for first place with Cal State Fullerton in the Big West Conference standings two weeks ago before getting swept at Long Beach State and CSUN, Steps away from Big West play Tuesday night with a single non-conference contest at Mountain West Conference leader Fresno State (32-17, 19-8 Mountain West).
May 8, 2016 | Baseball CSUN Earns Walk-Off 2-1 Big West Baseball Victory Over Cal Poly Dylan Alexander's bases-loaded single to the gap in right field with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning lifted CSUN to a 2-1 Mother's Day victory over Cal Poly and a sweep of its three-game Big West Conference baseball series Sunday afternoon at Matador Field.
May 8, 2016 | Baseball Conover to Join Larry Lee Radio Show Monday at 6 p.m. on ESPN 1280 The Larry Lee Radio Show returns to the airwaves on Monday from Charlie's Place in San Luis Obispo. The Cal Poly baseball head coach will preview the upcoming week's four games, including the three game conference series versus UC Irvine. Cal Poly's Director of Track and Cross Country Mark Conover is also scheduled to join Monday's show.
May 7, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to CSUN 7-2 in Opener of Series CSUN scored five runs in the fourth inning to overcome a 2-1 deficit and went on to beat Cal Poly 7-2 in the opening game of a Big West Conference doubleheader Saturday afternoon at Matador Field.
May 7, 2016 | Baseball CSUN Sweeps Big West Doubleheader Against Cal Poly A pair of crooked numbers – five runs in the fourth inning of the opener and three tallies in the seventh inning of the nightcap – lifted CSUN to a doubleheader sweep against Cal Poly on Saturday afternoon at Matador Field.
May 6, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Game on Friday at CSUN Postponed Due to Rain Cal Poly's Big West Conference baseball game Friday at CSUN has been postponed due to rain. The Mustangs and Matadors will play a doubleheader Saturday at 11 a.m.
May 6, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Adds Cypress College Outfielder to Recruiting Class Designated hitter/outfielder Elijah Skipps, who played baseball at Arizona during the 2015 season, has signed a grant-in-aid and will continue his baseball career at Cal Poly next spring.
May 4, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Resumes Big West Conference Play This Weekend at CSUN Cal Poly (26-17, 7-5 Big West), which won 10 of its first 12 games for the second time in three years, fell out of a tie for first place with Cal State Fullerton in the Big West Conference by losing all three games at Long Beach State and snapped a four-game losing streak with a win over Santa Clara on Tuesday night, resumes Big West Conference play this weekend with a three-game series at CSUN (25-16, 4-11 Big West).
May 3, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Snaps Four-Game Losing Streak With 6-2 Win Over Santa Clara Freshman right-hander Bobby Ay earned his first collegiate victory while Michael Sanderson and Dylan Doherty both drove in a pair of runs as Cal Poly snapped a four-game losing streak with a 6-2 non-conference victory over Santa Clara on Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium.
May 3, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. Santa Clara Baseball Highlights -- May 3, 2016 Highlights of Cal Poly's 6-2 win over Santa Clara on Tuesday, May 3, 2016, in Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
May 2, 2016 | Baseball Walsh to Join Larry Lee Radio Show Monday at 6 p.m. on ESPN 1280 The Larry Lee Radio Show returns to the airwaves on Monday from Charlie's Place in San Luis Obispo. The Cal Poly baseball head coach will preview the upcoming week's four games, including the three game conference series at CSUN. For the second time this season, Cal Poly football head coach Tim Walsh is also scheduled to join the broadcast.
May 2, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host Santa Clara on Tuesday, Seeking to Snap Losing Streak Cal Poly (25-17, 7-5 Big West), which won 10 of its first 12 games for the second time in three years but fell out of a tie for first place with Cal State Fullerton in the Big West Conference by losing all three games at Long Beach State last weekend, plays its final home midweek game Tuesday night, hosting Santa Clara (19-22, 6-12 West Coast) inside Baggett Stadium.
May 1, 2016 | Baseball Long Beach State Completes Big West Series Sweep, Beats Cal Poly 4-1 Long Beach State completed a sweep of its three-game Big West Conference baseball series against Cal Poly on Sunday with a come-from-behind 4-1 triumph at Blair Field.
April 30, 2016 | Baseball Long Beach State Clinches Big West Series Against Cal Poly With 2-0 Win Long Beach State clinched its Big West Conference baseball series against Cal Poly with a 2-0 victory Saturday afternoon at Blair Field.
April 29, 2016 | Baseball Long Beach State Erases Early Deficit, Defeats Cal Poly 14-3 Trailing 3-0 after one inning, Long Beach State scored 14 unanswered runs on 21 hits and beat Cal Poly 14-3 in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday night at Blair Field.
April 28, 2016 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Quintet of Ex-Cal Poly Players Seeing the Ball Well Former Cal Poly standout and current Colorado Rockies prospect Brian Mundell went 4-for-4 with his first two homers of the season, a double, a career-high five RBIs and three runs scored in the Asheville Tourists' 11-7 thumping of visiting Hagerstown on Wednesday night.
April 27, 2016 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Kyle Smith Sophomore southpaw Kyle Smith, who combined with Justin Bruihl on a two-hit shutout against UC Santa Barbara on Friday night, has been selected as the Coca-Cola/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
April 27, 2016 | Baseball First-Place Cal Poly Resumes Big West Play at Long Beach State This Weekend Cal Poly (25-14, 7-2 Big West), which won 10 of its first 12 games for the second time in three years and moved into a tie for first place with Cal State Fullerton in the Big West Conference by sweeping Blue-Green rival UC Santa Barbara last weekend, continues Big West play this weekend with a three-game series at Long Beach State (23-16, 6-6 Big West).
April 26, 2016 | Baseball Six-Game Winning Streak Snapped as Cal Poly Falls to California, 5-4 A two-run home run by Robbie Tenerowicz wiped out a 3-1 Cal Poly lead and No. 20 California went on to beat the No. 19 Mustangs 5-4 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday afternoon at Evans Diamond.
April 25, 2016 | Baseball Carless to Join Larry Lee Show Monday at 6 p.m. on ESPN 1280 The Larry Lee Radio Show returns to the airwaves on Monday from Charlie's Place in San Luis Obispo. The Cal Poly baseball head coach will discuss the previous series sweep of UC Santa Barbara and preview the four upcoming games this week. Cal Poly men's tennis head coach Nick Carless is also scheduled to join the broadcast.
April 25, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly’s Schuknecht, Smith Sweep Big West Weekly Baseball Awards After a sweep of a key Big West Conference baseball series against Nos. 9/11/13 UC Santa Barbara over the weekend at Baggett Stadium, Cal Poly swept the conference’s field player and pitcher of the week awards.
April 25, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Ranked No. 19 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper, No. 29 by NCBWA For the first time since the 2015 preseason polls, the Cal Poly baseball program has earned a national ranking -- No. 19 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper and No. 29 by the NCBWA.
April 25, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Plays Midweek Rematch at No. 20 Cal on Tuesday Afternoon Cal Poly (25-13, 7-2 Big West), which won 10 of its first 12 games for the second time in three years and moved into a tie for first place with Cal State Fullerton in the Big West Conference by sweeping Blue-Green rival UC Santa Barbara last weekend, visits California (22-14, 9-9 Pac-12) for a single non-conference game Tuesday afternoon.
April 24, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Completes Sweep of UC Santa Barbara Series With 4-3 Victory Sophomore right-hander Jarred Zill earned his fourth victory as Cal Poly extended its winning streak to a season-long six games by completing a three-game Big West Conference series sweep against Blue-Green rival and Nos. 9/11/13-ranked UC Santa Barbara with a 4-3 triumph Sunday afternoon before 1,505 in Baggett Stadium.
April 24, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. UC Santa Barbara Baseball Highlights -- April 24, 2016 Highlights of Cal Poly's 4-3 victory over UC Santa Barbara on Sunday, April 24, 2016, in Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
April 23, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches UC Santa Barbara Series With 10-5 Victory Erich Uelmen overcame a rough start and earned his fifth win of the year while third baseman Michel Sanderson produced three hits and a pair of RBI as Cal Poly clinched its Big West Conference baseball series against No. 9/11/13 UC Santa Barbara with a 10-5 victory Saturday night before 2,269 inside Baggett Stadium.
April 23, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. UC Santa Barbara Baseball Highlights -- April 23, 2016 Highlights of Cal Poly's 10-5 victory over UC Santa Barbara on Saturday, April 23, 2016, in Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
April 22, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Blanks UC Santa Barbara 7-0 in Big West Series Opener Kyle Smith and Justin Bruihl combined on a two-hit shutout with 12 strikeouts and John Schuknecht drove in three runs as Cal Poly opened a three-game Big West Conference baseball series against first-place UC Santa Barbara with a 7-0 victory Friday night before 1,302 in Baggett Stadium.
April 22, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. UC Santa Barbara Baseball Highlights -- April 22, 2016 Highlights of Cal Poly's 7-0 victory over UC Santa Barbara on Friday, April 22, 2016, in Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
April 21, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. UC Santa Barbara Baseball Series Preview Preview of Cal Poly's Big West Conference baseball series against Blue-Green rival UC Santa Barbara, scheduled for April 22-24 inside Baggett Stadium.
April 20, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Resumes Big West Play With Home Series Against UCSB Cal Poly (22-13, 4-2 Big West), which won 10 of its first 12 games for the second time in three years and opened Big West Conference play with series wins over Cal State Fullerton and Hawai’i, resumes Big West play this weekend with a three-game series against Blue-Green rival and nationally ranked UC Santa Barbara (25-7-1, 5-1 Big West).
April 19, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns 7-1 Victory Over Central California Rival Fresno State Nick Meyer and Michael Sanderson each drove in two runs and Thomas Triantos pitched four scoreless innings for his second win as Cal Poly stretched its winning streak to three games with a 7-1 victory over Fresno State on Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium.
April 18, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host Central California Rival Fresno State for Single Game Cal Poly (21-13, 4-2 Big West), which won 10 of its first 12 games for the second time in three years and opened Big West Conference play with series wins over Cal State Fullerton and Hawai’i, steps away from Big West play Tuesday night with a single non-conference game against Central California rival Fresno State (24-13, 12-6 Mountain West) inside Baggett Stadium.
April 17, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Hawaii Series on Sunday With 5-2 Victory Jarred Zill earned his third win and five different Mustangs drove in runs as Cal Poly defeated Hawaii 5-2 in the rubber game of their Big West Conference baseball series Sunday afternoon in Les Murakami Stadium.
April 16, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Evens Big West Series at Hawaii With 5-4 Victory Freshman shortstop Kyle Marinconz produced his first four-hit game as a Mustang, driving in a pair of runs, as Cal Poly evened its Big West Conference baseball series at a game apiece with a 5-4 victory over Hawaii on Saturday night before 3,881 in Les Murakami Stadium.
April 15, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Hawai'I 6-3 in Big West Series Opener Taking advantage of three Cal Poly errors, Hawai'I earned a 6-3 victory in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday night in Les Murakami Stadium.
April 13, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Resumes Big West Play This Weekend at First-Place Hawai’i Cal Poly (19-12, 2-1 Big West), which won 10 of its first 12 games for the second time in three years and opened Big West Conference play with a series win over defending conference champion and 2015 College World Series participant Cal State Fullerton, continues Big West play this weekend with a three-game series at first-place Hawai’i (16-15, 5-1 Big West) inside Les Murakami Stadium.
April 12, 2016 | Baseball Cal Scores Six in Fourth Inning En Route to 7-1 Victory Over Cal Poly Cal scored six runs in the fourth inning, five of them unearned after a two-out error, and went on to beat Cal Poly 7-1 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday afternoon in Baggett Stadium.
April 11, 2016 | Baseball Walsh to Join Larry Lee Radio Show at 6 p.m. Tonight on ESPN 1280 The Larry Lee Radio Show returns to the airwaves on Monday from Charlie's Place in San Luis Obispo. The Cal Poly baseball head coach will preview the Tuesday game versus Cal and weekend road series at Hawai'i, with Cal Poly football coach, Tim Walsh, also joining the show.
April 11, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host No. 17 Cal on Tuesday Afternoon to Close Home Stand Cal Poly (19-11, 2-1 Big West), which won 10 of its first 12 games for the second time in three years and opened Big West Conference play with a series win over defending conference champion and 2015 College World Series participant Cal State Fullerton, will host No. 17 Cal (19-9, 8-4 Pac-12) for a single non-conference game Tuesday afternoon inside Baggett Stadium.
April 10, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Cal State Fullerton Series With 6-3 Victory Kevin Morgan produced three hits and an RBI, Kyle Marinconz and Dylan Doherty both drove in a pair of runs and Jarred Zill earned his third win with 7 1/3 solid innings on the mound as Cal Poly clinched its Big West Conference baseball series against defending conference champion Cal State Fullerton with a 6-3 victory Sunday afternoon before 1,591 in Baggett Stadium.
April 10, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. Cal State Fullerton Baseball Highlights -- April 10, 2016 Highlights of Cal Poly's 6-3 win over Cal State Fullerton on Sunday, April 10, 2016, in Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
April 9, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Game on Saturday Moved Up to 12:30 p.m. Saturday's Big West Conference baseball game between Cal Poly and Cal State Fullerton has been moved to 12:30 p.m. in Baggett Stadium.
April 9, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Evens Big West Series Against Cal State Fullerton With 1-0 Win Sophomore left fielder Josh George’s one-out bases-loaded sacrifice fly to center field tallied the only run of the contest as Cal Poly evened its Big West Conference baseball series against Cal State Fullerton at a game apiece with a 10-inning 1-0 triumph Saturday afternoon inside Baggett Stadium.
April 8, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Cal State Fullerton, 2-1, in Big West Series Opener Held to just one hit in the first six innings, Cal Poly dropped a 2-1 decision to Cal State Fullerton in the opening game of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday night before 1,141 in Baggett Stadium.
April 6, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly to Open Big West Schedule by Hosting Cal State Fullerton Cal Poly (17-10, 0-0 Big West), which won 10 of its first 12 games for the second time in three years and has won four of seven series this season, opens Big West Conference play this weekend by hosting defending conference champion and 2015 College World Series participant Cal State Fullerton (39-25, 3-0 BWC) for a three-game series inside Baggett Stadium.
April 5, 2016 | Baseball Former Cal Poly Third Baseman Dick Morrow Passes Away at Age 87 Dick Morrow, a 1955 Cal Poly graduate and a former Mustang third baseman in the early 1950s, passed away Monday night in an area hospital.
April 5, 2016 | Baseball Santa Clara Earns 10-1 Midweek Victory Over Cal Poly Santa Clara shattered a 1-1 tie with six runs in the fifth inning and coasted to a 10-1 victory over Cal Poly in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night in Stephen Schott Stadium.
April 4, 2016 | Baseball Larry Lee Show Postponed Until Next Monday at 6 p.m. The regularly scheduled Larry Lee Radio Show has been postponed for one week due to the NCAA National Championship airing Monday at 6 p.m. on ESPN 1280. The show, held at Charlie's Place on Foothill Blvd., resumes next Monday, April 11 at 6 p.m.
April 4, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Santa Clara for Final Big West Tuneup Tuesday Night Cal Poly (17-9, 0-0 Big West), which won 10 of its first 12 games for the second time in three years and has won four of seven series this season, plays its final Big West Conference tune-up game Tuesday night, visiting West Coast Conference member Santa Clara (12-14, 2-4 WCC) for a single game inside Stephen Schott Stadium.
April 3, 2016 | Baseball San Jose State Clinches Series Against Cal Poly With 9-7 Victory Cal Poly compiled a 13-hit offensive attack. Freshman center fielder Alex McKenna produced his first four-hit game as a Mustang, knocking in two runs. Sophomore right-hander Erich Uelmen struck out a career-high nine batters.
April 3, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. San Jose State Highlights -- April 3, 2016 Highlights of Cal Poly's 9-7 loss to San Jose State on April 3, 2016, in Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
April 2, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Squanders Lead As San Jose State Rallies in Eighth for 8-5 Win San Jose State erupted for six runs in the eighth inning to turn a one-run deficit into an 8-3 lead and the Spartans went on to beat Cal Poly 8-5 in the second game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Saturday night before 1,217 inside Baggett Stadium.
April 1, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies From Early Three-Run Deficit to Beat San Jose State 7-4 Infielder Kyle Marinconz, designated hitter Alec Smith and left fielder Josh George all collected three hits — Smith and George each driving in a pair of runs -- as Cal Poly rallied from an early 4-1 deficit for its fourth straight win, a 7-4 nod over San Jose State on Friday night before 1,269 inside Baggett Stadium.
April 1, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. San Jose State Baseball Highlights -- April 1, 2016 Highlights of Cal Poly's 7-4 victory over San Jose State in the opener of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night in Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
March 31, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host San Jose State in Final Big West Conference Tune-Up Cal Poly (16-7, 0-0 Big West), which won 10 of its first 12 games for the second time in three years and has won four of six series this season, plays its final Big West Conference tune-up series this weekend, hosting Mountain West Conference member San Jose State (8-16, 3-8 MWC) for three games inside Baggett Stadium.
March 29, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies From Early Deficit to Beat CSU Bakersfield, 8-4 Senior right fielder John Schuknecht continued his hot hitting with two singles and a triple while redshirt freshman right-hander Spencer Howard tossed 3 2/3 scoreless innings for the win as Cal Poly rallied from a 2-0 deficit to beat CSU Bakersfield 8-4 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 29, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. CSU Bakersfield Baseball Highlights Highlights of Cal Poly's 8-4 victory over CSU Bakersfield in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
March 28, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host CSU Bakersfield for First Home Game in Three Weeks Cal Poly (15-7, 0-0 Big West), which won 10 of its first 12 games for the second time in three years and has won four of six series this season, plays its first home game since March 6, hosting Western Athletic Conference member CSU Bakersfield (5-18, 0-3 WAC) for a single game Tuesday night inside Baggett Stadium.
March 27, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. Wichita State Baseball Highlights Highlights of Cal Poly's two wins over Wichita State in a non-conference baseball series March 24-26 in Wichita, Kansas.
March 26, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Wichita State Series With 7-6 Victory Sophomore right-hander Erich Uelmen earned his fourth victory, junior righty Justin Calomeni picked up his second save and Cal Poly, which at one time led by four, held on to beat Wichita State 7-6 in the final game of a three-game non-conference series Saturday afternoon in Eck Stadium.
March 25, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Evens Series Against Wichita State With 7-2 Victory Scoring three times in the first inning, Cal Poly led all the way in a 7-2 victory over Wichita State on Friday night at Eck Stadium, evening the three-game non-conference baseball series at a game apiece.
March 24, 2016 | Baseball Wichita State Wins Opener of Cal Poly Series With 6-0 Victory Junior right-hander Willie Schwanke scattered five hits over eight innings as Wichita State won the opener of a three-game non-conference baseball series against Cal Poly with a 6-0 victory Thursday night in chilly Eck Stadium.
March 23, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Wraps Up 10-Game Road Trip With Series at Wichita State Cal Poly (13-6, 0-0 Big West), which won 10 of its first 12 games for the second time in three years and won a series for the third time in five weeks, taking two of three games against Sacramento State last weekend, concludes its 10-game road trip this weekend, visiting Missouri Valley Conference member Wichita State (6-14, 0-0 MVC) for a three-game series at Eck Stadium.
March 21, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly's Erich Uelmen Earns Big West Pitcher of the Week Award Cal Poly sophomore right-hander Erich Uelmen, who tossed a five-hit shutout Saturday against Sacramento State, has been selected as the Big West Conference Pitcher of the Week.
March 20, 2016 | Baseball Sacramento State Salvages Win in Cal Poly Series With 3-2 Triumph Sacramento State tallied a run in the bottom of the eighth inning to snap a 2-2 tie and held on to beat Cal Poly 3-2 in the finale of a three-game non-conference baseball series Sunday afternoon at John Smith Field.
March 19, 2016 | Baseball Four Homers Lift Cal Poly to Sweep Against Sacramento State Southpaw Kyle Smith and right-hander Erich Uelmen both earned their third wins of the season and Cal Poly hit four home runs, two by freshman center fielder Alex McKenna, to sweep a non-conference baseball doubleheader against Sacramento State on Saturday at John Smith Field.
March 15, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Sacramento State as 10-Game Road Trip Continues Cal Poly (11-5, 0-0 Big West), which won 10 of its first 12 games for the second time in three years and built a five-game winning streak before losing three of four games on the road last week, continues its 10-game road trip this weekend, visiting Western Athletic Conference member Sacramento State (9-6, 0-0 WAC) for a three-game series at John Smith Field.
March 13, 2016 | Baseball Grand Canyon Scores Walk-Off 3-2 Victory Over Cal Poly Thomas LeRouge's fourth hit of the day, a ninth-inning double off the base of the wall in left field, pushed across the winning run as Grand Canyon defeated Cal Poly 3-2 in the finale of a three-game non-conference baseball series Sunday afternoon in Brazell Stadium.
March 13, 2016 | Baseball Larry Lee Radio Show Begins on Monday at 6 p.m. on ESPN 1280 The Larry Lee Radio Show returns to the airwaves on Monday from Charlie's Place in San Luis Obispo. The Cal Poly baseball head coach will discuss the first month of the 2016 season during Monday's show, in addition to looking ahead to a pair of upcoming road series against Sacramento State and Wichita State.
March 12, 2016 | Baseball Pair of Six-Run Innings Lift Grand Canyon to 16-3 Win Over Cal Poly Grand Canyon scored six times in both the second and fifth innings and coasted to a 16-3 victory over Cal Poly in the middle game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Saturday night in Brazell Stadium.
March 11, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Shuts Out Grand Canyon 7-0 in Series Opener Sophomore left-hander Kyle Smith earned his second complete-game victory and freshman center fielder Alex McKenna singled three times as Cal Poly defeated Grand Canyon 7-0 in the opener of a three-game baseball series Friday night in Brazell Stadium.
March 9, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Continues 10-Game Road Trip With Weekend Set at Grand Canyon Cal Poly (10-3, 0-0 Big West), which won 10 of its first 12 games for the second time in three years and built a five-game winning streak before falling at Pepperdine on Tuesday, continues its 10-game road trip this weekend, visiting Western Athletic Conference member Grand Canyon (8-4, 0-0 WAC) for a three-game series at Brazell Stadium.
March 8, 2016 | Baseball Pepperdine Scores 11 in Second En Route to 12-4 Win Over Cal Poly Pepperdine parlayed six hits, three hit batters and a pair of walks into an 11-run second-inning uprising and beat Cal Poly 12-4 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday afternoon at Eddy D. Field Stadium.
March 7, 2016 | Baseball Outfielder John Schuknecht Named Big West Field Player of the Week With an .833 slugging percentage and five extra-base hits in four games last week, Cal Poly senior right fielder John Schuknecht has been selected as the Big West Conference Baseball Field Player of the Week.
March 7, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Pepperdine on Tuesday for First Road Game of Season Cal Poly (10-2, 0-0 Big West), off to a 10-2 start for the second time in three years and owner of a five-game winning streak, hits the road for the first time Tuesday, visiting West Coast Conference member Pepperdine (3-8, 0-0 West Coast) for a single game at Eddy D. Field Stadium.
March 6, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Completes Sweep of San Francisco Series With 7-6 Victory Senior right fielder John Schuknecht capped a strong week at the plate with a double and two-run home run Sunday, lifting Cal Poly to a 7-6 victory over San Francisco and a sweep of their three-game noon-conference series at Baggett Stadium.
March 5, 2016 | Baseball Play Ball! Cal Poly Set to Play USF on Sunday at 1 p.m. Cal Poly’s baseball game against San Francisco, the final game of the three-game series scheduled for Saturday afternoon, has been postponed due to rain and is rescheduled for Sunday at 1 p.m.
March 5, 2016 | Baseball Prospect to Priesthood: Desme Discusses Decision (MLB.com) Former Cal Poly outfielder Grant Desme discusses with MLB.com his decsion to step away from professional baseball in order to become a Catholic priest.
March 4, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies to Defeat San Francisco 2-1 in Opener of Series Four singles and an intentional walk in the bottom of the ninth inning produced two runs and Cal Poly's third walk-off victory in 10 games, a 2-1 decision over San Francisco in the opener of a doubleheader and three-game non-conference series Friday afternoon in Baggett Stadium.
March 4, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Sweeps Friday Doubleheader Against San Francisco, 2-1 and 10-5 Junior third baseman Michael Sanderson knocked in three runs with a double, triple and two singles to spark Cal Poly to a 10-5 victory over San Francisco and a sweep of Friday’s non-conference doubleheader in Baggett Stadium.
March 2, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly to Conclude 12-Game Home Stand by Hosting San Francisco Cal Poly (7-2, 0-0 Big West), which opened its 2016 season with its first four-game series sweep since 2012, split four games last weekend against nationally ranked teams and earned a walk-off win against Pepperdine on Tuesday, concludes its 12-game home stand by hosting San Francisco (2-8, 0-0 West Coast) this weekend in Baggett Stadium.
March 1, 2016 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Erich Uelmen Sophomore right-hander Erich Uelmen, who went the distance for the win Sunday against No. 14 UCLA, has been selected as the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
March 1, 2016 | Baseball Morgan's Ninth-Inning Single Lifts Cal Poly Over Pepperdine, 6-5 Designated hitter Kevin Morgan singled through the right side of the infield, scoring shortstop Kyle Marinconz from second base and giving Cal Poly its second walk-off win of the young baseball season, 6-5 over Pepperdine on Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium.
February 29, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host Pepperdine for Single Game Tuesday Night Cal Poly (6-2, 0-0 Big West), which opened its 2016 season with its first four-game series sweep since 2012 and split four games last weekend against nationally ranked teams, continues its 12-game home stand Tuesday by hosting Pepperdine (3-4, 0-0 West Coast) for a single game at 6 p.m. in Baggett Stadium.
February 29, 2016 | Baseball Tom Lee Lobby Receives Funding from His Three Sons, Baggett, Ronca A committee of five — brothers Larry, Michael and Terry Lee along with Robin Baggett and John Ronca — has pitched $750,000 to the Tom Lee Lobby inside the Baggett Stadium Enhancement Project.
February 28, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Salvages One Win in Series Against No. 14 UCLA With 6-2 Victory Sophomore right-hander Erich Uelmen scattered six hits and struck out six in a complete-game performance as Cal Poly defeated No. 14 UCLA 6-2 in the finale of a three-game non-conference baseball series Sunday before 2,007 in Baggett Stadium.
February 27, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Upsets No. 19 Michigan 5-1, Falls to No. 14 UCLA 19-0 Despite being held to just five hits, Cal Poly took advantage of 13 walks issued by a trio of Michigan pitchers and the Mustangs went on to beat the No. 19 Wolverines 5-1 in a non-conference baseball game Saturrday afternoon before 1,355 in Baggett Stadium.
February 26, 2016 | Baseball No. 14 UCLA Holds On for 7-6 Victory Over Cal Poly in Series Opener Right fielder John Schuknecht’s three-run home run in the fifth inning helped Cal Poly erase a 5-0 deficit, but No. 14 UCLA scored twice in the seventh and held on to beat the Mustangs 7-6 in the opener of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night before 2,471 in Baggett Stadium.
February 23, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host No. 14 UCLA, No. 19 Michigan This Weekend Cal Poly (4-0, 0-0 Big West), which opened its 2016 season with its first four-game series sweep since 2012, continues its 12-game home stand by hosting a pair of nationally ranked teams -- No. 14 UCLA and No. 19 Michigan -- this weekend in Baggett Stadium.
February 22, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Freshman Alex McKenna Earns Big West Field Player of the Week Honor Freshman center fielder Alex McKenna made the most of his first weekend in a Cal Poly baseball uniform, going 6-for-12 with five RBI and nine runs scored en route to Big West Field Player of the Week honors.
February 21, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Completes Four-Game Sweep Against Pacific With 19-2 Victory Utilizing 14 players — nine freshmen, two redshirt freshmen and three community college transfers — in a Cal Poly uniform for the first time this weekend, the Mustangs completed a four-game sweep of Pacific with a 19-2 victory Sunday before 1,162 inside Baggett Stadium.
February 20, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies for 10-Inning 7-6 Victory Over Pacific Freshman catcher Nick Meyer's first collegiate hit, a single through the right side, scored Michael Sanderson from second base in the 10th inning and lifted Cal Poly to a 7-6 victory over Pacific in the first game of a non-conference baseball doubleheader Saturday in Baggett Stadium.
February 20, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Sweeps Saturday Doubleheader with 7-6 and 6-3 Victories Junior right-hander Slater Lee struck out eight over 7 1/3 innings and sophomore left fielder Josh George capped a five-RBI day with a run-scoring double and triple as Cal Poly completed a doubleheader baseball sweep of Pacific on Saturday with a 6-3 victory in the nightcap at Baggett Stadium.
February 19, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens 2016 Baseball Season With 6-2 Victory Over Pacific Sophomore southpaw Kyle Smith struck out six Pacific batters in the first two innings and went the distance on the mound while Cal Poly tied a school Division I record with six sacrifice bunts en route to a 6-2 victory in a season-opening college baseball game Friday night in Baggett Stadium.
February 16, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly to Open 2016 Baseball Season Against Former Big West Rival Pacific Cal Poly, coming off a break-even 27-27 campaign and fourth-place Big West Conference finish, opens the 2016 season facing a familiar foe, former Big West rival Pacific for a four-game non-conference series inside Baggett Stadium.
February 13, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Defeats Alumni 14-10 in Annual Baseball Alumni Game Moments after Nick Torres tied the game with a three-run home run in the top of the seventh inning, Austin Kron belted a two-run double to cap a four-run Cal Poly uprising in the bottom of the frame as the 2016 Mustangs defeated the Alumni 14-10 in baseball's annual Alumni Game on Saturday in Baggett Stadium.
February 10, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Alumni Game Scheduled for Saturday Afternoon Major Leaguer Baseball pitcher Bud Norris headlines a list of about 30 former Mustang players expected to participate in the 2016 Cal Poly Alumni Game on Saturday at 1 p.m. in Baggett Stadium.
January 28, 2016 | Baseball Barbier Lands on 2016 Big West Preseason All-Conference Second Team Junior catcher/first baseman Brett Barbier has been selected by College Sports Madness to its 2016 Big West Preseason All-Conference second team.
January 28, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Picked to Finish Sixth in Big West by Baseball Coaches Cal Poly, Big West Conference champion in 2014 and fourth-place finisher a year ago, has been selected by the league’s nine head baseball coaches to finish sixth this spring.
January 28, 2016 | Baseball 2016 Cal Poly Baseball Season Preview Video Cal Poly baseball opens its 2016 season with a 12-game home stand starting Friday, Feb. 19, versus Pacific.
January 26, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Practice for 2016 Baseball Season Friday Afternoon Cal Poly opens practice for the 2016 baseball season Friday afternoon with a young squad and lots of question marks.
January 13, 2016 | Baseball Krukow Named California Sportscaster of the Year for 2015 Former Cal Poly and Major League Baseball standout pitcher Mike Krukow was named California’s 2015 Sportscaster of the Year, as selected by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association on Monday.
December 1, 2015 | Baseball Norris Signs One-Year Pact With Braves; Schafer Inks Deal with Nationals Former Cal Poly baseball players Logan Schafer and Bud Norris will be playing for new Major League teams next spring.
November 11, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Inks Eight Baseball Recruits to National Letter of Intent The Cal Poly baseball team has announced the signings of eight high school recruits to the National Letter of Intent.
October 21, 2015 | Baseball Torres Making Strong Impression in Padres' Instructional League Former Cal Poly outfielder Nick Torres, one of 59 San Diego Padres prospects participating in the instructional league in Arizona, has impressed many in the Padres’ organization; Justin Calomeni and Mark Mathias honored by Baseball America.
September 22, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly No. 52 in D1Baseball's Ranking of Top 100 College Programs The Cal Poly baseball program earned a No. 52 rating on D1Baseball.com’s ranking of the top 100 programs of the current era in college baseball.
September 7, 2015 | Baseball Brent Morel, Jeff Johnson Continue to Post Impressive Stats in Minors With the 2015 minor league season winding down, pitcher Jeff Johnson and third baseman Brent Morel continue to post impressive numbers this summer.
August 30, 2015 | Baseball Hoo Elevated to Double-A; Morel Elevates Batting Average to .333 Following in the footsteps of Chase Johnson, former Cal Poly catcher Chris Hoo has been elevated to Double-A ball. Meanwhile, Brent Morel has elevated his batting average to .333.
August 24, 2015 | Baseball Challenging 2016 Cal Poly Baseball Schedule Released Five games against Pac-12 schools, an 11-game homestand to open the year, a three-game series at Wichita State and 30 home games highlight the 2016 Cal Poly baseball schedule.
August 20, 2015 | Baseball Ex-Mustang Chase Johnson Promoted to Double-A Richmond Former Cal Poly pitcher Chase Johnson has been promoted to Richmond of the Double-A Eastern League following a 14-strikeout performance last Friday.
August 12, 2015 | Baseball Norris Signs With Padres; Mundell Lifts Batting Average 40 Points Former Cal Poly pitcher Bud Norris, released by the Baltimore Orioles last Saturday, signed a major league contract for the rest of the regular season with the San Diego Padres on Tuesday.
August 12, 2015 | Baseball Calomeni Pitches Bells to WCCBL Playoff Victory Over Kelowna Cal Poly junior-to-be pitcher Justin Calomeni allowed just one run in seven innings as the Bellingham Bells defeated the Kelowna Falcons 2-1 in the opening game of the West Coast Collegiate Baseball League playoffs Tuesday night.
August 10, 2015 | Baseball Chal Fanning Returns to Cal Poly to Coach Pitching Staff Chal Fanning, an assistant baseball coach at Cal Poly during Larry Lee’s first year at the helm of the Mustang program and a pitcher under Lee at Cuesta College, is returning to his alma mater as the team’s pitching coach.
August 5, 2015 | Baseball Walkoff Single by Van Gansen Lifts Northwest League All-Stars to Victory Former Cal Poly shortstop Peter Van Gansen knocked in the winning run with a 10th-inning walkoff single as the Northwest League All-Stars defeated the Pioneer League All-Stars 6-5 on Tuesday night at Avista Stadium in Spokane, Wash.
July 31, 2015 | Baseball Catcher Austin Kron Continues Torrid Hitting Pace During Summer Ball Cal Poly sophomore-to-be catcher Austin Kron has been swinging a hot bat for the Alameda Merchants this summer.
July 30, 2015 | Baseball Ex-Mustangs Johnson and Johnson Performing Well in the Minor Leagues Former Cal Poly pitcher Jeff Johnson, currently playing for the Akron RubberDucks, is fourth in the Double-A Eastern League with 17 saves.
July 22, 2015 | Baseball Mathias Moves Closer to .300 Mark at Mahoning Valley Follow all former Mustang baseball players currently in the professional ranks during the 2015 season.
July 15, 2015 | Baseball Pair of Mustang Pitchers Named to West Coast League All-Star Teams Cal Poly pitchers Slater Lee and Justin Calomeni have been named to the West Coast League’s all-star squads.
July 13, 2015 | Baseball Eight Former Mustangs Swinging Hot Bats in the Minor Leagues Former Cal Poly baseball players Jimmy Allen, Mitch Haniger, Mark Mathias, Mike Miller, Brent Morel, Nick Torres, Peter Van Gansen and Zack Zehner all produced significant bumps in their batting averages in the minor leagues last week.
July 6, 2015 | Baseball Johnson Continues to Compile a Stingy ERA at Double-A Akron Former Cal Poly pitcher Jeff Johnson continues to put up some stingy numbers for Akron of the Double-A Eastern League.
July 2, 2015 | Baseball Barbier, Kron, Several Pitchers off to Hot Summer League Starts Two Cal Poly catchers are hitting above .300 while a trio of pitchers at Eau Claire are putting up solid numbers in collegiate summer league play.
June 30, 2015 | General News 39 Mustangs Earn Academic All-Big West Conference Distinction A total of 35 student-athletes across seven Cal Poly sports programs were named to the 2015 Big West Conference Spring All-Academic Team and four Mustang student-athletes representing two sports were honored on the Winter All-Academic Team on Tuesday afternoon.
June 29, 2015 | Baseball Follow All 29 Former Mustangs in Professional Baseball Two more former Cal Poly baseball players made their professional debuts last week while two others await their first game.
June 20, 2015 | Baseball Mundell, Van Gansen on Opposing Teams in Professional Debuts First baseman Brian Mundell and shortstop Peter Van Gansen were on opposing teams when the two members of the 2015 Cal Poly baseball team made their professional debuts this week.
June 10, 2015 | Baseball Quartet of Mustangs Selected on Final Day of 2015 Draft Cal Poly junior shortstop Peter Van Gansen, the 2015 Big West Conference Defensive Player of the Year, was the first of four Mustangs selected on the final day of Major League Baseball’s 2015 First-Year Player Draft on Wednesday.
June 9, 2015 | Baseball Mathias Drafted by Cleveland in Third Round; Mundell Goes in Seventh Cal Poly junior second baseman Mark Mathias was drafted in the third round of Major League Baseball’s 2015 First-Year Player Draft on Tuesday by Cleveland while junior first baseman/designated hitter Brian Mundell was tabbed by Colorado in the seventh round.
June 8, 2015 | Baseball Schafer Comes to Life at Colorado Springs; Norris Returns to Orioles Former Cal Poly outfielder Logan Schafer has come to life after a slow start for Triple-A Colorado Springs while Bud Norris has returned to the Baltimore Orioles lineup.
June 7, 2015 | General News Van Gansen, Krieghoff Named Cal Poly Athletes of the Year Cal Poly baseball junior shortstop Peter Van Gansen and women’s soccer junior forward Elise Krieghoff have been selected as Cal Poly’s male and female athletes of the year for the 2014-15 academic year.
June 1, 2015 | Baseball Follow All Former Mustang Baseball Players in the Professional Ranks Follow the progress of more than 20 former Cal Poly baseball players currently competing in the Major, Minor or Independent leagues this spring.
June 1, 2015 | Baseball Van Gansen and Bloomquist Earn Top Mustang Team Awards Cal Poly junior shortstop Peter Van Gansen earned the Cal Poly baseball team's Ozzie Smith Most Valuable Player Award for 2015 while junior right-hander Casey Bloomquist captured the Mike Krukow Outstanding Pitcher Award for the second straight year.
May 26, 2015 | Baseball For Cal Poly Baseball in 2015: A Tale of Two Different Seasons For the Cal Poly baseball team, the 2015 season started about six weeks too early. Or about the time Mark Mathias returned to his customary position at second base.
May 26, 2015 | Baseball Van Gansen Earns Big West Defensive Player of the Year Award Junior shortstop Peter Van Gansen has been selected as the 2015 Big West Conference Defensive Player of the Year and two of his Cal Poly baseball teammates -- junior second baseman Mark Mathias and senior outfielder Zack Zehner -- joined Van Gansen on the all-conference first team.
May 23, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to UC Davis in Series and Season Finale, 4-2 Cal Poly mustered just two runs and six hits in the final game of the 2015 baseball season Saturday, falling 4-2 to UC Davis in a Big West Conference game at Dobbins Stadium.
May 22, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to UC Davis, 6-3, in Middle Game of Big West Series UC Davis jumped to a 4-0 lead in the first four innings and held on to beat Cal Poly 6-3 in the middle game of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday afternoon in Dobbins Stadium.
May 21, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Final Series of Season With 12-5 Victory Over UC Davis Junior right-hander Casey Bloomquist earned his 26th career victory and Cal Poly scored eight runs in the fourth inning and four more in the sixth to turn an early 1-0 deficit into a 12-5 victory over UC Davis in the opener of a Big West Conference baseball series Thursday afternoon at Dobbins Stadium.
May 21, 2015 | Baseball Baggett Stadium Enhancement Project at Cal Poly Unveiled With $4 million in pledges from private sources in hand, the $6 million Baggett Stadium Enhancement Project has been given the go-ahead to begin architectural design work and secure bids from contractors over the next 12 months.
May 18, 2015 | Baseball Oberhelman Joins Larry Lee Radio Show on ESPN 1280 at 6 p.m. The Larry Lee Radio Show returns at 6 p.m. Monday on ESPN 1280, airing live from Charlie's Place in San Luis Obispo. In addition to the Cal Poly baseball head coach, the Director of Cal Poly Athletics, Don Oberhelman, will also be among the evening’s featured guests.
May 18, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Wraps Up 2015 Season With Big West Series at UC Davis Cal Poly, tied for third place with UC Irvine in the Big West Conference, three games behind frontrunner Cal State Fullerton, closes out the 2015 baseball campaign this weekend by visiting UC Davis at Dobbins Baseball Stadium.
May 17, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Ends Home Schedule Sunday With 11-1 Win Over UC Riverside On Senior Day at Baggett Stadium, the Cal Poly baseball team earned its second series sweep of the year, defeating UC Riverside 11-1 before 1,204 fans Sunday afternoon.
May 16, 2015 | Baseball Three-Run Double by Barbier Sparks Cal Poly to 7-6 Win Over UC Riverside Sophomore catcher Brett Barbier’s three-run double snapped a 4-4 tie in the eighth inning as Cal Poly clinched its Big West Conference baseball series against UC Riverside with a 7-6 victory Saturday afternoon before 1,038 in Baggett Stadium.
May 15, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Final Home Series of Year With 6-2 Win Over UC Riverside Senior third baseman Tommy Pluschkell belted his first career home run and junior right-hander Casey Bloomquist earned his seventh straight victory as Cal Poly defeated UC Riverside 6-2 in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday night before 1,271 in Baggett Stadium.
May 14, 2015 | Baseball Mother's Day Wishes From the Mustangs Mother's Day wishes from Cal Poly baseball players aired on ESPN3's broadcast of the Cal Poly vs. UC Irvine baseball game on Sunday, May 10, 2015.
May 13, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Inks Two More Baseball Recruits to National Letter of Intent Cal Poly has added a pair of high school baseball players to its list of recruits who have signed a National Letter of Intent, raising the total to 14.
May 13, 2015 | Baseball Krukow Selected for Induction into CCAA Hall of Fame Former Cal Poly baseball standout Mike Krukow has been selected for induction into the California Collegiate Athletic Association’s Hall of Fame.
May 13, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. UC Irvine Baseball Highlights -- May 13, 2016 Highlights of Cal Poly's 9-1 victory over UC Irvine in a Big West Conference baseball game Friday, May 13, 2016, in Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
May 11, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host UC Riverside for Final Three Home Games of Season Cal Poly, three games behind Big West Conference co-leaders Cal State Fullerton and UC Irvine with six games to play, closes out the home portion of its 2015 baseball schedule this weekend by hosting UC Riverside for a three-game Big West Conference series inside Baggett Stadium.
May 11, 2015 | Baseball Conover Joins Larry Lee Radio Show on ESPN 1280 at 6 p.m. The Larry Lee Radio Show returns at 6 p.m. Monday on ESPN 1280, airing live from Charlie's Place in San Luis Obispo. In addition to the Cal Poly baseball head coach, Mark Conover, the director of the track and field and cross-country programs, will be among the evening’s featured guests.
May 10, 2015 | Baseball UC Irvine Clinches Big West Series Against Cal Poly With 6-5 Victory Despite home runs by Zack Zehner and John Schuknecht in the late innings, Cal Poly dropped a 6-5 decision to No. 23 UC Irvine in the finale of a Big West Conference baseball series Sunday afternoon at Anteater Ballpark.
May 9, 2015 | Baseball Big West Series Even at a Game Apiece as UC Irvine Beats Cal Poly 9-6 UC Irvine scored seven runs in the third inning to erase a 5-1 deficit and rode the pitching of junior right-hander Matt Esparza to a 9-6 victory over Cal Poly in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday night in Anteater Ballpark
May 8, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Wins Opener of Three-Game Big West Series at UC Irvine, 9-6 Junior right-hander Casey Bloomquist earned his sixth straight victory while Brian Mundell and Brett Barbier each drove in three runs as Cal Poly defeated UC Irvine 9-6 in the opening game of a pivotal Big West Conference baseball series Friday night at Anteater Ballpark.
May 7, 2015 | Baseball Pluschkell Named to CoSIDA Capital One All-District 8 Academic Team Cal Poly senior third baseman Tommy Pluschkell has been selected as a member of the 2015 College Sports Information Directors of America’s (CoSIDA) Capital One NCAA Division I Academic All-District 8 Baseball Team.
May 6, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit UC Irvine for Pivotal Weekend Big West Series Cal Poly visits UC Irvine for a pivotal Big West Conference series this weekend at Anteater Ballpark.
May 5, 2015 | Baseball Zill, Mathias and Zehner Lead Cal Poly to 5-1 Win Over San Jose State Freshman right-hander Jarred Zill pitched six solid innings for his third win while junior second baseman Mark Mathias and senior left fielder Zack Zehner provided the key sparks offensively as Cal Poly defeated San Jose State 5-1 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium.
May 4, 2015 | Baseball Larry Lee Radio Show Returns on ESPN 1280 at 6 p.m. After seeing his team capture its second consecutive Big West Conference series over the weekend, Cal Poly’s 13th-year head baseball coach returns to his weekly feature on the Larry Lee Radio Show tonight at 6 p.m. on ESPN 1280, airing live from Charlie’s Place in San Luis Obispo.
May 4, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host San Jose State for Final Midweek Game Tuesday Night Cal Poly (21-23, 9-6 Big West) plays its final midweek game of the 2015 season Tuesday night, hosting San Jose State (12-36, 5-19 Mountain West) at Baggett Stadium.
May 3, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to CSUN in Final Game of Big West Series, 6-4 Catcher Albee Weiss belted two home runs, driving in four runs, and junior right-hander Rayne Raven earned his sixth win as CSUN salvaged one win in its three-game Big West Conference baseball series at Cal Poly with a 6-4 victory Sunday afternoon.
May 2, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches CSUN Series With 7-1 Victory Saturday Night Sophomore catcher Brett Barbier drove in four runs and freshman southpaw Kyle Smith scattered six hits over eight innings for his fifth win as Cal Poly defeated CSUN 7-1 in the second game of a Big West Conference baseball series Saturday night before 1,134 in Baggett Stadium.
May 1, 2015 | Baseball Bloomquist Earns Fifth Win as Cal Poly Opens CSUN Series With 6-2 Victory Junior right-hander Casey Bloomquist scattered six hits over 8 2/3 innings and senior third baseman Tommy Pluschkell knocked in a pair of runs as Cal Poly opened its Big West Conference baseball series against CSUN with a 6-2 victory Friday night in Baggett Stadium.
April 29, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Resumes Big West Title Chase at Home This Weekend vs. CSUN Cal Poly, which climbed into fourth place in the Big West by winning two of three games at home against Long Beach State (the Mustangs’ first series win over the Dirtbags since 2010) last weekend, continues defense of its conference championship this weekend by hosting CSUN at Baggett Stadium.
April 28, 2015 | Baseball CSU Bakersfield Rallies From 4-0 Deficit to Beat Cal Poly, 5-4 David Metzgar’s single to left field in the ninth inning completed CSU Bakersfield’s comeback from a 4-0 deficit as the Roadrunners defeated Cal Poly 5-4 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night at Hardt Field.
April 27, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit CSU Bakersfield in Final Road Midweek Game Tuesday Cal Poly, which climbed into fourth place in the Big West Conference by winning two of three games at home against Long Beach State, plays its final road midweek game Tuesday night, visiting CSU Bakersfield at Hardt Field.
April 27, 2015 | Baseball Walsh, Condon to Join Larry Lee Radio Show on ESPN 1280 at 6 p.m. The Larry Lee Radio Show returns at 6 p.m. Monday on ESPN 1280 and will be aired live from Charlie's Place in San Luis Obispo. Cal Poly football head coach Tim Walsh and softball head coach Jenny Condon will also be among the evening’s featured guests during tonight’s broadcast.
April 26, 2015 | Baseball Long Beach State Rallies From Seven-Run Deficit to Beat Cal Poly, 12-11 Long Beach State salvaged one victory in the three-game Big West Conference baseball series at Baggett Stadium on Sunday, rallying from a 9-2 deficit for a 10-inning 12-11 triumph over Cal Poly before 1,437 fans.
April 25, 2015 | Baseball Walkoff Homer by Zehner in 12th Lifts Cal Poly Over Long Beach State, 4-3 Senior outfielder Zack Zehner’s home run leading off the 12th inning lifted Cal Poly to a 4-3 walk-off victory over Long Beach State in the second game of a Big West Conference baseball series Saturday night before 1,291 in Baggett Stadium.
April 24, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Long Beach State Series With 6-1 Victory Junior right-hander Casey Bloomquist scattered five hits over eight innings and Cal Poly took advantage of three Long Beach State errors and a passed ball, scoring three unearned runs, for a 6-1 victory in the opener of a Big West Conference baseball series Friday night before 1,304 in Baggett Stadium.
April 23, 2015 | Baseball Van Gansen on Brooks Wallace Award Shortstop of the Year Watch List Cal Poly junior Peter Van Gansen, who in the last four games has hit a pair of three-run home runs, has been named to the initial Brooks Wallace Award Shortstop of the Year watch list.
April 22, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Resumes Big West Play at Home Versus Long Beach State Cal Poly (17-20, 5-4 Big West), which fell into fifth place in the Big West Conference by losing two of three games at UC Santa Barbara over the weekend and bounced back with a non-conference win at Santa Clara on Tuesday, plays its next two Big West Conference series at home, starting Friday night with Long Beach State (21-15, 7-5 Big West) in Baggett Stadium.
April 21, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Avenges March Loss to Santa Clara With 10-6 Victory Shortstop Peter Van Gansen’s second three-run home run in four games broke open a 6-4 contest as Cal Poly avenged a loss in March to Santa Clara with a 10-6 victory Tuesday night at Stephen Schott Stadium.
April 20, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Santa Clara for Midweek Rematch on Tuesday Night Cal Poly (16-20, 5-4 Big West), which fell into fifth place in the Big West Conference by losing two of three games at UC Santa Barbara over the weekend, concludes a four-game road trip Tuesday night with a single non-conference game at Santa Clara (16-22, 4-11 West Coast) in Stephen Schott Stadium.
April 20, 2015 | Baseball Conover to Join Larry Lee Radio Show on ESPN 1280 at 6 p.m. The Larry Lee Radio Show returns at 6 p.m. Monday on ESPN 1280, airing live from Charlie's Place in San Luis Obispo. Cal Poly head coach Nick Carless of the Mustang men’s tennis program will also be among the evening's featured guests during tonight's broadcast.
April 19, 2015 | Baseball UC Santa Barbara Claims Cal Poly Series With 7-3 Victory Junior southpaw Domenic Mazza scattered five hits over eight innings and first baseman Robby Nesovic knocked in a pair of runs with four singles as No. 9 UC Santa Barbara clinched its three-game Big West Conference series against Cal Poly with a 7-3 victory Sunday afternoon at Caesar Uyesaka Stadium.
April 18, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Evens UC Santa Barbara Series With 4-3 Victory Freshman southpaw Kyle Smith scattered six hits over 8 1/3 innings while Mark Mathias, Peter Van Gansen and Brian Mundell, the top three in the batting order, all produced three hits as Cal Poly defeated UC Santa Barbara 4-3 in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday at Caesar Uyesaka Stadium.
April 17, 2015 | Baseball UC Santa Barbara Rallies For 8-7 Big West Victory Over Cal Poly No. 9 UC Santa Barbara rallied for five runs in the eighth inning to turn a 6-3 deficit into an 8-7 victory over Cal Poly in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday afternoon at Caesar Uyesaka Stadium.
April 15, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Resumes Big West Play This Weekend at No. 9 UCSB Cal Poly (15-18, 4-2 Big West), which moved into a tie for third place in the Big West Conference by sweeping Hawai’i over the weekend and extended its winning streak to five games with a 10-6 win over Fresno State on Tuesday, returns to Big West play Friday with the opener of a three-game series at Blue-Green and Central Coast rival UC Santa Barbara (26-8, 4-2 Big West) in Caesar Uyesaka Stadium.
April 14, 2015 | Baseball Five RBI by Barbier Spark Cal Poly to 10-6 Victory Over Fresno State Sophomore catcher Brett Barbier, two days after knocking in six runs with a single, triple and home run against Hawaii, added four hits and five RBI Tuesday night as Cal Poly turned a pair of four-run deficits into a 10-6 victory over Fresno State in Baggett Stadium.
April 13, 2015 | Baseball First Baseman Ryan Drobny Named Big West Field Player of the Week Cal Poly junior first baseman Ryan Drobny is the first Mustang in the 2015 baseball season to earn Big West Conference Field Player of the Week honors.
April 13, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host Fresno State for Midweek Game on Tuesday Night Cal Poly (14-18, 4-2 Big West), which moved into a tie for third place in the Big West Conference by sweeping Hawai’i over the weekend, concludes a five-game home stand Tuesday night by hosting Central California rival Fresno State (18-18, 9-6 Mountain West) for a single non-conference game in Baggett Stadium.
April 13, 2015 | Baseball Cartwright, Condon to Join Larry Lee Radio Show on ESPN 1280 at 6 p.m. The Larry Lee Radio Show returns at 6 p.m. Monday on ESPN 1280, airing live from Charlie’s Place in San Luis Obispo. Cal Poly head coaches Scott Cartwright of the Mustang golf program and Jenny Condon of Cal Poly softball will also be among the evening’s featured guests during tonight’s broadcast.
April 12, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Completes Sweep of Big West Series Versus Hawaii With 12-5 Win Brett Barbier drives in six runs and Cal Poly erases an early 2-0 deficit with back-to-back four-run rallies in the third and fourth innings en route to a 12-5 victory Sunday and a series sweep before 1,574 in Baggett Stadium.
April 11, 2015 | Baseball Triple by Mathias Helps Cal Poly Clinch Hawaii Series With 3-2 Victory Mark Mathias tripled to cap a three-run seventh-inning rally as Cal Poly turned a 2-0 deficit into a 3-2 victory over Hawaii in the second game of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Saturday night before 1,481 in Baggett Stadium.
April 10, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies to Beat Hawai'i 7-5 in Big West Series Opener Friday Night Brian Mundell smashed a three-run home run to ignite a come-from-behind rally as Cal Poly overcame a 5-0 deficit and beat Hawai’i 7-5 in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday night before 1,521 in Baggett Stadium.
April 9, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host Hawai’i for Big West Conference Series This Weekend Cal Poly (11-18, 1-2 Big West) continues Big West Conference play this weekend, hosting Hawai’i (12-20, 3-3 Big West) for a three-game series this weekend in Baggett Stadium.
April 8, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Avenges Loss to Pepperdine A Week Ago With 9-1 Victory Freshman right-hander Jarred Zill earned his first collegiate victory and teamed with three relievers on a four-hitter as Cal Poly defeated Pepperdine 9-1 in a non-conference baseball game Wednesday night in Baggett Stadium.
April 7, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. Pepperdine Baseball Game Moved to Wednesday Night Cal Poly (10-18, 1-2 Big West), which opened defense of its 2014 Big West Conference championship by dropping two of three games at Cal State Fullerton over the weekend, will host Pepperdine (17-16, 7-5 West Coast) for a single non-conference game Wednesday night in Baggett Stadium.
April 4, 2015 | Baseball Cal State Fullerton Clinches Big West Series Against Cal Poly With 13-2 Win Designated hitter David Olmedo-Barrera drove in eight runs with a grand slam, two-run single, sacrifice fly and hit-by-pitch with the bases loaded to lead Cal State Fullerton to a 13-2 victory over Cal Poly in the final game of a three-game Big West Conference series Saturday afternoon at Goodwin Field.
April 3, 2015 | Baseball Unearned Run Enables Cal State Fullerton to Even Big West Series, 2-1 Cal State Fullerton took advantage of two Cal Poly errors in the sixth inning, scoring an unearned run to snap a 1-1 tie, and the Titans held on for the 2-1 victory over Cal Poly in a Big West Conference baseball game Friday night at Goodwin Field.
April 2, 2015 | Baseball Mundell Belts Two Home Runs as Cal Poly Shuts Out Cal State Fullerton 5-0 Brian Mundell belted two solo home runs, Ryan Drobny added a two-run shot off the foul pole and Casey Bloomquist scattered six hits over 7 2/3 scoreless innings as Cal Poly opened defense of its 2014 Big West Conference championship with a 5-0 victory over Cal State Fullerton on Thursday night at Goodwin Field.
April 1, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Big West Baseball Title Defense at Cal State Fullerton Cal Poly (9-16), which has won or split three of its last four series after a 1-6 start, including series wins over Pacific and No. 19 Oregon State, opens defense of its 2014 Big West Conference championship Thursday night with the first of three games against Cal State Fullerton (14-13) at Goodwin Field.
March 31, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls in 10 Innings to Pepperdine, 9-8 Chase Fornaci’s home run down the left field line leading off the 10th inning lifted Pepperdine to a 9-8 victory over Cal Poly in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday afternoon at Eddy D. Field Stadium.
March 31, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball to Visit Pepperdine for Midweek Game Tuesday Defending Big West baseball champion Cal Poly (9-15), which has won eight of 17 games after a 1-6 start, including series wins over Pacific and No. 19 Oregon State, on Tuesday plays its final non-conference game prior to Big West Conference play, visiting Pepperdine (14-15) at Eddy D. Field Stadium.
March 30, 2015 | Baseball Walsh Joins Larry Lee Radio Show on ESPN 1280 at 6 p.m. Tonight The Larry Lee Radio Show returns at 6 p.m. Monday on ESPN 1280, airing live from Charlie’s Place in San Luis Obispo. Cal Poly football head coach Tim Walsh will also be among the featured guests during tonight’s broadcast.
March 29, 2015 | Baseball Oregon State Salvages One Victory in Final Game of Series Against Cal Poly No. 19 Oregon State scored twice in the fifth inning to overcome a 2-1 deficit and held on to defeat Cal Poly 4-2 in the final game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Sunday afternoon at Goss Stadium.
March 28, 2015 | Baseball Zehner, Mundell Each Drive In Three As Cal Poly Clinches Oregon St. Series Junior first baseman Brian Mundell and senior left fielder Zack Zehner both knocked in three runs and senior right-hander Danny Zandona earned his fourth save as Cal Poly clinched its three-game non-conference baseball series at No. 19 Oregon State with a 7-2 victory Saturday afternoon in Goss Stadium.
March 27, 2015 | Baseball Schuknecht Slam, Bloomquist Four-Hitter Lift Cal Poly Over Oregon State Junior right fielder John Schuknecht drove in five runs, four with a seventh-inning grand slam, as Cal Poly upset No. 19 Oregon State 8-1 in the opener of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night at Goss Stadium.
March 26, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Oregon State for Final Non-Conference Series Defending Big West baseball champion Cal Poly (7-14), which won six of 11 games after a 1-6 start, seeks to snap a three-game losing streak this weekend with a three-game non-conference series at No. 19 Oregon State (19-5) on Coleman Field at Goss Stadium.
March 23, 2015 | Baseball Dartmouth Goes 1-8 on California Trip With 7-1 Win Over Cal Poly Right-hander Duncan Robinson allowed just one run over eight innings and Dartmouth broke up a scoreless pitchers’ duel with seven runs in the sixth and seventh frames for a 7-1 victory over Cal Poly in a non-conference baseball game Monday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 22, 2015 | Baseball The Larry Lee Radio Show on ESPN 1280 to Return March 30 With the Cal Poly baseball team hosting Dartmouth at 6 p.m. Monday, the Larry Lee Radio Show on ESPN 1280 will take a week-long hiatus and return at 6 p.m. Monday, March 30. As always, the broadcast will air from Charlie’s Place in San Luis Obispo and will feature the Cal Poly baseball head coach.
March 22, 2015 | Baseball USC Clinches Series Against Cal Poly With 9-2 Victory No. 8 Southern California scored seven times in the first two innings and never looked back, clinching its non-conference baseball series against Cal Poly with a 9-2 victory Sunday afternoon before 1,257 in Baggett Stadium.
March 21, 2015 | Baseball USC Evens Series at Cal Poly At a Game Apiece Following 13-0 Victory A 15-hit offensive attack and a combined four-hit shutout enabled No. 8 Southern California to even its baseball series against Cal Poly at a game apiece with a 13-0 victory Saturday night before 1,471 in Baggett Stadium.
March 20, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Upsets No. 8 USC 5-4 in Opener of Non-Conference Series Casey Bloomquist earned his first win, Danny Zandona tossed a three-inning save and Mark Mathias snapped a 2-2 tie with a two-run single as Cal Poly upset No. 8 Southern California 5-4 in Friday's series opener.
March 18, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host No. 8 USC for Three-Game Weekend Series Defending Big West baseball champion Cal Poly (6-11), which has split its last 10 games after a 1-6 start, continues an eight-game home stand with a three-game weekend series against 12-time NCAA national champion and No. 8-ranked Southern California (17-4) in Baggett Stadium.
March 15, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns Split of Four-Game Sacramento State Series With 6-4 Win Junior first baseman Brian Mundell, in his first start in three weeks, produced his second career two-homer game while sophomore right-hander Justin Calomeni pitched six scoreless innings as Cal Poly defeated Sacramento State 6-4 on a warm Sunday afternoon at Baggett Stadium.
March 14, 2015 | Baseball Sacramento State Shuts Out Cal Poly for Second Straight Game, 2-0 Junior southpaw Sam Long pitched a five-hit shutout as Sacramento State defeated Cal Poly 2-0 in the third game of a four-game non-conference baseball series Saturday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 13, 2015 | Baseball Sacramento State Hands Cal Poly Third Shutout of Season, 2-0 Sacramento State scored a pair of unearned runs in the fourth inning and Brennan Leitao and Chad Perry made them stand up, combining on a three-hit shutout for a 2-0 victory over Cal Poly on Friday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 12, 2015 | Baseball Bernstein, Zehner Lead Cal Poly to 6-2 Win Over Sacramento State Freshman right-hander Andrew Bernstein scattered seven hits over 6 1/3 innings for his third win and Zack Zehner belted a two-run home run, his third of the season, as Cal Poly opened a four-game non-conference series against Sacramento State with a 6-2 victory Thursday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 11, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host Sacramento State for Four-Game Weekend Series Defending Big West Conference baseball champion Cal Poly (4-9), which claimed its first series win of the season by taking two of three games at Pacific last weekend, opens an eight-game home stand with a four-game series against 2014 San Luis Obispo regional participant Sacramento State (8-6) in Baggett Stadium.
March 10, 2015 | Baseball San Jose State Parlays Four Unearned Runs Into 5-2 Victory Over Cal Poly San Jose State took advantage of a two-out error, scoring four unearned runs in the second inning, and the Spartans made them stand up for a 5-2 victory over Cal Poly in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night in Municipal Stadium.
March 9, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Travels to San Jose State on Tuesday to Cap Road Trip Defending Big West Conference baseball champion Cal Poly (4-8), which claimed its first series win of the season by taking two of three games at Pacific last weekend, visits San Jose State (5-10) for a non-conference game Tuesday night at Municipal Stadium.
March 8, 2015 | Baseball Pacific Rallies to Beat Cal Poly 11-8 for First Victory of 2015 Season Pacific rallied from 5-0 and 8-3 deficits to earn its first victory of the 2015 baseball season Sunday, parlaying eight extra-base hits into an 11-8 win over Cal Poly at Klein Family Field.
March 7, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns First Series Win of Year, Defeats Pacific 12-4 Alec Smith’s three-run double in the first inning and Peter Van Gansen’s continued torrid hitting led Cal Poly to a 12-4 victory over Pacific in the middle game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Saturday afternoon at Klein Family Field.
March 6, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Explodes Late to Win First Game of Pacific Series, 11-3 Held to two runs and six hits in the first six innings, Cal Poly exploded for nine runs and eight hits in the seventh and eighth frames, turning a 3-2 deficit into an 11-3 victory over Pacific in the opening game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night at Klein Family Field.
March 4, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Former Big West Rival Pacific for Weekend Series Defending Big West Conference baseball champion Cal Poly (2-7), which a year ago did not suffer its seventh loss of the season until April 27, will visit Pacific (0-11) for a non-conference three-game series this weekend at Klein Family Field in Stockton.
March 3, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Held to Three Hits, Falls to Santa Clara, 3-0 Cal Poly was held to one single in the first eight innings and was shut out for the second time this season as Santa Clara earned a 3-0 non-conference baseball victory Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 2, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Returns Home to Host Santa Clara on Tuesday Night Defending Big West Conference baseball champion Cal Poly (2-6), a perfect 2-0 in Tuesday games after being swept by Baylor and Grand Canyon, will host Santa Clara (6-5) for a single non-conference game Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 1, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Series at TCU Wiped Out by Snow, Icy Conditions in Ft. Worth For the first time in Cal Poly's 21-year Division I history, an entire baseball series has been wiped out by weather.
February 28, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly, TCU Hope to Play Single Game Sunday in Icy Fort Worth For the second straight day, the baseball game between Cal Poly and TCU in Fort Worth, Texas, has been postponed due to snow and cold temperatures. The two teams will attempt to play a single game Sunday at 11 a.m. PST.
February 25, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Game at UC Irvine to be Televised by Prime Ticket Cal Poly's baseball game at UC Irvine on Saturday, May 9, will be televised live by Prime Ticket at 7 p.m.
February 25, 2015 | Baseball Second Game of Baseball Series at TCU Postponed Due to Snow, Cold For the second straight day, the baseball game between Cal Poly and TCU in Fort Worth, Texas, has been postponed due to snow and cold temperatures. After a three-inch snowfall Friday, freezing rain and morning temperatures in the upper 20s hit the Fort Worth area Saturday. The two teams will attempt to play a doubleheader Sunday.
February 24, 2015 | Baseball Bernstein Earns Second Win as Cal Poly Defeats CSU Bakersfield 13-2 Junior Mark Mathias, the reigning Big West Conference Field Player of the Year, collected two hits in his 2015 debut while freshman right-hander Andrew Bernstein earned his second win in as many starts as Cal Poly defeated CSU Bakersfield 13-2 Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium.
February 23, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Concludes Home Stand by Hosting CSU Bakersfield on Tuesday Defending Big West Conference baseball champion Cal Poly (1-6), swept by Baylor and Grand Canyon in the opening two weekends of the 2015 season, sandwiching a 7-6 triumph at Fresno State, concludes a four-game home stand Tuesday night by hosting CSU Bakersfield (3-4) at Baggett Stadium.
February 22, 2015 | Baseball Grand Canyon Completes Sweep of Series at Cal Poly With 9-3 Victory Grand Canyon scored four unearned runs in the third inning to break up a scoreless pitchers’ duel and went on to complete a three-game baseball series sweep against Cal Poly with a 9-3 victory Sunday afternoon in Baggett Stadium.
February 22, 2015 | Baseball First Pitch for Baseball Game on Sunday Moved to 12 Noon First pitch for the baseball series finale between Grand Canyon and Cal Poly at Baggett Stadium has been moved to 12 noon.
February 21, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Loses Game, 4-2, and Series to Grand Canyon A dropped fly ball on a sacrifice fly by Chad De La Guerra allowed the go-ahead run to score as Grand Canyon snapped a 2-2 tie in the sixth inning and held on to beat Cal Poly 4-2 in the second game of a non-conference baseball series Saturday night before 1,579 in Baggett Stadium.
February 20, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls in Home Opener to Unbeaten Grand Canyon, 10-4 Grand Canyon overcame 2-0 and 3-1 deficits with a four-run fifth-inning rally and pulled away for a 10-4 baseball victory over Cal Poly in the home opener for the Mustangs on Friday night before 2,108 in Baggett Stadium.
February 18, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Home Schedule This Weekend, Hosting 4-0 Grand Canyon Defending Big West Conference baseball champion Cal Poly (1-3), swept by Baylor in the opening series of the 2015 season at Waco, Texas, followed by a 7-6 triumph at Fresno State on Tuesday night, opens the home portion of its 2015 schedule this weekend with a three-game non-conference series against Grand Canyon (4-0) at Baggett Stadium.
February 17, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Holds On for First Win of Season; Beats Bulldogs 7-6 Cal Poly erupted for four runs in the seventh inning to break open a 1-0 contest and went on to beat previously unbeaten Fresno State 7-6 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night at Pete Beiden Field.
February 16, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Seeks First Victory With Midweek Game at Fresno State Defending Big West Conference baseball champion Cal Poly (0-3), swept by Baylor in the opening series of the 2015 season at Waco, Texas, tries to get back on the winning track Tuesday night with a single non-conference game against Central California rival Fresno State (3-0) at Beiden Field.
February 15, 2015 | Baseball Baylor Completes Series Sweep Against Cal Poly with 6-0 Shutout Three Baylor pitchers combined on a seven-hit shutout as the Bears completed a season-opening three-game baseball series sweep against Cal Poly with a 6-0 victory Sunday afternoon at Baylor Ballpark.
February 14, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Baylor Once Again by 8-6 Score For the second straight game, Cal Poly outhit Baylor. And, for the second day in a row, the Mustangs lost to the Bears. By the same score.
February 13, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Baylor 8-6 in Season Opener at Baylor Ballpark John Schuknecht’s 4-for-5 night at the plate sparked a 12-hit Cal Poly offensive attack, but the Mustangs committed three errors, threw four wild pitches and left 10 runners stranded on the basepaths in an 8-6 season-opening baseball loss to Baylor on Friday at Baylor Ballpark.
February 10, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly to Open 2015 Campaign With Three-Game Series at Baylor Cal Poly opens its 2015 baseball campaign this weekend with a three-game non-conference series against the Baylor Bears inside Baylor Ballpark at Ferrell Field in Waco, Texas.
February 5, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Alumni Game on Saturday Canceled Due to Weather Forecast Cal Poly’s 2015 alumni baseball game, scheduled for Saturday at 1 o’clock, has been canceled due to wet weather forecasts for the weekend at Baggett Stadium.
February 4, 2015 | Baseball Mustangs Mathias, Bloomquist Earn More Preseason All-America Honors Two more organizations have bestowed preseason All-America honors on Cal Poly second baseman Mark Mathias, raising the total to five.
February 2, 2015 | Baseball Mathias Lands on Baseball America’s Preseason All-America Second Team Cal Poly junior second baseman Mark Mathias has earned his third preseason All-America honor, selected to the second team by Baseball America.
January 29, 2015 | Baseball Cal Poly Picked by Coaches to Finish Second in Big West Cal Poly, picked to finish second in 2014, its highest preseason ranking by Big West Conference baseball coaches, has again been selected to finish second in 2015.
January 21, 2015 | Baseball 2015 Cal Poly Baseball Team Has a Tough Act to Follow Practice for the 2015 Cal Poly baseball team opens Friday afternoon, nearly eight months after capturing the program's first Big West championship and hosting the San Luis Obispo Regional for the first time.
January 12, 2015 | Baseball Mathias Earns Spot on Perfect Game’s Preseason All-American Third Team Cal Poly junior second baseman Mark Mathias has been named to Perfect Game’s 2015 NCAA Division I Preseason All-American third team.
January 8, 2015 | Baseball Pair of Former Cal Poly Baseball Players Donate Back to Program Former Cal Poly baseball standouts Bud Norris and Logan Schafer are giving back to to their alma mater, following a tenet of The Mustang Way: “When Mustangs support Mustangs, the Cal Poly community is strengthened.”
December 22, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Ranked No. 13 in Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Preseason Poll Coming off its most successful NCAA Division I season, the Cal Poly baseball team will open the 2015 season ranked No. 13 in the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper’s preseason poll.
December 19, 2014 | Baseball Bloomquist, Mathias Earn Louisville Slugger Preseason All-America Honors Junior right-handed pitcher Casey Bloomquist and junior second baseman Mark Mathias have earned spots on the 2015 Louisville Slugger Preseason All-America teams as selected by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper.
November 17, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Announces Signings of 12 Baseball Recruits to NLIs Five months after concluding its most successful Division I season with 47 victories, a Big West Conference championship , its third berth in the NCAA Regionals in the last six years and a top-20 national ranking, the Cal Poly baseball team has signed 11 high school recruits and one transfer to the National Letter of Intent.
October 7, 2014 | Baseball Challenging 2015 Cal Poly Baseball Schedule Released A pair of trips to Texas and three-game series against USC and Oregon State along with 27 home games highlight the 2015 Cal Poly baseball schedule announced Tuesday by Mustang director of athletics Don Oberhelman and head coach Larry Lee.
October 6, 2014 | Baseball Norris Leads Baltimore Orioles into American League Championship Series Former Cal Poly pitcher Bud Norris became only the second ex-Mustang to win a Major League Baseball postseason game Sunday night.
September 8, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Tabbed No. 13 Among Draft Prospects from Team USA Cal Poly junior-to-be second baseman Mark Mathias has been listed No. 13 on Baseball America's list of top draft prospects from the 2014 Team USA squad.
August 26, 2014 | Baseball Haniger, Miller and Hoo Swinging Hot Bats in Minor Leagues Former Cal Poly outfielder Mitch Haniger has been elevated to Mobile of the Southern League and is hitting .417 after four games with the BayBears.
August 23, 2014 | General News Tim Walsh, Larry Lee Accept Ice Bucket Challenges Cal Poly head football coach Tim Walsh and baseball mentor Larry Lee accepted Ice Bucket Challenges this week.
August 19, 2014 | Baseball Summer League Play Ends for Cal Poly Baseball Players Cal Poly sophomore-to-be right-hander Justin Calomeni earned a pair of wins for the Corvallis Knights in the West Coast League playoffs.
August 18, 2014 | Baseball Correia Earns Victory in First Start with Los Angeles Dodgers Former Cal Poly right-hander Kevin Correia earned a victory in his first start with the Los Angeles Dodgers, allowing one run and four hits in six innings against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field. The Dodgers won the game 6-2.
August 11, 2014 | Baseball Mundell Finishes Summer Regular Season With Strong Final Month Cal Poly junior-to-be designated hitter Brian Mundell finished the regular season with the Eau Claire Express of the Northwoods League on a high note.
August 11, 2014 | Baseball Correia Traded to Dodgers; Update on Other Former Mustangs in Pros Former Cal Poly right-hander Kevin Correia is back home in California, traded by the Minnesota Twins to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night for a player to be named later or cash. He makes his first start on the mound as a Dodger on Monday night against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field
August 4, 2014 | Baseball Lots of Movement for Former Cal Poly Baseball Players It was a busy week for several former Cal Poly baseball players. Some moved up, some moved down and others were traded.
July 28, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Finishes Team USA Stint with Two Singles Against Cuba There were only two games this summer in which Mathias failed to reach base. He and LSU's Alex Bregman were the squad's only players to start all 28 games.
July 28, 2014 | Baseball Van Gansen Selected to Play in Big League Dreams Game Cal Poly junior-to-be shortstop Peter Van Gansen has been selected to play in the Northwoods League's Big League Dreams showcase game August 5 in Madison, Wisconsin.
July 20, 2014 | Baseball Mathias, Team USA Defeat Japan 6-3 to Win Honkbal Week Championship The title, coming at the 27th edition of the international tournament, was Team USA's first since 2008.
July 19, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Singles as Team USA Advances to Championship Game vs. Japan Mark Mathias from Cal Poly singled and accounted for a sacrifice bunt for the second day in a row to contribute to the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team's 4-1 win over Chinese Taipei in Pim Mulier Stadium on Saturday.
July 18, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Helps Team USA Earn No. 1 Seed for Honkbal Playoff Rounds Following the playoff stage, on Wednesday, Team USA will open a five-game friendship series against Cuba in Matanzas & Pinar del Rio.
July 17, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Goes Hitless, But Team USA Cruises to 8-1 Win Over Netherlands Despite a hitless day by Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias, Team USA rolled to an 8-1 victory over the Netherlands in its fifth game during Honkbal Week at Pim Mulier Stadium in Haarlem, the Netherlands, on Wednesday.
July 16, 2014 | Baseball Miller Continues to Hit Well for Salem Red Sox in Carolina League Former Cal Poly infielder Mike Miller continues to swing a hot bat for the Salem Red Sox in the Carolina League, hitting .338 with seven doubles and 13 RBI. His 10-game hitting streak was snapped last week.
July 16, 2014 | Baseball Several Incoming and Returning Mustangs Continue Summer League Play Catcher Brett Barbier sports Cal Poly's best batting average in summer collegiate play, hitting .348 for the Willmar Stingers in the Northwoods League.
July 15, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Produces RBI Single as Team USA Defeats Japan 6-0 Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias singled and knocked in a run as Team USA shut out Japan 6-0 in its fourth game during Honkbal Week at Pim Mulier Stadium in Haarlem, the Netherlands, on Tuesday.
July 14, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Goes 0-for-3 With a Walk; Team USA Defeats Chinese Taipei Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias went hitless for only the fourth time in 18 games this summer, but drew a walk as Team USA shut out Chinese Taipei 4-0 in its third game during Honkbal Week at Pim Mulier Stadium in Haarlem, the Netherlands, on Monday.
July 12, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Produces Single, Sacrifice Bunt as Team USA No-Hits Netherlands Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias singled and laid down a key ninth-inning sacrifice bunt as Team USA defeated the Netherlands 3-0 on a combined no-hitter by four pitchers Saturday night at Pim Mulier Stadium during Honkbal Week.
July 11, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Reaches Base Three Times in Team USA Loss to Japan Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias reached base three times Friday, but Team USA was held to just one hit and fell 1-0 to Japan in the opening game of the 27th edition of Honkbal Week at Pim Mulier Stadium.
July 10, 2014 | Baseball Single, Sacrifice Fly by Mathias Lift Team USA to 7-0 Victory Over Japan Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias singled and drove in a run with a sacrifice fly as Team USA blanked Japan 7-0 Tuesday night at Buck Hardee Field in Wilmington, N.C., clinching the three-game International Friendship Series, two games to one.
July 9, 2014 | Baseball Summer Collegiate League Season Well Underway for Several Mustangs Outfielders Zack Zehner, Kevin Morgan and Alex Michaels, infielder John Schuknecht and catcher Brett Barbier all sport batting averages above the .300 mark for their summer collegiate league teams.
July 8, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Drives in Pair of Runs, But Team USA Falls to Japan 7-5 Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias went hitless for just the second time in 14 games for Team USA, but drove in a pair of runs as USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team dropped a 7-5 decision to Japan in the second game of a three-game international friendship series Monday night.
July 7, 2014 | Baseball Schafer Recalled by Brewers; Reilly and Torres Sign Contracts Former Cal Poly outfielder Logan Schafer, recalled by the Milwaukee Brewers on July 4, was involved in a controversial play that was reversed by a replay ruling on Sunday at Great American Ballpark in Cincinnati.
July 6, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Homers, Doubles as Team USA Beats Japan 10-0 in Series Opener Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias hit his first home run for Team USA and also doubled, driving in three runs, as USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team defeated Japan 10-0 in the opener of a three-game friendship series Sunday afternoon.
July 5, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Begins New Hitting Streak as Team USA Wins Chinese Taipei Series SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – A day after his nine-game hitting streak was snapped, Cal Poly junior-to-be infielder Mark Mathias collected a hit in each game of a Saturday doubleheader against Chinese Taipei at Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, N.C.
July 4, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Drives in a Run in Team USA's 2-0 Victory Over Chinese Taipei For the first time in 10 games for USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team, Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias failed to get a hit. But Mathias, starting at first base and batting second in the lineup, knocked in an insurance run in the ninth inning with a grounder to third base as Team USA blanked Chinese Taipei 2-0 Friday night.
July 3, 2014 | Baseball One More Hit for Mathias in 6-2 Victory Over Chinese Taipei Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias produced a single in four at-bats, scored a run and also walked as USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team defeated Chinese Taipei 6-2 in the second game of a five-game Friendship Series on Wednesday night at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C.
July 2, 2014 | Baseball Two Hits for Mathias in 5-5 Tie with Chinese Taipei Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias continued his torrid hitting pace with a single and double as USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team battled Chinese Taipei to a 10-inning 5-5 draw in the opening game of a five-game Friendship Series on Tuesday night at Coleman Field at the National Training Complex in Cary, N.C.
July 1, 2014 | Baseball Mustangs Finish Second in Nation in Winning Percentage The 2014 Cal Poly baseball team posted the second-best winning percentage in all of Division I.
June 30, 2014 | Baseball Former Mustangs Make Roster Moves in Professional Baseball Kyle Anderson and Frankie Reed have moved up while Evan Reed dropped to Triple-A, leaving the Cal Poly baseball program with just three former players currently in the Major Leagues.
June 30, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Infielder Mark Mathias Earns Spot on Team USA Roster For the second straight year, Cal Poly will be represented on Team USA by one of its baseball players. Following in the footsteps of southpaw Matt Imhof, junior-to-be second baseman Mark Mathias was named Monday morning to the 24-man Collegiate National Team by USA Baseball.
June 30, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Finishes in Top Twenty in All Five Major Polls Cal Poly’s historic 47-win baseball season, which included its first Big West Conference championship and third NCAA regional bid, has resulted in a top-20 finish in all five major NCAA Division I polls.
June 29, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Finishes Red, White and Blue Tour on Sunday With One Hit Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias singled in three at-bats and also walked twice and scored two times, but Team USA suffered its first loss in the Red, White and Blue Tour, falling 7-5 to the Peninsula Pilots of the Coastal Plain League on Sunday night at Warm Memorial Stadium in Hampton, Va.
June 27, 2014 | Baseball Another Multi-Hit Game for Cal Poly's Mark Mathias in Team USA Victory Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias produced his third multi-hit game in the last four nights, going 2-for-4 with a walk and a run scored, as Team USA scored six runs over the final three innings to break a close game open late and defeated the Columbia Blowfish of the Coastal Plain League, 9-1, on Thursday evening at Capital City Stadium.
June 25, 2014 | Baseball Another Three-Hit Game for Cal Poly's Mark Mathias in Team USA Victory Starting at third base and moving to the top of the batting order, Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias produced his second three-hit game for Team USA as the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team defeated the Wilson Tobs of the Coastal Plain League, 14-2, on Wednesday night at Fleming Stadium.
June 24, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Infielder Mark Mathias Contributes Again in Another Team USA Win Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias doubled, walked twice, knocked in a run and figured in both run-scoring rallies as USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team defeated the Fayetteville SwampDogs, 2-0, on Tuesday evening at J.P. Riddle Stadium in Fayetteville, N.C.
June 23, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Contributes Three Hits in Another Team USA Victory Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias started in a different position for the third straight game and responded with three hits, including a double, as USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team defeated the High-Point-Thomasville HiToms of the Coastal Plain League, 11-6 Monday night in Thomasville, N.C.
June 23, 2014 | Baseball Allen Produces First Two Hits as a Professional on Sunday Three of Cal Poly's six baseball players who were drafted earlier this month have signed professional contracts and one of them -- infielder Jimmy Allen -- garnered his first two hits Sunday.
June 22, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Sophomore Mark Mathias Singles Again in Team USA Victory For the second straight game, Cal Poly sophomore Mark Mathias produced a single. On Sunday, he singled in the eighth inning as Team USA defeated a Coastal Plains League Select Squad 4-2 at Coleman Field at the National Training Complex in Cary, N.C.
June 22, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly's Mark Mathias Singles and Scores a Run in Team USA Opener Cal Poly sophomore Mark Mathias singled in three at-bats and scored a run as USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team defeated the Catawba Valley Stars 14-6 in the opening game of the team’s summer practice schedule Saturday night at Coleman Field at the National Training Complex in Cary, N.C.
June 19, 2014 | Baseball Mathias to Compete for Spot on Team USA Roster For the second year in a row and the fourth time in the last six seasons, a Cal Poly baseball player -- sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias -- has been invited to compete for a spot on USA Baseball's Collegiate National Team.
June 18, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Earns All-West Region First-Team Honors; Quartet on Second Team Cal Poly sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias has earned first-team All-West Region honors while four other Mustangs landed on the second unit.
June 16, 2014 | Baseball Norris, Wagman Produce Winning Streaks on the Mound Mike Miller continued his strong start since coming off the disabled list while Bud Norris and Joey Wagman have extended winning streaks on the mound this month.
June 11, 2014 | Baseball Trio of Mustangs Earn All-America Honors from Baseball America, NCBWA A trio of players from Cal Poly’s historic 2014 baseball team earned All-America honors as Baseball America and the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association announced its postseason teams Wednesday. Sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias was honored by both groups, landing on the Baseball America second team and the NCBWA’s third team.
June 8, 2014 | Baseball Torres, Zehner, Reilly Selected on Second Day of MLB Draft Outfielders Nick Torres and Zack Zehner along with closer Reed Reilly, all juniors on Cal Poly’s Big West Conference championship baseball team, were selected on the second day of the 2014 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft on Friday at the MLB Network studios in Secaucus, N.J.
June 8, 2014 | Baseball Miller Returns to Lineup in Boston Red Sox Organization Former Cal Poly infielder Mike Miller played his first game of the 2014 season last Sunday after being activated from the injured list by the Salem Red Sox of the Carolina League.
June 7, 2014 | Baseball Hoo, Bloomquist and Imhof Earn Top Mustang Team Awards Cal Poly senior catcher Chris Hoo earned the Cal Poly baseball team's Ozzie Smith Most Valuable Player Award for 2014 while junior southpaw Matt Imhof and sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist will share the Mike Krukow Outstanding Pitcher Award.
June 7, 2014 | Baseball Allen, Hoo Selected on Final Day of Major League Baseball Draft Third baseman Jimmy Allen and catcher Chris Hoo, both seniors, became Cal Poly’s fifth and sixth players drafted in the 2014 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft, which concluded a three-day run Saturday at the MLB Network studios in Secaucus, N.J.
June 6, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Wraps Up Historic 2014 Season With 47 Wins, Big West Title A Big West Conference championship, 47 victories, a 12-game winning streak, back-to-back regional appearances, hosting an NCAA regional for the first time, winning a pair of regional games and 15 crowds in excess of 2,000 fans in Baggett Stadium. Those are the major accomplishments in an historic 2014 baseball season resulting in Cal Poly’s ninth winning season in the last 11 years, its fourth 40-victory campaign ever and third NCAA regional appearance in the last six years
June 5, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Fans Praised for 'Amazing' San Luis Obispo Regional More than 15,000 fans passed through the turnstyles for the six games played in the 2014 NCAA Division I San Luis Obispo Regional over the weekend at Baggett Stadium, producing an environment called "electric," "tremendous," "memorable," "amazing" and "awesome" by coaches, spectators and players.
June 5, 2014 | Baseball Imhof Cal Poly’s Third-Highest Draft Selection, Taken by Phillies Cal Poly junior southpaw Matt Imhof was the sixth selection in the second round, 47th overall, by the Philadelphia Phillies in Major League Baseball’s First-Year Player Draft on Thursday night at the MLB Network studios in Secaucus, N.J.
June 4, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Pepperdine 10-6 in Championship Game of SLO Regional Right fielder Bryan Langlois tripled to drive in three runs in the ninth inning, snapping a 6-6 tie and sending Pepperdine to a 10-6 victory over Cal Poly in the championship game of the 2014 NCAA Division I San Luis Obispo Regional on Sunday night in Baggett Stadium.
June 3, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Eliminates Sacramento State, 6-5, in San Luis Obispo Regional Cal Poly built a 5-1 lead in the first four innings and held on to beat Sacramento State 6-5 in an elimination game of the 2014 NCAA Division I San Luis Obispo Regional on Sunday before 2,473 in Baggett Stadium.
June 2, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Pepperdine in Second Round of SLO Regional Pepperdine rallied for two runs in the seventh inning to overcome a 1-0 deficit and Aaron Brown and Eric Karch combined to hold Cal Poly to three hits as the Waves edged the Mustangs 2-1 in a second-round game of the 2014 NCAA Division I San Luis Obispo Regional on Saturday night before 2,941 in Baggett Stadium.
June 1, 2014 | Baseball Tickets Remain On Sale for Cal Poly vs. Sacramento State Game As of 10 a.m. Sunday, about 500 tickets remain for Cal Poly's game against Sacramento State in the 2014 Division I San Luis Obispo Regional at Baggett Stadium.
May 31, 2014 | Baseball Sacramento State Upsets Arizona State 5-4 in San Luis Obispo Regional Right fielder Nathan Lukes drove in three runs and No. 4 Sacramento State scored three times in the eighth inning to break a 2-2 tie and held on to upset No. 2 Arizona State 5-4 in an elimination game of the 2014 NCAA Division I San Luis Obispo Regional on Saturday at Cal Poly’s Baggett Stadium.
May 31, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly, Pepperdine to Play Deciding Game of Season Series Saturday Cal Poly and Pepperdine will play the rubber match of their season series Saturday night, but with more at stake this time.
May 30, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Defeats Sacramento State 4-2 on First Day of SLO Regional Southpaw Matt Imhof and right-hander Reed Reilly combined on a three-hitter as Cal Poly defeated Sacramento State 4-2 on the opening day of the NCAA Division I San Luis Obispo Regional on Friday night before 2,922 in Baggett Stadium.
May 30, 2014 | Baseball Pepperdine Holds On For 3-2 Victory Over Arizona State in Regional Opener No. 3 Pepperdine scored three times in the first two innings and Corey Miller and two relievers made the lead stand up as the Waves defeated No. 2 Arizona State 3-2 in the opening game of the San Luis Obispo Regional on Friday at Baggett Stadium.
May 29, 2014 | Baseball Mathias, Imhof and Bloomquist Earn All-American Honors Cal Poly second baseman Mark Mathias and starting pitchers Matt Imhof and Casey Bloomquist have earned Louisville Slugger All-American honors from Collegiate Baseball Newspaper.
May 27, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Face Sacramento State in San Luis Obispo Regional Friday Cal Poly, competing in an NCAA regional for the third time in the last six years, will host a postseason Division I baseball event for the first time this weekend, joining Sacramento State, Arizona State and Pepperdine in the four-team double-elimination San Luis Obispo Regional at Baggett Stadium. Coach Larry Lee’s No. 1-seeded Mustangs will face No. 4 Sacramento State on Friday at 6 p.m.
May 27, 2014 | Baseball Six Mustang Players Earn All-Big West First-Team Honors Cal Poly earned three of the six top major awards and six Mustang baseball players earned first-team All-Big West Conference honors as voted by the nine head coaches Tuesday.
May 26, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host Sacramento State, Arizona State and Pepperdine Pepperdine, Arizona State and Sacramento State have been selected as the baseball teams filling out the field for the first-ever NCAA Division I San Luis Obispo Regional.
May 25, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Selected to Host NCAA Regional for First Time For the first time in its 20-year NCAA Division I history, the Big West Conference championship Cal Poly baseball team has been selected to host an NCAA regional.
May 22, 2014 | Baseball Van Gansen Remains on Brooks Wallace Watch List Cal Poly sophomore shortstop Peter Van Gansen remains on the Brooks Wallace Shortstop of the Year Award watch list after the National College Baseball Hall of Fame released its updated list of 16 candidates for the nation's top shortstop Thursday.
May 21, 2014 | Baseball Bloomquist Replaces Imhof on Pitcher of the Year Award Watch List Cal Poly sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist has taken the place of junior southpaw Matt Imhof as the College Baseball Hall of Fame's Pitcher of the Year Award watch list was trimmed to 18 players Wednesday.
May 20, 2014 | Baseball All-Session Tickets for Potential Regional at Cal Poly On Sale Wednesday All-session general admission tickets for a potential NCAA baseball regional in Baggett Stadium on the Cal Poly campus will go on sale Wednesday morning.
May 19, 2014 | Baseball Big West Champion Cal Poly Moves Up in All Five Major Division I Polls Winning six straight games and nine of 10 en route to its first Big West Conference baseball championship, Cal Poly moved upward in all five major NCAA Division I polls released Monday, including a jump of seven spots in one poll.
May 19, 2014 | Baseball Coach Lee to Talk NCAA Regionals on Tonight's Radio Show on ESPN 1280 A day after his team won the Big West Conference baseball championship to clinch an NCAA regionals appearance, the Larry Lee Radio Show is back, airing live tonight from Charlie's Place in San Luis Obispo at 6 p.m. on ESPN 1280.
May 19, 2014 | Baseball Third Baseman Jimmy Allen Earns Big West Field Player of the Week Award Cal Poly senior third baseman Jimmy Allen, who hit three home runs in a Big West Conference baseball series at Cal State Northridge last weekend, has earned Big West Conference Field Player of the Week honors for the second time this season.
May 18, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns Big West Title and Automatic Berth in NCAA Regionals Junior right-hander Danny Zandona earned his second victory of the week, pitching 3 1/3 scoreless innings in relief, and Reed Reilly, also a junior right-hander, notched a two-inning save, his 10th of the year, as No. 5 Cal Poly clinched its first Big West Conference baseball championship with a 3-1 victory over Cal State Northridge on Sunday at Matador Field.
May 17, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Big West Series at Cal State Northridge With 6-3 Victory Sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist earned his 12th victory, scattering six hits over seven innings, while senior third baseman Jimmy Allen and sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias combined for six hits and three RBI as No. 5 Cal Poly defeated Cal State Northridge 6-3 Saturday afternoon at Matador Field.
May 16, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Opens Big West Series at Cal State Northridge With 16-10 Win Cal Poly slugged four home runs and also doubled seven times as part of a 20-hit offensive attack, all season highs, coasting to a 16-10 victory over Cal State Northridge in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday afternoon in 99-degree heat at Matador Field.
May 15, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Places Trio of Players on Dick Howser Trophy Semifinalist List Three members of the 2014 Cal Poly baseball team -- Matt Imhof, Casey Bloomquist and Mark Mathias -- are semifinalists for the 2014 Dick Howser Trophy, given to the top player in collegiate baseball and presented by Easton Foundations.
May 14, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Closes Out Regular Season With Big West Series at Northridge Cal Poly (42-10, 16-5 Big West), still in the hunt for its first Big West Conference championship after winning a series against first-place UC Irvine over the weekend, wraps up the regular season this weekend with a three-game Big West series against Cal State Northridge (18-32, 6-12 Big West) at Matador Field (cap.: 1,000) in Northridge.
May 13, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Holds On to Beat Saint Mary’s 6-5 in Non-Conference Game Junior right-hander Danny Zandona pitched five strong innings for his third win and John Schuknecht and Brett Barbier produced key two-run hits as No. 5 Cal Poly defeated Saint Mary’s 6-5 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday afternoon.
May 12, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Inches Up in Two National Baseball Polls, Drops in Another The Cal Poly baseball team, which won three of four games last week, including a series win over UC Irvine, moved up in two of the five major NCAA Division I polls on Monday.
May 12, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Saint Mary’s for Single Non-Conference Game Tuesday Cal Poly (41-10, 16-5 Big West), still in the hunt for its first Big West Conference championship after winning a series against first-place UC Irvine over the weekend, steps out of conference play Tuesday afternoon with a single game at Saint Mary’s (15-36, 7-17 West Coast) at Louis Guisto Field (cap.: 1,000) in Moraga.
May 12, 2014 | Baseball Larry Lee Radio Show Back on ESPN 1280 at 6 Tonight Cal Poly track and field director Mark Conover will also be a featured guest on tonight's hour-long show with host Tom Barket.
May 11, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Big West Series Against UC Irvine With 10-3 Victory Cal Poly celebrated Mother’s Day and Senior Day with a 10-3 victory over No. 16 UC Irvine on Sunday, clinching the Big West Conference baseball series at Baggett Stadium, two games to one.
May 10, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Evens Big West Series Against UC Irvine With Quick 1-0 Win Freshman right-hander Justin Calomeni and two relievers combined on a two-hit shutout as No. 5 Cal Poly blanked No. 16 UC Irvine 1-0 in the middle game of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Saturday night before 2,742, the fifth-largest crowd in Baggett Stadium’s 14-year history.
May 9, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Falls to No. 16 UC Irvine 3-2 in Big West Series Opener No. 16 UC Irvine was held to just three hits and struck out 15 times, but the Anteaters still managed to beat No. 5 Cal Poly 3-2 in the opener of a Big West Conference baseball series Friday night before 2,582 in Baggett Stadium.
May 8, 2014 | Baseball Southpaw Matt Imhof Remains on Midseason Golden Spikes Award Watch List Cal Poly junior southpaw Matt Imhof remains on the Golden Spikes Award watch list as USA Baseball on Thursday trimmed the midseason list from 50 candidates to 30.
May 7, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host First-Place UC Irvine for Showdown Big West Series Cal Poly (39-9, 14-4 Big West), still in the top 10 in four of the five NCAA Division I baseball polls after claiming the UC Riverside series on the road last weekend, puts a three-game winning streak and 25-2 home record on the line this weekend, hosting UC Irvine (33-14, 14-1 Big West) for a three-game Big West Conference showdown series in expanded Baggett Stadium (cap.: 3,106).
May 6, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Avenges Loss to Pepperdine With 5-1 Victory Junior right-hander Danny Zandona pitched five scoreless innings for his second victory and sophomore designated hitter Brian Mundell knocked in three runs with two hits and a sacrifice fly as No. 5 Cal Poly defeated Pepperdine 5-1 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night before 1,552 in Baggett Stadium.
May 5, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Open Four-Game Home Stand Tuesday Against Pepperdine Cal Poly (38-9, 12-3 Big West), still in the top 10 in four of the five NCAA Division I baseball polls after claiming the UC Riverside series on the road last weekend, opens a four-game home stand Tuesday night with a rematch against Pepperdine (32-12, 15-6 West Coast) in expanded Baggett Stadium.
May 5, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Remains in Top Ten in Four of Five Major NCAA Division I Polls Although the Cal Poly baseball team posted its second straight 2-2 week, the Mustangs remain in the top 10 in four of the five major NCAA Division I polls.
May 4, 2014 | Baseball No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly Clinches UC Riverside Series With 7-2 Victory Sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist earned his 10th victory of the season while senior catcher Chris Hoo, junior center fielder Jordan Ellis and sophomore shortstop Peter Van Gansen all knocked in a pair of runs as No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly clinched its three-game Big West Conference baseball series against UC Riverside with a 7-2 victory Sunday afternoon at the Riverside Sports Complex.
May 3, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Snaps Four-Game Losing Streak With 7-5 Victory No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly snapped a four-game losing streak the hard way Saturday night at the Riverside Sports Complex, overcoming a 3-0 deficit for a 7-5 Big West Conference baseball victory over UC Riverside.
May 2, 2014 | Baseball No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly Suffers Fourth Straight Loss, Falls to UC Riverside 7-3 UC Riverside snapped a 1-1 tie with four runs in the third inning and never looked back, handing No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly its fourth straight loss with a 7-3 victory Friday night at the Riverside Sports Complex.
April 30, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit UC Riverside for Weekend Big West Series Cal Poly (36-8, 12-3 Big West), coming off its first series loss of the year, takes a three-game losing streak, longest of the season, and concludes a seven-game road trip this weekend with a three-game Big West Conference series against UC Riverside (19-21, 7-5 Big West) at the Riverside Sports Complex.
April 29, 2014 | Baseball No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly Falls to No. 17 Pepperdine, 11-4 Pepperdine unleashed an 18-hit offensive attack and the No. 17 Waves defeated No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly 11-4 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday afternoon at windy and hot Eddy D. Field Stadium.
April 28, 2014 | Baseball No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly to Visit No. 17 Pepperdine for Single Game on Tuesday Cal Poly (36-7, 12-3 Big West), coming off its first series loss of the year and back-to-back losses for the first time this season, continues a seven-game road trip Tuesday afternoon with a non-conference game at No. 17 Pepperdine (30-9, 14-4 West Coast) at Eddy D. Field Stadium.
April 28, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Remains in Top Ten in All Five Major NCAA Division I Polls Despite losing a series for the first time this season and suffering back-to-back losses for the first time as well, the Cal Poly baseball team remains in the Top Ten in all five major NCAA Division I polls this week.
April 27, 2014 | Baseball No. 1/2/3 Cal Poly Suffers First Series Loss of Season in 1-0 Setback Long Beach State scored an unearned run in the first inning and Nick Sabo and Ty Provencher made it stand up for a 1-0 victory over top-ranked Cal Poly in the finale of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Sunday afternoon at Blair Field.
April 26, 2014 | Baseball No. 1/2/3 Cal Poly Falls to Long Beach State 7-2, Series Even Long Beach State scored six times in the first four innings and parlayed a 13-hit offensive attack into a 7-2 victory over No. 1/2/3 Cal Poly in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday afternoon at Blair Field.
April 25, 2014 | Baseball Imhof, Bloomquist and Van Gansen Land on National Watch Lists Cal Poly pitchers Matt Imhof and Casey Bloomquist along with shortstop Peter Van Gansen have been placed on national watch lists.
April 25, 2014 | Baseball No. 1/2/3 Cal Poly Rallies to Beat Long Beach State 6-3 Junior right fielder Nick Torres singled on a 3-0 pitch, driving in two runs in a three-run eighth-inning rally that snapped a 3-3 tie Friday night as No. 1/2/3 Cal Poly defeated Long Beach State 6-3 in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series at Blair Field.
April 23, 2014 | Baseball Top-Ranked Cal Poly to Play Next Seven Games on the Road Cal Poly (35-5, 11-1 Big West), which achieved its first and second shutouts ever against Cal State Fullerton and swept the Titans for the first time in 41 years, moving up to No. 1 in the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper poll, plays its next seven games on the road, beginning with a three-game Big West Conference series Friday through Sunday against Long Beach State (18-20, 5-4 Big West) at Blair Field.
April 23, 2014 | Baseball Reilly Named to NCBWA Midseason Stopper of the Year Watch List Cal Poly junior right-hander Reed Reilly is one of 50 pitchers named Wednesday to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association's midseason Stopper of the Year watch list.
April 22, 2014 | Baseball Reilly, Mathias Earn National Honors for Performance in Fullerton Series Cal Poly junior closer Reed Reilly and sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias earned national recognition Tuesday for their performances in the Mustangs' sweep of a series against four-time defending Big West Conference baseball champion Cal State Fullerton.
April 22, 2014 | Baseball No. 1/2/3 Cal Poly Defeats San Jose State 12-5 for 11th Straight Win Senior first baseman Tim Wise produced his first career four-hit game, knocking in two runs, and freshman right-hander Slater Lee earned his first win since late February as Cal Poly, one day after earning a No. 1 ranking from Collegiate Baseball Newspaper, extended its winning streak to 11 games with a 12-5 victory over San Jose State on Tuesday night.
April 21, 2014 | Baseball Larry Lee Radio Show Back on the Air at 6 Tonight on ESPN 1280 Mustang head softball coach Jenny Condon will also be a featured guest.
April 21, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Earns Second Straight Big West Player of the Week Honors Cal Poly sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias terrorized opposing pitching en route to his second straight Big West Baseball Field Player of the Week award.
April 21, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns No. 1 National Ranking by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Cal Poly's meteoric rise through the national Division I baseball polls this season has reached the top. Coach Larry Lee's Mustangs achieved the school's second No. 1 national ranking in Division I as Collegiate Baseball Newspaper has placed Cal Poly atop its Top 30.
April 21, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host San Jose State for Single Game Tuesday Night Cal Poly (34-5, 11-1 Big West), which achieved its first and second shutouts ever against Cal State Fullerton and swept the Titans for the first time in 41 years, moving up to No. 1 in the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper poll, hosts San Jose State (12-28, 6-15 Mountain West) for a single non-conference game Tuesday night in expanded Baggett Stadium.
April 19, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Completes Sweep of Cal State Fullerton Series With 3-0 Win Sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist has won 15 games in his first two seasons as a Mustang. He earned his first complete game Saturday against a team that has won the last four Big West Conference championships.
April 18, 2014 | Baseball No. 3 Cal Poly Clinches Cal State Fullerton Series With Walk-Off 4-3 Victory Junior right fielder Nick Torres doubled to the gap in left-center field, scoring sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias from first base in the 13th inning, as No. 3 Cal Poly earned a 4-3 walk-off victory over No. 19 Cal State Fullerton before 2,831 Saturday night in Baggett Stadium.
April 17, 2014 | Baseball No. 3 Cal Poly Blanks No. 19 Cal State Fullerton 8-0 in Series Opener Junior southpaw Matt Imhof and junior right-hander Danny Zandona combined on a four-hitter as No. 3 Cal Poly blanked Cal State Fullerton 8-0 in a Big West Conference baseball series opener Thursday night before 2,402 in Baggett Stadium, the Mustangs’ first shutout over the Titans in their 20-year Division I history.
April 16, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly, Cal State Fullerton to Clash in Key Big West Series at Baggett Cal Poly (31-5, 8-1 Big West), which has won nine series of three games or more, including five sweeps, this season and moved up to No. 3 in four of the five major NCAA Division I polls this week, hosts Cal State Fullerton (18-13, 3-3 Big West) for a midseason Big West Conference showdown series in expanded Baggett Stadium.
April 16, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Adds Pair of Bleacher Sections to Baggett Stadium A pair of portable bleacher sections, each containing 369 seats, have been added to Baggett Stadium for No. 3 Cal Poly's Big West Conference baseball series against No. 19 Cal State Fullerton.
April 15, 2014 | Baseball No. 3 Cal Poly Earns Seventh Straight Win, Defeats Bakersfield 9-1 Freshman right-hander Justin Calomeni earned his seventh victory and sophomore designated hitter Brian Mundell drove in four runs with a two-run single and a pair of sacrifice flies as No. 3 Cal Poly recorded its seventh straight victory, defeating Bakersfield 9-1 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night at Hardt Field.
April 14, 2014 | Baseball Larry Lee Radio Show Resumes Tonight at 6 p.m. The weekly Larry Lee Show returns to the ESPN 1280 airwaves and ESPNRadio1280.com on Monday, April 14 at 6 p.m. featuring Cal Poly baseball's head coach and Mustang softball head coach Jenny Condon.
April 14, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Climbs to No. 3 in Four of the Five Major Division I Polls Cal Poly's climb up the national Division I baseball polls continued Monday thanks to another perfect 4-0 week. Coach Larry Lee's Mustangs are ranked No. 3 by four of the five major polls.
April 14, 2014 | Baseball Mustangs Mathias and Reilly Capture Weekly Big West Honors Cal Poly teammates Mark Mathias and Reed Reilly, instrumental in the Mustangs' 4-0 performance on the field last week, earned Big West Baseball Field Player and Pitcher of the Week honors, respectively.
April 14, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Bakersfield for Single Game Tuesday Night Cal Poly (30-5, 8-1 Big West), which has won nine series of three games or more, including five sweeps, this season and moved up to No. 3 in four of the five major NCAA Division I polls this week, visits Bakersfield (14-19, 7-5 Western Athletic) for a single non-conference Tuesday night at Hardt Field.
April 13, 2014 | Baseball No. 4 Cal Poly Completes Sweep of Hawai’i Series With 8-3 Victory Sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist picked up his eighth victory without a loss and sophomore designated hitter Brian Mundell belted his fourth home run of the season, a two-run shot, as No. 4 Cal Poly completed a three-game Big West Conference series sweep Sunday with an 8-3 victory over Hawai’i in Les Murakami Stadium.
April 12, 2014 | Baseball No. 4 Cal Poly Clinches Hawai'i Series With 4-3 Victory Cal Poly scored single runs in four innings and four pitchers made them stand up as the No. 4 Mustangs held on to beat Hawai'i 4-3 and clinch the three-game Big West Conference baseball series Saturday night before 3,743 in Les Murakami Stadium.
April 11, 2014 | Baseball Imhof Named to Midseason Golden Spikes Award Watch List Cal Poly junior left-handed pitcher Matt Imhof remains on USA Baseball’s Golden Spikes Award watch list after the 50-man midseason roster used to name the top amateur baseball player in the country was released Thursday.
April 11, 2014 | Baseball No. 4 Cal Poly Beats Hawai'i 3-2 in Big West Series Opener Junior southpaw Matt Imhof and junior right-hander Reed Reilly combined on a five-hitter and senior left fielder Tim Wise knocked in the go-ahead run as No. 4 Cal Poly defeated Hawai’i 3-2 in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference series Friday night before 3,647 in Les Murakami Stadium.
April 9, 2014 | Baseball No. 4 Cal Poly to Visit Hawai’i for Three-Game Big West Series Cal Poly (27-5, 5-1 Big West), which has won 20 of 22 home games this season and moved up one position in four of the five major NCAA Division I polls this week, plays its first game on the road in over a month this weekend, visiting Hawai’i (14-16, 2-4 Big West) for a three-game Big West Conference series Friday through Sunday in Les Murakami Stadium.
April 8, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Closes Long Home Stand With 6-2 Win Over Saint Mary’s Freshman right-hander Justin Calomeni earned his sixth win and sophomore shortstop Peter Van Gansen drove in three runs with a single and pair of bases-loaded walks as No. 4 Cal Poly closed out an 18-game home stand with a 6-2 victory over Saint Mary’s in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday in Baggett Stadium.
April 7, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Closes Out 18-Game Home Stand Tuesday Versus Saint Mary’s Cal Poly (26-5, 5-1 Big West), which has won 19 of 21 home games this season and moved up one position in four of the five major NCAA Division I polls this week, concludes an 18-game home stand Tuesday with a matinee non-conference affair against Saint Mary’s (13-17, 5-4 West Coast) in Baggett Stadium.
April 7, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Inches Up One Spot in Four of the Five Major NCAA Division I Polls Another winning week, eight straight for Cal Poly, has elevated the Mustangs' ranking in four of the five major NCAA Division I polls released Monday. Both Baseball America and Perfect Game bumped Cal Poly, 3-1 last week with a win over Bakersfield and a series win over rival UC Santa Barbara, up one notch to No. 4.
April 7, 2014 | Baseball Bloomquist Earns Big West Conference Pitcher of the Week Honors Cal Poly sophomore Casey Bloomquist notched Big West Baseball Pitcher of the Week honors Monday after tossing 7 2/3 scoreless innings and earning the series-clinching victory against No. 13 UC Santa Barbara on Sunday.
April 6, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Wins Big West Series Against UCSB With 1-0 Victory Sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist pitched 7 2/3 scoreless innings for his seventh win and senior third baseman Jimmy Allen’s fourth-inning triple drove in the only run of the game as No. 5 Cal Poly defeated No. 13 UC Santa Barbara 1-0 in the finale of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Sunday afternoon.
April 5, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Evens Big West Series Against UCSB With Walk-Off 8-7 Win Senior catcher Chris Hoo singled up the middle with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning, scoring Brett Barbier from second base, as No. 5 Cal Poly registered its first walk-off victory of the 2014 baseball season, defeating No. 13 UC Santa Barbara 8-7 before 2,072 fans Saturday night in Baggett Stadium.
April 4, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Falls to No. 13 UC Santa Barbara 8-6 in Series Opener No. 13 UC Santa Barbara jumped to a 7-2 lead in the first four innings and held on to beat No. 5 Cal Poly 8-6 in the opener of a Big West Conference baseball series Friday night before 2,188 fans, the largest crowd of the season at Baggett Stadium.
April 2, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly to Host No. 13 UCSB for Big West Showdown This Weekend No. 5 Cal Poly (24-4, 3-0 Big West), which has won 17 of 18 home games this season and is in the top 10 in all five major NCAA Division I polls this week, continues an 18-game home stand and resumes Big West Conference play this weekend with a three-game series against No. 13 UC Santa Barbara (19-5, 1-2 Big West) in Baggett Stadium.
April 1, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly's Mathias, Imhof Honored for Weekend Performances Cal Poly sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias and junior southpaw Matt Imhof earned national honors this week for their performances in the UC Davis baseball series over the weekend.
April 1, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Rallies in Seventh Inning to Beat Bakersfield, 6-1 Junior southpaw Taylor Chris worked his way out of a seventh-inning jam for his third win and No. 5 Cal Poly erased a 1-0 deficit with a six-run seventh-inning rally as the Mustangs defeated Bakersfield 6-1 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday afternoon in Baggett Stadium.
March 31, 2014 | Baseball Larry Lee Radio Show to Debut at 6 p.m. Today on ESPN 1280 Before the No. 5-ranked Cal Poly baseball team continues its 18-game home stand this week, the Larry Lee Radio Show will make its debut at 6 tonight on ESPN 1280, airing live from Charlie's Place in San Luis Obispo.
March 31, 2014 | Baseball First Pitch for Cal Poly vs. Bakersfield Baseball Game Changed to 2 p.m. Cal Poly (23-4), which has won 16 of 17 home games this season and is in the top 10 in all five major NCAA Division I polls this week, continues an 18-game home stand Tuesday by hosting Bakersfield (11-15) at 2 o'clock in Baggett Stadium.
March 31, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Inches Upward in Three of Five Major NCAA Division I Polls A perfect 4-0 week has elevated the ranking of the Cal Poly baseball team in two of the four major NCAA Division I polls released Monday.
March 30, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Completes Sweep of UC Davis Series With 9-1 Victory Mark Mathias and Nick Torres extended their hitting streaks and Casey Bloomquist allowed one unearned run over eight innings as No. 5 Cal Poly completed a sweep of its Big West Conference-opening baseball series against UC Davis with a 9-1 victory Sunday afternoon before 2,039 in Baggett Stadium.
March 29, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Clinches UC Davis Series With 5-3 Victory Junior southpaw Taylor Chris pitched five scoreless innings and senior catcher Chris Hoo knocked in two runs with three hits as No. 5 Cal Poly clinched its Big West Conference baseball series against UC Davis with a 5-3 victory Saturday afternoon in Baggett Stadium.
March 28, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Opens Big West Schedule With 8-0 Victory Over UC Davis Matt Imhof pitched his first shutout and second complete game while Mark Mathias extended his hitting streak to 15 games with an RBI single in a seven-run first-inning rally as No. 5 Cal Poly opened Big West Conference play with an 8-0 victory over UC Davis on Friday night before 1,177 in Baggett Stadium.
March 26, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Big West Slate by Hosting UC Davis This Weekend Cal Poly (20-4), which reached the 20-win plateau Monday, the earliest for a Mustang squad since the implementation of the uniform start date in 2008, continues an 18-game home stand and opens Big West Conference play this weekend with a three-game series against UC Davis (12-9) in Baggett Stadium.
March 25, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Climbs Into Top Ten in All Five Major Division I Polls Cal Poly, as high as No. 12 in its first 19 years of Division I baseball, has achieved a Top 10 ranking in all five major Division I polls this week.
March 24, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Clinches California Series With 16-8 Win No. 5 Cal Poly erased an 8-2 deficit with a 13-run second-inning rally and went on to beat California 16-8 in the final game of a four-game non-conference baseball series Monday afternoon in Baggett Stadium.
March 23, 2014 | Baseball No. 6 Cal Poly Earns 8-4 Victory Over California for 2-1 Series Lead Cal Poly’s top three hitters in the lineup -- Tim Wise, Jordan Ellis and Nick Torres -- combined for six hits and five RBI while sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist improved his unblemished record to 5-0 as the No. 6 Mustangs defeated California 8-4 Sunday afternoon before 2,182 in Baggett Stadium.
March 22, 2014 | Baseball No. 6 Cal Poly Falls to Cal 8-3 in Second Game of Series Cal Poly’s 18-game home winning streak stretching to the 2013 season came to an end Saturday night as California erupted for four runs in the second inning and never looked back en route to an 8-3 victory over the No. 6 Mustangs at Baggett Stadium.
March 21, 2014 | Baseball No. 6 Cal Poly Opens Cal Series With 4-1 Victory Junior southpaw Matt Imhof picked up his fifth win, combining with Taylor Chris on a five-hitter, while senior catcher Chris Hoo and sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias combined for five hits and three RBI as No. 6 Cal Poly defeated Cal 4-1 in the opener of a four-game non-conference baseball series Friday night before 1,468 in Baggett Stadium.
March 19, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Continues Long Home Stand by Hosting California for Four Games Cal Poly (17-3), ranked No. 6 by Perfect Game, No. 7 in the Baseball America poll and No. 10 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper this week, continues an 18-game home stand with a four-game non-conference series against California (10-9) Friday through Monday in Baggett Stadium (cap.: 1,734).
March 17, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Team Reaches Top 10 in Four National Polls The 2014 Cal Poly baseball team has moved into the Top 10 in four of the five major NCAA Division I baseball polls following victories in all six games last week.
March 17, 2014 | Baseball Imhof Earns Conference, National Honors for Third Time This Season Cal Poly southpaw Matt Imhof, who for the third time this season has struck out at least 14 batters in a game, has collected two more weekly honors.
March 16, 2014 | Baseball No. 8 Cal Poly Wraps Up 6-0 Week With 7-2 Win Over Wagner Freshman right-hander Justin Calomeni earned his second victory of the week while senior third baseman Jimmy Allen knocked in four runs with three hits as the No. 8 Cal Poly baseball team completed a perfect 6-0 week at home with a 7-2 victory over Wagner on Sunday in Baggett Stadium.
March 15, 2014 | Baseball Bloomquist Strikes Out 10 as Cal Poly Clinches Wagner Series With 3-1 Win Sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist struck out a career-high 10 in seven innings and sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias doubled to drive in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning as No. 8 Cal Poly defeated Wagner 3-1 in a non-conference baseball game Saturday night before 1,093 in Baggett Stadium.
March 14, 2014 | Baseball No. 8 Cal Poly to Host Wagner College, Continuing 18-Game Homestand Cal Poly (14-3), ranked No. 8 by Perfect Game, No. 11 in the Baseball America poll and No. 12 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper this week, continues an 18-game home stand and a stretch of six games in six days, hosting Wagner College (8-2) for a three-game non-conference series in Baggett Stadium (cap.: 1,734).
March 14, 2014 | Baseball Imhof Strikes Out 14 as Cal Poly Opens Wagner Series With 8-1 Victory Junior southpaw Matt Imhof struck out 14 over eight innings and combined with Mark Suniga on a three-hitter as No. 8 Cal Poly defeated Wagner 8-1 in the opening game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night before 1,057 in Baggett Stadium.
March 13, 2014 | Baseball No. 8 Cal Poly Completes Sweep of Northern Illinois Series With 11-9 Win Senior third baseman Jimmy Allen scored on a wild pitch to snap an 8-8 tie in the seventh inning and No. 8 Cal Poly went on to beat Northern Illinois 11-9 in the finale of a three-game non-conference baseball series Thursday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 12, 2014 | Baseball No. 8 Cal Poly Clinches Northern Illinois Series With 10-1 Victory First baseman Tim Wise and center fielder Jordan Ellis combined for six hits and three RBI while junior right-hander Danny Zandona picked up his first win of the season as No. 8 Cal Poly defeated Northern Illinois 10-1 in a non-conference baseball game Wednesday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 11, 2014 | Baseball No. 8 Cal Poly Opens Northern Illinois Series With 4-2 Victory Freshman right-hander Justin Calomeni earned his fourth win in as many starts as No. 8 Cal Poly opened an 18-game home stand with a 4-2 victory over Northern Illinois in the opener of a three-game midweek non-conference baseball series Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 10, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host No. Illinois in Opener of 18-Game Homestand Tuesday Cal Poly (11-3), ranked No. 8 by Perfect Game, No. 11 in the Baseball America poll and No. 12 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper this week, opens an 18-game home stand Tuesday night, hosting Northern Illinois (1-12-1) in the opener of a three-game non-conference series.
March 10, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Climbs to No. 8, 11, 12 and 13 in NCAA Division I Baseball Polls Last week, the Cal Poly baseball team achieved its highest Division I ranking ever. On Monday, Perfect Game, which placed coach Larry Lee's Mustangs at No. 9 following a split of a doubleheader at Southern Cal, moved Cal Poly up another notch to No. 8 after Cal Poly won three of four games last week.
March 10, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Southpaw Matt Imhof Earns Conference and National Honors Junior southpaw Matt Imhof, who struck out a career-high 15 Seattle batters, a Cal Poly Division I record, has been selected as one of six Louisville Slugger National Players of the Week by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper. Imhof also earned Big West Conference Pitcher of the Week honors for a second time this season.
March 9, 2014 | Baseball No. 9 Cal Poly Clinches Seattle Series With 2-1 Victory Sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist earned his third victory and junior right fielder Nick Torres knocked in both Cal Poly runs with a double and a home run as the No. 9 Mustangs edged Seattle 2-1 in the finale of a non-conference baseball series Sunday afternoon at Meridian Park.
March 8, 2014 | Baseball No. 9 Cal Poly Falls to Seattle 15-14 in Middle Game of Series Cal Poly let 7-1 and 13-11 leads slip away as the No. 9 Mustangs dropped a 15-14 decision to Seattle in a rain-drenched second game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Saturday afternoon at Triton Field on the campus of Edmonds Community College.
March 7, 2014 | Baseball Imhof Strikes Out 15 Batters in No. 9 Cal Poly Victory Over Seattle Junior right-hander Matt Imhof established a Cal Poly Division I record with 15 strikeouts and sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias drove in two runs to lead the No. 9 Mustangs to a 4-0 victory over Seattle in the opening game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night at Meridian Park.
March 5, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball to Visit Seattle for Three-Game Weekend Series Cal Poly (9-2), ranked No. 9 by Perfect Game, No. 11 in the Baseball America poll and No. 13 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper this week, plays its third consecutive weekend series on the road, visiting Seattle (5-8) for a three-game set.
March 4, 2014 | Baseball No. 9 Cal Poly Blanks Santa Clara, 6-0, in Game Called Due to Fog Sophomore shortstop Peter Van Gansen celebrated his 20th birthday with three singles and freshman right-hander Justin Calomeni tossed six scoreless innings for his third win as No. 9 Cal Poly shut out Santa Clara 6-0 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night called in the seventh inning at Baggett Stadium due to fog.
March 3, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Achieves Highest Division I Ranking -- No. 9 by Perfect Game The Cal Poly baseball team continued its steady climb up the polls this week, achieving the school's highest Division I ranking ever. Perfect Game has placed coach Larry Lee's Mustangs at No. 9 following a 2-1 week.
March 3, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to host Santa Clara for Single Game on Tuesday Night Cal Poly (8-2), ranked No. 9 by Perfect Game, No. 11 in the Baseball America poll and No. 13 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper this week following last week’s 2-1 mark, plays its first home game in 16 days Tuesday night, hosting Santa Clara (6-6) at Baggett Stadium.
March 2, 2014 | Baseball No. 13 Cal Poly Splits Sunday Doubleheader with No. 29 USC Mother Nature finally gave No. 13 Cal Poly and No. 29 Southern California a chance to play some baseball Sunday afternoon and, after rainouts Friday and Saturday, the two teams split a non-conference doubleheader at Dedeaux Field.
March 1, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns 5-1 Victory Over USC in Opener of Doubleheader Senior catcher Chris Hoo doubled twice, collecting an RBI on each one, and junior southpaw Matt Imhof allowed one run and five hits in seven innings with seven strikeouts as No. 13 Cal Poly defeated No. 29 USC 5-1 in the opening game of a Sunday doubleheader at Dedeaux Field.
February 26, 2014 | Baseball First Two Games at USC Washed Out; Doubleheader Set for Sunday Friday night's Cal Poly baseball game at USC has been called off due to wet weather conditions. The remaining schedule for the three-game series has not been announced.
February 25, 2014 | Baseball No. 13 Cal Poly Improves to 7-1 With 5-3 Win Over San Jose State Cal Poly’s last four batters in the lineup collected eight hits and freshman right-hander Justin Calomeni earned his second victory in as many starts as the No. 13-ranked Mustangs defeated San Jose State 5-3 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night at Municipal Stadium.
February 24, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Jumps into Top 20 in Division I Baseball Polls Cal Poly jumped as many as 12 positions in the major Division I baseball polls Monday following the Mustangs' series win at defending national champion UCLA.
February 24, 2014 | Baseball Freshman Slater Lee Earns Big West Pitcher of the Week Honors Cal Poly freshman right-hander Slater Lee, who shut out defending national champion UCLA with a two-hitter in his second collegiate start on the mound, has been named Big West Conference Pitcher of the Week.
February 24, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Continues Road Trip With Single Game Tuesday at San Jose State Cal Poly (6-1), ranked No. 13 in the Baseball America poll and No. 14 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper this week following last weekend’s series win at defending national champion UCLA, continues its stretch of 11 of 12 games on the road Tuesday night, visiting San Jose State (2-6) at Municipal Stadium.
February 23, 2014 | Baseball No. 22 Cal Poly Wins Series Against No. 12 UCLA With 9-1 Victory Junior right fielder Nick Torres and sophomore designated hitter Brian Mundell combined for five hits and five RBI as No. 22 Cal Poly captured its non-conference series against defending national champion and No. 12 UCLA with a 9-1 victory Sunday afternoon at Jackie Robinson Stadium.
February 22, 2014 | Baseball No. 22 Cal Poly Evens Series Against No. 12 UCLA With 8-0 Shutout Freshman right-hander Slater Lee shut out defending national champion and No. 12 UCLA with a two-hitter and Nick Torres and Brian Mundell belted three-run home runs as No. 22 Cal Poly beat the Bruins 8-0 in a non-conference baseball game Saturday afternoon in Jackie Robinson Stadium.
February 21, 2014 | Baseball No. 22 Cal Poly Falls to No. 12 UCLA 5-2 in Series Opener Second baseman Luke Persico produced four hits, including two triples and a double, and James Kaprielian scattered three hits over seven innings as No. 12 UCLA defeated No. 22 Cal Poly 5-2 in the opener of a three-game non-conference series Friday night at Jackie Robinson Stadium.
February 19, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Defending National Champion UCLA for Weekend Series Cal Poly (4-0), ranked No. 22 in the Baseball America poll and No. 26 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper this week following a season-opening series sweep against 2013 NCAA Super Regional qualifier Kansas State, plays the first of three consecutive series away from home this weekend, visiting defending national champion and No. 12 UCLA (3-1) at Jackie Robinson Stadium.
February 18, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Junior Southpaw Matt Imhof Earns More National Awards The national awards continue to pour in for Cal Poly junior southpaw Matt Imhof as College Sports Madness and NCAA.com joined the list Tuesday.
February 18, 2014 | Baseball No. 22 Cal Poly Earns Second Shutout, Blanks Santa Clara 8-0 Junior right fielder Nick Torres drove in three runs and freshman right-hander Justin Calomeni struck out nine in his first collegiate start as No. 22 Cal Poly blanked Santa Clara 8-0 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night at Stephen Schott Stadium.
February 17, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Plays 11 of Next 12 Baseball Games on the Road Cal Poly (3-0), ranked No. 22 in the Baseball America poll and No. 26 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper this week following a season-opening series sweep against 2013 NCAA Super Regional qualifier Kansas State, plays the first of 13 midweek games Tuesday night, visiting Santa Clara (1-3) in Stephen Schott Stadium.
February 17, 2014 | Baseball Allen, Imhof Earn Big West Conference Player of the Week Honors Matt Imhof, whose 14-strikeout performance has triggered a flurry of national awards, and Jimmy Allen, who knocked in six runs in Cal Poly's season-opening three-game series sweep over No. 22 Kansas State, have earned the first Big West baseball awards for the 2014 season.
February 17, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Rises to No. 22 in Three Major Division I Baseball Polls Cal Poly's season-opening three-game series sweep over then-No. 22 Kansas State has propelled the Mustang baseball team into the No. 22 position in three major polls.
February 16, 2014 | Baseball No. 27 Cal Poly Completes Sweep Against No. 22 Kansas State, 10-1 Junior right fielder Nick Torres belted a three-run home run and sophomore designated hitter Brian Mundell added three hits, including two doubles, and a pair of RBI as No. 27 Cal Poly completed a three-game season-opening series sweep against No. 22 Kansas State with a 10-1 victory Sunday afternoon before 1,528 in Baggett Stadium.
February 15, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Kansas State Series With 5-2 Victory Freshman right-hander Slater Lee, in his first collegiate game, struck out seven over 6 1/3 innings and junior right fielder Nick Torres produced his second career four-hit game as No. 27 Cal Poly defeated No. 22 Kansas State 5-2 in the second game of a three-game season-opening baseball series Saturday night before 1,217 in Baggett Stadium.
February 14, 2014 | Baseball Imhof First Mustang Named to Golden Spikes Award Watch List Cal Poly junior southpaw Matt Imhof has been placed on USA Baseball’s 60-man preseason watch list for the Golden Spikes Award, which goes to the top amateur baseball player in the country. Sponsored by Major League Baseball, USA Baseball’s Golden Spikes Award will be presented for the 37th time on July 17.
February 14, 2014 | Baseball No. 27 Cal Poly Opens 2014 Season With 3-0 Win Over No. 22 Kansas State Junior southpaw Matt Imhof tied a Cal Poly Division I record with 14 strikeouts and senior third baseman Jimmy Allen broke up a scoreless duel with a two-run single in the sixth inning as No. 27 Cal Poly opened its 2014 baseball season with a 3-0 victory over No. 22 Kansas State on Friday night before 1,126 in Baggett Stadium.
February 11, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Opens 2014 Campaign by Hosting No. 22 Kansas State Cal Poly, ranked No. 27 in the preseason Collegiate Baseball Newspaper poll and coming off a 40-win season which included a second-place Big West Conference finish and its second NCAA Division I regional playoff berth, opens the 2014 season Friday night with the first of three weekend games against No. 22 Kansas State in Baggett Stadium.
February 11, 2014 | Baseball Reilly Named to NCBWA Stopper of the Year Watch List Cal Poly junior closer Reed Reilly is among 50 pitchers named on Tuesday to the initial watch list for the 10th annual National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Stopper of the Year Award, given to the top relief pitcher in NCAA Division I.
February 8, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Alumni Game Ends in 2-2 Draw Nick Torres knocked in both Cal Poly runs while Brandon Roberts scored both Alumni runs after walks as the 2014 Cal Poly Baseball Alumni Game ended in a nine-inning 2-2 tie Saturday afternoon at Baggett Stadium.
February 3, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Alumni Game Scheduled for Saturday Afternoon Major Leaguer Baseball players Bud Norris, Logan Schafer and Brent Morel are expected to compete or attend the 2014 Cal Poly Alumni Game on Saturday at 1 p.m. in Baggett Stadium.
January 30, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Picked by Coaches to Finish Second in Big West Cal Poly has earned its highest preseason ranking by Big West Conference baseball coaches as the Mustangs have been selected to finish second in 2014.
January 22, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Team Opens Practice for 2014 Season Friday The Cal Poly baseball team opens practice Friday afternoon at Baggett Stadium as it begins preparations for the 2014 season.
January 20, 2014 | Baseball Former Mustang Mitch Haniger Interviewed by FanGraph.com Former Cal Poly outfielder Mitch Haniger, who compiled a 280 batting average for the Surprise Saguaros in the Arizona Fall League, was recently interviewed by FanGraph.com.
January 17, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Ranked No. 36 in College Sports Madness Preseason Poll College Sports Madness has ranked the Cal Poly baseball team No. 36 in its preseason poll. The Web site also predicts Coach Larry Lee's Mustangs to finish third in the Big West Conference.
December 23, 2013 | Baseball Southpaw Matt Imhof Lands on Preseason All-American Second Team Junior southpaw Matt Imhof, who pitched for USA Baseball's Collegiate National Team during the offseason, has been named to the 2014 Louisville Slugger NCAA Division I Preseason All-American second team by Collegiate Baseball.
December 20, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Draws No. 27 Ranking in Collegiate Baseball Preseason Poll The 2014 Cal Poly baseball team will open the upcoming season ranked No. 27 in Collegiate Baseball's Fabulous 40 NCAA Division I preseason poll presented by Big League Chew bubble gum.
December 19, 2013 | Baseball Imhof, Torres Among Baseball America's Early College Top 100 Prospects A pair of Cal Poly baseball players, both juniors, earned spots in Baseball America’s early College Top 100 prospects list. Southpaw Matt Imhof is ranked No. 22 by the weekly publication while right fielder Nick Torres drew a No. 79 ranking. Neither player was drafted out of high school.
November 19, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Signs Eight Baseball Players to National Letter of Intent Eight high school players -- six pitchers and a pair of outfielders -- have signed national letters of intent to continue their baseball careers at Cal Poly. The one-week early signing period opened Nov. 13.
November 5, 2013 | Baseball Hinkle, Former Assistant Baseball Coach, Passes at Age 70 Tom Hinkle, assistant baseball coach at Cal Poly for eight seasons, passed away Saturday, Nov. 2, after a long, courageous battle against cancer. He was 71.
October 31, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Announces Ambitious Baseball Schedule for 2014 Ten games against Pac-12 Conference schools, including defending College World Series champion UCLA, and 30 home games highlight the 2014 Cal Poly baseball schedule announced Thursday by Mustang director of athletics Don Oberhelman and head coach Larry Lee.
October 17, 2013 | Baseball Haniger Earns Arizona Fall League Co-Player of the Week Award Former Cal Poly outfielder Mitch Haniger, listed as the Milwaukee Brewers' 12th-ranked prospect by MLB.com, has been named Arizona Fall League co-player of the week.
September 3, 2013 | Baseball Eau Claire Express Name Tim Wise 2013 Team MVP Cal Poly senior-to-be Tim Wise has been named 2013 Eau Claire Express Most Valuable Player after a season that saw the Express finish with a 33-37 overall record, including 21-15 in the second half.
August 22, 2013 | Baseball Van Gansen Selected to All-West Coast League First Team Shortstop Peter Van Gansen, who will be a sophomore at Cal Poly next spring, has been named to the All-West Coast Collegiate Baseball League first team.
August 16, 2013 | Baseball Wagman Named Honorable Mention Louisville Slugger All-American Cal Poly pitcher Joey Wagman, a senior right-hander last spring, is a CollegeBaseballInsider.com/Louisville Slugger All-American.
August 13, 2013 | Baseball Shortstop Peter Van Gansen Earns WCCBL Player of the Week Honors Cal Poly sophomore-to-be shortstop Peter Van Gansen has been named West Coast Collegiate Baseball League Player of the Week for his performance last week, the final week of the regular season.
August 3, 2013 | Baseball Several Mustangs Finishing Strong in Summer League Play Several of the 30 Cal Poly baseball players competing in summer leagues are finishing their seasons in strong fashion, led by utility player Tim Wise.
August 2, 2013 | Baseball In First Start for Orioles, Norris Beats His Former Teammates Former Cal Poly pitcher Bud Norris made his first start for the Baltimore Orioles on Thursday night and beat his former teammates, the Houston Astros.
July 31, 2013 | Baseball Former Mustang Bud Norris Traded From Astros to Orioles Former Cal Poly pitcher Bud Norris has been traded from the Houston Astros to the Baltimore Orioles.
July 27, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Southpaw Matt Imhof Talks About Team USA Experience Cal Poly junior-to-be southpaw Matt Imhof, who posted a 3-0 mark and 0.53 ERA in six appearances on the mound for USA Baseball's Collegiate National Team this summer, was interviewed about his Team USA experience Friday by KSBY-TV sports director Andrew Masuda.
July 23, 2013 | Baseball Imhof Earns Third Win as Team USA Beats Cuba 3-2 Cal Poly junior-to-be southpaw Matt Imhof made his sixth appearance on the mound for USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team on Monday night, allowing three hits and a walk but no runs in 1 1/3 innings in relief, as Team USA beat Cuba 3-2 for a 4-0 lead in their five-game series.
July 20, 2013 | Baseball Scoreless Relief Stint by Imhof Helps Team USA to 3-2 Victory Over Cuba Cal Poly junior-to-be southpaw Matt Imhof, making his fifth appearance on the mound for USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team, pitched 1 2/3 scoreless innings in relief Friday night as Team USA beat Cuba 3-2 in 10 innings for a 2-0 lead in their five-game series.
July 18, 2013 | Baseball Summer League Update for Thirty Cal Poly Baseball Players Cal Poly junior-to-be outfielder Jordan Ellis has lifted his batting average 95 points over the last two weeks while playing for the Victoria HarbourCats of the West Coast Collegiate Baseball League this summer.
July 17, 2013 | Baseball Several Mustangs Putting Up Good Numbers in Minor Leagues Former Cal Poly pitchers Chase Johnson and Jeff Johnson have been elevated to higher levels, Michael Holback and Frankie Reed are posting solid numbers and Garrett Olson has been waived by the Doosan Bears in the Korean Baseball League.
July 16, 2013 | Baseball Imhof Secures Four Outs for Victory as Team USA Beats Crystal Lake Cal Poly junior-to-be southpaw Matt Imhof secured four outs in Team USA’s 12-3 victory over the Crystal Lake Cardinals on Monday in Geneva, Ill.
July 10, 2013 | Baseball Schafer Hits First Career Major League Home Run in Brewers' Win Former Cal Poly center fielder Logan Schafer hit his first Major League home run Tuesday night, a two-run shot that accounted for all the runs scored in the Milwaukee Brewers' 2-0 victory over the Cincinnati Reds at Miller Park.
July 8, 2013 | Baseball Imhof Pitches Well for Team USA in 5-2 Loss to Team Japan Cal Poly junior-to-be southpaw Matt Imhof pitched well in relief as Team USA dropped a 5-2 decision to Team Japan in the third game of the 39th annual Japan-USA Series on Monday at Mazda Zoom-Zoom Stadium in Hiroshima, Japan.
July 8, 2013 | Baseball Six Former Mustangs Currently on Major League Rosters Cal Poly currently has six former baseball players competing in the Major Leagues, a high-water mark for the program. Right-handed pitcher Evan Reed has been called up for the third time this season by the Detroit Tigers and third baseman Brent Morel has been called up twice by the Chicago White Sox.
July 3, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Coach Larry Lee Honored by CollegeBaseballInsider.com Cal Poly head baseball coach Larry Lee was included on a list of honorable mentions for the 2013 CollegeBaseballInsider.com National Coach of the Year.
July 2, 2013 | Baseball Imhof Pitches Two Scoreless Innings in Final Tuneup for Team USA Cal Poly junior-to-be southpaw Matt Imhof pitched two scoreless innings as USA Baseball's Collegiate National Team scored 14 times in the first three innings and improved to 10-0 with a 14-0 victory over the Carolina-Virginia CBL Selects on Tuesday in Boone, N.C.
July 2, 2013 | Baseball Thirty Current and Incoming Mustangs Playing Summer Ball Five Cal Poly baseball players sport batting averages above the .300 mark in summer collegiate play, led by third baseman Jimmy Allen.
July 1, 2013 | Baseball Six Former Mustangs Played in the Major Leagues Last Week For a few days last week, Cal Poly had six former Mustangs playing in the Major Leagues.
June 30, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Southpaw Matt Imhof Earns Spot on Team USA 24-Man Roster Cal Poly junior-to-be southpaw Matt Imhof has been selected to the final 24-man roster of the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team that will take part in international competition this summer.
June 27, 2013 | Baseball Imhof Strikes Out Five in Four Scoreless, Hitless Innings for Team USA Cal Poly junior-to-be southpaw Matt Imhof struck out five batters in four scoreless, hitless innings for the College National Team in its training camp game against the Wilmington Sharks on Thursday night in Wilmington, N.C.
June 27, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Finishes in Top 25 of Three National Polls Following its first 40-win season in Division I and its second appearance in an NCAA regional, the 2013 Cal Poly baseball team finished in the top 25 of three national polls.
June 21, 2013 | Baseball Second Baseman Denver Chavez Earns ABCA All-West Region Honors Cal Poly senior second baseman Denver Chavez has been named to the 2013 American Baseball Coaches Association/Rawlings All-West Region Second Team.
June 20, 2013 | Baseball Four Drafted Mustang Baseball Players Sign Minor League Contracts Four of the six Cal Poly baseball players who were drafted by Major League teams earlier this month have signed minor league contracts.
June 17, 2013 | Baseball Pitcher Evan Reed Called Up by Detroit Tigers for Second Time Former Cal Poly relief pitcher Evan Reed, who in mid-May became the 15th ex-Mustang to make it to the Major Leagues, has been called up by the Detroit Tigers for the second time this season.
June 13, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Pitcher Matt Imhof Invited to Team USA Training Camp Cal Poly sophomore southpaw Matt Imhof has been invited to the 2013 USA Baseball Collegiate National Team training camp with a chance to earn a spot on the 24-man roster.
June 12, 2013 | Baseball Wagman and Chavez Earn Top Mustang Baseball Awards Cal Poly senior second baseman Denver Chavez earned the Cal Poly baseball team's Ozzie Smith Most Valuable Player Award for 2013 while senior right-hander Joey Wagman has been named winner of the Mike Krukow Outstanding Pitcher Award for the second straight year.
June 10, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Adds Three Baseball Players to 2013 Recruiting Class Two high school players and one from the community college ranks have signed national letters of intent to continue their baseball careers at Cal Poly.
June 8, 2013 | Baseball Five Mustangs Selected on Final Day of 2013 MLB Draft Cal Poly senior right-handed pitcher Joey Wagman was selected by the Chicago White Sox on Saturday, the third and final day of the 2013 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft held at the studios of MLB Network in Secaucus, N.J. Four other Mustangs also were selected.
June 7, 2013 | Baseball Johnson Selected by Giants in Third Round of MLB Draft Junior relief pitcher Chase Johnson became Cal Poly’s 10th-highest draft selection Friday as the right-hander was chosen 101st overall in the third round by the San Francisco Giants.
June 5, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Closes Historic 2013 Season With 40 Wins, Regional Playoff Berth Cal Poly’s historic 2013 baseball season resulted in a school Division I record 40 victories, its second straight second-place finish in the Big West Conference and its second NCAA regional bid. The 2014 campaign could be even better.
June 5, 2013 | Baseball Mundell Named to 2013 Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American Team For the fourth time in the last seven seasons, a Cal Poly baseball player has been named to the Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American Team selected by Collegiate Baseball newspaper. Freshman designated hitter Brian Mundell is the latest Mustang to receive the honor after hitting 11 home runs and batting .265 during Cal Poly's historic 2013 season.
June 2, 2013 | Baseball No. 21 Cal Poly Eliminated From Los Angeles Regional by San Diego, 8-5 San Diego scored four runs in the sixth inning to break open a 4-3 contest and held on for an 8-5 victory over No. 21 Cal Poly in an elimination game of the NCAA Division I Los Angeles Regional on Sunday at Jackie Robinson Stadium.
June 1, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly to Meet UCLA in Second Round of Los Angeles Regional Cal Poly sophomore southpaw Matt Imhof will face UCLA junior right-hander Nick Vander Tuig in the second round of the NCAA Division I Los Angeles Regional on Saturday night.
June 1, 2013 | Baseball No. 21 Cal Poly Falls to No. 9 UCLA 6-4 in Los Angeles Regional No. 21 Cal Poly let a 4-0 lead slip away as UCLA rallied for six runs in the sixth and seventh innings en route to a 6-4 victory in the winner's bracket final of the NCAA Division I Los Angeles Regional on Saturday night at Jackie Robinson Stadium.
May 31, 2013 | Baseball No. 21 Cal Poly Earns First Division I Regional Victory, Defeats San Diego 9-2 Senior right-hander Joey Wagman earned his record-breaking 13th victory of the season and freshman designated hitter Brian Mundell drove in four runs, one with his 11th home run of the season, as No. 21 Cal Poly defeated San Diego 9-2 in the opening game of the NCAA Division I Los Angeles Regional on Friday at Jackie Robinson Stadium.