May 20, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. UC Santa Barbara Baseball Highlights -- Sunday, May 20, 2018 Highlights of Cal Poly's 9-3 victory over UC Santa Barbara on Sunday, May 20, 2018, inside Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif. The win completed a sweep of the three-game Big West Conference series.
May 19, 2018 | Baseball Two-Run Double by Meyer in Eighth Inning Lifts Cal Poly Over UCSB, 4-2 Nick Meyer's two-run double with two outs in the eighth inning lifted Cal Poly to a 4-2 victory over UC Santa Barbara on Saturday inside Baggett Stadium.
May 19, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. UC Santa Barbara Baseball Highlights -- Saturday, May 19, 2018 HIghlights of Cal Poly's 4-2 victory over UC Santa Barbara on Saturday, May 19, 2018, inside Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
May 18, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns Seventh Straight Win Over UCSB With 5-3 Decision Cal Poly erupted for four runs in the first inning and that proved to be just enough as the Mustangs earned a 5-3 victory over UC Santa Barbara in the opening game of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday night inside Baggett Stadium.
May 18, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. UC Santa Barbara Highlights -- Friday, May 18, 2018 Highlights of Cal Poly's 5-3 victory over UC Santa Barbara on Friday, May 18, 2018, inside Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
May 18, 2018 | Baseball Kyle Marinconz: From Player to Player, You Have to be Positive Junior shortstop Kyle Marinconz has never missed a start at Cal Poly. The record for consecutive starts is held by Jimmy Allen, a third baseman who played for the Mustangs between 2011 and 2015, who started 183 straight games. Marinconz currently is at 163 straight starts.
May 17, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Closes Out Home Schedule with Big West Series Against UCSB Cal Poly (24-27 overall, 9-9 Big West), which dropped into a fourth-place tie in the Big West Conference standings after winning just one of three games at home against UC Irvine over the weekend and rebounded with a 15-6 win over Pepperdine on Tuesday, concludes an eight-game home stand by hosting Blue-Green rival UC Santa Barbara (24-24-1, 8-10 Big West) for a three-game Big West Conference series this weekend inside Baggett Stadium (cap.: 3,138).
May 17, 2018 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Howard, Uelmen Toss Six Shutout Innings Former Cal Poly right-handers Spencer Howard and Erich Uelmen both tossed six scoreless innings in their last starts on the mound in the minor leagues.
May 15, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Avenges April Loss to Pepperdine With 15-6 Victory Junior catcher Nick Meyer produced Cal Poly’s first five-hit game in five years and sophomore right-hander Connor Redmond earned his first victory of the season as the Mustangs defeated Pepperdine 15-6 on Tuesday night inside Baggett Stadium.
May 14, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host Pepperdine for Final Midweek Game of Year on Tuesday Cal Poly (23-27 overall, 9-9 Big West), which dropped into a fourth-place tie in the Big West Conference standings after winning just one of three games at home against UC Irvine over the weekend, continues an eight-game home stand Tuesday night by hosting Pepperdine (28-19, 16-8 West Coast) for a single non-conference game inside Baggett Stadium (cap.: 3,138).
May 13, 2018 | Baseball UC Irvine Clinches Big West Series Against Cal Poly With 4-1 Victory UC Irvine closer Jordan Bocko pitched four scoreless innings for the win, facing just one batter over the minimum, as the Anteaters claimed the rubber game of their Big West Conference baseball series against Cal Poly with a 4-1 victory Sunday afternoon inside Baggett Stadium.
May 12, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Evens Big West Series Against UC Irvine With 4-3 Victory Senior first baseman Elijah Skipps hit a tiebreaking home run in the sixth inning and freshman right-hander Taylor Dollard tossed 4 2/3 scoreless innings in relief as Cal Poly edged UC Irvine 4-3 in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday night inside Baggett Stadium.
May 12, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. UC Irvine Highlights -- May 12, 2018 Highlights of Cal Poly's 4-3 victory over UC Irvine in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday, May 12, 2018, inside Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Caif.
May 11, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to UC Irvine, 3-1, in Opener of Big West Conference Series UC Irvine overcame an early 1-0 deficit with single runs in the fifth, sixth and ninth innings for a 3-1 victory over Cal Poly Friday night before 2,122 inside Baggett Stadium.
May 10, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Continues Home Stand by Hosting UC Irvine This Weekend Cal Poly (22-25 overall, 8-7 Big West), which moved into a second-place tie in the Big West Conference standings after winning two of three games at Hawai’i over the weekend and earned a 5-3 triumph in its rematch with San Jose State on Wednesday night, continues an eight-game home stand this weekend by hosting UC Irvine (27-19, 8-7 Big West) with second place in the Big West Conference on the line inside Baggett Stadium (cap.: 3,138).
May 11, 2018 | Baseball Trent Shelton: Always Looking Forward to Being on the Field Senior left-handed pitcher Trenton Shelton switched from a relief pitcher to a starter this season.
May 11, 2018 | Baseball Mustang Gameday
May 9, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies for 5-3 Non-Conference Victory Over San Jose State Sophomore second baseman Scott Ogrin snapped a 3-3 tie with a two-run single in the seventh inning and senior southpaw Kyle Smith earned his first win of 2018 and the 14th of his Mustang career as Cal Poly rallied to defeat San Jose State 5-3 Wednesday night inside Baggett Stadium.
May 9, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. San Jose State Baseball Highlights -- May 9, 2018 Highlights of Cal Poly's 5-3 victory over San Jose State on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, inside Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
May 9, 2018 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Johnson Returns to the Mound; Howard Honored Former Cal Poly right-hander Chase Johnson made his first appearance on the mound in more than a year Tuesday night for the Richmond Flying Squirrels.
May 8, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens 8-Game Home Stand Wednesday by Hosting San Jose St. Cal Poly (21-25 overall, 8-7 Big West), which moved into a second-place tie in the Big West Conference standings after winning two of three games at Hawai’i over the weekend, opens an eight-game home stand Wednesday night by hosting San Jose State (21-24, 11-12 Mountain West) for a non-conference game inside Baggett Stadium (cap.: 3,138).
May 7, 2018 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Trent Shelton Senior southpaw Trent Shelton, who pitched Cal Poly’s first complete game of the 2018 season, a shutout at Hawai’i last Friday, has been selected as the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
May 6, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Hawaii 6-2 in Finale of Big West Conference Series Brody Hagel-Pitt and Dylan Thomas combined to limit Cal Poly to just two runs and six hits as Hawaii salvaged one victory in the series with a 6-2 triumph.
May 6, 2018 | Baseball Nick DiCarlo Back-to-Back Defensive Gems Cal Poly freshman third baseman Nick DiCarlo made a pair of @ESPNSCTop10 quality plays on back-to-back pitches Friday night at Hawaii. Video courtesy of Spectrum Sports Hawaii.
May 5, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Big West Conference Series at Hawaii with 10-9 Victory Cal Poly erupted for seven runs in the sixth inning to erase a 4-1 deficit and went on to defeat Hawaii 10-9 in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday night inside Les Murakami Stadium.
May 4, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Big West Conference Series at Hawaii With 16-0 Victory Senior southpaw Trent Shelton pitched a five-hit shutout as Cal Poly produced a season-high 16 runs and opened its three-game Big West Conference baseball series at Hawaii with a 16-0 victory Friday night inside Les Murakami Stadium.
May 2, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Resumes Bid for Big West Championship at Second-Place Hawaii Cal Poly (19-24 overall, 6-6 Big West), which lost all five games of a stretch of non-conference games, including a 4-3 setback against Santa Clara on Tuesday, resumes Big West Conference play this weekend with a three-game series against second-place Hawai’i (22-17, 8-7 Big West) inside Les Murakami Stadium (cap.: 4,312).
May 1, 2018 | Baseball Despite Pair of Late Rallies, Cal Poly Falls Again to Santa Clara, 4-3 For the first time since 2012, Santa Clara swept its midweek series against Cal Poly. One week after posting a 10-7 triumph at Stephen Schott Stadium in Santa Clara, the Broncos earned a 4-3 victory over the Mustangs on Tuesday night inside Baggett Stadium.
May 1, 2018 | Baseball KSBY Mustang Roundup -- April 30, 2018 KSBY sports anchor Jessica Vo with the latest in Cal Poly Athletics news.
April 30, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Hosts Santa Clara to Wrap Up Non-Conference Stretch Tuesday Cal Poly (19-23 overall, 6-6 Big West), swept at home by Nos. 4/9 UCLA last weekend, one week after sweeping Long Beach State for the first time in 21 years, wraps up a stretch of five non-conference games Tuesday night by hosting Santa Clara (19-22, 6-12 West Coast) for a single contest inside Baggett Stadium (cap.: 3,138).
April 29, 2018 | Baseball Nos. 4/9 UCLA Completes Series Sweep Against Cal Poly With 6-4 Victory Nos. 4/9 UCLA snapped a 3-3 tie with single runs in the fifth, sixth and seventh innings and held on to beat Cal Poly 6-4, completing a three-game non-conference series sweep Sunday inside Baggett Stadium.
April 28, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to UCLA, 6-3, in Second Game of Non-Conference Series Alex McKenna belted a three-run home run in the fifth inning for a 3-0 Cal Poly advantage, but Nos. 4/9 UCLA bounced right back with six in the sixth frame for a 6-3 victory Saturday night, clinching the non-conference baseball series inside Baggett Stadium.
April 27, 2018 | Baseball UCLA Erupts for Five Runs in the Eighth Inning to Beat Cal Poly 9-5 Moments after Cal Poly had taken the lead with two runs in the seventh inning, Nos. 4/9 UCLA rallied for five in the eighth to turn a 5-4 deficit into a 9-5 victory in the opener of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night inside Baggett Stadium.
April 25, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Entertains Nos. 4/9 UCLA for Non-Conference Weekend Series Cal Poly (19-20 overall, 6-6 Big West), which last weekend swept Long Beach State for the first time in 21 years, steps away from Big West play and continues a stretch of five non-conference games this weekend by hosting Pac-12 Conference leader and Nos. 4/9 UCLA (26-10, 14-4 Pac-12) for a three-game series inside Baggett Stadium (cap.: 3,138).
April 26, 2018 | Baseball Nick Meyer: More Patient at the Plate This Season Junior Nick Meyer is back as Cal Poly’s starting catcher for a third straight season. So far, Meyer is enjoying more success at the plate compared to last year. He is currently hitting .300 this season, a spike up from his .255 average last season.
April 24, 2018 | Baseball Despite Comeback from 4-0 Deficit, Cal Poly Falls to Santa Clara, 10-7 Cal Poly erased a four-run deficit with four runs in the fourth inning, but Santa Clara regained the lead and held on to beat the Mustangs 10-7 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night inside Stephen Schott Stadium.
April 24, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Santa Clara for Non-Conference Midweek Game Tuesday Cal Poly (19-19 overall, 6-6 Big West), which last weekend swept Long Beach State for the first time in 21 years, steps away from Big West play for its next five games, beginning Tuesday night with a non-conference contest at Santa Clara (16-21, 4-11 West Coast).
April 23, 2018 | Baseball Haniger on a Tear; Grening Named Australian League Pitcher of the Year In a three-game series against the Texas Rangers last weekend, former Cal Poly outfielder Mitch Haniger went 7-for-12 at the plate and hit a home run in each game, driving in a total of seven runs.
April 22, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Completes Sweep of Long Beach State Series With 8-2 Victory Michael Clark and Andrew Alvarez combined to hold the Dirtbags to just two runs with five strikeouts as Cal Poly evened its overall record at 19-19 as well as its conference mark at 6-6 with an 8-2 victory over Long Beach State on Sunday.
April 22, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. Long Beach State Highlights -- April 22, 2018 Highlights of Cal Poly's 8-2 victory over Long Beach State, completing a three-game series sweep, Sunday at Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
April 21, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Big West Series Against Long Beach State With 5-2 Win Freshman right-hander Darren Nelson pitched into the eighth inning for the first time this season and junior center fielder Alex McKenna’s two-run triple in the fourth inning sparked Cal Poly to a 5-2 victory over Long Beach State on Saturday night.
April 21, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. Long Beach State Baseball Highlights -- April 21, 2018 Highlights of Cal Poly's 5-2 victory over Long Beach State on Saturday, April 21, 2018, inside Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
April 20, 2018 | Baseball Larry Lee Earns 500th Win as Cal Poly Edges Long Beach State, 5-4 Senior southpaw Trent Shelton pitched into the eighth inning, the first Cal Poly pitcher to do so this season, and the Mustangs snapped a 3-3 tie with two runs in the sixth inning to edge Long Beach State 5-4 in the opener of a Big West Conference baseball series Friday night inside Baggett Stadium.
April 20, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly vs Long Beach State Game 1 Highlights of Cal Poly's 5-4 victory over Long Beach State in the opening game of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday, April 20, 2018, inside Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif. Cal Poly head coach Larry Lee earned his 500th win.
April 20, 2018 | Baseball Alex McKenna: I Never Take Any Day for Granted Alex McKenna is a veteran on Cal Poly's baseball team this season. As a three-year starter, McKenna knows his way around the program and is taking a leadership role on this year's team.
April 18, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Resumes Big West Play Friday vs. Long Beach State on ESPNU Cal Poly (16-19 overall, 3-6 Big West), coming off a Big West series win over UC Davis inside Baggett Stadium, continues a stretch of playing 18 of 23 games at home, hosting defending Big West Conference champion Long Beach State (16-21, 3-3 Big West) for a three-game series inside Baggett Stadium (cap.: 3,138).
April 17, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Erases Five-Run Deficit but Falls to Pepperdine 11-9 One week after erasing an 8-0 deficit to beat CSU Bakersfield, Cal Poly wiped out a five-run deficit with six runs in the seventh inning. Pepperdine, however, regained the lead with three runs in the bottom of the seventh and held on to beat the Mustangs 11-9 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday afternoon at Eddy D. Field Stadium.
April 16, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Steps Away From Big West Play, Visiting Pepperdine on Tuesday Cal Poly (16-18 overall, 3-6 Big West), coming off a Big West series win over UC Davis inside Baggett Stadium, takes a quick one-game break from the conference schedule Tuesday afternoon by visiting Pepperdine (17-17, 9-6 West Coast).
February 14, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly's Series Opener Against Long Beach State to be Aired on ESPNU Cal Poly’s Big West baseball series opener against defending conference champion Long Beach State on Friday, April 20, inside Baggett Stadium will be televised by ESPNU.
April 15, 2018 | Baseball UC Davis Wins Slugfest, 16-10, to Salvage One Victory in Big West Series UC Davis, which scored eight times in the third inning, added seven more runs in the later innings and four Aggie relievers held the Mustangs scoreless over the final six frames en route to a 16-10 victory Sunday afternoon inside Baggett Stadium.
April 14, 2018 | Baseball Grand Slam by Skipps Helps Cal Poly Clinch Big West Series vs. UC Davis Elijah Skipps belted Cal Poly’s second grand slam inside Baggett Stadium in eight years Saturday night, sparking the Mustangs to a 7-4 victory over UC Davis in the middle game of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series.
April 14, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. UC Davis Baseball Highlights -- Saturday, April 14, 2018 Highlights of Cal Poly's 7-4 victory over UC Davis in a Big West Conference baseball game on Saturday, April 14, 2018, inside Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
April 14, 2018 | Baseball Postgame Interview With Elijah Skipps Megan Healy of Mustang News interviews Elijah Skipps for ESPN Radio 1280 on Saturday, April 14, 2018. Skipps' grand slam and two singles sparked Cal Poly to a Big West series-clinching 7-4 victory over UC Davis inside Baggett Stadium.
April 13, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies to Defeat UC Davis 8-7 in Big West Series Opener Junior catcher Nick Meyer’s single through the left side of the UC Davis infield knocked in the go-ahead run with two outs in the eighth inning, lifting Cal Poly to an 8-7 victory over UC Davis in the opener of a Big West Conference baseball series Friday night inside Baggett Stadium.
April 13, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. UC Davis Baseball Highlights -- Friday, April 13, 2018 Highlights of Cal Poly's come-from-behind 8-7 victory over UC Davis in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday night, April 13, 2018, inside Baggett Stadium, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
April 11, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly to Play 18 of Next 23 Games at Home; Hosts UC Davis for Series Cal Poly (14-17 overall, 1-5 Big West), which has played 19 of its first 31 games on the road, will play 18 of its next 23 contests inside Baggett Stadium (cap.: 3,138), starting Friday night with the first of three Big West Conference games against UC Davis (9-18, 2-4 Big West).
April 10, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies From 8-0 Deficit for 11-8 Victory Over CSU Bakersfield With four runs in the fifth inning and five in the seventh, Cal Poly overcame an 8-0 deficit for an 11-8 victory over CSU Bakersfield in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night at Hardt Field.
April 9, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit CSU Bakersfield on Tuesday Before Long Home Stand Cal Poly (13-17 overall, 1-5 Big West), three games behind the leaders in the Big West Conference after losing all three games at Cal State Fullerton over the weekend, goes back out on the road Tuesday night for a rematch with CSU Bakersfield (10-20, 1-5 Western Athletic) at Hardt Field (cap.: 2,000).
April 8, 2018 | Baseball Cal State Fullerton Completes Big West Series Sweep With 6-3 Victory Cal State Fullerton put up a six-spot in the third inning and held off a late Cal Poly rally for a 6-3 victory Sunday, completing a three-game Big West Conference baseball series sweep at Goodwin Field.
April 7, 2018 | Baseball Cal State Fullerton Clinches Big West Series Against Cal Poly With 5-4 Win Jake Pavletich’s sacrifice fly in the eighth inning pushed across the tiebreaking run as Cal State Fullerton clinched its three-game Big West Conference baseball series against Cal Poly with a 5-4 victory Saturday afternoon at Goodwin Field.
April 6, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Cal State Fullerton, 5-1, in Big West Series Opener Eight days after pitching a no-hitter at UC Santa Barbara, junior right-hander Colton Eastman held Cal Poly hitless until the sixth inning and lost his bid for a second straight shutout in the eighth, settling for a combined three-hitter with Brett Conine in a 5-1 victory Friday night at Goodwin Field.
April 5, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Cal State Fullerton for Three-Game Big West Series Cal Poly (13-14 overall, 1-2 Big West), which opened Big West Conference play last week by losing two of three games at CSUN and briefly returned home to defeat CSU Bakersfield 6-0 Tuesday night, goes back out on the road this weekend for another Big West series against Cal State Fullerton (12-15, 1-2 Big West) at Goodwin Field.
April 3, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns Third Shutout of Season, Blanking CSU Bakersfield 6-0 Kyle Marinconz and Colby Barrick produced two-run singles and five Cal Poly pitchers combined for 11 strikeouts as the Mustangs shut out CSU Bakersfield 6-0 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night before a season-high 1,708 inside Baggett Stadium.
April 3, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. CSU Bakersfield Highlights -- April 3, 2018 Highlights of Cal Poly's 6-0 victory over CSU Bakersfield on Tuesday, April 3, 2018, in Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
April 2, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball to Host CSU Bakersfield for Single Game Tuesday Night Cal Poly (12-14 overall, 1-2 Big West), which opened Big West Conference play last week by losing two of three games at CSUN, returns home to host CSU Bakersfield (10-16, 1-2 Western Athletic) on Tuesday night inside Baggett Stadium.
March 31, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies to Salvage One Win in Big West Series at CSUN, 5-4 Nick DiCarlo and Scott Ogrin, the last two hitters in the batting order, knocked in the tying and go-ahead runs in the eighth inning as Cal Poly turned a 4-3 deficit into a 5-4 victory over CSUN in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday afternoon at Matador Field.
March 30, 2018 | Baseball CSUN Clinches Big West Series Against Cal Poly With 10-7 Victory First baseman Kevin Riley belted a pair of two-run home runs as CSUN overcame 5-2 and 7-6 deficits to beat Cal Poly 10-7 in the second game of a Big West Conference baseball series Friday afternoon at Matador Field.
March 29, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Big West Conference Play With 5-3 Loss at CSUN CSUN wiped out a 1-0 deficit with four runs in the sixth inning and went on to defeat Cal Poly 5-3 in the Big West Conference baseball opener for both schools Thursday afternoon at Matador Field.
March 28, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Big West Conference Play Thursday Afternoon at CSUN Cal Poly (11-12 overall, 0-0 Big West), which earned its first series sweep of the 2018 season last weekend by outscoring Dartmouth 26-5 in three games, opens Big West Conference play this week with a three-game series against CSUN (10-14, 0-0 Big West) at Matador Field (cap.: 1,000).
March 26, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball to Appear Twice on ESPN3 in Late May at UC Riverside Cal Poly's final two games of the 2018 baseball regular season at UC Riverside will be broadcast on ESPN3.
March 26, 2018 | Baseball Eight Former Mustangs Have Played in Spring Training Games in March Outfielder Zack Zehner, one of eight former Cal Poly baseball players who have played in spring training games this month, belted a two-run home run Saturday as the New York Yankees defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 13-6 in a Grapefruit League game.
March 24, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Completes Sweep of Dartmouth Series With 5-0 Shutout Cal Poly wrapped up its first series sweep of the 2018 baseball season Saturday as three freshmen combined on a six-hit shutout in a 5-0 victory over Dartmouth inside Baggett Stadium.
March 24, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. Dartmouth Baseball Highlights -- Saturday, March 24, 2018 Highlights of Cal Poly's 5-0 victory over Dartmouth on Saturday, March 24, 2018, in Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
March 23, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Wraps Up Doubleheader Sweep Against Dartmouth with 11-2 Win Junior shortstop Kyle Marinconz belted a two-run home run, freshman third baseman Tate Samuelson added three hits and a pair of RBI and sophomore southpaw Thomas Triantos earned his first victory of the season as Cal Poly completed a doubleheader sweep against Dartmouth with an 11-2 victory Friday night inside Baggett Stadium.
March 23, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. Dartmouth Baseball Highlights -- Game 1 Highlights of Cal Poly's 10-3 victory over Dartmouth in opener of doubleheader Friday, March 23, 2018, in Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
March 23, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. Dartmouth Baseball Highlights -- Game 2 Highlights of Cal Poly's 11-2 victory over Dartmouth in the nightcap of a doubleheader Friday, March 23, 2018, in Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo. Calif.
March 23, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Series and Doubleheader Versus Dartmouth with 10-3 Win Sophomore infielder Dylan Doherty snapped a 2-2 tie with an RBI single in the fourth inning, Cal Poly added six runs to break the game open in the fifth and sophomore right fielder recorded his second four-hit game of the season as the Mustangs defeated Dartmouth 10-3 in the opening game of a non-conference baseball doubleheader Friday afternoon inside Baggett Stadium.
March 20, 2018 | Baseball Opener of Series Against Dartmouth Postponed Due to Rain Cal Poly (8-12 overall), which lost two of three games to San Diego State last weekend, concludes a seven-game home stand this weekend by hosting Dartmouth (3-9) for three games in refurbished Baggett Stadium. It will be the Mustangs’ final series before the start of Big West play next week.
February 26, 2018 | Baseball Game-Day Promotions for 2018 Baseball Season All Set Bark at the Park, Pack Baggett and Marching Band Day are just some of the great promotions scheduled for the 2018 Cal Poly baseball season.
March 18, 2018 | Baseball Late Cal Poly Rallies Fall Short as San Diego State Hangs On for 3-2 Win San Diego State scored three times in the third inning and Garrett Hill and three relievers made them stand up for a 3-2 victory over Cal Poly in the rubber game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Sunday afternoon inside Baggett Stadium.
March 17, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns Second Walk-Off Win of the Week on a Wild Pitch For the second time this week, Cal Poly has earned a walk-off win on a wild pitch.
March 17, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. San Diego State Baseball Highlights -- March 17, 2018 Highlights of Cal Poly's walk-off 5-4 win over San Diego State on Saturday, March 17, 2018, inside Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
March 16, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Drops 9-7 Decision to San Diego State in Opener of Series After squandering a 6-0 lead, San Diego State scored three times in the seventh inning to snap a 6-6 tie and held on to beat Cal Poly 9-7 in the opener of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night inside Baggett Stadium.
March 14, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Continues Seven-Game Home Stand, Hosting San Diego State Cal Poly (7-10, 0-0 Big West), which dropped three of four games at Nebraska over the weekend and returned home Monday night to edge New Mexico 5-4 on a 10th-inning walk-off wild pitch, continues a seven-game home stand this weekend with a three-game series against No. 25 San Diego State (11-5, 4-1 Mountain West) inside Baggett Stadium.
March 15, 2018 | Baseball Former Cal Poly Baseball Coach Augie Garrido Passes Away at Age 79 Augie Garrido, who coached baseball for three seasons at Cal Poly before guiding Cal State Fullerton and Texas to a total of five national championships and compiling a record 1,975 career victories, died Thursday in Newport Beach, Calif.
March 12, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns Walk-Off 5-4 Victory Over New Mexico on 10th-Inning WP Nick Meyer and Colby Barrick singled with one one in the 10th inning and Meyer scored on a wild pitch as the Mustangs snapped a three-game losing streak with a 5-4 victory over New Mexico on a rainy Monday night inside Baggett Stadium.
March 12, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. New Mexico Baseball Highlights -- March 12, 2018 Highlights of Cal Poly's 10-inning 5-4 victory over New Mexico on Monday, March 12, 2018, inside Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
March 10, 2018 | Baseball Nebraska Completes Sweep of Doubleheader With 13-2 Win in Nightcap Nebraska swept a non-conference baseball doubleheader against Cal Poly on Saturday at Haymarket Park, winning the opener 22-3 and the nightcap 13-2.
March 12, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Team to Host New Mexico for Single Game Tonight Cal Poly (6-10, 0-0 Big West), which dropped three of four games at Nebraska over the weekend in Lincoln, Neb., opens a seven-game home stand Monday night by hosting New Mexico (6-8-1, 2-4 Mountain West) for a single game.
March 10, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Nebraska 22-3 in Opener of Saturday Doubleheader Nebraska erupted for 13 runs in the sixth inning en route to a 22-3 victory over Cal Poly in the first game of a doubleheader Saturday afternoon at Haymarket Park.
March 9, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Shut Out For Second Time This Season, Falls to Nebraska 4-0 Luis Alvarado and Paul Tillotson combined on a seven-hit shutout as Nebraska evened its four-game non-conference baseball series against Cal Poly with a 4-0 victory Friday afternoon inside Hawks Field at Haymarket Park.
March 8, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies From Four-Run Deficit to Beat Nebraska, 14-8 Freshman right-hander Taylor Dollard retired all seven batters he faced, five via strikeout, and freshman first baseman Tate Samuelson and senior outfielder Colby Barrick both drove in three runs as Cal Poly scored 10 runs in the final three innings to turn an 8-4 deficit into a 14-8 victory over Nebraska on Thursday afternoon inside Hawks Field at Haymarket Park.
March 6, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Nebraska for Four-Game Weekend Baseball Series Cal Poly (5-7, 0-0 Big West), which opened its 30-game home schedule by splitting four games against Pacific over the weekend, plays another four-game series this week at 2017 Big Ten regular season champion and NCAA Regional qualifier Nebraska (6-5, 0-0 Big Ten) inside Hawks Field at Haymarket Park.
March 4, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Pacific in Finale of Four-Game Series, 8-3 A .136 hitter standing at the plate with the bases loaded in the sixth inning, Ryan Schalch sent an 0-1 pitch from junior right-handed reliever Cam Schneider over the left field wall for a grand slam, shattering a 1-1 tie and sparking Pacific to an 8-3 victory Sunday afternoon over Cal Poly inside Baggett Stadium.
March 3, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Parlays 18 Runs and 30 Hits Into Doubleheader Sweep vs. Pacific Cal Poly scored 18 runs on 30 hits to sweep a non-conference baseball doubleheader against Pacific on Saturday inside Baggett Stadium.
March 3, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Rides 16-Hit Offensive Attack to 9-0 Win Over Pacific in Opener Cal Poly produced 16 hits and eight of the nine Mustang starters collected at least one hit in a 9-0 victory over Pacific in the opener of a Saturday doubleheader inside Baggett Stadium.
March 2, 2018 | Baseball Held to Three Hits, Cal Poly Falls to Pacific 4-0 in Home Opener Shelby Lackey and Cooper Casad combined on a three-hit shutout as Pacific spoiled Cal Poly’s home opener with a 4-0 victory in a non-conference baseball game Friday night inside Baggett Stadium.
February 28, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Home Slate, Hosts Pacific in Refurbished Baggett Stadium Cal Poly (3-5, 0-0 Big West), which earned victories against teams from the Southeastern and Big Ten conferences at the Tony Gwynn Legacy over the weekend, opens the home portion of its 2018 baseball schedule this weekend by hosting Pacific (3-6, 0-0 West Coast) for four games in refurbished Baggett Stadium.
February 27, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Strands a Dozen Runners in 7-4 Loss to San Jose State Cal Poly outhit San Jose State 11-9, but committed three errors, hit into three double plays and stranded a dozen runners on the basepaths in a 7-4 loss to the Spartans in a non-conference midweek game Tuesday inside Municipal Stadium.
February 26, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Concludes Eight-Game Road Trip at San Jose State on Tuesday Cal Poly (3-4, 0-0 Big West), which defeated teams from the Southeastern (No. 4 Arkansas) and Big Ten (Michigan 8-1) conferences in the Tony Gwynn Legacy last weekend in San Diego, concludes a season-opening eight-game road trip Tuesday afternoon with a single non-conference game against San Jose State (4-4, 0-0 Mountain West) inside Municipal Stadium (5,200).
February 25, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Scores Early and Often in 8-1 Victory Over Michigan Sophomore catcher Myles Emmerson had a 4-for-4 day at the plate with a triple and three singles, driving in four runs, while true freshman right-hander Darren Nelson tossed seven scoreless innings for his first collegiate win as Cal Poly defeated Michigan 8-1 in the Mustangs’ final game at the Tony Gwynn Legacy on Sunday inside San Diego State’s Tony Gwynn Stadium.
February 24, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Held to Three Hits in 5-1 Loss to Grand Canyon A trio of Grand Canyon pitchers held Cal Poly to just three hits and the Antelopes rallied from a 1-0 deficit with five runs in the final four innings for a 5-1 victory Saturday afternoon in the Tony Gwynn Legacy at Fowler Park.
February 23, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns First Win Over Top-Five Team in 9 Years, 4-3 Over Arkansas Junior center fielder Alex McKenna singled to right-center field with two outs in the ninth inning, snapping a 3-3 tie and giving Cal Poly a 4-3 upset over No. 4 Arkansas on the opening day of the Tony Gwynn Legacy on Friday inside San Diego State’s Tony Gwynn Stadium.
February 21, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit San Diego for Tony Gwynn Legacy Baseball Tournament Cal Poly (1-3, 0-0 Big West), which opened its 2018 baseball season by winning one of four games in the College Baseball Classic hosted by the city of Surprise, Ariz., inside Surprise Stadium, the spring training home of the Texas Rangers and Kansas City Royals, hits the road for another tournament this weekend, facing Nos. 3/4 Arkansas (3-0, 0-0 SEC), Grand Canyon (1-3, 0-0 WAC) and Michigan (2-1, 0-0 Big Ten) in the Tony Gwynn Legacy hosted by San Diego State and the University of San Diego.
February 19, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Completes Play in College Baseball Classic, Falls 5-4 to Gonzaga Branson Trube snapped a 4-4 tie with a solo home run to lift Gonzaga to a 5-4 victory over Cal Poly on the final day of the College Baseball Classic on Monday inside Surprise Stadium.
February 18, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Surrenders 20 Hits and Falls to No. 2 Oregon State, 16-7 Oregon State, ranked No. 2 in all six preseason Division I baseball polls, parlayed a 20-hit offensive attack into a 16-7 victory over Cal Poly on the third day of the College Baseball Classic in Surprise Stadium.
February 17, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to New Mexico 3-1 in 10 Innings at College Baseball Classic New Mexico snapped a 1-1 tie with two runs in the top of the 10th inning and held on to defeat Cal Poly 3-1 on the second day of the College Baseball Classic in Surprise Stadium.
February 16, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies From 7-2 Deficit to Beat Gonzaga in 10 Innings, 8-7 Cal Poly rallied for five unearned runs in the ninth inning to tie the game and Scott Ogrin snapped the deadlock with a two-out home run in the 10th as the Mustangs opened their 2018 baseball season with an 8-7 victory over Gonzaga in the College Baseball Classic on Friday inside Surprise Stadium.
February 13, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens 2018 Season at College Baseball Classic in Surprise, Ariz. Cal Poly (0-0, 0-0 Big West), which rallied from a 2-9 start to finish 28-28 overall and second place in the Big West Conference a year ago, opens its 2018 baseball season with four games in the College Baseball Classic hosted by the city of Surprise, Ariz., inside Surprise Stadium (10,500).
February 10, 2018 | Baseball Eighteen-Hit Offensive Attack Powers Cal Poly to 14-2 Win over Alumni True freshmen Blake Wagenseller and Tate Samuelson combined for five RBI as the 2018 Cal Poly baseball team routed the ex-Mustangs 14-2 in the annual Alumni Game on Saturday inside Baggett Stadium.
February 8, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Alumni Game Slated for Saturday at 1 p.m. It could be tough for the 2018 Cal Poly baseball team to score runs in Saturday's alumni game at 1 p.m. inside Baggett Stadium.
February 7, 2018 | Baseball McKenna Ranked No. 10 in D1Baseball.com's Statistical Analysis of Hitters Cal Poly junior center fielder Alex McKenna, who in September was listed No. 11 among eligible outfielders for the draft by D1Baseball.com and in January was ranked No. 39 in the web site’s Top 100 College Prospects, is ranked No. 10 in a statistical analysis of the top hitters in Division I baseball.
January 31, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Picked by Big West Head Baseball Coaches to Finish Third Cal Poly will finish third in the Big West Conference baseball standings this spring, according to a preseason poll of the league’s nine head coaches.
January 29, 2018 | Baseball McKenna Earns Spot on Baseball America’s Preseason All-America Team Cal Poly junior center fielder Alex McKenna is a member of the 2018 Baseball America Preseason All-America Third Team.
January 27, 2018 | Baseball Renovations to Baggett Stadium Ahead of 2018 Season Well Under Way Baggett Stadium is getting a major facelift this winter in preparation for the 2018 home opener in early March.
January 26, 2018 | Baseball Second Annual Cal Poly Cactus Mixer Slated for March 24 in Tempe, Ariz. Second annual Cal Poly Cactus Mixer, featuring more than eight former Mustang baseball players, will be held Saturday, March 24, at the Thirsty Lion in Tempe, Arizona.
January 23, 2018 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Team to Open Practice for 2018 Season on Friday Cal Poly officially opens practice in preparation for the 2018 baseball season Friday afternoon, exactly three weeks prior to the season opener.
January 22, 2018 | Baseball First-Pitch Banquet Features Ex-Mustangs Haniger, Norris and Schafer A trio of former Cal Poly baseball players in the Major Leagues top the guest list for the inaugural First-Pitch Banquet, scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 10.
December 19, 2017 | Baseball Clark Named to Collegiate Baseball’s Preseason All-American 2nd Team Junior right-hander Michael Clark, a reliever a year ago and a potential starter this spring, has been named to Collegiate Baseball’s 2018 Preseason All-American second team.
December 12, 2017 | Baseball McKenna, Meyer Among Baseball America's Top 100 College Prospects Cal Poly outfielder Alex McKenna and catcher Nick Meyer, both juniors next spring, are included in Baseball America’s Top 100 college prospects for the 2018 Major League Baseball draft.
November 24, 2017 | Baseball Mustang Baseball Trio Spending Holidays in Hawaii -- for a Good Cause Instead of spending the holidays with family and friends on the mainland, a trio of former Cal Poly baseball players went to Hawai'i. It was all for a good cause, however.
November 8, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Inks Seven Baseball Recruits to National Letter of Intent The Cal Poly baseball team has announced the signings of seven high school recruits to the National Letter of Intent. The announcement was made Thursday by Mustang baseball coach Larry Lee and director of athletics Don Oberhelman.
November 7, 2017 | Baseball Haniger Lands on List of Players With Breakout Seasons in 2017 Former Cal Poly outfielder Mitch Haniger won't win any of Major League Baseball's major awards this week, but he made Phil Rogers' list of 10 players who had breakout seasons in 2017.
November 6, 2017 | Baseball Challenging 57-Game Baseball Schedule for 2018 Season Released A total of 16 games against 2017 NCAA Regional participants, a pair of homestands of at least seven games, 30 home games in all and four contests against Pac-12 schools (perhaps one more) highlight the 2018 Cal Poly baseball schedule announced Monday by Mustang director of athletics Don Oberhelman and 16th-year head coach Larry Lee.
October 9, 2017 | Baseball McKenna, Meyer Considered Cal Poly's Top Draft Picks by D1Baseball.com Outfielder Alex McKenna and catcher Nick Meyer earned rankings in D1Baseball.com’s predictions for the 2018 Major League Baseball Draft. Both Cal Poly baseball players will be juniors in the spring.
October 1, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Haniger Caps Hot September With 5-for-5 Game Former Cal Poly outfielder Mitch Haniger finished his blazing September run at the plate with his first career five-hit game for the Seattle Mariners on Saturday.
September 26, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Haniger Swinging an Explosive Bat in September Mitch Haniger continued his blistering September run with a pair of home runs against the Oakland Athletics on Monday night at Oakland-Alameda County Stadium.
September 19, 2017 | Baseball D1Baseball.com ranks Cal Poly No. 74 in Top 100 Program Rankings D1Baseball.com rates the Cal Poly baseball program No. 74 in its Top 100 Program Rankings, the same ranking the Mustangs received during the last compilation in 2015.
September 13, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Haniger Continues Late-Season Hot Streak at Plate Former Cal Poly outfielder Mitch Haniger has continued his torrid hitting pace since returning from the disabled list August 19.
September 6, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Van Gansen, Torres End Year with Hitting Streaks Former Cal Poly baseball players Peter Van Gansen and Nick Torres both ended their 2017 minor league seasons with hitting streaks.
August 30, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Bloomquist Elevated to Double-A Tennessee Former Cal Poly pitcher Casey Bloomquist has been promoted to the Double-A Southern League’s Tennessee Smokies.
August 24, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Mitch Haniger Hits Slam in Return to Mariners Former Cal Poly outfielder Mitch Haniger smashed a grand slam in his first game back with the Seattle Mariners after a six-game rehab assignment.
August 21, 2017 | Baseball Beesley, Dollard Earn First-Team All-West Coast League Honors Two Cal Poly baseball players who spent their summer with the Yakima Valley Pippins have been named to the 2017 All-West Coast League first team.
August 17, 2017 | Baseball Summer Leagues: Beesley Hits .417 in WCL Playoffs for Yakima Valley Cal Poly sophomore right-hander Connor Redmond and incoming freshman righty Darren Nelson helped the Corvallis Knights capture the West Coast League baseball championship earlier this week.
August 15, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Haniger and Fien Begin Rehab Assignments A pair of former Cal Poly baseball players are in rehab assignments, hoping to work their way back into Major League games.
August 9, 2017 | Baseball Summer Leagues: Dollard Named West Coast League Pitcher of the Week Incoming freshman pitcher Taylor Dollard earned West Coast League Pitcher of the Week honors for his performance against the Cowlitz Bears last week.
August 7, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Van Gansen Sports a .333 Average at AAA El Paso Hitting just .121 in Double-A, former Cal Poly shortstop Peter Van Gansen has exploded at the plate in Triple-A.
August 1, 2017 | Baseball Summer Leagues: Several Mustangs With Lofty Batting Averages Cal Poly junior infielder Kyle Marinconz has produced 10 multiple-hit games and has knocked in 29 runs in 37 games for the Eau Claire Express of the Northwoods League this summer.
July 30, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Haniger Hit in Face by Pitch on Saturday Former Cal Poly outfielder Mitch Haniger is on the disabled list for the second time this season after he was hit in the face with a 95-mph fastball Saturday afternoon.
July 21, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Torres Hitting Streak Snapped; Van Gansen to AAA Nick Torres stretched his hitting streak to 21 games before it was snapped earlier this week, Peter Van Gansen was elevated to Triple-A El Paso this week, Zack Zehner belted two home runs earlier this week and Brian Mundell's batting average in Double-A is back above the .300 mark.
July 21, 2017 | General News Cal Poly Athletics Hall of Fame to Expand With Seven Inductees Cal Poly will induct six former Mustang student-athletes and one longtime administrator, into the Cal Poly Athletics Hall of Fame in September.
July 20, 2017 | Baseball Summer Leagues: McKenna and Samuelson Produce Walkoff Singles Cal Poly junior-to-be outfielder Alex McKenna and incoming freshman infielder Tate Samuelson produced walk-off singles in recent summer league play.
July 14, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Zehner All-Star MVP; Torres' Streak Reaches 17 Former Cal Poly outfielder Zack Zehner was named Most Valuable Player of the Eastern League All-Star Game on Wednesday as his two-run sixth-inning single snapped a 1-1 tie and sparked the East to a 7-1 win over the West at Northeast Delta Dental Stadium in Manchester, New Hampshire.
July 10, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Torres Extends Hitting Streak to 15 Games Former Cal Poly outfielder Nick Torres stretched his hitting streak to 15 games Sunday night for San Antonio against Northwest Arkansas.
July 2, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Torres and Miller Produce Modest Hitting Streaks Outfielder Nick Torres and infielder Mike Miller take modest hitting streaks into their next minor league game during the Fourth of July holiday weekend.
July 1, 2017 | Baseball Summer Leagues: McKenna and Beesley off to Hot Starts at the Plate Cal Poly outfielder Alex McKenna sports a .360 average two weeks into the Cape Cod League season with the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox while third baseman Bradlee Beesley is hitting .381 at Yakima Valley.
June 23, 2017 | Baseball Two-Run Single by Meyer Helps Team USA to Opening-Game Victory In his first at-bat wearing a Team USA jersey, Cal Poly catcher Nick Meyer drove in two runs with a single.
June 25, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Mundell and Van Gansen Elevated to Double-A Former Cal Poly shortstop Peter Van Gansen and first baseman Brian Mundell were elevated to Double-A teams this week.
June 23, 2017 | Baseball Trio of Right-Handed Cal Poly Pitchers Sign Professional Contracts Cal Poly's three baseball players drafted last week in the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft, all right-handed pitchers, have signed contracts.
June 17, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Several Batters Heating Up in June Several former Cal Poly baseball players are heating up at the plate as the weather warms up for the summer months.
June 14, 2017 | Baseball Right-Hander Slater Lee Selected by Oakland Athletics in 24th Round Senior right-hander Slater Lee became the third and final Cal Poly baseball player selected in the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft, chosen by the Oakland Athletics in the 24th round Wednesday.
June 14, 2017 | Baseball Feature on Matt Imhof to be Aired Thursday Night on Fox Sports West Former Cal Poly southpaw Matt Imhof, who served as a volunteer pitching coach with the Mustangs this spring, is the subject of a feature story to be aired on Fox Sports West this week.
June 13, 2017 | Baseball Erich Uelmen Chosen by Chicago Cubs in Fourth Round of MLB Draft Cal Poly junior right-hander Erich Uelmen was the final selection of the fourth round of the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft on Tuesday, taken by the Chicago Cubs.
June 12, 2017 | Baseball Spencer Howard Drafted by Philadelphia Phillies in Second Round Sophomore right-hander Spencer Howard was selected in the second round, the 45th overall pick, by the Philadelphia Phillies during the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft on Monday night at MLB Network in Secaucus, N.J.
June 7, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Zack Zehner Continues Torrid Hitting Pace in June Former Cal Poly outfielder Zack Zehner has extended his torrid hitting pace into the first month of June.
June 7, 2017 | Baseball Bradlee Beesley Named to Collegiate Baseball's Freshman All-American Team Cal Poly freshman infielder Bradlee Beesley has earned a spot on Collegiate Baseball Newspaper's Freshman All-American Team.
June 6, 2017 | Baseball Alex McKenna, Spencer Howard Earn Top Mustang Team Awards Cal Poly sophomore center fielder Alex McKenna earned the Cal Poly baseball team's Ozzie Smith Most Valuable Player Award for 2017 while redshirt sophomore right-hander Spencer Howard captured the Mike Krukow Outstanding Pitcher Award.
June 1, 2017 | Baseball Howard Lands on Collegiate Baseball's All-American Second Team Sophomore right-hander Spencer Howard, who won his last five starts and compiled an 8-1 record and 2.05 ERA as Cal Poly's Saturday starter, has been named to Collegiate Baseball's NCAA Division I All-American second team.
May 31, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Zehner, Mundell and Barbier Swinging Hot Bats Former Cal Poly outfielder Zack Zehner is hitting over .500 in his last six games for the Trenton Thunder of the Double-A Eastern League. Brian Mundell and Brett Barbier have hit well of late, too.
May 31, 2017 | Baseball Eight Cal Poly Players Land on All-Big West First and Second Teams Cal Poly center fielder Alex McKenna, shortstop Kyle Marinconz and right-handed starting pitcher Spencer Howard, all sophomores, have earned first-team All-Big West Conference honors.
May 30, 2017 | Baseball After a Slow Start, Cal Poly Battles Back to .500 Mark at 28-28 Cal Poly opened the year by losing nine of its first 11 games, all on the road. The Mustangs finished the campaign by winning 20 of their last 32 contests, all since the start of Big West Conference play March 31.
May 29, 2017 | Baseball Uelmen Earns Big West Conference Pitcher of the Week Honor Cal Poly junior right-hander Erich Uelmen, who pitched a six-hit shutout with a career-high 12 strikeouts against UC Riverside, has been named Big West Conference Baseball Pitcher of the Week.
May 27, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Suffers 1st Senior Day Loss in 8 Years, Falling to UC Riverside 4-0 Held scoreless for the first 24 innings this weekend, UC Riverside finally broke through for a run in the seventh inning on a solo home run by AJ Sawyer and went on to beat Cal Poly 4-0 in the final game of the 2017 baseball season for both teams Saturday afternoon before 1,580 inside Baggett Stadium.
May 27, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. UC Riverside Baseball Highlights -- May 27, 2017 Highlights of Cal Poly's Big West series finale against UC Riverside on Saturday, May 27, 2017, in Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif. UC Riverside wins 4-0.
May 26, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Big West Series Against UC Riverside With 5-0 Shutout Michael Sanderson and Nick Meyer jumpstarted Cal Poly's offense with back-to-back solo home runs in the second inning and Spencer Howard pitched 7 1/3 scoreless innings for his eighth win as Cal Poly clinched its Big West Conference baseball series against UC Riverside with a 5-0 victory Friday night before 1,505 inside Baggett Stadium.
May 26, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. UC Riverside Baseball Highlights -- Friday, May 26, 2017 Highlights of Cal Poly's 5-0 victory over UC Riverside in the second game of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday night in Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
May 25, 2017 | Baseball Uelmen Tosses Six-Hit Shutout as Cal Poly Defeats UC Riverside 1-0 Junior right-hander Erich Uelmen shattered his career high with 12 strikeouts and tossed a six-hit shutout as Cal Poly defeated UC Riverside 1-0 in a Big West Conference baseball series opener Thursday night before 1,364 inside Baggett Stadium.
May 25, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. UC Riverside Baseball -- Thursday, May 25, 2017 Highlights of Cal Poly's 1-0 victory over UC Riverside in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Thursday, May 25, 2017, in Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif. Interviews with Alex McKenna, Erich Uelmen and Larry Lee by Mustang News follow the highlights.
May 24, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Mathias and Mundell Heating Up at the Plate Former Cal Poly second baseman Mark Mathias is returning to form after spending almost two months on the disabled list.
May 23, 2017 | Baseball Meyer Accepts Invitation to Play on USA Baseball Collegiate National Team Cal Poly sophomore catcher Nick Meyer has been selected to play on USA Baseball's Collegiate National Team, the third Mustang in the last five years to accept the invitation.
May 22, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Wraps Up 2017 Season by Hosting UC Riverside This Weekend Cal Poly (26-27, 14-7 Big West), which moved into a second-place tie with Cal State Fullerton in the Big West Conference standings after sweeping UC Santa Barbara last weekend for the second straight year and has won 18 of its last 29 games after an 8-16 start to the 2017 season, plays its final series of the year this weekend with a three-game Big West set against UC Riverside (21-30, 7-14 Big West) inside Baggett Stadium (cap.: 2,800).
May 22, 2017 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Kyle Marinconz Sophomore shortstop Kyle Marinconz, who collected nine hits and drove in six runs in three baseball games over the weekend, has been selected as the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
May 21, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Completes Blue-Green Rivalry Series Sweep Against UCSB, 9-2 Designated hitter Elijah Skipps belted a pair of three-run home runs, shortstop Kyle Marinconz added a two-run shot and southpaw Trent Shelton pitched six solid innings for his first Mustang victory as Cal Poly completed a sweep of its three-game Big West Conference and Blue-Green Rivalry series against UC Santa Barbara with a 9-2 triumph Sunday at Caesar Uyesaka Stadium.
May 21, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. UC Santa Barbara Baseball Series -- May 19-21, 2017 Highlights of Cal Poly's Big West Conference and Blue-Green Rivalry series sweep over UC Santa Barbara on May 19-21 at Caesar Uyesaka Stadium, Santa Barbara, Calif. An interview with Cal Poly head coach Larry Lee follows the highlights. Video highlights courtesy of UC Santa Barbara Athletics.
May 20, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Blue-Green Rivalry Series Against UCSB With 7-4 Victory Scott Ogrin and Kevin Morgan combined for five runs and seven RBI while Spencer Howard pitched eight innings for his seventh win as Cal Poly clinched its Blue-Green Rivalry baseball series at UC Santa Barbara with a come-from-behind 7-4 victory Saturday afternoon at Caesar Uyesaka Stadium.
May 19, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Breezes to 11-2 Victory Over UCSB in Big West Series Opener Junior right-hander Erich Uelmen scattered five hits over eight-plus innings for his third victory of the season as Cal Poly opened its Blue-Green Rivalry and Big West Conference baseball series at UC Santa Barbara with an 11-2 victory Friday afternoon at Caesar Uyesaka Stadium.
May 16, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Wraps Up Road Slate This Weekend With Big West Series at UCSB Cal Poly (23-27, 11-7 Big West), which rebounded from its first Big West series loss of the year by defeating CSUN, two games to one, and has won 15 of its last 26 games after an 8-16 start to the 2017 season, plays its final road series of the year this weekend with a three-game Big West set at Blue-Green rival UC Santa Barbara (22-27, 7-11 Big West) inside Caesar Uyesaka Stadium (cap.: 1,000).
May 14, 2017 | Baseball CSUN Salvages Win in Final Game of Series at Cal Poly With 12-3 Victory CSUN scored 12 runs from the second through fifth innings and coasted to a 12-3 victory over Cal Poly on Sunday afternoon, salvaging one win in the three-game Big West Conference baseball series inside Baggett Stadium.
May 14, 2017 | Baseball Oberhelman to Join Coach Lee Show on ESPN 1280 at 6 p.m. Monday Charlie's Place is located at 981 E. Foothill Blvd., a mile-and-a-half from the Cal Poly campus.
May 13, 2017 | Baseball Complete Game by Howard Lifts Cal Poly to Series-Clinching 5-2 Victory Sophomore right-hander Spencer Howard tossed Cal Poly's first complete game of the 2017 season, scattering seven hits and striking out 10 in a 5-2 victory over CSUN on Saturday night before 1,654 inside Baggett Stadium.
May 12, 2017 | Baseball Single by Meyer Lifts Cal Poly to 6-5 Walk-Off Win Over CSUN Nick Meyer's third career walk-off hit, a single down the left-field line, scored Alex McKenna from second base as Cal Poly defeated CSUN 6-5 in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday night before 1,383 inside Baggett Stadium.
May 11, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Zehner, Schafer and Mundell Swinging Hot Bats Former Cal Poly baseball players Brian Mundell, Zack Zehner and Logan Schafer have been swinging hot bats lately in the minor leagues.
May 10, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host CSUN for Big West Baseball Series This Weekend Cal Poly (21-26, 9-6 Big West), which suffered its first Big West series loss of the year last weekend but still has won 13 of its last 23 games after an 8-16 start to the 2017 season, plays six of its last nine games, all Big West contests, at home, beginning with CSUN (24-25, 10-8 Big West) inside Baggett Stadium (cap.: 2,800) in a matchup of the third-place and fourth-place teams in the conference.
May 9, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Pepperdine, 6-1, in Final Midweek Game of 2017 Season Pepperdine scored in four of the first five innings Tuesday afternoon, avenging a 5-3 loss to Cal Poly last week with a 6-1 victory at Eddy D. Field Stadium.
May 9, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Wraps Up Its Slate of Midweek Games Tuesday at Pepperdine Cal Poly (21-25, 9-6 Big West), which suffered its first Big West series loss of the year last weekend but still has won 13 of its last 22 games after an 8-16 start to the 2017 season, plays its final midweek game Tuesday afternoon, visiting Pepperdine (18-27, 7-14 West Coast) inside Eddy D. Field Stadium (cap.: 1,800).
May 7, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Suffers First Big West Series Loss, Falling to Long Beach State 5-2 Despite a 13-hit offensive attack, Cal Poly lost a Big West Conference baseball series for the first time this season, falling 5-2 to first-place and No. 8-ranked Long Beach State on Sunday at Blair Field.
May 6, 2017 | Baseball Dropped Third Strike Helps Cal Poly Defeat No. 8 Long Beach State, 6-3 A dropped third strike with two outs and one runner on base in the seventh inning allowed Cal Poly to extend the inning and the Mustangs scored three times to shatter a 2-2 tie en route to a 6-3 victory over No. 8 Long Beach State in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday afternoon at Blair Field.
May 5, 2017 | Baseball Long Beach State Blanks Cal Poly 3-0 in Opener of Big West Series Long Beach State junior right-hander Darren McCaughan pitched a three-hit shutout as the Dirtbags defeated Cal Poly 3-0 in the opener of a Big West Conference baseball series between the top two clubs Friday night before 2,156 at Blair Field.
May 3, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Resumes Big West Schedule at First-Place Long Beach State Cal Poly (20-23, 8-4 Big West), which has opened Big West play with four consecutive two-to-one series wins and has won 12 of its last 19 games after an 8-16 start to the 2017 season, resumes its conference schedule this weekend with a three-game series at first-place and No. 8/12 Long Beach State (28-14-1, 13-2 Big West) inside Blair Field.
May 2, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies From 2-0 Deficit to Beat Pepperdine, 5-3 Senior first baseman Michael Sanderson drove in two runs and made a pair of potentially game-saving picks with the glove in the ninth inning as Cal Poly defeated Pepperdine 5-3 in a non-conference baseball game Monday night inside Baggett Stadium.
May 2, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Norris Earns Fifth Consecutive Save for Angels Former Cal Poly pitcher Bud Norris has earned five saves in five consecutive appearances on the mound as the closer for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
May 2, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Finishes Stretch of Five Non-Conference Games Tuesday Night Cal Poly (19-23, 8-4 Big West), which has opened Big West play with four consecutive two-to-one series wins and has won 11 of its last 18 games after an 8-16 start to the 2017 season, concludes a stretch of five non-conference contests in eight days, hosting Pepperdine (17-24, 6-12 West Coast) for a single game Tuesday night inside Baggett Stadium.
April 30, 2017 | Baseball UCLA Clinches Non-Conference Series Against Cal Poly With 5-4 Victory UCLA snapped a 1-1 tie with three runs in the second inning and held on to defeat Cal Poly 5-4 in the finale of a three-game non-conference baseball series Sunday afternoon at Jackie Robinson Stadium.
April 29, 2017 | Baseball Home Runs by Skipps, Ogrin Lift Cal Poly to 6-3 Win Over UCLA Spencer Howard earned his fourth win, Michael Clark shut the door on UCLA for his seventh save and Scott Ogrin and Elijah Skipps both homered as Cal Poly evened its non-conference series against the Bruins with a 6-3 victory Saturday afternoon at Jackie Robinson Stadium.
April 28, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to UCLA, 2-1, in Opener of Non-Conference Series A two-run double by Brett Stephens in the seventh inning lifted UCLA to a 2-1 victory over Cal Poly in the opening game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night inside windy Jackie Robinson Stadium.
April 26, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit UCLA for Three-Game Series This Weekend Cal Poly (18-21, 8-4 Big West), which has opened Big West play with four consecutive two-to-one series wins and has won 10 of its last 15 games after an 8-16 start to the 2017 season, continues a stretch of five non-conference contests in eight days, visiting UCLA (19-18, 10-8 Pac-12) for a three-game series Friday through Sunday inside Jackie Robinson Stadium.
April 28, 2017 | Women's Golf Aagaard, Binns Join Larry Lee Radio Show on ESPN 1280 Monday Night at 6 p.m. Cal Poly won the Big West title on April 25 in Riverside, and Binns finished in fourth place individually, at 2-over-par for the tournament.
April 25, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Drops 6-3 Non-Conference Baseball Decision to Fresno State Fresno State scored three runs in both the first and third innings and five Bulldog pitchers made them stand up for a 6-3 victory over Cal Poly in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night before 1,325 inside Baggett Stadium.
April 24, 2017 | Baseball Hot-Hitting Alex McKenna Earns Cal Poly and Big West Honors Sophomore center fielder Alex McKenna is Cal Poly's first Big West Conference Field Player of the Week.
April 24, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Steps Away From Big West Play for Five Non-Conference Games Cal Poly (18-20, 8-4 Big West), which has opened Big West play with four consecutive two-to-one series wins and has won 10 of its last 14 games after an 8-16 start to the 2017 season, steps away from its conference schedule for five non-conference contests over the next eight days, beginning with Fresno State (19-20, 9-9 Mountain West) on Tuesday night inside Baggett Stadium (cap.: 2,800).
April 23, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Cal State Fullerton Baseball Series With 8-4 Victory Center fielder Alex McKenna manufactured his second career four-hit game, Spencer Howard picked up his third win and Michael Clark earned his sixth save as Cal Poly clinched its Big West Conference series against No. 8 Cal State Fullerton with an 8-4 victory Sunday afternoon inside Baggett Stadium.
April 22, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Evens Big West Series Against Cal State Fullerton With 13-6 Win Each of Cal Poly's nine starting position players produced at least one hit in an 18-hit offensive attack and senior right-hander Slater Lee earned his fourth win as the Mustangs evened their Big West baseball series against Cal State Fullerton with a 13-6 triumph Saturday night before 2,850 inside Baggett Stadium.
April 21, 2017 | Baseball No. 8 Cal State Fullerton Rallies for 7-4 Victory Over Cal Poly Bradlee Beesley pounded out four hits for the second time in his young Cal Poly career and Erich Uelmen allowed two runs over 6 1/3 innings, but No. 8 Cal State Fullerton erased a 4-1 deficit with a trio of two-run rallies and beat the Mustangs 7-4 in the opening game of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday night before 1,798 inside Baggett Stadium.
April 17, 2017 | Baseball Mustang Minute: Baseball Sophomore Center Fielder Alex McKenna Mustang Minute, which debuted in February and features interviews with Mustang student-athletes that run each Monday, puts the spotlight on baseball sophomore centerfielder Alex McKenna this week.
April 20, 2017 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Haniger Closes Out Home Stand With Three Hits Three former Cal Poly baseball players opened their 2017 seasons in the Major Leagues.
April 19, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host No. 8 Cal State Fullerton for Crucial Big West Series Cal Poly (16-19, 6-3 Big West), which has opened Big West play with two-to-one series wins against UC Irvine, Hawai'i and UC Davis and has won eight of its last 11 games after an 8-16 start, resumes Big West competition this weekend with a three-game series against No. 8 Cal State Fullerton (23-12, 5-1 Big West) inside Baggett Stadium.
April 20, 2017 | Baseball Baseball Alumni Weekend Set for Cal State Fullerton Series It's Alumni Weekend for Cal Poly Baseball during the Cal State Fullerton series this weekend with about 100 or so former Mustang players from the 1960s through the most recent graduating class signed up for numerous activities.
April 18, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Scores Early and Often in 10-2 Victory Over CSU Bakersfield Freshman third baseman Bradley Beesley drove in four runs with two hits, sophomore center fielder Alex McKenna hit his third home run of the year and Cal Poly scored 10 times in the first three innings and coasted to a 10-2 victory over CSU Bakersfield on Tuesday night.
April 18, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit CSU Bakersfield for Midweek Game Tuesday Night Cal Poly (15-19, 6-3 Big West), which has opened Big West play with two-to-one series wins against UC Irvine, Hawai'i and UC Davis and has won seven of its last 10 games, steps away from Big West competition Tuesday night with a single midweek game at CSU Bakersfield (19-12, 6-6 Western Athletic) in a non-conference matchup of third place in their respective conference standings.
April 17, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Adds Four Pitchers to 2017-18 Recruiting Class Cal Poly has added four high school baseball players, all pitchers, to the 2017-18 recruiting class, joining eight future Mustangs who signed a National Letter of Intent in the fall.
April 16, 2017 | Baseball Former Cal Poly Outfielder Mitch Haniger on Easter Sunday in Seattle Former Cal Poly outfielder Mitch Haniger hit a three-run home run, made a spectacular game-saving catch and drew a bases-loaded walk to tie the game in Seattle's walk-off 8-7 win over the Texas Rangers on Easter Sunday. He was interviewed by ROOT Sports after the game.
April 17, 2017 | Baseball Former Cal Poly Outfielder Mitch Haniger Shines on Easter Sunday He hit a three-run homer Sunday to get the Mariners back in the game early. He made a home run saving catch to rob the Rangers of a go-ahead blast late. And in the end, Mariners rookie right fielder Mitch Haniger drew a bases-loaded walk to tie the game and set up Nelson Cruz's walk-off infield single in an 8-7 win.
April 15, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Big West Series Against UC Davis With 9-6 Victory Cal Poly produced double-digit hits for the fifth time in six games and took advantage of seven UC Davis errors for a 9-6 victory Saturday afternoon inside Swimley Field at Dobbins Stadium.
April 14, 2017 | Baseball UC Davis Evens Big West Series Against Cal Poly With 3-0 Victory UC Davis junior southpaw Orlando Razo silenced the Mustang bats, tossing a complete-game two-hitter with 10 strikeouts, as UC Davis evened its series against Cal Poly with a 3-0 victory.
April 13, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Big West Series at UC Davis With 4-1 Victory Alex McKenna and Michael Sanderson banged out three hits apiece and Erich Uelmen earned his first win since the season opener nine weeks ago as Cal Poly opened its Big West Conference baseball series at UC Davis with a 4-1 victory Thursday afternoon at Dobbins Stadium.
April 12, 2017 | Baseball Third-Place Cal Poly Resumes Big West Play at UC Davis This Weekend Cal Poly (13-18, 4-2 Big West), which has opened Big West play with two-to-one series wins against UC Irvine and Hawai'i and extended its winning streak to three games by shutting out Santa Clara on Tuesday, resumes conference action Thursday afternoon with the first of three games against UC Davis (9-17, 2-4 Big West).
April 11, 2017 | Baseball McKenna Homers Twice as Cal Poly Shuts Out Santa Clara, 15-0 Sophomore center fielder Alex McKenna belted two home runs and knocked in five runs, sophomore designated hitter Nick Meyer added three hits and a trio of RBI and four Cal Poly pitchers combined on a two-hit shutout as the Mustangs blanked Santa Clara 15-0 on Tuesday night before 1,355 inside Baggett Stadium.
April 11, 2017 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Alex McKenna With eight hits and four RBI in three baseball games against Hawai’i over the weekend, sophomore center fielder Alex McKenna has been selected as the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
April 10, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Steps Away From Big West Play, Hosts Santa Clara on Tuesday Cal Poly (12-18, 4-2 Big West), which has opened Big West play with two-to-one series wins against UC Irvine and Hawai'i, steps away from conference action Tuesday night and wraps up a four-game home stand with a single non-conference contest against Santa Clara (7-24, 3-5 West Coast).
April 9, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Hawai'i Baseball Series Sunday With 7-1 Triumph Sophomore right-hander Bobby Ay worked into the eighth inning for the first time in his Mustang career, earning his first victory of the season, while Michael Sanderson and Alex McKenna combined for seven hits as Cal Poly clinched its three-game Big West Conference series against Hawai'i with a 7-1 victory before 1,724 Sunday afternoon inside Baggett Stadium.
April 9, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. Hawaii Baseball Highlights -- April 9, 2017 Highlights of Cal Poly's Big West series-clinching 7-1 victory over Hawai'i on Sunday, April 9, 2017, inside Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
April 8, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly, Hawai'i Trade Lopsided 10-Run Decisions in Big West Twinbill Cal Poly and Hawai'i traded lopsided 10-run baseball decisions in a Big West Conference doubleheader Saturday inside Baggett Stadium.
April 8, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Hawai'i 11-1 in Opener of Big West Doubleheader Senior right-hander Brendan Hornung earned his third complete-game victory of the 2017 season, tossing a six-hitter to lead Hawai'I to an 11-1 victory over Cal Poly in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday afternoon inside Baggett Stadium.
April 7, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly's Big West Home Opener Against Hawai'i Postponed Due to Rain Cal Poly's Big West Conference baseball series opener against Hawai'i on Friday night has been postponed due to rain.
April 4, 2017 | Baseball Larry Lee Radio Show Returns to ESPN 1280 Tuesday at 6 p.m. The Larry Lee Radio Show returns Tuesday evening at 6 p.m. live from Charlie's Place (981 Foothill Blvd) in San Luis Obispo with Cal Poly's head baseball coach joined by Mustang softball head coach Jenny Condon.
April 3, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Continues Big West Slate at Home vs. Hawai'i This Weekend Cal Poly (10-17, 2-1 Big West), which opened Big West play with a two-to-one series win at UC Irvine over the weekend, continues conference action Saturday at home with the first two of three games against Hawai'i (18-9, 0-0 Big West). The Rainbow Warriors own the best overall record in the Big West after winning three of four non-conference games at home against Nevada last weekend.
April 3, 2017 | Baseball Mustang Reliever Michael Clark Named Big West Pitcher of the Week Cal Poly sophomore right-hander Michael Clark, who earned a pair of wins in a Big West Conference baseball series at UC Irvine last weekend, has been named Big West Conference Pitcher of the Week.
April 2, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Defeats UC Irvine 6-5 to Claim Opening Big West Series Sophomore shortstop Kyle Marinconz drove in the tying and go-ahead runs with a double to the gap in left-center field in the seventh inning, then snapped a 5-5 tie with an RBI single to left field in the ninth as Cal Poly rallied to defeat UC Irvine 6-5 on Sunday afternoon.
April 2, 2017 | Baseball Postgame Interview With Cal Poly Head Coach Larry Lee Video interview with Cal Poly head baseball coach following Sunday's series-clinching win over UC Irvine.
April 1, 2017 | Baseball UC Irvine Scores 3-2 Walk-Off Victory Over Cal Poly to Even Big West Series Christian Koss's single to center field with the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth inning knocked in the winning run as UC Irvine scored a 3-2 walk-off victory over Cal Poly in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday afternoon inside Cicerone Field at Anteater Ballpark.
March 31, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Edges UC Irvine in 10-Inning Big West Opener, 3-2 Michael Sanderson's double just inside the right-field foul line drove in the winning run in the 10th inning as Cal Poly opened Big West Conference baseball play with a 3-2 victory over UC Irvine on Friday night inside Cicerone Field at Anteater Ballpark.
March 29, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Big West Conference Schedule This Weekend at UC Irvine Cal Poly, which closed out a 12-game home stand by dropping three of four games to Nebraska over the weekend, opens Big West Conference play Friday night with the first of three games against UC Irvine. Both teams enter the series with losing streaks -- the Mustangs at three games and the Anteaters at five.
March 28, 2017 | Baseball Fresno State Rides 18-Hit Outburst to 12-8 Midweek Victory Over Cal Poly Center fielder Jake Stone led a 17-hit Fresno State attack with three singles and a double, sparking the Bulldogs to a 12-8 victory over Cal Poly on Tuesday night inside Pete Beiden Field at Bob Bennett Stadium.
March 27, 2017 | Baseball After Splitting 12 Home Games, Cal Poly Hits the Road for Fresno State Cal Poly (8-15, 0-0 Big West), which closed out a 12-game home stand by dropping three of four games to Nebraska over the weekend, plays its final Big West Conference tuneup Tuesday night, visiting Central California rival Fresno State (13-10, 5-4 Mountain West).
March 25, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Drops Pair to Nebraska Despite Ninth-Inning Rallies Cal Poly scored twice in the ninth inning of the opener and three times in the final frame of the nightcap, but fell short both times as Nebraska held on for 6-5 and 6-4 victories in a Saturday afternoon doubleheader before 1,594 inside Baggett Stadium.
March 25, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. Nebraska Baseball Highlights -- March 25, 2017 Highlights of the baseball doubleheader between Cal Poly and Nebraska on Saturday, March 25, 2017, inside Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
March 25, 2017 | Baseball Nebraska Holds On for 6-5 Victory Over Cal Poly in Opener of Twinbill Southpaw Jake Meyers scattered four hits over eight innings as Nebraska defeated Cal Poly 6-5 in the opening game of a doubleheader Saturday afternoon in Baggett Stadium.
March 24, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns Second Walk-Off Win in a Week; Defeats Nebraska 3-2 Sophomore catcher Nick Meyer singled through the left side of the Nebraska infield in the ninth inning, scoring Brett Binning from second base and lifting Cal Poly to a 3-2 walkoff victory over the Huskers in a non-conference baseball game Friday afternoon before 1,293 inside Baggett Stadium.
March 24, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. Nebraska Baseball Highlights -- March 24, 2017 Highlights of Cal Poly's walk-off 3-2 victory over Nebraska on Friday, March 24, 2017, inside Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
March 23, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Nebraska, 3-2, in Opener of Four-Game Series A quartet of Cal Poly pitchers combined for 10 strikeouts and the Mustang batters outhit Nebraska 7-4, but the Huskers produced a 3-2 victory in the opening game of a four-game non-conference series Thursday night before 1,355 inside Baggett Stadium.
March 22, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host Nebraska for Four Baseball Games This Weekend Cal Poly (7-12, 0-0 Big West), which earned its first series win of the 2017 baseball season by taking two of three games against Wichita State last week, concludes a 12-game homestand with a four-game non-conference series against Nebraska (9-9, 0-0 Big Ten).
March 22, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Catcher Nick Meyer Placed on Johnny Bench Award Watch List Cal Poly sophomore catcher Nick Meyer is one of 85 Division I baseball players on the initial Johnny Bench Award Watch List for 2017.
March 20, 2017 Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Spencer Howard Sophomore right-hander Spencer Howard, who pitched seven scoreless innings to lead Cal Poly to its series-clinching victory over Wichita State over the weekend, has been selected as the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
March 19, 2017 | Baseball Larry Lee Radio Show to Air from Milestone at 6 p.m. Monday on ESPN 1280 Every Monday is "Mustang Monday" at Milestone Tavern, as customers wearing Cal Poly Mustangs apparel receive 20 percent off.
March 19, 2017 | Baseball Wichita State Salvages Win in Series Against Cal Poly With 2-0 Triumph Wichita State scored single runs in the fourth and fifth innings and a trio of pitchers made them stand up in a combined four-hit shutout of Cal Poly, 2-0, on Sunday before 1,405 inside Baggett Stadium.
March 18, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Series Against Wichita State With 3-0 Shutout Spencer Howard and two relievers combined on a four-hit shutout and 14 strikeouts as Cal Poly earned its first series win of the 2017 baseball season, blanking Wichita State 3-0 in a non-conference game Saturday night before 1,441 inside Baggett Stadium.
March 17, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns First Walkoff Victory of 2017 Season, 5-4 in 13 Innings A triple to the gap in left-center field by Kyle Marinconz scored Nick Meyer from first base and lifted Cal Poly to its first walkoff win of the year, a 13-inning, 5-4 triumph over Wichita State in the opener of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night before 1,340 in Baggett Stadium.
March 17, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. Wichita State Highlights -- March 17, 2017 Highlights of Cal Poly's 13-inning 5-4 victory over Wichita State on Friday night, March 17, 2017, inside Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
March 15, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Continues 12-Game Home Stand With Series vs. Wichita State Cal Poly (5-11, 0-0 Big West), which has won three of its first five home games after playing 11 contests on the road to open the 2017 season, continues a 12-game homestand with a three-game weekend series against Wichita State (10-6, 0-0 Missouri Valley).
March 13, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Erupts for Five Runs in Fifth En Route to 6-1 Win Over Gonzaga Kyle Smith and Cam Schneider combined on a no-hitter through 6 1/3 innings and Cal Poly broke open a 1-0 contest with five runs in the fifth inning en route to a 6-1 victory over Gonzaga in a non-conference baseball game Monday night before 1,368 in Baggett Stadium.
March 13, 2017 | Baseball Mustang Minute: Baseball Junior Pitcher Erich Uelmen Mustang Minute, which debuted last month and features interviews with Mustang student-athletes that run each Monday, puts the spotlight on junior baseball pitcher Erich Uelmen this week.
March 13, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host Gonzaga for Single Game Tonight in Baggett Stadium SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. -- After its first 2-2 week of the 2017 season, the Cal Poly baseball team continues a 12-game home stand with four more home games this week, beginning Monday night with the Gonzaga Bulldogs for a single game inside Baggett Stadium.
March 12, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. Loyola Marymount Baseball Highlights -- March 12, 2017 Highlights of Cal Poly's 16-1 victory over Loyola Marymount on Sunday, March 12, 2017, inside Baggett Stadium, San Luis Obispo, Calif.
March 12, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Erupts for 16 Runs on 16 Hits; Salvages One Win in LMU Series First baseman Elijah Skipps jumpstarted the offense with a two-run home run and a triple while left fielder Josh George and catcher Nick Meyer both drove in four runs as Cal Poly salvaged a victory in its series against Loyola Marymount with a 16-1 triumph Sunday afternoon before 1,496 fans in windy Baggett Stadium.
March 11, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Loyola Marymount in 10 Innings, 6-5 Cal Poly let 1-0 and 5-1 leads slip away as Loyola Marymount scored three unearned runs in the ninth inning to force extra frames and Nathan Keavy singled to knock in the winning run in the 10th for a 6-5 victory Saturday night before 1,525 inside Baggett Stadium.
March 10, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Shut Out for Fifth Time as Loyola Marymount Wins Series Opener Loyola Marymount shattered a scoreless game with four runs in the eighth inning and beat Cal Poly 4-0 in the opening game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night before 1,450 inside Baggett Stadium.
March 9, 2017 | Baseball Upstart and Perfect Team Israel (3-0) Has a Distinct Cal Poly Flavor Competing in the 2017 World Baseball Classic, upstart Team Israel has a distinct Cal Poly flavor.
March 8, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Continues 12-Game Home Stand With Weekend Series vs. LMU Cal Poly (3-9, 0-0 Big West), which opened the home portion of its 2017 schedule with a 9-7 victory over CSU Bakersfield on Tuesday after playing its first 11 games on the road, continues a 12-game homestand with a three-game weekend series against Loyola Marymount (6-7, 0-0 West Coast).
March 7, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies to Beat CSU Bakersfield 9-7 in Home Opener Cal Poly overcame a 5-0 deficit in its home opener and defeated Central California rival CSU Bakersfield 9-7 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night inside Baggett Stadium.
March 6, 2017 | Baseball After 11 Games on the Road, Cal Poly Plays Home Opener Tuesday Night Cal Poly, which snapped a six-game losing streak with a victory at Santa Clara before closing out a season-opening 11-game road trip with three losses at San Diego State, plays its home opener and opens up a 12-game homestand Tuesday night by hosting CSU Bakersfield.
March 6, 2017 | Baseball Mustang Minute: Baseball Junior Outfielder Josh George Cal Poly junior outfielder Josh George is the guest this week on Mustang Minute.
March 5, 2017 | Baseball San Diego State Completes Sweep of Cal Poly Series With 2-0 Win Seven San Diego State pitchers combined to hand Cal Poly its fourth shutout of the 2017 baseball season as the Aztecs completed a sweep of their three-game series against the Mustangs with a 2-0 victory Sunday afternoon at Tony Gwynn Stadium.
March 4, 2017 | Baseball San Diego State Clinches Series Against Cal Poly With 6-4 Victory San Diego State rallied from an early 3-0 deficit for a 6-4 victory over Cal Poly on Saturday afternoon at Tony Gwynn Stadium, clinching the three-game non-conference baseball series.
March 3, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Suffers Third Shutout of Year in 5-0 Loss to San Diego State Three San Diego State pitchers combined on a six-hit shutout as the Aztecs handed the Cal Poly Mustangs their third shutout of the 2017 season, 5-0, Friday night at Tony Gwynn Stadium.
March 1, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Varsity Club to Host Cactus Mixer in Tempe, Ariz., Next Week The Cal Poly Varsity Club will host a cactus mixer during spring training next week in Arizona and several former Mustang baseball players have already signed up for the event.
March 1, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Wraps Up Season-Opening 11-Game Road Trip at San Diego State Cal Poly, which snapped a six-game losing streak with an 11-7 victory at Santa Clara on Tuesday, wraps up a season-opening 11-game road trip with a three-game series Friday through Sunday at San Diego State inside Tony Gwynn Stadium.
February 28, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Snaps Six-Game Losing Streak With 11-7 Victory Over Santa Clara Second baseman Kyle Marinconz drove in three runs with a double, a walk and a sacrifice fly while third baseman Michael Sanderson knocked in two with a double and triple as the Mustangs defeated Santa Clara 11-7 Tuesday night at Stephen Schott Stadium, snapping a six-game losing streak.
February 27, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Wraps Up Season-Opening 11-Game Road Trip With 4 This Week Cal Poly, which won its season opener at Cal but has dropped six games since and has been held to just six runs over its last five contests, will play four more games on the road this week, starting with a single game Tuesday night at Santa Clara and continuing with a three-game series Friday through Sunday at San Diego State.
February 26, 2017 | Baseball Pacific Completes Series Sweep Against Cal Poly on Sunday With 8-3 Win Pacific shattered a 1-1 tie with a seven-run sixth-inning explosion and defeated the Mustangs 8-3 in the finale of a non-conference baseball series Sunday afternoon at Klein Family Field.
February 25, 2017 | Baseball Pacific Clinches Series Against Cal Poly for First Time Since 1999 For the fourth time in Cal Poly's 23 Division I seasons, the Mustangs have been shut out in back-to-back games. A 2-0 winner Friday night, Pacific beat Cal Poly 16-0 Saturday afternoon at Klein Family Field, clinching a three-game series against the Mustangs for the first time since the 1999 season.
February 24, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Pacific, 2-0, in Opener of Non-Conference Series Junior right-hander Erich Uelmen allowed one earned run and four hits over 7 2/3 innings with a career-high 10 strikeouts, but received no run support as Pacific defeated Cal Poly 2-0 in the opener of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night at Klein Family Field.
February 23, 2017 | Baseball Light-Hitting Mustangs Fall to Stanford, 5-2 Stanford pitchers struck out 15 Cal Poly hitters and held the Mustangs to one hit in the first six innings en route to a 5-2 victory in a non-conference baseball game Thursday night at Sunken Diamond.
February 21, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Plays Four More Games in Northern California This Weekend Cal Poly, which won its season opener but dropped the next two games of a three-game series at California last weekend, will play four more games in Northern California this weekend, starting with a makeup game Thursday night at Stanford and continuing with a three-game series Friday through Sunday at Pacific.
February 19, 2017 | Baseball Cal Clinches Season-Opening Series Against Cal Poly with 8-1 Triumph Cal overcame an early 1-0 deficit and claimed its season-opening non-conference baseball series Sunday with an 8-1 victory over Cal Poly at Evans Diamond.
February 19, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly vs. Stanford Baseball Game on Monday Postponed Cal Poly's baseball game on President's Day, Monday, Feb. 20, against Stanford in Baggett Stadium has been postponed.
February 18, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Beats Cal 6-4 in 2017 Baseball Season Opener Cal Poly jumped to a 6-1 lead and held on for a season-opening 6-4 victory over Cal at Evans Diamond on Saturday.
February 18, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly and Cal Split Season-Opening Baseball Doubleheader Cal Poly jumped to a 6-1 lead and held on for a season-opening 6-4 victory over Cal at Evans Diamond on Saturday. Cal won the nightcap 4-3, taking advantage of three Mustang errors.
February 17, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Season Opener at Cal Postponed Due to Rain Cal Poly's 2017 baseball season opener at Cal on Friday night has been postponed due to wet weather and will be played as part of a 1 p.m. doubleheader Saturday at Evans Diamond.
February 14, 2017 | Baseball Larry Lee to Serve as Assistant Coach for 2017 Collegiate National Team Larry Lee, who will begin his 15th season as head coach of the Cal Poly baseball team in three days, has been selected to serve as an assistant coach for USA Baseball's 2017 Collegiate National Team.
February 14, 2017 | Baseball Baggett Stadium Enhancement Project Set to Break Ground in June Construction of the Dignity Health Baseball Clubhouse is on track to begin immediately after the conclusion of the 2017 baseball season at Cal Poly.
February 13, 2017 | Baseball Joey Wagman to Pitch for Team Israel in World Baseball Classic Former Cal Poly pitcher Joey Wagman has been selected to pitch for Israel in the World Baseball Classic, which begins in March.
February 13, 2017 | Baseball Young in 2016; Cal Poly Opens 2017 Season with Higher Expectations Cal Poly, which despite having 25 freshmen and sophomores on its 35-man roster a year ago finished 32-25 overall and tied for fourth place in the Big West Conference, opens the 2017 baseball season this weekend with a three-game series against Pacific-12 Conference member California.
February 11, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies for 7-5 Victory in Annual Alumni Baseball Game Gabe Barthelmass and Colby Barrick smashed two-run triples to the gap in right-center field, highlighting a seven-run sixth-inning rally as Cal Poly erased a 4-0 deficit and held on to beat the alumni 7-5 in the baseball program's annual Alumni Game on Saturday in Baggett Stadium.
February 7, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Alumni Game Set for Saturday Afternoon At least 15 members of Cal Poly’s 2014 Big West Conference championship baseball team return to Baggett Stadium on Saturday for the annual Alumni Game.
February 2, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Selected By Head Coaches to Finish Fourth in Big West Conference The Cal Poly baseball team has been selected by the nine head coaches of the Big West Conference to finish fourth during the 2017 season.
January 26, 2017 | Baseball Imhof Featured on ESPN.com Detailing Freak Accident in Training Room Former Cal Poly pitcher Matt Imhof was featured on the front page of ESPN.com's Major League Baseball page Wednesday.
January 23, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly to Open Practice Friday in Preparation for 2017 Baseball Season With as many as six true freshmen and a community college transfer in the starting lineup, Cal Poly posted a 32-25 record a year ago and finished in the upper half of the Big West Conference standings for the 12th time in Larry Lee’s 14 years at the helm. Expect even better things in 2017.
January 11, 2017 | Baseball Cal Poly Ranked No. 22 by Perfect Game in Preseason Division I Poll Armed with all four returning starting pitchers and 18 other lettermen off last year’s squad which finished 32-25, the 2017 Cal Poly baseball team is ranked No. 22 in Perfect Game’s preseason Division I college baseball poll.
January 9, 2017 | Baseball Uelmen Earns Preseason All-American Honors from Perfect Game Cal Poly junior right-hander Erich Uelmen has earned second-team Rawlings Preseason All-American honors from Perfect Game.
December 7, 2016 | Football Mustangs on the Move: Jackson Acquired by Lions, Haniger to Mariners Two former Cal Poly standouts — baseball outfielder Mitch Haniger and football cornerback Asa Jackson — have found homes with new teams.
November 9, 2016 | 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 -- three pitchers, three infielders and a pair of outfielders -- to the National Letter of Intent.
November 3, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Unveils Challenging 2017 Baseball Schedule Fourteen games against 2016 NCAA Regional participants, a 12-game homestand in March, 28 home games in all, seven contests against Pac-12 schools and all 56 games to be played in the state of California highlight the 2017 Cal Poly baseball schedule announced Thursday by Mustang director of athletics Don Oberhelman and 15th-year head coach Larry Lee.
September 22, 2016 | Baseball Haniger Smashes Second and Third Homers of Major League Career Former Cal Poly outfielder Mitch Haniger belted a pair of home runs against the Los Angeles Dodgers last week at Chase Field.
September 15, 2016 | Baseball Haniger Hits First MLB Homer, Schuknecht Bloops Walkoff Double Mitch Haniger of the Arizona Diamondbacks hit his first Major League home run while John Schuknecht knocked in the tying and winning runs in the 11th inning with a walk-off double for the Orem Owlz.
September 9, 2016 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Four Mustangs Currently in the Major Leagues Cal Poly currently has four players — two pitchers and a pair of outfielders — in the Major Leagues as the Los Angeles Dodgers, Arizona Diamondbacks and Minnesota Twins make their stretch runs.
September 3, 2016 | Baseball Mundell Named Most Valuable Player of South Atlantic League Former Cal Poly designated hitter Brian Mundell has been named most valuable player of the South Atlantic League.
August 26, 2016 | Baseball Mundell Breaks Doubles Record With Seven Doubles in Last Eight Games Former Cal Poly designated hitter Brian Mundell has broken the all-time South Atlantic League record and modern Minor League mark for doubles in a season.
August 23, 2016 | Baseball Marinconz, McKenna Wrap Up Summer Play With Blistering Playoff Run Alex McKenna and Kyle Marinconz played key roles for Eau Claire Express in the Northwoods League this summer.
August 19, 2016 | Baseball Haniger Continues Hot HItting Streak in First Few Days in Major Leagues Former Cal Poly outfielder Mitch Haniger is making the most of his first few days in the Major Leagues.
August 17, 2016 | Baseball Haniger Doubles, Triples, Drives in Three in Major League Debut Former Cal Poly outfielder Mitch Haniger goes 2-for-4 with a double, triple and three RBI in his Major League debut with the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday night.
August 16, 2016 | Baseball Former Cal Poly Outfielder Mitch Haniger to Start for Arizona Tonight Outfielder Mitch Haniger is the 17th former Cal Poly baseball player to don a Major League uniform. The Archbishop Mitty High School (San Jose, Calif.) graduate is in the starting lineup tonight, batting seventh and playing left field against the New York Mets at Chase Field in Phoenix, Ariz.
August 12, 2016 | Baseball Summer Baseball: Four Mustangs in West Coast League Championship Series Four Cal Poly baseball players will be playing in the West Coast League championship series starting Saturday night.
August 12, 2016 | Baseball Ex-Mustangs Johnson and Johnson Pitching Well in the Minor Leagues Former Cal Poly pitcher Chase Johnson has not allowed a run and earned five saves over his last eight appearances on the mound at Richmond while Jeff Johnson, pitching for Columbus, had his streak of 15 consecutive games without a run allowed end Monday.
August 5, 2016 | Baseball Nick Torres Joins Mitch Haniger in Pacific Coast League Cal Poly has a pair of hot-hitting outfielders in the Pacific Coast League today -- Nick Torres (El Paso) and Mitch Haniger (Reno).
July 29, 2016 | Baseball Quartet of Former Mustangs Hitting Above the .300 Mark in Pros A quartet of former Cal Poly baseball players are hitting well above the .300 mark in professional baseball and Zack Zehner is creeping closer to the magical number.
July 28, 2016 | Baseball McKenna, Marinconz to Play in Major League Dreams Showcase Cal Poly middle infielder Kyle Marinconz and outfielder Alex McKenna have been selected to participate in this year’s Major League Dreams Showcase.
July 22, 2016 | Baseball Mitch Haniger Moves to Top of Pacific Coast League (Unofficially) Former Cal Poly outfielder Mitch Haniger has produced 13 home runs, 38 RBI and 18 multiple-hit games in just 39 contests with the Reno Aces of the Pacific Coast League.
July 16, 2016 | Baseball Trio of Mustangs Selected for West Coast League All-Star Game Austin Dondanville, Bobby Ay and Ben Polshuk all have been selected to compete in the West Coast League All-Star Game next week.
July 16, 2016 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Torres Briefly in Triple-A; Bloomquist Earns 7th Win Former Cal Poly outfielder Nick Torres played three games in the Triple-A Pacific Coast League and belted a three-run home run in the middle game of the set at Salt Lake City.
July 8, 2016 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Barbier and Schuknecht on Hot Professional Starts In their first professional baseball seasons, former Cal Poly players Brett Barbier and John Schuknecht are hitting well over the .300 mark.
July 4, 2016 | Baseball Summer Leagues: Ben Polshuk Earns West Coast League Honor For the second straight week, a Cal Poly baseball player has been honored by the West Coast League. Following pitcher Bobby Ay, outfielder Ben Polshuk of the Victoria HarbourCats was named WCL player of the week for the week of June 27-July 3.
July 1, 2016 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Imhof Suffers Eye Injury; Norris Now a Dodger Former Cal Poly pitcher Matt Imhof’s right eye has been removed following a freak accident during a postgame workout last week. Also, Bud Norris has been obtained by the Los Angeles Dodgers.
June 27, 2016 | Baseball Former Cal Poly Infielder Mike Miller Called Up by Boston Red Sox The number of Cal Poly players currently on Major League Baseball rosters increased to three Monday afternoon as infielder Mike Miller was added to the Boston Rex Sox lineup.
June 21, 2016 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Mathias on a Streak; Trio of 2016 Draftees Sign Former Cal Poly second baseman Mark Mathias has lifted his batting average 23 points over his last eight games with the Lynchburg Hillcats of the Hi-A Carolina League. Also, the three Mustangs drafted earlier this month all have signed minor league contracts.
June 13, 2016 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Haniger Climbs to AAA; Mundell, Torres Honored Former Cal Poly outfielder Mitch Haniger was elevated to the Triple-A Reno Aces of the Pacific Coast League and sprinted to a .500 batting average in his first three games with the Arizona Diamondbacks farm club.
June 11, 2016 | Baseball Barbier, Schuknecht Selected on Final Day of 2016 MLB Draft Cal Poly senior outfielder John Schuknecht and redshirt junior utility player Brett Barbier were chosen on the final day of the three-day 2016 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft on Saturday inside the studios of MLB Network in Secaucus, N.J.
June 10, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly’s Justin Calomeni Drafted in Ninth Round by Colorado Rockies Cal Poly junior right-hander Justin Calomeni was drafted Friday by the Colorado Rockies in the ninth round.
June 8, 2016 | Baseball Papa John's/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Month: Nick Meyer Freshman catcher Nick Meyer has been selected as the Papa John’s/Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Month for May.
June 8, 2016 | Baseball Meyer, Marinconz Land on Louisville Slugger Frosh All-American Team Cal Poly true freshmen Nick Meyer and Kyle Marinconz have been named to the Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American Baseball Team by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper.
June 7, 2016 | Baseball Mustangs in the Pros: Anderson Pitches Two-Hitter; Torres on Hot Streak Kyle Anderson pitched a two-hitter and Nick Torres is hitting .548 over his last eight games, highlighting the performances of former Cal Poly baseball players in the professional ranks during the first week of June.
June 3, 2016 | Baseball Brett Barbier, Jarred Zill Earn Top Cal Poly Baseball Team Awards Cal Poly redshirt junior utility player Brett Barbier earned the Cal Poly baseball team's Ozzie Smith Most Valuable Player Award for 2016 while sophomore right-hander Jarred Zill captured the Mike Krukow Outstanding Pitcher Award.
June 1, 2016 | Baseball Despite Having Young Team, Cal Poly Ends Up 7 Games Above .500 Mark Mustangs (32-25) finish tied for fourth place with Hawai’i and UC Riverside in Big West, the program's 12th upper-half conference finish in Larry Lee’s 14 seasons at the helm.
June 1, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly's Brett Barbier, Nick Meyer Earn Top Big West Honors Cal Poly redshirt junior Brett Barbier landed on the All-Big West Conference first team while catcher Nick Meyer was selected by the league’s nine head baseball coaches as Freshman Field Player of the Year.
May 31, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Announces Another Addition to 2016 Baseball Recruiting Class Shortstop Jack Kuzma, soon to graduate from Minnetonka High School in Minnesota, has signed a National Letter of Intent and will continue his baseball career at Cal Poly, starting in the fall of 2016.
May 31, 2016 | Baseball Casey Fien Called Up by Dodgers; Pitches Two Scoreless Innings Former Cal Poly pitcher Casey Fien was called up by the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday and has tossed a pair of scoreless one-inning appearances.
May 28, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies to Beat UC Davis 10-5 in Final Game of 2016 Season Right fielder John Schuknecht smashed a three-run double in the first inning and catcher Nick Meyer produced his first four-hit game as a Mustang as Cal Poly came from behind in the final four innings to beat UC Davis 10-5 on a sun-splashed Saturday afternoon in Baggett Stadium.
May 27, 2016 | Baseball UC Davis Takes Advantage of Five Cal Poly Errors for 11-5 Big West Victory UC Davis senior southpaw Spencer Henderson scattered five hits over 8 1/3 innings and the Aggies took advantage of five Cal Poly errors en route to an 11-5 victory in the middle game of a Big West Conference baseball series Friday night in Baggett Stadium.
May 26, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens UC Davis Series With 2-1 Victory; Mustangs 22-7 at Home Kyle Smith and Justin Calomeni combined on a three-hitter as Cal Poly defeated UC Davis 2-1 in the opener of a Big West Conference baseball series Thursday night in Baggett Stadium.
May 24, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly to Close Out 2016 Season by Hosting UC Davis This Weekend Cal Poly (30-24, 10-11 Big West), tied for fifth place with UC Riverside and CSUN in the Big West Conference standings, a half-game behind fourth-place Hawai’i, after losing two of three games to the Highlanders over the weekend, wraps up the 2016 baseball season this weekend with a three-game home series against UC Davis (16-34, 4-17 Big West).
May 22, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Salvages One Win in UC Riverside Series With 6-4 Victory Junior left fielder Kevin Morgan celebrated a homecoming of sorts with three hits while junior right-hander Justin Calomeni pitched 5 1/3 innings in relief for the win as Cal Poly recorded a come-from-behind 6-4 victory over UC Riverside on Sunday afternoon at the Riverside Sports Complex.
May 22, 2016 | Baseball Oberhelman 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 and will be the final show of the 2015-16 season. The Cal Poly baseball head coach will preview the upcoming three-game series versus UC Davis, while Cal Poly Director of Athletics, Don Oberhelman, is also scheduled to join Monday’s show.
May 21, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls 11-5, Loses Big West Series Against UC Riverside UC Riverside shattered a scoreless pitching duel by scoring seven runs in the fourth inning and breezed to a 11-5 victory over Cal Poly in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday night at the Riverside Sports Complex.
May 20, 2016 | Baseball Cal Poly Drops 6-4 Decision to UC Riverside in Series Opener Two home runs by Aaron Cisneros and another by Colby Schultz powered UC Riverside to a 6-4 victory over Cal Poly in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday night at the Riverside Sports Complex.
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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.
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.
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 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 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 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 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 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.