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July 17, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Goes Hitless, But Team USA Cruises to 8-1 Win Over Netherlands Despite a hitless day by Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias, Team USA rolled to an 8-1 victory over the Netherlands in its fifth game during Honkbal Week at Pim Mulier Stadium in Haarlem, the Netherlands, on Wednesday.
July 16, 2014 | Baseball Miller Continues to Hit Well for Salem Red Sox in Carolina League Former Cal Poly infielder Mike Miller continues to swing a hot bat for the Salem Red Sox in the Carolina League, hitting .338 with seven doubles and 13 RBI. His 10-game hitting streak was snapped last week.
July 16, 2014 | Baseball Several Incoming and Returning Mustangs Continue Summer League Play Catcher Brett Barbier sports Cal Poly's best batting average in summer collegiate play, hitting .348 for the Willmar Stingers in the Northwoods League.
July 15, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Produces RBI Single as Team USA Defeats Japan 6-0 Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias singled and knocked in a run as Team USA shut out Japan 6-0 in its fourth game during Honkbal Week at Pim Mulier Stadium in Haarlem, the Netherlands, on Tuesday.
July 14, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Goes 0-for-3 With a Walk; Team USA Defeats Chinese Taipei Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias went hitless for only the fourth time in 18 games this summer, but drew a walk as Team USA shut out Chinese Taipei 4-0 in its third game during Honkbal Week at Pim Mulier Stadium in Haarlem, the Netherlands, on Monday.
July 12, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Produces Single, Sacrifice Bunt as Team USA No-Hits Netherlands Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias singled and laid down a key ninth-inning sacrifice bunt as Team USA defeated the Netherlands 3-0 on a combined no-hitter by four pitchers Saturday night at Pim Mulier Stadium during Honkbal Week.
July 11, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Reaches Base Three Times in Team USA Loss to Japan Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias reached base three times Friday, but Team USA was held to just one hit and fell 1-0 to Japan in the opening game of the 27th edition of Honkbal Week at Pim Mulier Stadium.
July 10, 2014 | Baseball Single, Sacrifice Fly by Mathias Lift Team USA to 7-0 Victory Over Japan Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias singled and drove in a run with a sacrifice fly as Team USA blanked Japan 7-0 Tuesday night at Buck Hardee Field in Wilmington, N.C., clinching the three-game International Friendship Series, two games to one.
July 9, 2014 | Baseball Summer Collegiate League Season Well Underway for Several Mustangs Outfielders Zack Zehner, Kevin Morgan and Alex Michaels, infielder John Schuknecht and catcher Brett Barbier all sport batting averages above the .300 mark for their summer collegiate league teams.
July 8, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Drives in Pair of Runs, But Team USA Falls to Japan 7-5 Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias went hitless for just the second time in 14 games for Team USA, but drove in a pair of runs as USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team dropped a 7-5 decision to Japan in the second game of a three-game international friendship series Monday night.
July 7, 2014 | Baseball Schafer Recalled by Brewers; Reilly and Torres Sign Contracts Former Cal Poly outfielder Logan Schafer, recalled by the Milwaukee Brewers on July 4, was involved in a controversial play that was reversed by a replay ruling on Sunday at Great American Ballpark in Cincinnati.
July 6, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Homers, Doubles as Team USA Beats Japan 10-0 in Series Opener Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias hit his first home run for Team USA and also doubled, driving in three runs, as USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team defeated Japan 10-0 in the opener of a three-game friendship series Sunday afternoon.
July 5, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Begins New Hitting Streak as Team USA Wins Chinese Taipei Series SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – A day after his nine-game hitting streak was snapped, Cal Poly junior-to-be infielder Mark Mathias collected a hit in each game of a Saturday doubleheader against Chinese Taipei at Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, N.C.
July 4, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Drives in a Run in Team USA's 2-0 Victory Over Chinese Taipei For the first time in 10 games for USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team, Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias failed to get a hit. But Mathias, starting at first base and batting second in the lineup, knocked in an insurance run in the ninth inning with a grounder to third base as Team USA blanked Chinese Taipei 2-0 Friday night.
July 3, 2014 | Baseball One More Hit for Mathias in 6-2 Victory Over Chinese Taipei Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias produced a single in four at-bats, scored a run and also walked as USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team defeated Chinese Taipei 6-2 in the second game of a five-game Friendship Series on Wednesday night at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C.
July 2, 2014 | Baseball Two Hits for Mathias in 5-5 Tie with Chinese Taipei Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias continued his torrid hitting pace with a single and double as USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team battled Chinese Taipei to a 10-inning 5-5 draw in the opening game of a five-game Friendship Series on Tuesday night at Coleman Field at the National Training Complex in Cary, N.C.
July 1, 2014 | Baseball Mustangs Finish Second in Nation in Winning Percentage The 2014 Cal Poly baseball team posted the second-best winning percentage in all of Division I.
June 30, 2014 | Baseball Former Mustangs Make Roster Moves in Professional Baseball Kyle Anderson and Frankie Reed have moved up while Evan Reed dropped to Triple-A, leaving the Cal Poly baseball program with just three former players currently in the Major Leagues.
June 30, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Infielder Mark Mathias Earns Spot on Team USA Roster For the second straight year, Cal Poly will be represented on Team USA by one of its baseball players. Following in the footsteps of southpaw Matt Imhof, junior-to-be second baseman Mark Mathias was named Monday morning to the 24-man Collegiate National Team by USA Baseball.
June 30, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Finishes in Top Twenty in All Five Major Polls Cal Poly’s historic 47-win baseball season, which included its first Big West Conference championship and third NCAA regional bid, has resulted in a top-20 finish in all five major NCAA Division I polls.
June 29, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Finishes Red, White and Blue Tour on Sunday With One Hit Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias singled in three at-bats and also walked twice and scored two times, but Team USA suffered its first loss in the Red, White and Blue Tour, falling 7-5 to the Peninsula Pilots of the Coastal Plain League on Sunday night at Warm Memorial Stadium in Hampton, Va.
June 27, 2014 | Baseball Another Multi-Hit Game for Cal Poly's Mark Mathias in Team USA Victory Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias produced his third multi-hit game in the last four nights, going 2-for-4 with a walk and a run scored, as Team USA scored six runs over the final three innings to break a close game open late and defeated the Columbia Blowfish of the Coastal Plain League, 9-1, on Thursday evening at Capital City Stadium.
June 25, 2014 | Baseball Another Three-Hit Game for Cal Poly's Mark Mathias in Team USA Victory Starting at third base and moving to the top of the batting order, Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias produced his second three-hit game for Team USA as the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team defeated the Wilson Tobs of the Coastal Plain League, 14-2, on Wednesday night at Fleming Stadium.
June 24, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Infielder Mark Mathias Contributes Again in Another Team USA Win Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias doubled, walked twice, knocked in a run and figured in both run-scoring rallies as USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team defeated the Fayetteville SwampDogs, 2-0, on Tuesday evening at J.P. Riddle Stadium in Fayetteville, N.C.
June 23, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Contributes Three Hits in Another Team USA Victory Cal Poly junior-to-be Mark Mathias started in a different position for the third straight game and responded with three hits, including a double, as USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team defeated the High-Point-Thomasville HiToms of the Coastal Plain League, 11-6 Monday night in Thomasville, N.C.
June 23, 2014 | Baseball Allen Produces First Two Hits as a Professional on Sunday Three of Cal Poly's six baseball players who were drafted earlier this month have signed professional contracts and one of them -- infielder Jimmy Allen -- garnered his first two hits Sunday.
June 22, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Sophomore Mark Mathias Singles Again in Team USA Victory For the second straight game, Cal Poly sophomore Mark Mathias produced a single. On Sunday, he singled in the eighth inning as Team USA defeated a Coastal Plains League Select Squad 4-2 at Coleman Field at the National Training Complex in Cary, N.C.
June 22, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly's Mark Mathias Singles and Scores a Run in Team USA Opener Cal Poly sophomore Mark Mathias singled in three at-bats and scored a run as USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team defeated the Catawba Valley Stars 14-6 in the opening game of the team’s summer practice schedule Saturday night at Coleman Field at the National Training Complex in Cary, N.C.
June 19, 2014 | Baseball Mathias to Compete for Spot on Team USA Roster For the second year in a row and the fourth time in the last six seasons, a Cal Poly baseball player -- sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias -- has been invited to compete for a spot on USA Baseball's Collegiate National Team.
June 18, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Earns All-West Region First-Team Honors; Quartet on Second Team Cal Poly sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias has earned first-team All-West Region honors while four other Mustangs landed on the second unit.
June 16, 2014 | Baseball Norris, Wagman Produce Winning Streaks on the Mound Mike Miller continued his strong start since coming off the disabled list while Bud Norris and Joey Wagman have extended winning streaks on the mound this month.
June 11, 2014 | Baseball Trio of Mustangs Earn All-America Honors from Baseball America, NCBWA A trio of players from Cal Poly’s historic 2014 baseball team earned All-America honors as Baseball America and the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association announced its postseason teams Wednesday. Sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias was honored by both groups, landing on the Baseball America second team and the NCBWA’s third team.
June 8, 2014 | Baseball Torres, Zehner, Reilly Selected on Second Day of MLB Draft Outfielders Nick Torres and Zack Zehner along with closer Reed Reilly, all juniors on Cal Poly’s Big West Conference championship baseball team, were selected on the second day of the 2014 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft on Friday at the MLB Network studios in Secaucus, N.J.
June 8, 2014 | Baseball Miller Returns to Lineup in Boston Red Sox Organization Former Cal Poly infielder Mike Miller played his first game of the 2014 season last Sunday after being activated from the injured list by the Salem Red Sox of the Carolina League.
June 7, 2014 | Baseball Hoo, Bloomquist and Imhof Earn Top Mustang Team Awards Cal Poly senior catcher Chris Hoo earned the Cal Poly baseball team's Ozzie Smith Most Valuable Player Award for 2014 while junior southpaw Matt Imhof and sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist will share the Mike Krukow Outstanding Pitcher Award.
June 7, 2014 | Baseball Allen, Hoo Selected on Final Day of Major League Baseball Draft Third baseman Jimmy Allen and catcher Chris Hoo, both seniors, became Cal Poly’s fifth and sixth players drafted in the 2014 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft, which concluded a three-day run Saturday at the MLB Network studios in Secaucus, N.J.
June 6, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Wraps Up Historic 2014 Season With 47 Wins, Big West Title A Big West Conference championship, 47 victories, a 12-game winning streak, back-to-back regional appearances, hosting an NCAA regional for the first time, winning a pair of regional games and 15 crowds in excess of 2,000 fans in Baggett Stadium. Those are the major accomplishments in an historic 2014 baseball season resulting in Cal Poly’s ninth winning season in the last 11 years, its fourth 40-victory campaign ever and third NCAA regional appearance in the last six years
June 5, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Fans Praised for 'Amazing' San Luis Obispo Regional More than 15,000 fans passed through the turnstyles for the six games played in the 2014 NCAA Division I San Luis Obispo Regional over the weekend at Baggett Stadium, producing an environment called "electric," "tremendous," "memorable," "amazing" and "awesome" by coaches, spectators and players.
June 5, 2014 | Baseball Imhof Cal Poly’s Third-Highest Draft Selection, Taken by Phillies Cal Poly junior southpaw Matt Imhof was the sixth selection in the second round, 47th overall, by the Philadelphia Phillies in Major League Baseball’s First-Year Player Draft on Thursday night at the MLB Network studios in Secaucus, N.J.
June 4, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Pepperdine 10-6 in Championship Game of SLO Regional Right fielder Bryan Langlois tripled to drive in three runs in the ninth inning, snapping a 6-6 tie and sending Pepperdine to a 10-6 victory over Cal Poly in the championship game of the 2014 NCAA Division I San Luis Obispo Regional on Sunday night in Baggett Stadium.
June 3, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Eliminates Sacramento State, 6-5, in San Luis Obispo Regional Cal Poly built a 5-1 lead in the first four innings and held on to beat Sacramento State 6-5 in an elimination game of the 2014 NCAA Division I San Luis Obispo Regional on Sunday before 2,473 in Baggett Stadium.
June 2, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Pepperdine in Second Round of SLO Regional Pepperdine rallied for two runs in the seventh inning to overcome a 1-0 deficit and Aaron Brown and Eric Karch combined to hold Cal Poly to three hits as the Waves edged the Mustangs 2-1 in a second-round game of the 2014 NCAA Division I San Luis Obispo Regional on Saturday night before 2,941 in Baggett Stadium.
June 1, 2014 | Baseball Tickets Remain On Sale for Cal Poly vs. Sacramento State Game As of 10 a.m. Sunday, about 500 tickets remain for Cal Poly's game against Sacramento State in the 2014 Division I San Luis Obispo Regional at Baggett Stadium.
May 31, 2014 | Baseball Sacramento State Upsets Arizona State 5-4 in San Luis Obispo Regional Right fielder Nathan Lukes drove in three runs and No. 4 Sacramento State scored three times in the eighth inning to break a 2-2 tie and held on to upset No. 2 Arizona State 5-4 in an elimination game of the 2014 NCAA Division I San Luis Obispo Regional on Saturday at Cal Poly’s Baggett Stadium.
May 31, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly, Pepperdine to Play Deciding Game of Season Series Saturday Cal Poly and Pepperdine will play the rubber match of their season series Saturday night, but with more at stake this time.
May 30, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Defeats Sacramento State 4-2 on First Day of SLO Regional Southpaw Matt Imhof and right-hander Reed Reilly combined on a three-hitter as Cal Poly defeated Sacramento State 4-2 on the opening day of the NCAA Division I San Luis Obispo Regional on Friday night before 2,922 in Baggett Stadium.
May 30, 2014 | Baseball Pepperdine Holds On For 3-2 Victory Over Arizona State in Regional Opener No. 3 Pepperdine scored three times in the first two innings and Corey Miller and two relievers made the lead stand up as the Waves defeated No. 2 Arizona State 3-2 in the opening game of the San Luis Obispo Regional on Friday at Baggett Stadium.
May 29, 2014 | Baseball Mathias, Imhof and Bloomquist Earn All-American Honors Cal Poly second baseman Mark Mathias and starting pitchers Matt Imhof and Casey Bloomquist have earned Louisville Slugger All-American honors from Collegiate Baseball Newspaper.
May 27, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Face Sacramento State in San Luis Obispo Regional Friday Cal Poly, competing in an NCAA regional for the third time in the last six years, will host a postseason Division I baseball event for the first time this weekend, joining Sacramento State, Arizona State and Pepperdine in the four-team double-elimination San Luis Obispo Regional at Baggett Stadium. Coach Larry Lee’s No. 1-seeded Mustangs will face No. 4 Sacramento State on Friday at 6 p.m.
May 27, 2014 | Baseball Six Mustang Players Earn All-Big West First-Team Honors Cal Poly earned three of the six top major awards and six Mustang baseball players earned first-team All-Big West Conference honors as voted by the nine head coaches Tuesday.
May 26, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host Sacramento State, Arizona State and Pepperdine Pepperdine, Arizona State and Sacramento State have been selected as the baseball teams filling out the field for the first-ever NCAA Division I San Luis Obispo Regional.
May 25, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Selected to Host NCAA Regional for First Time For the first time in its 20-year NCAA Division I history, the Big West Conference championship Cal Poly baseball team has been selected to host an NCAA regional.
May 22, 2014 | Baseball Van Gansen Remains on Brooks Wallace Watch List Cal Poly sophomore shortstop Peter Van Gansen remains on the Brooks Wallace Shortstop of the Year Award watch list after the National College Baseball Hall of Fame released its updated list of 16 candidates for the nation's top shortstop Thursday.
May 21, 2014 | Baseball Bloomquist Replaces Imhof on Pitcher of the Year Award Watch List Cal Poly sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist has taken the place of junior southpaw Matt Imhof as the College Baseball Hall of Fame's Pitcher of the Year Award watch list was trimmed to 18 players Wednesday.
May 20, 2014 | Baseball All-Session Tickets for Potential Regional at Cal Poly On Sale Wednesday All-session general admission tickets for a potential NCAA baseball regional in Baggett Stadium on the Cal Poly campus will go on sale Wednesday morning.
May 19, 2014 | Baseball Big West Champion Cal Poly Moves Up in All Five Major Division I Polls Winning six straight games and nine of 10 en route to its first Big West Conference baseball championship, Cal Poly moved upward in all five major NCAA Division I polls released Monday, including a jump of seven spots in one poll.
May 19, 2014 | Baseball Coach Lee to Talk NCAA Regionals on Tonight's Radio Show on ESPN 1280 A day after his team won the Big West Conference baseball championship to clinch an NCAA regionals appearance, the Larry Lee Radio Show is back, airing live tonight from Charlie's Place in San Luis Obispo at 6 p.m. on ESPN 1280.
May 19, 2014 | Baseball Third Baseman Jimmy Allen Earns Big West Field Player of the Week Award Cal Poly senior third baseman Jimmy Allen, who hit three home runs in a Big West Conference baseball series at Cal State Northridge last weekend, has earned Big West Conference Field Player of the Week honors for the second time this season.
May 18, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns Big West Title and Automatic Berth in NCAA Regionals Junior right-hander Danny Zandona earned his second victory of the week, pitching 3 1/3 scoreless innings in relief, and Reed Reilly, also a junior right-hander, notched a two-inning save, his 10th of the year, as No. 5 Cal Poly clinched its first Big West Conference baseball championship with a 3-1 victory over Cal State Northridge on Sunday at Matador Field.
May 17, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Big West Series at Cal State Northridge With 6-3 Victory Sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist earned his 12th victory, scattering six hits over seven innings, while senior third baseman Jimmy Allen and sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias combined for six hits and three RBI as No. 5 Cal Poly defeated Cal State Northridge 6-3 Saturday afternoon at Matador Field.
May 16, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Opens Big West Series at Cal State Northridge With 16-10 Win Cal Poly slugged four home runs and also doubled seven times as part of a 20-hit offensive attack, all season highs, coasting to a 16-10 victory over Cal State Northridge in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday afternoon in 99-degree heat at Matador Field.
May 15, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Places Trio of Players on Dick Howser Trophy Semifinalist List Three members of the 2014 Cal Poly baseball team -- Matt Imhof, Casey Bloomquist and Mark Mathias -- are semifinalists for the 2014 Dick Howser Trophy, given to the top player in collegiate baseball and presented by Easton Foundations.
May 14, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Closes Out Regular Season With Big West Series at Northridge Cal Poly (42-10, 16-5 Big West), still in the hunt for its first Big West Conference championship after winning a series against first-place UC Irvine over the weekend, wraps up the regular season this weekend with a three-game Big West series against Cal State Northridge (18-32, 6-12 Big West) at Matador Field (cap.: 1,000) in Northridge.
May 13, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Holds On to Beat Saint Mary’s 6-5 in Non-Conference Game Junior right-hander Danny Zandona pitched five strong innings for his third win and John Schuknecht and Brett Barbier produced key two-run hits as No. 5 Cal Poly defeated Saint Mary’s 6-5 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday afternoon.
May 12, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Inches Up in Two National Baseball Polls, Drops in Another The Cal Poly baseball team, which won three of four games last week, including a series win over UC Irvine, moved up in two of the five major NCAA Division I polls on Monday.
May 12, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Saint Mary’s for Single Non-Conference Game Tuesday Cal Poly (41-10, 16-5 Big West), still in the hunt for its first Big West Conference championship after winning a series against first-place UC Irvine over the weekend, steps out of conference play Tuesday afternoon with a single game at Saint Mary’s (15-36, 7-17 West Coast) at Louis Guisto Field (cap.: 1,000) in Moraga.
May 12, 2014 | Baseball Larry Lee Radio Show Back on ESPN 1280 at 6 Tonight Cal Poly track and field director Mark Conover will also be a featured guest on tonight's hour-long show with host Tom Barket.
May 11, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Big West Series Against UC Irvine With 10-3 Victory Cal Poly celebrated Mother’s Day and Senior Day with a 10-3 victory over No. 16 UC Irvine on Sunday, clinching the Big West Conference baseball series at Baggett Stadium, two games to one.
May 10, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Evens Big West Series Against UC Irvine With Quick 1-0 Win Freshman right-hander Justin Calomeni and two relievers combined on a two-hit shutout as No. 5 Cal Poly blanked No. 16 UC Irvine 1-0 in the middle game of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Saturday night before 2,742, the fifth-largest crowd in Baggett Stadium’s 14-year history.
May 9, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Falls to No. 16 UC Irvine 3-2 in Big West Series Opener No. 16 UC Irvine was held to just three hits and struck out 15 times, but the Anteaters still managed to beat No. 5 Cal Poly 3-2 in the opener of a Big West Conference baseball series Friday night before 2,582 in Baggett Stadium.
May 8, 2014 | Baseball Southpaw Matt Imhof Remains on Midseason Golden Spikes Award Watch List Cal Poly junior southpaw Matt Imhof remains on the Golden Spikes Award watch list as USA Baseball on Thursday trimmed the midseason list from 50 candidates to 30.
May 7, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host First-Place UC Irvine for Showdown Big West Series Cal Poly (39-9, 14-4 Big West), still in the top 10 in four of the five NCAA Division I baseball polls after claiming the UC Riverside series on the road last weekend, puts a three-game winning streak and 25-2 home record on the line this weekend, hosting UC Irvine (33-14, 14-1 Big West) for a three-game Big West Conference showdown series in expanded Baggett Stadium (cap.: 3,106).
May 6, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Avenges Loss to Pepperdine With 5-1 Victory Junior right-hander Danny Zandona pitched five scoreless innings for his second victory and sophomore designated hitter Brian Mundell knocked in three runs with two hits and a sacrifice fly as No. 5 Cal Poly defeated Pepperdine 5-1 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night before 1,552 in Baggett Stadium.
May 5, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Open Four-Game Home Stand Tuesday Against Pepperdine Cal Poly (38-9, 12-3 Big West), still in the top 10 in four of the five NCAA Division I baseball polls after claiming the UC Riverside series on the road last weekend, opens a four-game home stand Tuesday night with a rematch against Pepperdine (32-12, 15-6 West Coast) in expanded Baggett Stadium.
May 5, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Remains in Top Ten in Four of Five Major NCAA Division I Polls Although the Cal Poly baseball team posted its second straight 2-2 week, the Mustangs remain in the top 10 in four of the five major NCAA Division I polls.
May 4, 2014 | Baseball No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly Clinches UC Riverside Series With 7-2 Victory Sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist earned his 10th victory of the season while senior catcher Chris Hoo, junior center fielder Jordan Ellis and sophomore shortstop Peter Van Gansen all knocked in a pair of runs as No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly clinched its three-game Big West Conference baseball series against UC Riverside with a 7-2 victory Sunday afternoon at the Riverside Sports Complex.
May 3, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Snaps Four-Game Losing Streak With 7-5 Victory No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly snapped a four-game losing streak the hard way Saturday night at the Riverside Sports Complex, overcoming a 3-0 deficit for a 7-5 Big West Conference baseball victory over UC Riverside.
May 2, 2014 | Baseball No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly Suffers Fourth Straight Loss, Falls to UC Riverside 7-3 UC Riverside snapped a 1-1 tie with four runs in the third inning and never looked back, handing No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly its fourth straight loss with a 7-3 victory Friday night at the Riverside Sports Complex.
April 30, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit UC Riverside for Weekend Big West Series Cal Poly (36-8, 12-3 Big West), coming off its first series loss of the year, takes a three-game losing streak, longest of the season, and concludes a seven-game road trip this weekend with a three-game Big West Conference series against UC Riverside (19-21, 7-5 Big West) at the Riverside Sports Complex.
April 29, 2014 | Baseball No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly Falls to No. 17 Pepperdine, 11-4 Pepperdine unleashed an 18-hit offensive attack and the No. 17 Waves defeated No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly 11-4 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday afternoon at windy and hot Eddy D. Field Stadium.
April 28, 2014 | Baseball No. 3/4/5 Cal Poly to Visit No. 17 Pepperdine for Single Game on Tuesday Cal Poly (36-7, 12-3 Big West), coming off its first series loss of the year and back-to-back losses for the first time this season, continues a seven-game road trip Tuesday afternoon with a non-conference game at No. 17 Pepperdine (30-9, 14-4 West Coast) at Eddy D. Field Stadium.
April 28, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Remains in Top Ten in All Five Major NCAA Division I Polls Despite losing a series for the first time this season and suffering back-to-back losses for the first time as well, the Cal Poly baseball team remains in the Top Ten in all five major NCAA Division I polls this week.
April 27, 2014 | Baseball No. 1/2/3 Cal Poly Suffers First Series Loss of Season in 1-0 Setback Long Beach State scored an unearned run in the first inning and Nick Sabo and Ty Provencher made it stand up for a 1-0 victory over top-ranked Cal Poly in the finale of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Sunday afternoon at Blair Field.
April 26, 2014 | Baseball No. 1/2/3 Cal Poly Falls to Long Beach State 7-2, Series Even Long Beach State scored six times in the first four innings and parlayed a 13-hit offensive attack into a 7-2 victory over No. 1/2/3 Cal Poly in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday afternoon at Blair Field.
April 25, 2014 | Baseball Imhof, Bloomquist and Van Gansen Land on National Watch Lists Cal Poly pitchers Matt Imhof and Casey Bloomquist along with shortstop Peter Van Gansen have been placed on national watch lists.
April 25, 2014 | Baseball No. 1/2/3 Cal Poly Rallies to Beat Long Beach State 6-3 Junior right fielder Nick Torres singled on a 3-0 pitch, driving in two runs in a three-run eighth-inning rally that snapped a 3-3 tie Friday night as No. 1/2/3 Cal Poly defeated Long Beach State 6-3 in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series at Blair Field.
April 23, 2014 | Baseball Top-Ranked Cal Poly to Play Next Seven Games on the Road Cal Poly (35-5, 11-1 Big West), which achieved its first and second shutouts ever against Cal State Fullerton and swept the Titans for the first time in 41 years, moving up to No. 1 in the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper poll, plays its next seven games on the road, beginning with a three-game Big West Conference series Friday through Sunday against Long Beach State (18-20, 5-4 Big West) at Blair Field.
April 23, 2014 | Baseball Reilly Named to NCBWA Midseason Stopper of the Year Watch List Cal Poly junior right-hander Reed Reilly is one of 50 pitchers named Wednesday to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association's midseason Stopper of the Year watch list.
April 22, 2014 | Baseball Reilly, Mathias Earn National Honors for Performance in Fullerton Series Cal Poly junior closer Reed Reilly and sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias earned national recognition Tuesday for their performances in the Mustangs' sweep of a series against four-time defending Big West Conference baseball champion Cal State Fullerton.
April 22, 2014 | Baseball No. 1/2/3 Cal Poly Defeats San Jose State 12-5 for 11th Straight Win Senior first baseman Tim Wise produced his first career four-hit game, knocking in two runs, and freshman right-hander Slater Lee earned his first win since late February as Cal Poly, one day after earning a No. 1 ranking from Collegiate Baseball Newspaper, extended its winning streak to 11 games with a 12-5 victory over San Jose State on Tuesday night.
April 21, 2014 | Baseball Larry Lee Radio Show Back on the Air at 6 Tonight on ESPN 1280 Mustang head softball coach Jenny Condon will also be a featured guest.
April 21, 2014 | Baseball Mathias Earns Second Straight Big West Player of the Week Honors Cal Poly sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias terrorized opposing pitching en route to his second straight Big West Baseball Field Player of the Week award.
April 21, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns No. 1 National Ranking by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Cal Poly's meteoric rise through the national Division I baseball polls this season has reached the top. Coach Larry Lee's Mustangs achieved the school's second No. 1 national ranking in Division I as Collegiate Baseball Newspaper has placed Cal Poly atop its Top 30.
April 21, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host San Jose State for Single Game Tuesday Night Cal Poly (34-5, 11-1 Big West), which achieved its first and second shutouts ever against Cal State Fullerton and swept the Titans for the first time in 41 years, moving up to No. 1 in the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper poll, hosts San Jose State (12-28, 6-15 Mountain West) for a single non-conference game Tuesday night in expanded Baggett Stadium.
April 19, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Completes Sweep of Cal State Fullerton Series With 3-0 Win Sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist has won 15 games in his first two seasons as a Mustang. He earned his first complete game Saturday against a team that has won the last four Big West Conference championships.
April 18, 2014 | Baseball No. 3 Cal Poly Clinches Cal State Fullerton Series With Walk-Off 4-3 Victory Junior right fielder Nick Torres doubled to the gap in left-center field, scoring sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias from first base in the 13th inning, as No. 3 Cal Poly earned a 4-3 walk-off victory over No. 19 Cal State Fullerton before 2,831 Saturday night in Baggett Stadium.
April 17, 2014 | Baseball No. 3 Cal Poly Blanks No. 19 Cal State Fullerton 8-0 in Series Opener Junior southpaw Matt Imhof and junior right-hander Danny Zandona combined on a four-hitter as No. 3 Cal Poly blanked Cal State Fullerton 8-0 in a Big West Conference baseball series opener Thursday night before 2,402 in Baggett Stadium, the Mustangs’ first shutout over the Titans in their 20-year Division I history.
April 16, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly, Cal State Fullerton to Clash in Key Big West Series at Baggett Cal Poly (31-5, 8-1 Big West), which has won nine series of three games or more, including five sweeps, this season and moved up to No. 3 in four of the five major NCAA Division I polls this week, hosts Cal State Fullerton (18-13, 3-3 Big West) for a midseason Big West Conference showdown series in expanded Baggett Stadium.
April 16, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Adds Pair of Bleacher Sections to Baggett Stadium A pair of portable bleacher sections, each containing 369 seats, have been added to Baggett Stadium for No. 3 Cal Poly's Big West Conference baseball series against No. 19 Cal State Fullerton.
April 15, 2014 | Baseball No. 3 Cal Poly Earns Seventh Straight Win, Defeats Bakersfield 9-1 Freshman right-hander Justin Calomeni earned his seventh victory and sophomore designated hitter Brian Mundell drove in four runs with a two-run single and a pair of sacrifice flies as No. 3 Cal Poly recorded its seventh straight victory, defeating Bakersfield 9-1 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night at Hardt Field.
April 14, 2014 | Baseball Larry Lee Radio Show Resumes Tonight at 6 p.m. The weekly Larry Lee Show returns to the ESPN 1280 airwaves and ESPNRadio1280.com on Monday, April 14 at 6 p.m. featuring Cal Poly baseball's head coach and Mustang softball head coach Jenny Condon.
April 14, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Climbs to No. 3 in Four of the Five Major Division I Polls Cal Poly's climb up the national Division I baseball polls continued Monday thanks to another perfect 4-0 week. Coach Larry Lee's Mustangs are ranked No. 3 by four of the five major polls.
April 14, 2014 | Baseball Mustangs Mathias and Reilly Capture Weekly Big West Honors Cal Poly teammates Mark Mathias and Reed Reilly, instrumental in the Mustangs' 4-0 performance on the field last week, earned Big West Baseball Field Player and Pitcher of the Week honors, respectively.
April 14, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Bakersfield for Single Game Tuesday Night Cal Poly (30-5, 8-1 Big West), which has won nine series of three games or more, including five sweeps, this season and moved up to No. 3 in four of the five major NCAA Division I polls this week, visits Bakersfield (14-19, 7-5 Western Athletic) for a single non-conference Tuesday night at Hardt Field.
April 13, 2014 | Baseball No. 4 Cal Poly Completes Sweep of Hawai’i Series With 8-3 Victory Sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist picked up his eighth victory without a loss and sophomore designated hitter Brian Mundell belted his fourth home run of the season, a two-run shot, as No. 4 Cal Poly completed a three-game Big West Conference series sweep Sunday with an 8-3 victory over Hawai’i in Les Murakami Stadium.
April 12, 2014 | Baseball No. 4 Cal Poly Clinches Hawai'i Series With 4-3 Victory Cal Poly scored single runs in four innings and four pitchers made them stand up as the No. 4 Mustangs held on to beat Hawai'i 4-3 and clinch the three-game Big West Conference baseball series Saturday night before 3,743 in Les Murakami Stadium.
April 11, 2014 | Baseball Imhof Named to Midseason Golden Spikes Award Watch List Cal Poly junior left-handed pitcher Matt Imhof remains on USA Baseball’s Golden Spikes Award watch list after the 50-man midseason roster used to name the top amateur baseball player in the country was released Thursday.
April 11, 2014 | Baseball No. 4 Cal Poly Beats Hawai'i 3-2 in Big West Series Opener Junior southpaw Matt Imhof and junior right-hander Reed Reilly combined on a five-hitter and senior left fielder Tim Wise knocked in the go-ahead run as No. 4 Cal Poly defeated Hawai’i 3-2 in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference series Friday night before 3,647 in Les Murakami Stadium.
April 9, 2014 | Baseball No. 4 Cal Poly to Visit Hawai’i for Three-Game Big West Series Cal Poly (27-5, 5-1 Big West), which has won 20 of 22 home games this season and moved up one position in four of the five major NCAA Division I polls this week, plays its first game on the road in over a month this weekend, visiting Hawai’i (14-16, 2-4 Big West) for a three-game Big West Conference series Friday through Sunday in Les Murakami Stadium.
April 8, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Closes Long Home Stand With 6-2 Win Over Saint Mary’s Freshman right-hander Justin Calomeni earned his sixth win and sophomore shortstop Peter Van Gansen drove in three runs with a single and pair of bases-loaded walks as No. 4 Cal Poly closed out an 18-game home stand with a 6-2 victory over Saint Mary’s in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday in Baggett Stadium.
April 7, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Closes Out 18-Game Home Stand Tuesday Versus Saint Mary’s Cal Poly (26-5, 5-1 Big West), which has won 19 of 21 home games this season and moved up one position in four of the five major NCAA Division I polls this week, concludes an 18-game home stand Tuesday with a matinee non-conference affair against Saint Mary’s (13-17, 5-4 West Coast) in Baggett Stadium.
April 7, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Inches Up One Spot in Four of the Five Major NCAA Division I Polls Another winning week, eight straight for Cal Poly, has elevated the Mustangs' ranking in four of the five major NCAA Division I polls released Monday. Both Baseball America and Perfect Game bumped Cal Poly, 3-1 last week with a win over Bakersfield and a series win over rival UC Santa Barbara, up one notch to No. 4.
April 7, 2014 | Baseball Bloomquist Earns Big West Conference Pitcher of the Week Honors Cal Poly sophomore Casey Bloomquist notched Big West Baseball Pitcher of the Week honors Monday after tossing 7 2/3 scoreless innings and earning the series-clinching victory against No. 13 UC Santa Barbara on Sunday.
April 6, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Wins Big West Series Against UCSB With 1-0 Victory Sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist pitched 7 2/3 scoreless innings for his seventh win and senior third baseman Jimmy Allen’s fourth-inning triple drove in the only run of the game as No. 5 Cal Poly defeated No. 13 UC Santa Barbara 1-0 in the finale of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Sunday afternoon.
April 5, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Evens Big West Series Against UCSB With Walk-Off 8-7 Win Senior catcher Chris Hoo singled up the middle with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning, scoring Brett Barbier from second base, as No. 5 Cal Poly registered its first walk-off victory of the 2014 baseball season, defeating No. 13 UC Santa Barbara 8-7 before 2,072 fans Saturday night in Baggett Stadium.
April 4, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Falls to No. 13 UC Santa Barbara 8-6 in Series Opener No. 13 UC Santa Barbara jumped to a 7-2 lead in the first four innings and held on to beat No. 5 Cal Poly 8-6 in the opener of a Big West Conference baseball series Friday night before 2,188 fans, the largest crowd of the season at Baggett Stadium.
April 2, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly to Host No. 13 UCSB for Big West Showdown This Weekend No. 5 Cal Poly (24-4, 3-0 Big West), which has won 17 of 18 home games this season and is in the top 10 in all five major NCAA Division I polls this week, continues an 18-game home stand and resumes Big West Conference play this weekend with a three-game series against No. 13 UC Santa Barbara (19-5, 1-2 Big West) in Baggett Stadium.
April 1, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly's Mathias, Imhof Honored for Weekend Performances Cal Poly sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias and junior southpaw Matt Imhof earned national honors this week for their performances in the UC Davis baseball series over the weekend.
April 1, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Rallies in Seventh Inning to Beat Bakersfield, 6-1 Junior southpaw Taylor Chris worked his way out of a seventh-inning jam for his third win and No. 5 Cal Poly erased a 1-0 deficit with a six-run seventh-inning rally as the Mustangs defeated Bakersfield 6-1 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday afternoon in Baggett Stadium.
March 31, 2014 | Baseball Larry Lee Radio Show to Debut at 6 p.m. Today on ESPN 1280 Before the No. 5-ranked Cal Poly baseball team continues its 18-game home stand this week, the Larry Lee Radio Show will make its debut at 6 tonight on ESPN 1280, airing live from Charlie's Place in San Luis Obispo.
March 31, 2014 | Baseball First Pitch for Cal Poly vs. Bakersfield Baseball Game Changed to 2 p.m. Cal Poly (23-4), which has won 16 of 17 home games this season and is in the top 10 in all five major NCAA Division I polls this week, continues an 18-game home stand Tuesday by hosting Bakersfield (11-15) at 2 o'clock in Baggett Stadium.
March 31, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Inches Upward in Three of Five Major NCAA Division I Polls A perfect 4-0 week has elevated the ranking of the Cal Poly baseball team in two of the four major NCAA Division I polls released Monday.
March 30, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Completes Sweep of UC Davis Series With 9-1 Victory Mark Mathias and Nick Torres extended their hitting streaks and Casey Bloomquist allowed one unearned run over eight innings as No. 5 Cal Poly completed a sweep of its Big West Conference-opening baseball series against UC Davis with a 9-1 victory Sunday afternoon before 2,039 in Baggett Stadium.
March 29, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Clinches UC Davis Series With 5-3 Victory Junior southpaw Taylor Chris pitched five scoreless innings and senior catcher Chris Hoo knocked in two runs with three hits as No. 5 Cal Poly clinched its Big West Conference baseball series against UC Davis with a 5-3 victory Saturday afternoon in Baggett Stadium.
March 28, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Opens Big West Schedule With 8-0 Victory Over UC Davis Matt Imhof pitched his first shutout and second complete game while Mark Mathias extended his hitting streak to 15 games with an RBI single in a seven-run first-inning rally as No. 5 Cal Poly opened Big West Conference play with an 8-0 victory over UC Davis on Friday night before 1,177 in Baggett Stadium.
March 26, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Big West Slate by Hosting UC Davis This Weekend Cal Poly (20-4), which reached the 20-win plateau Monday, the earliest for a Mustang squad since the implementation of the uniform start date in 2008, continues an 18-game home stand and opens Big West Conference play this weekend with a three-game series against UC Davis (12-9) in Baggett Stadium.
March 25, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Climbs Into Top Ten in All Five Major Division I Polls Cal Poly, as high as No. 12 in its first 19 years of Division I baseball, has achieved a Top 10 ranking in all five major Division I polls this week.
March 24, 2014 | Baseball No. 5 Cal Poly Clinches California Series With 16-8 Win No. 5 Cal Poly erased an 8-2 deficit with a 13-run second-inning rally and went on to beat California 16-8 in the final game of a four-game non-conference baseball series Monday afternoon in Baggett Stadium.
March 23, 2014 | Baseball No. 6 Cal Poly Earns 8-4 Victory Over California for 2-1 Series Lead Cal Poly’s top three hitters in the lineup -- Tim Wise, Jordan Ellis and Nick Torres -- combined for six hits and five RBI while sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist improved his unblemished record to 5-0 as the No. 6 Mustangs defeated California 8-4 Sunday afternoon before 2,182 in Baggett Stadium.
March 22, 2014 | Baseball No. 6 Cal Poly Falls to Cal 8-3 in Second Game of Series Cal Poly’s 18-game home winning streak stretching to the 2013 season came to an end Saturday night as California erupted for four runs in the second inning and never looked back en route to an 8-3 victory over the No. 6 Mustangs at Baggett Stadium.
March 21, 2014 | Baseball No. 6 Cal Poly Opens Cal Series With 4-1 Victory Junior southpaw Matt Imhof picked up his fifth win, combining with Taylor Chris on a five-hitter, while senior catcher Chris Hoo and sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias combined for five hits and three RBI as No. 6 Cal Poly defeated Cal 4-1 in the opener of a four-game non-conference baseball series Friday night before 1,468 in Baggett Stadium.
March 19, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Continues Long Home Stand by Hosting California for Four Games Cal Poly (17-3), ranked No. 6 by Perfect Game, No. 7 in the Baseball America poll and No. 10 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper this week, continues an 18-game home stand with a four-game non-conference series against California (10-9) Friday through Monday in Baggett Stadium (cap.: 1,734).
March 17, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Team Reaches Top 10 in Four National Polls The 2014 Cal Poly baseball team has moved into the Top 10 in four of the five major NCAA Division I baseball polls following victories in all six games last week.
March 17, 2014 | Baseball Imhof Earns Conference, National Honors for Third Time This Season Cal Poly southpaw Matt Imhof, who for the third time this season has struck out at least 14 batters in a game, has collected two more weekly honors.
March 16, 2014 | Baseball No. 8 Cal Poly Wraps Up 6-0 Week With 7-2 Win Over Wagner Freshman right-hander Justin Calomeni earned his second victory of the week while senior third baseman Jimmy Allen knocked in four runs with three hits as the No. 8 Cal Poly baseball team completed a perfect 6-0 week at home with a 7-2 victory over Wagner on Sunday in Baggett Stadium.
March 15, 2014 | Baseball Bloomquist Strikes Out 10 as Cal Poly Clinches Wagner Series With 3-1 Win Sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist struck out a career-high 10 in seven innings and sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias doubled to drive in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning as No. 8 Cal Poly defeated Wagner 3-1 in a non-conference baseball game Saturday night before 1,093 in Baggett Stadium.
March 14, 2014 | Baseball No. 8 Cal Poly to Host Wagner College, Continuing 18-Game Homestand Cal Poly (14-3), ranked No. 8 by Perfect Game, No. 11 in the Baseball America poll and No. 12 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper this week, continues an 18-game home stand and a stretch of six games in six days, hosting Wagner College (8-2) for a three-game non-conference series in Baggett Stadium (cap.: 1,734).
March 14, 2014 | Baseball Imhof Strikes Out 14 as Cal Poly Opens Wagner Series With 8-1 Victory Junior southpaw Matt Imhof struck out 14 over eight innings and combined with Mark Suniga on a three-hitter as No. 8 Cal Poly defeated Wagner 8-1 in the opening game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night before 1,057 in Baggett Stadium.
March 13, 2014 | Baseball No. 8 Cal Poly Completes Sweep of Northern Illinois Series With 11-9 Win Senior third baseman Jimmy Allen scored on a wild pitch to snap an 8-8 tie in the seventh inning and No. 8 Cal Poly went on to beat Northern Illinois 11-9 in the finale of a three-game non-conference baseball series Thursday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 12, 2014 | Baseball No. 8 Cal Poly Clinches Northern Illinois Series With 10-1 Victory First baseman Tim Wise and center fielder Jordan Ellis combined for six hits and three RBI while junior right-hander Danny Zandona picked up his first win of the season as No. 8 Cal Poly defeated Northern Illinois 10-1 in a non-conference baseball game Wednesday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 11, 2014 | Baseball No. 8 Cal Poly Opens Northern Illinois Series With 4-2 Victory Freshman right-hander Justin Calomeni earned his fourth win in as many starts as No. 8 Cal Poly opened an 18-game home stand with a 4-2 victory over Northern Illinois in the opener of a three-game midweek non-conference baseball series Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 10, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host No. Illinois in Opener of 18-Game Homestand Tuesday Cal Poly (11-3), ranked No. 8 by Perfect Game, No. 11 in the Baseball America poll and No. 12 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper this week, opens an 18-game home stand Tuesday night, hosting Northern Illinois (1-12-1) in the opener of a three-game non-conference series.
March 10, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Climbs to No. 8, 11, 12 and 13 in NCAA Division I Baseball Polls Last week, the Cal Poly baseball team achieved its highest Division I ranking ever. On Monday, Perfect Game, which placed coach Larry Lee's Mustangs at No. 9 following a split of a doubleheader at Southern Cal, moved Cal Poly up another notch to No. 8 after Cal Poly won three of four games last week.
March 10, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Southpaw Matt Imhof Earns Conference and National Honors Junior southpaw Matt Imhof, who struck out a career-high 15 Seattle batters, a Cal Poly Division I record, has been selected as one of six Louisville Slugger National Players of the Week by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper. Imhof also earned Big West Conference Pitcher of the Week honors for a second time this season.
March 9, 2014 | Baseball No. 9 Cal Poly Clinches Seattle Series With 2-1 Victory Sophomore right-hander Casey Bloomquist earned his third victory and junior right fielder Nick Torres knocked in both Cal Poly runs with a double and a home run as the No. 9 Mustangs edged Seattle 2-1 in the finale of a non-conference baseball series Sunday afternoon at Meridian Park.
March 8, 2014 | Baseball No. 9 Cal Poly Falls to Seattle 15-14 in Middle Game of Series Cal Poly let 7-1 and 13-11 leads slip away as the No. 9 Mustangs dropped a 15-14 decision to Seattle in a rain-drenched second game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Saturday afternoon at Triton Field on the campus of Edmonds Community College.
March 7, 2014 | Baseball Imhof Strikes Out 15 Batters in No. 9 Cal Poly Victory Over Seattle Junior right-hander Matt Imhof established a Cal Poly Division I record with 15 strikeouts and sophomore second baseman Mark Mathias drove in two runs to lead the No. 9 Mustangs to a 4-0 victory over Seattle in the opening game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night at Meridian Park.
March 5, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball to Visit Seattle for Three-Game Weekend Series Cal Poly (9-2), ranked No. 9 by Perfect Game, No. 11 in the Baseball America poll and No. 13 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper this week, plays its third consecutive weekend series on the road, visiting Seattle (5-8) for a three-game set.
March 4, 2014 | Baseball No. 9 Cal Poly Blanks Santa Clara, 6-0, in Game Called Due to Fog Sophomore shortstop Peter Van Gansen celebrated his 20th birthday with three singles and freshman right-hander Justin Calomeni tossed six scoreless innings for his third win as No. 9 Cal Poly shut out Santa Clara 6-0 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night called in the seventh inning at Baggett Stadium due to fog.
March 3, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Achieves Highest Division I Ranking -- No. 9 by Perfect Game The Cal Poly baseball team continued its steady climb up the polls this week, achieving the school's highest Division I ranking ever. Perfect Game has placed coach Larry Lee's Mustangs at No. 9 following a 2-1 week.
March 3, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to host Santa Clara for Single Game on Tuesday Night Cal Poly (8-2), ranked No. 9 by Perfect Game, No. 11 in the Baseball America poll and No. 13 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper this week following last week’s 2-1 mark, plays its first home game in 16 days Tuesday night, hosting Santa Clara (6-6) at Baggett Stadium.
March 2, 2014 | Baseball No. 13 Cal Poly Splits Sunday Doubleheader with No. 29 USC Mother Nature finally gave No. 13 Cal Poly and No. 29 Southern California a chance to play some baseball Sunday afternoon and, after rainouts Friday and Saturday, the two teams split a non-conference doubleheader at Dedeaux Field.
March 1, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns 5-1 Victory Over USC in Opener of Doubleheader Senior catcher Chris Hoo doubled twice, collecting an RBI on each one, and junior southpaw Matt Imhof allowed one run and five hits in seven innings with seven strikeouts as No. 13 Cal Poly defeated No. 29 USC 5-1 in the opening game of a Sunday doubleheader at Dedeaux Field.
February 26, 2014 | Baseball First Two Games at USC Washed Out; Doubleheader Set for Sunday Friday night's Cal Poly baseball game at USC has been called off due to wet weather conditions. The remaining schedule for the three-game series has not been announced.
February 25, 2014 | Baseball No. 13 Cal Poly Improves to 7-1 With 5-3 Win Over San Jose State Cal Poly’s last four batters in the lineup collected eight hits and freshman right-hander Justin Calomeni earned his second victory in as many starts as the No. 13-ranked Mustangs defeated San Jose State 5-3 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night at Municipal Stadium.
February 24, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Jumps into Top 20 in Division I Baseball Polls Cal Poly jumped as many as 12 positions in the major Division I baseball polls Monday following the Mustangs' series win at defending national champion UCLA.
February 24, 2014 | Baseball Freshman Slater Lee Earns Big West Pitcher of the Week Honors Cal Poly freshman right-hander Slater Lee, who shut out defending national champion UCLA with a two-hitter in his second collegiate start on the mound, has been named Big West Conference Pitcher of the Week.
February 24, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Continues Road Trip With Single Game Tuesday at San Jose State Cal Poly (6-1), ranked No. 13 in the Baseball America poll and No. 14 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper this week following last weekend’s series win at defending national champion UCLA, continues its stretch of 11 of 12 games on the road Tuesday night, visiting San Jose State (2-6) at Municipal Stadium.
February 23, 2014 | Baseball No. 22 Cal Poly Wins Series Against No. 12 UCLA With 9-1 Victory Junior right fielder Nick Torres and sophomore designated hitter Brian Mundell combined for five hits and five RBI as No. 22 Cal Poly captured its non-conference series against defending national champion and No. 12 UCLA with a 9-1 victory Sunday afternoon at Jackie Robinson Stadium.
February 22, 2014 | Baseball No. 22 Cal Poly Evens Series Against No. 12 UCLA With 8-0 Shutout Freshman right-hander Slater Lee shut out defending national champion and No. 12 UCLA with a two-hitter and Nick Torres and Brian Mundell belted three-run home runs as No. 22 Cal Poly beat the Bruins 8-0 in a non-conference baseball game Saturday afternoon in Jackie Robinson Stadium.
February 21, 2014 | Baseball No. 22 Cal Poly Falls to No. 12 UCLA 5-2 in Series Opener Second baseman Luke Persico produced four hits, including two triples and a double, and James Kaprielian scattered three hits over seven innings as No. 12 UCLA defeated No. 22 Cal Poly 5-2 in the opener of a three-game non-conference series Friday night at Jackie Robinson Stadium.
February 19, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Defending National Champion UCLA for Weekend Series Cal Poly (4-0), ranked No. 22 in the Baseball America poll and No. 26 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper this week following a season-opening series sweep against 2013 NCAA Super Regional qualifier Kansas State, plays the first of three consecutive series away from home this weekend, visiting defending national champion and No. 12 UCLA (3-1) at Jackie Robinson Stadium.
February 18, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Junior Southpaw Matt Imhof Earns More National Awards The national awards continue to pour in for Cal Poly junior southpaw Matt Imhof as College Sports Madness and NCAA.com joined the list Tuesday.
February 18, 2014 | Baseball No. 22 Cal Poly Earns Second Shutout, Blanks Santa Clara 8-0 Junior right fielder Nick Torres drove in three runs and freshman right-hander Justin Calomeni struck out nine in his first collegiate start as No. 22 Cal Poly blanked Santa Clara 8-0 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night at Stephen Schott Stadium.
February 17, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Plays 11 of Next 12 Baseball Games on the Road Cal Poly (3-0), ranked No. 22 in the Baseball America poll and No. 26 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper this week following a season-opening series sweep against 2013 NCAA Super Regional qualifier Kansas State, plays the first of 13 midweek games Tuesday night, visiting Santa Clara (1-3) in Stephen Schott Stadium.
February 17, 2014 | Baseball Allen, Imhof Earn Big West Conference Player of the Week Honors Matt Imhof, whose 14-strikeout performance has triggered a flurry of national awards, and Jimmy Allen, who knocked in six runs in Cal Poly's season-opening three-game series sweep over No. 22 Kansas State, have earned the first Big West baseball awards for the 2014 season.
February 17, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Rises to No. 22 in Three Major Division I Baseball Polls Cal Poly's season-opening three-game series sweep over then-No. 22 Kansas State has propelled the Mustang baseball team into the No. 22 position in three major polls.
February 16, 2014 | Baseball No. 27 Cal Poly Completes Sweep Against No. 22 Kansas State, 10-1 Junior right fielder Nick Torres belted a three-run home run and sophomore designated hitter Brian Mundell added three hits, including two doubles, and a pair of RBI as No. 27 Cal Poly completed a three-game season-opening series sweep against No. 22 Kansas State with a 10-1 victory Sunday afternoon before 1,528 in Baggett Stadium.
February 15, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Kansas State Series With 5-2 Victory Freshman right-hander Slater Lee, in his first collegiate game, struck out seven over 6 1/3 innings and junior right fielder Nick Torres produced his second career four-hit game as No. 27 Cal Poly defeated No. 22 Kansas State 5-2 in the second game of a three-game season-opening baseball series Saturday night before 1,217 in Baggett Stadium.
February 14, 2014 | Baseball Imhof First Mustang Named to Golden Spikes Award Watch List Cal Poly junior southpaw Matt Imhof has been placed on USA Baseball’s 60-man preseason watch list for the Golden Spikes Award, which goes to the top amateur baseball player in the country. Sponsored by Major League Baseball, USA Baseball’s Golden Spikes Award will be presented for the 37th time on July 17.
February 14, 2014 | Baseball No. 27 Cal Poly Opens 2014 Season With 3-0 Win Over No. 22 Kansas State Junior southpaw Matt Imhof tied a Cal Poly Division I record with 14 strikeouts and senior third baseman Jimmy Allen broke up a scoreless duel with a two-run single in the sixth inning as No. 27 Cal Poly opened its 2014 baseball season with a 3-0 victory over No. 22 Kansas State on Friday night before 1,126 in Baggett Stadium.
February 11, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Opens 2014 Campaign by Hosting No. 22 Kansas State Cal Poly, ranked No. 27 in the preseason Collegiate Baseball Newspaper poll and coming off a 40-win season which included a second-place Big West Conference finish and its second NCAA Division I regional playoff berth, opens the 2014 season Friday night with the first of three weekend games against No. 22 Kansas State in Baggett Stadium.
February 11, 2014 | Baseball Reilly Named to NCBWA Stopper of the Year Watch List Cal Poly junior closer Reed Reilly is among 50 pitchers named on Tuesday to the initial watch list for the 10th annual National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Stopper of the Year Award, given to the top relief pitcher in NCAA Division I.
February 8, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Alumni Game Ends in 2-2 Draw Nick Torres knocked in both Cal Poly runs while Brandon Roberts scored both Alumni runs after walks as the 2014 Cal Poly Baseball Alumni Game ended in a nine-inning 2-2 tie Saturday afternoon at Baggett Stadium.
February 3, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Alumni Game Scheduled for Saturday Afternoon Major Leaguer Baseball players Bud Norris, Logan Schafer and Brent Morel are expected to compete or attend the 2014 Cal Poly Alumni Game on Saturday at 1 p.m. in Baggett Stadium.
January 30, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Picked by Coaches to Finish Second in Big West Cal Poly has earned its highest preseason ranking by Big West Conference baseball coaches as the Mustangs have been selected to finish second in 2014.
January 22, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Team Opens Practice for 2014 Season Friday The Cal Poly baseball team opens practice Friday afternoon at Baggett Stadium as it begins preparations for the 2014 season.
January 20, 2014 | Baseball Former Mustang Mitch Haniger Interviewed by FanGraph.com Former Cal Poly outfielder Mitch Haniger, who compiled a 280 batting average for the Surprise Saguaros in the Arizona Fall League, was recently interviewed by FanGraph.com.
January 17, 2014 | Baseball Cal Poly Ranked No. 36 in College Sports Madness Preseason Poll College Sports Madness has ranked the Cal Poly baseball team No. 36 in its preseason poll. The Web site also predicts Coach Larry Lee's Mustangs to finish third in the Big West Conference.
December 23, 2013 | Baseball Southpaw Matt Imhof Lands on Preseason All-American Second Team Junior southpaw Matt Imhof, who pitched for USA Baseball's Collegiate National Team during the offseason, has been named to the 2014 Louisville Slugger NCAA Division I Preseason All-American second team by Collegiate Baseball.
December 20, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Draws No. 27 Ranking in Collegiate Baseball Preseason Poll The 2014 Cal Poly baseball team will open the upcoming season ranked No. 27 in Collegiate Baseball's Fabulous 40 NCAA Division I preseason poll presented by Big League Chew bubble gum.
December 19, 2013 | Baseball Imhof, Torres Among Baseball America's Early College Top 100 Prospects A pair of Cal Poly baseball players, both juniors, earned spots in Baseball America’s early College Top 100 prospects list. Southpaw Matt Imhof is ranked No. 22 by the weekly publication while right fielder Nick Torres drew a No. 79 ranking. Neither player was drafted out of high school.
November 19, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Signs Eight Baseball Players to National Letter of Intent Eight high school players -- six pitchers and a pair of outfielders -- have signed national letters of intent to continue their baseball careers at Cal Poly. The one-week early signing period opened Nov. 13.
November 5, 2013 | Baseball Hinkle, Former Assistant Baseball Coach, Passes at Age 70 Tom Hinkle, assistant baseball coach at Cal Poly for eight seasons, passed away Saturday, Nov. 2, after a long, courageous battle against cancer. He was 71.
October 31, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Announces Ambitious Baseball Schedule for 2014 Ten games against Pac-12 Conference schools, including defending College World Series champion UCLA, and 30 home games highlight the 2014 Cal Poly baseball schedule announced Thursday by Mustang director of athletics Don Oberhelman and head coach Larry Lee.
October 17, 2013 | Baseball Haniger Earns Arizona Fall League Co-Player of the Week Award Former Cal Poly outfielder Mitch Haniger, listed as the Milwaukee Brewers' 12th-ranked prospect by MLB.com, has been named Arizona Fall League co-player of the week.
September 3, 2013 | Baseball Eau Claire Express Name Tim Wise 2013 Team MVP Cal Poly senior-to-be Tim Wise has been named 2013 Eau Claire Express Most Valuable Player after a season that saw the Express finish with a 33-37 overall record, including 21-15 in the second half.
August 22, 2013 | Baseball Van Gansen Selected to All-West Coast League First Team Shortstop Peter Van Gansen, who will be a sophomore at Cal Poly next spring, has been named to the All-West Coast Collegiate Baseball League first team.
August 16, 2013 | Baseball Wagman Named Honorable Mention Louisville Slugger All-American Cal Poly pitcher Joey Wagman, a senior right-hander last spring, is a CollegeBaseballInsider.com/Louisville Slugger All-American.
August 13, 2013 | Baseball Shortstop Peter Van Gansen Earns WCCBL Player of the Week Honors Cal Poly sophomore-to-be shortstop Peter Van Gansen has been named West Coast Collegiate Baseball League Player of the Week for his performance last week, the final week of the regular season.
August 3, 2013 | Baseball Several Mustangs Finishing Strong in Summer League Play Several of the 30 Cal Poly baseball players competing in summer leagues are finishing their seasons in strong fashion, led by utility player Tim Wise.
August 2, 2013 | Baseball In First Start for Orioles, Norris Beats His Former Teammates Former Cal Poly pitcher Bud Norris made his first start for the Baltimore Orioles on Thursday night and beat his former teammates, the Houston Astros.
July 31, 2013 | Baseball Former Mustang Bud Norris Traded From Astros to Orioles Former Cal Poly pitcher Bud Norris has been traded from the Houston Astros to the Baltimore Orioles.
July 27, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Southpaw Matt Imhof Talks About Team USA Experience Cal Poly junior-to-be southpaw Matt Imhof, who posted a 3-0 mark and 0.53 ERA in six appearances on the mound for USA Baseball's Collegiate National Team this summer, was interviewed about his Team USA experience Friday by KSBY-TV sports director Andrew Masuda.
July 23, 2013 | Baseball Imhof Earns Third Win as Team USA Beats Cuba 3-2 Cal Poly junior-to-be southpaw Matt Imhof made his sixth appearance on the mound for USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team on Monday night, allowing three hits and a walk but no runs in 1 1/3 innings in relief, as Team USA beat Cuba 3-2 for a 4-0 lead in their five-game series.
July 20, 2013 | Baseball Scoreless Relief Stint by Imhof Helps Team USA to 3-2 Victory Over Cuba Cal Poly junior-to-be southpaw Matt Imhof, making his fifth appearance on the mound for USA Baseball’s Collegiate National Team, pitched 1 2/3 scoreless innings in relief Friday night as Team USA beat Cuba 3-2 in 10 innings for a 2-0 lead in their five-game series.
July 18, 2013 | Baseball Summer League Update for Thirty Cal Poly Baseball Players Cal Poly junior-to-be outfielder Jordan Ellis has lifted his batting average 95 points over the last two weeks while playing for the Victoria HarbourCats of the West Coast Collegiate Baseball League this summer.
July 17, 2013 | Baseball Several Mustangs Putting Up Good Numbers in Minor Leagues Former Cal Poly pitchers Chase Johnson and Jeff Johnson have been elevated to higher levels, Michael Holback and Frankie Reed are posting solid numbers and Garrett Olson has been waived by the Doosan Bears in the Korean Baseball League.
July 16, 2013 | Baseball Imhof Secures Four Outs for Victory as Team USA Beats Crystal Lake Cal Poly junior-to-be southpaw Matt Imhof secured four outs in Team USA’s 12-3 victory over the Crystal Lake Cardinals on Monday in Geneva, Ill.
July 10, 2013 | Baseball Schafer Hits First Career Major League Home Run in Brewers' Win Former Cal Poly center fielder Logan Schafer hit his first Major League home run Tuesday night, a two-run shot that accounted for all the runs scored in the Milwaukee Brewers' 2-0 victory over the Cincinnati Reds at Miller Park.
July 8, 2013 | Baseball Imhof Pitches Well for Team USA in 5-2 Loss to Team Japan Cal Poly junior-to-be southpaw Matt Imhof pitched well in relief as Team USA dropped a 5-2 decision to Team Japan in the third game of the 39th annual Japan-USA Series on Monday at Mazda Zoom-Zoom Stadium in Hiroshima, Japan.
July 8, 2013 | Baseball Six Former Mustangs Currently on Major League Rosters Cal Poly currently has six former baseball players competing in the Major Leagues, a high-water mark for the program. Right-handed pitcher Evan Reed has been called up for the third time this season by the Detroit Tigers and third baseman Brent Morel has been called up twice by the Chicago White Sox.
July 3, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Coach Larry Lee Honored by CollegeBaseballInsider.com Cal Poly head baseball coach Larry Lee was included on a list of honorable mentions for the 2013 CollegeBaseballInsider.com National Coach of the Year.
July 2, 2013 | Baseball Imhof Pitches Two Scoreless Innings in Final Tuneup for Team USA Cal Poly junior-to-be southpaw Matt Imhof pitched two scoreless innings as USA Baseball's Collegiate National Team scored 14 times in the first three innings and improved to 10-0 with a 14-0 victory over the Carolina-Virginia CBL Selects on Tuesday in Boone, N.C.
July 2, 2013 | Baseball Thirty Current and Incoming Mustangs Playing Summer Ball Five Cal Poly baseball players sport batting averages above the .300 mark in summer collegiate play, led by third baseman Jimmy Allen.
July 1, 2013 | Baseball Six Former Mustangs Played in the Major Leagues Last Week For a few days last week, Cal Poly had six former Mustangs playing in the Major Leagues.
June 30, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Southpaw Matt Imhof Earns Spot on Team USA 24-Man Roster Cal Poly junior-to-be southpaw Matt Imhof has been selected to the final 24-man roster of the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team that will take part in international competition this summer.
June 27, 2013 | Baseball Imhof Strikes Out Five in Four Scoreless, Hitless Innings for Team USA Cal Poly junior-to-be southpaw Matt Imhof struck out five batters in four scoreless, hitless innings for the College National Team in its training camp game against the Wilmington Sharks on Thursday night in Wilmington, N.C.
June 27, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Finishes in Top 25 of Three National Polls Following its first 40-win season in Division I and its second appearance in an NCAA regional, the 2013 Cal Poly baseball team finished in the top 25 of three national polls.
June 21, 2013 | Baseball Second Baseman Denver Chavez Earns ABCA All-West Region Honors Cal Poly senior second baseman Denver Chavez has been named to the 2013 American Baseball Coaches Association/Rawlings All-West Region Second Team.
June 20, 2013 | Baseball Four Drafted Mustang Baseball Players Sign Minor League Contracts Four of the six Cal Poly baseball players who were drafted by Major League teams earlier this month have signed minor league contracts.
June 17, 2013 | Baseball Pitcher Evan Reed Called Up by Detroit Tigers for Second Time Former Cal Poly relief pitcher Evan Reed, who in mid-May became the 15th ex-Mustang to make it to the Major Leagues, has been called up by the Detroit Tigers for the second time this season.
June 13, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Pitcher Matt Imhof Invited to Team USA Training Camp Cal Poly sophomore southpaw Matt Imhof has been invited to the 2013 USA Baseball Collegiate National Team training camp with a chance to earn a spot on the 24-man roster.
June 12, 2013 | Baseball Wagman and Chavez Earn Top Mustang Baseball Awards Cal Poly senior second baseman Denver Chavez earned the Cal Poly baseball team's Ozzie Smith Most Valuable Player Award for 2013 while senior right-hander Joey Wagman has been named winner of the Mike Krukow Outstanding Pitcher Award for the second straight year.
June 10, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Adds Three Baseball Players to 2013 Recruiting Class Two high school players and one from the community college ranks have signed national letters of intent to continue their baseball careers at Cal Poly.
June 8, 2013 | Baseball Five Mustangs Selected on Final Day of 2013 MLB Draft Cal Poly senior right-handed pitcher Joey Wagman was selected by the Chicago White Sox on Saturday, the third and final day of the 2013 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft held at the studios of MLB Network in Secaucus, N.J. Four other Mustangs also were selected.
June 7, 2013 | Baseball Johnson Selected by Giants in Third Round of MLB Draft Junior relief pitcher Chase Johnson became Cal Poly’s 10th-highest draft selection Friday as the right-hander was chosen 101st overall in the third round by the San Francisco Giants.
June 5, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Closes Historic 2013 Season With 40 Wins, Regional Playoff Berth Cal Poly’s historic 2013 baseball season resulted in a school Division I record 40 victories, its second straight second-place finish in the Big West Conference and its second NCAA regional bid. The 2014 campaign could be even better.
June 5, 2013 | Baseball Mundell Named to 2013 Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American Team For the fourth time in the last seven seasons, a Cal Poly baseball player has been named to the Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American Team selected by Collegiate Baseball newspaper. Freshman designated hitter Brian Mundell is the latest Mustang to receive the honor after hitting 11 home runs and batting .265 during Cal Poly's historic 2013 season.
June 2, 2013 | Baseball No. 21 Cal Poly Eliminated From Los Angeles Regional by San Diego, 8-5 San Diego scored four runs in the sixth inning to break open a 4-3 contest and held on for an 8-5 victory over No. 21 Cal Poly in an elimination game of the NCAA Division I Los Angeles Regional on Sunday at Jackie Robinson Stadium.
June 1, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly to Meet UCLA in Second Round of Los Angeles Regional Cal Poly sophomore southpaw Matt Imhof will face UCLA junior right-hander Nick Vander Tuig in the second round of the NCAA Division I Los Angeles Regional on Saturday night.
June 1, 2013 | Baseball No. 21 Cal Poly Falls to No. 9 UCLA 6-4 in Los Angeles Regional No. 21 Cal Poly let a 4-0 lead slip away as UCLA rallied for six runs in the sixth and seventh innings en route to a 6-4 victory in the winner's bracket final of the NCAA Division I Los Angeles Regional on Saturday night at Jackie Robinson Stadium.
May 31, 2013 | Baseball No. 21 Cal Poly Earns First Division I Regional Victory, Defeats San Diego 9-2 Senior right-hander Joey Wagman earned his record-breaking 13th victory of the season and freshman designated hitter Brian Mundell drove in four runs, one with his 11th home run of the season, as No. 21 Cal Poly defeated San Diego 9-2 in the opening game of the NCAA Division I Los Angeles Regional on Friday at Jackie Robinson Stadium.
May 30, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly to Face San Diego in First Round of Los Angeles Regional No. 21 Cal Poly (39-17), earning its second NCAA Division I regional playoff berth with a second-place finish in the Big West Conference, will play No. 25 San Diego (35-23), the West Coast Conference Tournament champion, in the opening round of the Los Angeles Regional on Friday at 2 p.m. at Jackie Robinson Stadium.
May 28, 2013 | Baseball Quartet of Mustangs Land on All-Big West First Team Seniors Joey Wagman and Denver Chavez plus a pair of sophomores -- closer Reed Reilly and right fielder Nick Torres -- have landed on the All-Big West Conference first team for the 2013 baseball season.
May 27, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns Second Regional Bid; Faces San Diego on Friday Cal Poly has been selected to compete in an all-California regional as the Mustangs were placed in the NCAA Division I Los Angeles Regional hosted by UCLA. Coach Larry Lee’s Mustangs (39-17) are seeded second in the four-team regional and will play No. 3 seed San Diego (35-23) on Friday at 2 p.m. in Jackie Robinson Stadium.
May 25, 2013 | Baseball No. 22 Cal Poly Falls to Pacific, 7-4, in Final Game of Regular Season Cal Poly’s bid for its third 40-win season Saturday afternoon fell short as Pacific parlayed 12 hits and three errors into a 7-4 victory on the final day of the regular season Saturday afternoon at Klein Family Field.
May 24, 2013 | Baseball No. 22 Cal Poly Clinches Pacific Series With 8-3 Victory Sophomore southpaw Matt Imhof threw 100 pitches in six innings for his seventh victory and Brian Mundell hit his record-breaking 10th home run of the season as No. 22 Cal Poly took advantage of five Pacific errors for a 8-3 victory in a Big West Conference baseball game Friday night at Klein Family Field.
May 23, 2013 | Baseball No. 22 Cal Poly Opens Pacific Series With 8-4 Victory Sophomore right fielder Nick Torres drove in three runs, two with his seventh home run of the season, and senior right-hander Joey Wagman recovered from a rocky start to earn his school record-tying 12th victory as No. 22 Cal Poly earned its fifth straight win, defeating Pacific 8-4 Thursday night at Klein Family Field.
May 22, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Concludes 2013 Regular Season With Big West Series at Pacific Cal Poly (37-16, 15-9 Big West), seeking its second NCAA Division I regional playoff berth, finalizes its postseason resumé -- currently ranked as high as No. 22 in both the USA Today Coaches and National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association polls with an RPI of 23 -- with its final regular season series Thursday through Saturday against Pacific (14-36, 6-18 Big West) at Klein Family Field in Stockton, Calif.
May 21, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Returns to Pair of National Polls After 4-0 Week at Home Thanks to a perfect 4-0 week at home, the Cal Poly baseball team returned to the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper and USA Today Coaches polls on Monday.
May 20, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Catcher Elliot Stewart Named Big West Field Player of the Week Cal Poly senior catcher Elliot Stewart and Cal State Fullerton first baseman Carlos Lopez, both of whom belted a pair of game-winning home runs last week, have been selected as co-Big West Conference Field Players of the Week.
May 19, 2013 | Baseball No. 27 Cal Poly Completes Cal State Northridge Sweep With 7-2 Victory Freshman right-hander Casey Bloomquist earned his second victory of the week while senior catcher Elliot Stewart capped a 10-RBI week with his third home run in four games as No. 27 Cal Poly completed a sweep of its Big West Conference baseball series against Cal State Northridge with a 7-2 victory Sunday afternoon before 1,438 in Baggett Stadium.
May 18, 2013 | Baseball No. 27 Cal Poly Clinches Cal State Northridge Series With 6-2 Victory On Friday night, sophomore right fielder Nick Torres and senior catcher Elliot Stewart combined for four RBI. The pair did one better Saturday. Stewart drove in three runs with a two-run home run and a groundout while Torres singled to knocked in two more as No. 27 Cal Poly clinched its Big West Conference baseball series with a 6-2 victory over second-place Cal State Northridge.
May 17, 2013 | Baseball Evan Reed is 15th Former Mustang to Reach Major Leagues Former Cal Poly relief pitcher Evan Reed is the 15th ex-Mustang to make it to the Major Leagues. Reed was called up by the Detroit Tigers from Triple-A Toledo of the International League on Wednesday night.
May 17, 2013 | Baseball Wagman Earns 11th Victory as No. 27 Cal Poly Defeats Northridge, 5-1 Senior right-hander Joey Wagman earned his 11th victory of the season, moving into second place in the Cal Poly record book, while sophomore right fielder Nick Torres and senior catcher Elliot Stewart both knocked in two runs as No. 27 Cal Poly defeated Cal State Northridge 5-1 in a Big West Conference baseball game Friday night before 1,168 in Baggett Stadium.
May 16, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Wraps Up Home Slate by Hosting Second-Place Cal St. Northridge No. 27 Cal Poly (34-16, 12-9 Big West), seeking its second NCAA Division I regional playoff berth, continues building its postseason resumé -- currently ranked No. 27 by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association and an RPI of No. 29 -- by hosting Cal State Northridge (31-20, 15-6 Big West) for its final three home games of the 2013 season Friday through Sunday in Baggett Stadium.
May 14, 2013 | Baseball Bloomquist, Stewart Spark Cal Poly to 10-4 Win Over CSU Bakersfield Senior catcher Elliot Stewart snapped a 3-3 tie with a two-run home run and freshman right-hander Casey Bloomquist pitched six strong innings for his fifth win as No. 27 Cal Poly defeated CSU Bakersfield 10-4 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium.
May 13, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball to Open Four-Game Home Stand Tuesday Night No. 27 Cal Poly (33-16, 12-9 Big West), which sprinted to 7-0 and 13-1 starts in the first four weeks of the 2013 baseball season, battled through a sluggish second half of March and all of April (15-13) and split four games on the road last week, plays the first of its final four home games of the 2013 season Tuesday night, hosting CSU Bakersfield (34-18, 17-7 WAC) for a single non-conference game in Baggett Stadium.
May 12, 2013 | Baseball No. 23 UC Irvine Clinches Series With 11-1 Win Over No. 22 Cal Poly Junior right-hander Andrew Morales earned his 10th victory with 10 strikeouts in the first four innings as No. 23 UC Irvine defeated No. 22 Cal Poly 11-1 in the final game of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Sunday afternoon at Anteater Ballpark.
May 11, 2013 | Baseball No. 22 Cal Poly Evens Series With 4-3 Victory Over No. 23 UC Irvine Sophomore southpaw Matt Imhof earned his fifth win and freshman designated hitter Brian Mundell sparked No. 22 Cal Poly offensively with a two-run double as the Mustangs evened their Big West Conference baseball series against No. 23 UC Irvine at a game apiece with a 4-3 victory Saturday afternoon in Anteater Ballpark.
May 10, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit UC Irvine in Battle of Third-Place Teams in Big West No. 22 Cal Poly, which sprinted to 7-0 and 13-1 starts in the first four weeks of the 2013 baseball season and overcame a sluggish second half of March and all of April (15-13) by sweeping UC Riverside last weekend, takes a four-game winning streak into its Big West Conference series at No. 23 UC Irvine this weekend in Anteater Ballpark. The two teams are tied for third place in the Big West.
May 10, 2013 | Baseball No. 22 Cal Poly Falls to No. 23 UC Irvine, 7-1 Senior right-hander Joey Wagman’s quest for his 11th victory of the season has been delayed another week as No. 23 UC Irvine parlayed 14 hits into a 7-1 victory over No. 22 Cal Poly in the opener of a Big West Conference baseball series Friday night in Anteater Ballpark.
May 7, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball to Visit San Jose State for Single Game Tuesday Night No. 22 Cal Poly (31-14, 11-7 Big West), which sprinted to 7-0 and 13-1 starts in the first four weeks of the 2013 baseball season and overcame a sluggish second half of March and all of April (15-13) by sweeping UC Riverside last weekend, visits San Jose State (14-33, 8-13 WAC) for a single non-conference game Tuesday night in Municipal Stadium.
May 7, 2013 | Baseball No. 22 Cal Poly Defeats San Jose State, 5-2, for Fourth Straight Win Freshman right-hander Casey Bloomquist earned his fourth win in five weeks, allowing two runs and four hits in 6 2/3 innings, as No. 22 Cal Poly defeated San Jose State 5-2 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night at Municipal Stadium.
May 6, 2013 | Baseball Senior Right-Hander Joey Wagman Named Big West Pitcher of the Week Senior right-hander Joey Wagman, who earned his 10th victory of the season and 24th of his Cal Poly baseball career, has been named Big West Conference Pitcher of the Week.
May 5, 2013 | Baseball No. 24 Cal Poly Scores Third Walkoff Win of Season, Beats UC Riverside 4-3 Denver Chavez, Jordan Ellis and Brian Mundell produced two runs with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift No. 24 Cal Poly to a 4-3 walkoff win over UC Riverside on Sunday in Baggett Stadium, completing a three-game Big West series sweep.
May 4, 2013 | Baseball Torres, Allen Lift No. 24 Cal Poly Over UC Riverside, 3-1 Sophomore right fielder Nick Torres and junior third baseman Jimmy Allen both had two hits and knocked in a run as Cal Poly defeated UC Riverside 3-1 in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday night before 1,379 in Baggett Stadium.
May 3, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host UC Riverside for Big West Weekend Series No. 24 Cal Poly (28-14, 8-7 Big West), which sprinted to 7-0 and 13-1 starts in the first four weeks of the 2013 baseball season but has posted a 15-13 mark since and is tied for fifth place in the Big West Conference, resumes Big West Conference play this weekend by hosting UC Riverside (18-22, 7-8 Big West) for a three-game series in Baggett Stadium.
May 3, 2013 | Baseball Wagman, Stewart Spark Cal Poly to 4-1 Win Over UC Riverside Senior right-hander Joey Wagman pitched his third complete game of the season and became the 14th Mustang to earn 10 or more wins in a season while senior catcher Elliot Stewart belted his second three-run home run in as many weeks as No. 24 Cal Poly rallied to defeat UC Riverside 4-1 in a Big West Conference baseball game Friday night.
May 1, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Pepperdine for Single Non-Conference Game Wednesday No. 24 Cal Poly (28-13, 8-7 Big West), which sprinted to 7-0 and 13-1 starts in the first four weeks of the 2013 baseball season but has posted a 15-12 mark since and is tied for fifth place in the Big West Conference, concludes a five-game road trip Wednesday with a non-conference game at Pepperdine (21-17, 9-6 West Coast) at Eddy D. Field Stadium (1,800) in Malibu.
May 1, 2013 | Baseball No. 24 Cal Poly Falls to Pepperdine, 5-3, in Non-Conference Game Pepperdine scored five runs in the first two innings and Cal Poly couldn’t recover as the No. 24 Mustangs fell to Pepperdine, 5-3, in a non-conference baseball game Wednesday afternoon at Eddy D. Field Stadium.
April 28, 2013 | Baseball No. 18 Cal Poly Loses Game and Series to Long Beach State, 9-5 A grand slam by third baseman Juan Avila turned a 5-4 deficit into an 8-5 lead and Long Beach State went on to beat No. 18 Cal Poly 9-5 in the finale of a Big West Conference baseball series Sunday afternoon at Blair Field.
April 27, 2013 | Baseball No. 18 Cal Poly Falls to Long Beach State, 3-2 Third baseman Juan Avila’s sacrifice fly in the eighth inning lifted Long Beach State to a 3-2 victory over Cal Poly in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday afternoon at Blair Field.
April 26, 2013 | Baseball No. 18 Cal Poly Opens Long Beach State Series With 8-5 Victory Cal Poly erupted for five runs in the first inning before an out was recorded and the No. 18 Mustangs held on for an 8-5 victory over Long Beach State in the opener of a Big West Conference baseball series Friday night at Blair Field.
April 25, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Resumes Big West Slate With Three-Game Set at Long Beach State No. 18 Cal Poly (27-11, 7-5 Big West), which sprinted to 7-0 and 13-1 starts in the first four weeks of the 2013 baseball season and is tied for third place in the Big West Conference, continues a five-game road trip this weekend with a three-game Big West Conference series against Long Beach State (18-20, 7-5 Big West) at Blair Field.
April 24, 2013 | Baseball Reilly Named to NCBWA Stopper of the Year Watch List Cal Poly sophomore closer Reed Reilly is one of 51 players named to the mid-season watch list for the ninth annual National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Stopper of the Year Award.
April 23, 2013 | Baseball Six-Run Third-Inning Rally Lifts No. 18 Cal Poly to 7-1 Victory Over Cal Senior catcher Elliot Stewart and junior left fielder David Armendariz belted home runs as part of a six-run third-inning uprising, leading No. 18 Cal Poly to a 7-1 victory over California in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday at Evans Diamond.
April 22, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Remains in Three National Baseball Polls The Cal Poly baseball team lost two of three games to No. 4 Cal State Fullerton in a Big West Conference series over the weekend in Baggett Stadium, but remains in three of the five major national polls.
April 22, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Cal on Tuesday for Final Game Against a Pac-12 Foe No. 18 Cal Poly (26-11, 7-5 Big West), which sprinted to 7-0 and 13-1 starts in the first four weeks of the 2013 baseball season and is tied for third place in the Big West Conference, begins a five-game road trip Tuesday with a non-conference game against California (18-21, 7-11 Pac-12) under the recently installed lights at Evans Diamond.
April 21, 2013 | Baseball Cal State Fullerton Clinches Big West Series at Cal Poly With 6-4 Victory No. 16 Cal Poly rallied from a 4-1 deficit to tie the game, but No. 4 Cal State Fullerton tallied two in the ninth to beat the Mustangs 6-4 and win the Big West Conference baseball series, two games to one, before 1,973 in Baggett Stadium on Sunday.
April 20, 2013 | Baseball Cal State Fullerton Evens Big West Series at Cal Poly With 10-5 Victory Freshman right-hander Justin Garza preserved his unbeaten record with eight strikeouts over seven innings while third baseman Matt Chapman had three hits and three RBI to lead No. 4 Cal State Fullerton to a 10-5 victory over No. 16 Cal Poly in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday night before 2,352 in Baggett Stadium.
April 19, 2013 | Baseball No. 16 Cal Poly Edges No. 4 Cal State Fullerton 2-1 in Big West Series Opener Senior right-hander Joey Wagman earned his 22nd career victory, sophomore righty Reed Reilly claimed his 10th save and sophomore center fielder Jordan Ellis had three hits and scored both Cal Poly runs as the No. 16 Mustangs edged No. 4 Cal State Fullerton 2-1 in the opener of a Big West Conference baseball series Friday night in Baggett Stadium.
April 18, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host No. 4 Cal State Fullerton for Big West Showdown Series No. 16 Cal Poly (25-9, 6-3 Big West), which sprinted to 7-0 and 13-1 starts in the first four weeks of the 2013 baseball season and has opened Big West Conference play with six wins in nine contests for second place, concludes a seven-game homestand this weekend by hosting No. 4 Cal State Fullerton (32-5, 8-1 Big West) for a three-game Big West Conference series in Baggett Stadium.
April 16, 2013 | Baseball No. 16 Cal Poly Scores Early in 7-2 Victory Over Santa Clara Freshman right-hander Casey Bloomquist struck out a career-high eight over 6 1/3 innings and No. 16 Cal Poly scored five times in the first two innings and never looked back en route to a 7-2 victory over Santa Clara in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium.
April 15, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Climbs to as High as No. 16 in National Polls The Cal Poly baseball team jumped four positions in the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper poll and returned to the Baseball America and Perfect Game polls this week. Coach Larry Lee’s Mustangs are in the top 25 in all five major polls for the third time in the last four weeks after posting a 3-1 record last week.
April 15, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host Santa Clara for Single Game Tuesday Night No. 16 Cal Poly (24-9, 6-3 Big West), which sprinted to 7-0 and 13-1 starts in the first four weeks of the 2013 baseball season and has opened Big West Conference play with six wins in nine contests, continues a seven-game homestand Tuesday night by hosting Santa Clara (9-24, 0-12 West Coast) for a non-conference game in Baggett Stadium.
April 14, 2013 | Baseball Hawai'i Salvages Win in Final Game of Big West Series at Cal Poly, 7-6 Hawai'i scored five times in the first three innings and No. 20 Cal Poly couldn’t catch up, pulling to within a run twice, as the Rainbows held on for a 7-6 victory in the finale of a Big West Conference baseball series Sunday afternoon before 1,482 in Baggett Stadium.
April 13, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Edges Hawai’i 3-2 in Quickest Game in Baggett Stadium History Sophomore southpaw Matt Imhof matched his career high with 11 strikeouts and combined with sophomore right-hander Reed Reilly on a five-hitter as No. 20 Cal Poly edged Hawai’i 3-2 in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday night before 1,593 in Baggett Stadium.
April 12, 2013 | Baseball No. 20 Cal Poly Defeats Hawai’i 8-3 in Big West Series Opener Senior right-hander Joey Wagman tossed his second complete game of the season and third of his career, scattering eight hits, while senior second baseman Denver Chavez continued his torrid hitting pace as No. 20 Cal Poly opened a Big West Conference baseball series with an 8-3 victory over Hawai’i on Friday night before 1,536 in Baggett Stadium.
April 11, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host Hawai'i for Three-Game Big West Conference Series No. 20 Cal Poly (22-8, 4-2 Big West) opens a seven-game home stand with a three-game Big West series against Hawai'i (7-22, 2-4 Big West) this weekend in Baggett Stadium.
April 10, 2013 | Baseball Bloomquist Pitches Cal Poly Past CSU Bakersfield 5-2 Freshman right-hander Casey Bloomquist earned his first collegiate victory while right fielder Nick Torres and shortstop Peter Van Gansen each collected three hits and combined for three RBI as No. 20 Cal Poly defeated CSU Bakersfield 5-2 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night at Hardt Field.
April 9, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball to Visit CSU Bakersfield for Single Game Tuesday Night No. 20 Cal Poly (21-8, 4-2 Big West), which sprinted to 7-0 and 13-1 starts in the first four weeks of the 2013 baseball season, opened Big West Conference play with a three-game series sweep over UC Davis but stumbled at UC Santa Barbara over the weekend, losing two of three, visits CSU Bakersfield (21-11, 6-3 Western Athletic) for a single non-conference game Tuesday night at Hardt Field.
April 7, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Salvages One Win in UC Santa Barbara Series With 7-6 Victory Senior second baseman Denver Chavez went 5-for-5 at the plate while sophomore right-hander Bryan Granger pitched one-hit ball over six innings as No. 17 Cal Poly salvaged a win in its three-game Big West Conference baseball series at UC Santa Barbara with a 7-6 victory Sunday afternoon at Caesar Uyesaka Stadium.
April 6, 2013 | Baseball UCSB Clinches Big West Series Against No. 17 Cal Poly With 13-2 Win UC Santa Barbara shattered a 2-2 tie with 11 runs in the sixth inning and coasted to a 13-2 victory over No. 17 Cal Poly in the second game of a Big West Conference baseball series Saturday afternoon in Caesar Uyesaka Stadium.
April 5, 2013 | Baseball No. 17 Cal Poly Falls to UC Santa Barbara 4-2 in Opener of Big West Series Sophomore right-hander Austin Pettibone allowed six hits in eight-plus innings and UC Santa Barbara scored two runs in an unusual seventh inning en route to a 4-2 victory over No. 17 Cal Poly in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday afternoon at Caesar Uyesaka Stadium.
April 4, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Continues Big West Action With Rematch at UC Santa Barbara No. 17 Cal Poly (20-6, 3-0 Big West), which sprinted to 7-0 and 13-1 starts in the first four weeks of the 2013 baseball season and opened Big West Conference play with a three-game series sweep over UC Davis at home, continues conference play this weekend with three games at Central Coast rival UC Santa Barbara (14-13, 1-2 Big West) in the resumption of the Blue-Green Rivalry at Caesar Uyesaka Stadium.
April 2, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Jumps Four Spots in Pair of National Polls The Cal Poly baseball team jumped four positions in the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper and USA Today/ESPN Coaches polls after sweeping UC Davis in a Big West Conference series over the weekend in Baggett Stadium.
April 2, 2013 | Baseball Four Former Mustangs on Major League Rosters on Opening Day The 2013 Major League Baseball season opens this week with four former Cal Poly players -- pitchers Bud Norris, Kevin Correia and Casey Fien plus outfielder Logan Schafer -- on its rosters.
April 1, 2013 | Baseball Mustang Closer Reed Reilly Named Big West Pitcher of the Week Cal Poly closer Reed Reilly (Dana Point, Calif./JSerra Catholic HS) captured the Big West Baseball Pitcher of the Week award as stellar work out of the bullpen led to a win and a save against conference foe UC Davis.
March 30, 2013 | Baseball No. 21 Cal Poly Completes Sweep of UC Davis Series With 6-5 Win Junior catcher Chris Hoo’s hard grounder past second base knocked in the winning run in the 13th inning as No. 21 Cal Poly completed its sweep of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series against UC Davis with a 6-5 victory Saturday afternoon in Baggett Stadium.
March 29, 2013 | Baseball Imhof Pitches Seven-Hitter as No. 21 Cal Poly Clinches UC Davis Series Sophomore southpaw Matt Imhof pitched a seven-hitter for his career collegiate complete game and No. 21 Cal Poly put together a 14-hit offensive attack for a 7-1 victory over UC Davis in a Big West Conference baseball game Friday night before 1,120 in Baggett Stadium.
March 28, 2013 | Baseball No. 21 Cal Poly Opens Big West Slate With 5-4 Victory Over UC Davis Jordan Ellis and Tommy Pluschkell provided the offensive punch while Joey Wagman and Reed Reilly combined for nine strikeouts as No. 21 Cal Poly opened Big West Conference baseball play with a 5-4 victory over UC Davis on Thursday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 27, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly to Open Big West Play by Hosting UC Davis for Three-Game Series No. 21 Cal Poly (17-6, 0-0 Big West), which sprinted to 7-0 and 13-1 starts in the first four weeks of the 2013 baseball season and won a non-conference series against Central Coast rival UC Santa Barbara over the weekend before falling to Pepperdine on Tuesday, opens Big West Conference play Thursday night with the opener of a three-game series against UC Davis (10-12, 0-0 Big West) in Baggett Stadium (1,734).
March 26, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host Pepperdine in Final Big West Tuneup on Tuesday Night No. 21 Cal Poly (17-5, 0-0 Big West), which sprinted to 7-0 and 13-1 starts in the first four weeks of the 2013 baseball season and won a non-conference series against Central Coast rival UC Santa Barbara over the weekend, entertains defending West Coast Conference co-champion Pepperdine (13-9, 0-0 West Coast) for a single game Tuesday night.
March 26, 2013 | Baseball Pepperdine Rallies Late for 8-6 Victory Over No. 21 Cal Poly Pepperdine scored two unearned runs in the ninth inning to break a 6-6 tie and held on to beat No. 21 Cal Poly 8-6 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 25, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns Top-25 Ranking in all Five Major Polls The Cal Poly baseball team, ranked in three major college baseball polls over the last four weeks, is now in the top 25 in all five major polls.
March 24, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches UC Santa Barbara Series With 10-4 Victory Freshman designated hitter Brian Mundell drove in three runs with three hits, including a two-run home run, as No. 20 Cal Poly clinched its three-game non-conference baseball series against UC Santa Barbara with a 10-4 victory Sunday afternoon before 1,350 in Baggett Stadium.
March 23, 2013 | Baseball UC Santa Barbara Evens Series Against Cal Poly With 7-3 Victory Home runs by Steven Fisher, Marc Venning and Brandon Trinkwon lifted UC Santa Barbara to a 7-3 victory over No. 20 Cal Poly in the second game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Saturday at Caesar Uyesaka Stadium.
March 22, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Blanks UC Santa Barbara 7-0 in Non-Conference Series Opener Sophomore right fielder Nick Torres produced his first four-hit game as a Mustang, including a two-run home run, freshman Brian Mundell also hit a two-run homer and senior right-hander Joey Wagman and two relievers combined on a two-hit shutout as No. 20 Cal Poly blanked UC Santa Barbara 7-0 in the opening game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night before 1,270 in Baggett Stadium.
March 21, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly, UC Santa Barbara to Play Non-Conference Weekend Series No. 20 Cal Poly (15-4, 0-0 Big West), which sprinted to 7-0 and 13-1 starts in the first four weeks of the 2013 baseball season before losing two of three games against then-No. 17 Notre Dame, faces Central Coast rival UC Santa Barbara (11-8, 0-0 Big West) for a three-game non-conference series this weekend. Games on Friday and Sunday will be played at Baggett Stadium while the Saturday contest is set for Caesar Uyesaka Stadium.
March 18, 2013 | Baseball Mundell Named Big West Field Player of the Week Cal Poly freshman designated hitter Brian Mundell, who hit a pair of game-winning home runs, has been named Big West Conference Field Player of the Week.
March 18, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Remains No. 20 in Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Poll The Cal Poly baseball team, ranked No. 27 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper three weeks ago and No. 21 two weeks ago, is ranked No. 20 for the second week in a row in this week’s national Division I poll.
March 16, 2013 | Baseball Notre Dame Clinches Series Against Cal Poly With 6-5 Victory Despite a 14-hit offensive attack and three Notre Dame errors, No. 20 Cal Poly dropped a 6-5 decision to the No. 17 Irish in the finale of a three-game non-conference baseball series Saturday afternoon before 1,602 in Baggett Stadium.
March 15, 2013 | Baseball Notre Dame Evens Series Against Cal Poly With 1-0 Victory Second baseman Frank DeSico’s infield single to the left side with two outs in the ninth inning pushed across the only run of the game as No. 17 Notre Dame edged No. 20 Cal Poly 1-0 in the second game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night before 2,076 in Baggett Stadium.
March 14, 2013 | Baseball No. 20 Cal Poly to Host No. 17 Notre Dame for Thursday-Saturday Series No. 20 Cal Poly (14-2, 0-0 Big West), which has jumped to 7-0 and 13-1 starts in the first four weeks of the 2013 baseball season, entertains No. 17 Notre Dame (10-4, 0-0 Big East) for a three-game non-conference series Thursday through Saturday in Baggett Stadium (1,734).
March 14, 2013 | Baseball Mundell, Wagman Lead No. 20 Cal Poly Past Notre Dame, 6-3 Freshman designated hitter Brian Mundell shattered a 3-3 tie with a three-run home run and senior right-hander Joey Wagman tossed a seven-hitter for his second career complete game as No. 20 Cal Poly defeated No. 17 Notre Dame 6-3 in the opener of a three-game non-conference baseball series Thursday night before 1,351 in Baggett Stadium.
March 12, 2013 | Baseball No. 20 Cal Poly Rallies to Beat San Jose State, 6-5, in 10 Innings Freshman designated hitter Brian Mundell homered to left field in the 10th inning, lifting No. 20 Cal Poly, which at one time trailed 5-1, to a 6-5 victory over San Jose State in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 11, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball to Host San Jose State for Single Game Tuesday Night No. 20 Cal Poly (13-2, 0-0 Big West), which has jumped to 7-0 and 13-1 starts in the first four weeks of the 2013 baseball season, entertains San Jose State (4-11, 0-0 WAC) for a single non-conference game Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium (1,734). First pitch is set for 6 p.m.
March 11, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Inches to No. 20 in Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Poll The Cal Poly baseball team, ranked No. 27 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper two weeks ago and No. 21 last week, inched upward one more spot to No. 20 in this week’s national Division I poll.
March 9, 2013 | Baseball No. 21 Cal Poly Falls to Kansas State in Series Finale, 10-4 Sophomore right-hander Matt Wivinis pitched a complete-game seven-hitter, throwing just 95 pitches, as Kansas State salvaged one win in its three-game series against No. 21 Cal Poly with a 10-4 decision Saturday night in Tointon Family Stadium.
March 8, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Sweeps Friday Doubleheader Against Kansas State, 13-10 and 6-2 No. 21 Cal Poly hit five home runs, three by freshman designated hitter Brian Mundell, and rode some long relief pitching from Reed Reilly and Michael Holback to a pair of victories over Kansas State in a Friday baseball doubleheader at Tointon Family Stadium.
March 8, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Beats Kansas State 13-10 in Opener of Doubleheader Freshman designated hitter Brian Mundell hit two home runs and drove in four runs while freshman left fielder John Schuknecht added a three-run home run as No. 21 Cal Poly defeated Kansas State 13-10 in the opener of a Friday doubleheader.
March 7, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Kansas State for Three-Game Weekend Series Cal Poly (11-1, 0-0 Big West), which won its first seven games for the first time in 32 years, claimed two of three games at Washington over the weekend, swept Holy Cross in a two-game midweek series and is off to its best 12-game start in the school’s 19-year Division I history, visits Kansas State (8-3, 0-0 Big 12) for a three-game non-conference series this weekend in Tointon Family Stadium (2,331).
March 6, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Completes Sweep of Midweek Series Against Holy Cross A three-run triple by senior second baseman Denver Chavez highlighted a six-run third-inning rally as No. 21 Cal Poly overcame an early 5-2 deficit and beat Holy Cross 11-6 in a non-conference baseball game Wednesday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 6, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Prospect Camp Scheduled for July 26-28 The 2013 Cal Poly Baseball Prospect Camp will be held July 26-28 at Baggett Stadium in the Cal Poly Sports Complex on campus.
March 5, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Returns Home for Pair of Baseball Games vs. Holy Cross Cal Poly (9-1, 0-0 Big West), which won its first seven games for the first time in 32 years and claimed two of three games at Washington over the weekend, hosts Holy Cross (1-6, 0-0 Patroit) for a pair of non-conference games Tuesday and Wednesday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 5, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Defeats Holy Cross 6-1 in Opener of Two-Game Midweek Series Junior center fielder David Armendariz broke out of his two-week slump with a pair of run-scoring doubles while sophomore right fielder Nick Torres continued his hot hitting with two hits and an RBI as No. 21 Cal Poly defeated Holy Cross 6-1 in the opener of a two-game midweek baseball series Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 4, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Climbs to No. 21 in Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Poll The Cal Poly baseball team, briefly ranked twice a year ago, has climbed six spots to No. 21 in this week’s Collegiate Baseball Newspaper national Division I poll.
March 4, 2013 | Baseball Torres Named Big West Field Player of the Week Cal Poly sophomore right fielder Nick Torres, who drove in seven runs against Washington for the second straight year, has been named Big West Conference Field Player of the Week.
March 3, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Washington Series With 5-1 Win, Improves to 9-1 A three-run double by Jimmy Allen in the fourth inning capped a four-run rally that lifted No. 27 Cal Poly to a 5-1 victory over Washington in the deciding game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Sunday afternoon at Husky Ballpark.
March 2, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Evens Washington Series With 5-3 Victory; Torres Homers Twice Sophomore right fielder Nick Torres hit two home runs and drove in five runs while three Cal Poly pitchers combined for 10 strikeouts and no walks as the Mustangs defeated Washington 5-3 Saturday afternoon at Husky Ballpark.
March 1, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Suffers First Loss of 2013 Season, Falling to Washington 2-1 Cal Poly's seven-game winning streak to open the 2013 baseball season has come to an end. Despite outhitting Washington 6-4, the Mustangs dropped a 2-1 decision to Washington in the opening game of a three-game non-conference series Friday night at Husky Ballpark.
February 28, 2013 | Baseball After Sweeping Seattle, No. 27 Cal Poly to Visit Washington for Series Cal Poly (7-0, 0-0 Big West), off to its best start in 32 years and winners of 14 straight games -- seven to end the 2012 season and seven more to open the 2013 campaign -- visits Washington (2-6, 0-0 Pac-12) for a three-game non-conference baseball series this weekend at Husky Ballpark (1,500).
February 24, 2013 | Baseball Unbeaten Cal Poly Completes Sweep of Seattle Series With 4-1 Victory Sophomore right-hander Bryan Granger scattered eight hits over eight-plus innings and freshman designated hitter Brian Mundell singled three times, knocking in one run, as Cal Poly completed its second series sweep of the 2013 season and remained unbeaten with a 4-1 victory over Seattle on Sunday before 1,042 in Baggett Stadium.
February 23, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Wins 1-0, Off to First 6-0 Start in 19-Year Division I History Junior third baseman Jimmy Allen singled up the middle with two outs in the seventh inning to drive in the only run of the game as Cal Poly edged Seattle 1-0 in the second game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Saturday night before 1,032 in Baggett Stadium.
February 22, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Edges Seattle 2-1, Moves to 5-0 for First Time Since 2001 Senior second baseman Denver Chavez doubled to drive in two runs and senior right-hander Joey Wagman and sophomore right-hander Reed Reilly combined on a five-hitter as Cal Poly moved to 5-0 for the first time in 12 years with a 2-1 victory over Seattle on Friday.
February 21, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly to Open 2013 Home Schedule This Weekend by Hosting Seattle Cal Poly (4-0, 0-0 Big West), which opened the 2013 season much the same way it ended the 2012 campaign, adding to its season-ending seven-game winning streak with four more victories over the weekend in the Bay Area, opens the home portion of its 2013 baseball schedule this weekend, hosting Seattle (1-3, 0-0 Western Athletic) for a three-game non-conference series.
February 18, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Completes Four-Game Bay Area Sweep, Defeating Santa Clara 5-4 Cal Poly erased a 3-1 deficit with two runs in both the sixth and seventh innings and Reed Reilly pitched two scoreless innings in relief for his second save as Cal Poly completed a four-game Bay Area sweep with a 5-4 victory over Santa Clara on Monday afternoon in Stephen Schott Stadium.
February 17, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Completes Series Sweep With 10-5 Win Over San Francisco Junior catcher Chris Hoo belted a grand slam to cap a seven-run sixth-inning rally as Cal Poly completed a sweep of its season-opening three-game non-conference series at San Francisco with a 10-5 triumph Sunday at Benedetti Diamond.
February 16, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Edges San Francisco 1-0 in Second Game of 2013 Season Cal Poly parlayed two hits and a walk into a run in the ninth inning and held on for a 1-0 victory over San Francisco in the second game of a three-game season-opening non-conference baseball series Saturday afternoon at Benedetti Diamond.
February 15, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Pitchers Combine for 14 Strikeouts in Season-Opening Win Over USF Pitchers Joey Wagman and Reed Reilly combined for 14 strikeouts and catcher Chris Hoo smashed a three-run double to deep center field as Cal Poly opened its 2013 baseball season with a 5-3 victory over the University of San Francisco on Friday at Benedetti Diamond.
February 14, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly to Open 2013 Baseball Season With Four Games in Bay Area Cal Poly, which finished 36-20 a year ago, winning its final seven games, nine of 10 and 14 of 17, hopes to continue the momentum nearly nine months later as the Mustangs open the 2013 baseball campaign this weekend with a three-game non-conference series at San Francisco.
February 9, 2013 | Baseball Former Mustangs Pezet and Canepa Seek Investors on Shark Tank Former Cal Poly baseball players Matt Canepa and Pat Pezet successfully earned a $75,000 investment on the ABC reality show Shark Tank which aired Friday night.
February 9, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Defeats Alumni 15-3 in Annual Baseball Exhibition Game Tim Wise tripled home two runs and Michael Hoo added a two-run double as the 2013 Cal Poly baseball team defeated the Alumni 15-3 in the annual Cal Poly Baseball Alumni Game on Saturday at Baggett Stadium.
February 8, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Alumni Game Set for Saturday Current Major Leaguers Bud Norris and Logan Schafer are expected to compete or attend the 2013 Cal Poly Alumni Game on Saturday at 1 p.m. in Baggett Stadium.
February 1, 2013 | Baseball Triple Crown Winner Adam Buschini Signs With San Diego Padres Former Cal Poly baseball standout Adam Buschini has been rewarded for earning the Australian Baseball League's Triple Crown, signing a contract with the San Diego Padres on Friday.
January 31, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Picked to Finish Fourth in Big West Preseason Baseball Poll Cal Poly, second-place finisher in the Big West Conference a year ago, one game behind champion Cal State Fullerton, has been selected by the 10 conference head coaches to finish fourth in 2013.
January 22, 2013 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Practice Friday in Preparation for 2013 Season The Cal Poly baseball team officially begins preparations for the 2013 season Friday afternoon at Baggett Stadium. The Mustangs will spend the next three weeks getting ready for the opener Feb. 15 at the University of San Francisco.
January 18, 2013 | Baseball Allen, Five Other Mustangs Honored by College Sports Madness Junior third baseman Jimmy Allen has been selected by College Sports Madness as the Big West Conference’s preseason field player of the year. Five other Mustang baseball players were placed on College Sports Madness’ preseason All-Big West first or second teams.
January 18, 2013 | Baseball Van Ostrand on Team Canada Roster for World Baseball Classic Former Cal Poly outfielder Jimmy Van Ostrand has been placed on the provisional roster of Team Canada for the 2013 World Baseball Classic.
January 9, 2013 | Baseball Buschini, Three Other Mustangs, Playing in Australian Baseball League Adam Buschini, one of four former Cal Poly baseball players competing in the Australian Baseball League this season, earned ABL Player of the Week honors after hitting .471 in a four-game weekend series.
December 13, 2012 | Baseball Correia Signs Two-Year $10 Million Deal with Minnesota Twins Former Cal Poly pitching standout Kevin Correia has signed a two-year contract with the Minnesota Twins worth a reported $10 million.
December 10, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Team Has a New Hitting Facility Cal Poly has a new 6,000-square-foot all-weather baseball hitting facility.
December 5, 2012 | Baseball Home Games Against Notre Dame, Seattle Highlight 2013 Schedule Home series against Notre Dame and Seattle plus non-conference road trips to Washington and Kansas State highlight the 2013 Cal Poly baseball schedule announced Wednesday by Mustang director of athletics Don Oberhelman and head coach Larry Lee.
November 27, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Signs Seven Baseball Players to National Letter of Intent Seven high school players have signed national letters of intent to continue their baseball careers at Cal Poly. The group includes five pitchers and a pair of infielders.
September 5, 2012 | Baseball Former Mustang Outfielder Logan Schafer Called Up by Brewers Former Cal Poly outfielder Logan Schafer is one of four players involved in a September callup by the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday morning.
August 29, 2012 | Baseball Former Mustang Thomas Eager Named Pitching Coach at Cal Poly Thomas Eager, a pitcher at Cal Poly in 2006 and 2007 who also pitched four seasons in the minor leagues with the St. Louis Cardinals organization, is Cal Poly's new pitching coach.
August 20, 2012 | Baseball Drobny Sparks Wenatchee to West Coast League Championship Cal Poly sophomore-to-be utility player Ryan Drobny went 9-for-23 (.391) in the playoffs to spark the Wenatchee AppleSox to the West Coast Collegiate Baseball League championship.
August 15, 2012 | Baseball Four Mustangs to Compete in WCCBL Championship Series Four Cal Poly baseball players will compete in the West Coast Collegiate Baseball League's championship series starting Wednesday night at Oregon State.
August 5, 2012 | Baseball Torres Puts Together Eight-Game Hitting Streak for Corvallis Knights Cal Poly sophomore-to-be outfielder Nick Torres produced an eight-game hitting streak over the last two weeks playing for the Corvallis Knights in the West Coast Collegiate Baseball League.
July 24, 2012 | Baseball Armendariz One of Three Mustangs in Northwoods League This Summer Cal Poly outfielder David Armendariz, one of three Mustangs playing summer ball in the Northwoods League, has raised his batting average to .301 for the Green Bay Bullfrogs.
July 10, 2012 | Baseball Mustangs Making Their Mark in Summer Baseball League Play Cal Poly infielder Ryan Drobny is hitting well over the .300 mark while catcher Chris Hoo has elevated his batting average 40 points over the last two weeks of summer baseball league play.
June 29, 2012 | Baseball Haniger Earns ABCA All-American, All-West Region Honors The fifth and final All-American honor has been bestowed upon former Cal Poly outfielder Mitch Haniger. The current member of the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers earned All-West Region and All-American first-team honors from the American Baseball Coaches Association on Friday.
June 27, 2012 | Baseball Haniger Earns All-American Honor from Perfect Game Former Cal Poly outfielder Mitch Haniger has earned his fourth All-American honor, landing on the Perfect Game All-American second team.
June 26, 2012 | Baseball Follow the Mustangs in Summer Baseball Leagues Cal Poly infielder Denver Chavez and pitchers Bryan Granger and Braden Young are off to strong starts in summer baseball league play.
June 25, 2012 | Baseball Follow All Former Mustangs in Minor and Independent Leagues Former Cal Poly relief pitcher Evan Reed has been elevated to the Triple-A New Orleans Zephyrs and earned a victory in his first appearance on the mound Saturday night. Prior to his promotion, Reed pitched in the Southern League All-Star Game in Kodak, Tenn.
June 22, 2012 | Baseball Haniger Earns All-American Honor from Baseball America Cal Poly junior center fielder Mitch Haniger, the second-highest Mustang ever drafted by Major League Baseball, earned second-team All-America Honors from Baseball America on Friday.
June 20, 2012 | Baseball Ozzie Smith to Address Sports Information Directors at Convention Former Cal Poly baseball standout Ozzie Smith, considered by many to be the greatest defensive shortstop in the history of Major League Baseball and a member of the Baseball Hall of Fame, will be the guest speaker at the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Convention on Tuesday, June 26.
June 17, 2012 | Baseball Haniger Among Four Mustang Baseball Players Signing Pro Contracts Cal Poly junior center fielder Mitch Haniger, the second-highest Mustang ever drafted by Major League Baseball, signed his first professional contract Friday.
June 7, 2012 | Baseball Grim Drafted in 17th Round by Orioles; Anderson Signs With Blue Jays Cal Poly junior right-handed pitcher Nick Grim was drafted for the second time in as many years Wednesday, selected in the 17th round by the Baltimore Orioles. Immediately after the draft concluded Wednesday afternoon, Mustang senior southpaw Kyle Anderson signed a free agent contract with the Toronto Blue Jays.
June 7, 2012 | Baseball Relief Pitcher Reed Reilly Earns Freshman All-America Honor Cal Poly redshirt freshman relief pitcher Reed Reilly has been named to Collegiate Baseball newspaper’s freshman All-America team.
June 6, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Shortstop Mike Miller Drafted in Ninth Round by Red Sox Cal Poly senior shortstop Mike Miller was selected in the ninth round of the 2012 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft on Tuesday by the Boston Red Sox.
June 5, 2012 | Baseball Outfielder Mitch Haniger Second-Highest Draft Pick in Mustang History Cal Poly junior center fielder Mitch Haniger is the second-highest Mustang ever drafted by Major League Baseball. Haniger was the 38th overall pick in the 2012 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft on Monday, chosen in the Compensation A round by the Milwaukee Brewers.
June 4, 2012 | Baseball Haniger, Wagman Earn Top Mustang Baseball Awards Cal Poly outfielder Mitch Haniger earned the Cal Poly baseball team's Ozzie Smith Most Valuable Player award for 2012 while right-hander Joey Wagman has been named winner of the Mike Krukow Outstanding Pitcher award. Both are juniors. Mustang 10th-year head baseball coach Larry Lee announced the team award winners Monday.
June 1, 2012 | Baseball Haniger Earns All-America Honor From College Sports Madness Cal Poly junior outfielder Mitch Haniger has landed a second All-American honor, this time from College Sports Madness. Honored by Collegiate Baseball newspaper on Thursday, Haniger earned a spot on College Sports Madness' third team.
May 31, 2012 | Baseball Outfielder Mitch Haniger Earns Louisville Slugger All-America Honors Cal Poly’s first baseball All-American in five years is junior outfielder Mitch Haniger. Earlier this week the Archbishop Mitty High School graduate became the third Mustang to earn Big West Conference Player of the Year honors. Haniger is a second-team Louisville Slugger NCAA Division I All-America selection by Collegiate Baseball newspaper.
May 30, 2012 | Baseball Despite No Postseason, Plenty of Positives to 2012 Baseball Season A three-week stretch in which Cal Poly held late leads or were tied late in five games and couldn’t hold on ultimately proved costly in the Mustangs’ bid for a second NCAA regional playoff berth. Nevertheless, there are numerous positives to glean from the Mustangs' 2012 baseball season.
May 29, 2012 | Baseball Haniger Third Mustang to Earn Big West Baseball Player of the Year Honor Cal Poly junior outfielder Mitch Haniger has become the third Mustang to earn Big West Conference Player of the Year honors. Haniger is one of seven Mustangs to earn first-team All-Big West honors.
May 28, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Not Selected for 2012 NCAA Tournament For the first time in 26 years, the Big West Conference will send just one representative to the NCAA baseball regionals. Conference champion Cal State Fullerton will make its 21st consecutive trip to a regional while Cal Poly, despite finishing alone in second place, winner of 14 of its last 17 games and the team with the most wins in the Big West during the regular season with 36, was not extended an at-large invitation.
May 28, 2012 | Baseball Outfielder David Armendariz Repeats as Big West Player of the Week For the second straight week, Cal Poly sophomore outfielder David Armendariz has been named Big West Conference Field Player of the Week.
May 27, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Completes Big West Series Sweep vs. UC Riverside With 6-0 Win The Cal Poly baseball team produced its third straight 16-hit offensive attack and rode the brilliant pitching of freshman right-hander Bryan Granger to a 6-0 shutout over UC Riverside in the final game of the 2012 regular season Sunday afternoon at the Riverside Sports Complex.
May 26, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches Big West Series Against UC Riverside With 15-9 Win Senior southpaw Kyle Anderson earned his 10th victory of the season and sophomore left fielder David Armendariz drove in three runs with a trio of doubles as Cal Poly clinched its three-game Big West Conference baseball series Saturday night at UC Riverside with a 15-9 victory.
May 25, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball to Close Out 2012 Regular Season at UC Riverside Cal Poly (33-20, 13-8 Big West), which earned its fifth series sweep of the year and has won 11 of its last 14 games to move 13 games above the .500 mark, wraps up the 2012 regular season this weekend with a three-game Big West Conference series at UC Riverside (21-28 with games Tuesday at Loyola Marymount and Wednesday at USC, 9-12 Big West) in the Riverside Sports Complex.
May 25, 2012 | Baseball Wagman Strikes Out 11 as Cal Poly Defeats UC Riverside, 11-2 Joey Wagman struck out a career-high 11 batters while Chris Hoo and Mitch Haniger smashed three-run home runs as Cal Poly opened its three-game Big West Conference baseball series at UC Riverside with an 11-2 victory Friday night in the Riverside Sports Complex.
May 22, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Shortstop Miller Remains on Brooks Wallace Award Watch List Cal Poly senior shortstop Mike Miller remains on the Brooks Wallace Shortstop of the Year Award watch list. The original quarterfinal-round list of 50 nominees was pared to 25 by the National College Baseball Hall of Fame on Tuesday.
May 21, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Outfielder David Armendariz Named Big West Player of the Week Cal Poly sophomore outfielder David Armendariz, who went 6-for-10, drove in seven runs and stole four bases in four baseball games last week, has been named Big West Conference Field Player of the Week.
May 20, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Scores Eight Late Runs for 9-8 Win Over UCSB Sophomore third baseman Jimmy Allen singled to left-center field to drive in the tying and go-ahead runs in the eighth inning as Cal Poly scored four times in each of its final two at-bats to turn a 7-1 deficit into a 9-8 victory over UC Santa Barbara on Sunday before 1,316 in Baggett Stadium.
May 19, 2012 | Baseball Three-Run Home Run by Haniger Highlights Cal Poly’s 15-5 Win Over UCSB Junior center fielder Mitch Haniger’s three-run home run highlighted an 11-run fifth-inning rally as Cal Poly erased a 5-3 deficit and beat UC Santa Barbara 15-5 in the second game of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Saturday afternoon before 1,247 in Baggett Stadium.
May 18, 2012 | Baseball Wagman Tosses Five-Hit Complete Game as Cal Poly Beats UCSB, 5-1 Junior right-hander Joey Wagman, who never pitched a complete game in high school, earned his first collegiate complete game Friday night with a five-hitter as Cal Poly defeated Central Coast rival UC Santa Barbara 5-1 in the opener of a Big West Conference baseball series Friday night before 1,226 in Baggett Stadium.
May 17, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host UCSB for Final Home Games of 2012 Baseball Season Cal Poly (30-20, 10-8 Big West), which has won at least 30 games eight times in the last 13 seasons and has clinched its 10th winning season since 2000, plays its final home games of the 2012 campaign this weekend, hosting UC Santa Barbara (24-24, 10-11 Big West) for a three-game Big West Conference series inside Baggett Stadium. First pitches are set for 6 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday.
May 15, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit CSU Bakersfield on Tuesday for Final Midweek Game Cal Poly (29-20, 10-8 Big West), which has won seven of 12 weekend series, including four sweeps, and is in fourth place in the Big West Conference standings, plays its final non-conference and midweek contest of the 2012 season Tuesday night, visiting CSU Bakersfield (20-25, Independent) for a single game at Hardt Field. First pitch is set for 6 p.m.
May 15, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Rallies to Beat CSU Bakersfield, 6-2 Jimmy Allen’s RBI triple in the fifth inning snapped a 2-2 tie and Cal Poly, which trailed 2-1, earned a 6-2 victory over CSU Bakersfield in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night at Hardt Field.
May 13, 2012 | Baseball CSU Bakersfield Salvages One Win in Baseball Series Against Cal Poly, 6-4 Junior southpaw Jeff McKenzie scattered nine hits and threw 142 pitches in his fourth complete game of the season as CSU Bakersfield defeated Cal Poly 6-4 in the final game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Sunday afternoon in Baggett Stadium.
May 12, 2012 | Baseball Allen Sparks Cal Poly to 11-4 Baseball Victory Over CSU Bakersfield Sophomore third baseman Jimmy Allen tripled, doubled and drove in three runs as Cal Poly scored 10 times in the first four innings and coasted to an 11-4 victory over CSU Bakersfield on Saturday night in Baggett Stadium.
May 11, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Scores Early For 6-1 Series-Opening Victory over CSU Bakersfield Mike Miller collected three hits, Tim Wise and Nick Torres homered and Joey Wagman allowed one unearned run in eight innings as Cal Poly opened its three-game non-conference baseball series against CSU Bakersfield with a 6-1 victory Friday night in Baggett Stadium.
May 10, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly to Host CSU Bakersfield for Three-Game Non-Conference Series Cal Poly (27-19, 10-8 Big West), which has won six of 11 weekend series, including four sweeps, and is in fourth place in the Big West Conference standings, takes a break from Big West play this weekend by hosting CSU Bakersfield (19-23, Independent) for a three-game non-conference series in Baggett Stadium. First pitches are set for 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday.
May 8, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Catcher Chris Hoo Remains on Johnny Bench Award Watch List Cal Poly sophomore catcher Chris Hoo has been placed on the final watch list for the 2012 Johnny Bench Award by the Greater Wichita Area Sports Commission.
May 6, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies From 4-0 Deficit, But Falls to UC Davis 5-4 in Series Finale First baseman Eric Johnson singled up the middle with two out in the eighth inning, snapping a 4-4 tie and lifting UC Davis to a 5-4 victory over Cal Poly in the finale of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Sunday afternoon at Dobbins Stadium.
May 5, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Evens Big West Series Against UC Davis With 12-7 Victory Mitch Haniger’s two-run seventh-inning home run tied the game at 6-6 and Cal Poly erupted for five runs in the eighth inning en route to a 12-7 victory over UC Davis in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday afternoon at Dobbins Stadium.
May 4, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Shortstop Mike Miller a Quarterfinalist for Brooks Wallace Award Cal Poly senior shortstop Mike Miller is one of 50 NCAA Division I players named quarterfinalists for the Brooks Wallace Shortstop of the Year Award released Thursday by the National College Baseball Hall of Fame.
May 4, 2012 | Baseball UC Davis Rallies for 11-Inning 5-4 Victory Over Cal Poly Third baseman Paul Politi singled to right-center field with two outs in the 11th inning, driving in the winning run from second base as UC Davis scored a walk-off 5-4 victory over Cal Poly in the opener of a Big West Conference baseball series Friday afternoon at Dobbins Stadium.
May 3, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Hits the Road for Big West Series Against UC Davis Cal Poly (26-17, 9-6 Big West), which has won six of 10 weekend series, including four sweeps, and is tied for third place in the Big West Conference standings, takes a four-game winning streak into a Big West Conference series this weekend at UC Davis (16-23, 4-8 Big West) in Dobbins Stadium. First pitches are set for 2:30 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday.
May 1, 2012 | Baseball Allen Homers in 10th Inning to Lift Cal Poly Over Pepperdine, 2-1 Sophomore third baseman Jimmy Allen drove the first pitch from Eric Karch over the left-center field wall for his third home run of the season, lifting Cal Poly to a walk-off 10-inning 2-1 victory over Pepperdine in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium.
April 30, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Wraps Up Four-Game Homestand Tuesday vs. Pepperdine Cal Poly (25-17, 9-6 Big West), which has won six of 10 weekend series, including four sweeps, and is tied for third place in the Big West Conference standings, will host the third-place team from the West Coast Conference, Pepperdine (24-16, 7-5 West Coast) for a single non-conference game Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium. First pitch is set for 6 p.m.
April 29, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Completes Sweep of Pacific Series, 6-4 One day after producing his first five-hit game as a Mustang, senior shortstop Mike Miller hit his third home run of the season, a two-run shot, to help Cal Poly defeat Pacific 6-4 on Sunday afternoon in Baggett Stadium.
April 28, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Clinches 13th Straight Series Against Pacific With 15-4 Victory Senior shortstop Mike Miller produced his first career five-hit game while junior center fielder Mitch Haniger and sophomore third baseman Jimmy Allen each drove in four runs as Cal Poly clinched its 13th straight series win against Pacific with a 15-4 Big West Conference victory Saturday night before 1,119 in Baggett Stadium.
April 27, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Four-Game Home Stand With 7-1 Win Over Pacific Tim Wise belted a three-run home run and Joey Wagman scattered five hits over eight innings as Cal Poly defeated Pacific 7-1 in the opening game of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday night before 1,019 in Baggett Stadium.
April 26, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Returns Home to Host Pacific for Big West Series Cal Poly (22-17, 6-6 Big West), which has won five of nine weekend series, including three sweeps, and is all alone in fourth place in the Big West Conference standings, returns home to host Pacific (11-28, 1-8 Big West) for a three-game Big West Conference series this weekend in Baggett Stadium. First pitches are set for 6 p.m. on Friday and Saturday nights and 1 o’clock on Sunday.
April 25, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Senior Southpaw Kyle Anderson on Pitcher of the Year Watch List Senior southpaw Kyle Anderson, who has compiled a 6-1 record and 2.47 ERA on the mound for Cal Poly this season, is one of 51 baseball players on the initial Pitcher of the Year Watch List presented by the College Baseball Hall of Fame.
April 24, 2012 | Baseball Fresno State Rallies for 3-2 Baseball Victory Over Cal Poly Fresno State snapped a 2-2 tie with a groundout in the seventh inning and held on to beat Cal Poly 3-2 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night at Pete Beiden Field.
April 23, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Fresno State for Single Baseball Game Tuesday Night Cal Poly (22-16, 6-6 Big West), which has won five of nine series, including three sweeps, and is all alone in fourth place in the Big West Conference standings, visits Central California rival Fresno State (16-20, 1-5 Western Athletic) for a single non-conference game Tuesday night at Pete Beiden Field (cap.: 3,000).
April 22, 2012 | Baseball No. 12 Cal State Fullerton Clinches Big West Series With Walk-Off Win First baseman Carlos Lopez doubled to the gap in left-center field to drive in the winning run as No. 12 Cal State Fullerton scored a walk-off 10-inning 5-4 victory over Cal Poly in the finale of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Sunday afternoon at Goodwin Field.
April 21, 2012 | Baseball Three Homers Power Cal Poly Past No. 12 Cal State Fullerton, 8-6 Cal Poly hit three home runs to account for all of its runs and evened its Big West Conference baseball series against No. 12 Cal State Fullerton at a game apiece with an 8-6 victory Saturday night at Goodwin Field.
April 20, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly to Visit Cal State Fullerton for Weekend Big West Baseball Series Cal Poly (21-14, 5-4 Big West), which has won five of eight series and is all alone in third place in the Big West Conference standings, visits Big West co-leader Cal State Fullerton (24-12, 7-2 Big West) for a three-game series this weekend at Goodwin Field (cap.: 3,500). First pitches are set for 7 p.m. Friday, 6 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday.
April 20, 2012 | Baseball Cal State Fullerton Defeats Cal Poly 6-1 in Big West Series Opener Cal State Fullerton erupted for four runs in the sixth inning to break open a 2-0 contest and defeated Cal Poly 6-1 in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday night at Goodwin Field.
April 17, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball to Host Fresno State Tonight; Traffic Advisory Issued Cal Poly (21-13, 5-4 Big West), which has won five of eight series and is all alone in third place in the Big West Conference standings, takes a break from Big West play tonight by hosting Fresno State (15-19, 1-5 Western Athletic) in Baggett Stadium (cap.: 1,734).
April 17, 2012 | Baseball Fresno State Scores Four in Ninth for 5-3 Baseball Victory over Cal Poly Fresno State rallied for four runs in the ninth inning to turn a 3-1 deficit into a 5-3 victory over Cal Poly in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium.
April 16, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly’s Mitch Haniger Named Big West Player of the Week Cal Poly junior center fielder Mitch Haniger, who collected 10 hits in four baseball games last week, has been named Big West Conference Field Player of the Week.
April 15, 2012 | Baseball Cal State Northridge Clinches Series Against Cal Poly With 6-3 Victory Cal Poly stranded 15 runners on the basepaths and Cal State Northridge erased an early 2-0 deficit for a 6-3 victory in the final game of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Sunday afternoon at Matador Field.
April 14, 2012 | Baseball Cal State Northridge Edges Cal Poly in 11 Innings, 6-5 Ryan Raslowski’s bouncing single over the head of third baseman Jimmy Allen knocked in the winning run from third base with two outs in the 11th inning, lifting Cal State Northridge to a 6-5 victory over Cal Poly in the opening game of a Big West Conference baseball doubleheader Saturday afternoon at Matador Field.
April 14, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly, Cal State Northridge Split Big West Doubleheader Senior southpaw Kyle Anderson allowed one run and six hits over seven innings and Cal Poly scored five times in the fourth through seventh innings en route to a 6-1 victory over Cal State Northridge in the nightcap of a Big West Conference baseball doubleheader Saturday afternoon at Matador Field.
April 13, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Hits the Road for Big West Series at Cal State Northridge Cal Poly (20-11, 4-2 Big West), which has won five of seven series, including three sweeps, and is ranked No. 27 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper this week, continues a stretch of eight of nine games on the road this weekend with a three-game Big West Conference series against Cal State Northridge (14-18, 2-4 Big West) at Matador Field.
April 13, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Game at Cal State Northridge Postponed Due to Rain Cal Poly’s Big West Conference baseball game Friday at Cal State Northridge has been postponed due to rain. The two teams will play a doubleheader at noon on Saturday at Matador Field.
April 10, 2012 | Baseball UCSB Overcomes 2-0 Deficit, Then Hangs On to Beat Cal Poly 6-5 UC Santa Barbara overcame a 2-0 deficit with six runs in the middle innings and held on to beat Cal Poly 6-5 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday afternoon at Caesar Uyesaka Stadium.
April 9, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Hits the Road for Eight of Next Nine Games Cal Poly (20-10, 4-2 Big West), off to its best start in three years following five series wins and a 2-2 mark in the Aztec Invitational, plays eight of its next nine games on the road, starting with a non-conference matchup Tuesday afternoon against Big West Conference rival UC Santa Barbara (16-14, 4-2 Big West) in Caesar Uyesaka Stadium (cap.: 1,000). First pitch is set for 2 p.m.
April 8, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly’s Joey Wagman Named Big West Pitcher of the Week Junior right-hander Joey Wagman, who picked up his fifth win of the season Thursday night, has been selected as the Big West Conference’s Pitcher of the Week.
April 7, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Completes UC Irvine Series Sweep With 8-1 Victory Sophomore left fielder David Armendariz produced his first career four-hit game and junior right-hander Kyle Brueggemann scattered five hits over 7 1/3 innings as Cal Poly completed a three-game Big West Conference series sweep with an 8-1 victory over UC Irvine on Saturday before 1,141 in Baggett Stadium.
April 6, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Clinches UC Irvine Series With 3-2 Victory Senior shortstop Mike Miller and sophomore designated hitter Tim Wise drove in the go-ahead runs with RBI singles in the sixth inning and senior southpaw Kyle Anderson scattered four hits over six innings as Cal Poly defeated UC Irvine 3-2 in a Big West Conference baseball game Friday night in Baggett Stadium.
April 5, 2012 | Baseball Pluschkell, Wagman Lead Cal Poly Baseball to 6-0 Victory over UC Irvine Redshirt freshman first baseman Tommy Pluschkell doubled to drive in the first two runs of the game and junior right-hander Joey Wagman scattered seven hits over eight scoreless innings as Cal Poly blanked UC Irvine 6-0 in the opener of a Big West Conference baseball series Thursday night in Baggett Stadium.
April 4, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Concludes 11-Game Baseball Homestand Against UC Irvine Cal Poly (17-10, 1-2 Big West), off to its best start in three years following four series wins and a 2-2 mark in the Aztec Invitational, concludes an 11-game homestand this weekend with a three-game Big West Conference series against UC Irvine (17-9, 3-0 Big West) in Baggett Stadium (cap.: 1,734).
April 1, 2012 | Baseball Stuart Pitches One-Hit Shutout in 4-0 Long Beach State Baseball Victory Senior right-hander Shawn Stuart pitched a one-hit shutout as Long Beach State clinched its Big West Conference baseball series against Cal Poly with a 4-0 victory Sunday afternoon before 1,336 in Baggett Stadium.
March 31, 2012 | Baseball RBI Single by Allen Lifts Cal Poly Baseball Over Long Beach State, 6-4 Jimmy Allen’s run-scoring single in the eighth inning snapped a 4-4 tie and lifted the Cal Poly baseball team to a 6-4 victory over Long Beach State on Saturday night in Baggett Stadium. The decision evened the three-game series at a game apiece. Rubber match is set for Sunday at 1 o'clock.
March 30, 2012 | Baseball Long Beach State Earns 4-3 Win Over Cal Poly in Big West Baseball Opener Long Beach State scored three unearned runs in the seventh inning for a 4-0 lead and held on to defeat Cal Poly 4-3 in a Big West Conference baseball opener for both schools Friday night before 1,038 in Baggett Stadium.
March 29, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Opens Big West Schedule at Home Against Long Beach State Cal Poly (16-8, 0-0 Big West), off to its best start in three years following four series wins and a 2-2 mark in the Aztec Invitational, continues an 11-game homestand this weekend and opens Big West Conference play with a three-game series against Long Beach State (8-15, 0-0 Big West) in Baggett Stadium. Coach Larry Lee’s Mustangs will play the 49ers on Friday and Saturday nights at 6 o’clock and Sunday at 1 p.m.
March 26, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Shortstop Mike Miller Named Big West Player of the Week Cal Poly senior shortstop Mike Miller, who collected 11 hits in six baseball games last week, has been named Big West Conference Field Player of the Week.
March 24, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Sweeps San Diego State Doubleheader, Wins Series 3-1 Junior right-hander Kyle Brueggemann pitched eight scoreless innings, allowing just two hits and striking out nine, as Cal Poly completed a doubleheader sweep against San Diego State on Saturday afternoon with a 7-0 victory in Baggett Stadium. Senior southpaw Kyle Anderson scattered 10 hits in his second complete game of the season and freshman right fielder Nick Torres produced three hits as Cal Poly defeated San Diego State 7-4 in the opening game of the twinbill.
March 24, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Defeats San Diego State in First Game of Twinbill, 7-4 Senior southpaw Kyle Anderson scattered 10 hits in his second complete game of the season and freshman right fielder Nick Torres produced three hits as Cal Poly defeated San Diergo State 7-4 in the opening game of Saturday's baseball doubleheader in Baggett Stadium.
March 23, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Continues 11-Game Homestand With San Diego State Cal Poly (13-7, 0-0 Big West), off to its best start in three years following three series wins and a 2-2 mark in the Aztec Invitational, continues an 11-game homestand this weekend with a four-game series against San Diego State (9-12, 0-3 Mountain West) in Baggett Stadium (cap.: 1,734).
March 23, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Series Schedule Against San Diego State Revised Due to impending weather, the schedule for Cal Poly's four-game baseball series against San Diego State this weekend has been adjusted.
March 23, 2012 | Baseball Wilson Powers San Diego State Past Cal Poly 10-4 in Series Opener Catcher Chris Wilson belted a pair of three-run home runs as San Diego State, which let a 4-0 lead slip away, rallied again in the final three frames to defeat Cal Poly 10-4 in the opener of a doubleheader and of the four-game series Friday afternoon in Baggett Stadium.
March 23, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Rallies for Split of Friday Twinbill vs. San Diego State Held to just one run and three hits in the first eight innings, Cal Poly erupted for five runs on four hits, two walks and a wild pitch in the ninth inning to turn a 5-1 deficit into a 6-5 victory over San Diego State in the second game of a doubleheader Friday night in Baggett Stadium.
March 21, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Rallies to Beat Dartmouth, 9-8 After giving up four runs in the top of the sixth inning and trailing 8-2, Cal Poly tallied six runs in the bottom of the frame to tie the contest and David Armendariz singled to drive in the go-ahead run in the seventh as the Mustangs rallied to beat Dartmouth 9-8 in a non-conference baseball game Wednesday afternoon in Baggett Stadium.
March 20, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly (12-7) to Host Dartmouth (2-6) in Matinee Affair Wednesday Cal Poly (12-7, 0-0 Big West), which dropped a weekend series for the first time this season when the Mustangs lost two of three games at Minnesota, opens an 11-game homestand Wednesday with a single non-conference game against Dartmouth (2-6, 0-0 Ivy). First pitch is set for 1 p.m. inside Baggett Stadium.
March 19, 2012 | Baseball Walk-Off Win by Minnesota Clinches Baseball Series Against Cal Poly, 4-3 Andy Henkemeyer singled up the middle with two outs in the ninth inning to drive in the winning run as Minnesota defeated Cal Poly 4-3 in the final game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Monday afternoon at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome.
March 18, 2012 | Baseball Minnesota Evens Baseball Series Against Cal Poly With 4-1 Victory Minnesota outhit Cal Poly for the second straight game and evened the three-game non-conference baseball series at a game apiece with a 4-1 victory Sunday afternoon inside the Hubert H, Humphrey Metrodome.
March 17, 2012 | Baseball Home Run by Haniger Powers Cal Poly Baseball Past Minnesota, 4-3 Junior center fielder Mitch Haniger blasted a three-run home run and junior right-hander Joey Wagman scattered 11 hits over six innings for his fourth win as Cal Poly rallied to defeat Minnesota 4-3 in the opener of a three-game non-conference baseball series Saturday night in the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome.
March 16, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball to Visit Minnesota for Three-Game Weekend Series Cal Poly (11-5, 0-0 Big West), off to its best start in three years following three series wins and a 2-2 mark in the Aztec Invitational, visits Minnesota (7-10, 0-0 Big 10) for a three-game weekend series in the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome (cap.: 63,699). The Mustangs swept a Big 12 opponent (Oklahoma State) in February, won a series against a Pac-12 foe (Washington) last weekend and take on their only Big 10 opponent on the 2012 schedule this weekend.
March 12, 2012 | Baseball Freshman Right Fielder Nick Torres Named Big West Player of the Week True freshman right fielder Nick Torres, who hit .500 in four games last week with his first two collegiate home runs, has been named Big West Conference player of the week.
March 11, 2012 | Baseball Washington Salvages Win in Baseball Series Against Cal Poly, 10-5 Washington parlayed six doubles, a triple and a home run into a 10-5 victory over Cal Poly in the final game of a three-game non-conference baseball series Sunday afternoon in Baggett Stadium.
March 10, 2012 | Baseball Shutout by Anderson Powers Cal Poly Baseball Past Washington, 2-0 Senior southpaw Kyle Anderson pitched Cal Poly’s first complete game shutout in five years with a career-high 11 strikeouts as the Mustangs blanked Washington 2-0 to clinch a three-game non-conference baseball series Saturday night before 1,027 in Baggett Stadium.
March 9, 2012 | Baseball Wagman, Torres Lead Cal Poly Past Washington, 6-3 Freshman right fielder Nick Torres drove in five runs with three hits and a groundout while junior right-hander Joey Wagman scattered five hits over eight innings as Cal Poly defeated Washington 6-3 in the opener of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night before 1,019 in Baggett Stadium.
March 8, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball to Host Washington for Three-Game Weekend Series Cal Poly (9-4, 0-0 Big West), off to its best start in three years and back in the national polls last week for the first time since the 2009 season, will host Washington (9-3, 0-0 Pac-12) for a three-game weekend series in Baggett Stadium (cap.: 1,734) . The Huskies are the only team Cal Poly will face from the Pac-12 this season.
March 7, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Catcher Chris Hoo Placed on Johnny Bench Award Watch List Cal Poly sophomore catcher Chris Hoo has been placed on the 2012 Johnny Bench Award Watch List by the Greater Wichita Area Sports Commission. The award, presented by BaseballSavings.com, is given annually to the top NCAA Division I catcher.
March 6, 2012 | Baseball Santa Clara Rallies for 11-6 Baseball Victory Over Cal Poly Santa Clara rallied from a 6-1 deficit with two big rallies to beat Cal Poly 11-6 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night at Stephen Schott Stadium.
March 5, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball to visit Santa Clara for Midweek Matchup Tuesday Night Cal Poly (9-3, 0-0 Big West), off to its best start in three years and back in the national polls last week for the first time since the 2009 season, has a return engagement against Santa Clara (9-3, 0-0 West Coast) on Tuesday night.
March 4, 2012 | Baseball No. 22 Cal Poly Baseball Hangs On to Beat San Francisco, 11-9 No. 22 Cal Poly opened up a 10-1 lead in the first three innings Sunday, then held on to defeat San Francisco 11-9 on the final day of play in the Aztec Invitational hosted by San Diego State at Tony Gwynn Stadium.
March 3, 2012 | Baseball No. 22 Cal Poly Baseball Snaps Two-Game Losing Streak with 6-2 Victory Freshman right fielder Nick Torres had three hits and two RBI, junior right fielder Mitch Haniger belted a solo home run and redshirt freshman right-hander Reed Reilly pitched 4 2/3 solid innings in relief as No. 22 Cal Poly snapped a modest two-game losing streak with a 6-2 victory over Milwaukee on Saturday afternoon.
March 2, 2012 | Baseball No. 22 Cal Poly Baseball Suffers Second Straight Loss in Aztec Invitational San Diego rallied for four runs in the sixth inning to snap a 1-1 tie and held on to beat No. 22 Cal Poly 5-4 on the second day of play in the Aztec Invitational hosted by San Diego State on Friday at Tony Gwynn Stadium.
March 1, 2012 | Baseball San Diego State Rallies to Beat No. 22 Cal Poly Baseball, 4-3 Right fielder Greg Allen singled up the middle to drive in the winning run in the ninth inning as San Diego State rallied from a 3-1 deficit in the final two frames to beat No. 22 Cal Poly 4-3 on the opening day of play in the Aztec Invitational on Thursday night at Tony Gwynn Stadium.
February 29, 2012 | Baseball No. 22 Cal Poly Baseball to Compete in Four-Day Aztec Invitational Cal Poly (7-1, 0-0 Big West), off to its best start in three years and back in the national polls for the first time in three years, will play four games Thursday through Sunday in the Aztec Invitational hosted by San Diego State inside Tony Gwynn Stadium.
February 27, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns No. 22 National Ranking by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper For the first time in three years, the Cal Poly baseball team has been ranked in the national polls. The Mustangs, off to a 7-1 start with a three-game sweep against Oklahoma State at home and a four-game sweep at Loyola Marymount, are ranked No. 22 by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper and No. 24 by Perfect Game.
February 27, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Junior Outfielder Mitch Haniger Named Big West Player of the Week Junior Mitch Haniger, the kingpin of Cal Poly's prolific offense in a four-game weekend sweep of Loyola Marymount in Los Angeles, has been named Big West Conference Player of the Week.
February 26, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Completes Four-Game Series Sweep With 9-6 Win Over LMU Senior shortstop Mike Miller led a 15-hit offensive attack as Cal Poly completed its four-game series sweep against Loyola Marymount with a 9-6 victory Sunday afternoon at George C. Page Stadium.
February 25, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Completes Doubleheader Sweep Against LMU, 6-2 Senior southpaw Kyle Anderson and freshman left-hander Matt Imhof both pitched six strong innings and junior center fielder Mitch Haniger had five hits and five RBI as Cal Poly swept a non-conference baseball doubleheader by scores of 12-5 and 6-2 against Loyola Marymount on Saturday at George C. Page Stadium.
February 25, 2012 | Baseball Anderson, Hadlock and Haniger Lead Cal Poly Over LMU 12-5 Senior southpaw Kyle Anderson pitched six strong innings while Jordan Hadlock and Mitch Haniger provided the key hits as Cal Poly defeated Loyola Marymount 12-5 in the opener of a Saturday doubleheader at George C. Page Stadium.
February 24, 2012 | Baseball Wagman, Allen Lead Cal Poly Baseball to 9-1 Victory over Loyola Marymount Junior right-hander Joey Wagman picked up his second win, allowing one run and three hits in seven innings, and Jimmy Allen belted a two-run home run as Cal Poly defeated Loyola Marymount 9-1 in the opener of a four-game non-conference baseball series Friday afternoon at George C. Page Stadium.
February 23, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Opens Nine-Game Road Trip With Four-Game Series at LMU Cal Poly (3-1, 0-0 Big West), which opened the 2012 season by sweeping a three-game series against Oklahoma State and concluded a four-game homestand by falling 5-2 to Santa Clara, hits the road for its next nine games, starting with a four-game weekend series at Loyola Marymount (2-1, 0-0 West Coast).
February 21, 2012 | Baseball Wagman Named Big West Player of the Week by College Sports Madness Junior right-hander Joey Wagman, who pitched eight scoreless innings in a season-opening 6-0 baseball victory over Oklahoma State on Friday night, has been named Big West Conference player of the week by College Sports Madness.
February 21, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Suffers First Loss of Season; Santa Clara Wins 5-2 Evan Busby’s two doubles and pair of RBIs were not enough to overcome a five-run deficit as Santa Clara improved to 4-0 and handed Cal Poly its first loss of the season with a 5-2 victory Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium.
February 20, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Hosts Santa Clara in Early Season Matchup of Unbeatens Cal Poly (3-0, 0-0 Big West) and Santa Clara (3-0, 0-0 West Coast), a pair of teams off to quick 3-0 starts in 2012, play an early season non-conference showdown of unbeaten teams Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium (cap.: 1,734).
February 19, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Completes Sweep of Oklahoma State Series With 6-0 Win Junior right-hander Kyle Brueggemann scattered six hits over 6 2/3 scoreless innings as Cal Poly shut out Oklahoma State for the second time this weekend and completed its first season-opening series sweep in six years with a 6-0 victory before 2,010 at Baggett Stadium, the largest home crowd in three years.
February 18, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Clinches Oklahoma State Series With 11-3 Victory Senior shortstop Mike Miller drove in two runs with three hits and senior southpaw Kyle Anderson allowed just one earned run in 3 2/3 innings of relief for the win as Cal Poly clinched its season-opening baseball series against Oklahoma State with an 11-3 victory Saturday night before 1,388 in Baggett Stadium.
February 17, 2012 | Baseball Wagman Pitches Cal Poly Baseball to 6-0 Season-Opening Win Over Oklahoma State Junior right-hander Joey Wagman scattered two hits over eight innings while junior center fielder Mitch Haniger produced two hits and knocked in the go-ahead run as Cal Poly opened its 2012 baseball season with a 6-0 victory over Oklahoma State on Friday night before 1,408 in Baggett Stadium.
February 16, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Opens 10th Season Under Lee With Four-Game Homestand Cal Poly (0-0, 0-0 Big West) and Oklahoma State (0-0, 0-0 Big 12), a pair of teams with youthful rosters -- 14 newcomers and four redshirts for the Mustangs and 25 players who will don Cowboy uniforms for the first time this week -- open the 2012 baseball season with a three-game series Friday through Sunday in Baggett Stadium.
February 11, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Unleashes 22-Hit Attack in 14-3 Victory Over Alumni Freshman southpaw Matt Imhof pitched five shutout innings and freshman outfielder Nick Torres drove in three runs as Cal Poly defeated its alumni 14-3 in the annual Alumni Game on Saturday at Baggett Stadium.
February 10, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Alumni Game Set for Saturday Afternoon As many as seven members of the 2011 Cal Poly baseball team are expected to compete as alumni against the 2012 Mustangs in the annual Alumni Game on Saturday at 1 p.m. in Baggett Stadium.
January 26, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly to Open Practice on Friday in Preparation for 2012 Baseball Season Cal Poly begins practice Friday afternoon for the 2012 baseball season with a roster that includes 14 newcomers, four redshirts and 16 returning letter winners. Five of the 16 veterans were position starters a year ago and only three pitched 20 or more innings in 2011.
January 25, 2012 | Baseball Cal Poly Baseball Selected to Finish Fourth in Big West Cal Poly’s baseball team, which finished third in the Big West Conference with a 15-9 record a year ago, will finish one spot lower this spring, according to a preseason poll of the conference’s nine head coaches.
January 4, 2012 | Baseball Fien Signs with Minnesota; Olson Inks With New York Mets Former Cal Poly pitcher Casey Fien, who did not pitch in the Major Leagues with the Houston Astros last season, has signed with the Minnesota Twins. In addition, southpaw Garrett Olson signed a Minor League deal with the New York Mets on Dec. 12.
December 19, 2011 | Baseball Reilly Earns Top Performer Honor from CollegeSummerBaseball.net Cal Poly redshirt freshman right-hander Reed Reilly has been named one of the top performers for the 2011 summer leagues by CollegeSummerBaseball.net.
November 20, 2011 | Baseball Black Clinches 2011 Cal Poly World Series With 5-4 Victory Over Green Evan Busby’s sacrifice fly in the bottom of the seventh inning snapped a 4-4 tie and lifted the Black team to a 5-4 victory over the Green team and the 2011 Cal Poly World Series title Saturday at Baggett Stadium.
November 18, 2011 | Baseball Black Defeats Green 6-2 in Opening Game of Cal Poly World Series Senior southpaw Kyle Anderson struck out four batters in four innings and earned game MVP honors as the Black team beat the Green team 6-2 in the opening game of the annual Cal Poly World Series on Friday afternoon in Baggett Stadium.
November 17, 2011 | Baseball Cal Poly Announces 2012 Baseball Schedule Home series against Oklahoma State, Washington, San Diego State and UC Irvine highlight the 2012 Cal Poly baseball schedule announced by Mustang director of athletics Don Oberhelman and head coach Larry Lee.
November 15, 2011 | Baseball Cal Poly Signs Five Baseball Players to National Letter of Intent Five high school players have signed national letters of intent to continue their baseball careers at Cal Poly. The announcement was made Tuesday by Mustang baseball coach Larry Lee and director of athletics Don Oberhelman. The early signing period opened Nov. 9 and ends Wednesday. The late signing period for baseball opens April 11 and ends August 1.
October 26, 2011 | Baseball Van Ostrand Leads Team Canada to Pan American Games Gold Medal With one swing of the bat, former Cal Poly standout Jimmy Van Ostrand drove in the only two runs Canada needed to beat the United States 2-1 Tuesday and win the gold medal at the Pan American Games in Lagos de Moreno, Mexico.
October 12, 2011 | Baseball Morel Figures to Learn a Lot From New White Sox Manager Robin Ventura New Chicago White Sox manager Robin Ventura’s initial pet project might to be to assist in the development of White Sox third baseman Brent Morel. Ventura was a six-time Gold Glove winner and a two-time All-Star while Morel played three seasons at Cal Poly from 2006-08.
September 13, 2011 | Baseball Outfielder David Armendariz Named MVP of Corvallis Knights Cal Poly sophomore-to-be outfielder David Armendariz has been named most valuable player of the Corvallis Knights during the 2011 summer season.
August 31, 2011 | Baseball Schafer to be Called Up by Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday Former Cal Poly outfielder Logan Schafer is one of three players who will be added to the Milwaukee Brewers' roster Thursday as part of the September callups.
August 25, 2011 | Baseball Miller Earns Summer Collegiate All-American Honors Cal Poly senior-to-be shortstop Mike Miller has been named to Perfect Game USA's Summer Collegiate All-American First Team.
August 19, 2011 | Baseball Allen, Armendariz Spark Corvallis to WCCBL Championship Jimmy Allen homered and David Armendariz had an RBI single as the Corvallis Knights completed a sweep of the West Coast Collegiate Baseball League championship series Thursday night with an 11-4 victory over the Walla Walla Sweets in Goss Stadium.
August 15, 2011 | Baseball Johnson Pitches Corvallis into WCCBL Championship Series Cal Poly sophomore-to-be right-hander Chase Johnson pitched seven shutout innings, allowing only four hits, as the Corvallis Knights blanked the Bend Elks 3-0 Sunday night to win the West Coast Collegiate Baseball League's West Division series, two games to one.
July 10, 2011 | Baseball Correia Earns Spot on National League All-Star Team Former Cal Poly pitcher Kevin Correia officially became a first-time Major League Baseball All-Star on Sunday. The Pittsburgh starter was named to the National League All-Star team Sunday, the Pirates announced.
June 22, 2011 | Baseball Cal Poly Closer Jeff Johnson Signs Contract with Cleveland Closer Jeff Johnson has signed a professional baseball contract with the Cleveland Indians. Johnson, a junior, is the sixth Mustang off the 2011 team to sign a contract. All five Mustangs who were drafted earlier this month have signed.
June 8, 2011 | Baseball Jensen, Radeke Selected on Final Day of MLB Draft Cal Poly junior infielder Matt Jensen and junior right-handed pitcher Mason Radeke were selected on the final day of the 2011 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft on Wednesday in New York City.
June 7, 2011 | Baseball Crocker, Radeke Earn Top Cal Poly Baseball Awards Cal Poly outfielder Bobby Crocker earned the Cal Poly baseball team's Ozzie Smith Most Valuable Player award for 2011 while right-hander Mason Radeke has been named winner of the Mike Krukow Outstanding Pitcher award. Both are juniors.
May 31, 2011 | Baseball Cal Poly's Radeke, Crocker Earn All-Big West First-Team Honors Junior outfielder Bobby Crocker and junior right-handed pitcher Mason Radeke have been selected to the 2011 All-Big West Conference first team.
May 31, 2011 | Baseball Cal Poly Earns 6th Winning Season in 8 Years; 3rd in Big West Cal Poly’s pitching staff compiled a 3.60 ERA, best in the school’s 17-year Division I history, and the Mustang defense missed the school mark for fewest errors in a season by just one miscue. The Mustangs won 16 of 23 games after an 11-16 start and were tied for first place 11 games into the Big West Conference schedule following two wins over eventual champion Cal State Fullerton.
May 29, 2011 | Baseball Cal State Bakersfield Earns 3-1 Win to Complete Series Sweep One week after scoring 21 runs on 22 hits in a 21-0 victory at Pacific, Cal Poly ended the 2011 baseball season collecting just five runs and 16 hits in a three-game series at Cal State Bakersfield.
May 28, 2011 | Baseball Cal State Bakersfield Clinches Cal Poly Series With 10-3 Win Cal State Bakersfield overcame a 3-1 deficit with two runs in the sixth inning, one in the seventh and six in the eighth en route to a 10-3 victory over Cal Poly in the second game of a non-conference baseball series Saturday night at Hardt Field.
May 27, 2011 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Cal State Bakersfield, 3-1, in Series Opener Cal State Bakersfield scored twice in the first inning and held on for a 3-1 victory over Cal Poly in the opener of a non-conference baseball series Friday night at Hardt Field.
May 24, 2011 | Baseball Jensen, Anderson Lead Cal Poly to 3-1 Upset of No. 20 Stanford Junior first baseman Matt Jensen drove in two runs with three hits and junior southpaw Kyle Anderson allowed one run in six innings as Cal Poly earned its first win against No. 20 Stanford in 10 years, beating the Cardinal 3-1 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night at Sunken Diamond.
May 22, 2011 | Baseball Cal Poly Explodes for 21-0 Victory Over Pacific Held to just four runs and 10 hits in the first two games of the series, Cal Poly exploded for seven runs and nine hits in the first four innings Sunday, belted four home runs in the seventh inning and coasted to a 21-0 victory over Pacific in the finale of a Big West Conference baseball series at Klein Family Field.
May 21, 2011 | Baseball Fischback Leads Cal Poly to 3-2 Victory Over Pacific Senior right-hander Steven Fischback scattered six hits over seven innings for his seventh win of the season and junior right-hander Jeff Johnson earned his fifth save with three strikeouts as Cal Poly evened its Big West Conference baseball series against Pacific with a 3-2 victory Saturday night at Klein Family Field.
May 20, 2011 | Baseball Mustangs Drop Big West Series Opener to Pacific, 6-1 Pacific scored six times in the first five innings off junior right-hander Mason Radeke and the Tigers went on to beat Cal Poly 6-1 in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday night at Klein Family Field.
May 15, 2011 | Baseball Cal Poly Finalizes UC Davis Series Sweep With 11-4 Victory Two freshmen -- catcher Chris Hoo and left fielder Jimmy Allen -- capped a four-run rally with key hits and right-hander Chase Johnson, another freshman, earned his second collegiate victory on Senior Day as Cal Poly completed its third series sweep of the season with an 11-4 victory over UC Davis on Sunday before 1,179 in Baggett Stadium.
May 14, 2011 | Baseball Click to enlarge Fischback Strikes Out 13 as Cal Poly Clinches UC Davis Series Senior right-hander Steven Fischback established a new career high with 13 strikeouts and pitched his second complete game of the season and third of his collegiate career as Cal Poly clinched its Big West Conference baseball series against UC Davis with a 4-2 victory Saturday night before 1,327 in Baggett Stadium.
May 13, 2011 | Baseball Cal Poly Defeats UC Davis 4-2 in Big West Series Opener Junior right-hander Mason Radeke earned his eighth win of the season, scattering seven hits over seven innings with six strikeouts, as Cal Poly defeated UC Davis 4-2 in the opener of a three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday night before 1,272 in Baggett Stadium.
May 10, 2011 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to Saint Mary's, 11-1 A pair of Cal Poly errors early in the contest led to three unearned runs and Saint Mary’s also took advantage of 13 walks en route to an 11-1 victory in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday afternoon at Louis Guisto Field.
May 8, 2011 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to No. 23 UC Irvine 3-2 in Big West Series Finale UC Irvine overcame a 1-0 deficit with a pair of two-out rallies for three runs and defeated Cal Poly 3-2 in the final game of a Big West Conference baseball series before a national television audience (ESPNU) Sunday afternoon at Anteater Ballpark.
May 7, 2011 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies to Defeat No. 23 UC Irvine, 7-3 For the first time this season, Cal Poly rallied from an eighth-inning deficit to win a game. Coach Larry Lee’s Mustangs parlayed a leadoff walk, five singles and a pair of safety squeeze bunts into a five-run rally and turned a 3-2 deficit into a 7-3 victory over No. 23 UC Irvine on Saturday at Anteater Ballpark.
May 6, 2011 | Baseball Cal Poly Falls to No. 23 UC Irvine in Series Opener, 6-2 Triples by Brian Hernandez and Christian Ramirez in a four-run seventh-inning rally broke open the game as No. 23 UC Irvine defeated Cal Poly 6-2 in a Big West Conference baseball game Friday night at Anteater Ballpark.
May 3, 2011 | Baseball Cal Poly Rallies From Early Deficit to Beat Saint Mary's, 5-4 Sophomore center fielder Mitch Haniger produced his first three-hit game of the season and drove in the tying and go-ahead runs in the sixth inning while sophomore right-hander Joey Wagman pitched 3 2/3 scoreless innings in relief for the win as Cal Poly rallied to beat Saint Mary’s 5-4 in a non-conference baseball game Tuesday night in Baggett Stadium.
May 1, 2011 | Baseball Click to enlarge Cal Poly Falls to Long Beach State 5-2 in Series Finale Starter Ryan Strufing and two relievers combined to allow no earned runs as Long Beach State won its Big West Conference baseball series against Cal Poly with a 5-2 victory Sunday afternoon at Blair Field.
April 30, 2011 | Baseball Long Beach State Rallies to Even Big West Series, 4-3 Right fielder Juan Avila’s RBI single in the bottom of the eighth inning snapped a 3-3 tie, gave Long Beach State the lead for the first time and the 49ers held on to beat Cal Poly 4-3 in a Big West Conference baseball game Saturday night at Blair Field.