The University of Louisville baseball team committed four errors and left 11 runners on base, dropping a 4-2 decision to Kentucky before 2,597 fans at Jim Patterson Stadium on Tuesday. The Cardinals are now 27-9 on the season.
On June 27, 2006, Dan McDonnell was named the 18th head coach of the University of Louisville baseball team. And on June 15, 2007, McDonnell and the Cardinals took the field at Omaha for game one of the 2007 College World Series.
Not bad for 353 days on the job.
Last season, McDonnell’s team would win 51 games, the most ever in a single season, and UofL would return to Omaha for...
Here are a few notebook items surrounding the University of Louisville baseball program in Cardinal Authority’s weekly notebook. The Cardinals have five games this week at Jim Patterson Stadium.
Junior righty Jared Ruxer pitched seven dominant innings while the offense erupted for a five-run second inning to lead the 10th-ranked Louisville baseball team to a 9-0 series-clinching win over Miami (Ohio) on Sunday afternoon at Jim Patterson Stadium.
The University of Louisville baseball team opened weekend play with a 6-2 victory over Toledo at Jim Patterson Stadium
The University of Louisville baseball team is 6-2 heading into the third weekend of the season. The Cardinals will play three games this weekend at Jim Patterson Stadium. Here are a few notes from around the U of L baseball program.
Sophomore righthander Kyle Funkhouser struck out a career-best 10 in seven shutout innings to lead the No. 7 Louisville baseball team to an 8-0 series-clinching victory over Western Michigan on Saturday afternoon at Jim Patterson Stadium.
Seven players had multi-hit outings as the Cardinals established a new Jim Patterson Stadium record with 22 hits in Louisville's 21-8 win over Western Michigan on Friday.
Starting pitcher Joe Filomeno gets some encouragement from pitching coach Roger Williams after yielding six runs on five hits and six walks in three innings. The win would go Jonah Philley, a sophomore reliever, who succeeded Filomeno.
Ever wonder about what’s people wearing T-shirts during cold weather are thinking?
The sun was bright but it was anything but a good day for baseball...
Just when one concludes that the University of Louisville baseball facility is among the best, the school makes it even better.
Jim Patterson Stadium has a brand new playing field. Well, not really. New turf has been installed since the end of the regular season and the Cardinals second trip to the College World Series in the past six years.
The first impression is striking, mesmerizing...
Louisville Athletics has had one heck of a year – the Cardinals football team won the Sugar Bowl, the women’s basketball team reached the NCAA Championship Game, the baseball team reached the College World Series, and, of course, the men’s basketball team won the NCAA title. Behind the scenes, there has been some other exciting news as well – new FieldTurf for both the baseball...
If Chris Dominguez ever makes the roster of the San Francisco Giants, local interest in Major League Baseball will likely improve significantly.
When Mingo got drafted by the San Francisco Giants in 2008, he was among the most popular UofL baseball players ever. Good natured and affable, the 6-foot-5 right-hander was a powerful hitter, a crowd magnet at Jim Patterson Stadium.
Jim Patterson Stadium gets a glowing review in Stadium Journey, a publication and web site that rate the quality of sports stadiums across the country, after a correspondent attended a recent baseball game.
Reviewer Jordan Baer gave the stadium 4 1/2 stars on a scale of 5 despite less than ideal weather conditions. “Even though my visit was plagued with sprinkles and showers...
Dan McDonnell and the Louisville baseball team is just two wins away from punching their ticket to the College World Series in Omaha, NE. The Cardinal Nine are 49-12 on the year after advancing to the Super Region with wins over Bowling Green, Miami and Oklahoma State last weekend at Jim Patterson Stadium.
Dan McDonnell’s club has a tough ask ahead of them and will have to win...
One of the largest crowds in Jim Patterson Stadium history, some 4,374 fans, were on hand as the University of Louisville baseball team pounded Oklahoma State 12-3 in the NCAA Regional Championship game Sunday.
The radiant glow that has hovered over the University of Louisville athletic program during the 2012-13 academic year is still burning brightly, the UofL baseball team the...
Dan McDonnell and the Louisville baseball team has advanced to the Super Regional of the NCAA baseball championship after defeating Oklahoma State 12-3 on Sunday afternoon at Jim Patterson Stadium. The Cards are now 49-12 on the year.
This is the first time since 2009 the Louisville baseball program has advanced to the Super Regional. This was the first time in school history that...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Oklahoma State advanced to the NCAA Louisville Regional final Sunday with a 7-1 win over Miami, but Louisville ended the Cowboys’ season by knocking them off by a 12-3 margin at Jim Patterson Stadium. The Cowboys, who were the Louisville Regional’s third-seeded team, finished their first season under head coach Josh Holliday with a 41-19 mark.
From his view in the new hospitality room of the press box, Tom Jurich had to be elated. The University of Louisville baseball team had just scored six runs in the seventh inning and fans were dancing on the party deck.
Something special is in reach and everyone in the crowd of 3,269 people sensed it.
The UofL bats would finaly come to life after being stifled through the first...
The University of Louisville baseball team scored six runs in the bottom of the seventh inning and then survived a late scare from Miami to beat the Hurricanes 6-4 in a winners’ bracket game of the NCAA Tournament regional at Jim Patterson Stadium. The Cardinals are undefeated and will play the winner of the Miami-Oklahoma State game on Sunday at 4 p.m. in the regional final.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Oklahoma State earned its first NCAA Tournament win in four years Saturday as the third-seeded Cowboys advanced in the NCAA Louisville Regional with a 7-3 win over fourth-seeded Bowling Green in an elimination game at Jim Patterson Stadium.
It’s day two of the NCAA Baseball Tournament and the University of Louisville has a tall task at 5 o’clock in Jim Patterson Stadium. The Cardinals will host second seed Miami (Fla.) in a winners’ bracket game of the double elimination regional.
The Louisville baseball team has advanced to the winner’s bracket of the NCAA regional after defeating Bowling Green on Friday by a score of 8-3.
The Cards will face second seeded Miami today at 5 PM at Jim Patterson Stadium. The game will be televised on ESPN2. Miami defeated Oklahoma State 7-0 in the regional opener. Bowling Green and Oklahoma State will play in an elimination...
The Louisville Regional has a bit of everything. Tradition, star-power and a potential Cinderella. The four teams - Louisville, Bowling Green, Miami and Oklahoma State - practiced at Jim Patterson Stadium on Thursday and Cardinal Authority was there. Here's a preview of the top-seeded Cardinals upcoming action:
The University of Louisville baseball team will host an NCAA Regional this weekend at Jim Patterson Stadium. The Cardinals are one of just 16 teams across the country hosting a regional. Here are a few notes from the Cardinals’ program.
Within the University of Louisville Athletic Department there lies a common thread; you win and you grow. As seen with the football program (the construction of PJCS and its expansion), the men’s and women’s basketball programs (KFC Yum! Center), the baseball program (Jim Patterson expansion) and now the men’s and women’s soccer programs (brand new soccer complex under...