LATEST STORIES FROM SUMMER BALL

We've Moved!

Please read the previus two posts, but I also want to make sure you bookmark our new website. Summer Baseball Insider
Via Summer Ball
January 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Pointstreak Partners with the Sarasota Baseball Group and Andrew Hartwell (College Summer Ball) and launch the Summer Baseball Insider

January 2, 2013– FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Toronto, ON – Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc., The Sarasota Baseball Group and Andrew Hartwell, well known blogger from College Summer Ball are pleased to announce they have reached an agreement which will see the development and launch of an all-encompassing web platform dedicated to Summer Collegiate Baseball. Powered by Pointstreak’s...
Via Summer Ball
January 02, 2013  |  Discuss

It's Been A Great Run!

It has been a great run.................. I probably should have picked a better title for this post, but I'm stuck in a bit of writers block right now. It's kind of funny how I started this blog. Many of you know that I really enjoy collecting autographs of college baseball players. Back in 2007, I was researching ways to try to get college baseball players to sign...
Via Summer Ball
January 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Summer Ball Stars in the Pro's.......Mark Threlkeld

Mark Threlkeld spent three quality seasons with Louisiana Tech University. A 6-3/200 pound infielder, Mark hit a combined .319 with 28 homers and 128 runs batted. After a stellar 2010 season, he was named to the All-WAC Team. Mark spent the summer of '10 with the Duluth Huskies and he was one of the stars in the Northwoods League. He hit .281, smacked 10 homers and drove in...
Via Summer Ball
January 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Oregon Junior Closer Honored by the NCBWA

From the Corvallis Knights Former Corvallis Knights' reliever Jimmie Sherfy (pictured) of the University of Oregon has been named a first-team preseason All-American by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association. A junior from Camarillo, Calif., Sherfy played on the 2011 West Coast League championship club. He was 1-0, 1.83 in 14 games, with 23 strikeouts in...
Via Summer Ball
December 31, 2012  |  Discuss

NAVIGATORS’ NOTRE DAME CONNECTION PAYS DIVIDENDS

From Press Release When owner Pat Salvi purchased the North Shore Navigators last February, one of his hopes was to establish a relationship with the Notre Dame baseball team and secure players for his new summer collegiate team in Lynn, MA in the Futures Collegiate Baseball League (FCBL). Consider that mission accomplished as the Navigators will have four players from the Irish...
Via Summer Ball
December 31, 2012  |  Discuss

13 for ’13

From the NECBL and Don Leypoldt December 31, 2012- New England Collegiate Baseball League Commissioner Sean McGrath proudly announced the addition of three expansion teams for the NECBL’s 20th season in 2013. The NECBL Board of Directors announced new organizations to play in South Kingstown RI, Plymouth MA and in a historic move for the NECBL- Saratoga Springs, NY. Saratoga...
Via Summer Ball
December 31, 2012  |  Discuss

2012 Summer Spotlight---Sean Manaea

Sean Manaea Hyannis Harbor Hawks of the Cape Cod League Indiana State University Junior Pitcher Profile 6-5/235 pounds Bats Right Throws Left From Wanatah, IN Attended Andrean High School Summer Stats Perhaps no other player this past summer improved their draft stock as much as Sean did this past summer. And I believe that no other pitcher put up numbers like Sean...
Via Summer Ball
December 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Former Summer Ball Stars in the Pro's.......Derek Self

Derek Self was a four-year star while pitching for the Louisville Cardinals. The Kentucky native went a combined 19-5 and sported a 3.43 era in 215 plus innings for the Cardinals. The following are the major awards he picked up while in college: 2012 Third Team All-BIG EAST NCBWA Stopper of the Year Watch List 2009 Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American During the...
Via Summer Ball
December 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Walla Walla Sweets Sign Anteaters for 2013 Season

From Press Release WALLA WALLA, Wash. – Two University of California at Irvine players have signed with the Walla Walla Sweets for the 2013 season of West Coast League baseball. Kris Paulino, a member of the 2012 Sweets, will return for his second season in Walla Walla. Paulino will be joined by freshman teammate, Josh Bornstein. Kris Paulino, a fan favorite from 2012,...
Via Summer Ball
December 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Aldie Senators To Play Home Games At Champe High School

From Viva Loudoun Aldie (Dec. 29, 2012) - Beginning with the 2013 Valley Baseball League season, the Aldie Senators (formerly known as the Haymarket Senators) will play all of their home games at John Champe High School. The Aldie Senators will open their 2013 VBL season at home against the Front Royal Cardinals on May 31, 2013. The Senators previously played their home...
Via Summer Ball
December 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Former Summer Ball Stars in the Pro's...........Royce Bolinger

As a fan of all things summer league baseball, I enjoy following the career's of former summer ball players. I hope to post regularly on the career's of former summer ball players. From 2009-'12, Royce Bolinger was a star at Gonzaga University, where he hit a combined .304 and smacked 22 home runs. In 2012, he led the team with tremendous .392 batting average. In...
Via Summer Ball
December 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Four Questions With Sean McHugh

Sean McHugh is currently a junior catcher from Purdue University. He is 5-11/195 pounds and hails from Leawood, Kansas. He spent this past summer playing for the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox of the Cape Cod League. He hit .292, with 2 home runs and 8 rbi's in 27 games for the Sox. Sean recently answered four questions for us. ^^^ Summer Ball--Who was your favorite baseball...
Via Summer Ball
December 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Adamski unveils 2013 SteepleCats roster

From Press Release NORTH ADAMS, Mass. – Highlighted by the return of hard-hitting Eastern Kentucky third baseman Bryan Soloman (Toms River, N.J.), second-year manager Bryan Adamski has officially unveiled the 2013 North Adams SteepleCats roster, as announced today. After returning to the postseason for the 10th time in 11 seasons, the SteepleCats – who posted a 22-20...
Via Summer Ball
December 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Former Gull Named Preseason Pitcher of the Year

The Big East Conference recently named Jon Prosinski their Preseason Pitcher of the Year. Jon is a SR right-hander from Seton Hall University. He was also unanimously selected to the All-Big East Preseason Team. Jon spent both the summer's of '11/'12 with the Newport Gulls of the NECBL.
Via Summer Ball
December 28, 2012  |  Discuss

ROGUES SIGN 2012 WCL ALL-STAR BYLER

From Press Release MEDFORD, OR – The Medford Rogues today announced the signing of 2012 WCL All-Star third baseman Austin Byler from the University of Nevada-Reno, and first baseman/outfielder Billy Hansen from Regis (CO) University. Byler, now in his sophomore year, starred for the Klamath Falls Gems in 2012 and was named to the WCL’s West Division All-Star Team. Hansen,...
Via Summer Ball
December 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Generals Name Stephen Flora Head Coach

From Press Release The Victoria Generals announced today that Stephen Flora has been named the team’s new head baseball coach for the 2013 summer season. Flora, who is currently the assistant coach at Wharton County Junior College, will replace former General’s head coach Chris Clemons who resigned following the 2012 season to become a full-time scout for the Chicago Cubs...
Via Summer Ball
December 28, 2012  |  Discuss

League Hires Three Head Coaches

From Press Release The Lake Michigan Baseball League is pleased to announce the hiring of three head coaches for its 2013 inaugural season campaign. Greg Braun – Associate Head Baseball Coach, Joliet Junior College Dan Palvue – Assistant Baseball Coach/Recruiting Coordinator, Edgewood College Adam Myers – Assistant Baseball Coach/Head JV Coach, University...
Via Summer Ball
December 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Navs Hire Jon Cahill as Next Manager

From Press Release The North Shore Navigators have announced that Manager Richie Hebner will not return as manager for the 2013 season. Hebner has been hired by the Toronto Blue Jays to serve as the hitting coach for their Double-A affiliate, the New Hampshire Fisher Cats. The Navigators have hired Peabody native Jon Cahill to replace Hebner as the manager for the 2013 season...
Via Summer Ball
December 28, 2012  |  Discuss

NECBL will field a baseball team in Plymouth in 2013

From Wicked Local It’s not the River Eels, but high-level baseball is coming to the town Plymouth, after all. The town recently reached an agreement with the New England Collegiate Baseball League for the brand new Plymouth Pilgrims to start play in the summer of 2013 on the lighted Babe Ruth baseball diamond at Forges Field. Read the rest of this article here.
Via Summer Ball
December 28, 2012  |  Discuss

PGCBL Welcomes the Watertown Rams

From the PGCBL The Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League announced today that the Watertown Wizards have partnered with FX Cabrara Car Companies and renamed the team, the Watertown Rams. "FX Cabrara is the leading Ram distributor in the North Country, they are winners. That is the image and philosophy we want as well. We will be launching a new website, introducing...
Via Summer Ball
December 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Knights sign Portland RHP Kody Watts

From Press Release The Corvallis Knights have signed University of Portland sophomore pitcher Kody Watts for the 2013 season, general manager Bre Kerkvliet said Monday. A 6-foot-3, 185-pound right-hander from Skyview High in Vancouver, Wash., Watts was 2-3 with a 4.97 ERA in 18 games for the Pilots in 2012, with 19 strikeouts in 29 innings. ^^^ He then pitched...
Via Summer Ball
December 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Storm Sign RHP Tyler Lanham

From the South Bay Storm The South Bay Storm have signed RHP Tyler Lanham from UC Davis. Tyler has pitched for the Atwater Aviator for the last 2 seasons. In 2011 he pitched 28-1/3 innings in 10 games out of the Bullpen and ended the season with a 2.88 ERA. Tyler project to be a reliable arm out of the bullpen for the Storm
Via Summer Ball
December 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Phillies' collegiate baseball franchise relocating to Saratoga Springs

From the Saratogian SARATOGA SPRINGS — The Saratoga Phillies are back. Although the process is in its initial stages, the summer collegiate baseball franchise is relocating to Saratoga Springs and will begin NECBL (New England Collegiate Baseball League) competition this June at East Side Recreation Park. The Phillies got voted into the league Sunday, and become the...
Via Summer Ball
December 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Watertown franchise waits for deal to be finalized

From the Watertown Daily Times Watertown’s franchise in the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League has already gone through some notable changes during its offseason, including shedding its traditional nickname and purple and gold colors. The team’s name change from Wizards to Rams, confirmed on Monday, is tied to a sponsorship agreement with local car dealer FX Caprara...
Via Summer Ball
December 20, 2012  |  Discuss
SITE INFORMATION
Summer Ball
Exploring the greatness of college baseball and it's many different summer leagues
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.