Father of LSU player, LSU strength coach save Florida fan’s life at CWS

A Florida fan nearly lost his life during the sixth inning of the Gators’ College World Series Game against LSU Monday night, but fortunately two other people who were in attendance were able to save his life.And the heroes were Tigers fans.Dr. Jerry Poche, the father of LSU pitcher Jared Poche, and Jimmy Roy, whose son is LSU strength and conditioning coach Travis Roy, performed...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 27, 2017  |  Discuss

Louisville baseball pulls off elaborate Labor Day trick shot

Have you ever wondered what a human Rube Goldberg Machine looks like? Thanks to the University of Louisville baseball team, you can find out.The team was having a Labor Day pool party and pulled off a trick shot into the pool’s basketball hoop that really must be seen. We’d describe it for you, but frankly, we couldn’t do it justice. You just need to see it. Impressive, boys. Quite impressive.
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September 04, 2017  |  Discuss

Heimlich set to start Oregon St. opener with sex case behind him

Just months after he went undrafted in the MLB Draft in the wake of a report surfacing that revealed he pleaded guilty to sexually molesting a female family member, Luke Heimlich is set to start the season opener for No. 2-ranked Oregon State on Feb. 16. And now, Heimlich’s family is ready to tell their side of the story.While neither Heimlich nor his family members wanted to be...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 02, 2018  |  Discuss

College baseball team actually won a game 39-0 Friday night

Mississippi Valley State might want to give this entire baseball thing a second thought. It’s not going too swimmingly for the Delta Devils. How do we know? Well, New Mexico State defeated the school on the baseball diamond Friday night by the score of 39-0.We’re not kidding. Though, we kinda wish we were. A total of 39 runs on 30 hits with the visiting team committing four errors...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

You won’t believe why a college baseball coach was fired

There are lots of ways to find yourself in the unemployment line these days, but Texas Wesleyan baseball coach Mike Jeffcoat really raised the bar when it comes to creativity.According to Scott Gordon of NBC5 in Dallas-Fort Worth, Jeffcoat was canned “after telling a potential recruit he wasn’t welcome because he was from Colorado and probably wouldn’t pass a drug test.”So, essentially...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Legendary baseball coach Augie Garrido hospitalized

Legendary college baseball coach Augie Garrido was hospitalized on Saturday night, according to a report.D1Baseball’s Kendall Rogers reported on Sunday that Garrido had been hospitalized the night before. Garrido is 79 and serves as a special assistant to the athletic director at Texas. He won two championships at Texas and three more over two stints at Cal State Fullerton. His teams...
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Legendary Longhorns baseball coach Augie Garrido passed away at the age of 79

Four days after suffering a stroke, legendary Texas Longhorns baseball coach Augie Garrido has passed away. Texas Baseball announced the sad news on Thursday, noting Garrido’s extraordinary accomplishments. Before being hospitalized on March 11, he served as a special assistant to the athletic director at Texas. He won two championships at Texas and three more over two stints at...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

College baseball world pays tribute to late Augie Garrido

Legendary college baseball coach Augie Garrido died on Thursday after being hospitalized following a stroke suffered over the weekend.Garrido was 79 years old and was the head coach of the Texas Longhorns as recently as 2016. He won five College World Series and nearly 2,000 games during his head coaching career, which spanned nearly 50 years. He won College World Series in four...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss
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