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Dan Ricabal hired as Dirtbags’ pitching coach

Matthew Simon, Sports Editor

July 22, 2016

Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Sports, Uncategorized

On Friday, Long Beach State baseball head coach Troy Buckley announced Dan Ricabal has been hired to his coaching staff.   Ricabal comes to LBSU after spending the last five seasons at Loyola Marymount University as assistant coach overseeing pitchers. At LMU, he saw success as the Lions’ pitching staff was in the Top-10 in ERA each year.   “We are excited to have Danny join our staff,” Buckley said in the press releas... Read more »

Long Beach State’s Darren McCaughan makes USA Collegiate National Team

Matthew Simon, Sports Editor

July 10, 2016

Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Sports

After his impressive sophomore campaign, Long Beach State pitcher Darren McCaughan added to his accolades by earning a spot on the 24-man USA collegiate national baseball team.   The righthander went 10-1 with a Big West best 1.98 ERA to pace the Dirtbags as they became the winningest team during coach Troy Buckley’s tenure.   The Big West Pitcher of the Year becomes the 12th Dirtbag to make the USA team. The... Read more »

Long Beach State Baseball team hosts multiple summer camps for children

Long Beach State Baseball team hosts multiple summer camps for children

June 26, 2016

While the Long Beach State Dirtbags season has ended after the a valiant effort during the Coral Gables Regional, the team will continue to spread baseball fundamentals year-round.   The Di... Read more »

Garrett Hampson awarded Golden Glove award

Garrett Hampson awarded Golden Glove award

June 25, 2016

Garrett Hampson, former LBSU shortstop, continued to pick up awards after his junior season when Hampson was a catalyst for the Dirtbags’ postseason berth. The shortstop was named to the 2016 ABCA/Raw... Read more »

Long Beach State duo sign contracts with MLB teams

Long Beach State duo sign contracts with MLB teams

June 16, 2016

Long Beach State baseball players Garrett Hampson and Austin McGeorge have signed contracts to join the Colorado Rockies and New York Mets, respectively.   Hampson, who was selected early in the third... Read more »

Dirtbags rally falls short against Miami, ending season

Matthew Simon, Sports Editor

June 13, 2016

Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Sports

With a chance to keep its season alive, the Long Beach State baseball team got off to a rocky start falling behind 8-1 to No. 3 University of Miami, host of the Coral Gables Regional.   But, the Dirtbags fought back.   In the sixth inning, LBSU stormed back, scoring six runs with only two hits in the inning.   It was a classic Dirtbag inning as they took advantage of free bases and got time... Read more »

LBSU sweeps San Jose State

Matthew Simon, Sports Editor

May 23, 2016

Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Sports

After two solid games from their Friday and Saturday starters, the Long Beach State baseball team’s hitters came up big on Sunday as they beat San Jose State 6-2 to complete their second sweep of the season.   Senior Tanner Brown went three innings on Sunday, giving up six hits and two runs as the Spartans (16-36, 6-21) jumped to an early 2-1 lead in top half of the fourth inning after designated hitter Josh Nas... Read more »

Weekend preview

Weekend preview

May 4, 2016

  Baseball Who: Hawai’i (18-23, 7-8) When: Friday and Saturday at 9:35 p.m. PST and Sunday at 4:30 p.m. PST Where: Les Murakami Stadium, Honolulu, Hawai’i Need to know: The Long Bea... Read more »

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