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Dirtbags sweep UC Davis after 10-2 win

Dirtbags sweep UC Davis after 10-2 win

April 30, 2017

After a 14-9 win on Friday night at Dobbins Field, Long Beach State won the next two games to complete another sweep against UC Davis. The Dirtbags won 9-3 on Saturday and 10-2 on Sunday for their fifth ...

Long Beach State struggles in loss to UCLA

Long Beach State struggles in loss to UCLA

April 25, 2017

The No. 9 Long Beach State Dirtbags were reminded why they have not enjoyed playing against UCLA this season as the Dirtbags were bested 5-1 on Tuesday night at Blair Field. Just one week after a 2-1 e...

Long Beach State Dirtbags look to avenge loss

Long Beach State Dirtbags look to avenge loss

April 24, 2017

After sweeping UC Irvine this weekend, the Long Beach State Dirtbags found themselves cracking Baseball America’s top 10 at No. 9. The team will now look to get some payback after its 2-1, 11-inn...

Long Beach State Dirtbags move into first place after sweep of UC Irvine

Long Beach State Dirtbags move into first place after sweep of UC Irvine

April 23, 2017

After getting knocked around in his last start April 15 against Cal State Northridge, senior Dave Smith rebounded versus UC Irvine on Sunday during the No. 12 Long Beach State Dirtbags’ 5-2 series-swee...

No. 12 Long Beach State Dirtbags pick up a 8-2 win against UCI

No. 12 Long Beach State Dirtbags pick up a 8-2 win against UCI

April 22, 2017

Irvine — Junior John Sheaks’ pitch count wasn’t ideal during his outing on Saturday against UC Irvine. Stingy is a much more appropriate word after the 6-foot-6 right hander was able to neutralize m...

Long Beach State Dirtbags lose 2-1 to UCLA in extra innings

Long Beach State Dirtbags lose 2-1 to UCLA in extra innings

April 18, 2017

Los Angeles — In a game where runs came at a premium, UCLA’s freshman Chase Strumpf hit a walk-off sac fly in the bottom of the 11th to give the Bruins a 2-1 win over Long Beach State Tuesday night ...

Long Beach State Dirtbags’ pitching falters in loss

Long Beach State Dirtbags’ pitching falters in loss

April 15, 2017

It had been seven games since the No.12 Long Beach State Dirtbags trailed an opponent, but that all changed in game three of their Big West Conference series against Cal State Northridge. Four lead...

Long Beach State Dirtbags stay hot at Blair Field

Long Beach State Dirtbags stay hot at Blair Field

April 14, 2017

No. 12 Long Beach State has received nothing but quality from their starting pitching in the last three weeks and it was junior John Sheaks that carried that trend into Friday. The Dirtbags won their ...