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Darren McCaughan throws gem as Long Beach State Dirtbags win

Darren McCaughan throws gem as Long Beach State Dirtbags win

April 13, 2017

Junior Darren McCaughan threw his second complete game of the season as the No. 12 Long Beach State Dirtbags won their 10th straight game at home beating Cal State Northridge, 6-2 Thursday night. During ...

Long Beach State’s Dave Smith rises to the occassion

Long Beach State’s Dave Smith rises to the occassion

Luke Ramirez, Assistant Sports Editor

April 12, 2017

Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Sports

Amidst the No. 12 Long Beach State Dirtbags’ recent turnaround is a pitcher who was given a great opportunity and hasn’t looked back since. Senior Dave Smith has had a roller coaster of a college c...

Long Beach State Dirtbags check-in at No. 12

Long Beach State Dirtbags check-in at No. 12

April 11, 2017

Scoring runs in bunches and offering stingy pitching performances has been the winning formula for the Long Beach State Dirtbags, who have now scaled to No. 12 in Baseball America’s top 25 ranking – ...

Long Beach State Dirtbags roll to sixth consecutive win

Long Beach State Dirtbags roll to sixth consecutive win

April 9, 2017

The No. 19 Long Beach State Dirtbags combined outstanding starting pitching from its rotation and a powerful display of offense to win 3-0 in game three on Sunday and sweep UC Riverside in a Big West Conf...

Long Beach State dominates UC Riverside in 11-4 win

Long Beach State dominates UC Riverside in 11-4 win

April 8, 2017

After the Friday night fireworks that Long Beach State fans enjoyed after a 8-0 victory in game one, the Dirtbags’ offense had another explosion of offense in their 11-4 win over UC Riverside on Saturd...

Long Beach State’s Darren McCaughan strikes out 13 in shutout win against UCR

Long Beach State’s Darren McCaughan strikes out 13 in shutout win against UCR

April 7, 2017

Junior starting pitcher Darren McCaughan looked as dominant as he has all year in No. 19 Long Beach State’s 8-0 Big West conference win against UC Riverside on Friday. The Dirtbags’ (18-11, 3-1) ace set a new c...

Long Beach State Dirtbags have eyes on Big West Title

Long Beach State Dirtbags have eyes on Big West Title

April 6, 2017

The Long Beach State Dirtbags are heading into conference play with a chip on their shoulders after nearly taking the Big West Conference title before losing to Cal State Fullerton in the final series o...

Long Beach State Dirtbags strike early, shutout USC

Long Beach State Dirtbags strike early, shutout USC

April 5, 2017

With junior AJ Jones on the mound, the Dirtbags jumped to a 3-0 lead against USC Tuesday night before fans could settle into their at Blair Field. After losing in an 11-inning heartbreaker when the two teams met...