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LBSU visit Gauchos

LBSU visit Gauchos

Eddie Rivera, contributing writer
March 26, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

The Long Beach State baseball team will face its toughest road test of the season when it heads to No. 16 UC Santa Barbara for a three-game series starting Friday night.   LBSU (12-8) is 11-10 against the Gauchos (17-6) over the past seven seasons. However, it is just 1-3 on the road this... Read more »

LBSU takes the series from rival Cal State Fullerton

Eddie Rivera, Contributing Writer
March 23, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Sports

Another big weekend from freshman right-hander Chris Mathewson propelled the Long Beach State baseball team to a 2-1 series win over Cal State Fullerton at Blair Field. Mathewson led the way for the Dirtbags (12-8, 2-1) Sunday in their 6-1 victory over the Titans (11-11, 1-2). He shut out Fullerton... Read more »

LBSU splits two-game home stand

LBSU splits two-game home stand

Eddie Rivera, contributing writer
March 15, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Showcase, Sports

The Long Beach State baseball team completed an up-and-down week with a 6-0 win Wednesday night over George Washington at Blair Field. The Aztecs (14-3) crushed the Dirtbags (10-7) 16-1 Tuesday night. Too many early mistakes, including five errors, quickly put the game out of reach for the Dirtbags.... Read more »

LBSU baseball will travel to the desert to play Arizona State in weekend series

Eddie Rivera, contributing writer
March 5, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Sports

An emerging pitching staff and improved offense will lead the Long Beach State baseball team into Phoenix to take on No. 21 Arizona State... Read more »

LBSU sweeps Wichita State

LBSU sweeps Wichita State

Eddie Rivera, contributing writer
March 2, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

  Freshman right-handers Chris Mathewson and Darren McCaughan combined to throw the first no-hitter in Long Beach State history, giving the Dirtbags a three-game sweep over Wichita State at Blair Field on Sunday. Mathewson threw the first seven innings of the game, striking out eight batters... Read more »

LBSU come in short in weekend series against the Wolverines

LBSU come in short in weekend series against the Wolverines

Eddie Rivera, contributing writer
February 23, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Long Beach State baseball team took two out of three against Utah Valley for its second consecutive home weekend series at Blair Field. Senior right-hander Kyle Friedrichs threw a career-high seven innings in the Dirtbags’ (5-2) 6-2 series opening win Friday night. Friedrichs also set a personal... Read more »

LBSU men’s baseball will face off against Utah Valley in second weekend series

Eddie Rivera, Contributing Writer
February 19, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports

The Long Beach State baseball team will welcome the winless Utah Valley Friday night in the start of a three-game series at Blair Field. The Dirtbags’ (3-1) pitching staff combined for 51 strikeouts in its first four games, allowing only a .187 opposing batting... Read more »

Dirtbags chomp the Dinos in 3-0 victory

Dirtbags chomp the Dinos in 3-0 victory

Eddie Rivera, Contributing Writer
February 19, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase, Uncategorized

A smorgasbord of pitchers fueled the Long Beach State baseball team to a 3-0 shutout victory Wednesday night over NC Dinos of the Korean Professional Baseball League at Blair Field. Freshman right-hander Chris Mathewson made his debut for the Dirtbags (3-1). He was perfect through his first two innings,... Read more »