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Long Beach State dealing with a trio of Tommy John surgeries

Long Beach State dealing with a trio of Tommy John surgeries

April 18, 2018

Although Tommy John surgery has become almost a routine medical procedure for pitchers in high-level baseball, to have three cases affect a team in the same season is less common. That is what the Long B...

Long Beach State gets late offense to top Loyola Marymount 9-6 in an ugly midweek win

Long Beach State gets late offense to top Loyola Marymount 9-6 in an ugly midweek win

April 18, 2018

Coming off a series win against CSUN last weekend, the Long Beach State Dirtbags came out on top in an ugly, three-hour and 50 minute midweek game against Loyola Marymount Tuesday at Blair Field. The conte...

Long Beach State’s Jacob Hughey throws six innings and drives in three to beat No. 17 UCLA

Long Beach State’s Jacob Hughey throws six innings and drives in three to beat No. 17 UCLA

April 10, 2018

Long Beach State junior Clayton Andrews, a talent on both the mound and as a position player, has won Big West Conference player and pitcher of the week for the Dirtbags this season. On Tuesday against No. 17 UCLA, ...

Long Beach State offense shut down by UC Irvine in Big West Conference series loss

Long Beach State offense shut down by UC Irvine in Big West Conference series loss

April 8, 2018

The Long Beach State Dirtbags picked an inopportune time to turn in one of its’ worst offensive weekends of the season. The team scored four runs over three games against UC Irvine and shut out 8-0 in g...

Long Beach State clinches series against Cal State Fullerton with 3-1 win in the rubber match

Long Beach State clinches series against Cal State Fullerton with 3-1 win in the rubber match

March 25, 2018

After Cal State Fullerton evened its non-conference series against Long Beach State Saturday, head coach Rick Vanderhook couldn’t help but acknowledge the Dirtbags’ scheduled pitcher for game three,...

Long Beach State tops Cal State Fullerton in newest chapter of storied rivalry

Long Beach State tops Cal State Fullerton in newest chapter of storied rivalry

March 24, 2018

Jarren Duran didn’t waste any time in taking out his frustrations of losing to Cal State Fullerton in game three of the NCAA Super Regional at Blair field last June. The first pitch of Friday’s non-conf...

Long Beach State baseball wraps up first series win of season over Tulane

Long Beach State baseball wraps up first series win of season over Tulane

March 18, 2018

After a foul ball violently entered the Long Beach State dugout in the series opener against Tulane, junior pitcher Tyler Radcliffe had to be taken to get X-rays on his right hand when he was struck by the ball. Slated to start game two, head coach Troy...

Long Beach State Dirtbags pour it on, then get poured on

Long Beach State Dirtbags pour it on, then get poured on

March 16, 2018

In an injury-plagued season in which little has gone right for Long Beach State, head coach Troy Buckley had three things go his way in the Dirtbags’ 13-2 barrage of Tulane Friday. His starting pitcher went seven scorel...