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Blair Field to receive new lights

Blair Field to receive new lights

October 3, 2018

One of the many upcoming renovation plans at Blair Field will be the installation of new stadium lights according to Long Beach State officials. The project was announced in 2009, but didn’t break ground unt...

Dirtbags show out in the MLB Draft

Dirtbags show out in the MLB Draft

June 7, 2018

After a disappointing season, four Dirtbags will have the opportunity to make their mark in the MLB after being drafted this week. Junior second baseman Jarren Duran was selected in the seventh round by the B...

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 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...