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A calling greater than the game

A calling greater than the game

January 21, 2018

Something was off as junior right-handed pitcher Andrew “AJ” Jones paced around the mound during his start against UCLA on April 25 last season. He took more time than usual between pitches and flashed un...

Dirtbags’ stadium to be renamed in honor of long time benefactor Marilyn Bohl

Dirtbags’ stadium to be renamed in honor of long time benefactor Marilyn Bohl

December 12, 2017

Blair Field, home of the Long Beach State Dirtbags, has been renamed Bohl Diamond at Blair Field it was announced Monday after long-time benefactor Marilyn Bohl made a $5 million dollar contribution to the program. “It’s unbelievable that someone ...

Dirtbags release heavy hitting 2018 schedule

Dirtbags release heavy hitting 2018 schedule

October 10, 2017

The No. 8 Long Beach State Dirtbags released their 2018 season schedule on Tuesday, revealing a total of 13 games scheduled against teams listed in baseballamerica.com’s top-25 ranking. The impressive...

CSULB mascot Prospector Pete continues to cause debate

CSULB mascot Prospector Pete continues to cause debate

September 13, 2017

As confederate monuments on college campuses across the country have become a topic of heated debate, Cal State Long Beach University’s mascot Prospector Pete has come under scrutiny by members of t...

Dirtbags head coach Troy Buckley awarded contract extension

Dirtbags head coach Troy Buckley awarded contract extension

August 22, 2017

After a year of accolades for the Long Beach State baseball team and USA Baseball’s collegiate national team, Troy Buckley has agreed to a contract extension through 2022 as the Dirtbags’ head coach. ...

Cal State Fullerton advances past Long Beach State to Omaha

Cal State Fullerton advances past Long Beach State to Omaha

June 11, 2017

Before game three of the Long Beach NCAA Super Regional, it was already touted as the most significant game ever played at Blair Field. The 2,896 fans in attendance saw an extraordinary display of ...

Fullerton routs the Dirtbags in game two

Fullerton routs the Dirtbags in game two

June 10, 2017

Long Beach — Facing elimination, Cal State Fullerton came out like a completely different ball club in game two of the NCAA Super Regional series overmatching Long Beach State. After being shutout in ...

Dirtbags start early, win game one

Dirtbags start early, win game one

June 10, 2017

Cal State Fullerton and Long Beach State entered Blair Field on Friday both ready to reinvent a rivalry. The two storied college baseball programs went heads up in a NCAA Super Regional tournament for t...