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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...

A tough act to follow: Previewing the 2018 Long Beach State baseball season

A tough act to follow: Previewing the 2018 Long Beach State baseball season

February 15, 2018

It is difficult not to dwell on the historic season the Dirtbags had in 2017, in which they fell just one game short of a trip to Omaha, even just days away from the start of a new campaign. The seaso...

Dirtbags’ prospective ace pitcher, John Sheaks, out indefinitely

Dirtbags’ prospective ace pitcher, John Sheaks, out indefinitely

February 12, 2018

Just one week before the start of the 2018 season, senior right handed pitcher John Sheaks suffered a complete tear of his ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) in his throwing elbow. Long Beach State’s most expe...

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...