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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...

Dirtbags’ Steele leading new wave of arms

Dirtbags’ Steele leading new wave of arms

February 24, 2015

One-by-one Mike Steele sizes up his pitchers. He knows their pitching repertoires and routines, and his job to help them make the necessary adjustments to improve both as pitchers and people. “He...

LBSU come in short in weekend series against the Wolverines

LBSU come in short in weekend series against the Wolverines

February 23, 2015

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...

Dirtbags to face Pepperdine and the NC Dinos

Eddie Rivera, contributing writer

February 17, 2015

Filed under Sports

The Long Beach State men’s baseball team continues its home-heavy early season schedule as it turns its hosts Pepperdine and NC Dinos of the Korea Baseball Futures League at Blair Field. Before the start of the season, sophomore shortstop Garrett Hampson said he believed junior right-hander Tanner Brown was ready to become a leader for the mostly inexperienced pitching staff. “I think [Brown] is going to step up,...

LBSU men’s baseball season opens against Michigan

February 11, 2015

The Long Beach State baseball team’s road to another postseason appearance will begin Friday night as it hosts Michigan at Blair Field. The Dirtbags will be without head coach Troy Buckley for the opening weekend against the Wolverines. ...

LBSU reloads rotation with JC transfers

LBSU reloads rotation with JC transfers

February 10, 2015

Coming off one of the most successful seasons under head coach Troy Buckley, the Long Beach State baseball team will have to rely on its inexperienced pitching staff to reach the postseason again. ...