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Dorris taken in 17th round of MLB Draft by Cubs

By Joe Ragusa

June 6, 2012

Filed under Baseball, News, Sports

Junior left-handed pitcher Nathan Dorris was taken in the 17th round of the Major League Baseball Draft by the Chicago Cubs Wednesday with the 524th overall pick.Dorris was 7-4 with a 4.17 ERA in 16 appearances this season, 14 o...

Baseball, track facilities named to honor coaches

By Joe Ragusa

June 5, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports, Track Cross Country

The SIU Athletic Department will honor current and former coaches by adorning their names on two of the newest facilities.The new track facility will be named the Lew Hartzog Track and Field Complex to commemorate former men...

Baseball ends season with 8-6 loss in MVC championship game

By Joe Ragusa

May 29, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Salukis jumped ahead early in the championship game of the Missouri Valley Conference tournament against Creighton, but the lead didn’t hold and the Salukis were denied their first bid to the NCAA tournament in 22 years.Creig...

Baseball can’t hold on to lead, loses 8-6 in MVC championship

By Joe Ragusa

May 26, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Salukis jumped ahead early in the championship game of the Missouri Valley Conference tournament against Creighton, but the lead didn’t hold and the Salukis were denied their first bid to the NCAA tournament in 22 years.Creig...

Baseball falls to Saint Louis

By Joe Ragusa

May 22, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Saint Louis vaulted itself past the Saluki baseball team with the help of a five-run third inning Tuesday.SIU (25-27) fell 8-5 to Saint Louis (38-15) Tuesday in Sauget. Sophomore right-hander Aaron Snyder (1-4, 2.73 ERA) start...

Baseball wins in first round of MVC tournament

By Joe Ragusa

May 22, 2012

Filed under Baseball, News, Sports

After he retired the first 15 batters he faced, junior left-hander Cody Forsythe ran into a little bit of trouble in the bottom of the sixth inning of the Salukis’ first-round matchup against Wichita State Tuesday. With the Salu...

Baseball swept by Sycamores, finish 9-12 in conference

By Joe Ragusa

May 15, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Salukis were already in a 5-1 when the second out was made in the top of the fifth inning Sunday, but the Indiana State Sycamores were able to drive in four more runs before the inning ended to pull ahead of the Salukis.SIU ...

Baseball takes on Indiana State in final conference series of season

By Joe Ragusa

May 10, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Saluki baseball enters its final conference series of the season on a down note after the team was swept last weekend.“It was just a bad weekend for us. We probably played our worst baseball of the year,” said junior first ba...

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