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The one that got away

By Ted Ward, @TedWard_DE

April 18

Filed under Baseball, Sports

The MLB Draft stole away a player who could have been a member of the improving Saluki baseball program, which has nearly doubled its win total from last year.The Arizona Diamondbacks selected Logan Soole as an outfielder in th...

Offensive outburst leads Salukis past Eastern Illinois

By Daily Egyptian Sports Desk

April 12

Filed under Baseball, Sports

SIU baseball got the bats going in its 10-2 win against Eastern Illinois on Tuesday.The Salukis (20-13-1) were 11-22 with runners on base and 5-13 with runners in scoring position.Sophomore second baseman Connor Kopach went 2-3 f...

Baseball never stops for the Salukis

By Ted Ward, @TedWard_DE

April 11

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Even though the college baseball season ends, that doesn't mean the game stops in the offseason.Many SIU baseball players continue playing in NCAA-sanctioned summer leagues during the months following the school year."It's a gr...

Mistakes cost Salukis in series finale

By Thomas Donley, @TDonleyDE

April 10

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Indiana State rode its second strong pitching performance in as many days to a series win at SIU in a 5-1 win Sunday.Freshman Tyler Ward (4-3, 2.92 ERA) pitched seven shutout innings for the Sycamores (21-12, 2-1 Missouri Valle...

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