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How the Salukis’ mound is mended

By Ted Ward, @TedWard_DE

April 20, 2016

Filed under Baseball, Sports

At every baseball game, a pitcher will step onto a round dirt hill to throw a tiny sphere at the leather glove of the catcher. That dirt hill takes some abuse every game and SIU baseball pitchers have to fix the problems on Abe ...

The one that got away

By Ted Ward, @TedWard_DE

April 18, 2016

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, 2016

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...

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