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Blackfan’s homer proves to be the difference in victory

By Ted Ward, @TedWard_DE

April 8, 2016

Filed under Baseball, Sports

A home run by sophomore first baseman Logan Blackfan in the eighth inning gave the Salukis a 7-6 lead in the first Missouri Valley Conference game of the year.The Cordova, Tenn., native drove a 2-0 pitch deep over the left field w...

SIU defeats Memphis

SIU defeats Memphis

March 25, 2016

Low offense, late runs sink Salukis

March 12, 2016

Filed under About the DE, Baseball

Some late-inning heroics proved to be the downfall for SIU baseball.A three-run double in the bottom of the ninth by St. John's junior catcher Troy Dixon off junior pitcher Anthony Shimkus gave St. John's a 4-1 victory.Thoma...

Bears take three from Salukis

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

May 9, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

The SIU baseball team suffered a sweep at the hands of the Missouri Valley Conference's best team this weekend.No. 14 Missouri State (35-10, 12-3 MVC) extended its winning streak to nine games with a sweep against the Salukis (11...

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