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Salukis drop three close ones to Dallas Baptist

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

April 25, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

The SIU baseball team dropped three games to No. 15 Dallas Baptist at Itchy Jones Stadium this weekend. The Patriots (32-9, 13-5) entered the series as the conference's top offensive team, while the Salukis (10-35, 5-10) came ...

Saluki comeback falls short against UT-Martin

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

April 22, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

The SIU baseball team's modest two-game winning streak came to an end Wednesday night in an 11-9 loss to UT-Martin.The Salukis (9-32, 5-7) fell behind the Skyhawks (11-26, 5-13 Ohio Valley Conference) early and could not quite cat...

Governors rule the day against Salukis

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

April 15, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Three weeks after the SIU baseball team blew out Austin Peay State in Carbondale, the Governors turned the trick on the Salukis in a 17-7 non-conference victory in Clarksville, Tenn.Austin Peay (20-14, 11-7 Ohio Valley Conference) jumped on s...

Injured infielder making strides toward return

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

April 15, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

SIU sophomore second baseman Connor Kopach came one step closer to returning from a hand injury when he took pregame batting practice Tuesday night for the first time since Feb. 21.Kopach broke his left hand early in the season, b...

Salukis win first series of the year at Indiana State, can’t finish off sweep

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

April 12, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

The SIU baseball team picked up its first series win of 2015 at Indiana State this weekend.The Salukis (7-28, 3-6) won consecutive games for the first time all season but stumbled Sunday in their attempt to sweep the Sycamores ...

Errors make it difficult to win

By Matt Wells, @mattwells_DE

April 4, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Saluki baseball team (5-25, 1-5) was swept by Central Arkansas (17-9, 8-4) in a three-game series from Thursday to Saturday at Itchy Jones Stadium.On Thursday, the Dawgs lost 5-2. Senior pitcher Aaron Hauge pitched an up a...

Racers survive late Saluki rally, pull out walkoff win

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

March 31, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

When SIU baseball hosted Murray State on Feb. 25, the Salukis needed late-inning heroics to tie the game before losing. Tuesday's game in Murray, Ky., was the same story.The Salukis (5-22, 1-5) used a four-run rally in the nint...

Salukis snap losing streak by overthrowing Governors

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

March 25, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

While a suspect led police on a chase through Carbondale on Wednesday, the SIU baseball team was running away from Austin Peay State. Sophomore right fielder J.C. DeMuri gave the Salukis (4-19, 0-3) all the runs they would need on one swing...

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