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Saluki baseball sweeps in-state rival Western Illinois

By Thomas Donley, @TDonleyDE

February 28, 2016

The Southern Illinois baseball team continued its domination of Western Illinois on Sunday as it picked up its first series sweep since 2014.The Salukis (4-3) scored in each of the first four innings to back a stellar outing...

Shaky pitching sinks Salukis in loss

By Ted Ward, @TedWard_DE

February 23, 2016

A rough day for pitchers made life miserable for SIU baseball.The Salukis gave up 16 hits Tuesday in a 13-6 loss to Austin Peay State.Senior Bryce Sablotny (0-1) suffered the loss after giving up seven runs in four innings...

Saluki comeback falls short against UT-Martin

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

April 22, 2015

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...

Racers survive late Saluki rally, pull out walkoff win

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

March 31, 2015

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 can’t close out Skyhawks

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

March 17, 2015

The SIU baseball team had the UT-Martin Skyhawks right where it wanted them, but the wheels fell off in the final frame.Junior closer Colten Selvey retired the first two batters in the bottom of the ninth, but walked two batters a...

Hilltoppers top Salukis

By Aaron Graff, @Aarongraff_DE

March 1, 2015

SIU baseball was supposed to play at home this weekend, but weather moved the three-game series to Bowling Green, Ky.The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers (5-5) used the home field advantage to sweep the Salukis (1-10)."I thought ...

Horned Frogs sweep Salukis in opening series

By Aaron Graff, @Aarongraff_DE

February 15, 2015

SIU baseball came up empty-handed in its trip to Fort Worth, Texas, this weekend.The Salukis (0-3) played the No. 2 Texas Christian University Horned Frogs (3-0) and was swept in the series."I think we learned a lot about our cl...

Horned Frogs leap over Dawgs in opener

By Aaron Graff, @Aarongraff_DE

February 13, 2015

SIU baseball did not start 2015 on the right foot.The Salukis (0-1) lost 5-0 to the No. 2 Texas Christian University Horned Frogs (1-0) in the season opener.TCU senior Preston Morrison earned the win. SIU senior Aaron Hauge su...

Salukis placed across the nation for summer

By Aaron Graff, @Aarongraff_DE

February 1, 2015

While students are figuring out summer internships, baseball players are figuring out where they will play this summer.Seventeen of the 29 eligible Saluki baseball players have been placed in collegiate summer leagues, which ...

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