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Sixth-inning rally sparks Hawkeye comeback

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

March 5, 2016

The SIU baseball team was in control for the first five innings of Saturday's game with Iowa, but could not put away its Big Ten opponent.  The Hawkeyes (3-5) used a four-run sixth inning to even the series with Southern Illino...

Saluki coaches lightening load for new catchers

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

April 20, 2015

Catcher is the most demanding position in all of baseball.The backstop calls pitches and has to make sure those pitches stay in front of him. He has to play his position in a stance that causes wear and tear on his body and must b...

Salukis snap losing streak by overthrowing Governors

By Thomas Donley, @TdonleyDE

March 25, 2015

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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