| Jun 20, 2011
| 6:49 PM
Just before the season began, Virginia coach Brian O'Connor looked at Saturdays on his schedule with both excitement and intrigue.
He was excited about what he believed his new No. 2 starter would do for the pitching staff after watching the way the...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 10:13 PM
It hit him several minutes after Friday night's ballgame ended — Brian O'Connor had been here before.
The same emotions, the same frustrations the same disappointment and sadness that his Virginia players were feeling as he sat at a podium...
| Jun 25, 2011
| 5:26 PM
The shock of the moment was so unnerving that several players instantly fell to their knees and buried the sides of their faces in their hands.
Others, after several moments went by, leaned over to teammates and offered consoling hugs and burly, dirt-...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 3:52 PM
The Seattle Mariners Director of Amateur Scouting Tom McNamara announced today that the club has signed 4 more players from the 2011 First-Year Player Draft, including outfielder James Zamarripa (6th), left-handed pitcher Nick Valenza (18th), right-...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 3:47 PM
The Seattle Mariners Director of Amateur Scouting Tom
McNamara announced today that the club has signed 4th-round draft pick
catcher John Hicks out of the University of Virginia.
Hicks will report to the Mariners Single-A Clinton Lumberkings in the...