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Maryland baseball shocks No. 1 overall seed UCLA, 2-1, will face Virginia in NCAA super regional
Maryland baseball shocks No. 1 overall seed UCLA, 2-1, will face Virginia in NCAA super regional

Getting through an NCAA Division I tournament regional can be a lesson in baseball economics. Pitching is the gold standard. Maryland found a nugget in Crofton's Taylor Bloom. Top-seeded UCLA and the No. 3 seed Terps, locked in a struggle of attrition during a weekend that extended into a decisive rematch Monday night, got more than they could've hoped for from their pitching staffs. The Terps got a little more in a 2-1 victory at Jackie Robinson Stadium. “Tough way to finish,” Bruins coach John Savage said after his team became the tournament's only national seed not to win its regional. “They're the best No. 3 seed I've ever seen in my 25...

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