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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 Taylor Bloom. Top-seeded UCLA and the No. 3 seed Terps, locked in a struggle of attrition during a weekend that extended into Monday night in the Los Angeles regional, 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. “They're the best No. 3 seed I've ever seen in my 25 years of Division I baseball.” Bloom, a freshman making his fifth start this season,...

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