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  • Baseball: Sparks, Morales drafted

    UC Irvine junior third baseman Taylor Sparks was the No. 58 overall pick by the Cincinnati Reds and senior pitcher Andrew Morales was taken No. 71 by the St. Louis Cardinals in the Major League First-Year Player Draft on Thursday. Sparks, the 2013 Big...
  • College Update: Elliot Surrey shines again for UC Irvine baseball

    The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level. Elliot Surrey (Crescenta Valley High, 2012) UC Irvine baseball sophomore: UC Irvine’s surprising NCAA postseason run was furthered Friday night and the Falcons product was very...
  • Faulkner: UCI baseball back among elite

    If the 2007 UC Irvine baseball team's run to the College World Series helped make it possible to believe, the 2014 Anteaters' unlikely ascension to Omaha will forever embolden 'Eater Nation with the notion that anything is truly possible. Russell...
  • Christian Bergman gets call to join Colorado Rockies

    Christian Bergman gets call to join Colorado Rockies
    Whether it was starting in the NCAA World Series as a freshman or his ascent through the minor leagues, St. Francis High graduate Christian Bergman has been on the rise since his days as a Golden Knights standout leading his team to the CIF finals. On...
  • College Update: Former Falcons finding plenty of collegiate success

    College Update: Former Falcons finding plenty of collegiate success
    The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level. Elliot Surrey (Crescenta Valley High, 2012) UC Irvine baseball sophomore: For the second time in its history, the UC Irvine baseball team is headed to Omaha for the NCAA Division I...
  • Baseball: Slugger Sparks UCI run

    Baseball: Slugger Sparks UCI run
    For most of his UC Irvine baseball career, Taylor Sparks has been more about detonating rallies than igniting them. But after a postseason move to the leadoff spot, the former cleanup hitter has helped the Anteaters explode back onto college baseball's...
  • College Baseball: Former stars Bibona, Orloff aid UCI resurgence

    College Baseball: Former stars Bibona, Orloff aid UCI resurgence
    Those who can't do, teach. Whoever originated that axiom certainly did not account for UC Irvine baseball coaching staff, which is stacked with former All-Americans and led by a man whose highlights include winning an NCAA championship as a player...
  • Teel Time: Neither Pythagoras nor Bill James could explain ACC baseball's title drought

    Teel Time: Neither Pythagoras nor Bill James could explain ACC baseball's title drought
    Wake Forest’s 1955 NCAA baseball championship was the fledgling ACC’s third national title of any variety, following Maryland’s in football (1953) and men’s lacrosse (’55). Conference teams have since won 134 national...
  • 'Small ball' has big payoff for UC Irvine baseball and Mike Gillespie

    'Small ball' has big payoff for UC Irvine baseball and Mike Gillespie
    Arms folded, Mike Gillespie slowly circles the dirt-meets-grass perimeter of the infield at UC Irvine's baseball stadium, pausing every few feet to monitor an intrasquad scrimmage from a different angle, with a different gaze, in a different glint of...
  • Crescenta Valley High alum Surrey's success not surprising

    Crescenta Valley High alum Surrey's success not surprising
    Superlatives aplenty can be used to describe the UC Irvine baseball team’s run to the NCAA Division I World Series. Following a six-game skid to end the regular season, it was surprising to some and reassuring to the Anteaters when they received an...
  • Faulkner: Gillespie calling the shots

    The second leg of a thoroughly surprising three-pronged postseason run, left UC Irvine baseball coach Mike Gillespie with only a shallow whisper of a voice on Tuesday. But the American Baseball Coaches Assn. Hall of Famer, who earned his 1,000th career...
  • College Baseball: 'Eaters battle Texas

    College Baseball: 'Eaters battle Texas
    UC Irvine baseball coach Mike Gillespie said during Friday's press conference in Omaha that his team is the party crasher among the eight schools in the College World Series. If that is the case, then the Anteaters (40-23), who upset No. 1 national seed...