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  • News of the Weird: God Loves Fossil Fuels!

    News of the Weird: God Loves Fossil Fuels!
    The usual 20,000 or so visitors every year to Belgium's Verbeke Foundation art park have the option (365 of them, anyway) to spend the night inside the feature attraction: a 20-foot-long, 6-foot-high polyester replica of a human colon created by Dutch...
  • Florida softball, baseball duos pick up All-America honors

     
    A pair of Florida baseball and softball players received All-America honors this week. Catcher Mike Zunino was named a first-team Louisville Slugger All-American on Thursday by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper. Junior left-handed pitcher/designated hitter...
  • Recent success vs. Gamecocks earns Brian Johnson the start in CWS opener

     
    OMAHA, Neb. – Junior right-handed pitcher Hudson Randall has been Florida's Friday starter throughout the season, but it's lefty Brian Johnson who will take the mound in game one of the College World Series. Johnson, who was named one of three...
  • Northwestern Baseball Players Earn All-Big Ten Honors

     
    Northwestern was represented by three individuals on the All-Big Ten baseball teams announced Tuesday. Senior third baseman Chris Lashmet (Wilmette, Ill./New Trier) and junior designated …...
  • Gators LHP/DH Brian Johnson named semifinalist for Olerud Award

     
    Florida sophomore Brian Johnson was named a semifinalist for the John Olerud Two-Way Player of the Year Award. The Gators' left-handed pitcher and designated hitter was a first-team All-SEC selection this season. Johnson is 8-3 with a 3.66 ERA, 15 starts,...
  • Mariners sign top draft pick Hultzen

    Mariners sign top draft pick Hultzen
     Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jack Zduriencik and Director of Amateur Scouting Tom McNamara announced tonight that the club has agreed to terms with left-handed pitcher Danny Hultzen, the club’...
  • Mariners take LHP Danny Hultzen in MLB Draft

    Mariners take LHP Danny Hultzen in MLB Draft
    The Seattle Mariners selected left-handed pitcher Danny Hultzen from the University of Virginia with their first selection (2nd overall pick) in the 2011 First-Year Player Draft, Director of Amateur Scouting Tom McNamara announced today.   Hultzen, 21,...
  • Mariners make 30 selections on day two of MLB Draft

    Mariners make 30 selections on day two of MLB Draft
      Seattle Mariners Director of Amateur Scouting Tom McNamara announced today that the club selected 30 players on the second day of Major League Baseball’s annual June draft. Rounds 2 to 30 were conducted today. The draft will conclude with...
  • Briefs: CdM is national champ

    The Corona del Mar High boys' volleyball team has been crowned the Pacific Coast League champion, the CIF Southern Section Division II champion and the CIF Southern California Regional Division II champion. What is next for CdM? Coach Steve Conti said...
  • Mariners Announce Special Nights At Safeco

    Mariners Announce Special Nights At Safeco
      With pitchers and catchers reporting to Spring Training less than two weeks from today, the Seattle Mariners announced a slate of special events for the 2011 season with some fan favorites including two bobbleheads and tributes to two important...
  • Mariner Moose, former players cheer up kids at Ronald McDonald House

    Mariner Moose, former players cheer up kids at Ronald McDonald House
    Former Mariners players and fan favorites helped spread the holiday spirit Wednesday at Seattle's Ronald McDonald House, which provides a home away from home for families of sick or hospitalized children. Former outfielders Dave Henderson and John...
  • Cougar Baseball Trio Drafted

    Cougar Baseball Trio Drafted
    Washington State University pitchers Matt Way and Jeremy Johnson along with catcher Alex Burg were selected in the 2009 MLB First-Year Player Draft, Wednesday. The Philadelphia Phillies made Way their fifth round pick, 167th overall. Johnson went to...