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Apr
24

OSU Makes It A Statement Weekend…Bucks Take Series From #8 Indiana

Nobody’s talking about them, and that’s fine with the 2018 Buckeyes. Their Sunday win in extra innings spelled a series win over the #8 team in the country, and they’re content to either hunt, and be the hunted. Read more about the game from columnist Greg Hoard.

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Apr
22

OSU Makes It A Statement Weekend…Bucks Take Series From #8 Indiana

Cluster of Buckeyes…They mobbed Noah McGowan (center, right) after his 12th inning double scored Kobie Foppe with the winning run to take the weekend series from #8 Indiana. Read more about the surging Buckeyes in today’s Press Pros inside feature by Greg Board.

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Apr
21

Buckeyes Even IU Series With Yet Another Hard-Earned Win

Fightin’ For The Series…Ohio State coach Greg Beals and umpire Mike Martin go chin to chin over a disputed call on a caught fly ball in the fourth inning. Beals said yes, Martin said no, but the Buckeyes came back to win anyway. Read more about the game on Press Pros.

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Apr
21

IU Takes Round One In Big Ten Bout With Ohio State

No. 8 Indiana played clean baseball, got solid pitching and help from the Buckeyes to take the series opener at Bill Davis Stadium Friday night. The Bucks were not “straight-up beaten”, in the words of starting pitcher Connor Curlis, but they lost nonetheless and need to square things today.

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Apr
19

OSU’S Seth Kinker: Pure Proof Of Confidence At Work

The people who know Buckeye reliever Seth Kinker the best are those whom he’s won over with his attitude for efficiency and effectiveness.  They depend on him…and they can’t seem to say enough.

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Apr
18

Buckeyes Thrash The Penguins But Tougher Tests Are Just Ahead

Ohio State tuned for a monumental series this weekend with #8-ranked Indiana by smacking Youngstown State. Everyone played, and a lot of people contributed…just what Greg Beals had in mind.

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Apr
11

OSU: Long-Expected Change Is Made But Vance Takes Center Stage

Buckeyes debut an all new infield and a new man in center, and amidst all this Jake Vance adds to his growing reputation. OSU tunes up before heading to Penn State. Read more in the latest Buckeye update on Press Pros.

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Apr
1

Big Numbers And A Big Day, OSU Handles Huskers To Open Conference Play

‘Mac’ Attack…Noah McGowan flashes a smile – his seventh inning home run proved to be decisive in Sunday’s 15-14 slugfest win for the Buckeyes. Their Big Ten opening weekend was a success, thanks to 22 hits in the finale. Read more in the latest baseball update on Press Pros. (Feature Photo by Julie McMaken Wright)

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Mar
31

Contributions Come From All Sides, OSU Evens Husker Series…1-1

It was another scratch and claw game for the Buckeyes with key plays and moments throughout, but the biggest may have belonged to freshman Griffan Smith in his ‘Big’ debut. Read abouit the clash of the ‘Big Ten titans’ from Greg Hoard in today’s baseball feature.

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Mar
31

OSU Falls In ‘Big’ Opener, Outplayed By The Huskers

The Buckeyes struck early, but a familiar nemesis came back to haunt. A disastrous fifth inning helped Nebraska stage the late comeback and win in the Big Ten opener at Bill Davis Stadium. Read more in the latest baseball update on Press Pros.

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Mar
27

Hoard: A Little Gun And A Lot Of Respect

My dad had had his fill of guns – he was a WWII veteran. But still, he firmly believed that a growing boy should know about them, learn about them, and respect them for what they could do – good and bad.

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Mar
23

At OSU, Those ‘Dom’ Hits Keep Coming

Opponents quake, while teammates just shake their head. Sophomore right fielder Dom Canzone just hits, and hits, and hits. How does he do it? Read on.

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Mar
19

Buckeyes Sweep CSUN, Run Winning Streak To Six Games

The Buckeyes ran their win streak to six, and ground on through a good Cal State Northridge team. The offense is red-hot (Dillon Dingler hit his second homer (#10, above), while the pitching took another step towards “getting there”. Read Greg Hoard’s account of Sunday’s finale doubleheader in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Mar
16

Ohio State “Outlasts” CSUN In Dramatic And Revealing Home Opener

It was cold, and it went extra innings. But in the end two of the hottest Buckeyes, and Nate Romans (above), made it a home opener that the brave that stayed won’t soon forget. Read Greg Hoard’s account of the game in the latest Buckeyes baseball update.

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Mar
15

Bucks Sweep UNCW, Head Home 11-6, ‘We’re Getting Better,’ Beals Says

Pitching, timely hitting, and a combination of all the parts bring the Buckeyes a sweep at UNC-Wilmington, and home with an 11-6 mark.

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Mar
14

Ohio State Turns The Tables And Cruises By UNCW

Something with a different fell, Bucks bullpen leads the way in a “confident” outing over North Carolina-Wilmington. OSU now 10-6 for today’s road trip finale. Read Greg Hoard’s account of the game in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Mar
11

Coastal Carolina Pins A Particularly Painful Loss On The Buckeyes

They fought back to tie it in the top of the ninth on a Dominic Canzone home run, only too see Coastal Carolina trump that with one of their own in the bottom of the inning. OUCH! Buckeyes lose a pair on a tough Saturday!

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Mar
9

The Process Continues, Buckeyes Open Weekend With Win Over High Point

Early Offense…Conner Pohl sneaks in ahead of a throw to the plate to score one of three first-inning runs for the Buckeyes in Friday’s weekend opening win over High Point University. Bigger, harder work remains. Read more from Greg Hoard in today’s feature.

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Feb
25

Once Again, Mistakes Cost Ohio State, Bucks Fall To The No. 2 Beavers: 6-1

Errors and a sterling pitching effort by Oregon State’s Grant Gambrell spelled doom for the Buckeyes on the final day of their Arizona weekend. It could have been better, but they come home with a split!

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Feb
25

Buckeyes Claim A Win On An Offensive Night, A Hitters Night In The Desert…

Senior Noah McGowan’s bat continues to boom…as the Buckeyes took another step forward in the desert Saturday night, outlasting Utah for the second win in the Big Ten-Pac12 Challenge. Read Greg Hoard’s account of the game in the latest baseball update from Press Pros.

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