San Diego State baseball

ADKISON, SHEEHAN NAMED THIRD TEAM ABCA/RAWLINGS ALL-AMERICANS

 

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June 19, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State outfielder Tyler Adkison and shortstop Danny Sheehan have been named to the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings All-America Third Team. The announcement comes on the heels of both players being selected to the ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Division I All-Region First Team last week.

FOUR AZTECS SELECTED ON FINAL DAY OF MLB DRAFT

 

Adkison, Reyes, Saylor, Trejo chosen on Wednesday

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Photo:  Alan Trejo was the first Aztec selected in the MLB draft on Wednesday when he went to the Colorado Rockies in the 16th round. Courtesy goaztecs.com

June 14, 2017 (Secaucus, N.J.) - After San Diego State Aztec pitcher Brett Seeburger (St. Louis, 10th rd.) was taken on Tuesday during day two of the annual Major League Draft, four fellow Aztecs heard their names called on Wednesday during final day of the pro selection process. That foursome included seniors Marcus Reyes (LHP) and CJ Saylor (RHP) plus juniors Alan Trejo (2B) and Tyler Adkison (OF).

TWO AZTECS EARN POSTSEASON BASEBALL HONORS

 

Adkison, Sheehan honored for play during 2017 season

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Photo:  Tyler Adkison is an honorable mention Perfect Game/Rawlings All-American as well a a member of the NCAA Division I All-West Region first team.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

June 14, 2017 (San Diego) - Aztec outfielder Tyler Adkison has been named a 2017 Perfect Game/Rawlings Honorable Mention All-American and both he and shortstop Danny Sheehan have been named to the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings NCAA Division I West All-Region First Team. Sheehan was previously announced as a 2017 third team All-American by Collegiate Baseball newspaper.

SEEBURGER SELECTED BY ST. LOUIS IN MLB DRAFT

 

Aztec senior lefty taken in 10th round by Cardinals

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June 13, 2017 (Secaucus, N.J.) - San Diego State pitcher Brett Seeburger has been selected in the 10th round of the 2017 Major League Baseball draft by the St. Louis Cardinals. The senior left-hander was the 304th selection in the draft, which concluded the second of three days on Tuesday.

SDSU BASEBALL SEASON COMES TO AN END ON THIRD DAY OF NCAA REGIONAL

 

Aztecs drop game at Long Beach State 7-4

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June 4, 2017 (Long Beach) - A San Diego State baseball season that produced 42 victories (tied for the most for the program in the last 15 seasons), a fourth Mountain West Conference tournament title in the last five seasons and advanced to an NCAA Regional for the fourth time in five years has ended.

AZTECS DOWN UCLA 3-2 IN 13 INNINGS AT NCAA REGIONAL

 

Winning run comes on bases-loaded hit by pitch

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June 4, 2017 (Long Beach) - San Diego State kept Its Regional hopes alive as it defeated UCLA 3-2 in 13 innings Saturday afternoon at Blair Field in Long Beach, Calif. SDSU’s winning run came in the top of the 13th when Danny Sheehan was hit by pitch with the bases loaded.

AZTECS LOSE IN REGIONAL AT LONG BEACH; FACE UCLA TOMORROW IN ELIMINATION GAME

 

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Photo:  Alan Trejo had a pair of hits and a walk in the loss to Long Beach State at the NCA Regional Friday night.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

June 2, 2017 (Long Beach) - Aztecs baseball traveled to Long Beach State tonight for the Long Beach Regional with the Dirtbags.  Senior Brett Seeburger started for the Aztecs against another senior, Dave Smith for the Dirtbags.

AZTECS WIN MOUNTAIN WEST CHAMPIONSHIP WITH 5-3 WIN OVER FRESNO STATE

 

SDSU captures conference title for fourth time in five years

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Photo:  Andrew Martinez was named the MVP of the 2017 Mountain West Baseball Tournament.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

May 28, 2017 (Alberquerque) - For the fourth time in the last five years, San Diego State is the Mountain West baseball champion, this time coming from behind to defeat Fresno State 5-3 Sunday afternoon in the title game in Albuquerque, N.M.

BULLDOGS FORCE EXTRA GAME WITH 12-1 WIN OVER AZTECS

 

SDSU suffers run-rule defeat after seven innings

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Photo:  Andrew Martinez had two hits in the loss to Fresno State on Saturday.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

May 27, 2017 (Alberquerque) - San Diego State fell victim to the tourney run rule as it dropped a 12-1 decision to Fresno State in seven innings at the Mountain West Tournament in Albuquerque, N.M. The result means both team have a loss and it will all come down to a single game for the 2017 conference championship on Sunday at 1:00 p.m. MT at Santa Ana Star Field.

AZTECS CLAIM 9-8 VICTORY OVER NEW MEXICO

 

Baseball defeats Lobos at MW Tournament

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Photo:  CJ Saylor struck out the side in order in the bottom of the ninth to record his 13th save in the win over New Mexico at the Mountain West Tournament.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

May 26, 2017 (Alberquerque) - San Diego State scored three late runs, then held off a New Mexico comeback attempt as it defeated the Lobos 9-8 at the Mountain West Tournament being contested this weekend in Albuquerque, N.M. The victory sends SDSU into the tourney title game on Saturday at 5:00 p.m. where one more win would give them the conference title.

AZTECS OPEN MOUNTAIN WEST TOURNEY WITH WIN OVER FRESNO STATE

 

Baseball down Bulldogs 18-10 in blustery wind conditions

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Photo:  Granite Hills High grad Jordan Verdon had three hits, including a two-run homer, in the win over Fresno State at the Mountain West Tournament on Thursday.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

May 25, 2017 (Alberquerque) - In a contest played with a consistent 27 mph wind blowing out to right field, San Diego State was able to generate more offense than Fresno State as it defeated the Bulldogs 18-10 in Thursday’s opening game of the Mountain West Tournament in Albuquerque, N.M.

AZTECS BASEBALL ROCKED BY FRESNO STATE 11-2

 
 
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May 20, 2017 (San Diego) - Aztecs baseball rebounded in a big way last night with a 13-3 win over Fresno State.  They would try to win the series today on Senior Day with senior Cody Thompson on the mound for the Aztecs against another senior, Dominic Topoozian for the Bulldogs.

AZTECS USE 17-HIT ATTACK TO DOWN FRESNO STATE 13-3

 

Martinez gets 100th win as head coach

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Photo:  Brett Seeburger tied his career high with 10 strikeouts and notched his 10th win of the season in the victory over Fresno State Friday evening.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

May 19, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State broke open a tight contest with a five-run sixth inning and went on to defeat Fresno State, 13-3, Friday evening at Tony Gwynn Stadium.

SDSU BASEBALL SHUT OUT BY FRESNO STATE 4-0

 

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May 18, 2017 (San Diego) - After winning the season series with USD, Aztecs baseball hosted their last Mountain West opponent of the regular season in Fresno State on Thursday night. Junior Ricky Tyler-Thomas started on the mound for the Bulldogs against senior Dominic Purpura for the Aztecs.

AZTECS DOWN TOREROS 9-5 TO WIN SEASON SERIES

 

Five-run third inning keyed by back-to-back home runs

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Photo:  Andrew Martinez's three-run homer gave the Aztecs a lead they would not relinquish in the 9-5 win over USD Tuesday evening.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

May 16, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State scored five times in the third inning to overturn a one-run deficit and go onto defeat the University of San Diego 9-5 Tuesday night at Tony Gwynn Stadium. That rally was aided by back-to-back homes runs by Andrew Martinez and Dean Nevarez.

AZTECS CAPTURE SERIES WITH 17-5 VICTORY OVER AIR FORCE

 

Sheehan, Verdon pace SDSU attack with four hits apiece

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Photo:  Jordan Verdon had four hits--including a double with three RBI--in the win at Air Force on Sunday.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

May 14, 2017 (Colorado Springs, Colo.) - San Diego State scored three times in each of the first three innings, then doubled down with six in the top of the fifth en route to a 17-5 victory over Air Force Sunday afternoon at Falcon Field in Colorado Springs, Colo.

AZTECS WIN SLUGFEST AT AIR FORCE 18-11

 

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Photo:  Andrew Martinez had three doubles and four RBI in the win at Air Force on Saturday.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

May 13, 2017 (Colorado Springs, Colo.) - San Diego State scored six runs in the fifth inning to open up a seven-run lead as it went on to defeat Air Force, 18-11, Saturday afternoon at Falcon Field in Colorado Springs, Colo. The win evened the weekend series at one game apiece as SDSU looks to win its 11th (of 12) three-game weekend series this season.

AZTECS FALL TO AIR FORCE 9-1 IN SERIES OPENER

 

Falcons hand Seeburger his second loss of the year

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Photo:  Chase Calabuig accounted for SDSU's lone run with his seventh home run of the season at Air Force Friday afternoon.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

May 12, 2017 (Colorado Springs, Colo.) - San Diego State was unable to solve Air Force pitching of much of the day as it dropped a 9-1 decision to the Falcons Friday afternoon in Colorado Springs. Although they had 10 hits in the contest, the Aztecs could not get the clutch hit when they needed it.

AZTECS ASSIST IN FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN FOR OUTFIELDER CHAD BIBLE

 

SDSU Strive Campaign set for baseball player diagnosed with cancer

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May 11, 2017 (San Diego) - The San Diego State Athletic Department and the university development staff have come together to organize a fundraising effort for Aztec baseball player Chad Bible, who has missed most of the 2017 season due to cancer.

REYES EARNS MW PITCHER OF THE WEEK AWARD

 

Aztec senior allows one hit over 5.2 innings

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May 8, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State senior left-hander Marcus Reyes has been named the Mountain West Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played through Sunday, May 7, 2017.

AZTECS SWEEP SERIES WITH 10-INNING WIN OVER SAN JOSE STATE

 

Baseball downs Spartans 6-5 on safety squeeze

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Photo:  Ryan Orr's sacrifice bunt in the top of the 10th drove home the winning run in the victory at San Jose State Sunday afternoon.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

May 7, 2017 (San Jose) - San Diego State scored the winning run on a safety squeeze in the top of the 10th inning as it defeated San Jose State 6-5 Sunday afternoon at Municipal Stadium in San Jose. It was the second consecutive extra-inning win for the Aztecs over the Spartans and allowed them to sweep not only the three-game weekend series but the full six-game slate against SJSU this season.

AZTECS DOWN SAN JOSE STATE 5-3 IN 12 INNINGS

 
Calabuig drives in three with homer, double
 
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Photo:  Chase Calabuig had a double, home run and three RBI in the win at San Jose State on Saturday.  Courtesy goaztecs.com
May 6, 2017 (San Jose) - San Diego Scored twice in the top of the 12th inning and defeated San Jose State 5-3 Saturday afternoon at Municipal Stadium in San Jose, Calif., as it registered its 11th series win of the season. The victory was also the third straight for the Aztecs, who improved to 33-15 overall and 16-7 in the Mountain West.

AZTECS RALLY TO DEFEAT SAN JOSE STATE 8-5

 

Baseball comes back twice in win over Spartans

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Photo:  Danny Sheehan had two hits, two RBI and scored once in the win at San Jose State Friday night.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

May 6, 2017 (San Jose) - San Diego State had to come from behind twice as it rallied to defeat San Jose State, 8-4, Friday night at Municipal Stadium in San Jose. The win was the fourth in four games against the Spartans for SDSU this season as it improved to 32-15 overall and 15-7 in the Mountain West.

AZTECS RALLY TO DOWN UCLA 8-6

 

Pair of homers in the ninth send SDSU to victory over Bruins

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Photo:  Andrew Martinez's two-run homer in the ninth provided the margin of victory in the 8-6 win at UCLA Tuesday night.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

May 2, 2017 (Los Angeles) - San Diego State scored three runs in the top of the ninth with a pair of home runs as it defeated UCLA 8-6 Tuesday night at Jackie Robinson Stadium in Los Angeles. The rally brought the Aztecs back from the brink as they had trailed since the fourth inning.

SEEBURGER NAMED MW PITCHER OF THE WEEK

 

 

Aztec senior wins honor for second time in 2017

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May 1, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State senior left-hander Brett Seeburger has been named the Mountain West Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played through Sunday, April 30, 2017. It is the second MW weekly accolade of the season for the Aztec hurler.

AZTECS DROP SERIES FINALE TO NEW MEXICO 12-10

 

Lobos rally for five in the seventh to defeat SDSU

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Photo:  Dean Nevarez had a pair of hits, including a home run, in the game aganst New Mexico on Sunday.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 30, 2017 (San Diego) - New Mexico scored five unanswered runs in the top of the seventh inning as it came behind for the third time in the game to defeat San Diego State 12-10 Sunday afternoon at Tony Gwynn Stadium.

AZTECS UNABLE TO OVERCOME EARLY DEFICIT IN 11-6 LOSS TO UNM

 

Lobos even weekend series at one game apiece

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Photo:  Danny Sheehan extended his hitting streak to nine games with a pair of doubles against New Mexico on Saturday.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 29, 2017 (San Diego) - After being shut out Friday evening, New Mexico scored 11 runs over the first three innings and went on to an 11-6 victory over San Diego State Saturday afternoon at Tony Gwynn Stadium. The win for the Lobos evened the weekend series at one game apiece.

 

AZTECS OPEN SERIES WITH 4-0 WIN OVER NEW MEXICO

 

Seeburger, three relievers shut out Lobos 4-0

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Photo:  Alan Trejo had three hits including a double and one RBI in the win over New Mexico Friday evening.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 29, 2017 (San Diego) - San Diego State got some excellent pitching and took advantage of scoring opportunities as it defeated New Mexico, 4-0, in the opener of the teams’ three-game series Friday evening at Tony Gwynn Stadium.

AZTECS FALL TO UC RIVERSIDE 7-4

 

Highlanders score five times in middle innings en route to win

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Photo:  David Hensley had a pair of hits and scored twice in the game against UC Riverside Tuesday evening.  Courtesy goaztecs.com

April 26, 2017 (San Diego) - UC Riverside scored five runs over the middle two innings to break a 2-2 deadlock as it went on to defeat San Diego State, 7-4, Tuesday evening at Tony Gwynn Stadium. The win provided a measure of revenge for the Highlanders, who had suffered a 10-1 setback at the hands of the Aztecs a week ago in Riverside.

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