OMAHA, Neb. - UCLA's offense showed up this time, which meant Mississippi State never had a chance.
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Before playing their first College World Series game, the Arizona Wildcats donned their red jerseys, white pants and navy caps and walked as a team to a bronze statue outside of TD Ameritrade Park.
Arizona Athletics will hold an official NCAA Baseball National Championship Recognition on campus Tuesday at McKale Memorial Center.
OMAHA, Neb. — Kurt Heyer was working fast, pumping strikes and sweating hard Thursday when Alex Mejia chirped from the shortstop position.
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Arizona Wildcats baseball
The ESPN network televised nearly 10 hours of Arizona Wildcats baseball last weekend, and will show even more during a sun-soaked super regional that starts Friday.
Alex Mejia, tagging out an Oregon runner, is one of several Wildcats with extensive tournament experience.
UA coach Andy Lopez, instructing his team before a practice, was so unconcerned about selection day that he went grocery shopping.
Bracketology is a young man's game, better left to those with eyes to scoreboard-watch and stomachs made of steel. Sometimes, however, the long process can be strangely stress-free.
Arizona State has changed its logo, its colors and its coach and is barred from playing in the NCAA tournament, but the same four-letter word applies to Sun Devil baseball.
The Arizona Wildcats will face rival Arizona State this weekend with both the Pac-12 championship and in-state bragging rights at stake.