Cal Poly to Host Nebraska for Four Baseball Games This WeekendCal Poly (7-12, 0-0 Big West), which earned its first series win of the 2017 baseball season by taking two of three games against Wichita State last week, concludes a 12-game homestand with a four-game non-conference series against Nebraska (9-9, 0-0 Big Ten).
Cal Poly Clinches Series Against Wichita State With 3-0 ShutoutSpencer Howard and two relievers combined on a four-hit shutout and 14 strikeouts as Cal Poly earned its first series win of the 2017 baseball season, blanking Wichita State 3-0 in a non-conference game Saturday night before 1,441 inside Baggett Stadium.
Cal Poly Earns First Walkoff Victory of 2017 Season, 5-4 in 13 InningsA triple to the gap in left-center field by Kyle Marinconz scored Nick Meyer from first base and lifted Cal Poly to its first walkoff win of the year, a 13-inning, 5-4 triumph over Wichita State in the opener of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night before 1,340 in Baggett Stadium.
Cal Poly Erupts for 16 Runs on 16 Hits; Salvages One Win in LMU SeriesFirst baseman Elijah Skipps jumpstarted the offense with a two-run home run and a triple while left fielder Josh George and catcher Nick Meyer both drove in four runs as Cal Poly salvaged a victory in its series against Loyola Marymount with a 16-1 triumph Sunday afternoon before 1,496 fans in windy Baggett Stadium.
Cal Poly Falls to Loyola Marymount in 10 Innings, 6-5Cal Poly let 1-0 and 5-1 leads slip away as Loyola Marymount scored three unearned runs in the ninth inning to force extra frames and Nathan Keavy singled to knock in the winning run in the 10th for a 6-5 victory Saturday night before 1,525 inside Baggett Stadium.
Cal Poly Continues 12-Game Home Stand With Weekend Series vs. LMUCal Poly (3-9, 0-0 Big West), which opened the home portion of its 2017 schedule with a 9-7 victory over CSU Bakersfield on Tuesday after playing its first 11 games on the road, continues a 12-game homestand with a three-game weekend series against Loyola Marymount (6-7, 0-0 West Coast).
Cal Poly Wraps Up Season-Opening 11-Game Road Trip With 4 This WeekCal Poly, which won its season opener at Cal but has dropped six games since and has been held to just six runs over its last five contests, will play four more games on the road this week, starting with a single game Tuesday night at Santa Clara and continuing with a three-game series Friday through Sunday at San Diego State.
Pacific Clinches Series Against Cal Poly for First Time Since 1999For the fourth time in Cal Poly's 23 Division I seasons, the Mustangs have been shut out in back-to-back games. A 2-0 winner Friday night, Pacific beat Cal Poly 16-0 Saturday afternoon at Klein Family Field, clinching a three-game series against the Mustangs for the first time since the 1999 season.
Cal Poly Falls to Pacific, 2-0, in Opener of Non-Conference SeriesJunior right-hander Erich Uelmen allowed one earned run and four hits over 7 2/3 innings with a career-high 10 strikeouts, but received no run support as Pacific defeated Cal Poly 2-0 in the opener of a three-game non-conference baseball series Friday night at Klein Family Field.
Light-Hitting Mustangs Fall to Stanford, 5-2Stanford pitchers struck out 15 Cal Poly hitters and held the Mustangs to one hit in the first six innings en route to a 5-2 victory in a non-conference baseball game Thursday night at Sunken Diamond.
Cal Poly Plays Four More Games in Northern California This WeekendCal Poly, which won its season opener but dropped the next two games of a three-game series at California last weekend, will play four more games in Northern California this weekend, starting with a makeup game Thursday night at Stanford and continuing with a three-game series Friday through Sunday at Pacific.