The Daily Aztec

Baseball team positions

by Michael Manbert

February 16, 2012

Filed under Uncategorized

Left field - Dillon Bryant Despite hitting a mediocre .268 last year, Bryant finished the season strongly, hitting .387 in the Aztecs’ final 10 games. Slated to begin the game on the bench, Bryant was thrust into a...

The time is now for SDSU’s Meredith

by Antonio Morales

June 12, 2011

Filed under Sports

Three years ago, the timing wasn’t right for San Diego State junior outfielder / first baseman Brandon Meredith. Meredith was selected in the 15th round of the Major League Baseball draft by the Tampa Bay Rays in 2008 but turned down the big leagues and opted to join the San Diego State baseball team. “I think I wasn’t ready to go,” Meredith...

Utah’s Cron blasts walkoff in ninth

by Beau Bearden

May 10, 2011

Filed under Sports

With the score tied 3-3 in the bottom of the ninth, the San Diego State baseball team was two outs away from sending Sunday’s contest into extra innings. However, Utah had other plans. Ute first baseman C.J. Cron stepped to...

Meredith powers Aztecs in sweep

by Beau Bearden

May 2, 2011

Filed under Sports

Some of the hometown fans in attendance at Sunday afternoon’s contest between the San Diego State baseball team and West Carolina in Cullowhee, N.C. may not have been too happy. After more than three hours of baseball, the game was called with SDSU earnin...

Falcons snap Aztecs’ nine-year win streak

by Beau Bearden

April 25, 2011

Filed under Sports

Prior to last weekend’s series with Air Force, the San Diego State baseball team hadn’t lost to the Falcons since 2002 when it dropped all three games in Colorado Springs, Colo. The streak looked like it would go on when the Aztecs crushed Air Force...

MLB Draft looms on Meredith’s mind

by Beau Bearden

April 20, 2011

Filed under Sports

Brandon Meredith has 18 regular-season contests left as a junior outfielder for the San Diego State baseball team, but those may be his last games in a SDSU uniform. Meredith said he could see himself foregoing his senior year...

Baseball helping Gwynn’s cancer recovery

by Beau Bearden

April 18, 2011

Filed under Sports

Tony Gwynn has yet to receive a definite answer from his doctor. The head coach of the San Diego State baseball team was told last week he is doing well, but won’t know for awhile whether he still remains cancer-free...

No sweep for SDSU

by Beau Bearden

April 12, 2011

Filed under Sports

On the verge of getting its first sweep in Mountain West Conference play, the San Diego State baseball team dropped a 10-6 decision to Utah on Sunday afternoon at Tony Gwynn Stadium. “We didn’t really pitch real good ...

Aztecs ride big inning to win against Utah

by Beau Bearden

April 11, 2011

Filed under Sports

At first glance, it looks as if there is a mistake in the box score. One hit in the bottom of the third. Usually that doesn’t produce much offense, but the San Diego State baseball team scored seven runs on Saturday afternoon with the help o...

Fifteen walks doom Aztecs in 11-7 loss

by Beau Bearden

April 4, 2011

Filed under Sports

After the final pitch was thrown, one statistic stood out in San Diego State’s Sunday afternoon game against Oral Roberts. It wasn’t the eight pitchers the SDSU baseball team used, it wasn’t the 11 runs Oral Roberts ...

One bad SDSU inning prevents MWC sweep

by Beau Bearden

March 22, 2011

Filed under Sports

One inning. If it wasn’t for one inning, the San Diego State baseball team would be undefeated in Mountain West Conference play. But that was not the case after SDSU dropped the series finale against New Mexico, 6-4, on Sunday afternoon at T...