Articles Tagged With ‘Cal Poly baseball’

Cal Poly loses series to national runner-up Michigan

By JOSH FRIEDMAN In a pre-Election Day special, the 5th-ranked Michigan Wolverines rallied in the late innings Sunday to defeat the Cal Poly Mustangs 4-2 and win the deciding game of a non-conference series played this weekend in San Luis... (Continue reading)

Star pitcher who lost eye retires, returns to Cal Poly

Seven months after losing his right eye in a freak accident involving an exercise band, former Cal Poly ace and minor league pitcher, Matt Imhof, announced he is retiring from baseball as a player and returning to school. Imhof says... (Continue reading)

Former Cal Poly star pitcher loses right eye

Former Cal Poly ace and current minor league pitcher, Matt Imhof, lost his right eye Tuesday, four days after a freak accident during a stretching exercise. It is unclear whether his baseball career will continue. The accident occurred on June... (Continue reading)

Banished superfan returns to SLO in new colors

By JOSH FRIEDMAN Two years after bringing UC Irvine banners, costumes and masks to San Luis Obispo, superfan Keith Franklin is returning to Baggett Stadium to cheer on Irvine’s biggest rival. Franklin, 51, is now an avowed “anarchist” and a... (Continue reading)

Pepperdine ends storied Cal Poly season

By JOSH FRIEDMAN Pepperdine won a dramatic final game of the San Luis Obispo Regional 10–6 Sunday night, giving the Waves the regional crown and ending Cal Poly’s most successful season in the history of its baseball program. Cal Poly... (Continue reading)

Cal Poly survives elimination to set up 6 p.m. rematch with Pepperdine

Ca Poly led 5-1 after four innings in an elimination game Sunday afternoon at Bagget Stadium, but barely held on to win 6-5 after Sacramento State rallied and placed the tying run on first base in the bottom of the... (Continue reading)

Cal Poly collides with itself, loses lead and game to Pepperdine

By JOSH FRIEDMAN Like last year, Cal Poly blew a lead and lost the second game of its regional after a routine fly ball fell to the outfield grass. The Mustangs led Pepperdine 1-0 in the bottom of the seventh... (Continue reading)

NCAA regional coming to Cal Poly

By JOSH FRIEDMAN The Cal Poly baseball team will host an NCAA regional for the first time in school history this weekend. Cal Poly finished the regular season with a 45-10 record, the best in program history, and won the... (Continue reading)

Cal Poly claims conference championship

By JOSH FRIEDMAN Cal Poly won its first Big West Conference championship Sunday with a 3-2 victory over Cal State Northridge. The Mustangs led 3-1 with two outs in the bottom of the ninth and the bases empty, but Cal... (Continue reading)

Cal Poly clinches final weekend series

Cal Poly beat Cal State Northridge 6-3 Saturday afternoon to clinch its final weekend series on the 2014 schedule. After hitting two home runs Friday, third baseman Jimmy Allen homered in his first at bat Saturday to put the Mustangs... (Continue reading)