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KYLE WRIGHT DRAFTED BY BRAVES!

Nashville, Tenn. (VUAD)– Junior Kyle Wright was selected fifth overall by the Atlanta Braves in the first round of the Major League Baseball draft on Monday night to become the 17th first round selection out of Vanderbilt. (more…)

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OREGON STATE DOWNS VANDY 8-4

Nashville, Tenn. (VUAD)– Vanderbilt could not overcome a fast start from No. 1 Oregon State on Friday night in an 8-4 loss in the first game of a best-of-three Super Regional series. (more…)

SEC STORMS THROUGH NCAA BASEBALL REGIONAL

SEC STORMS THROUGH NCAA BASEBALL REGIONAL

Over 290 teams started the season with hopes and aspirations of winning the Division I College Baseball National Title. As of today, only 16 teams remain in the hunt, six of those teams are from the SEC. Yes- Florida, Kentucky, LSU, Mississippi State, Texas A&M, and Vanderbilt all stormed through their Regionals. (more…)

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VANDERBILT SHUTS OUT CLEMSON; WINS REGIONAL

The Vanderbilt Commodores earned their seventh trip to a Super Regional in program history when they defeated Clemson 8-0 on Monday night. The Commodores got a solid performance from Matt Ruppenthal who struck out five and allowed just three hits and a walk in six innings pitched. Next up for Vandy is a trip to […]

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VANDY FALLS TO CLEMSON 6-0

On a night when nothing would go right for the Commodores, Vandy fell to Clemson 6-0. Limited to just two hits, nearly every hit ball went straight to a Tiger defender or the defender made a miraculous catch. (more…)

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VANDY DANDY IN GAME 1 OF NCAA

Clemson, S.C- Vanderbilt’s Will Toffey had four hits and 3 RBIs as Vanderbilt defeated St. John’s 13-4 in game one at the NCAA Baseball Clemson Regional. (more…)

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VANDERBILT PLAYERS INSPIRED ON ANNIVERSARY OF EVERETT PASSING

Vanderbilt hammered No. 25 St. John’s 13-4 on Friday in Clemson, S.C., in the first game of that regional. The date of Friday’s big win actually marked the anniversary of the tragic loss of Donny Everett last year. After the game head coach Tim Corbin along with players Will Toffey and Patrick Raby discussed the […]

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2017 NCAA BASEBALL TOURNAMENT FIELD BEST-TO-WORST

The SEC leads the nation in NCAA Baseball Tournament bids yet again, with eight teams set to compete. Look inside for a rundown of all the regionals and teams. Find out which teams can hit the best and which teams excel at pitching and fielding. (more…)

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VANDERBILT AND ALABAMA BATTLE TO 3-3 TIE

Nashville, Tenn. (VUAD)– Vanderbilt rallied late on Saturday afternoon at Hawkins Field to pull even with Alabama 3-3 before the rains came and forced a tie between the two teams. Trailing 3-1 entering the bottom of the seventh, Will Toffey blasted his eighth home run of the season out to right field with two down […]

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VANDERBILT WINS SERIES OVER ALABAMA WITH 13-1 VICTORY

Nashville, Tenn. (VUAD)– Vanderbilt used another big first inning and a dominant outing from Kyle Wright to cruise by Alabama 13-1 on Friday night at Hawkins Field. For the second night in a row, the Commodores (33-21, 15-13) used a big first inning to roll by the Crimson Tide (19-34, 5-24). The Dores scored five […]

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COMMODORES THRASH BAMA 18-1

Nashville, (VUAD) Tenn. – Vanderbilt scored five runs in the first inning and matched a season-high 21 hits in cruising to an 18-1 win over Alabama in the series opener at Hawkins Field on Thursday night. A Ro Coleman single jump-started the rally in the first and set off a string of seven consecutive Commodores […]

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VANDERBILT BLASTS MTSU 17-7

Nashville, Tenn. (VUAD) – Vanderbilt rolled over Middle Tennessee 17-7 on Tuesday night at Hawkins Field with 11 different Commodores combining for 17 hits. The rout was on from the very first pitch of the bottom of the first inning when Will Toffey belted his seventh home run of the season out to right-center field. […]

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VANDY EVENS SERIES AT ARKANSAS WITH 6-2 WIN

Fayetteville, Ark. (VUAD)– Kyle Wright turned in seven scoreless innings to help Vanderbilt even the series with a 6-2 win at Arkansas on Saturday night at Baum Stadium. Wright dominated the Razorbacks (36-14, 15-10) from the start on Saturday, striking out the first batters of the game to set the tone for the night. The […]

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ARKANSAS RALLIES PAST VANDERBILT 4-3

Fayetteville, Ark. (VUAD) – Vanderbilt watched a lead slip away in a 4-3 loss at No. 18 Arkansas on Friday night at Baum Stadium. The Commodores (29-20, 12-12) vaulted into the lead in the second inning when Ethan Paul’s fifth homer of the year found its way into the trees beyond the right field wall […]

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VANDERBILT BLASTS MISSOURI 14-5

Nashville, Tenn. (VUAD)– Julian Infante drove in seven runs and Zach King turned in 5.1 no-hit innings to lead Vanderbilt to a series-clinching 14-5 win on Sunday afternoon at Hawkins Field. With the series on the line, the Commodores (29-18, 12-11) came out swinging, scoring four runs in the first two innings to claim an […]

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VANDERBILT TAKES GAME 1 OF MISSOURI SERIES, 5-2

Nashville, Tenn. (VUAD)– Vanderbilt rallied for four runs in the fifth inning and held on for a 5-2 victory over Missouri on Friday night at Hawkins Field. The Commodores (28-17, 11-10) scratched out a run in the third inning to pull even with the Tigers (28-19, 8-14) but it was a big rally in the […]