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A look into the No. 1 ranked Hogs’ pitching

A look into the No. 1 ranked Hogs’ pitching

Last year, the Arkansas pitching staff posted an ERA of 2.83 and carried the Razorback baseball team to a College World Series appearance.

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Editorial: Potential steroid use should not hinder HOF inductions

For the first time since 1996, no former baseball player will be inducted into the Professional Baseball Hall of Fame.

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Pablo Sandoval hits 3 homers as Giants win game one of World Series

Orange towels waved violently in the air as the Giants inched inning by inning to a 8-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers in game one of the World Series.

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Column: Nationals’ ace could sit before season’s end, miss playoffs

The best player on the best team on the best pitching staff could become a spectator down the stretch. Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg is creeping closer to his team-imposed limit of between 160 and 180 innings pitched in 2012.

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Arizona baseball disposes of Gamecocks, crowned national champs

National Champions. For 26 years, that title has gone to a school other than Arizona, including South Carolina both of the last two years. The College World Series trophy is making the journey back to Tucson, after the Wildcats went 10-0 in the postseason to get it, capping off the run with a 4-1 closeout of the Gamecocks Monday night.

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Arizona baseball defeats South Carolina in Game 1 of championship series, 5-1

Another postseason game, another stellar performance from starting pitcher Konner Wade for Arizona baseball, which with its 5-1 win over South Carolina in Game 1 of the College World Series final, is now just one more win in from Arizona’s first national title since 1986.

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Arizona baseball prepares for Florida State, round two

If Arizona baseball wants to earn its way to the championship round of the College World Series, it’s going to have to get past the same Florida State team that gave them so many fits in last Friday’s 12 inning, 4-3 win.

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Seminoles’ patience pays off in Omaha

It has been a long, grueling week in Omaha for the Florida State Seminoles, but it’s one they’re more than happy to stretch out.

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Gators mistakes prove costly in early College World Series exit

Gators mistakes prove costly in early College World Series exit

The Gators were the last team to leave Omaha disappointed in 2011. In 2012, they are one of the first. Top-ranked Florida (47-20) will leave the College World Series winless after a 5-4 loss to Kent State (47-19) in an elimination game Monday.

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Q&A with MLB commissioner Bud Selig

Since taking over as commissioner of Major League Baseball in 1992, Bud Selig has overseen baseball’s infamous Steroid Era, led multiple expansion campaigns and taken the game to new economic and social heights.

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