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Los Angeles Dodgers win World Series for the first time in...

 It was the top of the ninth, and Julio Urias was on the mound. Los Angeles was up 3-1 with 2 outs. One more...

Several Highlanders make their professional debut

Two Highlanders from the baseball team will be moving onto the majors after being drafted into the MLB. Junior pitcher Connor Cannon and senior...

Highlander Hot Take: Versatile pitchers are here to stay

Historically, pitchers in the MLB have been some of the most dismal hitters the game has ever seen. Some of the best pitchers in...

Highlander Hot Take: MLB has a new game, and speed is...

If there’s one thing I hate about Major League Baseball (MLB), it’s the pace of the game. In the last few years, America’s pastime...

UNFiltered: Catching up with legendary UCR baseball coach Doug Smith

If simply hearing the roar of cheers that encapsulated the Plex on Friday evening, one would not know if it were former UCR baseball...

MLB postseason preview and predictions

  Fall is ushered in every year by three things: school, orange leaves and the MLB postseason. This year is no different, as eight teams...

MLB Preview: What to expect for the rest of the season

  The first quarter of baseball is officially over, and now the rumors and gossip begin. The ascent of a few surprise teams coupled with...

Returning home: Troy Percival

  They say home is where the heart is. For 14-year major leaguer Troy Percival, home was never too far away. On July 29, Percival was...

Six Highlanders drafted in 2014 MLB Draft

Not knowing the next step in a collegiate career can give any student athlete pause, but beginning on Friday, June 6, six UCR baseball...

Baseball: Doug Smith announces retirement after 36 years

On June 3, 2014, Head Coach Doug Smith announced his retirement from the baseball program at UC Riverside. Smith has been a part of...