Baseball

Oregon baseball pitcher Matt Krook to undergo Tommy John surgery, miss rest of season

By on Monday, Apr. 21 at 4:31 pm.

Oregon baseball starting pitcher Matt Krook will undergo Tommy John surgery on his throwing arm Tuesday and will miss the rest of his freshman season, the university announced Monday afternoon. James Andrews will perform the surgery. The left-hander had a 1.79 ERA and threw a Pac-12-leading 56 strikeouts before leaving Oregon’s game versus Washington with an […]


Emerald sports quotes of the week: Devon Allen ‘keeps surprising’ on gridiron and track

By on Sunday, Apr. 20 at 5:37 pm.

Every Sunday, The Emerald sports staff will collect their favorite quotes from the previous seven days. Athletes, coaches, media or anybody with a quote pertaining to Oregon sports can be included. Below are The Emerald’s favorites from the week of April 14-20. Track and field “Devon Allen keeps surprising. He is probably beat up more […]


Oregon baseball rides nine-game winning streak into huge series versus Oregon State

By on Saturday, Apr. 19 at 8:53 pm.

The No. 23 Oregon Ducks (31-10, 10-5) will head to Corvallis, Ore. for a three-game series against Oregon State (27-7, 11-4) starting Friday, April 25 with a nine-game winning streak on the line. The streak started after the tough road trip to Seattle, Wash., when the Ducks lost two of three to Washington, including a devastating loss […]


Photos: Oregon Baseball — Ducks finish off Washington State Cougars 2-1

By on Sunday, Apr. 20 at 1:42 pm.

The Oregon Ducks baseball team (30-10, 9-5 Pac-12) hosts the Washington State University Cougars (17-18, 7-7 PAC-12) at PK Park in Eugene on Saturday, April 19. On Friday, the Ducks beat the Cougars 6-3 handing Oregon head coach George Horton his 700th Division I victory. On top of that, Jeff Gold pitched seven innings allowing […]


Outfield defense saves Oregon baseball in 2-1 win and series sweep of Washington State

By on Saturday, Apr. 19 at 7:04 pm.

The Oregon baseball team (31-10, 10-5 Pac-12) narrowly beat Washington State 2-1 Saturday to sweep the Cougars (17-19, 7-8), thanks to some excellent defense from the Ducks’ outfielders. In the eighth inning with Oregon up 2-1, Luke Stratman came up with two outs and hit a single up the middle that appeared to plate Michael […]


Photos: Oregon Baseball — Ducks conquer Washington State Cougars 6-3

By on Friday, Apr. 18 at 9:31 pm.

The Oregon Ducks baseball team (29-10, 8-5 Pac-12) hosts the Washington State University Cougars (17-17, 7-6) at PK Park in Eugene on Friday, April 18. The Ducks played the Cougars in the first game of the series on Thursday, and beat them in a rainy matchup 11-1. Between Oregon infielder Mitchell Tolman being named national […]


Clutch hitting gives Oregon baseball 6-3 win over Washington State

By on Friday, Apr. 18 at 10:19 pm.

Jeff Gold tied the NCAA lead for victories (9-0) as No. 23 Oregon baseball bested Washington State 6-3 with clutch two-out hitting. Five of Oregon’s six runs came with two outs, started by Steven Packard’s perfectly executed bunt with two outs to score Mitchell Tolman in the fourth. After Shaun Chase walked to load the […]


Photos: Oregon Baseball – Ducks make it rain against Washington State 11-1

By on Thursday, Apr. 17 at 10:37 pm.

The Oregon Ducks baseball team (29-10, 8-5 Pac-12) hosted the University of Washington Cougars  (17-17, 7-6)  in a rainy matchup at PK Park in Eugene on Thursday, April 17. The Ducks came off a close win against the University of San Diego Toreros on Monday, barely beating them 4-3. During Thursday’s game, steady rain kept the […]


Oregon baseball demolishes Washington State 11-1 in sloppy night at PK Park

By on Thursday, Apr. 17 at 11:39 pm.

Oregon baseball (29-10, 8-5 Pac-12) took advantage of some early Washington State mistakes and showed off its power in an 11-1 blowout win over the Cougars (17-17, 7-6) Thursday night at rainy PK Park. Ducks starting pitcher Tommy Thorpe threw seven shutout innings, giving up two hits and two walks while striking out eight. Thorpe […]


Oregon baseball faces Washington State for three-game series starting Thursday

By on Wednesday, Apr. 16 at 9:50 pm.

The No. 23 Oregon baseball team (28-10, 7-5 Pac-12) will host Washington State (16-16, 7-5) for a three-game series starting Thursday at 6 p.m. The Ducks’ last conference game was a heartbreaking 10th inning loss to Washington on April 6 in which Oregon’s bullpen surrendered a 4-2 lead in the final inning. Since then, Oregon […]


Oregon baseball’s Mitchell Tolman named national hitter of the week

By on Tuesday, Apr. 15 at 1:35 pm.

The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association named Oregon third baseman Mitchell Tolman the national hitter of the week on Tuesday, a day after he earned Pac-12 player of the week honors. He now has two NCBWA hitter of the week awards in his career (first this season). Tolman hit .600 (9-for-15) with six RBIs in No. […]


After battling injuries, Oregon baseball pitcher Brando Tessar might earn weekend starting role

By on Tuesday, Apr. 22 at 11:38 pm.

Brando Tessar posted his second straight gem on Monday. The senior Oregon baseball pitcher threw seven scoreless innings in the Ducks’ 4-3 win over San Diego, just like he did against Portland last Wednesday. In each start, he appeared in more innings than all of last season. “I’ve been hurt for the last two years […]


Free passes help net 4-3 victory for No. 23 Oregon baseball over San Diego

By on Monday, Apr. 14 at 5:39 pm.

Oregon baseball’s hitters drew eight walks and were hit seven times by San Diego pitchers on Monday afternoon at PK Park, helping the No. 23 Ducks (28-10) sneak by the Toreros (25-11) 4-3 for their sixth straight win. San Diego compiled twice as many hits as Oregon (12-to-6) but the walks, hit batters and one huge error proved […]


Emerald Quick Hits: Baseball’s Mitchell Tolman earns Pac-12 player of the week

By on Monday, Apr. 14 at 3:57 pm.

-Third baseman Mitchell Tolman was named Pac-12 player of the week today. This was the Lake Forest, Calif. sophomore’s first time receiving the award. Tolman hit .600 as the Oregon baseball team won five times last week. Tolman was 9-for-15 on the week with six RBIs and five runs. He had a hit in all five games this week in the Ducks’ […]


Photos: Oregon Baseball – Ducks continue win streak against UC Riverside Highlanders 7-4

By on Saturday, Apr. 12 at 5:36 pm.

The No. 25 Oregon Ducks baseball team (25-10, 7-5 Pac-12) hosts UC Riverside (14-15, 3-3 Big West) this weekend at PK Park for a three-game series. During the first game of the series on Fri., Apr. 11, zero runs were scored during the first and second innings. Once the Ducks were up to bat at […]


Oregon baseball holds on to beat UC Riverside 7-4 for series victory

By on Saturday, Apr. 12 at 5:55 pm.

The Oregon baseball team (26-10) clinched the series victory over UC Riverside (14-16) on Saturday afternoon with a 7-4 win. The Ducks nearly surrendered a four-run lead, but a strong performance from the bullpen and some late insurance runs sealed the game on a sunny day at PK Park. Jeff Gold got his first Saturday […]


Thorpe, Baumgartner lead Oregon baseball to 7-2 win over UC Riverside

By on Friday, Apr. 11 at 10:15 pm.

The Oregon baseball team (25-10) handled the UC Riverside Highlanders (14-15) by a final score of 7-2 Friday night at PK Park, thanks mainly to starting pitcher Tommy Thorpe and right fielder Tyler Baumgartner. Thorpe was sharp throughout the night, finishing with seven strikeouts in seven innings while giving up two hits, a walk and […]