Baseball

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 Monday, Apr. 14 at 11:02 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 […]


Oregon baseball hosts UC Riverside for three-game series this weekend

By on Friday, Apr. 11 at 12:51 am.

Oregon baseball (24-10, 7-5 Pac-12) hosts UC Riverside (14-14, 3-3 Big West) this weekend at PK Park for a three-game series. The Ducks are coming off a two-game sweep of Portland and play each of their next four games against non-conference opponents. The major question that’s being asked around Oregon baseball is, “who will replace […]


Brando Tessar leads Oregon baseball in 3-0 shutout of Portland

By on Wednesday, Apr. 9 at 8:19 pm.

After a 15-10 win at home Tuesday against Portland, Oregon baseball second baseman Aaron Payne could only hope that an offensive showing of that caliber would carry over. “Hopefully we can take this momentum and roll with it in these upcoming games,” Payne said. In the second game of a home-and-home series with the Pilots […]


Remembering some of the Oregon baseball icons

By on Wednesday, Apr. 9 at 6:54 pm.

The first Oregon sporting event was not football, basketball or track and field. It was baseball. “The first intercollegiate sporting event played on the University of Oregon campus was a baseball game back in 1877, one year after the UO was established,” said former University of Oregon President Dave Frohnmayer in 2007 after an announcement to […]


Photos: Oregon Baseball — Ducks offense explodes 15-10 over Portland Pilots

By on Tuesday, Apr. 8 at 11:39 pm.

The No. 25 Oregon baseball team (22-10, 7-5 Pac-12) takes on the University of Portland Pilots (7-32) on Tuesday, April 8. The Ducks are looking to improve their record after traveling through Washington for the past two weeks ending the road trip with five wins and five losses spread out between four different schools. The […]


Oregon baseball scores nine runs in first inning, beats Portland 15-10

By on Wednesday, Apr. 9 at 12:34 pm.

After 25 runs scored, four errors and three hours and 24 minutes of game play, head coach George Horton summed up tonight’s game succinctly. “It’s good to be home,” Horton said as he walked into the postgame media session. After a 10-game road trip, Oregon (23-10) returned home Tuesday night to beat the visiting Portland […]


Washington comes back and walks off in 10th inning to take Ducks baseball game three 5-4

By on Monday, Apr. 7 at 10:42 pm.

The rubber match of Oregon baseball’s road series versus Washington came down to the 10th inning, where both teams picked up a crooked number. But the Huskies (22-6-1, 9-2 Pac-12) posted the bigger number, walking off in a 5-4 win. Jake Reed took the mound to start the bottom of the 10th inning after the […]


Oregon baseball: Ducks take game one from Pac-12 leader Washington 10-3

By on Saturday, Apr. 5 at 12:44 am.

The No. 19 Oregon baseball team went into its weekend road series against No. 14 Washington trailing the Huskies by two games in the conference standings. The Ducks (22-8, 7-3 Pac-12) would get a game closer to the top of the standings after their 10-3 Friday in Seattle, Wash. Tommy Thorpe (3-3, 3.07 ERA) got the […]


Oregon baseball: Oregon’s 18 hits lead way to 14-5 win over Gonzaga for series sweep

By on Wednesday, Apr. 2 at 7:22 pm.

After taking game one of the two-game series against Gonzaga the Oregon baseball team’s bats made a statement in Spokane, Wash., Wednesday afternoon. Oregon (21-8) compiled 18 total hits and scored five or more runs in two separate innings en route to a 14-5 victory 0ver the Bulldogs (10-18) to sweep the series. Oregon starting pitcher […]