In the eighth and ninth inning Saturday against Oklahoma, Missouri turned double plays to escape jams and clinch a 5-4 Tigers' victory in the Big 12 baseball tournament in Oklahoma City. Missouri finished 2-1 in pool play and will play in the championship game at 1 p.m. Sunday. The game will be broadcast on FSN.
Texas, Baylor and Kansas State each finished play in their division of the Big 12 baseball tournament with a 2-1 record and Kansas went 0-3. Texas advances to play in the championship game at 1 p.m. Sunday because of a tiebreaker that advances the higher seed.
Entering the bottom of the eighth with a one-run lead against Texas Tech, the Missouri bullpen allowed three runs to score. The Red Raiders held on for a 4-2 win at Bricktown Ballpark in Oklahoma City in the Tigers' second game of the Big 12 tournament.
Missouri ace Kyle Gibson pitched six scoreless innings in Missouri's 5-2 win over Texas A&M in its opener at the Big 12 baseball tournament in Oklahoma City. First baseman Steve Gray hit a home run and third baseman Kyle Mach extended his hitting streak to 16 games.
Missouri ace Kyle Gibson is expected to start against Texas A&M Aggies at about 4 p.m. today at Bricktown Ballpark in Oklahoma City. Missouri won two of three regular season games against the Aggies in Columbia.
The Tigers came from behind to beat Cal. St.-Bakersfield 8-5. Senior Kyle Mach extended his hitting streak to 15 games, going three-for-four.
The redshirt sophomore has earned appearances out of the bullpen with a unique delivery.
The Missouri baseball team hosts Cal-State Bakersfield over the weekend in a three-game series starting at 6:30 p.m. Friday.
Kansas had tied the score at 12 in the ninth with a grand slam home run. But then sophomore catcher Ryan Ampleman came back with his winning home run. The victory means the Jayhawks have not won a series in Columbia since 1983.
The Missouri baseball team lost to Kansas 7-4 on Saturday afternoon at Taylor Stadium. The loss ended the Tigers (29-23) seven-game winning streak in the Big 12 and ruining the Tigers' chances of ending the weekend in first place in the conference standings.
Tex Little started as the voice of Tigers baseball in 1987 and has put in 19 years behind the microphone.
Outfielder Greg Folgia hit a three-run inside-the-park to give the Tigers a four run lead in the fifth inning helping the Tigers beat the Jayhawks 8-5. Folgia also hit a solo home run in the first inning.
Missouri used the pitcher-by-committee approach for the 16th time this season, but it didn't work, falling 10-5 to Missouri State on Tuesday night at Taylor Stadium to end a seven-game winning streak.
Tigers extend winning streak to seven games.
The Missouri baseball team extended its winning streak to five games with an 8-4 victory Friday night at Nebraska.
The Missouri baseball team won its fourth-straight game in a 7-4 victory over Eastern Illinois on Tuesday in O’Fallon.
A 10-run inning helps Missouri roll to an 18-7 win over the Red Raiders. Aaron Senne was just a single away from hitting for the cycle.