MU Baseball

Cubs take Missouri's Rob Zastryzny in MLB draft

Missouri senior pitcher Rob Zastryzny was chosen with the 41st overall pick of Thursday evening's Major League Baseball draft.

Missouri baseball players Keaton Steele, Josh Lester earn All-SEC honors

The Tigers' Keaton Steele and Josh Lester were named to the All-Southeastern Conference teams Tuesday.

Missouri baseball ends season with 17-inning loss at SEC tournament

Mississippi State scored on a two-out single in the 17th inning to beat Missouri 2-1 early Wednesday morning in the opening round of the SEC baseball tournament.

Missouri baseball faces single-elimination in tough SEC tournament

The sudden-death round was added because of the expansion of the tournament field from 10 to 12 teams. The top four seeds receive a bye to the second round, where double-elimination play begins. Missouri is the No. 12 seed.

Zastryzny hopes to extend his pitching career with Missouri baseball team

It wasn’t Rob Zastryzny's Senior Day, but Saturday still might have been his last game at Taylor Stadium. Zastryzny, who has been the Tigers’ top starter for the past three seasons, is eligible for the 2013 Major League Baseball Draft and, barring catastrophe, will likely be offered a six- or seven-figure contract to pitch professionally.

Victory earns Missouri baseball team trip to SEC tournament

Friday night's results earned the Tigers the 12th and final spot in the Southeastern Conference tournament. Tennessee lost at home to Texas A&M just before Missouri rallied to beat visiting Kentucky 4-3.

Seniors Sommerfeld and Champagne continue resurgence for Missouri baseball team

Seniors Scott Sommerfeld and Brannon Champagne played key roles in the Tigers' 4-2 win Thursday over Kentucky.

THE WEEK IN MISSOURI SPORTS: Missouri baseball loses to Alabama, Missouri softball loses to Florida

This week in Missouri sports, the Missouri baseball and softball teams had different experiences at weekend series. The baseball team lost in a three-game series against Alabama. The Missouri softball team won against Arkansas, advancing the team to the semifinals, only to lose against Florida 10-4.

Missouri baseball blows ninth inning lead in loss to Alabama

Missouri baseball committed four errors and gave up five unearned runs in its 7-6 loss to Alabama on Sunday.

Missouri baseball beats Alabama 7-3

The Tigers ended their five-game losing streak Saturday.

Missouri baseball team loses at Alabama

Alabama beat Missouri 9-7 Friday night at Sewell-Thomas Stadium. The Tigers gave up six straight hits and seven runs in the seventh inning of the game. Missouri scored five runs in the eighth inning but could not complete another rally in the 9th.

Missouri baseball player Gavin Stark charged with burglary, resisting arrest

Missouri has suspended Gavin Stark indefinitely and spokesman Shawn Davis said the Athletics Department is still gathering details about the event. Stark, who started 17 games at first base for Missouri in 2012, has started four games this season.

Rain in Tennesee keeps Missouri baseball afloat

Two rainouts in a series between Georgia and Tennessee helped Missouri maintain its position in the hunt for the final spot in this season's SEC tournament.

THE WEEK IN PHOTOS: Softball, baseball games reign at end of seasons

The best photographs by Missourian photographers in the past week include Hickman Prom and softball and baseball games.

THE WEEK IN MISSOURI SPORTS: Missouri baseball struggles, softball snags last regular season win

This week in Missouri sports, the Missouri baseball team ended its nonconference  season with an upset loss to Southeast Missouri state and was swept in a weekend series with Texas A&M. Missouri softball team won two games against No. 2 Tennessee.

Missouri baseball commits four errors in ninth inning against Texas A&M

All six runs allowed by the Tigers (15-27, 7-16 Southeastern Conference) were unearned. Texas A&M also scored three runs in the first inning.

Missouri baseball drops series opener to Texas A&M

The Tigers only managed two hits in a low-scoring affair. Rob Zastryzny's record is now 2-9 despite his maintaining an ERA under 4.00. 

Missouri baseball team lacks focus in loss to Southeast Missouri State

Missouri dropped its final nonconference game of the season Tuesday night 9-7 against  Southeast Missouri State, the 231st-ranked team in the country according to the NCAA's Ratings Percentage Index.

Missouri third baseman Segovia finally has his day

The Missouri players were uncharacteristically jubilant after sweeping Auburn in a doubleheader Sunday, 3-1 in the first game and 4-1 in the second game, to take its first Southeastern Conference series win at home.

Rain delays Missouri baseball game against Auburn on Saturday

The start time for the Missouri baseball team's Saturday game against Southeastern Conference opponent Auburn has been moved back from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. because of rain.