MU Baseball

Missouri baseball benches last season's top performers

Scott Sommerfeld rarely found himself on the bench in 2012, but he's one of several key contributors from last season riding the pine.

Missouri baseball team sloppy in loss at Busch Stadium

With 11 Tigers players hailing from the St. Louis area, there was plenty of excitement Tuesday about playing at the home of the 11-time world champion Cardinals. But the result was sloppy play in 6-2 loss to Illinois.

Catcher's voice keeps Missouri pitchers dialed in

Dylan Kelly, a junior college transfer from Roswell, Ga., emerged as Missouri’s starting catcher after a three-way competition in the preseason. His intensity behind the plate has quickly made him a favorite among the pitching staff.

Mistakes cost Missouri baseball its early lead against No. 2 LSU

In its 6-5 loss Sunday against No. 2 LSU, Missouri was virtually handed an early four-run lead before letting it slip away in the very next inning.

LSU fans invade Taylor Stadium for shutout of Missouri baseball team

Even after a five-hour rain delay, hundreds of purple-and-gold clad fans watched No. 2-ranked LSU clobber the Missouri baseball team 8-0 on Saturday at Taylor Stadium.

Rain delay costs Missouri baseball its lone nationally televised home game

Weather-related scheduling changes have affected all four of the Missouri baseball team's home series, for a total of 11 games, this season.

Start times changed for Missouri baseball, softball games Saturday

Because of rainy weather the start times for the Missouri baseball and softball teams' Saturday games have been delayed.

No run support again for Zastryzny in Missouri baseball's loss

Tigers starting pitcher Rob Zastryzny allowed only one earned run in 7.2 innings in Missouri's 2-0 loss Friday to LSU. It was the third of his Southeastern Conference-worst five losses in which his team failed to score a single run.

Missouri baseball beats Nebraska-Omaha behind 16 hits

Dillon Everett and Keaton Steele each had three RBIS to lead the Missouri baseball team past Nebraska-Omaha 11-4 on Wednesday at Taylor Stadium.

Missouri baseball team moves Omaha game back a day

The Missouri baseball team has moved back this week's game against Nebraska-Omaha from Tuesday to Wednesday because of the weekend snowstorm.

Missouri baseball team splits doubleheader at Tennessee

The Tigers lost the first game 7-6 and won the second 14-6 to move to 8-12 overall and and 2-4 in Southeastern Conference play.

Missouri baseball loses series opener against Tennessee

The Missouri baseball team fell 4-0 to Tennessee on Friday, dropping the Tigers' record to 7-11 on the season and 1-3 in the Southeastern Conference.

Passed ball leads to Missouri collapse in second game of doubleheader

After winning the first game against Arkansas State 5-1, the Missouri baseball team dropped the second 10-3.

Missouri baseball pitcher Keaton Steele named SEC Pitcher of the Week

In 13.2 innings this season, Steele has recorded an ERA of 2.63 along with 15 strikeouts.

Missouri baseball gets first SEC win

The Tigers won their second game Saturday afternoon, but they still dropped the series to South Carolina.

Missouri baseball drops SEC opener against No. 5 South Carolina

The smell of charcoal filled the air outside Taylor Stadium in the hour leading up to the Tigers' 4-1 loss against the Gamecocks as fans enjoyed the nice weather. 

Missouri baseball hosts No. 5 South Carolina in first SEC game

The Tigers and Gamecocks will play a three-game series, beginning Friday, to open their conference schedules.

Tigers work out the kinks in rout of Truman State

Missouri took on Division II opponent Truman State just two days before its Southeastern Conference opener against No. 5 South Carolina. The Tigers beat the Bulldogs 14-4 on Wednesday with only four starters playing the entire game.

Long-tossing Missouri pitcher Alec Rash wins in first start

Missouri freshman Alec Rash, the highest-drafted high school player in the 2012 Major League Baseball draft to come to college instead of going pro, earned a victory in his first start against Jackson State on Tuesday.

Missouri baseball to play Truman State on Wednesday

The Tigers host the Bulldogs on Wednesday at 4 p.m.