MU Baseball

Missouri athletic department turf specialist readies snowy baseball field for Tigers

Josh McPherson meets with individual coaches to ensure the playing surfaces are to their likings and working with Missouri’s medical staff to ensure player safety.

Mental mistakes hurt Missouri baseball team against San Francisco

Costly errors at key times put the game out of reach for the Tigers against the San Francisco Dons on Saturday. The loss snaps the Tigers three-game win streak.

Scouts look on as Missouri pitcher Rob Zastryzny throws complete game

There are probably “five or six or seven” scouts at the baseball game one scout says. When asked if they all came to see Zastryzny, he said “that’s probably a fair guess.”

Missouri baseball sweeps home-opening doubleheader

The Missouri baseball team recorded its first two wins of the season Wednesday, sweeping Eastern Michigan in a doubleheader. The Tigers defeated the Eagles in the first game 1-0 and in the second game 7-1.

Missouri baseball's home opener pushed back another day

Due to cold weather, Missouri is now scheduled to play a doubleheader against the Eastern Michigan beginning at 1 p.m. Wednesday.

Missouri baseball team looking for answers at home

The Missouri baseball team is having its worst start the program has seen, with a 0-6 record.

UPDATE: Missouri baseball home opener canceled

The Tigers were scheduled to play their first home series of the season beginning Friday against Northwestern, but Columbia's recent snowfall resulted in a cancellation.

Weather has Missouri baseball home opener on ice

The first pitch of the Tigers' home schedule is scheduled for 6 p.m. Friday at Taylor Stadium. Rob Zastryzny is Missouri's scheduled starter.

Missouri baseball gets swept, still winless

Another late game collapse sealed the Tigers' fate Sunday, losing 8-2 on the road against the Memphis Tigers. Missouri dropped to 0-6 after being swept for the second consecutive weekend.

Brett Graves' performance masked by late-inning struggles as Memphis beats Missouri

The Tigers gave up a lead in the seventh inning to suffer their fifth straight loss. 

'Super' recovery has Missouri pitcher back in the rotation

Right-hander Eric Anderson has made a speedy recovery from Tommy John surgery and is set to take the mound for his first start of the season Sunday at Memphis.

Missouri baseball team loses key infielder to hand injury

Dillon Everett, the Tigers' most experienced infielder, announced on Twitter that he underwent X-rays on his right hand Monday. He will be inactive this weekend when Missouri travels to Memphis.

Missouri baseball falls victim to opening-weekend sweep

The Tigers held a late-game lead for the second time in as many days, but failed to hold on either time. Southern Mississippi's six-run eighth inning did Missouri in Sunday. 

Missouri baseball loses to Southern Mississippi, falls to 0-2

The Tigers lost their second consecutive game against the Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles by a score of 5-3. They'll try to avoid being swept in the series' final game Sunday.

Missouri baseball opens season with road loss

Missouri starter Rob Zastryzny struggled in his first career opening day start as the Tigers dropped the first of three games against Southern Mississippi. 

Missouri baseball counting on new-look infield

The Tigers will open the season Friday at Southern Mississippi with an infield that features junior Dillon Everett as the only returning starter. He'll  be surrounded by a cast of highly-touted junior college transfers. 

Stacked SEC baseball gets tougher with Texas A&M, Missouri

The addition of the Tigers and Aggies to the already impressive lineup should provide for an exciting season.

Tougher competition for Missouri baseball in SEC

Seven of the top 20 teams in the country are from the SEC, according to preseason polls. Missouri is not one of them. The Tigers feel as though they have something to prove.

Missouri shortstop Segovia questionable for opening weekend

The junior transfer pulled his hamstring rounding third base during an intra-squad scrimmage Saturday. 

Zastryzny will be 'the guy' for Missouri baseball

Rob Zastryzny has been the Tigers' most consistent arm since he joined the pitching staff in 2011 as a freshman, but Zastryzny’s junior season brings with it higher expectations and greater responsibility.