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The Michigan State baseball team begins the post season on Wednesday, May 25th. The seventh seeded Spartans will face the second seed Nebraska Cornhuskers in the first round of the BIG TEN Tournament.


Michigan State ended the regular season with a 34-18 overall record, which included a 13-11 conference mark. The 34 victories are tied for seventh most in school history. The Green and White average 5.3 runs per game and just under 10 hits per contest.

Spartan pitching have set a school record with 440 strike outs, 31 more than last years squad who previously held the record. Cam Vieaux will take the mound against Nebraska owns the third best ERA in the BIG TEN (2.41)

Nebraska will counter with Derek Burkamper who boasts a 6-2 record with a 2.77 ERA . Nebraska holds a 6-3 all-time record against Michigan State, including taking 2 out of 3 this season in East Lansing.

Watch out for Nebraska's Scott Schrelber who leads the conference with 16 home runs on the season.

Michigan State comes into the tournament having fell short in 5 of the last 6 contests. Nebraska on the flip side comes into this contest [..]

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Michigan State continues it's four game homestand with a 3 game series against BIG 10 foe Indiana beginning on Friday April 15th.


The Spartans trail in the all time series between the two schools 63-51 but have a 5-5 record against the Hoosiers over the last 10 meetings.

The offense for the Green and White continues to be one of the most consistant in the BIG TEN. The team ranks 3rd in the conference in hits (326) and 7th in average (.302) RBI (187) and runs (207)

A big factor in the continued offensive explosion is the out put at the top of the line up led by Lea Foerester who is on pace to shatter her hit total from 2015 (59) and average which currently is sitting at a blistering .381

The impact of the freshmen class continues to be felt, led by Ebonee Echols who leads the nation in triples (8) and leads the team with a .407 batting average. Fellow new comer Celeste Wood is also turning heads as she is currently hitting 374 on the year. She leads the team and ranks 10th in the BIG 10 in RBI (36)

Indiana comes in at 22-17 overall which includes a 5-6 conference record. The Hoosiers are 2-6 in [..]

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"They just kept fighting and competing. Our pitching kept us in the ball game which gave our offense to win it " Spartan Head Coach; Jake Boss after Wednesday nights 7-3 victory at Comerica Park over Central Michigan


Wednesday night's 14 inning affair affair would end up be the programs longest game since 2012. Michigan State would take a 3-2 lead over the Chippewas in the 7th when a throwing error would bring CMU even at 3-3.

Central would have several chances to get the victory most note worthy in the bottom of the nineth with one out when Joe Mockbee forced a ground ball for the second out and Dan Durkin with a highlight leaping grab from 2nd to force the game into extra innings.

The teams would go back and fourth in a stalemate at 3 all until the top of the 14th when with the bases loaded with green and white Brandon Hughes would deliver a 2 RBI single, Taylor Grace followed with a sac fly and Kris Simonton added an RBI single to blow the game open and give MSU a 7-3 lead.

Dakota Mekkes, Joe Mockbee combined for 10 strike outs in a little over 6 innings of relief and Freshmen Riley McCauley [..]

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