Offensive numbers up among SEC baseball teams

For a quick window into how much college baseball has changed over the past year, look no further...0x2014> had more than 10 homers last season.College baseball's home run rate is still much lower than its heyday...

College baseball coaches already seeing impact of new lower seam balls

...home runs were hit between the 2013-14 College World Series, leading to an increase in small-ball strategy.College baseball changed to bats with weaker sweet spots in 2011, meaning a slower exit velocity when balls travel off the bat...

Vanderbilt, Virginia among favorites in college baseball

OMAHA, Neb. - Vanderbilt is the defending national champion and unanimous preseason No. 1 team in college baseball. Virginia was national runner-up and enters the season well-stocked with starting pitching and one of the nation's best...

Oklahoma State riding high in college baseball, Texas in rare swoon

Oklahoma State's first sweep of Texas in seven years and school-record 10th consecutive series win in conference have moved the Cowboys back to the top of the Big 12.

GreenJackets: 2015 Augusta pitching breakdown

...system, but it'll take time. Matt Gage:The lefty Gage was picked in the 10th round this past June out of Siena College. Baseball America placed him just below Christian Jones on the system depth chart among left-handed starters, so they at...

Five things to know for the new college baseball season

Lower seams and power arms among things to watch during the upcoming college baseball season.


College Baseball'Noles top Dogs in series openerIn Athens, Ga., John Sanson homered and drove in four runs, helping No. 11 Florida State...

Flat-seam ball already showing results in college game

...Three games into this season, they've hit five.UCLA was not alone in drawing on a power surge that jolted college baseball during the season's opening weekend. Weather and pitching, of course, are important variables, but the new...

Power numbers up as SEC baseball teams prepare to open conference play

...to win the SEC this season. They're also among many league teams that have seen a spike in power numbers after college baseball introduced a new ball this season with lower seams.Florida had 16 homers through 17 games as of Tuesday. The Gators...

New courses in the mix for disc golf championship

...annual basis, May said, it's not unrealistic to think North Augusta can be to college disc golf what Omaha is college baseball. The event is classified as a major by the Professional Disc Golf Association and several former players have gone...