Three additional Michigan State baseball players have been selected to their summer league All-Star teams. Mitch Jebb, Jayden Terres, and newcomer Sam Thompson have recently been named to All-Star teams for their respective teams.
You want some perseverance? You want an example of somebody who has refused to give up his dream of playing in the big leagues? And, just to top it off, you want a happy ending, too? Let me tell you about Cam Vieaux, a walking inspiration, a lefty pitcher who went to Walled Lake Western, decided to walk-on on at Michigan State and has spent a quarter of his life grinding through the minor leagues.
Source: Detroit Free Press
Former Michigan State baseball player Cam Vieaux has received his Major League Baseball call up on Friday and will be in uniform for the Pittsburgh Pirates Friday night when they host the San Francisco Giants at PNC Park, wearing jersey No. 68 according to the Pirates’ transactions officially announced Friday afternoon.
Michigan State baseball’s Mitch Jebb was named to the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings Midwest All-Region Second Team list, announced Wednesday. Jebb becomes MSU’s first ABCA All-Region honoree since 2016 when pitcher Dakota Mekkes earned first-team recognition, while first baseman Ryan Zimmerman was a second-team selection.
Nearly half of the members of the Michigan State baseball team will be competing in summer baseball leagues around the country. Below is a complete listing of MSU players competing in summer leagues along with links to the web pages and Twitter handles of their respective teams and leagues to follow the action all summer long.
Michigan State baseball head coach Jake Boss Jr. announced the winners of the 2022 team.MSU finished the 2022 season 24-30 overall and 8-16 in Big Ten Conference action. All of the awards were voted on by the players with the exception of the Offensive Player of the Year award, which is based on various statistical data over the course of the season.
Michigan State baseball had five players recognized by the Big Ten Conference with postseason awards announced Tuesday afternoon by the league office, with the completion of the 2022 regular season. Sophomore infielder Mitch Jebb and graduate senior relief pitcher Kyle Bischoff both garnered All-Big Ten Third Team accolades, while redshirt-freshman catcher Bryan Broecker and freshman pitcher Ryan Szczepaniak were both tabbed to the All-Freshman Team. Senior utility player Zach Iverson was MSU’s Sportsmanship Award honoree.
Michigan State baseball rallied with a five-run ninth inning, but the Spartan comeback ended just shy in a 10-9 heartbreaking loss at Nebraska Saturday afternoon at Hawks Field at Haymarket Park in the final game of the three-game Big Ten Conference series and the 2022 season for both teams.
Michigan State baseball was nipped by Nebraska under the Friday night lights of Hawks Field at Haymarket Park by a 6-3 final score in the second game of the three-game Big Ten Conference series.
Michigan State baseball was boosted by solid pitching, hitting, base-running and fielding for an all-around, 4-1 team win over Nebraska Thursday night at Hawks Field at Haymarket Park in the opening game of a pivotal three-game Big Ten Conference series.
Michigan State baseball got down early at Michigan, before rallying but the Spartans’ comeback came up shy Tuesday evening at UM’s Ray Fisher Stadium at Wilpon Complex.
Brandon Hughes officially got the call that every minor league baseball player is striving to get, the call to the big leagues. The Chicago Cubs will be welcoming the Spartan baseball alumnus to Wrigley Field today to join the big league club for a game against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Source: Spartans Wire
Michigan State baseball celebrated Spartan Senior Day in exciting fashion with an 11-8 Victory For MSU over Iowa, Sunday afternoon at a sun-basked McLane Stadium at Kobs Field.
Michigan State baseball was downed by Iowa Saturday afternoon on MSU Alumni Day at McLane Stadium at Kobs Field, in a game that had a delayed start time and a mid-game delay due to weather.
Michigan State baseball was defeated by Iowa under the Friday night lights at McLane Stadium at Kobs Field, in the opening game of MSU’s final home series of the 2022 season. Iowa scored a run in the first and two in the second, another in the fourth and one in the ninth for the final 5-0 score.
Fresh off its hectic stretch of five games in four days playing in three different states, Michigan State baseball returns home to host Iowa in a three-game Big Ten Conference weekend series, Friday-Sunday, May 13-15 at McLane Stadium at Kobs Field in MSU’s final home games of the season … The Spartans and Hawkeyes open the series on Friday evening at 6:35 p.m., before Saturday’s Alumni Day 4:05 p.m. first pitch and the series finale on Spartan Senior Day with a 1:05 p.m. start time … The weekend schedule is subject to change based on weather.
Solid pitching, primarily from starter Dominic Pianto, propelled Michigan State baseball to a 3-1 Victory for MSU over Western Michigan Wednesday evening at WMU’s Robert J. Bobb Stadium at Hyames Field.
In the fourth of its five games in four days in three states hectic stretch, Michigan State baseball was beaten by No. 14 Notre Dame Tuesday evening at Notre Dame’s Frank Eck Stadium. The Fighting Irish jumped out to a big lead before the Spartans closed the gap, only to have Notre Dame pull away for the 15-6 final score.
Michigan State baseball continues its hectic stretch of five games in a four-day span, heading to play at No. 14 Notre Dame on Tuesday, May 10 in South Bend, Ind. and at Western Michigan on Wednesday, May 11 in Kalamazoo, Mich. … First pitch from Notre Dame’s Frank Eck Stadium Tuesday night is slated for 6 p.m., while Wednesday’s game at WMU’s Robert J. Bobb Stadium at Hyames Field has a 4:05 p.m. start time … The week schedule is subject to change based on weather.