Michigan State baseball head coach Jake Boss Jr. announced the winners of the 2021 team. MSU posted a 17-27 record in 2021, playing a Big Ten Conference-only schedule due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 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.
Approximately 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 was defeated by Iowa, 11-3, Sunday afternoon at a sun-basked McLane Stadium at Kobs Field on MSU’s Senior Day.
Michigan State baseball had four players recognized by the Big Ten Conference with postseason awards announced Sunday afternoon by the league office, with the completion of the 2020 regular-season.
Michigan State baseball outfielder Bryce Kelley, like most seniors playing 2020 winter and spring sports, assumed his college career was over when the COVID-19 pandemic canceled their seasons. It was a heart-breaking end to his Spartans career, but he was prepared to accept it and move on.
Michigan State baseball took a lead in the early innings, but was overtaken in the middle frames, and the Spartans were clipped by the Hawkeyes of Iowa, 7-4, Saturday afternoon at a sun-bathed McLane Stadium at Kobs Field.
Michigan State baseball was beaten by Iowa Friday night in the series opener of a three-game set at McLane Stadium at Kobs Field by a 12-1 final score.
Michigan State baseball senior outfielder Joe Stewart knew he needed to be patient to get his chance to play, and his persistence has paid off. In this his final season in a Green & White uniform, Stewart is having a career year in 2021, after only seeing action in 17 games the past three seasons combined, with just 19 total at bats before this season.
Michigan State baseball hosts Iowa in a three-game weekend series at McLane Stadium at Kobs Field, Friday-Sunday, May 28-30 in the final weekend of the 2021 regular-season action … The weekend series lid lifter is Friday night at 6:35 p.m., while game two of the series has a 4:02 p.m. first pitch and will be nationally televised on Big Ten Network, with Connor Onion handling play-by-play duties, while Danan Hughes will be providing analysis … The series and 2021 regular-season wraps up on Sunday with a 1:05 p.m. first pitch … The weekend schedule is subject to change based on weather.
Michigan State’s Bailey Peterson has been named the Big Ten Conference Baseball Co-Player of the Week, announced by the conference office Tuesday afternoon. The B1G award is Peterson’s second accolade in as many days after being named to Collegiate Baseball’s National Players of the Week list, announced by the publication Monday afternoon.
Michigan State’s Bailey Peterson has been named to the Collegiate Baseball National Players of the Week list, announced by the publication Monday afternoon. This is the second time this season that a Spartan has been recognized by Collegiate Baseball and named to the list nationally recognizing players, as senior pitcher Sam Benschoter collected the accolade on April 26.
Boosted by Bailey Peterson’s two home runs, Michigan State baseball scored a season-high 14 runs while tying a season-best 17 hits on the way to a 14-8 win at Rutgers Sunday afternoon at RU’s Bainton Field. With the win, the Spartans secured their second-straight road series.
Michigan State erupted with a six-run first inning, including two home runs, and never looked back, as the offense kept rolling and the bats stayed as hot as the Piscataway temperatures. Meanwhile, the MSU pitching was dealing, as the Spartans beat Rutgers, 12-1, Friday afternoon in the series opener at RU’s Bainton Field.
Michigan State was denied the weekend series sweep by Ohio State, as the Spartans were topped by the Buckeyes, 7-3, in the series finale Sunday afternoon at OSU’s Nick Swisher Field at Bill Davis Stadium.
Adam Proctor belted a two-run home run and Michigan State baseball’s four pitchers combine for a shutout in a 2-0 blanking of the Buckeyes of Ohio State Saturday afternoon at OSU’s Nick Swisher Field at Bill Davis Stadium.
Dillon Kark blasted a three-run home run as part of Michigan State baseball’s four-run second inning to bolster the Spartans to a 10-7 win at Ohio State Friday night at OSU’s Nick Swisher Field at Bill Davis Stadium.
Michigan State baseball heads to Columbus, Ohio to battle Ohio State in a three-game weekend series, Friday-Sunday, May 14-16 at OSU’s Nick Swisher Field at Bill Davis Stadium … Friday’s series opener has a 6:05 p.m. first pitch, followed by game two of the weekend on Saturday with a 3:05 p.m. start time, before Sunday’s series finale at 1:05 p.m.
Legendary Michigan State baseball head coach Danny Litwhiler has been elected to the College Baseball Hall of Fame, as the Class of 2021 was announced Thursday by the College Baseball Foundation and the National College Baseball Hall of Fame.
A seven-run fifth inning, combined with the pitching from Sam Benschoter and a solid offense output boosted Michigan State baseball to a 10-2 win over Michigan Sunday afternoon at McLane Stadium at Kobs Field in the series finale of the three-game weekend series.
Michigan State was topped by Michigan, 3-1, Saturday afternoon in Big Ten Conference baseball action at McLane Stadium at Kobs Field.