Michigan State baseball will host Penn State and Purdue in pod play in extended weekend action, Friday-Monday, April 9-12 at McLane Stadium at Kobs Field … MSU opens the weekend taking on Penn State on Friday with a 3:05 p.m. first pitch. Saturday’s action opens with the Spartans playing Penn State at 12:05 p.m., followed by Penn State vs. Purdue scheduled for 4:05 p.m. Sunday’s schedule features Purdue and Penn State playing at 12:05 p.m., preceding Michigan State vs. Purdue at 4:05 p.m. The extended weekend wraps up on Monday with MSU playing Purdue at 3:05 p.m. The weekend schedule is subject to change based on weather.
After being down 7-0 and no-hit through five innings, Michigan State baseball rallied for an amazing comeback 10-7 Victory for MSU over Minnesota Sunday at Siebert Field.
Michigan State baseball rallied from a 5-1 deficit after five innings and 6-5 after the seventh at Minnesota Friday evening for a 7-6 come-from-behind Victory for MSU over the Gophers at a windy Minnesota Siebert Field.
Michigan State baseball will head to Minneapolis to take on Minnesota in a three-game weekend series, Friday-Sunday, April 2-4 at the Golden Gophers’ Siebert Field … Friday’s series opener’s first pitch is set for 5 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. CT, while Saturday and Sunday have 2 p.m. ET / 1 p.m. CT start times.
Michigan State’s Nick Powers has been named the Big Ten Conference Baseball Co-Freshman of the Week, announced by the conference office Tuesday afternoon. This is the second weekly honor this season for the Spartans, as sophomore outfielder Zaid Walker was named the Player of the Week on March 10 following the opening weekend of the season.
Michigan State baseball will host two nationally televised games on Big Ten Network, as the Big Ten Conference announced the linear programming schedule (BTN and ESPN) for baseball on Monday. The Spartans’ home game on Friday, April 23 vs. Nebraska will be televised on BTN with a 5 p.m. start time from McLane Stadium at Kobs Field. MSU’s home game during its regular-season finale series vs. Iowa on Saturday, May 29 will also be televised on BTN, and will start at 4 p.m.
Michigan State baseball was boosted by solid pitching and timely hitting to capitalize on opportunities for a 5-1 win over Indiana Sunday afternoon at a cold and rainy McLane Stadium at Kobs Field to wrap up the three-game weekend series.
Michigan State baseball was defeated by Indiana, 10-4, Saturday afternoon at McLane Stadium at Kobs Field in game two of the three-game weekend series.
Michigan State baseball’s 2021 home opener was spoiled with an 8-2 loss to Indiana Friday afternoon at McLane Stadium at Kobs Field.
Michigan State baseball play its first home game at McLane Stadium at Kobs Field in 678 days when the Spartans open a three-game weekend series against Indiana, Friday-Saturday, March 26-28 … Friday’s home and series opener is slated for a 3:05 p.m. first pitch, followed by 1:05 p.m. start times for Saturday and Sunday … MSU’s last home game was May 18, 2019.
Michigan State baseball used its defense and pitching Powers to shut out No. 22 Michigan, 3-0, Monday afternoon in the fourth and final game of the Ann Arbor pod at Michigan’s Ray Fisher Stadium.
Boosted by Mason Erla’s pitching and key batting, Michigan State baseball enjoyed being back in the state of Michigan as the Spartans posted an 11-0 Victory for MSU over Illinois Friday evening at Michigan’s Ray Fisher Stadium to open up MSU’s weekend in the Ann Arbor pod.
Michigan State baseball will have its first “pod play” weekend of the season this weekend extended, playing Illinois and Michigan in Ann Arbor, Saturday – Monday, March 20-22 … MSU opens with Illinois on Saturday at 4 p.m., before a split-opponent doubleheader on Sunday, starting with the Illini at 12 p.m., then the Wolverines at 4 p.m., then wrapping up with Michigan on Monday at 4 p.m.
Michigan State baseball split Saturday’s doubleheader with Northwestern at Fluor Field in Greenville, South Carolina, falling in the opening, 4-2, but bouncing back in a big way to win the nightcap, 12-3
Michigan State baseball opened its four-game series against Northwestern with a loss Friday night at Fluor Field in Greenville, South Carolina. After MSU scored a run in the top of the first, Northwestern went on to hit an extremely remarkable and rare three grand slams, one in each of the first three innings, in jumping out to a 13-1 lead one-third of the way through the game, and the Wildcats went on for the 14-2 win.
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Michigan State baseball returns to its “home away from home” of Greenville, South Carolina, facing Big Ten Conference foe Northwestern in a four-game series at Fluor Field, home of the Greenville Drive, Friday, March 12 – Sunday, March 14.
Michigan State’s Zaid Walker has been named the Big Ten Baseball Player of the Week for the opening week of the 2021 season, announced Wednesday by the conference office. This is the second-straight season that Michigan State has collected the B1G Player of the Week award after the opening weekend of the season, as Bryce Kelley garnered the honor last season on Feb. 17, 2020 after the first weekend of play.
Michigan State baseball’s season-opening win streak was halted Sunday with a 3-2 loss to Maryland in the final game of the weekend series at Fluor Field in Greenville, South Carolina.MSU is now 3-1 on the young season, but captured the series over Maryland, after winning Friday night’s opener, 6-0, then swept Saturday’s twinbill, 7-4 and 5-4.
Michigan State baseball swept a doubleheader with Maryland Saturday, jumping out early in game one for a 7-4 win, then rallying from a 4-0 deficit in a 5-4 Victory for MSU in the nightcap, Saturday at Fluor Field in Greenville, South Carolina.
Michigan State baseball pitcher Sam Benschoter fired a career-high 10 strikeouts in a 6-0 shutout Victory for MSU over Maryland Friday night at Fluor Field in Greenville, South Carolina in both teams’ 2021 season opener.