SJSU presents Piraro Plaque for 700 wins

San Jose State dignitaries were on hand at Municipal Stadium on Saturday to commemorate Spartans head baseball coach Sam Piraro's 700 wins as a head coach. University President Jon Whitmore and Athletic Director Tom Bowen helped present Piraro with a beautiful plaque. Inside Sparta bring you photos of the event.

San Jose State head baseball coach Sam Piraro (left) and head football coach Dick Tomey before Saturday's ceremony recognizing Piraro's 700 wins as a head coach
SJSU Athletic Director Tom Bowen talks with Tomey
A preview of the plaque. It is a home plate signed by the entire SJSU baseball team, and inscribed with the number "700"
Coach Tomey warming up before throwing out the first pitch
(From left to right) Coordinator of Baseball Operations Jason Piraro, Coach Piraro, San Jose State University President Jon Whitmore, and Athletic Director Tom Bowen present the plaque to Coach Piraro as the team looks on
Bowen and Whitmore present Piraro with the plaque
Jason Piraro helps Coach with the plaque
Coach Tomey throws out the ceremonial first pitch before the opening game of a doubleheader with Fresno State
Coach Piraro (left) and Coach Tomey after the ceremony and first pitch


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