Fresno State play-by-play voice Paul Loeffler also joined the Bootleg baseball minds. The ESPN Spelling Bee announcer provided an in-depth look at a Fresno State team that has grown in big ways since its first meeting with Stanford.
Pepperdine is another club on the upswing that may challenge Stanford in the Palo Alto Regional. The Waves qualified for postseason play for the first time since 2008 - when they lost to Stanford in a regional that went the distance. Pepperdine catcher Miles Silverstein shares his thoughts on the Waves program.
About the Author: David Lombardi is a Stanford and Pac-12 Conference enthusiast. He has broadcast the Cardinal on KZSU for several years and is currently contributing to the Cardinal Channel. You can check several of his Stanford calls out at www.davidmatthewlombardi.com, where you can also read his West Coast-oriented blog via this direct link. For Stanford baseball insights, follow David on Twitter at davidmlombardi.
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