DID WASHINGTON STATE ever need that victory. With WSU’s record at 1-4 after five straight road games and facing a Houston Baptist team that went to the NCAA regionals last year, WSU gave up two runs in the first inning -- it must have felt like, ‘Here we go again.’ But those were the only runs the Cougs would allow, as Washington State moved to 2-4 on the season with a 3-2 win over HBU.
February 26, 2016
FIRST-YEAR COACHES (and coaches in general) tend to downplay expectations in the media. WSU baseball head man Marty Lees is not your typical coach. His expectations for WSU this season with the opener just two days away? “We feel that we have a group that will compete right away,” said Lees on Wednesday.
February 17, 2016
SOMEONE FORGOT TO tell Washington State that teams don't beat Oregon State when Ben Wetzler is on the mound. The Cougs jumped on the lefty ace of the Beavs from the first inning on. Meanwhile, WSU pitcher Joe Pistorese was dominant, hurling a four-hit gem as the Cougars took the opener of the three-game series 4-1 Friday night at Bailey-Brayton Field.
April 11, 2014
A two-run double by Brenden Farney and a two-run home run by Devon Rodriguez fuel a 4-2 Cal win over Washington State, as the Bears snap an eight-game losing streak with David Esquer's 400th win as Cal skipper -- the program's first under its home lights.
April 19, 2013