The Stanford offense struggled Tuesday night at Sunken Diamond as they mustered just four hits through the first nine innings. Fantastic pitching though kept them in the contest and forced extra frames. Unfortunately, the top of the tenth wouldn't be so kind. The Santa Clara Broncos struck for five runs in the extra inning to notch a 6-1 victory over Stanford and send the Cardinal under .500 for the first time this year.
April 25, 2006
After getting swept at Oregon State last weekend, the Cardinal returned to Sunken Diamond for a pair of midweek, non-conference affairs. Monday saw Stanford's losing streak reach four games after falling to San Francisco. However, the Cardinal bats erupted on Tuesday in a 12-5 victory over the Sacramento State Hornets. Stanford scored early and often in the win as they managed to move their record back over .500.
April 18, 2006
After two losses to Kansas earlier in the weekend, the Cardinal came back with an 8-3 victory over the Jayhawks on Sunday afternoon to salvage the final game of the series. The struggling Stanford offense received contributions from up-and-down the lineup while a pair of pitchers excelled on the mound. Here is a complete recap from Sunken Diamond.
February 12, 2006
The Cardinal baseball squad opened preseason practice last weekend in preparation for the 2006 campaign. The team participated in a pair of intrasquad games with a handful of pitchers and a returning outfielder starting strong. Read on for a full report from Sunken Diamond.
January 16, 2006
With Fall Ball completed, it's a good time to take a step back and examine what took place during the three-week practice season and what it means for the upcoming season. Read on for in-depth analysis on the Cardinal pitching staff plus comments from the head coach on who his #1 starter is, what other pitchers have a chance to start, and which freshmen could be ready to contribute.
November 2, 2005
As Fall Practice continues, numerous freshmen are showing they aren't flukes. Multiple frosh hitters are swinging hot bats with baseballs flying out of Sunken Diamond while a left-handed pitcher is proving he has what it takes to succeed at the highest level. Read on for all of the latest notes plus updates on returning hurlers throwing well and comments on a potential starting lineup.
October 26, 2005
After a couple of strong days for the hitters, the pitchers bounced back during Sunday's intrasquad game. Greg Reynolds maintained his strong momentum with another impressive performance on the mound. But despite the overall strong pitching, it didn't stop freshman Brent Milleville from yet another eye-opening game at the plate.
October 17, 2005
Fall Ball begins on Sunday for the Cardinal baseball team as they begin their preparations for the 2006 season. Stanford returns the bulk of their offense and numerous key pitchers from last year's club that advanced to a Regional championship game. Here is a Fall Ball preview with analysis on some of the burning questions surrounding the team plus notes on this year's game schedule.
October 6, 2005