THE COUGAR BATS were busy on Saturday. Patrick Claussen and Derek Jones raked out four hits apiece and Washington State put a crooked number up on the scoreboard, dispatching the Huskies 11-6 at Bailey-Brayton Field for their second straight win over the Dawgs.
April 30, 2011
PULLMAN -- The Washington State baseball team has a potential first-round draft pick whose fastball was clocked at 97 mph the other day. The Cougars return the top three starting pitchers, the two leading hitters, the winningest pitcher and the top power hitter off a 37-22 team that played in an NCAA regional title game and was ranked 24th in the final Baseball America poll.
February 11, 2011
PULLMAN -- Injuries, surgeries and academic concerns sidelined many of Washington State's key veterans during fall baseball workouts, and several freshmen were quick to take advantage of added playing time to catch the eye of coach Donnie Marbut.
October 27, 2010
PULLMAN -- It's football season, and even the most diehard of Washington State baseball fans aren't spending too much time thinking about Cougars baseball right now. WSU baseball coach Donnie Marbut understands that. He's a big football fan himself, and Marbut loves to swing by Cougar football practices when he has the time.
September 13, 2010
EVERY YEAR AT this time, Washington State baseball coach Donnie Marbut goes to bed with a knot in his stomach. Most of the time, his worst fears do not materialize. Every now and then, however, one of the Cougars' incoming recruits goes AWOL just prior to the signing deadline for June draftees and turns pro.
August 17, 2010