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July 4, 2015

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Blake Fox (Thanks, Bev Schorre!):
Carl Henry’s
photo of Blake Fox at Reckling Park took second place in the Sports and Action category of The Buzz Magazines’ 10th Annual Photo Contest.  Read more.

July 3, 2015

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D1Baseball Freshman All-American Teams:
On Monday, the D1Baseball Freshman All-American teams were released.  Read more.

July 2, 2015

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Phillip Costa (1920 - 2015):
On June 28, Phillip Costa passed away.  A native Houstonian, he started Rice, left to serve in WWII and returned to graduate in 1947.  At Rice, he was President of his Senior Class and was a three-year baseball letterman (1941-46-47).  He enjoyed a career at Gulf Printing and he was a lifetime Rice Owls supporter.  He is survived by, among others, his wife of 67 years, Patsy ’49 and his son Phillip Jr. ’75 who was a two-year Rice baseball letterman (1974-75).  Click here for the Chronicle obituary.

Rice Baseball Camp (Thanks, John Wolda!):
Click here for a photo of Jose Cruz Sr, Coach Graham and Jose Cruz Jr at Rice Baseball Camp on Monday.


July 1, 2015

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Lance Berkman '98:
Berkman Inducted Into College Baseball Hall of Fame (Rice Owls)

Ryan McCarthy '15:
On Monday, Ryan McCarthy ’15 tweeted: “I’m excited to continue my baseball career with @SFA Athletics as a graduate student-athlete”.

June 30, 2015(1)

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College Baseball:
Per ValuePenguin, Rice ranked as no. 11 among the best college baseball programs of the past decade.  Read more.

June 29, 2015

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Lance Berkman '98:
Tonight, Lance Berkman '98 will be inducted into the College Baseball Hall of Fame in Lubbock.  Read more.

June 28, 2015

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Owls in Summer Ball:
On Friday night, Charlie Warren (.258) went 2-for-4 with a run and a strikeout to help lead Wareham to a 4-3 win over Cotuit in the Cape Cod Baseball League.

June 27, 2015

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College World Series:
Five College World Series Secrets (Eric Sorenson)

Early Predictions: Eight For Omaha In 2016 (

Owls in Summer Ball:
On Thursday night, Willy Amador was the winning pitcher as the Santa Barbara Foresters defeated the Conejo Oaks, 10-4.  Last night, Ryan Chandler went 2-for-4 with a triple, 2 runs and a walk as Santa Barbara defeated Walnut Creek, 13-6.

June 26, 2015

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Owls in Summer Ball:
On Wednesday night, Khevin Brewer went 2-for-3 with a run to help lead the LA Brewers to a 8-6 win over the South Bay Saints

June 25, 2015

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Hoos on First!!
Virginia Finds Glory When Least Expected (Aaron Fitt)
Clear Lake's Waddell Earns Legend Status (Kendall Rogers)
CWS 2015, Day 11 (Eric Sorenson)
Virginia Captures First National Title (Baseball America)
Downtown is starting to feel like home for CWS (Omaha World-Herald)

College Baseball:
2015 All-Fitt Team (Aaron Fitt)

Owls in Summer Ball:
On Tuesday night, Dane Myers went 3-for-5 with 2 doubles, a homer, a run and 4 RBI to help lead the Neptune Beach Pearl to a 12-4 win over the Fairfield Indians.
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