Tagged: Tommy Thorpe

Oregon baseball pounds Clemson 18-1 in first game of Regionals

Oregon baseball pounds Clemson 18-1 in first game of Regionals

The Oregon baseball team kicked off the Nashville Regional in explosive fashion, demolishing Clemson 18-1 Friday afternoon. Besides Oregon’s 20-4 rout of Ohio State on March 9, the No. 2-seeded Ducks haven’t scored more runs in a game all season. Against No. 3 seed Clemson, the Ducks compiled 20 hits, two home runs, three triples, […]

Flores: Oregon baseball should be thrilled with season no matter how postseason plays out

Flores: Oregon baseball should be thrilled with season no matter how postseason plays out

The Oregon baseball team lost on senior night, won three fewer regular season games than it did last year and will travel to Nashville for Regionals, Oregon’s first round on the road since 2010. If the Ducks don’t advance to Super Regionals, head coach George Horton and his team won’t look back on this season with […]

Oregon baseball: Several signs of light in losing effort for Ducks’ first Pac-12 game

Oregon baseball: Several signs of light in losing effort for Ducks’ first Pac-12 game

The normally sure-handed Tyler Baumgartner was having a rough defensive night, but he didn’t do anything egregious  going into the eighth inning. The right fielder missed a catchable ball on a diving effort in the first inning and bobbled a ball off the wall in the third inning during a run-scoring play, but the first […]

Raw video: George Horton on the Pac-12 and Oregon’s pitching rotation

Raw video: George Horton on the Pac-12 and Oregon’s pitching rotation

) Before Oregon baseball practice Wednesday afternoon, head coach George Horton discussed the Ducks’ upcoming series versus USC, his impressions of the Pac-12 as a whole and his starting pitching rotation of Tommy Thorpe, Matt Krook and Jeff Gold. Follow Victor Flores on Twitter @vflores415

Oregon baseball: Ducks hope to shut down Ohio State offense for second straight season

Oregon baseball: Ducks hope to shut down Ohio State offense for second straight season

Head Oregon baseball coach George Horton hadn’t watched film on Ohio State (7-3) before Wednesday’s practice, but he still had plenty to say about this weekend’s opponent. They’re well-coached, he said, they have a “brand new” starting pitching staff and their bullpen is deep, especially with closer Trace Dempsey. Dempsey garnered two third-team All-America honors […]

Emerald roundtable: Hot Oregon baseball team will be tested against elite Cal State Fullerton this weekend

Emerald roundtable: Hot Oregon baseball team will be tested against elite Cal State Fullerton this weekend

Every week during baseball season, our sports staff will discuss various topics surrounding an upcoming Oregon series. Today, Emerald digital sports editor Victor Flores and sports reporters Chris Mosch and Andrew Bantly discuss the Ducks’ hot start, Tuesday’s game versus Portland and the big weekend series against Cal State Fullerton. 1) The Ducks are 7-0, […]

Oregon baseball: Eight-run eighth inning gives Ducks blowout win over Loyola Marymount

Oregon baseball: Eight-run eighth inning gives Ducks blowout win over Loyola Marymount

Oregon shortstop Kevin Minjares led off the eighth inning with a flyout to center field. The Ducks would cycle through their entire lineup before recording another out, piling on eight runs in the inning to turn a tight 3-2 lead over Loyola Marymount into a blowout. The Ducks (5-0) would beat the Lions (2-3) 12-2 tonight […]

Emerald roundtable: Oregon baseball heads to Loyola Marymount looking to stay undefeated

Emerald roundtable: Oregon baseball heads to Loyola Marymount looking to stay undefeated

Every week during baseball season, our sports staff will discuss various topics surrounding an upcoming Oregon series. Today, Emerald digital sport editor Victor Flores and sports reporters Chris Mosch and Andrew Bantly discuss the Ducks’ four-game sweep over Hawaii and their upcoming series against Loyola Marymount. 1) What should be Oregon’s biggest takeaway from its […]

An elite recruit and stable of returning studs – Future looks bright for Oregon Baseball 0

An elite recruit and stable of returning studs – Future looks bright for Oregon Baseball

The offseason hasn’t been all fireworks and barbeques for the Oregon baseball team. Their best hitter last season, Ryon Healy, signed a $500,000 deal with the Oakland A’s, who took him in the third round of the MLB draft. Young...

Thorpe Shines Again, Leads Oregon Past Utes 0

Thorpe Shines Again, Leads Oregon Past Utes

Oregon used a combination of speed and consistency to defeat the Utah Utes in Salt Lake City on Friday.  The game marks a new record for most wins in a regular season for the Ducks at 44, and the start...

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Ducks Win Series Opener on Thorpe’s Gem

Featured Photo Courtesy Steve Francis Photography The Oregon Ducks scrambled their way to three runs to take battle number one of the Civil War series on Friday night against the Oregon State Beavers.  The victory came behind a brilliant pitching...