The Mountain West baseball coaches selected New Mexico first baseman Jack Zoellner and San Diego State shortstop Danny Sheehan as the Tony Gwynn Co-Players of the Year, while Aztec senior Brett Seeburger was named the MW Baseball Pitcher of the Year as the 2017 All-Conference teams and individual award winners were announced today. The league’s Freshman of the Year honors were shared by Carter Bins of Fresno State and UNLV’s Bryson Stott. New Mexico skipper Ray Birmingham earned his third MW Coach of the Year accolade.
Recent Colorado College graduate Katie Sandfort ran the race of her life Thursday morning to finish in third place in the 10,000-meters at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Geneva, Ohio.
Tommy Joseph hit a tying home run in the seventh inning and a winning single in the 11th, lifting the Philadelphia Phillies over Colorado 2-1 Thursday and stopping the Rockies from a four-game sweep.
Nate Orf drove in two runs and Ivan De Jesus had a three-hit game, but the New Orleans Baby Cakes scored in the first six innings to give the Colorado Springs Sky Sox a 14-4 loss Wednesday night in front of 2,445 at Security Service Field.
Tyler Chatwood allowed just one hit in seven scoreless innings, Carlos Gonzalez homered and the Colorado Rockies beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-2 on Wednesday night.