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Posts published in “Baseball”

Baseball shows promise in exhibition with Blue Jays

(PHOTO/Joshua Thurston)   Megan Phillips Staff Writer   The Troy baseball team concluded its fall offseason with an exhibition against the Ontario Blue Jays, a high-level summer baseball program on Sunday at Riddle-Pace Field. The scrimmage is an instrumental part of the team’s development as the fall work comes to a close. “Today was about getting Read More

Troy Baseball

Tuesday night the Trojan baseball team broke out its broom. The 8-2 victory over Samford on Tuesday completed the season sweep over the Bulldogs and kept Troy’s 13-game home win streak alive. Once again the Trojans (30-11, 11-7) were stagnant on offense throughout much of the game. Both teams remained scoreless through four innings until the Read More

Troy Baseball 2013 Alabama A&M Story

By: Caleb Odom   Winning came at a price for the Troy baseball team as it blew out Alabama A&M 13-1 on Tuesday, April 16, but lost pitcher Will Starling in the process. The right-hander Starling departed from the game having pitched just 2 2/3 innings allowing one run and two hits, while striking out three Read More

Trojan Baseball takes 7 Home Games

By: Devin Smith Following their 8-4 victory over the Jacksonville State Gamecocks, the Troy baseball team has now taken their last seven games at Riddle-Pace Field. A portion of the credit for the win should go to Ryan Sorce (4-0), who sat down seven batters with no walks in his fourth win of the season. “The Read More

Troy Baseball 2013 Alabama State

By: Caleb Odom Photo By: Joshua Thurston The Troy baseball team stretched its winning streak to seven games on Tuesday, April 2 with a 10-3 victory over visiting Alabama State. The Hornets were stung by the Trojans’ timely hitting with runners on base in a game that got out of hand for ASU in the bottom Read More

Troy Baseball Auburn Home Story

The Troy baseball team capitalized on four Auburn errors to pound the Tigers 11-2 on Tuesday, March 26, at home. On a cold night at Riddle-Pace Field, the Trojans relied on solid pitching throughout the game along with opportunistic hitting at the expense of Auburn, who couldn’t get out of its own way defensively. “I thought Read More

Head baseball coach Bobby Peirce won his 900th Career Victory

Head baseball coach Bobby Peirce won his 900th career victory over spring break by avoiding a series sweep against South Alabama. Coach Pierce said about his win: “900 is a number that says you’ve been coaching a long time”   “It’s a number that says you’ve had a fairly success career, and for me it’s a Read More

The Long Ball gives Trojan Baseball Series Win Over Southern Miss

by: Caleb Odom The Trojan baseball team powered their way past Southern Mississippi 8-3 in the third and final game of the series on Sunday, March 3. Troy busted out the long ball in the bottom of the 6th inning to take the 2-1 lead from the Golden Eagles and did not look back as the Read More

Troy Baseball Gets Comeback Win Over Southern Miss

by: Caleb Odom The Troy Baseball team was able to put last night’s ugly loss behind them with a comeback win in game 2 victory 6-3 against Southern Mississippi on Saturday, March 2. It was a cold windy day at Riddle-Pace Field in a game that was a pitcher’s due early on but the Trojans would Read More