Jerry Weinstein, a coach in the Colorado Rockies’ organization, tweeted out a set of rules that former USC baseball coach Mike Gillespie used to give his players. My favorite is where Gillespie says, “There is a reason it is called a uniform. It means `alike’ “ Imagine if USC football players had to follow that rule the past 10 years? Continue reading USC Sunday Buzz: Rules To Follow
Words will not do justice. Vin Scully was the most beloved sports figure in Los Angeles. And always will be. So let’s just appreciate the memories: pic.twitter.com/84umslaErC — John Ourand (@Ourand_SBJ) August 3, 2022 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js It was only right that Vin Scully was on the call when Hank Aaron broke the all-time home run record pic.twitter.com/PeG4CsNv6m — Jomboy Media (@JomboyMedia) August 3, 2022 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Continue reading Remembering Vin Scully
The long, grueling search for a baseball coach has ended as USC hired Andy Stankiewicz of Grand Canyon. As with many USC searches, sometimes it pays to be the No. 3 candidate. Stankiewicz was offered the job after USC was turned down by Andrew Checketts (UC Santa Barbara) and Troy Tulowitzki (Texas). Stankiewicz had the Grand Canyon school president and athletic director try to make … Continue reading Sunday Buzz: USC Hires Andy Stankiewicz
USC could decide as soon as today if it will hire Grand Canyon coach Andy Stankiewicz as its next baseball coach. Continue reading And In Baseball News . . .
USC pitchers Jaden Agassi and Charlie Hurley entered the transfer portal today. Agassi is the son of Andre Agassi and Steffi Graf. He was 3-2 with a 4.34 ERA. Hurley was 6-2 with a 4.19 ERA. USC has lost 3 of its top 4 pitchers. What this shows is the players have little faith in whatever they are hearing from administrators to stick around. The … Continue reading USC Morning Buzz: Baseball In Full Meltdown
USC is back to square one on the baseball coaching search and two of the candidates on my original list of candidates turned down the job while a third candidate got hired at Ohio State. So here is a revised list of candidates: Ben Orloff, UC Irvine Orloff played for former USC coach Mike Gillespie and served as his assistant from 2014-18. He succeeded Gillespie … Continue reading USC Morning Buzz: Baseball Coaching Hot Board