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Someone Tell USC That Pat Casey Retired

Oregon State baseball coach Pat Casey announced his retirement today. He won three College World Series titles, went to the CWS six times and won 900 games. But . . . he is only 59 years old. Casey is not a big-city guy. However, what does it cost USC to make a run at Casey for its baseball job? I can think of two reasons … Continue reading Someone Tell USC That Pat Casey Retired

Robert Stock, Ex-USC Baseball Player, Makes Big-League Debut 10 Years Later

Robert Stock, who skipped his senior year of high school to enroll early at USC, finally played in a major-league baseball game today. Stock was drafted as a catcher by the St. Louis Cardinals 10 years ago but eventually switched to pitcher. He played with four different organizations and spent some time playing independent baseball. Stock, who plays for the Padres, pitched the 10th inning … Continue reading Robert Stock, Ex-USC Baseball Player, Makes Big-League Debut 10 Years Later

Two USC Baseball Players Drafted

USC pitcher Solomon Bates was selected in the eighth round by the San Francisco Giants. Outfielder Lars Nootbaar was drafted in the eighth round by the St. Louis Cardinals. By the way, is USC going to retain Coach Dan Hubbs? There has not been a peep regarding the baseball program since the regular season ended. Are they waiting for some coaches to have their season … Continue reading Two USC Baseball Players Drafted