[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="History lecturer Mark Sigmon will be teaching the baseball history class starting Spring 2013 at SF State. Sigmon's class will be a revival of the class formerly taught by Jules Tygiel until 2008, when Tygiel died of cancer that year. Photo
Coming home with the World Series title after a sweep, the Giants were wildly greeted by hundreds of high-spirited fans who flocked in front of AT&T Park. Fans waited anxiously along Second Street this afternoon as the Giants stepped off the buses that transported them
After the Giants swept the Tigers for the World Series title in a 4-3 victory last night, San Francisco fans exploded with excitement as they celebrated the Giants win by taking over streets and setting off fireworks and bonfires.
The San Francisco Giants rushed the mound as they swept their way to become the 2012 World Series champions in a 4-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers.
It was an almost sure victory to close out the World Series until the Tigers found their offense in
Although there was change of location for game three of the World Series, there certainly was no change of pace for the Giants as they took their third victory from the Detroit Tigers in a 2-0 defeat.
The top of the second proved to be the
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640" caption="Fans celebrate in the Lower Conference Level at the Cesar Chavez Student Center as the Giants close in on their second win in the World Series on Oct. 25, 2012. Photo by Heather Ito / Xpress"][/caption]
Fans decked out in orange and
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="1024" caption="SF State catcher Matt Quintero (23) hits a RBI double during the fifth inning, scoring the fourth and final run for the Gators, of the baseball game versus Cal State East Bay at Maloney Field in San Francisco Sunday, May 6,
Errors were the name of Friday’s baseball game as SF State nearly let the win slip by during their series opener against Cal State University East Bay. The Gators managed to defeat the Pioneers 6-5.
Both teams struggled to get behind the ball, but the Gators
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500" caption="SF State infielder Devon King attempts to tag out Cal State University San Bernardino's Mike Newell on Sunday. The Coyotes beat the Gators 3-2. Photo by Cindy Waters."][/caption]
Solid pitching and fielding were not enough to prevent the SF State men's baseball
The SF State men's baseball team experienced both highs and lows in the double header against California State University Monterey Bay Sunday afternoon. The Gators earned a win in the first game, beating the Otters 13-7, but failed to come back in an 8-2 loss in the second game of the day.
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The SF State Gators earned another late win beating Sonoma State 6-5 Saturday. An error plated Mark
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500" caption="Cal State Los Angeles pitcher David Arredondo (17) delivers the baseball against a SF State batter during the first game of the doubleheader at San Francisco Saturday, March 3, 2012. Arredondo pitched eight innings and gave up four hits and one
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500" caption="Jack Jorgensen was the closing pitcher against Cal State LA. The SF State Gators won by one run, with a final score of 8-7, March. 2, 2012. Photo by Nelson Estrada."][/caption]
The SF State baseball team had a ninth inning comeback against Cal State
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500" caption="SF State Alumni pitcher Ben Mielke (8), center, blocks and tags out SF State Gators base runner AJ Pianto (5), preventing a score during the sixth inning of the game at Maloney Field in SF State Saturday, Feb. 4, 2012. Photo
While trying to catch a bus home Sept. 9 at approximately 9:30 p.m., Mo Mariscal, second baseman for SF State, was struck by a vehicle on the corner of Holloway and 19th avenues according to head coach Mike Cummins.
Mariscal was taken to the hospital and spent
It was deja vu for the SF State men's baseball team when they lost yet another series, falling to the visiting Cal State Dominguez Hills Toros 3-1 over the weekend.
With a 14-32 overall record, the Gators have endured a disappointing season under second-year head coach
A combination of sloppy defense and a wind-shortened left-field porch combined to help sink the SF State baseball team 6-4 against Cal State Dominguez Hills in the first game of a four-game series April 29.
Though SF State recorded a season-high 12 hits, five Gators committed six
After splitting a doubleheader match Saturday, the SF State men's baseball team failed to salvage a win today against the Cal State Dominguez Hills Toros losing 8-4. With the loss, the Gators dropped to 14-32 and 9-27 in the California Collegiate Athletic Association where as the
The SF State men's baseball team returned to the diamond today to play the first of four conference games against the Cal State Dominguez Hills Toros. Having lost their last two games, the Gators failed to snap their losing streak as they were defeated by
[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="580" caption="SF State pitcher, Jeff Clegg throws the final pitch against Sanoma State outfielder, Steven Filippi, in the final inning of the April 17 game. Gators won with a final score of 5 to 4. Gil Riego Jr. / special to Xpress"][/caption]
Despite falling to last place in the California Collegiate Athletic Association Monday, the SF State baseball team believes they will finish this season on a high note.
The Gators are 11-20 overall but just 6-18 in the CCAA. They have yet to win a series in
The SF State men’s baseball team saw its undefeated streak come to an end at the hands of the Menlo College Oaks in the first leg of a three-game weekend series.
Still, despite a 10-2 loss at Atherton in game one, the Gators bounced back and
After suffering their first loss of the season on the road in Atherton, the SF State men's baseball team bounced back as junior right-hander Branden Petrangelo took the mound and delivered another solid performance.
Petrangelo helped his team keep a perfect 4-0 record
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="299" caption="Steven Dea pitches during SF State's game against Fresno Pacific on Friday, Feb. 4. Eric Soracco/staff photographer"][/caption]
The SF State Gators baseball team opened their season Friday with a 5-1 win, out-pitching the 15th ranked Fresno Pacific Sunbirds.
In his first game as
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="448" caption="Tyler Overstreet, 5, barely avoids an out during the baseball double header on Saturday. SF State beat out Fresno Pacific in both games. Gregory Moreno/staff photographer"][/caption]
The SF State men's baseball team started its season Friday with a three-game sweep at a non-conference