2012 Headlines

August 28, 2012
Pacific Tigers Summer Ball Wrap-Up
Eleven members of the Pacific baseball team wrapped up a successful summer ball season in early August.

July 5, 2012
Sullivan Named Starter In TCL All-Star Game
Tyler Sullivan was named a starter for the Texas Collegiate League All-Stars Thursday.

June 27, 2012
Summer Ball Update: Sullivan Named TCL Player of the Week
Pacific outfielder Tyler Sullivan earned Texas Collegiate League Player of the Week honors

June 15, 2012
Ten Tigers In Summer Ball Action
From Alaska to Texas, Illinois to California, ten Pacific baseball players are playing summer ball in a variety of leagues this season.

May 27, 2012
Seniors Complete Sweep Of Northridge, 6-1, in Season Finale
Garrett Borba's three RBI powers Pacific as five senior pitchers hold Northridge to one run.

May 26, 2012
Hager's Gem Gives Tigers Second-Straight Over Northridge
RHP Mike Hager allowed just three hits as Pacific topped Northridge, 2-1.

May 25, 2012
Baseball Wraps 2012 With Homestand Against Northridge
Tigers and Matadors open series Friday at 6 pm, Saturday at 1 pm before Sunday's Senior Day at 1 pm

May 25, 2012
Pederson's Three RBI Sparks Pacific's 7-4 Win Over Northridge
Tyger Pederson doubled twice and drove in three, while Allen Riley clubbed three hits for the Tigers.

May 20, 2012
Early Runs Hold Up As LBSU Tops Pacific In Rubber Game
Allen Riley's posted his third three-hit game of the season.

May 19, 2012
Tigers Never Trail In 5-3 Win At Long Beach State
Josh Simms went 4-for-4 with two runs scored, while Riley Drongesen drove in two go-ahead runs.

May 18, 2012
Final 2012 Road Trip Takes Tigers To Long Beach State
Riley Drongesen returned to the lineup Tuesday and stretched his hitting streak to 11 games.

May 18, 2012
Pacific Squeezed At Long Beach, 5-4
Allen Riley posted a pair of RBI singles, but the Tigers comeback fell a run short.

May 15, 2012
Pacific Wraps Home Stand Against Santa Clara Tuesday
Tigers play host to Broncos at 6 p.m. at Klein Family Field Tuesday

May 15, 2012
Tigers Caught By Santa Clara's Big Inning
Midweek tilt goes to Broncos, 8-5, despite Erik Lockwood's three hits and two RBIs

May 13, 2012
Rubber Game Gets Away From Pacific As Highlanders Win Series
Brett Christopher homered and tripled, but UC Riverside posted a 12-1 win Sunday.

May 12, 2012
Hager Shuts Down Highlanders As Pacific Rolls, 11-2
Senior SS Josh Simms put the exclamation point on the victory with an eighth-inning grand slam

May 11, 2012
Baseball Plays Host To UC Riverside Friday-Sunday
RHP Michael Benson starts game one Friday at 6 p.m. as the Tigers' eight-game homestand rolls on

May 11, 2012
Pacific Rally Comes Up Short Against UC Riverside
Brett Christopher posted three hits for Pacific, which fell 5-2 Friday at Klein Family Field.

May 8, 2012
Pacific Homestand Continues Tuesday Against USF
Tigers and Dons battle in non-conference matchup at 6 p.m. at Klein Family Field

May 8, 2012
Dons Post Midweek Win over Pacific, 5-2
Senior 3B Josh Simms went two for three with a walk and scored both Pacific runs.

May 6, 2012
No. 8 Fullerton Tops Pacific in Sunday's Game Three
LHP Kyle Crawford tossed six innings of relief without allowing an earned run.

May 5, 2012
Riley, Johnston Homer in Loss To No. 8 Fullerton
Daniel Johnston (pictured) hit his first homer of the season, and Allen Riley added his fifth for Pacific.

May 4, 2012
Baseball Plays Host To No. 8 Fullerton Friday-Sunday
Tigers open eight-game homestand against No. 8 Titans at Klein Family Field

May 4, 2012
Three-Run Eighth Sinks Pacific Versus No. 8 Fullerton
Daniel Johnston and Jason Taasaas (pictured) picked up RBIs, but Pacific fell 5-2 on three unearned runs in the eighth.

May 2, 2012
Pacific Baseball Pro Update
As the 2012 Pacific baseball season enters its final month, six former Pacific baseball players have just completed the first month of the 2012 professional baseball season.

April 29, 2012
Pacific Edged By Cal Poly, 6-4
Curtis Gomez homered and drove in two, but Cal Poly rallied for the 6-4 win

April 28, 2012
Cal Poly Takes Game Two From Pacific Baseball
Curtis Gomez went two-for-three with a pair of doubles, but the Tigers fell, 15-4.

April 27, 2012
Baseball Travels To Cal Poly For Road Series
Michael Benson (2.82 ERA) gets the start in Friday's game one (6 p.m.)

April 27, 2012
Tigers Fall In Game One To Cal Poly
Allen Riley tripled and scored for Pacific, but the Mustangs took game one, 7-1.

April 24, 2012
Pacific Baseball Looks For Season-Sweep at Nevada Tuesday
Joe Spizzirri and the Tigers will take on the Wolf Pack at 6 p.m. in Reno

April 24, 2012
Nevada Takes Mid-Week Non-Conference Matchup From Pacific
Senior SS Josh Simms tripled and drove in two, but Pacific fell, 15-4.

April 22, 2012
Pacific Baseball Can't Overcome Rough Start, Fall to UCSB 6-2
Erik Lockwood doubled and drove in a run for the Tigers.

April 21, 2012
Pacific Falls To UCSB On Gauchos' Six-Run Fourth
Erik Lockwood (2-for-4) was one of three Pacific players with multiple hits.

April 20, 2012
Pacific Plays Host To UCSB In Big West Home Series
Tigers and Gauchos Open Three-Game Set Friday at 6 pm at Klein Family Field

April 20, 2012
UCSB Sneaks Past Pacific Baseball, 6-5
Brett Christopher drove in two runs, both game-tying RBI, but UCSB answered late for a game one win.

April 15, 2012
Hager Tosses Eight Shutout Innings as Tigers Blank UC Davis
RHP Mike Hager ran his consecutive shutout innings streak to 15 innnings Sunday as the Tigers won 1-0.

April 14, 2012
Aggies Take Doubleheader From Pacific Baseball
Michael Benson allowed one run in a pitcher's duel in game one, but the Aggies take first two of BWC series.

April 13, 2012
Rain Bumps Pacific-UC Davis Series Opener To Saturday
Doubleheader on Saturday to start at noon at UC Davis' Dobbins Stadium

April 11, 2012
Pacific Falls To No. 6 Stanford
Curtis Gomez ripped a two-run double and Erik Lockwood continued his torrid pace at the plate, but No. 6 Stanford came away with an 8-3 win over Pacific.

April 10, 2012
Baseball Game At No. 6 Stanford Moved to Wednesday
The Tigers and Cardinal have moved Tuesday's game to 5 p.m.

April 7, 2012
Hager Shuts Down SJSU In Pacific Baseball's 7-0 Win
Mike Hager held San Jose State to three hits in eight innings.

April 6, 2012
Pacific Baseball Falls To San Jose State
Spartans take game two, 6-2. Tyger Pederson doubled and drove in a run for the Tigers

April 5, 2012
Baseball Opens Three-Game Series vs San Jose State Thursday
Tigers to face Spartans at 6 pm Thursday and Friday at home; series concludes Saturday at San Jose State's Municipal Stadium.

April 5, 2012
San Jose State Takes Battle Of Arms, 3-0
Josh Simms picked up two of the Tigers' five hits, but the Spartans outlast Tigers, 3-0.

April 2, 2012
Tigers Rally For Walk-Off Win Over Nevada
A two-run single in the bottom of the ninth by Jason Taasaas gave Pacific a 6-5 win Monday.

April 1, 2012
Pacific Baseball Falls To UC Irvine In Game Three
Tigers tally six hits in series finale against Anteaters; host Nevada Monday

March 31, 2012
Tigers Fall To Irvine On Another Anteater Comeback
Jason Taasaas homered as the Tigers built a 4-1 lead, but UC Irvine's six-run eighth gave the Anteaters a 7-4 win.

March 30, 2012
Tigers Open Big West Baseball Slate at UC Irvine
Three-game series starts Friday at 6:30 p.m. at Anteater Ballpark

March 30, 2012
UC Irvine Takes Game One Over Pacific
Erik Lockwood posted three hits and an RBI, but Anteaters walk-off with 5-4 win

March 26, 2012
Benson Named Big West Pitcher of the Week
Pacific freshman Michael Benson tossed a complete game shutout over Brown Statuday

March 26, 2012
Tigers Complete Series Sweep of Brown, 16-6
Josh Simms (pictured), and Dustin Torchio each had four of Pacific's 23 hits.

March 25, 2012
Riley Delivers In Comeback Win Over Brown
Allen Riley's eighth-inning home run gave the Tigers a 5-4 win Sunday.

March 24, 2012
Baseball Hosts Brown In Saturday Doubleheader
Tigers open four-game series with Bears on Saturday with a double-header starting at 1 pm.

March 24, 2012
Benson Tames Bears With Complete Game Shutout
Tigers take game one, 10-0. Game Two underway at 4:10

March 24, 2012
Tigers Complete Doubleheader Sweep of Brown, 11-4
Garrett Borba went two-for-three as the Tigers collected six extra-base hits in the nightcap

March 20, 2012
Baseball Visits Sac State For Tuesday Matinee
Pacific goes for season-series sweep of Hornets at 2 p.m.

March 20, 2012
Baseball Drops 6-3 Decision at Sac State
Riley Drongesen goes 3-for-5 while Taylor Muphy added two hits and an RBI

March 18, 2012
With Hager Dealing The Tigers Come Up Aces With A 4-2 Win At Gonzaga
The freshman picked up his first collegiate victory in his second start

March 17, 2012
Pitchers Duel Goes Against The Tigers On Saturday Night
Sophomore Kyle Crawford dealt all night but came up on the wrong end of a duel

March 16, 2012
Pacific Baseball Visits Gonzaga For Three-Game Series
Saturday's Game Two Moved to 6 p.m.

March 16, 2012
Tigers' Rally Comes Up Short As They Fall 6-4 To Gonzaga
Pacific mounted a late game push but could not get out of its own way in Spokane

March 11, 2012
Creighton Tops Pacific Baseball In Game Three
Erik Lockwood hit his first career home run, but Creighton takes Sunday's match-up, 12-2.

March 10, 2012
Pacific Downs Creighton Via Nine Unanswered Runs
Kyle Crawford settles down for his first win and Josh Simms (7-for-9 in the series) collected three more hits.

March 9, 2012
Baseball Opens Three-Game Home Series Versus Creighton Friday
Pacific returns to Klein Family Field to start three-game series against Bluejays

March 9, 2012
Tigers Rally Comes Up Short Against Creighton
Pacific tallies 12 hits in final three innings, but fall in game one, 11-9.

March 6, 2012
Baseball Travels To USF For Tuesday Matinee
Travis Lumby and the Tigers take on Dons at 2 p.m. at USF’s Benedetti Diamond.

March 6, 2012
USF Takes Tuesday Matchup From Pacific
Robby Mansfield and Curtis Gomez (pictured) each posted doubles for Pacific.

March 4, 2012
Kansas State Takes Game Three, 9-3
Riley Drongesen posts two hits and an RBI for Pacific

March 3, 2012
Kansas State Answers With Game Two Win Over Pacific
Josh Simms drove in the Tigers' lone run in a 12-1 defeat.

March 2, 2012
Baseball Travels To K-State For Three-Game Set
Brett Christopher and the Tigers open weekend series Friday at 1 pm PT

March 2, 2012
Benson Pitches Tigers To 7-2 Win At K-State
Tigers collect 12 hits and RHP Michael Benson shuts down Kansas State over seven for game one win.

February 28, 2012
Baseball Plays Host To Sacramento State Tuesday
First Pitch of Hornets and Tigers at 6 pm at Klein Family Field

February 28, 2012
Tiger Bats Unload For Win Over Sacramento State
Freshman DH Taylor Murphy clubbed four hits in five at bats with two RBI, as Pacific racks up season-high 18 hits.

February 26, 2012
Tigers Falter Late, Fall to San Diego 4-3
Sophomore 1B Riley Drongesen picked up two hits and an RBI, but USD tallies in the seventh for come-from-behind win.

February 25, 2012
Haberman Fans Nine, But SDSU Rallies Late
John Haberman struck out nine, including five consecutive Aztecs, but San Diego State rallied off the Tigers' bullpen for a 5-4 win.

February 24, 2012
San Diego Pulls Away From Pacific, 6-1
Riley Drongesen posts two doubles, but Toreros turn 2-1 eighth-inning lead into 6-1 win.

February 23, 2012
Pacific Opens USD Tournament Against No. 21 Oregon State Thursday
Tigers will face San Diego and San Diego State as part of four-game tournament.

February 23, 2012
No. 21 Oregon State Nips Pacific Baseball in San Diego
Curtis Gomez drove in two for the Orange and Black, but comeback attempt falls short, 10-7.

February 21, 2012
Baseball Welcomes No. 2 Stanford To Klein Tuesday At 6 pm
Tigers return to Klein Family Field to face fourth-straight ranked opponent.

February 21, 2012
Tigers Take No. 2 Stanford To Extras, Before Falling 9-7
John Haberman posted four hits, including the game-tying RBI single in the bottom of the ninth.

February 19, 2012
No. 22 Cal Rallies Late on Pacific Baseball
Erik Lockwood doubled and scored in the eighth to tie it, but Cal answers with six-run eighth for 9-3 win.

February 18, 2012
Cal Takes Game Two From Pacific Baseball, 6-3
Allen Riley went two-for-four with a run batted in.

February 17, 2012
Baseball Falls In Season Opener At Cal
Dustin Torchio collected three hits, but No. 22 Cal takes season-opening 9-1 win

February 17, 2012
A Look At The 2012 Pacific Baseball Team
Previewing the Tigers 2012 baseball season

February 15, 2012
Baseball Starts 2012 At Cal Friday, Home Opener Saturday
Pacific visits Berkeley for 1:30 p.m. opening day; Home opener Saturday at 1 p.m.

January 31, 2012
Pacific's Ed Sprague on CSN Bay Area's Chronicle Live Tonight at 5 pm
Pacific Baseball head coach Ed Sprague will be a guest tonight on Comcast Sportsnet's Chronicle Live. The show will air on Comcast SportsNet Bay Area at 5:00 PM then again on Comcast SportsNet California at 6:00 PM.

January 28, 2012
Tigers Begin 2012 Baseball Season With First Practice
Pacific baseball opens preparations for 2012 Friday at Klein Family Field

January 9, 2012
Tigers Host Pacific Baseball Community Night On Feb. 2
Stockton Golf & Country Club hosts the fifth-annual event, featuring Mike Krukow and Duane Kuiper.

November 28, 2011
Pacific Baseball Adds Six Signees For 2013
Head coach Ed Sprague announced six commitments to his Pacific baseball program on Monday

November 18, 2011
Black Team Takes Pacific's Fall World Series
Annual intra-squad goes to the black team behind 5.1 scoreless from Kyle Crawford

October 31, 2011
Happy Halloween From Pacific Baseball
The Pacific baseball team celebrated Halloween with an intrasquad scrimmage in costume.

October 27, 2011
Pacific Releases 2012 Baseball Schedule
Coach Ed Sprague announces 56 game schedule

October 18, 2011
Former Pacific OF Nick Longmire Up For MiLB Home Run of The Year
Former Pacific Tiger outfield Nick Longmire is a candidate for Minor League Baseball's Home Run of the Year.

August 31, 2011
Baseball To Hold Alumni Game Oct. 15
Current Tigers To Face Alums at 12:30 p.m. at Klein Family Field

August 24, 2011
Former Tiger Erik Hamren Notches First MLB Win
Padres Rookie Earns Win Over Giants Tuesday

July 28, 2011
Pacific Baseball Adds Four to Incoming Class
Tigers Bring In Three Pitchers, Outfielder for 2012.

July 11, 2011
Tigers In The Pros: Minor League Update
Former Tigers Climb The Ladder Towards The Big Leagues