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2014 MLB All-Star Rosters Stocked With College Baseball Products

July 15, 2014
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2014 MLB All-Star Rosters Stocked With College Baseball Products

Roughly six weeks after college baseball players dominated the selections in the 2014 Major League Draft – 71.8% of the total draft selections were college players (872, with 742 from 4-yr. schools/i.e. non-JC), compared to only 28.2% draftees who were high-schoolers – there is a similar breakdown among the 2014 Major League All-Star selections....

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Final 2014 NCBWA College Baseball Poll

June 29, 2014
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Final 2014 NCBWA College Baseball Poll

The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) has released its final Division One poll for the 2014 season. Vanderbilt sits atop the final rankings after taking two of three games in the best-of-three College World Series Finals in Omaha, Neb. Vanderbilt’s title ends a two-year run by Pac-12 Conference powers Arizona and UCLA. Vandy...

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V is for Victory (part 2: Vanderbilt CWS Central) …

June 23, 2014
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This page will serve as College Baseball 360’s collection area for all things Vanderbilt over the next few days, as the Commodores prepare to take on Virginia in the 2014 CWS Championship Series (best-of-3; June 23=25; 7 CT, on ESPN). An assortment of offerings, notes, links, etc. are being added to this page –...

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V is for Victory (part 1: Virginia CWS Central) …

June 23, 2014
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This page will serve as College Baseball 360’s collection area for all things Virginia over the next few days, as the Cavaliers prepare to take on Vanderbilt in the 2014 CWS Championship Series (best-of-3; June 23=25; 7 CT, on ESPN). An assortment of offerings, notes, links, etc. are being added to this page –...

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Corbin, O’Connor: Roads To CWS Finals

June 22, 2014
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Corbin, O’Connor: Roads To CWS Finals

Tim Corbin’s Vanderbilt Commodores and Brian O’Connor’s Virginia Cavaliers are set to begin the College World Series Finals on Monday. It’s a meeting of two programs that now stand on unchartered ground after making meteoric strides into the ranks of college baseball elite since the arrival of their respective head coaches. Virginia is playing...

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CWS Press Conference Central

June 21, 2014
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Here’s a handy archive of all the formal press conferences at the 2014 College World Series (to be updated throughout the CWS). Note that these versions are raw and unedited, courtesy of the NCAA – in most cases, the comments do not begin immediately but the comments start time is noted for each video...

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CB360 Bonus Video – Virginia & Ole Miss (2014 CWS)

June 20, 2014
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Virginia and Ole Miss – which opened their 2014 College World Series playing slate last Sunday with an epic game (won 2-1 by the Cavs) – are set to tangle again on Friday night in Omaha (7 CT; ESPN). The Rebels must beat the Cavaliers Friday and again on Sat., while UVa is one...

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Texas vs. UC Irvine Preview – CWS game-9

June 18, 2014
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UC Irvine and Texas are set for a College World Series rematch game on Wed. night (7 CT; ESPN), with the loser eliminated while the winner then will have to beat Vanderbilt twice to earn a spot in the CWS Championship Series … Irvine opened the 2014 CWS with a late rally to defeat...

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CWS Thoughts

June 17, 2014
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CWS Thoughts

By Sean Stires After spending good chunks of the month of June in Omaha for five straight years, I’ve spent the better part of the past two years on a personal and professional odyssey.  Pete LaFleur and I founded CB360 with college baseball in our blood and I’ll be jumping back into the game...

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College World Series Opening Weekend Home Plate

June 15, 2014
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An assortment of convenient information from the first two days of the 2014 College World Series, all in one place (more to come, throughout the CWS, including various CB360 exclusive video interviews): CLICK HERE for updated CWS Bracket  2014 COLLEGE WORLD SERIES DAY-1 (Sat., June 14) • Game-1 UC IRVINE 3–10–1 def. TEXAS 1–7–1 … UCI...

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