The College World Series Thread

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Bracket One
Arizona
Arkansas
Georgia
Texas

Bracket Two
Cal State Fullerton
LSU
Miami
South Carolina


OK, out of the above two brackets, Texas has emerged undefeated from Bracket 1 after yesterday's 7-6 come-from-behind victory over Georgia and Cal St.-Fullerton and South Carolina are set to play today to decide the winner of Bracket 2.

Texas and the Bracket 2 winner will start a best-of-three series tomorrow to determine the 2004 NCAA Baseball Champ.


Hook 'em Horns!

boldbury (boldbury), Thursday, 24 June 2004 17:52 (seventeen years ago) link

talk historical shit too, bros. Give me a team to root for, and why (aside from because Brent O. lives in the same state).

hstencil (hstencil), Thursday, 24 June 2004 18:46 (seventeen years ago) link

I don't just live in the same state, I graduated from that school! It could be two CWS Championships in three years for the Burnt Orange!

You should root for Texas because they produced the majors only two-way player, Brooks "Real Men Don't Eat" Kieschnick.

boldbury (boldbury), Thursday, 24 June 2004 18:59 (seventeen years ago) link

You should root for Texas because they produced the majors only two-way player, Brooks "Real Men Don't Eat" Kieschnick.


dave mccarty was converted to pitcher in sox camp this spring, he made the club as an outfielder after burks went down. he's currently splitting time as mop-up reliever/1b/of.

otto midnight (otto midnight), Friday, 25 June 2004 15:31 (seventeen years ago) link

Does he have an alma mater in the CWS?

boldbury (boldbury), Friday, 25 June 2004 15:47 (seventeen years ago) link

one year passes...
i have never been tenser sitting in a drive-thru than listening to the end of the dawgs-noles game tonight. stoked for this weekend!

j blount (papa la bas), Tuesday, 6 June 2006 03:19 (fifteen years ago) link

sorry bout texas btw

j blount (papa la bas), Tuesday, 6 June 2006 03:30 (fifteen years ago) link

boy, Northwestern got their ass handed to them in the women's..

Stormy Davis (diamond), Tuesday, 6 June 2006 04:12 (fifteen years ago) link

Somehow I didn't even get to see Texas play even once all season, although admittedly I don't even get interested till conference tournament time. My current university (Houston) was eliminated over the weekend too.

I was actually in Austin the day Texas lost to Stanford in the regional, but I was across the street from Disch-Faulk field at the Girls Softball High School State Championship game. My cousin plays for my old high school's team and she drove in the game-winning runs in the 11th inning for the Class AAAA Champion Little Cypress-Mauriceville Lady Bears.

boldbury (boldbury), Saturday, 10 June 2006 15:39 (fifteen years ago) link

i came this close to getting up this morning and grabbing a seat on kudzu hill to watch the game. bullet dodged.

j blount (papa la bas), Saturday, 10 June 2006 21:16 (fifteen years ago) link

one year passes...

go cards!

hstencil, Sunday, 17 June 2007 20:50 (fourteen years ago) link

five years pass...

miami/louisville has been a good game

johnny crunch, Saturday, 1 June 2013 23:43 (eight years ago) link

at one point

J0rdan S., Saturday, 1 June 2013 23:58 (eight years ago) link

thought that bunt/hbp mightve loomed large but yea now its out of hand

johnny crunch, Sunday, 2 June 2013 00:00 (eight years ago) link

the home plate umpire has been wild awful all game imo

J0rdan S., Sunday, 2 June 2013 00:10 (eight years ago) link

Gauchos! (Nothing so far)

a very generous Cordoban (Sufjan Grafton), Sunday, 2 June 2013 00:21 (eight years ago) link

two weeks pass...

136 pitch shutout, ok

johnny crunch, Sunday, 16 June 2013 03:43 (eight years ago) link

Doesn't it seem kind of mind boggling that it took nearly 30 years between the last time the Big Ten put a team in the College World Series with Indiana going this year? The last Big Ten school in the tournament was Michigan in 1984 which featured Barry Larkin, Hal Morris and Scott Kamieniecki.

earlnash, Sunday, 16 June 2013 04:05 (eight years ago) link

At least LSU didn't fall for the banana in the tailpipe.

Andy K, Monday, 17 June 2013 03:27 (eight years ago) link

So, my alma mater is apparently in the finals of this thing!

I haven't followed college sports in years, but I turned on MSU's game the other day and knew immediately from the longhaired beardos that Ron Polk wasn't involved anymore -- he had a strict short hair/clean shaven policy.

WilliamC, Tuesday, 25 June 2013 00:35 (eight years ago) link

seven years pass...

That’s baseball

Clara Lemlich stan account (silby), Sunday, 20 June 2021 04:13 (three months ago) link


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