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CSUN baseball sweeps series against UC Davis

CSUN baseball player pitches the ball
Josue Aguilar May 15, 2016

The CSUN baseball team beat the UC Davis Aggies 4-2 on Sunday afternoon, sweeping the series and giving CSUN a 31-16 overall record. The Matadors got off to a strong start, forcing three straight outs...

Three-run seventh inning fuels the Matadors’ 5-4 come back win

baseball player walks off the field
Diego Marquez May 13, 2016

In the final home series of the year, the Matadors were able to steal the opening game from the UC Davis Aggies, 5-4, on Friday. The Matadors were able to get on the board early thanks to senior Branden...

CSUN baseball slumping in Big West play, despite strong record

Two CSUN baseball players meet up after ending
Lynn Rosado April 20, 2016

Despite having long win streaks and beating Pac-12 teams, such as UCLA, the Matadors are currently struggling to match the success of the first half of the season. Although CSUN holds an overall record...

CSUN drops double header to Long Beach, continues losing streak

CSUN student athlete throws baseball from pitcher's base
Josue Aguilar April 11, 2016

The CSUN baseball team lost to conference rival Long Beach State, 6-3 and 0-12, Sunday afternoon in a double header. This gives CSUN its fourth and fifth straight losses in Big West Conference play and...

CSUN swept by Fullerton in final two games of series

Student baseball athlete pitches during game
Diego Marquez April 3, 2016

The Matadors fell short both Saturday and Sunday in conference games against the Cal State Fullerton Titans. On Saturday, the Titans took the game 2-1, while Sunday 8-5. Game Two, Saturday There...

ICYMI: Portland ends CSUN’s win streak

Baseball player slides into base
Lynn Rosado March 27, 2016

Facing the University of Portland Pilots in a double header, the Matadors came back in the second game to win 2-1 in 15 innings, but could not do the same in the first losing 6-5. Junior starting pitcher...

Late rally sparks CSUN past George Washington in extra innings

Catcher Dylan Alexander slides into third base, Sunday, February 28, 2016. Alexander went one for one hitting against Northern Colorado. (Josue Aguilar/Sundial)
Daniel Robles March 5, 2016

CSUN (8-3 overall) put on its rally caps to beat the George Washington Colonials, 6-5, in 11 innings during the second game of a doubleheader on Saturday. The Matadors trailed for most of the game,...

CSUN holds off George Mason behind strong pitching

Max Zeronian / File Photo
Peter Felsch March 3, 2016

CSUN was powered by strong pitching, as they defeated the George Mason Patriots, 1-0 on the road on Thursday. The Matadors were led by senior pitcher Angel Rodriguez. He dominated on the mound striking...

Student artist, athlete shows creativity off field

Angel Rodriguez is playing his senior year of college baseball as a relief pitcher for the Matadors. (Raul Martinez / The Sundial)
Diego Marquez February 25, 2016

Standing at 6-feet-2 inches and approximately 180 pounds, CSUN baseball senior pitcher Angel Rodriguez mirrors the quintessential image of a collegiate baseball player. However, Rodriguez pictures himself...

CSUN blanks Pepperdine on the road

CSUN standing together while the national anthem is played at the beginning of the game. File Photo / Ashley Grant Photo credit: Ashley Grant
Lynn Rosado February 24, 2016

Along with two homers and an RBI single, CSUN’s baseball team shut out the Pepperdine University Waves to secure a 3-0 road win Tuesday.After losing a three-game series against CSU Bakersfield to...

Bumstead leads Matador baseball as offensive asset

Sophomore infielder Nolan Bumstead is an Engineer major who is balancing baseball and a perfect GPA. (Ashley Grant/The Sundial)
Lynn Rosado February 17, 2016

Born and raised in Calgary, Alberta, Nolan Bumstead went from the snowy Canadian mountains to the sunny Southern California beaches to further his athletic and academic success. The sophomore engineering...

Sophomore pitcher utilizes two sports to calm nerves

Sophomore Joe Ryan is a former water polo player that uses his water techniques to help him on the baseball field. (Ashley Grant / The Sundial)
Harry Bennett February 17, 2016

Joe Ryan, a 19-year-old right-handed pitcher for the CSUN baseball team sits on the side of the pool at the Student Recreation Center thinking back on what got him where he is today. He glares at the...

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