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Vandy Rolls Over Ramblin’ Wreck: Advances to Super-Regional to Host Louisville


The Vanderbilt Commodores rolled over the Ramblin’ Wreck of Georgia Tech 7-1 last night at Hawkins Field to advance to the NCAA Super-Regionals and will host Louisville in a best two out of three matchup beginning on Saturday.

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Regarding Louisville, according to vucommodores.com  Vandy Coach Tim Corbin said, “”We’re in close proximity, we’ve played each other in some tough battles and we’ve had wild games at the end. We have a lot of respect, but this is all about Vanderbilt and will always be about Vanderbilt.”

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(H/T:  VUCommodores.com)

Nine SEC Teams in 2013 NCAA Division I Baseball Tournament


Nine SEC Teams in 2013 NCAA Division I Baseball Tournament. Vandy, LSU, South Carolina, and Mississippi St. all are hosts.  Gamecocks more than likely must beat in-state rival Clemson, while Miss. St. must overcome Central Arkansas, who beat them in two out of three games earlier in the season.

LSU Tigers Win SEC Tournament Championship


LSU Tigers Win SEC Tournament Championship.  Now, the bigger stage.  Both LSU and SEC regular season champion Vanderbilt are expected to make appearances at the College World Series.

Quick hits: Vanderbilt Commodores flirt with mercy rule in SEC Baseball Tournament win over Mississippi State Bulldogs | al.com


Quick hits: Vanderbilt Commodores flirt with mercy rule in SEC Baseball Tournament win over Mississippi State Bulldogs | al.com.  Vandy plays LSU for SEC Title Today.

Mike Minor of Atlanta Braves Strikes Out 10: and Knocks a 2-Run Homer for Icing on the Cake


Mike Minor of Atlanta Braves Strikes Out 10: and Knocks a 2-Run Homer for Icing on the Cake.  Pretty good day for the former Vanderbilt Commodore pitcher.

Mike Minor of Atlanta Braves Strikes Out 10: and Knocks a 2-Run Homer for Icing on the Cake


Former Vanderbilt Commodore Mike Minor struck out ten batters over 7 1/3 innings and hit a two run homer in a 6-0 Atlanta victory over the New York Mets.

Former Vanderbilt Commodore Mike Minor struck out ten batters over 7 1/3 innings and hit a two run homer in a 6-0 Atlanta victory over the New York Mets.

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Former Vanderbilt Commodore pitcher Mike Minor pitched 7 1/3 innings of scoreless baseball in a 6-0 Braves victory. Minor has 10 strikeouts and hit a 2 run homer for icing on the cake. http://atlanta.braves.mlb.com/video/play.jsp?c_id=atl&topic_id=27436019

(H/T:  AtlantaBraves.com)

Roby Ratings Top 50- First Conference Tournament Edition 5/22


Team                                           W                    L                           Conference

1. Vanderbilt                            50                  8                               SEC

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The Vanderbilt Commodores are ranked at #1 atop the first Conference Tournament edition of the College Baseball Roby Ratings Top 70. Image Credit: Clarksville Sports Network

2. North Carolina                    50                  8                              ACC

3. Cal St.-Fullerton                  47                 8                            Big West

4. LSU                                           51                  9                               SEC

5. Campbell                                49                   9                            Big South

6. Dartmouth                             32                   9                               Ivy

7. Virginia                                   47                  10                              ACC

8. Oregon State                          44                  10                           PAC-12

9. Louisville                                46                   12                            Big East

10.North Carolina St.                43                  13                             ACC

11.Oregon                                     43                  13                            PAC-12

12.Indiana                                    42                  13                              Big Ten

13.Austin Peay                            44                  13                              OVC

14.Florida St.                                44                  15                              ACC

15.Delaware St.                            33                   15                            MEAC

16.Canisius                                     40                   15                          Metro ATL

17.Mississippi State                      43                   16                            SEC

18.Oklahoma State                      39                     16                         Big 12

19.Cal-Poly                                     39                     16                        Big West

20.UCLA                                           38                    16                        PAC-12

21.Mercer                                        43                    16                         ATL Sun

22.Tennessee Tech                       40                    16                          OVC

23.Bryant                                          41                     16                          NEC

24.Pittsburgh                                   42                     17                     Big East

25.Kansas State                              41                      17                      Big 12

26.Rice                                               40                     17                        CUSA

27.Michigan State                         33                     17                        Big Te

28.North Florida                           40                    17                         ATL Sun

29.La. Lafayette                             41                    17                        Sun Belt

30.South Carolina                           39                    18                          SEC

31. Illinois                                          34                    18                         Big Ten

32.South Alabama                          42                     18                      Sun Belt

33. Troy                                               40                    18                       Sun Belt

34.Illinois St.                                     39                    18                         MVC

35.Creighton                                      30                    18                         MVC

36.New Mexico                                  37                    18                         MWC

37.Clemson                                         39                      19                        ACC

38.Virginia Tech                                38                     19                         ACC

39.Seton Hall                                      37                     19                       Big East

40. St. Louis                                        40                     19                       ATL Ten

41.Oklahoma                                      39                      19                       Big 12

42.Arizona State                                34                     19                      PAC-12

43.UNLV                                               37                    19                         MWC

44.Columbia                                         27                    19                         Ivy

45.Arkansas                                          37                     20                       SEC

46.Western Carolina                          39                     20                      Southern

47.Lamar                                               39                    20                      Southland

48.Central Arkansas                          38                    20                      Southland

49.Sam Houston State                       37                     20                      Southland

50.Belmont                                            38                     20                        OVC

51.Florida Atlantic                            37                      20                      Sun Belt

52.Florida Gulf Coast                         37                      20                     ATL Sun

53.Rider                                                  35                      20                    Metro ATL

54.Jackson State                                 34                      20                       SWAC

55. UNC-Wilmington                          37                      21                     Colonial

56.William&Mary                                36                      21                      Colonial

57.Georgia State                                  35                      21                      Colonial

58.UC-Irvine                                          33                     21                      Big West

59.Houston                                             36                     21                       CUSA

60.Arizona                                               32                     21                     PAC-12

61.Stanford                                              31                    21                     PAC-12

62.Coastal Carolina                               37                    21                     Big South

63.San Francisco                                    34                    21                       WCC

64.Gonzaga                                                32                    21                        WCC

65.BYU                                                         32                   21                        WCC

66.Mississippi                                            37                   22                        SEC

67.South Florida                                      36                    22                      Big East

68.Delaware                                               33                    22                      Colonial

69.Charlotte                                               37                    22                      ATL 10

70.Minnesota                                             32                    22                     Big Ten