Texas' head coach Augie Garrido watches as his team competes against UT Pan American during a NCAA college baseball game at Disch-Falk Field Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015. (Stephen Spillman for AMERICAN-STATESMAN)

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Augie Garrido to be inducted into NCB Hall of fame

Posted March 31st, 2016

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Texas baseball coach Augie Garrido will be inducted into the National College Baseball Hall of Fame this summer, the hall announced on Thursday.

Garrido, the winningest coach in the history of the sport, will be honored during a celebration July 1-2 in Lubbock.

Those joining Garrido in the 2016 induction class are players JD Drew (Florida State), Matt DeSalvo (Marietta College), Rick Monday (Arizona State) and Tom Paciorek (Houston),  and coaches Bob Braddy (Jackson State) and Tommy Thomas (Valdosta State).

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This is Garrido’s second hall of fame honor in 2016. In January, he was inducted by the National Baseball Coaches Association in Nashville, Tenn.

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