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Texas baseball blasts its way to even series with TCU

The Texas baseball team tied the series with TCU at a game apiece with a 13-1 win in Fort Worth on Saturday night. The No. 9 Longhorns (17-9, 3-2 Big 12) hit four extra-base hits on the night—two doubles, a triple and a home run. Zach Zubia, robbed of a … Read More

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TCU scores three in bottom of the ninth to down Texas baseball

Kamron Fields and the Texas baseball team had a bottom of the ninth to forget as TCU topped the Longhorns 3-2 in Fort Worth on Friday night. Johnny Rizer hit an RBI single to score pinch runner Brad Czerniejewski to end the game. Rizer also had the top play on … Read More

Kirk Bohls

American-Statesman Staff

Bohls: Texas baseball is winning ugly, yet putting together a pretty good run

Those hardy souls who braved the finale of the Texas-Arkansas baseball mini-series at UFCU Disch-Falk Field have to be hoping for one conclusive piece of data. Please don’t let Wednesday night’s marathon be a preview of the type of College World Series game this June. But what the near-four hour … Read More

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Blair Henley heads home to Fort Worth as Texas looks to address its issues with walks

When he starts at TCU’s Lupton Stadium on Saturday night, Texas junior Blair Henley will have nearly two dozen members of his fan club in the stands. Henley grew up in Fort Worth, so this weekend will serve as a homecoming. Henley said his mother has secured around 25 tickets for Saturday’s … Read More

Down early, No. 9 Texas rallies to win a ‘character check’ and snap a losing streak to No. 11 Arkansas

Beauty may be in the eye of the beholder, but Texas will have a hard time convincing anyone that Wednesday’s game against Arkansas wasn’t ugly. Still, don’t expect the ninth-ranked Longhorns to give back their 7-6 victory over the 11th-ranked Razorbacks. The one-run victory at UFCU Disch-Falk Field, which took … Read More

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The Final Pitch: Texas 7, Arkansas 6

Texas fell into an early hole during a wild game at UFCU Disch-Falk Field on Wednesday, but the Longhorns rallied and earned a split of a midweek series with Arkansas. One day after it scored six times in the second inning of an 11-4 win, Arkansas struck … Read More

Arkansas blows by Texas as midweek meeting gets underway in Austin

In town for the first time since 2005, the Arkansas Razorbacks supplied the fireworks in Tuesday’s 11-4 blasting of Texas at UFCU Disch-Falk Field. The seven-run decision in the opener of this two-game series was UT’s fifth straight loss to Arkansas. Texas was beaten three times by Arkansas last year … Read More

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The Final Pitch: Arkansas 11, Texas 4

Texas was no match for Arkansas in a Tuesday tussle between two old foes from the Southwest Conference. Both teams went down in order during the opening inning at UFCU Disch-Falk Field, but Arkansas sent nine batters to the plate in the second session. The Razorbacks exited the frame with … Read More

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Texas climbs to No. 9 in NCAA poll, but five games against ranked foes await on this week’s schedule

Texas’ baseball team earned a promotion on Monday, but the Longhorns won’t have much time to celebrate. Texas has claimed the ninth spot in national poll compiled by D1Baseball, the publication revealed on Monday. The Longhorns were ranked 12th last week, but the team … Read More

Masen Hibbeler stands out on offense and defense as UT secures its series with Texas Tech

Even though he ended the weekend on a high note, don’t expect Texas senior Masen Hibbeler to start looking at the video board now. During every at-bat, one of the screens at UFCU Disch-Falk Field displays a batter’s picture, his season statistics and accomplishments for that day. But when you’re … Read More

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The Final Pitch: Texas 4, Texas Tech 3

On Sunday, Texas found just enough pitching and offense to claim a victory in its conference-opening series with Texas Tech. Held without a hit over the final seven innings of a 3-0 loss on Saturday, Texas was no-hit by Leander native Mason Montgomery over the first five … Read More

Offense unaccounted for as Texas suffers its first blemish in Big 12 play

With a record-setting crowd on hand, Texas had the stage set for another dramatic finish Saturday. Alas, Texas Tech did not join the likes of Louisiana-Lafayette, Texas State, TCU and LSU, four teams against which Texas has recorded walk-off wins over the past two seasons.  A fly … Read More

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The Final Pitch: Texas Tech 3, Texas 0

Thanks to a three-run eighth inning, Texas Tech pulled away from a pitchers’ duel at UFCU Disch-Falk Field on Saturday afternoon. Texas Tech junior Caleb Kilian, who beat UT in Lubbock last year, one-hit the Longhorns over his seven-inning appearance. Red Raider reliever Clayton Beeter issued three … Read More

What a relief: Bullpen steps up in UT’s conference opener against Texas Tech

If you ask Zach Zubia, he will tell you that Texas boasts one of the best bullpens in the nation. Sure, Texas’ sophomore designated hitter may be a little biased. He insists, though, that “I mean that wholeheartedly.” And after Friday night, who is going to argue with him? Ty … Read More

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The Final Pitch: Texas 4, Texas Tech 3

In what was the conference opener for both Texas and Texas Tech, the Longhorns overcame an early deficit at UFCU Disch-Falk Field on Friday. Texas starter Bryce Elder walked three straight batters with two outs in the third inning, and Texas Tech made the right-hander pay for … Read More

Even with the injuries, Texas is feeling comfortable at catcher as Big 12 play begins

Friday’s home game against Texas Tech should be considered a starting line for Texas. Maybe the Red Raiders can even provide the starting gun as the race for the Big 12 title gets underway. This year’s race won’t be a sprint. It’s not really a marathon, either. It’s more of … Read More

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Texas rebounds from losses at Stanford with a rout of Texas Southern

On Tuesday night, Texas quickly rediscovered any offense that it had lost over this past weekend’s trip to Stanford. The Texas offense exploded for 18 hits and 17 runs in a run-ruled win over Texas Southern at UFCU Disch-Falk Field. With Texas leading by two touchdowns, the game was called … Read More

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Despite losses at Stanford, Texas holds onto No. 12 ranking in the D1Baseball poll

Three losses on the road this weekend did not cost Texas its No. 12 spot in the D1Baseball poll on Monday. Fueled by a sweep of LSU, Texas climbed 10 spots last week to D1Baseball’s No. 12 ranking. The Longhorns then dropped three of its four games … Read More

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Forgettable fourth inning leads to a lost series at No. 6 Stanford for No. 12 Texas

A fourth-inning free fall doomed Texas as it closed out a four-game series at Stanford with Sunday’s 9-0 loss. Due to weather, the game was called in the bottom of the seventh inning. No. 12 Texas opened this road trip with a 4-0 win over its sixth-ranked … Read More

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Stanford wins second straight against Texas baseball

Two runs scored in the seventh inning proved to be the difference as No. 6 Stanford beat the No. 12 Texas baseball team 4-2 in California on Saturday. The win is the second in a row for the Cardinal after dropping the series opener. The Longhorns will try to make … Read More