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The Minnesota Daily

Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily


John Anderson spent 49 years on the Minnesota campus, spanning his playing days and coaching career.

John Anderson leaves behind a legacy impact on Gophers baseball

by Andrew Cornelius
Published June 9, 2024

John Anderson completed his 43rd season as head coach for Gophers baseball in May with 1,390 victories, the most of any coach in Big Ten history. The University of Minnesota athletic department ensured...

McDevitt helped develop Max Meyer, who was selected third overall in the 2020 MLB draft by the Miami Marlins.

Gopher baseball announces Ty McDevitt as new head coach

by Andrew Cornelius
Published May 22, 2024

The University of Minnesota announced Wednesday that Gophers pitching coach and player development coordinator Ty McDevitt will be the next head baseball coach.  McDevitt spent the past eight years...

Gophers pitcher Sam Kennedy struck out a career-high seven batters in a career-high three scoreless innings on Wednesday.

Gopher baseball’s pitching staff looking to turn a corner

by Andrew Cornelius
Published April 18, 2024
Minnesota’s staff put the pieces together on Wednesday against South Dakota State in an 11-1 win.
Connor Wietgrefe finished his start Sunday with a career-high 13 strikeouts.

Gophers baseball builds momentum heading into Big Ten play

by Andrew Cornelius
Published March 27, 2024
The Gophers won the final two games against San Francisco to take the series ahead of their first conference series.
Minnesota traveled to California for four games before a three-game series with Gonzaga in Spokane, Washington.

Gophers baseball took home four wins from spring break road trip

by Andrew Cornelius
Published March 15, 2024
Last week was the first time Minnesota had a winning record after a road trip since their Big Ten opening series in 2023.
The Gophers drop a two-game series to Northeastern after falling to the Minnesota Twins in an exhibition match to start the weekend.

Gophers baseball feeling déjà vu after losing recent series in Florida

by Andrew Cornelius
Published February 27, 2024
Minnesota could not earn a win in Fort Myers for the second consecutive season.
The Gophers two standout sophomores look to build on strong freshmen seasons.

Kris Hokenson and Weber Neels share a bond beyond baseball

by Andrew Cornelius
Published February 14, 2024
The two Gophers baseball players have grown a brother-like relationship since their time together on the Northstar club team.
Minnesota’s pitching staff is healthy and primed to improve off another positive season.

Gophers baseball’s pitching staff build on promising 2023 season

by Andrew Cornelius
Published February 9, 2024
The Gophers' rotation has improved each of the last three seasons.
University of Minnesota softball faces off against Concordia University at their home field, Jane Sage Cowles Stadium on Oct. 20, 2023. The Gophers won with a score of 3-2.

A deep-dive look into the Gophers softball and baseball seasons

by Alex Karwowski
Published January 21, 2024
The Gophers softball and baseball teams open their regular seasons this spring with new takeaways from the previous year.
Gophers baseball have won 36 consecutive seasons.

Gophers baseball and their well-established MLB pipeline

by Andrew Cornelius
Published August 1, 2023
Minnesota’s head coach, a recently drafted Gopher and a professional scout talk about the reasons behind the baseball program’s 36 consecutive years of producing MLB Draft picks.

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