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Pitcher Brett Schulze throws the ball at Siebert Field on Friday, March 29. Eli Wilson's home run in the bottom of the tenth inning lead the Gophers to a 5-2 win over Nebraska. 

Eli Wilson’s three-run home run walks off Nebraska

Jack Warrick
March 30, 2019

The game came down to extra innings and Minnesota's experienced catcher took a swing to potentially end the game. Eli Wilson knew it was out of the park as he made contact.  "I talked to the guys...

Shortstop Jordan Kozicky hits a solo home run in the bottom of the second inning on Wednesday, March 27 at Siebert Field.

Minnesota takes home opener over Augsburg

Jack Warrick
March 28, 2019

The Gophers held a 48-1-1 record over the Auggies of Augsburg (4-8) going into Wednesday's home opener at Siebert Field. The trend continued Wednesday. The Gophers (9-13) clobbered the ball, tallying 14...

Freshman Max Meyer is congratulated after closing out the win against UCLA on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Siebert Field. The Gophers won 3-2.

Gophers open up Big Ten play with sweep of Penn State

Jack Warrick
March 26, 2019

One of the toughest non-conference schedules in college baseball prepared Minnesota for Big Ten play as the Gophers came out of University Park, Pennsylvania with three wins in the first Big Ten series...

Junior Cole McDevitt eyes the pitch during the game on Wednesday, April 25 at Siebert Field.

Gophers drop three of four in Seattle

Jack Warrick
March 12, 2019

Minnesota continued its early slump over the weekend, dropping three of four in Seattle.  In the final game of the road trip, however, Minnesota beat Seattle University on Monday 3-2 with a Cole McDevitt...

Patrick Fredrickson throws the ball to first as a UCLA player tries to steal second during the game on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Siebert Field. The Gophers won 3-2.

Amid pitching struggles, Max Meyer will make first start

Jack Warrick
March 7, 2019

The Gophers' starting pitching staff, recovering from the loss of key starter Reggie Meyer from last season and from early difficulties with preseason All-American Patrick Fredrickson, has struggled so...

Cole McDevitt is congratulated after hitting a home run during the game against Canisius on Friday, June 1, 2018 at Siebert Field. The Gophers won 10-1.

Gophers swept at No. 23 NC State

Jack Warrick
March 5, 2019

It was another weekend of learning for the Gophers baseball team, according to what head coach John Anderson says about the early non-conference schedule.  After finishing last season with a 44-15...

Freshman Max Meyer closes out the game against UCLA on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Siebert Field. The Gophers won 3-2.

Gophers lose second series of the season at Dallas Baptist

Jack Warrick
February 26, 2019

The Gophers had a chance to take the series victory on Sunday at Dallas Baptist University when they took a 2-0 lead off a two-run homer from freshman Andrew Wilhite — the first hit of his career.  Then,...

Head Coach John Anderson is upset with an umpire's call during the game against Canisius on Friday, June 1, 2018. The Gophers won 10-1.

Gophers win one of four to start the season

Jack Warrick
February 19, 2019

Minnesota got off to a good start to the season when the team rallied late to beat Gonzaga 8-5 in their season opener. After that, however, the Gophers lost the next three and came out of Arizona with...

Outfielder Ben Mezzenga rounds second base during the game against UCLA on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Siebert Field. The Gophers won 3-2.

With high expectations, Gophers baseball begins practice

Jack Warrick
January 28, 2019

Though it may not seem like it with the recent cold wave washing over campus, baseball season is ready to start in Dinkytown. The Gophers' baseball team, which went 44-15 overall and was one series away...

Luke Petterson reacts as he watches to see if his hit is a foul ball during the game against Canisius on Friday, June 1, 2018 at Siebert Field. The Gophers won 10-1.

Former Gophers baseball player calls it quits after short stint with the St. Paul Saints

David Mullen
July 18, 2018

Since the end of the Gophers baseball team's postseason run, one former player has experienced a whirlwind few months. Former Minnesota second baseman Luke Pettersen was signed by the St. Paul Saints on...