The Minnesota Daily

Big Ten season opens in Michigan

Aaron Blake
April 2, 2004

Minnesota's baseball team ended last year's Big Ten season on a sour note, dropping two games and the conference tournament title to Ohio State on the final day of competition. But the closing moments...

Gophers sweep three games in Iowa

Aaron Blake
March 29, 2004

Rain might have delayed the game between Minnesota's baseball team and Iowa over the weekend, but it couldn't dampen the momentum the Gophers had accumulated offensively. Minnesota won the Iowa Cubs/Hawkeye...

Lineup still not set as Gophers head to Iowa

Aaron Blake
March 26, 2004

Minnesota baseball coach John Anderson had grown accustomed to the same core of players inhabiting the early-middle part of his lineup for the last few years. When much of that core - including Ben Pattee,...

Gophers already seeing NCAA-tourney-caliber foes

Aaron Blake
March 23, 2004

Minnesota baseball coach John Anderson calls the road his team has traveled thus far one of the tougher first 15 games of his coaching career - and he's been coaching for 23 years. In the eight games played...

Title drought no more

Noah Seligman
March 8, 2004

It took 10 years, but Minnesota's baseball team took home the title at the Dairy Queen Classic. After dispatching Nebraska and West Virginia, the Gophers (4-4) topped Florida State 6-1 Sunday at the Metrodome...

Shaky Gophers lose 5-4 to Mankato

Kent Erdahl
March 4, 2004

The baseball game between Minnesota and Minnesota State-Mankato Wednesday night ended when a Gophers base runner was caught in a rundown. But the Gophers were the ones chasing the Mavericks the rest of...

Current Gophers top Pro-Alumni at the Dome

Noah Seligman
February 10, 2004

Monday night at the Metrodome was a reunion of sorts for Minnesota baseball. The 13th annual Pro-Alumni game featured the current varsity baseball team against Minnesota alumni playing in the professional...

An ‘A’ for Appert: Oakland drafts U second baseman

Brett Angel
June 9, 2003

If it were up to him, Luke Appert might have spent one more summer discussing the details of his upcoming fall schedule at the University. Instead, he is ironing out the details of his first professional...

No. 3 seed Huskies do in Gophers at NCAA regional

Brian Stensaas
June 2, 2003

Minnesota's baseball team let the Big Ten conference tournament trophy and its automatic ticket to the NCAA field slip away last weekend, losing two games to Ohio State in one day. In both games, the Buckeyes...

Tourney championship escapes Gophers

Brian Stensaas
May 27, 2003

All the signs of a long afternoon of baseball were evident. The shadows of Siebert Field's first-base side light towers stretched the length of the infield. The batters' boxes and pitcher's mound were...