WRAL: NC State pitcher Carlos Rodon was named USA Baseball’s Richard W. “Dick” Case Player of the Year Tuesday, joining the likes of Stephen Strasburg and Ryan Zimmerman. The award is given annually to USA Baseball’s top player while honoring the memory of the organization’s founding executive director and CEO. Rodon, a Holly Springs native, […]
The much anticipated Wolfpack Baseball 2013 campaign gets underway today at Doak Field at 3pm when the Pack opens up a three game set vs the Mountaineers of Appalachian State.Â For those who haven’t been following along, the Wolfpack is ranked #8 to begin the season and has been tabbed by some publications as the team to beat for the ACC crown this year.Â The word “Omaha” has been tossed around a good bit as well.
To get up to speed, be sure to check out Dr. BadgerPack’s awesome Wolfpack Baseball Preview: 2013 Edition.
Having lost a lot of veteran pitching depth that they’ll need to find a way to replace, the Mountaineers have been picked in the middle of the pack in the Southern Conference preseason prognostications for 2013.Â This was also true last year however, when they ended up winning 41 games and placing as 2012 league co-champions.
For those interested, here’s some links to App State’s 2013 info….
Baseball Opens 2013 Campaign at No. 8 NC State (GoASU.com)
2013 Appalachian State Baseball Season Preview (GoASU.com)
Three Mountaineers Tabbed Preseason All-SoCon (GoASU.com)
Game times for this weekend are as follows:
- Friday – 3pm
- Saturday – 1pm**
- Sunday – 1pm
**Gametime changed from originally scheduled 4pm start due to expected weather issues.
Let’s go Pack!Â The road to Omaha starts today!
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