Mathew Troupe Archive

Respect Your Elders: BatCats hoping to bring back large group of seniors in 2016

The Arizona Wildcats baseball team relied on a bunch of upperclassmen this season but failed to make the NCAA Tournament for the third straight year. Head coach Andy Lopez hopes to continue the rebuilding process by turning a lot of juniors into seniors

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This Week in the Pac-12, May 1: ASU evens season series with win at Arizona

They say it’s better to give than to receive but that’s certainly not the case when you’re on the pitcher’s mound. Arizona State took advantage of gracious Arizona hurlers to beat the Wildcats by a score of 7-5 Tuesday night in a four-hour-plus baseball game at Hi Corbett Field. The UA had leads of 3-0 [&hellip

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This Week in the Pac-12, Apr. 17: Arizona Baseball erases 6-run deficit to stun ASU at Hi Corbett

You’ve got to be able to score runs in midweek games and the Arizona Wildcats couldn’t get anything going in an ugly display against Arizona State. That’s what I would have written if Tuesday’s contest ended after five innings. Things turned around in a big way for the home team and the UA rallied to [&hellip

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This Week in the Pac-12, Apr. 3: Baseball polls, schedule and previews

There are just three games left in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament and the Pac-12 won’t be playing in any of them. Batter up. This Week in the Pac-12 (TWit-Pac) now shifts full-time to baseball. Read on for a summary of the polls and the weekend’s schedule, including the Arizona Wildcats on

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Arizona Baseball Opening Weekend: 2013 Wildcats take first step toward establishing own identity

The 2012 Arizona Wildcats baseball team will be forever linked with greatness. Pac-12 champions. National champions. The team that brought baseball back to life in Tucson. The fans will still wear the t-shirts and hats but the ’12 BatCats don’t live here anymore. The new season got underway this past weekend with the latest edition [&hellip

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