Photo by Delany Dickey / MTSU Sidelines Following their weekend series that saw the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (18-15) get swept by Marshall, the Raiders returned to form and shut out the Belmont Bruins by a score of 9-0.  Middle won their first game against Belmont in Nashville by a score of 24-4 on Mar. …

Photo by David Chamberlain / MTSU Sidelines Coming off their surprise upset of No. 15 Vanderbilt on Tuesday, the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (17-14, 5-6) geared up to play the Thundering Herd of Marshall (13-13, 3-8) in a Conference USA matchup.   Due to weather conditions not being favorable on Friday, the first game of the weekend …

Photo by Darius Horton / MTSU Sidelines On Saturday afternoon, the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (16-11, 5-3) geared up to play their second game of a three-game series against the Old Dominion Monarchs (9-16, 2-6). In the end, the Blue Raiders claimed a low-scoring 5-2 victory to take a 2-0 series lead heading into Sunday. Pitching …

Photo by Darius Horton / MTSU Sidelines The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (15-11, 4-3) traveled to Norfolk, Virginia, to take on the Old Dominion Monarchs (9-11, 2-5) in a three-game conference series. In a dominating performance, the Blue Raiders scored first in the top of the first inning and never trailed in the game. They outlasted …

Photo by Darius Horton / MTSU Sidelines The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (14-11) made a short trek over to Nashville to take on in-state foe Belmont on Tuesday. In their most dominant win of the season, the Raiders never trailed outside of the first inning in the game and used a nine-run second inning to propel them …

Photo by Darius Horton / MTSU Sidelines Anyone who follows baseball knows that pitcher is perhaps the most important position on the team. In terms of physical demands, it is one of the hardest positions in sports to excel at. A good pitcher can help turn the tide of a game and almost single handedly …