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MURFREESBORO – Middle Tennessee took the lead in the bottom of the first and never looked back, earning the three-game sweep after a 19-2 win over Western Illinois Monday night. “We put it all together today,” MTSU coach Jim McGuire said after the big win. “That was the challenge going in, could we play a …

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Middle Tennessee’s baseball team (4-1) swept a doubleheader with Western Illinois (0-2) on Sunday in the team’s 2015 home opener. Inclement weather caused the Blue Raiders’ home opener to be pushed back multiple times this past week, but they finally took the field at Reese Smith Jr. Field on Sunday. The first …

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Blue Raiders attempted to start their season with a three-game sweep over Jacksonville, but fell short against the Dolphins in an 11-2 loss. “I’m happy with what we did over the past two days, but we wasted an opportunity to come out today and play well,” MTSU coach Jim McGuire said in …

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The MTSU baseball  team notched their second-straight win to start the season against the Jacksonville Dolphins on Saturday. The game started off with a bang in the first inning courtesy of a three-run homer from senior catcher Michael Adkins, his second of the year. Adkins has lead the way in the early …

By Jake Miller//Contributing Writer The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders baseball team started out the season with a big 7-2 win against the Jacksonville University Dolphins. Senior Michael Adkins had four RBI in the game to tie his career high and added two doubles to boost the Blue Raiders to the victory. Adkins triggered Middle Tennessee’s …

Brent Stockstill, son head football coach Rick Stockstill, will take a redshirt for the 2015 baseball season to focus on football for the upcoming season. MTSU baseball coach Jim McGuire confirmed Stockstill’s decision to take a redshirt in 2015 on Tuesday. Stockstill, a two-sport star at Siegel High School, made eight appearances for the Blue …