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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 David Chamberlain / MTSU Sidelines The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders hosted the No.15 Vanderbilt Commodores on Tuesday night, in a showdown that pitted two in-state opponents against each other. Though they managed to hold the Commodores in check for most of the night, an eighth-inning grand slam gave Vandy a 7-4 lead. Due …

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 With baseball season in full swing and Conference USA play rolling, this is the point in the season in which many players either hit a wall or continue breaking through. For one Middle Tennessee freshman, he’s content to keep the good times rolling behind the plate. Knoxville native …

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 …