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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 …

Photo by Darius Horton / MTSU Sidelines On Wednesday night, the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (12-9) traveled to Nashville to take on in-state opponent Lipscomb (9-12) in a marathon match that ran into the tenth inning. It may have taken that extra frame, but Middle Tennessee came away with an 8-7 victory thanks to timely offense and excellent …

Photo by Darius Horton / MTSU Sidelines The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (9-8) traveled to Clarksville, Tennessee, to take on in-state foe Austin Peay State University on Tuesday night. Thanks to a dominant pitching performance, the Raiders handed the Governors a 9-0 loss in one of the best all-around efforts of the year for MTSU. Offense …

Photo by Tyler Lamb / Sidelines Archives At the end of the 2017 college baseball season, many players on the Middle Tennessee baseball roster set off to continue playing in a collegiate summer league across the country. Collegiate summer leagues are a hands-on way for players to hone their skills over the off-season while playing …

Photo by Devin P. Grimes/ MTSU Sidelines The MTSU Blue Raiders (14-15, 3-6) defeated the Tennessee Volunteers (15-11, 1-8) by a score of 7-4 Tuesday evening at Lindsey Nelson Stadium in Knoxville. The Raiders jumped out to an early lead by scoring six runs in the second inning, and they never looked back.  The Raiders were …

Photo by Brent Beerends / MT Athletic Communications MTSU lost their sixth straight game by a score of 16-2 against the Lipscomb Bisons on Wednesday night at Reese Smith Jr. Field. The Blue Raiders were only down by one heading into the fifth inning, courtesy of a great start by Grant Williams, but things snowballed …