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Cal baseball set for three game series with Arizona

The Cal baseball team and the Arizona baseball team have a lot in common. After advancing to the College World Series for the first time in 20 years in 2011, the Cal baseball team failed to make the postseason in 2012. The Wildcats have also fallen on hard times; after
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Cal baseball kicks off Pac-12 play against Utah

The Cal baseball team has not been a model of consistency this season. But as the Bears (10-7) head to Salt Lake City this weekend to begin Pac-12 conference play against Utah (8-6), they have been riding an offensive surge and performances of stable pitching to a five-game winning streak.
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Freshman Max Dutto and the Bears struggled this weekend against UC Irvine, dropping three games of the four game series. Cal is now 4-4 on the season.

Poor pitching dooms Cal baseball in series loss at UC Irvine

Last weekend, pitcher Michael Theofanopoulos was a beacon of consistency in an otherwise scattered and wild performance from the rest of the starting rotation. Against UC Irvine on Sunday afternoon, the word “consistency” and Theofanopoulos didn’t belong in the same Zip code. After the Bears’ offense went down quietly in
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Cal baseball clashes with UC Irvine in four-game series

Small sample sizes do not faze Cal baseball coach David Esquer. Despite kicking off the season with a 3-0 record after a sweep of Michigan, Esquer declined to renege on his preseason worries about the lack of consistent starting pitching hampering the Bears’ chances at lasting success. “No, (my expectations)
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Cal's left-handed starters struggled in the first two games of the season-opening series against Michigan, allowing eight runs in just 6.2 innings. The Bears won all three games of the series on walk-off hits.

Cal baseball begins season with trio of walk-off wins

Even three consecutive walk-off thrillers over Michigan at Evans Diamond this weekend to begin the 2013 campaign were not enough to quell the Bears’ starting pitching uncertainties. The Bears’ top two starters, Justin Jones and Kyle Porter, both struggled in their first starts of the season. In Friday’s season opener,
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