Cal’s season ends with loss at Stanford

STANFORD, Calif. — Friday night’s 18-inning marathon at Sunken Diamond was emblematic of last year’s Cal baseball team. A combination of gritty at-bats, a lively clubhouse and a never-say-die attitude helped the Bears outlast No. 14 Stanford, 5-4, in the nearly six-hour contest. Cal (29-25, 12-18 in the Pac-12) followed
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Bears blow out Stanford to win series

STANFORD, Calif. — In Friday’s series opener, it took the Cal baseball team 18 innings to defeat Stanford, 5-4. In Saturday’s matinee at Sunken Diamond, the Bears needed just the first four frames. Two big innings — a four-run second and a five-run fourth — were enough to propel Cal
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Cal overcomes Stanford in 18-inning affair

By the time the 17th inning rolled around at Sunken Diamond on Friday, the two best hitters in the game — Tony Renda of the Cal baseball team and Stanford’s Stephen Piscotty — were a combined 0-for-14. Renda picked the perfect time to get his first knock in Stanford, Calif.
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Bears avoid sweep in comeback thriller

Over the course of the three-game series, the Cal baseball team did not lead UCLA until the eighth inning of Sunday’s game. In the Bruins’ one inning of catch-up, UCLA nearly stole the Bears’ advantage right back. After a four-run eighth inning, Cal (27-24, 10-17 in the Pac-12) found itself
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Flemer leads balanced effort in 9-0 Cal win over Utah

Saturday was Cal Day on the Berkeley campus. At Evans Diamond, it was the Cal baseball team’s day too. Matt Flemer tossed eight shutout innings, and all nine starters reached base as the Bears shut down Utah 9-0 in one of their most complete outings of the year. Cal (22-15,
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Trojans rally in ninth to tie series

On Friday night, the Cal baseball team was one strike away from winning its three-game series against USC. The Bears had a 1-0 lead, and closer Logan Scott had runners on second and third with two outs at Dedeaux Field in Los Angeles. Second baseman James Roberts had other ideas.
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Bears exact revenge on Longhorns, 12-2

After playing the gracious guest Friday, Cal got rowdy Saturday night and upended Texas, 12-2, in a dominant performance. Led by the stellar pitching of starter Matt Flemer, Cal took control with four runs in the top of the first and never looked back. Texas didn’t score until the bottom
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Longhorns spear Bears, 13-3

Cal received a rude welcome in Texas Friday evening, falling to the Longhorns 13-3 at Dell Diamond. The Longhorns jumped all over the Bears (14-10) from the start, scoring in each of the first six innings. Texas led 10-0 by the fourth inning. Cal’s pitchers struggled to contain the Longhorns
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