Cal escapes from Fresno in ninth inning with 7-6 win

When designated hitter Vince Bruno crossed the plate in the ninth inning for the Cal baseball team’s seventh run, it’s safe to say no one thought it would turn out to be the winning run. The Bears (14-9, 1-5 in the Pac-12) took a commanding 7-2 lead over Fresno State
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Pitching, defense lead struggling Bears over Dons

The Cal baseball team entered Tuesday’s contest with San Francisco with 35 errors in the season. That number didn’t change by the game’s end at Benedetti Diamond. For the first time in 11 games, coach David Esquer’s squad didn’t commit a single error, and it was rewarded with a 4-3
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Cal’s Nebraska road trip ends on sour note

In its first game since being ranked No. 18 in the nation, the Cal baseball team gave up eight runs in the fifth inning on Monday, losing to Nebraska 9-5. Cal (11-4) hummed through the first four and a half innings of the last game of the four-game series in
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Bears blank Cornhuskers in comfortable 4-0 win

Most people, if they got hit in the face by a baseball, would think about taking one or two days off. Not Mitch Delfino. The Cal third baseman not only started the game after his beaning on Friday but also did some damage of his own, standing out offensively over
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Cal expects tough test from Creighton

After a cakewalk of a series against Lehigh, the Cal baseball team can expect much stiffer competition from its next guest, Creighton. Head coach David Esquer highlighted the Jays’ 1:30 p.m. Tuesday visit to Evans Diamond before the season began as one of the tougher games of the season, and
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Cal can’t clean up act in losses to Dirtbags

On Saturday, the winning run crossed the plate in the top of the 10th inning as the Cal baseball team escaped with a 2-1 victory over Long Beach State. On Sunday, that run was scored in the second inning in what became another pitcher’s duel between the two squads at
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Cal hopes to get defensive in Long Beach

Last weekend, the Cal baseball proved it can pitch, hit and run the bases pretty well. Now, the question is, can the Bears field? If you could find any black mark on Cal’s season so far — no mean feat, considering the team’s 3-0 record, .330 batting average, 2.00 team
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