Cardiac Cal: Bears complete stunning rally against Baylor, advance to Super Regionals

Cal overcomes early 7-1 deficit, scores four in the bottom of the ninth to win

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The Cal baseball team celebrates and poses for the camera after scoring four runs in the bottom of the ninth inning to defeat Baylor.

Some ancient philosopher, probably misattributed and misquoted through the centuries, once said that the rough road leads to the height of greatness. Maybe this isn’t the height; maybe there are greater things left to achieve for a team that, not long ago, had no future. But this must be close.
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Cal plays for Omaha tonight

There was a hell of an elephant in the room. Every question asked in the Cal baseball postgame yesterday seemed to be skirting around the real issue. It took about five minutes but, finally, a reporter asked the Bears how it felt to be one win away from Omaha. Coach
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Cal set to take on Kentucky in Super Regional

Almost two weeks ago the seventh-seeded Cal softball team sat in Haas Pavilion awaiting its postseason ticket for the Regional tournament. Last week, the Bears earned another ticket — this time, to their sixth Super Regional tournament, after they clinched a 3-0 win in the Louisville Regional championship game in
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