Former Youngstown State pitcher Phil Klein earned the victory in his first career start for the Texas Rangers over the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday evening at Fenway Park. The game was broadcast nationally on ESPN.
Valparaiso scored seven two-out runs and got a shutout performance from Dalton Lundeen in an 8-0 victory over the Youngstown State baseball team in the Horizon League Tournament on Wednesday afternoon at Oil City Stadium.
The Youngstown State baseball team’s quest to repeat as Horizon League Tournament champions begins on Wednesday at Oil City Stadium in Whiting, Ind. The Penguins enter the tournament as the fifth seed and will play host Valparaiso in the opening round at 1 p.m. Eastern.
More than 3,800 fans came out to Eastwood Field on Tuesday evening to watch the Youngstown State baseball team host Ohio State for the first time in program history. The Buckeyes beat the Penguins 7-0 as five Ohio State pitchers limited YSU to four hits in the game.
The Youngstown State baseball team will host Ohio State for the first time in school history on Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Eastwood Field. The game will be broadcast live locally on MyYTV, and tickets will be $8 at the park or in advance at the YSU Athletics Ticket Office or the Mahoning Valley Scrappers Box Office.
The Youngstown State baseball team’s series opener at Valparaiso scheduled for Friday has been rained out. The game will be rescheduled for noon Eastern on Saturday as part of a doubleheader. The series is scheduled to conclude at 1 p.m. Eastern on Sunday.
After the Youngstown State baseball team won Friday’s game with a walk-off single in extra innings, the Penguins fell 6-1 in the second game of a three game series with Oakland on Saturday afternoon at Eastwood Field.
Winners of seven of its last nine games at Eastwood Field, the Youngstown State baseball team will continue its eight-game homestand this week. The Penguins will host Akron on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m., and they’ll open the final month of the regular season with a three-game series versus Oakland that starts on Friday morning.
After leading the Youngstown State baseball team to three wins last week, Frank Califano and Josh North have been named the Horizon League Batter and Pitcher of the Week for the week of April 20-26, the conference office announced.
The Youngstown State baseball team begins an eight-game home stand that will stretch the next two weeks when it welcomes Bowling Green to Eastwood Field on Tuesday. First pitch against the Falcons is set for 5:30 p.m.
Milwaukee rallied with three runs in the bottom of the seventh inning and beat the Youngstown State baseball team in a one-run game for the second straight day with a 4-3 win on Sunday at Henry Aaron Field.