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Fifth-inning meltdown costs Ducks in loss to Arizona

No. 18 Oregon (17-9) baseball’s record fell to 2-6 in Pac-12 play following its 9-5 loss to Arizona (20-6) on Saturday night. The Ducks recorded 10 hits but suffered from three errors, bringing their total errors to eight in the past two games. Freshman pitcher David Peterson started for the Ducks and …

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Oregon can’t overcome five unearned runs in 7-2 loss to Arizona

Errors and leaving runners on base fueled a 7-2 Duck loss at Arizona.

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Graham’s six RBIs prove his versatility as Ducks sweep Riverside

Oregon baseball’s bats finally woke up on Wednesday as the Ducks completed a two-game sweep of UC Riverside with ease. They compiled 14 hits in the 12-3 blowout, a much-needed confidence booster in preparation for its weekend bout with Arizona. Rather than do its damage late in the game like …

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Oregon beats UC Riverside in 13 innings to begin road trip

Oregon started its five games in six days road trip with a win on Tuesday. The Ducks beat UC Riverside 10-7 in 13 innings. Junior Mitchell Tolman went 4-for-6 with a two-run home run and three RBIs in the win. Trent Paddon got the start for the Ducks. The sophomore went …

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Irvin guides Oregon to decisive 5-1 win over Arizona State

For the second straight week Oregon baseball avoided a sweep with a win in the third and final game of the series. The Ducks bounced back from two painful one-run losses Friday and Saturday with a convincing 5-1 win over Arizona State on Sunday. “We call Sunday ‘attitude day,’” third …

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Oregon baseball drops third straight series at hands of Arizona State

The nightmare continued for the Ducks on Saturday as they managed just three hits in a a 2-1 loss to Arizona State. The Sun Devils clinched the series with the win, having edged out Oregon 7-6 in extra innings the night before. Arizona State pitcher Ryan Kellogg’s changeup kept Oregon …

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Oregon infielder Matt Eureste (28) screams after striking out during the bottom of the second inning. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona State Sun Devils at PK Park on Friday, March 20, 2015. (Taylor Wilder/Emerald)
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Defensive mistakes cost Oregon in 7-6 loss to Arizona State

In its attempt to bounce back from losing four of its past five games, Oregon baseball took Arizona State into extra innings at PK Park on Friday. But, two costly errors from the Ducks proved to be the difference, as the Sun Devils won game one of the series, 7-6. The …

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Oregon infielder Phil Craig-St. Louis (42) warms up to bat during the bottom of the eighth inning. The Oregon Ducks play the San Francisco Dons at PK Park in Eugene, Oregon on Tuesday, March 10. (Taylor Wilder/Emerald)
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Baseball Roundtable: Analysis & Predictions before Oregon’s series against Arizona State

The Oregon baseball team has hit a snag. The Ducks are 1-4 since their home sweep of St John’s earlier this month. The team has dropped out of Collegiate Baseball’s top-25 rankings. Emerald baseball reporters Andrew Bantly and Kenny Jacoby took a look at the situation of the team and predicted …

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Oregon baseball head coach George Horton speaks with the media at PK Park in Eugene, Oregon on January, 21, 2015. (Taylor Wilder/Emerald)
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Oregon baseball look to play like kids again ahead of No. 11 Arizona State

It’s been a “miserable” week for Oregon baseball, head coach George Horton said. The Ducks have lost four of their past five games, including a two-game sweep from San Francisco at home. In those games against USF, the Ducks were tagged with five errors and managed just 11 hits while scoring 5 total runs. Horton said …

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Oregon escapes with 4-2 win over Cal to avoid sweep

No. 8 Oregon baseball flirted with disaster on Sunday, yet managed to split a humbling three-game series with the California Golden Bears to kick off Pac-12 play. Oregon manufactured three unearned runs in Cal’s self-destructive seventh inning to narrowly elude the weekend sweep. The Ducks now aim to wipe all …

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