Mack – Draft 5-Pack – Jake Thompson, Morgan Cooper, Jared Poche, Kade McClure, Darren McCaughan


Oregon State 4, Arizona State 1 – OSU Redshirt junior RHP Jake Thompson – 7.1-IP, 0-R, 2-H, 10-K, 3-BB, Win

 OSU - MLB First-Year Player Draft - • Selected in the 34th round of the 2013 MLB First-Year Player Draft by the Chicago Cubs but did not sign. 2016 • Pac-12 All-Academic Honorable Mention. • Pitched in 14 games, 13 starts, and went 3-3 with 4.28 ERA in 6 1/3 innings. Struck out 53. • Did not figure in the decision after allowing Washington State six hits and three runs with seven strikeouts in six innings (4/15). • Started and held Central Arkansas to three hits and two runs over 5 1/3 innings for his third win of the season (4/9). • Stifled Arizona State, holding the Sun Devils to five hits and two walks in seven shutout innings for third second win of the season (3/19). • Started, allowing three hits and a walk with three strikeouts, against San Francisco (3/12). Worked 4 2/3 innings. • Shut down Kansas State, picking up the win after limiting the Wildcats to five hits and two walks with seven strikeouts in 6 2/3 innings (2/26).

Kendall Rogers‏ - @KendallRogersD1   - Texas RHP Morgan Cooper is done after 6 2/3 innings. Struck out nine and got stronger toward the end of start. Topped 95

                        Texas -  Texas - AS A REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2016) - Threw his first career complete game (7.0 IP) on May 26 vs. Baylor in the Big 12 Tournament … he tossed seven innings, allowing 10 hits and three earned runs while walking none and strIking out three in the Longhorns’ run-rule win that kept them alive in the tournament … earned Academic All-Big 12 first team distinction honors for 2016 … struck out four and allowed zero earned runs in his fifth quality start of the season on May 19 vs. Baylor … allowed two hits and no earned runs in his fourth quality start of the season against Oklahoma State (April 30) … struck out eight batters for the third time in the season, matching his career-high (also April 15 vs. Kansas and March 8 vs. Sam Houston State) … on April 8 at Kansas State, did not allow an earned run in six innings pitched … did not allow any earned runs in that start against the Wildcats and issued only one walk while striking out seven … pitched 4.2 innings in his first Friday night start on March 24 vs. TCU, sitting down the first nine batters he faced … made three straight Tuesday night starts against Texas State, Sam Houston State, and Texas A&M … won his first game of the season against Sam Houston State (March 8) on the way to setting a career-high in strikeouts (8) … made his first appearance since the 2014 College World Series (June 21, 2014) on February 21 vs. UNLV … allowed just one baserunner (a walk) in two innings of work during that game against the Rebels.


LSU 5, Georgia 1 – LSU senior LHP Jared Poche: 7.0-IP, 7-H, 1-R, 5-K, 2-BB, Win (5-0) –  Kendall Rogers‏ - @KendallRogersD1  - Unreal. Poche gave up a damn run. Time to move him down the power rankings next week. 32 innings without a run.

                         Nola LSU pitcher Jared Poche ended Saturday with another kind of streak intact. A win streak. On a night when the senior left-hander had his scoreless streak stopped at 32 innings, LSU did enough for a 5-1 victory against Georgia that gave him a fifth win in as many starts this season.


Kendall Rogers‏ - @KendallRogersD1  - Louisville improved to 18-0 with a win over BC today to clinch that series. RHP Kade McClure struck out nine in 8 strong innings.

                        Louisville - 2016: Earned All-America honors after finishing 12-0 with 2.54 ERA and 77 strikeouts in 13 starts and 15 total appearances on the mound... Became the nation’s second 12-game winner while striking out career best 11 in six innings against Wake Forest on May 25 at ACC Championship... Had 10 strikeouts in six innings and won 11th game in victory over Indiana on May 17... Won 10th game in 11 starts registering a career-best eight strikeouts in five innings at No. 7 Vanderbilt on May 10... Improved to 9-0 on the season after allowing just one run on six hits with four strikeouts in seven innings against Cincinnati on May 3... Won seventh straight start and moved to 7-0 on the season allowing two earned runs with five strikeouts in six innings at No. 9 Kentucky on April 13... Allowed just one hit in six shutout innings in victory at WKU on March 29 to improve to 6-0 on the season... Improved to 2-0 on the season and extended scoreless streak to 11.0 innings after pitching five shutout innings with just one hit in victory over Morehead State on March 2... Earned first win of the season after pitching five shutout innings with two strikeouts and allowing just two hits against EKU on Feb. 23... Was dominant in season debut striking out the side in order on just 11 pitches in perfect inning of relief during Louisville’s season-opening win over SIU Edwardsville on Feb. 19.


D1 - D1 - Long Beach State ace Darren McCaughan was stealth-like today in throwing a complete game two-hitter with seven Ks and just a single walk as the Dirtbags took down Pepperdine 2-1. McCaughan, last year’s Big West Pitcher of the Year, threw 117 pitches, 74 for strikes and improved to 2-1 with the win. Long Beach State then went on to pound Grand Canyon 9-1 to sweep a doubleheader in Malibu.

                                     LB - Team USA (2016): Became the 12th player in Long Beach State history to compete for the Team USA Collegiate National Team … went on an international tour in Taiwan, Japan and Cuba as Team USA posted a record of 11-7-1 … pitched 3.0 total innings in his four appearances, earning the save in a 3-2 win over Chinese Taipei on July 7 … struck out four batters without issuing a walk … eluded a no-out, bases-loaded jam in his first inning of work, in an exhibition game vs. the UYA Barons on July 2 … worked under the guidance of legendary Dirtbags coach Dave Snow, who served as Team USA’s pitching coach.



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