Baseball

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Three of the team’s first-year players have an average higher than .350.
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Thu, 03/24/2016
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The Gophers offense has outscored opponents 115-91 through 18 games this season, and it’s not just veteran players who are finding success at the plate.
 
 
Three Minnesota freshmen — Terrin Vavra, Eddie Estrada and Riley Smith — are
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Three of the team’s first-year players have an average higher than .350.
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The team will send four divers to the meet for the second consecutive season.
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Wed, 03/23/2016
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The Gophers men’s swimming and diving team will send three individual swimmers and four divers to the NCAA Championships in Atlanta, Ga., which begins 
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The team will send four divers to the meet for the second consecutive season.
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The Gophers home opener is Tuesday against Augsburg at Siebert Field.
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Tue, 03/22/2016
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The Gophers are set to play their first home game against Augsburg on Tuesday, after open
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The Gophers home opener is Tuesday against Augsburg at Siebert Field.
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Minnesota allowed a season-high 15 runs against the Wolverines Sunday.
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Mon, 03/21/2016
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The Gophers started their season 7-3, the team’s best record through 10 games since 2009.
 
 
Since then, Minnesota has started to fall off.
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Minnesota allowed a season-high 15 runs against the Wolverines Sunday.
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The centerfielder has missed time with injuries his first three seasons.
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Thu, 03/10/2016
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Outfielder Dan Motl is hoping to accomplish something as senior he’s been unable to do his first three seasons.
 
 
He’s hoping to play a full season.
 
 
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The centerfielder has missed time with injuries his first three seasons.
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The Gophers won two of three games on the road against Georgia State.
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Mon, 03/07/2016
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The Gophers won two of three games for the second weekend in a row to defeat Georgia State in a road series.
 
 
Minnesota (7-3) defeated the Panthers 3-0 
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The left-hander was taken by the Twins in the 27th round of the 2015 MLB draft.
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Thu, 03/03/2016
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Pitcher Dalton Sawyer was one of three Minnesota players drafted in June, but he’s the only one who returned to school.
 
 
 
The Minnesota Twins picked the senior in the 27th round of the 2015 Major League Baseball Draft, but the
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The left-hander was taken by the Twins in the 27th round of the 2015 MLB draft.
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The team totaled more than 10 hits in each game for the road series.
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Mon, 02/29/2016
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The Gophers offense led the team to a 2-1 record over the weekend in its second series of the season.
 
 
Minnesota totaled more than 10 hits in each game against Campbell University.
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The team totaled more than 10 hits in each game for the road series.
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The junior led the team in ERA last season with a 2.86 in 15 appearances.
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Thu, 02/25/2016
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Junior Matt Fiedler took the mound for the Gophers’ first game of the season Friday in just his second college start.
 
 
He threw a career-high five-and-two-thirds innings against Utah, allowing one run on two hits in Minnesota’s 6-1 victo
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The junior led the team in ERA last season with a 2.86 in 15 appearances.
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The team only lost its last game of the weekend against No. 5 Oregon State.
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Mon, 02/22/2016
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The Gophers baseball team opened its season in Surprise, Ariz., over the weekend and won three of four games.
 
 
Minnesota’s lineup hit well to open the season, outscoring opponents 31-13 in the four games.
 

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The team only lost its last game of the weekend against No. 5 Oregon State.
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