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Alabama hires Greg Goff to coach baseball team

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) – Alabama has hired former Louisiana Tech coach Greg Goff to lead the baseball program. The Crimson Tide announced the hiring on Friday after Mitch Gaspard resigned following the season. Goff led Louisiana Tech to a 42-20 record last season, two years after inheriting a program that won 15 games in 2014. The Bulldogs made their first…

Tide exits SEC tourney with 5-4 loss to Florida

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) – Danny Reyes doubled home a run with two outs in the eighth inning to lift defending Southeastern Conference tournament champion Florida to a 5-4 victory over Alabama on Thursday in an elimination game. The Gators (45-12) will play another elimination game Friday against the Mississippi State-LSU loser. Florida bounced back less than 12 hours after losing…

Mississippi State tops Alabama 4-1 for 12th straight victory

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) – Zac Houston allowed four hits in 8 2/3 innings and Gavin Collins went 4 for 4 with a homer to help Mississippi State beat Alabama 4-1 on Wednesday night in the Southeastern Conference Tournament. Mississippi State, the SEC’s regular-season champion, earned its 12th consecutive victory. The Bulldogs (41-14-1) will face the winner of Wednesday night’s Florida-LSU…

Haynie’s homer helps power Alabama past Kentucky, 5-2

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) – Will Haynie hit a two-run homer in the top of the ninth and Alabama beat Kentucky 5-2 Tuesday in the opening round of the Southeastern Conference tournament. The ninth-seeded Crimson Tide (32-24) faces regular-season champion Mississippi State Wednesday. No. 8 seed Kentucky (32-25) awaits its NCAA regional fate. Alabama led 3-2 going into the ninth before…

Tide’s comeback trips Trojans 5-3

TUSCALOOSA, Ala (troytrojans.com) – Alabama scored the final two runs in the eighth inning and took a 5-3 lead as Troy fell on Tuesday night at Sewell-Thomas Stadium. With the game tied at three, Alabama (23-14) scored two runs in the eighth inning as Taylor Poe singled down the left field line and gave the Crimson Tide a 5-3 lead….

Trojans travel for Tide Tuesday

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) – The Troy baseball team will travel to Sewell-Thomas Stadium for a mid-week contest with Alabama on Tuesday night at 6:30 p.m. The game can be seen live on SEC Network +, which is a live-stream SEC affiliate digital network, provided through ESPN. The games can also be heard live on WTBF 94.7 FM or at TroyTrojans.com…

Tide outlasts Georgia in 13 inning duel, 10-7

ATHENS, Ga. (rolltide.com) – Alabama baseball secured the 10-7 win over Georgia in 13 innings on Thursday evening, outlasting the Bulldogs in a 5:12 contest that ranked as the second longest in Crimson Tide baseball history. With the win, UA improves to 16-9 overall and 5-2 in SEC action. In a back-and-forth contest, Alabama was able to secure the win…

Logan, Grier power Plainsmen 10-1 in Capital City Classic win

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (auburntigers.com) – Blake Logan and Anfernee Grier both homered as Auburn baseball set a MAX Capital City Classic scoring record in a 10-1 win over No. 21 Alabama on Tuesday at Riverwalk Stadium. “You can’t deny that, that’s what you sign up for,” Auburn head coach Butch Thompson said. “That’s what I dreamed of, that I get to…