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Ethics shouldn’t weigh in steroid use

March 12

Filed under Baseball Guide

Let’s not waste time on the ethics involved with steroids in baseball.If you use drugs or artificial enhancement to achieve success, then the success you have is artificial.If you, the baseball fan, have a problem with it, then s...

New Eck Stadium speakers to promote winning atmosphere

Alex Perry

March 12

Filed under Baseball Guide

When Wichita State head baseball coach Todd Butler first arrived on campus last year, he noticed that something was missing about Eck Stadium. While almost everything else about the stadium was top-notch by college baseball standard...

Shockers baseball players in the major leagues

March 12

Filed under Baseball Guide

Once a Shocker, always a Shocker — until you get hired to play professionally.It’s interesting to see how former Wichita State athletes fare at the next level, so here’s a look at a handful of former Shocker baseball play...

Baseball… I think not

Sports Reporter

March 12

Filed under Baseball Guide

Baseball is a sport some people love for what it stands for and others simply hate.Different sports are constantly being compared to one another, and baseball just never measures up to everything else.The sport is much slower ...

Three reasons to go to WSU baseball games

Staff Reporter

March 12

Filed under Baseball Guide

With the basketball season ending soon, sports fans will be looking for a new venue to call home. And in the realm of spring college sports, baseball is king.Fortunately, there are a multitude of reasons to attend games at Eck Sta...

Stephenson to be inducted into College Baseball Hall of Fame

Staff Reporter

March 12

Filed under Baseball Guide

Former Wichita State baseball coach Gene Stephenson is no stranger to the National College Baseball Hall of Fame in Lubbock, Texas. Stephenson has been to the location on several occasions to see his former players inducted.“He’...

Two freshmen newcomers key for shocker softball

March 12

Filed under Baseball Guide

Voters in the Missouri Valley Conference softball preseason poll didn’t share the same enthusiasm about the Wichita State Shockers as the team’s players.The combination of a young and unproven ball club one year removed f...

Shocker baseball takes first game against No. 15 Cowboys

Justin Haefele

March 12

Filed under Baseball Guide

The Wichita State baseball team won a close game against the Oklahoma State Cowboys in Stillwater Tuesday night, despite a handful of late mistakes.The win moves the Shockers to 10-4 overall and a perfect 3-0 in true road games....