Ninth inning performance snaps New Mexico’s losing streak against Arizona

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When it comes to baseball, the game isn’t over until it’s really over. The Lobos showed resilience and pulled a 5-4 victory over Arizona on Wednesday after collecting three runs in the ninth inning. The Lobos hadn’t defeated the Wildcats since 2006, which had allowed a 14-game losing streak to build. Continue reading “Ninth inning performance snaps New Mexico’s losing streak against Arizona”

Lobos take series during home opener weekend

The Lobos won three out of their four games against Niagara University during their home opener weekend. Isabel Gonzalez/The Lobo Lair
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The University of New Mexico baseball team went 3-1 during its home opener weekend against Niagara University. The scheduled changed a couple times due to weather but the teams still managed to fit all four games in one weekend.

New Mexico is now 5-3 overall while Niagara’s record falls to 1-6. Continue reading “Lobos take series during home opener weekend”

Lobo Baseball opening weekend: College Baseball Classic in Surprise, Arizona

New Mexico traveled to Surprise, Ariz. to open its season with the College Baseball Classic. The Lobos are 2-2 after their opening weekend. 

Jared Mang got the Mountain West Player of the Week honor, while Nathaniel Garley was named Pitcher of the Week.

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First pitch is only a couple days away

New Mexico head coach Ray Birmingham gives tips to players during batting practice on Media Day. Isabel Gonzalez/The Lobo Lair
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While winter hasn’t left yet, baseball is ready to come back. The University of New Mexico baseball team is set to begin its 2019 season on Feb. 15 as the Lobos travel to Arizona for a tournament that kicks off with the Oregon State Beavers, the 2018 National Champions. Continue reading “First pitch is only a couple days away”