Due to expected rain throughout the day Wednesday, both the Gustavus baseball and softball home doubleheaders have been postponed. Baseball’s originally scheduled 2:30 p.m. game against Macalester has been postponed to tomorrow - same time and same place - while softball’s originally scheduled 3:30 p.m. game against St. Catherine has been postponed to Sunday, May 1 starting at 1 p.m.
The Gustavus baseball team on Monday swept Martin Luther College for the second time this season, defeating the Knights by scores of 5-2 and 9-1 to improve to 11-13 overall. Sam Archer (Fy., Zimmerman, Minn.) was the story of the day as he pitched a complete game two-hitter in the nightcap. Archer's pitching performance marked the second two-hitter by a Gustie this season.
The Gustavus baseball team put up a good effort Saturday in game one against Saint John’s, but lost 7-6 in extra innings before falling by a convincing score of 16-3 in the nightcap. With the sweep, the Gusties fall to 9-13 overall and 2-6 in the MIAC, while the Johnnies improve to 18-8 overall and 6-3 in the league.
The Gustavus baseball team busted out the bats with 27 total hits Tuesday in a MIAC doubleheader against Augsburg. The Gusties lost game one 8-2, but came back to win game two 9-7, moving to 9-11 overall and 2-4 in the MIAC, while the Auggies move to 14-12 overall and 4-4 in the league.
The Gustavus baseball team looks to rebound Tuesday in a home doubleheader against Augsburg after a disappointing pair of losses against Hamline on Sunday. Tuesday’s MIAC doubleheader begins at 2:30 p.m. at the Gustie Baseball Field. The Gusties enter with an 8-10 overall record and 1-3 mark in the MIAC, while the Auggies are 13-11 overall and 3-3 in the league.
The Gustavus baseball team was swept by Hamline on Sunday at CHS Field, dropping the first game by a slim 4-3 decision, followed by a more convincing eight-inning 13-3 loss in the second game to move to 8-10 overall and 1-3 in the MIAC, while the Pipers improve to 14-8 overall and 4-2 in the league.
Saturday’s 1 p.m. scheduled baseball game between Gustavus and Hamline at CHS Field in St. Paul has been moved to Sunday - same time and same place. Gustavus enters the doubleheader with an even 8-8 overall record and 1-1 mark in the MIAC, while the Pipers are 12-8 overall and 2-2 in the league.
It was a tale of two stories Wednesday on a cold and blustery day at the Gustie Baseball Field as Gustavus and Saint Mary’s split a MIAC doubleheader. The first game featured a combined 17 runs and 25 hits with the Cardinals winning the shootout 10-7. The second was highlighted by a pitcher’s duel, ending in the Gusties’ favor 3-2. Gustavus moves to 8-8 overall and 1-1 in the MIAC, while the Cardinals are now 13-9 overall and 1-3 in the league.
The Gustavus baseball team begins Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play today against Saint Mary’s at the Gustie Baseball Field. First pitch of the doubleheader is set for 2:30 p.m. The Gusties enter the games with a 7-7 overall record, while the Cardinals at 12-8 overall and 0-2 in the league.
The Gustavus baseball team swept Martin Luther College on Monday in its home opener, winning by convincing scores of 12-2 and 9-2 to improve to 7-7 overall.