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Baseball Beats Saint John’s 9-5, Advances to MIAC Title Game

The Gustavus baseball team busted out the bats Friday afternoon at CHS Field, collecting 13 hits in a 9-5 MIAC semifinal win over Saint John’s. The Gusties advance to the MIAC Championship without a loss in the double-elimination playoff and will play the winner of Saint John’s and St. Olaf at noon Saturday with an automatic berth to the NCAA tournament on the line.

Baseball Posts Fourth-Straight Sweep, Beats Augsburg 4-0, 9-3

The Gustavus baseball team's winning streak continued Sunday at home with 4-0 and 9-3 wins over Augsburg. The Gusties, now 21-9 overall and 12-4 in the MIAC with four consecutive sweeps, have won their last nine league games, which hasn't been done by a Gustavus team since 2008.

Baseball Wins Two at Carleton for Back-to-Back MIAC Sweeps

The Gustavus baseball team won a pair of two-run games at Carleton, sweeping the doubleheader 3-1 and 7-5. The Gusties, now winners of their last four games, are 16-9 overall and 7-4 in the MIAC.

Baseball Hosts Bethel for Doubleheader Saturday

The Gustavus baseball team will play host to Bethel on Saturday for MIAC doubleheader beginning at 1 p.m. The Gusties enter the contests 10-6 overall and 1-1 in MIAC play while the Royals are 10-7 overall and 2-2 in conference.

Date and Location Change: Baseball to Host Macalester on Sunday

The Gustavus vs. Macalester baseball doubleheader originally scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday at Macalester has been moved to 1 p.m. Sunday at Gustavus. Macalester's natural grass field is not yet suitable for play, prompting the location change. The Gusties enter the MIAC-opening doubleheader 8-4 overall while the Scots are 6-5. 

Quality Pitching Leads Baseball to Sweep Over Bethany Lutheran

The Gustavus baseball team Saturday completed a doubleheader sweep over Bethany Lutheran at Franklin Rogers Park. The Gusties took game one 8-1 followed by a 6-2 victory in the nightcap, improving to 7-3 overall.

Baseball Loses Contest to Aurora Tuesday Night 7-2

After a day off on its spring break trip, the Gustavus baseball team fell to Aurora University on Tuesday night 7-2. With the loss the Gusties fall to 2-2 on the year. 

2019 Baseball Season Preview

Four years into the current coaching regime, the Gustavus baseball team has its eyes set on something that hasn’t been achieved since head coach Brad Baker ’80 was a student-athlete. With a balance of experienced veterans and talented underclassmen, the Gusties have high expectations in 2019, aiming for their first MIAC championship in 39 years.