The 2008 ncaa division i softball tournament was held from may 15 through june 4, 2008. College world series roster breakdowns by state of origin. And now, members of that 2008 college world series championship. The ouachita baptist university tigers advanced to the ncaa division ii college world series for the first time this season. To play in a world series for the first time is special beyond words. Test your knowledge on this sports quiz to see how you do and compare your score to others. Those two brackets play doubleelimination with the bracket winners then meeting in a onegame championship. Oct 21, 2008 the phillies played very well in the nl postseason, but theres no way to avoid the fact that had you seeded the playoff teams 18, the brewers and dodgers would have been 7 and 8 in some order. Jmu centennial celebration college world series baseball.
Join a live hosted trivia game for your favorite pub trivia experience done virtually. Thirteen of the 50 players on the world series rosters for the chicago cubs. The 2008 fresno state bulldogs baseball team represented california state university, fresno. Team and opponent stats table g mp fg fga fg% 2p 2pa 2p% 3p 3pa 3p% ft fta ft% orb drb trb ast stl blk tov pf pts ptsg. Tampa bay rays 1 worst to first easily describes the tampa bay rays who finished in last place during the 2007 regular season, but made it to the fall classic in an exciting cinderella style throughout the 2008 regular and post season. Welcome to the college world series historical database, brought to you by and the omaha worldherald. His four career wins at the cws is tied for the tournament record. The finals were an interesting set of firsts fresno state was the first no. The dukes were the first team and still the only from virginia or what later became the colonial athletic association to qualify for the omaha, neb.
The 2008 tournament culminated with 8 teams advancing to the college world series at historic rosenblatt stadium in omaha, nebraska on june 14. Ncaa college world series titles 2 1987, 1988 ncaa college world series appearances 16 1953. Ncaa march madness rosters ps2 operation sports forums. Ryan zimmerman who hit the nationals first world series home run in tuesday nights game 1 win was drafted by the franchise in 2005 and has been with the team for every season of its. This nationalsastros world series is going to be the sweetest of homecomings for the washington third baseman, who is now 29 and about to be one of this offseasons two most soughtafter free agents, along with astros righthander gerrit cole. Mlb players who played in the college world series. The fresno state bulldogs beat the georgia bulldogs in the bestofthree championship series to win the ncaa mens division i baseball championship. Meet the teams of the 2008 little league world series local. The bulldogs 4731 from california not only showed they belonged. Game 1 of the lsu baseball purplegold world series begins at 3. Philadelphia phillies over tampa bay rays 41 are you a stathead. The late jim brock, legendary arizona state head coach and member of the national college baseball hall of fame, labeled hooton as the top college pitcher of the era. Ncaa march madness rosters ps2 i think you can just change the file name to. From underdogs to wonderdogs, fresno state blazes new trail.
Jun 09, 2008 this is an experimental video done by my brother and me. Fresno state won the title, becoming the team with the most losses 31 to win the cws as well as the lowest seed to do so. Box 6222 indianapolis, indiana 462066222 3179176222 may 2008. College world series and postseason oklahoma state. This is an experimental video done by my brother and me. David price sends rays to 2008 world series with 4out. Bigleague prospects dot college baseball rosters in. In 2008, fresno state became the cinderellas of college baseball, winning the college world series in underdog fashion. This page is our growing home for historical information about past ncaa baseball championships, which have been played in omaha since 1950. View a franchises current mlb active and 40man roster or org roster.
The phillies played very well in the nl postseason, but theres no way to avoid the fact that had you seeded the playoff teams 18, the brewers and dodgers would have been 7. Nine were acquired via trade, six via traditional free agency and four signed as international free agents. Class of 2008 inductees college baseball hall of fame. Fresno state doesnt have a roster of mlb draft picks. Iowa western community college iwcc is located in council bluffs, iowa which is approximately 10 miles from td ameritrade park in omaha, nebraska. David price may be one of the best starting pitchers in all of baseball right now, but as a rookie, he was just a hardthrowing reliever. Unlv 77, duke 79, kentucky 103, duke 104, unc 54, kansas 53, nc state 54, houston 52. Play sporcle s virtual live trivia to have fun, connect with people, and get your trivia on. Iowa western community college iwcc is located in council bluffs, iowa which is approximately 10. The winners of the two pools meet in a bestofthree finals. At least 16 players from the championship roster have confirmed they. Teams from the state of washington have participated in the little league baseball world series six times, most recently in 2004, when a team from redmond qualified. Apparently matteo was in the 2008 little league world series on team italy.
The 2008 tampa bay rays played 162 games during the regular season, won 97 games, lost 65 games, and finished in first position. The history of the mens college world series, including singlegame, series, career records, championships game and championship series records, coaching records, college world series brackets and alltime districtregional results. In 2016, oklahoma state returned to omaha and the ncaa college world series for the first time since 1999, and were just one win away from appearing in the championship series. If a virtual private party is more your thing, go here for details. Nov, 2019 the 1983 james madison university baseball team played a cinderella role on a national stage, becoming an unexpected participant in the college world series.
Indicates undefeated teams in college world series play. Texas comes in as the largest source of cws players this season, with over a quarter of the total coming from the lone star state the great majority belonging to the rosters of texas, texas tech, and arkansas. College world series tickets a hot commodity as ncaa. Former tigers appearing on mlb opening day rosters. The 2008 tampa bay rays team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 2008 season. Rankings mlb confidential mlb players weigh in on baseballs best player, peds and what they really think. Fresno state wins 2008 college baseball national championship. Texas defeated boston college 32 in 25 innings, which broke the record of the longest game in ncaa baseball history lasting more than seven hours. Thirteen of the 50 players on the world series rosters for the chicago cubs and cleveland indians are former cape league veterans. While there was talent aplenty on the bulldogs roster, it had just two allamerican selections, neither. Mlb players who played in the college world series yardbarker. Tba 1 joe grajeda 2b, ss 2011 san gabriel, ca 2 taylor mcmurray of 2011 vadnais heights, mn 4 troy nelson c, rhp 2012 buena park, ca 5 ben kimball 3b, of 2010 north oaks. The story behind 2008 fresno state baseball, the greatest college.
The locations listed on the map are for where each philadelphia phillies player and their manager went to high school. How the nationals built a world series roster washington. The show opening day rosters released within the mlb the show last gen rosters forums. The allcollege world series team of current major leaguers. The fouryear veteran pitched in the 2010, 2011 and 2012 college world series for the florida gators, who finished as the world series runner up in 2011. Oct 27, 2017 in summation, the astros drafted just six of the 25 players on the world series roster. Oct 23, 2019 ryan zimmerman who hit the nationals first world series home run in tuesday nights game 1 win was drafted by the franchise in 2005 and has been with the team for every season of its. May 29, 2008 baseballsoftball allstar rosters announced. They played their home games at tropicana field park factors. Ncaa mens college world series records 1947 2008 the history of the mens college world series, including singlegame, series, career records, championships game and championship series records, coaching records, college world series brackets and alltime districtregional results. They reached the national championship series in both 2006 and 2007, but lost on both occasions to the oregon state beavers. In the concourse, the twenty five man miami hurricane roster was seated at a. Our event headquarters is iowa western community college, one of the top junior college programs in the nation. College world series tickets a hot commodity as ncaa regional play begins.
Aug 01, 2014 david price may be one of the best starting pitchers in all of baseball right now, but as a rookie, he was just a hardthrowing reliever. College world series baseball team james madison university. Albertson was drafted last june by the new york yankees but decided to return. And for good measure, the team plane to the college world series was rerouted 50. And even before the first pitch of game 1 crosses the plate tonight in cleveland, cape league fans around the country have already won. Oct 22, 2008 2008 world series philadelphia phillies 4 vs. The threegame intrasquad series concludes lsus sixweek fall practice session. Welcome to the college world series historical database, brought to you by and the omaha world herald. Focusing on the 2008 series, won by upstart fresno state university, mcgee.
He was a key to catawbas push to the division ii college world series title game, where the indians lost to tampa. Pirate city world series week 1 rosters baseball factory. Louis cardinals and boston red sox have released their rosters in anticipation of the 20 world series the cardinals have made just one change to their team, but its a big one. The tournament culminated with eight teams playing in the 2008 womens college world series at asa hall of fame stadium in oklahoma.
The cardinals took lynn in the first round of the 2008 draft, and the righthander was a key member of the franchises world series title in 2011. Can you name the players on the 2008 phillies world series 25man roster. Here, youll find season ticket holder information, ways to get involved, information on our supporters and the rich history of the cws in omaha, from the first pitch at rosenblatt stadium to its. Mar 30, 2018 former tigers appearing on mlb opening day rosters. The participating schools qualified by winning their regional and superregional tournaments. Hits, hopes, and history at the college world series ryan. Mlb confidential mlb players weigh in on baseballs best player, peds and what they really think. Since 1967, weve been the nonprofit local organizing committee for the mens college world series in omaha. Meet the teams of the 2008 little league world series.
The teams in the cws are divided into two pools of four, with each pool playing a doubleelimination format. The 1983 james madison university baseball team played a cinderella role on a national stage, becoming an unexpected participant in the college world series. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. The 40man roster is a protected roster where players can move between the majors.
The college world series is going on this week in omaha, nebraska, and its our annual reminder that this great game is popular on so many levels beyond the major leagues. Its one of the most anticipated world series in years. The tar heels reached the college world series in four consecutive years between 2006 and 2009, and five times in six years between 2006 and 2011. The longest games in di college baseball history nc state baseballs patrick bailey on his favorite ballparks to play in, proposing to his girlfriend 2021 college world series schedule. He made two college world series appearances with a fourthplace result in 1969 and a thirdplace effort in 1970. Every day, well send you an email to your inbox with scores, todays schedule, top performers, new debuts and interesting tidbits. The age of mike trout the bbtn 100 counts down the top 25 players in baseball for 2015. Jun 19, 2018 the college world series is going on this week in omaha, nebraska, and its our annual reminder that this great game is popular on so many levels beyond the major leagues. The 2008 college world series was played at johnny rosenblatt stadium in omaha, ne. Here, youll find season ticket holder information, ways to get involved, information on our supporters and the rich history of the cws in omaha, from the first pitch at rosenblatt stadium to its solidification as the greatest show. Stanford baseball history stanford university athletics. The map features the full 25man philadelphia phillies world series roster. The first day of the 2008 cws was moved to saturday june 14 from the traditional friday. The active roster represents the players who are eligible to play in a major league game at any given time.
And to stock up on stylish team usa gear that you can wear all year round, visit the team usa shop. Philadelphia phillies, team roster with birthplaces and home towns listed. Fresno state 2008 college world series champs to be honored. Fresno state, the champions of the 2008 ncaa college world series, was eliminated in the irvine regional after losing to uc irvine and san diego state. Team statistics fresno state florida state georgia lsu miami fla. Jun 09, 2016 the cardinals took lynn in the first round of the 2008 draft, and the righthander was a key member of the franchises world series title in 2011.
Bregman played at lsu from 20 through 2015 and led the tigers to two college world series appearances. Its also available for football, basketball and hockey. June 2227, 20 our event headquarters is iowa western community college, one of the top junior college programs in the nation. In summation, the astros drafted just six of the 25 players on the world series roster. How the nationals built a world series roster washington post.1501 1445 1372 720 547 63 517 1548 603 662 247 1357 670 1002 1430 1020 22 507 277 1402 746 1478 528 1362 536 604 651 800 1231 1106