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Former OU star assumes starting role for Rockies

Jonathan Gray, starting pitcher for the Colorado Rockies and a former OU pitcher, throwing on opening day.

Spenser Davis

April 7, 2017

SCOTTSDALE, Arizona — Four years removed from starring as Oklahoma’s ace en route to an NCAA Super Regional, Jonathan Gray is in a similar situation with the Colorado Rockies. Gray, the No. 3 overall pick by the Rockies in the 2013 MLB Draft, is coming off an impressive rookie season in which he...

Reno Aces Infielder practicing multiple positions

A sign at the Diamondbacks' spring training facility shows the distances to all to all of the organization's team facilities. The Diamondbacks went 69-93 last season.

Jesse Pound

April 7, 2017

SCOTTSDALE, Arizona – A Reno Aces infielder is practicing at multiple positions in spring training as he looks to build on his strong finish to the 2016 season. Jack Reinheimer, 24, played college ball at East Carolina before being drafted by the Mariners in 2015. Primarily a shortstop, he was acquired...

OU Baseball Continues Record-Setting Season

OU Baseball Continues Record-Setting Season

Michael McCareins

April 6, 2017

No Oklahoma team has surpassed expectations this year quite like the Sooners baseball team has. OU, who began the season unranked in all nine major polls, are now up to No. 9 in the nation with its best start since the 1985 season at 26-6. The Sooners continued their dominance Tuesday night on $1 hot...

Padres taking hard look at ex-Mississippi State star

San Diego Padres outfielder Hunter Renfroe watches a fly ball during batting practice March 13. Renfroe, a former Mississippi State star, is preparing for his first season as a full time major league player.

Jesse Pound

March 20, 2017

PEORIA, Arizona — The San Diego Padres are ready to get an extended look at a former Mississippi State standout as they build toward the future. Hunter Renfroe, one of the stars of the Bulldogs’ 2013 College World Series team, made his major league debut last September and is seen as a lock to open...

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