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Marshall baseball’s groundbreaking ceremony for new stadium

Left to right: Senior Associate for AECOM, Brian Pounds, Chairman James  Bailes, current Head Baseball Coach Jeff Waggoner, Marshall University President Jerry Gilbert, Jack Cook, Athletic Director Mike Hamrick,  Jeff Montgomery, Mayor Steve Williams and Rick Reed all participated in the groundbreaking ceremony.
October 29, 2019

A home stadium for the Marshall University baseball team will become a reality in a short 17 months, Athletic Director Mike Hamrick announced Saturday morning at a groundbreaking ceremony inside the Chris...

Herd baseball headed to Morgantown to face Mountaineers

Marshall Baseball vs Eastern Michigan in Spring 2019
October 3, 2019

In its second out of three scheduled fall baseball games, the Marshall Thundering Herd will travel to Morgantown, West Virginia on Friday to play the West Virginia Mountaineers at 6:30 p.m. at Monongalia...

Future is promising for Herd Baseball players Peralta and Shapiro

Elvis Peralta Jr.
June 11, 2019

Two of Marshall’s baseball players were drafted on the third day of the 2019 MLB Draft: redshirt-junior shortstop Elvis Peralta, Jr. and senior left-handed starting pitcher Joshua Shapiro.   Peralta,...

Eagles best Thundering Herd in midweek matchup

Marshall shortstop Elvis Peralta (7) watches as Ohio center fielder Michael Richardson slides into second base during the teams’ midweek matchup at the Kennedy Center Field, April 16, 2019.
April 23, 2019

A bases-loaded walk in the top of the eighth inning sent visiting Morehead State past the Marshall baseball team Tuesday afternoon, 5-4, at the Kennedy Center Field in Huntington. Morehead State took...

Marshall baseball survives against Ohio Bobcats in 11 innings

Tucker Linder (6) swings through a pitch in the second inning of Marshall's 4-3 win over Ohio, April 16, 2019.
April 17, 2019

After a total of 8 pitching changes for the Thundering Herd and left fielder Tucker Linder’s extended hitting streak to 21 games, Marshall came out on top, 4-3, in a non-conference matchup against the...

Herd baseball splits doubleheader, takes C-USA series over rival Hilltoppers

Zach Inskeep (right) offers advice to Evan Hurn (left) between innings.
April 17, 2019

Marshall baseball earned its fourth Conference USA series win when it took two out of three games from rival Western Kentucky at the Kennedy Center Field. “Obviously winning the series is what you...

GALLERY: Baseball vs Ohio

Erik Rodriguez reaches first safely (Series Photo 1)
April 16, 2019

Thundering Herd looks to extend win streak in midweek matchup at Power Park against Virginia Tech

March 20, 2019

 Marshall baseball plays its second Atlantic Coast Conference opponent of the season on Wednesday when it welcomes the Virginia Tech Hokies to Appalachian Power Park in Charleston. The Thundering Herd...

Marshall to build long-awaited baseball stadium, aims for 2021 completion

Renderings of Marshall baseball's future home, which will be located at 5th Avenue and 24th Street.
February 22, 2019

“It’s time to build a baseball stadium.” Fans of Marshall baseball have been hearing this phrase since the 1960s but during an unveiling ceremony on Thursday the words were spoken once more. Mayor...

Herd baseball battles Mountaineers in marathon midweek matchup at Power Park

Head coach Jeff Waggoner is ejected from the game after arguing a batter's interference call in the ninth inning.
April 26, 2018

  Marshall baseball battled WVU for 13 innings Tuesday night at Appalachian Power Park, but ultimately lost the contest 11-10 after five hours and 10 minutes of play. “It was a hard-fought...

Herd baseball meets West Virginia at Power Park Tuesday

Junior left-handed pitcher Joshua Shapiro awaits a signal from junior catcher Reynaldo Pastrana in game one of Marshall’s three-game home series against Florida Atlantic earlier this season.
April 23, 2018

After being swept by the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs this past weekend, the Marshall baseball team returns home to Appalachian Power Park Tuesday in Charleston for a Capitol City Classic on the Diamond,...

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