1957 California Golden Bears baseball team

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1957 California Golden Bears baseball
University of California, Berkeley athletic logo.svg
Conference California Intercollegiate Baseball Association
1957 record 35-10 (12-4 CIBA)
Head coach George Wolfman (3rd year)
Home stadium Evans Diamond
Seasons
« 1956 1958 »
1957 Pacific Coast Conference baseball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
North Division
Oregon 11 3   .786      
Oregon State 8 7   .533     18 13   .581
Washington 8 8   .500     20 11   .645
Idaho 5 8   .385      
Washington State 5 11   .313     14 21   .400
California Intercollegiate Baseball Association
California y 12 4   .750     35 10   .778
Southern California 12 4   .750     18 4   .818
Stanford 7 9   .438     17 13   .567
UCLA 5 9   .357     15 15   .500
Santa Clara 2 12   .143      
† – Conference champion
y – Invited to the NCAA Tournament
As of June 30, 1957[1]; Rankings from Collegiate Baseball

The 1957 California Golden Bears baseball team represented the University of California in the 1957 NCAA University Division baseball season. The Golden Bears played their home games at Evans Diamond. The team was coached by George Wolfman in his 3rd season at California.

The Golden Bears won the College World Series, defeating the Penn State Nittany Lions in the championship game.

Roster[edit]

1957 California Golden Bears roster
 

Pitchers

  • Kim Elliott
  • George Sterling
  • Doug Weiss

Catchers

  • Charles Thompson
 

Infielders

 

Outfielders

  • Bernie Kelley
  • Tom Palma
  • Paul Piper
  • Bob Puccinelli
  • Al Reynolds
 

Position Unknown

  • Charles Becker
  • Bernie Simpson
 

Schedule[edit]

1957 California Golden Bears Baseball Game Log
Post-Season

Awards and honors[edit]

Earl Robinson
  • All-America First Team[2]
  • All-District 8 First Team[2]
Charles Thompson
  • All-America First Team[2]
  • All-District 8 First Team[2]
Doug Weiss
  • All-America First Team[2]
  • All-District 8 First Team[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "College Baseball Conference Standings -- 1957". Boyd's World. Retrieved September 11, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f "2012 Cal Bears Record Book". CalBears.com. Retrieved 20 January 2013. 

External links[edit]