Oregon State Beavers baseball

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Oregon State Beavers
Founded: 1907 (1907)
2014 Oregon State Beavers baseball team
Oregon State Beavers athletic logo

University Oregon State University
Conference Pac-12
Location Corvallis, OR
Head Coach Pat Casey (20th year)
Home Stadium Goss Stadium at Coleman Field
(Capacity: 3,248)
Nickname Beavers
Colors

Orange and Black

            
National Championships
2006, 2007
College World Series Appearances
1952, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2013
NCAA Tournament Appearances
1952, 1962, 1963, 1983, 1985, 1986, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Conference Champions
1908, 1910, 1913, 1915, 1916, 1925, 1927, 1938, 1940, 1943, 1951, 1952, 1958, 1962, 1963, 1975, 1982, 1983, 1986, 1994, 2005, 2006, 2013, 2014

The Oregon State Beavers baseball team represents Oregon State University in NCAA Division I college baseball. The team participates in the Pacific-12 Conference. They are currently coached by Pat Casey and assistant coaches Andy Jenkins, Nate Yeskie, and Pat Bailey. They play home games in Goss Stadium at Coleman Field. The Beavers won both the 2006 and 2007 College World Series to become only the fifth team in history to win back-to-back national championships, and the first since the super regional format has been implemented.[1] In addition, the program has won 24 conference championships, qualified for 15 NCAA tournaments, and appeared in five College World Series.

Facilities[edit]

Goss Stadium is the Beavers Baseball home stadium.

Goss Stadium at Coleman Field is the home of Oregon State Baseball. The field was established in 1907 with the stadium added in 1999 and currently holds 3,248 people.[citation needed] Except for the pitcher's mound, the entire infield uses artificial turf, while the outfield is natural grass.

All-Americans[edit]

Oregon State players have been named All-Americans 27 times, as of the end of the 2013 season. The university recognizes All-Americans as selected by the American Baseball Coaches Association, Baseball America magazine, the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper, the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association, and USA Today/Sports Weekly.[2]

Year Player Position
1952 Dwane Helbig Outfielder
1953 Bailey Brem Pitcher
1954 Jay Dean First baseman
1955 Jay Dean First baseman
1960 Larry Peterson Outfielder
1962 Cecil Ira Pitcher
1963 Cecil Ira Pitcher
1982 Jim Wilson First baseman
1986 Dave Brundage Utility
1987 Ken Bowen Shortstop
1993 Scott Christman Pitcher
1994 Mason Smith Pitcher
1997 Mark Newell Pitcher
1998 Andrew Checketts Pitcher
2001 Scott Nicholson Pitcher
2005 Dallas Buck Pitcher
2005 Jacoby Ellsbury Outfielder
2005 Jonah Nickerson Pitcher
2006 Dallas Buck Pitcher
2006 Cole Gillespie Outfielder
2006 Kevin Gunderson Pitcher
2006 Jonah Nickerson Pitcher
2007 Mitch Canham Catcher
2011 Sam Gavillio Pitcher
2012 Michael Conforto Outfielder
2013 Michael Conforto Outfielder
2013 Andrew Moore Pitcher
2013 Matt Boyd Pitcher
2014 Michael Conforto Outfielder
2014 Jace Fry Pitcher
2014 Ben Wetzler Pitcher

Other notable players[edit]

Fielder Jones was head coach in 1910. P17:4867 Courtesy Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Numbers And Notes". Retrieved 2007-07-09. [dead link]
  2. ^ "Oregon State Baseball History". Retrieved 2007-07-09. [dead link]

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