2019 Big Ten Conference Baseball Tournament

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2019 Big Ten Conference
Baseball Tournament
Teams8
FormatDouble-elimination
Finals site
ChampionsOhio State (10th title)
Winning coachGreg Beals (2nd title)
TelevisionBTN
2019 Big Ten Conference baseball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
Indiana  ‍‍‍y 17 7   .708     37 23   .617
Michigan  ‍‍‍y 16 7   .696     46 20   .697
Illinois  ‍‍‍y 15 9   .625     36 21   .632
Nebraska  ‍‍‍y 15 9   .625     32 24   .571
Minnesota  ‍‍‍ 15 9   .625     29 27   .518
Ohio State  ‍‍y 12 12   .500     36 27   .571
Iowa  ‍‍‍ 12 12   .500     31 24   .564
Maryland  ‍‍‍ 12 12   .500     29 29   .500
Northwestern  ‍‍‍ 11 13   .458     24 27   .471
Rutgers  ‍‍‍ 9 14   .391     20 31   .392
Michigan State  ‍‍‍ 8 15   .348     20 34   .370
Purdue  ‍‍‍ 7 16   .304     20 34   .370
Penn State  ‍‍‍ 4 18   .182     22 27   .449
† – Conference champion
‡ – Tournament champion
y – Invited to the NCAA Tournament
As of June 13, 2019[1]; Rankings from D1Baseball

The 2019 Big Ten Conference Baseball Tournament was held at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha in Omaha, Nebraska from May 22 through 26.[2][3] The event aired on the Big Ten Network.

Format and seeding[edit]

The 2019 tournament was an 8 team double-elimination tournament. The top eight teams based on conference regular season winning percentage earned invites to the tournament. The teams then played a double-elimination tournament leading to a single championship game. A run rule (10 run lead after 7 innings) was in effect for the tournament.

Bracket[edit]

  First round Second round Semifinals Finals
                                       
1 Indiana 2  
8 Iowa 4  
  8 Iowa 1  
  5 Nebraska 11  
4 Minnesota 2
5 Nebraska 8  
  5 Nebraska 8 7  
  2 Michigan 18 3  
1 Indiana 4  
4 Minnesota 9  
  4 Minnesota 3
  8 Iowa 0  
  5 Nebraska 1
  7 Ohio State 3
2 Michigan 1  
7 Ohio State 2  
  7 Ohio State 3
  6 Maryland 2  
3 Illinois 2
6 Maryland 6  
  7 Ohio State 6 8
  4 Minnesota 9 6  
2 Michigan 5  
3 Illinois 4  
  2 Michigan 10
  6 Maryland 4  

Conference championship[edit]

Big Ten Championship
(5) Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. (7) Ohio State Buckeyes
May 26, 2019, 3:30 p.m. (DT) at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha in Omaha, Nebraska
Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
(5) Nebraska 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 4 1
(7) Ohio State 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 X 3 8 1
WP: Griffan Smith (7–4)   LP: Matt Waldron (6–4)   Sv: Andrew Magno (14)
Attendance: 17,503
Over 17,000 spectators filled TD Ameritrade to witness the 2019 Big Ten Championship Game

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Big Ten Conference baseball standings, teams, and schedules". D1Baseball. Retrieved June 13, 2019.
  2. ^ "Big Ten 2019 Championship/Tournament Schedule". Big Ten Conference. Retrieved December 1, 2018.
  3. ^ "Big Ten extends baseball tournament in Omaha". NCAA. April 23, 2016. Retrieved December 1, 2018.