About this blogChris Solari
Chris Solari has been with LSJ Media since 2006 and has covered Spartan athletics since 1994 while attending MSU. He also was an award-winning writer while covering South Dakota State athletics from 2002-06.Brian Calloway
Brian is a native of Coloma, Mich., and a 2005 graduate of Eastern Michigan. He has worked at the Lansing State Journal since October 2010.
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Category Archives: Baseball
Outfielder Jimmy Pickens was selected by the Cincinnati Reds in the 15th round of the MLB First-Year Player Draft on Saturday afternoon, the first Michigan State player off the board in the last day of the three-day event. In the … Continue reading
Tweet In Tuesday’s edition of the LSJ, colleague Chris Solari has a story detailing the successful year this has been for Michigan State athletics. With that in mind, here’s a look at some of the top moments in competition from … Continue reading
The top five of the Associated Press poll remains dominated by the Big Ten. Michigan State remained at No. 5 in this week’s poll and is one of three Big Ten teams that maintained their positions in the latest rankings.
Talked to MSU baseball coach Jake Boss a little bit ago. Rather, I got him riled up on an otherwise relaxing Memorial Day when I informed him that the Spartans were the first team left out of the NCAA tournament.
Michigan State’s baseball season is officially over, and the ending couldn’t have been more painful to hear.
Baseball has always been a game in which numbers govern, dictate and are discussed. And there are no bigger mathematicians this weekend than Michigan State’s coaches and players.
The Spartans throttled Penn State 16-1 on Thursday in their series opener, and the two teams meet again at 2:05 p.m. today. It remains clear for MSU that a sweep gets it into the Big Ten Tournament, thanks in part … Continue reading
MSU’s baseball team sits in seventh place and could miss the Big Ten Tournament for the first time since 2010. However, the Spartans also could finish as high as third in the conference, and a sweep at Penn State this … Continue reading
Today, Michigan State freshman Cam Gibson gets to experience his first taste of playing rival Michigan at McLane Stadium. And his father, Kirk, gave him some advice for what to expect come first pitch at 3:05 p.m.
Derrick Nix is playing possessed basketball, backing down Ohio State defenders for 10 first-half points. MSU leads the Buckeyes 29-28 at halftime in the Big Ten Tournament semifinals – and the matinee in a big Saturday for MSU sports.