2013 Baseball Headlines

  • Bruce Maxwell chosen to play on Western Division All-Star Team
    June 06, 2013
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.–Former Birmingham-Southern baseball standout Bruce Maxwell has been selected as the starting catcher in the Midwest League's 49th annual All-Star Game. The Mid-Summer Classic is scheduled for June 18, 2013, at Fifth Third Field in Dayton, Ohio.
  • Ninth-inning rally not enough as Panthers lose to No. 25 Millsaps in SAA title game, 5-3
    May 08, 2013
    JACKSON, Miss.–After trailing 5-0, the Birmingham-Southern baseball team scored three runs in the bottom of the ninth inning but it wasn't enough to overcome No. 25 Millsaps in the title game of the Southern Athletic Association Championship, played at Twenty Field in Jackson, Miss.
  • Baseball falls to No. 25 Millsaps in SAA Championship series, 5-4
    May 07, 2013
    JACKSON, Miss.–The Birmingham-Southern baseball team lost a 13-inning heartbreaker to No. 25 Millsaps, 5-4, Tuesday afternoon in the title series of the 2013 Southern Athletic Association Championship.
  • Nordgren voted CoSIDA Academic All-Region
    May 03, 2013
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.–Junior pitcher Miles Nordgren has been selected to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District Baseball Team, it was announced today.
  • Nordgren voted SAA Pitcher of the Year; McCracken is Newcomer of the Year
    May 03, 2013
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.–Junior Miles Nordgren and freshman Taylor McCracken have been voted Southern Athletic Association Baseball Pitcher and Newcomer of the Year, respectively, in exclusive voting by the league's head coaches.
  • Baseball advances to SAA championship series next weekend
    April 28, 2013
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--The Birmingham-Southern baseball team will advance to next weekend's Southern Athletic Association Championship series.
  • Panthers roll past Berry in SAA Championship, 10-1
    April 27, 2013
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--The Birmingham-Southern baseball team continued its march in the inaugural Southern Athletic Association Baseball Championship Saturday afternoon at Striplin Field with a 10-1 victory over Berry College. With the win, the Panthers are now one win away from next weekend's best-of-three championship series to determine the winner of the conference championship crown.
  • Schedule changes for Saturday's baseball games
    April 26, 2013
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--Due to the forecast of rain in the Birmingham area on Saturday afternoon, the Southern Athletic Association Baseball Championship has changed its schedule for Saturday.
  • Baseball wins on first day of SAA Championship
    April 26, 2013
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--A complete game gem from sophomore pitcher Blake Stevens and a solid defensive effort earned the Birmingham-Southern baseball team a 5-1 win over Centre College Friday night in the opening round of the inaugural Southern Athletic Association Baseball Championship at Striplin Field.
  • Panthers to host opening round of 2013 SAA Championship
    April 23, 2013
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--The Birmingham-Southern baseball team will host one of the two opening rounds of the 2013 Southern Athletic Association Baseball Championship this weekend at Striplin Field.
  • Berry upsets No. 30 BSC in regular season finale
    April 21, 2013
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--Thanks to eight runs scored in the top of the third, Berry upended No. 30 Birmingham-Southern at home on Senior Day, 12-6, to close out the regular season.
  • No. 30 BSC wins game two against Berry, 3-1
    April 20, 2013
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--Three Birmingham-Southern pitchers scattered five hits and held off a late rally to earn a 3-1 win over Berry, Saturday afternoon at Striplin Field. The victory was the second straight in the three-game series and puts the 30th-ranked Panthers in position to earn at least a share of the Southern Athletic Association title tomorrow afternoon.
  • No. 30 Panthers clinch hosting seed for upcoming SAA Championship with 10-1 win against Berry
    April 19, 2013
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--With a 10-1 win Friday evening against Berry at Striplin Field, the No. 30 Birmingham-Southern baseball team clinched a top-two seed and the privilege to host the first round of the Southern Athletic Association Championship, beginning next weekend.
  • Huntingdon holds off No. 30 BSC, 5-4
    April 16, 2013
    MONTGOMERY, Ala.--The No. 30 Birmingham-Southern baseball team suffered its fourth straight loss today, falling to in-state rival Huntingdon, 5-4, at Posey Field in Montgomery, Ala.
  • No. 27 Millsaps sweeps No. 20 BSC with 7-2 win
    April 14, 2013
    JACKSON, Miss.--No. 20 Birmingham-Southern lost to No. 27 Millsaps today, 7-2, losing all three games of the conference series to fall to second place in the Southern Athletic Association standings.
  • No. 27 Millsaps takes game two from No. 20 Panthers, 15-5
    April 13, 2013
    JACKSON, Miss.--After scoring nine runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to break a 5-5 tie, No. 27 Millsaps defeated the 20th-ranked Birmingham-Southern baseball team, 15-5, Saturday afternoon at Twenty Field in Jackson, Miss.
  • No. 27 Millsaps shuts out No. 20 BSC, 7-0
    April 12, 2013
    JACKSON, Miss.--No. 27 Millsaps College held No. 20 Birmingham-Southern to just two hits on the night as the Majors defeated the Panthers 7-0 at Twenty Field in Jackson, Miss.
  • No. 20 BSC wins ninth straight with 9-4 road win over Covenant College
    April 09, 2013
    LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, Ga.--The 20th-ranked Birmingham-Southern baseball team won its ninth straight game Tuesday afternoon, defeating Covenant College 9-4 in Lookout Mountain, Ga.
  • Mayfield named SAA Player of the Week
    April 08, 2013
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--Sophomore Jacob Mayfield has been named the Southern Athletic Association Baseball Player of the Week, the league announced today.
  • No. 20 Panthers sweep Rhodes with 7-5 Sunday win
    April 07, 2013
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--The 20th-ranked Birmingham-Southern baseball team completed the series sweep of Rhodes College with a 7-5 victory Sunday afternoon at Striplin Field.
  • No. 20 BSC shuts out Rhodes, 4-0
    April 06, 2013
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--The No. 20 Birmingham-Southern baseball team gave up only three hits in a 4-0 shutout of Rhodes College, Saturday afternoon at Striplin Field.
  • No. 20 Panthers hang on to win game one against Rhodes, 4-2
    April 05, 2013
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--Senior Blake Yance struck out all three Rhodes batters in the top of the ninth inning to help No. 20 Birmingham-Southern defeat the Lynx in game one of the Southern Athletic Association series, 4-2, Friday evening at Striplin Field.
  • No. 20 Panthers win fifth straight with 12-1 rout of Emory
    April 03, 2013
    ATLANTA, Ga.--No. 20 Birmingham-Southern scored 12 runs while holding Emory to only two hits en route to a 12-1 victory against the Eagles, Wednesday afternoon at Chappell Park in Atlanta, Ga.
  • No. 22 Panthers complete series sweep of Centre
    March 30, 2013
    DANVILLE, Ky.--The 22nd-ranked Birmingham-Southern baseball team defeated Centre College twice today to complete the three-game series sweep of the Colonels, winning 11-2 and 4-2.
  • No. 22 Panthers down Centre, 7-5, in 10 innings
    March 29, 2013
    DANVILLE, Ky.--After tying it up with a run in the top of the ninth, the No. 22 Birmingham-Southern baseball team scored twice in the top of the 10th while holding Centre scoreless to win 7-5, Friday evening at Gary Wright Field in Danville, Ky.
  • No. 17 Panthers wrap up series with 5-2 win against Hendrix
    March 24, 2013
    CONWAY, Ark.--Courtesy of three runs in the top of the sixth inning, the No. 17 Birmingham-Southern baseball team defeated Hendrix today, 5-2, to take the road series and move to 8-1 in the Southern Athletic Association.
  • BSC Baseball Edges LaGrange 6-4
    March 19, 2013
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Birmingham-Southern (15-7) jumped out to an early big lead and then held on for 6-4 win over LaGrange College (11-12) Tuesday at Stiplin Field.
  • Panther Baseball Falls To No. 8 Adrian And IWU On Sunday
    March 10, 2013
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Birmingham-Southern baseball (11-6) could not get the offense clicking while dropping a pair of games to No. 8 Adrian, 5-2, and Illinois Wesleyan, 4-1, Sunday at Striplin Field.
  • BSC Baseball Comes Up Short In Extra Innings Against Huntingdon
    March 09, 2013
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Tyler Blackwell drew a bases loaded walk in the top of the tenth inning to give Huntingdon College a 4-3 win over Birmingham-Southern (11-4) Saturday at Striplin Field.
  • Big Eighth Rallies BSC Past Emory, 7-2
    March 06, 2013
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Tenth ranked Birmingham-Southern (11-3) struck for seven runs in the bottom of the eighth to erase two-run deficit on its way to a 7-2 win over Emory University (6-5) Wednesday at Striplin Field.
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