Phillips’ strong start helps Rebels top Memphis 5-2

The 2019 season has been a struggle for Zack Phillips, but believes he has found something in his mechanics.  The discovery has led to more satisfactory results his last two outings. Phillips tossed six innings of two-run ball in what was his second longest outing of the season in Ole Miss’ 5-2 win over Memphis.  … Continue reading “Phillips’ strong start helps Rebels top Memphis 5-2”

Seven thoughts on Ole Miss’ series loss to Kentucky

The Rebels left a small village on the base path Ole Miss left 16 runners on base in the two games. That dog will not hunt, particularly considering Kentucky threw projected first round pick Zack Thompson in the finale. The Rebels made Thompson sweat a couple of times, but couldn’t do any real damage. “Two … Continue reading “Seven thoughts on Ole Miss’ series loss to Kentucky”

Kessinger collects four hits, Ethridge dominant in Ole Miss’ win over Kentucky

The only thing that has hindered Will Ethridge this season is a blister on his middle finger.  Caused by the way he grips his breaking ball, the blemish first surfaced in his opening day outing against Wright State and led to an early exit. It cost him a start the next weekend at Tulane. Ethridge … Continue reading “Kessinger collects four hits, Ethridge dominant in Ole Miss’ win over Kentucky”

How two brothers from California bonded over Ole Miss Baseball

The tears never came for Peter Ortega. He was 13 years old when he buried his father at Queen of Heaven cemetery just outside of Pico Rivera, California. The tears didn’t come when his father was lowered into the ground on January 16, 2009. They didn’t come in the gauzy first few days and weeks … Continue reading “How two brothers from California bonded over Ole Miss Baseball”

Loposer’s two hits spark Rebels in win over Southern Miss

A veteran-laden lineup has made at bats hards come by for some of Ole Miss’ younger players this season. Plate appearances are a coveted and often infrequent opportunity.  Freshman catcher Knox Loposer, playing just a few miles from where he attended high school at Jackson Prep, certainly made the most of the opportunity afforded to … Continue reading “Loposer’s two hits spark Rebels in win over Southern Miss”

Offense explodes as Rebels erase eight-run deficit to sweep Florida

Shortly after Ole Miss pummeled Florida, 16-4, on the front end of a double header to secure a series win, Mike Bianco challenged his team prior to the third game. The Rebels had just devoured the Gators’ pitching staff for the second game in a row, totaling 28 runs on 37 hits through two games. … Continue reading “Offense explodes as Rebels erase eight-run deficit to sweep Florida”