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Mississippi State currently has 45 former players or signees active in professional baseball this season. Each week Logan Lowery of the Daily Journal takes a look at their performances. Check out how the former Diamond Dogs are doing. Corey Dickerson Position: Left field/ Designated hitter

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Powell selected to MS Sports Hall of Fame

Former Mississippi State pitcher and 11-year Major League Baseball veteran Jay Powell is being honored for his accolades by being named a 2017 inductee into the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame, the organization announced Thursday in Jackson. Powell will become the 15th

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Renfroe called up by the Padres

Moments after Hunter Renfroe stepped off the field in the Triple-A National Championship Game Tuesday evening, the former Mississippi State standout received the news he had been longing for since he was drafted 13th overall in 2013. The San Diego

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Yankees call up Holder

Former Mississippi State closer Jonathan Holder was called up by the New York Yankees on Friday.

A fifth member of Mississippi State’s 2013 College World Series finalist team is headed to the Major Leagues. The New York Yankees called up pitcher Jonathan Holder from Triple-A Scranton/ Wilkes-Barre on Friday marking the 56th Bulldog to reach the

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Lowe is a man on the move

Nathaniel Lowe‘s college career reads like a road map with plenty of twists and turns along the way. Lowe made stops at three different colleges in as many years, the last of which landed him at Mississippi State this past

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Renfroe tabbed for Futures Game

Former Mississippi State outfielder Hunter Renfroe will be part of the MLB All-Star Game festivities in San Diego next month. Renfroe, currently playing for the Padres’ Triple-A affiliate the El Paso Chihuahuas, was selected to play for the U.S. Team

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Frazier called up by the Pirates

Adam Frazier received his first call up to the Show on Thursday night.

Adam Frazier became the 55th player in Mississippi State history to be called up to the Major Leagues. The Pittsburgh Pirates called up the 24-year old shortstop following his Triple-A game on Thursday. Frazier joins the Pirates for their series

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Two former Diamond Dogs drafted

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The 2016 MLB Draft saw a school record 11 Mississippi State players and four more signees selected. But those were not the only prospects to come off the board with ties to the Bulldogs. Former MSU players Delvin Zinn and

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Stratton strikes out two in MLB debut

Memorial Day 2016 will be a day Chris Stratton never forgets. The former Tupelo and Mississippi State standout made his Major League debut for the San Francisco Giants on Monday after being called up from Triple-A Sacramento over the weekend.

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Stratton headed to The Show

By John L. Pitts Daily Journal Chris Stratton is headed to The Show. The former Tupelo High School and Mississippi State ace, a first-round draft pick in 2012, got the call early Saturday to join up with the San Francisco

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Woodruff slated for first Double-A start

Former Wheeler and Mississippi State pitcher Brandon Woodruff has been promoted to Double-A.

Former Wheeler and Mississippi State standout Brandon Woodruff is back in his native state. The 23-year old right-handed pitcher was promoted to Biloxi on Tuesday, the Double-A affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers, and is scheduled to make his first start

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