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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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Sexton signs with St. Louis

The St. Louis Cardinals signed two-thirds of Mississippi State’s weekend pitching rotation on Saturday. The Cardinals signed first round selection Dakota Hudson as well as 18th round pick (556th overall) Austin Sexton. St. Louis also inked Bulldog signee Walker Robbins, who

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Postgame interviews: Arizona (Saturday)

Mississippi State saw its season come to a close Saturday when Arizona rallied back for a 6-5 victory in 11 innings in the Starkville Super Regional. Hear what head coaches John Cohen and Jay Johnson had to say along with

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Arizona rallies to end Bulldogs’ season

Mississippi State was on cruise control up 5-1 in the bottom of the eighth inning over Arizona. But the Wildcats halted things with four runs in their final two at bats to tie the game and then won it in

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Sexton selected by St. Louis in 18th round

Three picks after Vance Tatum, Austin Sexton became the sixth Mississippi State pitcher picked in the 2016 MLB Draft. Sexton was selected in the 18th round (556th overall) by the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday, the same team that also

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Arizona preview

Freshman reliever Noah Hughes was lost for the year in early April with Tommy John surgery. (Kelly Price/ Mississippi State)

There are 1,475 miles that separate Arizona’s Hi Corbett Field from Dudy Noble Field, where the Wildcats will take on Mississippi State in the Starkville Super Regional this weekend. Yet despite the distance, there is plenty of familiarity between the

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Video: Austin Sexton

Mississippi State junior Austin Sexton speaks about his previous start against Arizona last year and what he expects from the Wildcats this time around. Sexton also shares his thoughts on the MLB Draft.

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Postgame interviews: Cal State Fullerton

Top-seeded Mississippi State advanced to the finals of the Starkville Regional with a 4-1 win over No. 2 seed Cal State Fullerton on Saturday. The Bulldogs received a strong effort on the mound from junior Austin Sexton combined with timely

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Bulldogs reach Starkville Regional finals

  STARKVILLE – Cal State Fullerton’s pitching staff entered Saturday with an NCAA-low 2.17 earned run average. The second-seeded Titans lived up to their billing on the mound but No. 1 seed Mississippi State was able to string together some

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Cal State Fullerton preview

Freshman left-handed pitcher Konnor Pilkington was mentioned as one of three potential starters for today's game. (Kelly Price/ Mississippi State)

Top-seeded Mississippi State had to wait a while to learn its opponent this afternoon for Game 4 of the Starkville Regional. No. 2 seed Cal State Fullerton and No. 3 seed Louisiana Tech had their game suspended in the bottom

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Gators run-rule, eliminate MSU

  HOOVER, Ala., – Top-seeded Mississippi State was presented its trophy for winning the regular season Southeastern Conference championship on Wednesday. But a new team will be hoisting some hardware following Sunday’s SEC Tournament championship game after the Bulldogs were

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