The Orion

Wildcats hand San Francisco State their first loss of the season

LHP Grant Larson pitching against the Gators.
February 19, 2020

It was an exciting day at Nettleton Stadium as the Wildcats took on the San Francisco State University Gators in game one of a four game series. Coming into the game, the Gators were undefeated, having...

Blakeman’s big day not enough to get Wildcat’s baseball the win

Kyle Blakeman prepares to swing at the pitch Photo credit: Austin Schreiber
March 29, 2018

The Chico State baseball team began their road trip with a 4-7 loss to Cal State Los Angeles in LA. Casey Costello started the game for the Wildcats and gave up five runs, four earned over 5 1/3 innings....

Chico State baseball struggling to match last year’s offensive performance

Chico State dugout watches the opposing pitcher Photo credit: Jacob Auby
February 19, 2018

With Sunday's double-header cancelled due to unplayable field conditions, let's take a closer look at how this year's Chico State baseball team stacks up against last years. In regards to their record,...

Wildcats lose game in final inning

The Chico State baseball team looks on during an important game against Sonoma State. Photo credit: Jacob Auby
May 13, 2016

The Chico State baseball team lost its second game in the CCAA Championship Tournament. The 'Cats took the field against the UC San Diego Tritons in Stockton on Wednesday, May 12. Although the Wildcats...

‘Cats seek playoff birth heading into weekend

Junior Stuart Bradley throws a pitch during a game against Sonoma State. Photo credit: Jacob Auby
May 6, 2016

As the 2016 season winds down, the Chico State baseball team continues to push for a birth in the CCAA Championship Tournament and a step closer to earning a spot in the NCAA Championship Tournament. The...

Baseball’s road to Cary, North Carolina, looks promising

Junior infielder Casey Bennett makes contact during a game against the Academy of Art. Photo credit: Lindsay Pincus
March 30, 2016

The Chico State baseball team is inching closer to achieving its prized goal of traveling to Cary, North Carolina, for the baseball tournament of its dreams. The team’s annual goal is to win its way...

Strong pitching performance leads Wildcats over Tritons

Sophomore infielder Cameron Santos celebrates a triple with the dugout in a game against Cal State Monterey Bay. Photo credit: Allisun Coote
March 27, 2016

In another game featuring strong pitching and offensive power, the 27th ranked Chico State baseball team defeated the 23rd ranked UC San Diego Tritons 7-0 in the first of three games at home on Friday,...

Q&A: baseball superstitions

Senior second baseman Andrew Carrillo. Photo credit: Carlos Islas
January 29, 2016

Some of us have a superstition or routine that we follow without second-guessing it. For example, to avoid seven years of bad luck, you may toss salt over your shoulder after knocking over a salt shaker....

Wildcats give up 3 games to L.A.

Senior third baseman Dylan Garcia hitting the ball against the Otters on March 27. Garcia was a perfect 4-for-4 against the Golden Eagles last Saturday. Photo credit: Ryan Pressey
April 7, 2015

The Chico State men’s baseball team lost its third game in a row to Cal State L.A., 7-2, and are now 12-15 in conference play. The game started out close with the first inning ending with the Golden...

Walk-off winner for the ‘Cats

Junior infielder Andrew Carillo up to bat against the Otters on March 27. Photo credit: Ryan Pressey
March 28, 2015

The Chico State baseball team won in walk-off fashion on the first game of their four-game series against Cal State Monterey Bay, 8-7. The Otters jumped out to an early lead of 3-0 in the top of the third.The...

‘Cats split doubleheader against Cal State San Bernardino

Chico State's senior outfielder Connor Huesers up to bat during a game against the Sonoma State Seawolves on Feb 27. Photo credit: Caio Calado
March 16, 2015

The Chico State baseball team ended their doubleheader with one win and one loss in the second day of their four-game series against the Coyotes. Game 1 The Wildcats struck first on the scoreboard...

Wildcats experience a rough weekend

Senior catcher Peter Miller getting a hit against Sonoma State on Feb. 27. Photo credit: Caio Calado
March 11, 2015

The Wildcats concluded their four-game series on a sour note as they dropped another loss to UC San Diego with a score of 4-2. The game was blown open in the bottom of the sixth inning when the Tritons...

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