04/18/2014 6:45 AM
College Round-Up 4/18
Ty France (BT ’13) had a solid week for the San Diego State Aztecs. While the Aztecs struggled to a 2-3 record, France went 6/17 with four doubles, two RBIs and two walks. France’s week was highlighted by a 4-for-4 performance against Nevada on Sunday in which he hit three doubles with an RBI and three runs scored.
04/11/2014 5:00 AM
College Round-Up 4/11
Bubba Derby (BT ’13) led all Big Train players this week, dominating the Air Force Falcons. In 8.1 innings, Derby gave up just one run on three hits and a walk, striking out a remarkable 15 batters. Third baseman Ty France (BT ’13) had a week of his own, going 7/15 with a double, an RBI, a walk and four runs scored. The duo helped the Aztecs to a 4-0 record on the week.
04/04/2014 9:00 AM
College Round-Up 4/4
Several former and future Big Train arms were featured in Florida Atlantic’s action this week, as the team went 2-2. Brandon Rhodes (BT ’14) appeared in two games, while Cody Mizelle (BT ’13), Bo Logan (BT '12, ’14) and Andrew Archer (BT ’14) each gave up no earned runs in their respective appearances. At the plate, Ricky Santiago (BT ’12-13) got a hit in each of the Owls’ four games, also drawing two walks and scoring two runs.
03/28/2014 7:00 AM
College Round-Up 3/28
The Sacremento State Hornets went 4-0 on the week largely due to the hitting of David Del Grande (BT ’13). In the Hornets’ four games, Del Grande went 7/12 with two home runs, six RBIs, five walks, five runs scored and a stolen base, either driving in or personally scoring a quarter (25.71%) of the team’s total runs in that stretch.
03/21/2014 8:00 AM
College Round-Up 3/21
If it wasn’t apparent already, it became so this week that third baseman Ty France (BT ’13) has become one of the rising stars of the Mountain West Conference, and of college baseball. France had himself another big week for the Aztecs, who, after winning all four of their games this week, now sit at 16-4 overall.
03/14/2014 8:00 AM
College Round-Up 3/14
The San Diego State Aztecs continued their dominance in the Mountain West conference this week, led by a group of Big Trainers to a 3-1 record on the week. Ty France (BT ’13) continued to display his dominance for the third consecutive week, demonstrating that he’s one of the conference’s up-and-coming stars, going 6/14 with a double, two home runs, two walks and seven RBIs.
03/07/2014 7:00 AM
College Round-Up 3/7
In the third week of the college baseball season, there were big performances from future and former players from Florida Atlantic University, High Point University, and San Diego State University. Read more to find out about these stellar performances.
03/03/2014 9:00 AM
Celebrity Softball Game
Tickets for the Third Annual Big Train Celebrity Softball Classic are finally available! Come see Ryan Kerrigan, Chris Cooley, Lorenzo Alexander, Fred Smoot, and many more of your favorite athletes and media compete in a friendly game of softball. Tickets are also good for the pre-game FanFest!
02/28/2014 8:30 AM
College Round-Up 2/28
The Big Train was well represented on the West Coast this week, as multiple Big Train alumni put together top-notch performances. Third baseman Ty France (BT ’13) played a key role in the team’s offensive success, going a combined 7/14 with four RBIs, four 2Bs, two walks and two runs scored.
02/28/2014 8:00 AM
Former Big Train player Hunter Renfroe (BT ’11-12) was named to Baseball America’s Top 100 prospect list last week, coming in at 80th. Renfroe was selected by the Padres with the 13th overall pick in last June’s amateur draft, and Baseball America projects him to reach the major leagues at some point in the 2016 season.