baseball

BASEBALL: Aztecs split two road games

March 10, 2016

By STEVEN FOWLER Pima Community College baseball (16-7, 7-7 in ACCAC) split a two-game set on the road against Glendale Community College on March 5. In game one, the Aztecs were unable to rally after a 6-0 deficit in the fifth and lost 7-3. Freshman Anthony Felix went 1-for-3 and scored on a throwing error […]

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BASEBALL: Aztecs stay near the top of standings

February 23, 2016

By STEVEN FOWLER The Pima Community College baseball team (12-3, 3-3 in ACCAC) has gone 3-3 since Feb. 9 and remains toward the top of the standings in community college play behind (15-0) Central Arizona College and (14-2) Mesa Community College. “We like to take the positive and build on that,” sophomore Al Cruz said. […]

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Athletic Voice: Griffey Jr. makes case for the Hall

November 24, 2015

by STEVEN FOWLER Major League Baseball plans to announce the players who will be elected into the Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y, on January 6, 2016. The Baseball Writers’ Association of America (BBWAA) is conducting research on who should be elected to the Hall of Fame. Suspected steroid user and Home Run King Barry […]

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Athletic Voice: Baseball summer bummer

November 12, 2015

by BRYAN OROZCO The World Series was great for fans of the Kansas City Royals, the New York Mets and the casual baseball watcher, but to those with strong allegiances to other teams, there are mixed feelings. The Royals are the 2015 World Series Champions as they were able to close up the series in […]

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Athletic Voice: Speed up MLB

October 15, 2015

by STEVEN FOWLER Major League Baseball began in North America some 140 years ago, fans nation-wide flocked from great lengths to see two teams square off on the baseball diamond. The roar of the crowd, stale and greasy hot dogs and an ice-cold beer intrigues the crowd, making fans from all walks of life come […]

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Aztecs continue winning ways

March 26, 2015

By ALFRED DICOCHEA III The Pima Community College baseball team (21-14, 14-10 in ACCAC) The Aztecs would finally swept a doubleheader as they routed Eastern Arizona College on March 24. In game one, Pima beat EAC in a shutout 10-0 win in six innings. The Aztecs 10-0 win is the first time all year they’ve […]

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Baseball swings into action

March 12, 2015

By ALFRED DICOCHEA III Pima Community College’s baseball team (12-12, 10-8 in ACCAC) is looking to improve from their .500 record after the first 14 games of the season. With a pretty inconsistent first 14 games under their belt, Pima will be trying to avoid splitting series and instead try to sweep some opponents. Pima […]

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Baseball team looks to improve

February 24, 2015

By ALFRED DICOCHEA III Pima Community College (7-7, 5-5 in ACCAC) is looking to get back on track after a very inconstant to the season. With a .500 record, Pima hosted Chandler-Gilbert Community College on Feb, 24. For results go to aztecpressonline.com. Pima would go up to Phoenix square off against Paradise Valley Community College […]

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BASEBALL: Season ends at regional playoffs

May 8, 2014

By JOSE SANTIAGO III The Pima Community College baseball team’s season ended May 3 after a 7-2 loss to No. 2 seed South Mountain Community College in the third game of the first round in the regional playoffs. The Aztecs quickly fell behind 3-0. They cut the score in the sixth to 3-2 after a […]

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BASEBALL: Pima takes split in final home games

April 24, 2014

By JOSE SANTIAGO III The Pima Community College baseball team split its last home games of the season against Arizona Western College on April 22, bringing its season record to 32-21. Pima won the first game 2-1 after a strong effort from freshman Marcel Renteria. Renteria went six and two-third innings while giving up one […]

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BASEBALL: Pima splits Central Arizona doubleheader

April 10, 2014

By JOSE SANTIAGO III The Pima Community College baseball team split its double header against Central Arizona College on April 8. The split brought the Aztecs’ overall record to 27-18 and their conference record to 16-11, good for fifth in the ACCAC. In the first game, Pima lost 12-1 as the offense managed just three […]

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Baseball: Pima pitcher records strikeouts, music

March 27, 2014

By JOSE SANTIAGO III Sophomore Cole Plouck has big baseball and music dreams. The lefty, a Tucson native who graduated from Empire High School in Vail, made it onto the Pima Community College baseball roster as a freshman walk on. He is now a premier pitcher in the rotation. Baseball has been a part of […]

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MY TUCSON: It’s not spring without spring training

March 13, 2014

By JOSE SANTIAGO III With Major League Baseball’s opening day right around the corner, now is the time when all the cold-weather teams head down to Arizona and Florida for spring training. When I was a kid, I always looked forward to watching the Diamondbacks, White Sox and Rockies play during spring training in Tucson. […]

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BASEBALL: Aztecs continue winning ways

March 13, 2014

By JOSE SANTIAGO III The Pima Community College baseball team defeated Chandler-Gilbert Community College March 11, improving its record to 16-10. Sophomore Kellen Marruffo went 3 for 4 with 4 RBIs and two walks. Sophomores A.J. Acosta and Juan Gamez and freshmen Travis Chavez contributed RBIs and at least two hits each. On March 8, […]

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Aztec baseball looking to fill holes in upcoming season

January 30, 2014

By JOSE G. SANTIAGO III The smell of fresh cut grass is in the air, the infield dirt has been raked and newly ground chalk has been put on the base paths. All this can only mean one thing: The new baseball season is almost upon us and Pima Community College head baseball coach Jason […]

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