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The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

Dancing their way to the Mariners best season in 20 years

Dancing their way to the Mariners’ best season in 20 years

BRANDON WILLMAN, Evergreen reporter September 15, 2022

The 2021 Seattle Mariners almost broke the 20-year playoff baseball drought in the pacific northwest, missing the mark by only two games. Their success was unexpected but brought the hype in baseball back...

Julio Rodríguez has been nothing short of a superstar for the Seattle Mariners and singed what could be the most lucrative deal in American sports history in August.

Julio is here to stay

SAM TAYLOR, Evergreen sports editor September 8, 2022

I love Julio Rodriguez and you should too. Julio is the perfect blend of everything that makes baseball brilliant. His youthful energy, contagious smile, appreciation and service to the fans, precision...

Junior first baseman Kyle Manzardo, pictured here,  was the final pick in the second round of the MLB draft.

Cougar baseball players shine in the summer sun

JAKE HULL, Evergreen reporter August 18, 2022

While former Cougs shined in the professional ranks, current Cougs saw action in the West Coast summer baseball league. This summer, three former Cougs are competing in professional baseball and blazing...

Today the WSU swimming team will compete in the Hawkeye Invitational in Iowa City, Iowa.

Wazzu Weekly: July 22, 2022

SAM TAYLOR, Evergreen sports editor July 22, 2022

Hello and welcome to the Wazzu Weekly roundup of Washington state sports news and more. WSU is searching for another professional to help student-athletes' name, image and likeness efforts and the...

Juan Soto swings a bat during an MLB baseball game on July 21, 2022

Was the Home Run Derby Unfair?

JAKE HULL, Evergreen reporter July 21, 2022

This year’s MLB Home Run Derby pitted a 21-year-old phenom against a 23-year-old superstar who recently turned down a 15-year, $440 million contract with the Washington Nationals. But was it unfair...

Junior first baseman Kyle Manzardo, pictured here,  was the final pick in the second round of the MLB draft.

MLB Draft sparks pro-ball opportunity for over 600 players

JAKE HULL, Evergreen reporter July 21, 2022

Over the course of three days, the 2022 Major League Baseball draft gave over 600 players the opportunity to begin their professional careers. The first pick in the draft made by the Orioles was Jackson...

Ty France at the 2017 Texas League All-Star Game, five years before making the 2022 MLB All-Star Game

Stars shine in Hollywood at MLB All Star Week

JAKE HULL, Evergreen reporter July 21, 2022

Baseball’s brightest stars including an electric 21-year-old rookie sensation from Seattle dazzled in the 2022 MLB All-Star festivities in Los Angeles at Dodger Stadium. All Star week featured the...

WSU womens rowing competed in the NCAA Championships, where each of three units secured a top 15 finish.

Cougar student athletes join Conference Honor Roll

DAYLON HICKS, Evergreen reporter July 14, 2022

A total of 71 WSU student-athletes were recognized by the Pac-12 for their success in the classroom, being named to the 2022 Spring Pac-12 Academic Honor Roll, announced by the conference office Tuesday. Student-athletes earned...

WSU pitcher Chase Grillo pitches the ball during an NCAA collegiate baseball game against Utah, April 1, at Bailey-Brayton Field.

WSU Baseball top five games of the season: April 9 vs. Arizona Wildcats

JAKE HULL, Evergreen reporter June 30, 2022

Coming off a 10-game losing streak and losing 11-of-12, the Cougs needed a major turnaround. In April, the Cougs came to play against the then-ranked No. 9 Arizona Wildcats. In April, WSU won two-of-three...

Three events — one each in Spokane, Tri-Cities and the Seattle area — raised $300,000 for student-athlete scholarships and WSU Athletics.

Wazzu Weekly: June 27, 2022

SAM TAYLOR, Evergreen sports editor June 27, 2022

Hello, and welcome to the Wazzu Weekly roundup of Washington State sports news. This is a collection of the week’s top stories and articles from your dedicated Daily Evergreen Sports Section and links...

Junior pitcher Zane Mills pitches against Seattle U Friday evening at Bailey-Brayton Field. The Cougars walk away with a 2-1 series win over the Redhawks.

Coug Baseball players in summer ball and minor leagues

JAKE HULL, Evergreen reporter June 27, 2022

During the baseball offseason, many athletes elect to either take some time off or have light practices to sharpen their skills. Others elect to keep competing and join local summer baseball teams to continue...

WSU pitcher Grant Taylor throws a pitch during an NCAA collegiate baseball game, April 2, at Bailey-Brayton Field.

WSU baseball top five games of the season: May 19 vs. Arizona State

JAKE HULL, Evergreen reporter June 27, 2022

After WSU got swept by the UCLA Bruins the week prior to the final series of the season, the Cougs were knocked out of contention for the first-ever Pac-12 conference baseball tournament. WSU would go...

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