- Last night was a great, albeit stressful, night to be an Oregon State Beavers fan. The baseball team tied up the College World Series Finals with a clutch two-run homer from Trevor Larnach to secure the victory. Go check out our recap linked at the bottom of this post.
#CWS COLUMN: Trevor Larnach came through with a huge home run, but once again, it was the @BeaverBaseball bullpen that set the stage to make an incredibly wild finish possible. @BeaverAthletics @Pac12baseball— Kendall Rogers (@KendallRogers) June 28, 2018
READ: https://t.co/Pr6yR4CYWM pic.twitter.com/D2uPAzsCHv
- What has to really hurt for Arkansas fans is the fact that they were one strike/out away from their first national championship. But they were unable to real in a pop fly in foul territory just before Cadyn Grenier tied the game. Our friends at Arkansas Fight: SBN’s Razorbacks site, had a funny (to me) look at it.
Arkansas Loses Game 2 In Most Arkansas Way Imaginable. https://t.co/Nxj69k4aEZ— Arkansas Fight (@ArkansasFight) June 28, 2018
Also, have you seen this picture from that critical play?
Going back through my photos from tonight, I stumbled across this gem… the dude on the far right didn’t seem to grasp the gravity of the moment. pic.twitter.com/lqPJjzayOT— Aaron Fitt (@aaronfitt) June 28, 2018
- Pat Casey on last night’s win:
“We never quit. We really had some opportunities. We would tell you that crushing runs throughout the game that could have got us down, and I think we got frustrated, but we never gave in.”
For the full transcript of Oregon State’s postgame presser, click here.
Here’s the video of the presser:
- Finally, Adley Rutschman has been absolutely on fire throughout the course of the tournament and that has continued into the finals. FOX 12 Oregon did a video piece on Adley’s roots and his family’s place in Oregon high school and college sports history.