Revealing the Cal State Omaha Top 50 College Baseball Programs since 1975, numbers 26-30.
Pitching and defense have been the cornerstone of any Cal State Fullerton Titan Baseball team since Augie Garrido took the helm. Through the years, from Garrido to Larry Cochell to George Horton to Dave Serrano and now to Rick Vanderhook, the guys taking the hill have been tremendous. Piggy-backing off of our previous post, The […]
Cal State Fullerton boasts one of the most historic and successful baseball programs in the country with four national championships and 18 trips to the College World Series. Why else would the program receive the moniker of “Cal State Omaha”? Obviously there have been tremendous teams of the past. The 1995 Titan squad is considered […]
Just over a week ago Eric Sorenson, writer for d1baseball.com, posted this tweet: #OnThisDay in CollegeBaseball: 2004 From the “Never Give Up” Department: A 10-1 loss to Long Beach St. drops the Cal State Fullerton @BaseballTitans to a record of 15-16. But 38 games later the Titans would win the 2004 national title in Omaha […]
Augie Garrido, the winningest coach in college baseball history with 1,975 victories, passed away March 15, 2018 at the age of 79 following a stroke. Fitting that Garrido ended his coaching career with 1,975 victories. 1975 was the first year the Cal State Fullerton Titans competed at the Division 1 level and subsequently advanced to […]
Unlike other neutral sites that host championship games like the Super Bowl, the NCAA Final Four or the College Football Playoffs, the NCAA College World Series has been played in Omaha, Nebraska since 1950. But why? Why Omaha? Why not have the College World Series (CWS) played in other cities and other venues? The answer […]