Author Archives: Rich Gray

ASU Walks Off To Series Sweep, 8th Straight Win

Arizona State celebrates their 3rd straight walk-off, 4th straight extra innings victory and 8th straight win. (Photo: Brian Kreps)

By Brian Kreps TEMPE, Ariz – The Arizona State baseball team found itself in a familiar position – with the score tied heading into its final at bat. And as it has done in each of its past two games, the Sun Devils came up with the walk-off victory. This time it was sophomore Ryan Lillard’s turn to play hero, driving ... Read More »

ASU Walks Off to Series Opening Win Against UC Davis

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By: Brian Kreps TEMPE, Ariz – After playing 11 innings, some of the Arizona State upperclassmen seemed to decide that enough was enough. Junior David Greer singled and advanced to third on a single by fellow junior Colby Woodmansee. That set the stage for junior Brian Serven, who delivered the game-winning single to score Greer for the walk-off 6-5 win ... Read More »

Aboites Returns, Leads ASU to 5-3 Win Over #23 Cal State Fullerton

Jordan Aboites returned to spark ASU to a 5-3 win over Cal State Fullerton.

By: Brian Kreps FULLERTON, Calif. – Arizona State senior Jordan Aboites had something to prove – to himself and his teammates. He also wanted to redeem himself. Aboites achieved all of those goals…and more. Coming off a suspension for violation of team standards, Aboites showed he’s ready to put ready to put that behind him and be a much-needed asset ... Read More »

Sun Devils Sweep EMU With 8-1 Rout

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By Brian Kreps TEMPE, Ariz – After watching fellow starters Seth Martinez and Reagan Todd pitch the Arizona State Sun Devils to victories in the first two games of their series against Eastern Michigan, sophomore Eli Lingos wasn’t about to let his opportunity go to waste. Lingos gave up just one run on three hits over 6.2 innings to lead ... Read More »

Devils Walk-Off in 11 Innings, Beat EMU 5-4

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By Brian Kreps TEMPE, Ariz – Last night’s game between Arizona State and Eastern Michigan had a combined 24 hits, 10 hit batters, 9 runs, 7 walks, 8 errors and it took 11 innings to determine a winner. In the 11th, Arizona State junior Colby Woodmansee tied the game with a RBI double – the first extra base hit for ... Read More »

MARTINEZ, SERVEN SHINE IN FRIDAY NIGHT SPOTLIGHT

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By Brian Kreps TEMPE, Ariz – Arizona State junior Seth Martinez doesn’t seem to mind the Friday night spotlight shining on him. Once again, Martinez filled in for anointed Friday starter junior Hever Bueno. And, as he did last week, Martinez delivered again. Martinez allowed only one run over six innings as the Sun Devils took game one of series ... Read More »

Matthewson Dominates Sun Devils, LBSU Evens Series

Chris Matthewson pitched a gem, striking out 12 batters in Long Beach State's 5-2 win over ASU. (Photo: Brian Kreps)

By Brian Kreps LONG BEACH, Calif. – On Friday, it was Arizona State’s Seth Martinez who turned in a dominating performance on the mound. Saturday afternoon, it was Long Beach State’s Chris Matthewson’s turn. Matthewson pitched seven innings of four-hit baseball, allowing two runs and striking out 12 to lead the Dirtbags to a 5-2 win at Blair Field in front ... Read More »

Martinez, Zawada Propel ASU to Series Opening Win

Seth Martinez pitched six scoreless innings in Arizona State's series opening win against Long Beach State. (Photo: Brian Kreps)

By Brian Kreps LONG BEACH, Calif. – When the season started, junior Hever Bueno was anointed the Friday night starter for the Arizona State Sun Devils. But when he was suddenly unavailable for the Devils opener against Long Beach State, Arizona State Head Coach Tracy Smith turned to junior Seth Martinez, who did not disappoint. Martinez had a no-hitter going ... Read More »

NBCSports1060.com Staff Picks – Week 18

Every week, the staff at NBC Sports Radio AM 1060 will make their picks for the upcoming Arizona Cardinals, Arizona State and Arizona games. This week, our staff reveals their selections for Cardinals vs Seahawks and ASU vs West Virginia. Kayla Mortellaro (LW: 1-0, Overall: 31-7) Arizona Cardinals 30, Seattle Seahawks 21 Arizona State 42, West Virginia 38   Bob Kemp (LW: ... Read More »

NBCSports1060.com Staff Picks – Week 17

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Every week, the staff at NBC Sports Radio AM 1060 will make their picks for the upcoming Arizona Cardinals, Arizona State and Arizona games. This week, our staff reveals their selections for Cardinals vs Packers. Kayla Mortellaro (LW: 1-0, Overall: 30-7) Arizona Cardinals 31, Green Bay Packers 27   Bob Kemp (LW: 1-0, Overall: 29-8) Arizona Cardinals 27, Green Bay ... Read More »