Sophomore third baseman Ben Baird homered in the second inning and scored again in the eighth to account for both of Washington's runs as the Huskies topped Edmonds Community College, 2-1, in an exhibition game Saturday at Husky Ballpark.
Washington Baseball alums came from near and far this weekend to play golf, enjoy Husky Football at the greatest setting in college and work up a sweat on the diamond at sunny Husky Ballpark. It was a full weekend, but a fun one, highlighted by an exciting Alumni Game.
Former Husky star Jake Lamb had an Arizona Diamondbacks' postseason record four hits to help his team to an 11-8 victory over Colorado in the National League wild-card game Wednesday at Chase Field in Phoenix.
The University of Washington baseball team gathered on Monday for the first team practice of the new 2017-18 season. It was the first time that the Huskies' 15 newcomers joined the core group of veterans at the Diamond on Montlake under the watchful eye of ninth-year head coach Lindsay Meggs and the rest of the baseball staff.