College World Series http://wfpl.org en U of L Cards Eliminated From College World Series http://wfpl.org/post/u-l-cards-eliminated-college-world-series <p>Parker French and Travis Duke limited Louisville to four hits, and Texas manufactured runs in three straight innings to beat the Cardinals 4-1 in a College World Series elimination game Monday.</p><p>The Longhorns (44-20) ended a four-game CWS losing streak dating to 2009 and will play Vanderbilt or UC Irvine in another elimination game Wednesday. Louisville (50-17) went 0-2 in the CWS for the second straight year and is 1-6 in three appearances in Omaha.</p><p>French (7-5) held the Cardinals to four singles in 7 1-3 innings, and Duke retired their last five batters for his first save.</p> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 22:14:03 +0000 Associated Press & Rick Howlett 9577 at http://wfpl.org U of L Cards Eliminated From College World Series Louisville Cardinals Fall to Vanderbilt In College World Series Opener http://wfpl.org/post/louisville-cardinals-fall-vanderbilt-college-world-series-opener <p>The Louisville Cardinals baseball team fell behind the Vanderbilt Commodore in the second inning on a wild pitch Saturday, and stayed behind the rest of the game.</p><p>Louisville lost to Vanderbilt 5-3 in its first game of the 2014 College World Series in Omaha.</p><p>The Cardinals will play the Texas Longhorns on Monday in an elimination game (the College World Series is a double-elimination tournament).</p><p>Cardinals ace pitcher Kyle Funkhouser threw the wild pitch in the third and was credited with the loss. Vanderbilt pitcher&nbsp;Carson Fulmer&nbsp;got the win.</p> Sun, 15 Jun 2014 04:30:42 +0000 Joseph Lord 9570 at http://wfpl.org Louisville Cardinals Fall to Vanderbilt In College World Series Opener What to Know About Vanderbilt Before the Cardinals' College World Series Game http://wfpl.org/post/what-know-about-vanderbilt-cardinals-college-world-series-game <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-38bea7d2-9162-7210-89bc-61025076295c"><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">The Louisville Cardinals take on Vanderbilt on Saturday in the opening round of the College Baseball World Series.</span></span></p><p></p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 20:09:50 +0000 Michael Homan 9557 at http://wfpl.org What to Know About Vanderbilt Before the Cardinals' College World Series Game For U of L' s Grant Kay, College World Series Also a Homecoming http://wfpl.org/post/u-l-s-grant-kay-college-world-series-also-homecoming <p>The Louisville Cardinals are bound for Omaha, Nebraska &nbsp;to begin play in the college baseball World Series this weekend. &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">U of L takes on Vanderbilt Saturday at 8:</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">00pm</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Eastern time in their opening round game.</span></p><p>This World Series berth is an extra special milestone for Cardinals’ first baseman Grant Kay.&nbsp;&nbsp; The junior college transfer is an Omaha native.</p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 19:18:31 +0000 Rick Howlett 9548 at http://wfpl.org For U of L' s Grant Kay, College World Series Also a Homecoming Cardinals to Face Vanderbilt Saturday in College World Series Opener http://wfpl.org/post/cardinals-face-vanderbilt-saturday-college-world-series-opener <p>The Louisville Cardinals are bound for Omaha and the <a href="http://www.ncaa.com/championships/baseball/d1">College World Series</a> for the second straight season.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">U of L (50-15) will take on Vanderbilt Saturday night in opening round play and the pursuit of the school’s first national baseball title. &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 17:11:50 +0000 Rick Howlett 9526 at http://wfpl.org Cardinals to Face Vanderbilt Saturday in College World Series Opener NCAA Baseball: Louisville Cards Headed to College World Series http://wfpl.org/post/ncaa-baseball-louisville-cards-headed-college-world-series <p>Nick Solak's two-run homer in the top of the fifth inning propelled the Louisville Cardinals to a 7-4 win over Kennesaw State on Saturday night, sending the Cards to their second straight College World Series and third in school history.</p><p>The Cardinals have made it to the College World Series three times since coach Dan McDonnell was hired in 2007. Before his arrival in Louisville, the Cardinals had never won a game in the NCAA tournament.</p> Sun, 08 Jun 2014 02:45:11 +0000 Associated Press & Rick Howlett 9522 at http://wfpl.org NCAA Baseball: Louisville Cards Headed to College World Series Louisville Cardinals Play Kennesaw State in the Baseball Super Regionals. So, Who Is Kennesaw State? http://wfpl.org/post/louisville-cardinals-play-kennesaw-state-baseball-super-regionals-so-who-kennesaw-state <p><strong>Update:</strong> The Louisville Cardinals <a href="/post/ncaa-baseball-u-l-beats-kennesaw-state-super-regional-0">won Friday's game </a>against Kennesaw State. The teams play the second game in the best-of-three series at 7 p.m. Saturday in Louisville. &nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Earlier: </strong>This afternoon, the Louisville Cardinals begin a best-of-three series against Kennesaw State in the NCAA baseball Super Regional. The series winner goes on to the College World Series.</span></p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 20:03:05 +0000 Gail Faustyn 9512 at http://wfpl.org Louisville Cardinals Play Kennesaw State in the Baseball Super Regionals. So, Who Is Kennesaw State? Here's the Schedule for the Louisville Cardinals' Next Games in the Baseball Super Regional http://wfpl.org/post/heres-schedule-louisville-cardinals-next-games-baseball-super-regional <p>The Louisville Cardinals baseball team resumes its bid for a second-straight College World Series appearance on Friday afternoon.</p><p>The NCAA has the Cardinals playing Kennesaw State at 6:30 p.m. at&nbsp;UofL's Jim Patterson Stadium.&nbsp;</p><p>Louisville and the Kennesaw State Owls will play a best of three series in the Super Regional. They'll play again at 7 p.m. Saturday. The third game, if needed, would be at 6 p.m. Sunday.&nbsp;</p><p>The series winner goes to the College World Series in Omaha.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 03 Jun 2014 15:32:05 +0000 Joseph Lord 9476 at http://wfpl.org Here's the Schedule for the Louisville Cardinals' Next Games in the Baseball Super Regional NCAA Baseball: Louisville Cards to Face Kennesaw State in Super Regional http://wfpl.org/post/ncaa-baseball-louisville-cards-face-kennesaw-state-super-regional <p>The University of Louisville baseball team will play Kennesaw State next weekend for a chance to advance to the College World Series. &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Cards will host a best-of-three super regional series against the Owls, who defeated Alabama today in their regional final in Florida.&nbsp;</span></p><p>U of L advanced to the super regional with a 4-1 victory Sunday night over Kentucky.</p><p>Cards Coach Dan McDonnell says his upperclassmen have responded well to his call to be strong team leaders.</p> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 20:07:58 +0000 Rick Howlett 9474 at http://wfpl.org NCAA Baseball: Louisville Cards to Face Kennesaw State in Super Regional Indiana University Falls To Oregon State Ending College World Series Run http://wfpl.org/post/indiana-university-falls-oregon-state-ending-college-world-series-run <p></p><p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Helvetica"><span style="letter-spacing: 0.0px">Indiana University fell to nationally seeded Oregon State Wednesday night in the elimination game, ending the Hoosiers' season and knocking the team out of the College World Series.</span></p><p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Helvetica; min-height: 14.0px">Indiana was hitless through five innings as Oregon pitcher Matt Boyd pitched a complete game, four-hit shutout.</p> Thu, 20 Jun 2013 03:18:01 +0000 Devin Katayama 5847 at http://wfpl.org Indiana University Falls To Oregon State Ending College World Series Run