Scout Premium Content

Baseball Opens Fall Practice

Freshman OF Michael Taylor

Stanford Baseball is back in action. The 2005 edition opened their fall practice season this weekend with a pair of intrasquad games and we've got a detailed report. Read on for some freshmen hitters already making noise, a variety of returning pitchers starting strong, plus other news and notes surrounding the Cardinal baseball team that you won't find anywhere else.

Before I get to the two intrasquad games from yesterday and earlier today, here are a few quick notes on defensive alignments and batting practice: * Before each intrasquad game, the team participated in their standard infield/outfield drill.  The first thing you notice is all the new faces out in the outfield.  Stanford's top four outfielders from last season's team (Sam Fuld, Danny Putnam...

TheBootleg.com Recommended Stories


  • Stanford Head Coach David Shaw says it is time to fix the struggling offense

  • Everyone knows the questions surrounding Stanford’s offense, but what are the solutions? Troy submits some ideas to the Cardinal’s suggestion box.

  • SAN FRANCISCO -- Some quick hit comments from Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott on the state of the Pac-12 and some new initiatives that are coming this men's basketball season, including an update on…

  • Every week, Fantasy Football Expert Jeb Gorham digs in his list of rankings to find the best sleepers for deeper formats. Consider giving these players a chance, but be aware of the risk! Tampa Bay…

  • Check out this classic video of Dan Larson battling an acrobatic sailfish on a trip to the world-famous Tropic Star Lodge in Panama.

Up Next


Tweets