CWS Leaderboard

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A few fun facts as you get ready for the College World Series that begins today:

Most appearances –> Texas with 33
Most titles –> Southern California with 12
Most wins –> Texas with 78

Largest comeback for victory –> 4 by Southern California over Missouri and LSU over Miami (FL)
Largest margin of victory –> 12 by Rice over Stanford

Longest game (time) –> 3:59 Southern California vs. Arizona State
Longest game (innings) –> 15 by Michigan vs. Santa Clara and Southern California vs. Florida State

Highest batting average –> .714 by Jim Morris
Most at-bats –> 35 by Johnny Ash
Most consecutive hits –> 8 by Dave Magadan and Barry Bonds (in consecutive CWS)
Most home runs –> 4 by several but Charlton Jimerson has the most lead-off with 2
Most RBI’s –> 17 by Stan Holmes
Most HBP –> 4 by Kurt Suzuki

Most wins –> 3 by several
Most saves –> 4 by Huston Street
Most innings pitched –> 27.2 by Bob Garibaldi
Most runs allowed –> 20 by Rob Souza
Most earned runs allowed –> 16 by Ben McDonald
Most strikeouts –> 38 by Bob Garibaldi
Most wild pitches –> 6 by Bob Garibaldi

Most errors –> 8 by Gary LeFevers

I’ve always liked the College World Series, and I’ll try to watch as much of it as I can. Though I don’t think they should use aluminum bats, I still love the sound of the ping of the aluminum bat. And just like most college championships versus professional championships, there’s just so much more passion on display, and that makes it that much more fun. Most, if not all of it, is on ESPN, and unless you’re in a foreign country, go watch some of it.

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2 Responses to “CWS Leaderboard”

  1. Anonymous Says:

    JUST found this site- Great stuff here- Thanks. I saw where you went to the same HS as Matt Anderson-Was that Clements HS?

    Luis
    Adenzeno@yahoo.com

  2. tHeMARksMiTh Says:

    Glad you like it.

    And we went to Saint Xavier High School.

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