The 2018 MLB First-Year Player Draft is in the books, and the Big Ten had 37 players selected, including Michigan QB Shea Patterson, the conference's final pick (Round 39).
The NCAA Division I Baseball Committee announced the field of 64 on Monday with four Big Ten teams selected. Big Ten regular-season and postseason champ Minnesota highlights the quartet.
The Big Ten on Tuesday announced the 2018 baseball individual award winners and All-Big Ten teams, as selected by the conference coaches. Illinois’ Bren Spillane was named the Big Ten Player of the Year, and Minnesota’s Patrick Fredrickson earned Pitcher and Freshman of the Year recognition. See the full team inside.
The conference office announced the bracket for the 2018 Big Ten Baseball Tournament, held May 23-27 at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Nebraska. The eight-team, double-elimination tournament begins Wednesday, with first-round games, and continues through Sunday’s championship game on May 27.
BTN today announced its 2018 Spring Championships schedule, beginning with coverage of the Big Ten Women’s Golf Championship at 5 p.m. ET on Monday, April 30. The following week, the Big Ten Men’s Golf Championship will air on Monday, May 7, at 5 p.m. ET. TPC River’s Bend in Maineville, Ohio, will serve as the home to the women’s competition, while the Baltimore Country Club in Baltimore, Md., will host the men. Michigan State earned its seventh women’s Big Ten Championship last year, while Illinois took home its third consecutive men’s title and eighth in the past nine seasons in
BTN today announced its 2018 baseball and softball schedule, featuring over 400 games on BTN/BTN2Go and BTN Plus throughout the upcoming season. BTN’s television coverage of Big Ten baseball begins with a non-conference showdown between Pittsburgh and Penn State on Wednesday, March 21, at 6:30 p.m. ET. Last season Nebraska claimed its first ever regular season Big Ten Championship and Iowa won the Big Ten Tournament en route to the NCAA tournament for the second time in three years. The Big Ten coaches voted the Indiana Hoosiers, currently ranked No. 14 nationally, as the 2018 conference favorite. BTN’s television coverage
Despite a rain-shortened Wednesday, Day 2 of the Big Ten Baseball Tournament rolled on Thursday in Bloomington, Ind. Get scores, highlights and streaming information here.
The 2017 Big Ten Baseball Tournament got underway Wednesday morning at Bart Kaufman Field in Bloomington, Indiana. Catch up on all of the first day's scores, stats and highlights and get an updated schedule for the rest of the tourney.
The 2017 All-Big Ten baseball teams and award winners, as selected by the conference coaches, were released Tuesday. Iowa’s Jake Adams was named the unanimous Big Ten Player of the Year and was the lone unanimous first-teamer. See the full team inside.
The 2017 Big Ten Baseball Tournament begins Wednesday, May 24, and the eight-team field is set. Nebraksa claimed the No. 1 seed Saturday by clinching the conference crown.