Justin Jackson, The Dominion Post

Black Bears edged 5-4 in season opener

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Black Bears edged 5-4 in season opener

If life had gone a different way for Braxton Ashcraft, the towering right-hander would have likely made his Monongalia County Ballpark debut this season as a freshman pitcher for Baylor.

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Pirates pick Priester in 1st round; 2nd-round picks Gorski and Triolo could play for Black Bears
GRANVILLE. W.Va. This seasons West Virginia Black Bears squad began to take form Monday during the beginning of the Major League Baseball draft.
June 3, 2019 - 11:54 pm
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Scrappers edge Black Bears, 3-2
NILES, Ohio Yeffersson Yannuzzi allowed just three hits over five innings, leading the Mahoning Valley Scrappers over the West Virginia Black Bears in a 3-2 win on Thursday.
August 24, 2018 - 8:57 am
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Kone, Macias lead Black Bears to 9-2 win over Muckdogs
Zack Kone hit a three-run home run in the first inning, and Fabricio Macias had three hits and three as the West Virginia Black Bears defeated the Batavia Muckdogs 9-2 on Tuesday, in front of 1,118 fans at Monongalia County Ballpark.
August 22, 2018 - 8:39 am
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Black Bears fall 1-0 in 10 innings
Bubba Hollins scored on a fielders choice in the top of the 10th inning to lead the Batavia Muckdogs to a 1-0 win over the West Virginia Black Bears, in front of 1,049 fans inside Monongalia County Ballpark on Monday.
August 21, 2018 - 7:56 am
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Bido pitches Black Bears past Crosscutters in 4-1 win
Osvaldo Bido pitched seven scoreless innings, leading the West Virginia Black Bears over the Williamsport Crosscutters in a 4-1 win on Friday, in front of 2,325 fans inside Monongalia County Ballpark.
August 18, 2018 - 8:30 am
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Economos, Amaral lift Black Bears over Batavia
BATAVIA, N.Y. - Daniel Amaral homered and had two hits, and Nicholas Economos struck out nine hitters over six innings as the West Virginia Black Bears defeated the Batavia Muckdogs, 2-0, on Wednesday.
August 16, 2018 - 8:59 am
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Black Bears edge Spikes in 3-2 win
COLLEGE, Pa. Travis Swaggerty scored on a wild pitch in the seventh inning, leading the West Virginia Black Bears to a 3-2 win over the State College Spikes on Friday.
August 11, 2018 - 8:22 am
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Black Bears drop third straight game
COLLEGE, Pa. Wadye Ynfante hit a bases-clearing single in the seventh inning, leading the State College Spikes to an 8-7 win over the West Virginia Black Bears on Thursday.
August 10, 2018 - 8:18 am
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Toerner scores winning run as State College defeats Black Bears, 3-2
COLLEGE, Pa. Justin Toerner scored the winning run on a passed ball with two outs in the ninth inning, as the State College Spikes beat the West Virginia Black Bears, 3-2, on Wednesday.
August 9, 2018 - 8:24 am
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Black Bears narrowly fall to Muckdogs, 1-0
Denis Karas hit a run-scoring single in the fifth inning to give the Batavia Muckdogs a 1-0 win over the West Virginia Black Bears on Tuesday, in front of 1,309 fans inside Monongalia County Ballpark.
August 8, 2018 - 8:12 am