Baseball News -- 2017

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    March 28, 2017
    Shorthanded Pirates fall to Tigers, 6-3 COSTA MESA -- The "dog days" of the Orange Empire Conference baseball season are officially upon the Orange Coast College baseball team as a recent string of injuries have plagued the Pirates and visiting Riverside City College took advantage with a 6-3 win on Tuesday at Wendell Pickens Field.
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    March 23, 2017
    Bats come alive for Pirates in 14-5 win over Chargers COSTA MESA -- After Tuesday's pitcher-dominated game between Orange Coast College and Cypress College, Thursday's matchup was about the bats and for the host Pirates, the hits and runs came early and often in a 14-5 Orange Empire Conference win over the visiting Chargers.
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    March 18, 2017
    Pirates sweep away Gauchos for ninth win in a row COSTA MESA -- An early deficit by the Orange Coast College baseball team was quickly turned around by one big swing of the bat and from there, the Pirates held on for an 8-6 win over Saddleback College on Saturday at Wendell Pickens Field, completing a three-game Orange Empire Conference sweep over the Gauchos.
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    March 14, 2017
    Robeniol's strong effort propels Pirates past Gauchos, 4-1 COSTA MESA -- With the offense struggling to find the big hit and the defense less than stellar, the Orange Coast College baseball turned to pitcher Kyle Robeniol to carry the load and he was more than up to the task. The sophomore lefty threw seven-plus strong, effective innings and carried the Pirates to a 4-1 win over visiting Saddleback on Tuesday at Wendell Pickens Field.
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    March 09, 2017
    Pirates keep rolling with 7-3 win over Dons SANTA ANA -- The bats came alive as the Orange Coast College baseball team jumped out to an early lead and went on to a 7-3 win over Santa Ana College on Thursday afternoon at Don Sneddon Field.
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    March 07, 2017
    Pirates take advantage of miscues for 4-2 win over Dons COSTA MESA -- It wasn't the prettiest of wins for the Orange Coast College baseball team, but the hosts will happily take it as a pair of eighth-inning errors by visiting Santa Ana proved costly in a 4-2 Pirate win on Tuesday at Wendell Pickens Field.
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    February 28, 2017
    Wagaman's three home runs power Pirates past Canyons SANTA CLARITA -- Playing in a hitter-friendly ballpark, the Orange Coast College baseball team enjoyed the surroundings and clubbed four home runs -- three by Eric Wagaman -- as the Pirates rolled past College of the Canyons, 7-3, on Tuesday.
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    February 25, 2017
    Pirates continue to flex muscles with 11-3 win over Cougars COSTA MESA -- A six-run third inning was more than enough for the Orange Coast College baseball team as the Pirates slugged their way to an 11-3 nonconference win over the College of the Canyons on Saturday at Wendell Pickens Field.
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    February 23, 2017
    Pirates bounce back with solid win over Vikings LONG BEACH -- The Orange Coast College baseball team quickly shook off a minor hitting slump in a big way, topping host Long Beach, 12-5, on Thursday, in a nonconference matchup.
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    February 16, 2017
    Pirates roll to eighth straight victory COSTA MESA -- Eric Wagaman went 2-for-3 with a run and four RBI to lead the Orange Coast College baseball team to its eighth win in a row, topping visiting Southwestern, 10-3, on Thursday at Wendell Pickens Field.
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    February 14, 2017
    Efficient Pirates roll past Vikings, 9-1 COSTA MESA -- In just under two hours, the Orange Coast College baseball team took care of business on Tuesday, topping visiting Long Beach City College, 9-1, at Wendell Pickens Field.
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    February 13, 2017
    Pirates cruise to 9-1 win over Vikings LONG BEACH -- The Orange Coast College baseball team jumped out to an early lead and never looked back as the Pirates picked up a 9-1 win over host Long Beach City College on Thursday at Joe Hick Stadium.
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    February 04, 2017
    Pirates complete sweep with 12-3 win over Cougars COSTA MESA -- It was the type of game that both teams just assume gets forgotten, but in the end, the Orange Coast College baseball team picked up a 12-3 win over Cuesta College on Saturday at Wendell Pickens Field.
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    February 03, 2017
    Pirates edge Cougars as Coach Alto picks up 600th career win COSTA MESA -- The Orange Coast College baseball team picked up its fourth straight win to start the 2017 season, but for longtime head coach John Altobelli, Friday's 5-3 win over Cuesta at Wendell Pickens Field was a tad bigger ... career win No. 600.
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    February 02, 2017
    Pirates find a way to win in series opener with Cougars COSTA MESA -- In a game that could be described as "entertaining" if not "baseball-pretty", the Orange Coast College Pirates found a way to pull out an 8-6 win over visiting Cuesta College on Thursday in Game 1 of this weekend's three-game series.
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    January 28, 2017
    Pirates run over Roadrunners in season opener COSTA MESA -- The hits and runs came early and often for the Orange Coast College baseball team as the Pirates kicked off the 2017 season with a 17-1 win over visiting College of the Desert on Saturday at Wendell Pickens Field.