Baseball News -- 2019

  • Pirates take series opener over Hornets, 9-4
    March 19, 2019
    FULLERTON -- A pitcher's duel for six innings was quickly washed away by the bats of the Orange Coast College baseball team as the Pirates topped Fullerton College, 9-4, on Tuesday in an Orange Empire Conference matchup.
  • Pirates No. 1 in the state in first 2019 baseball rankings
    March 14, 2019
    PASADENA - Orange Coast College tops a remarkable seven teams from the Orange Empire Conference as No. 1 in the first 2019 California Community College Sports Information Association (CCCSIA) State Top 20 Baseball Rankings.
  • Pirate pitching silences Lasers, 6-0
    March 14, 2019
    COSTA MESA -- Thursday's game lacked the nail-biting drama, but the result was still the same as the Orange Coast College baseball team rolled past Irvine Valley, 6-0, on Thursday in an Orange Empire Conference matchup played at Wendell Pickens Field.
  • Pirates win late (again) with a 5-3, 10-inning triumph over IVC
    March 12, 2019
    IRVINE -- The first four games of the Orange Empire Conference schedule are in the books and the Orange Coast College baseball team sits atop the OEC standings at 4-0 after a 5-3, 10-inning win over host Irvine Valley College on Tuesday.
  • Pirates repeat the feat, use late rally to topple Chargers, 8-7
    March 07, 2019
    COSTA MESA -- It was deja vu all over again for the Orange Coast College baseball team as the Pirates rallied late for an 8-7 win over visiting Cypress College on Thursday at Wendell Pickens Field.
  • Pirates score four in the ninth to stun Cypress, 8-7
    March 05, 2019
    CYPRESS -- The Orange Coast College baseball team used an improbable four-run ninth inning to escape with an 8-7 win over Cypress College in the Orange Empire Conference opener for both teams on Tuesday afternoon.
  • Pirates, Comets fit to be tied in 7-7 stalemate
    February 21, 2019
    COSTA MESA -- In a game that featured 30 mph winds in both directions, sunshine, rain, a lightning delay and a 20-degree drop in temperatures, there was only one thing missing from Thursday's baseball game between Orange Coast and Palomar ... a winner.
  • Pirates win for Pia with 5-1 victory over Roadrunners
    February 16, 2019
    COSTA MESA -- The Orange Coast College baseball team gave its longtime assistant coach Jeff Piaskowski one more "W" before calling it a career as the Pirates topped College of the Desert, 5-1, on Saturday at Wendell Pickens Field.
  • Pirates complete sweep with 9-1 win over Vikings
    February 08, 2019
    COSTA MESA -- The bats came alive early and often for the Orange Coast College baseball team as the Pirates completed a three-game sweep over visiting Long Beach City College with a 9-1 win on Friday afternoon at Wendell Pickens Field.
  • Pirates pound out 13 hits in 8-3 win over Vikings
    February 07, 2019
    COSTA MESA -- The Orange Coast College baseball team made it five wins in a row to start the 2018 season, thanks to an 8-3 nonconference win over Long Beach City College in Game 2 of their three game series on Thursday at Wendell Pickens Field.
  • Pirates topple Cuesta in DH sweep
    February 01, 2019
    COSTA MESA -- The Orange Coast College baseball team continued its dominant play over Cuesta College at Wendell Pickens Field with a doubleheader sweep over the Cougars, 2-1 in the opener and 6-0 in the finale on Friday afternoon.
  • Pirates cruise to 8-1 win over Southwestern
    January 29, 2019
    COSTA MESA -- It was a solid start to the 2019 season for the Orange Coast College baseball team as the Pirates rolled to an 8-1 win over visiting Southwestern on Tuesday at Wendell Pickens Field.