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Tommy John surgery allows Martens to return to the mound

(04/09/17 10:03am)

After missing his entire sophomore season to ulnar-collateral ligament surgery — also known as Tommy John surgery — right-handed pitcher Sean Martens returned to play this year and has pitched in five games for the Central Michigan baseball team. On March 10, however, Martens felt some pain once again and learned the nerve fell out of the sling that was used to connect the elbow.

Early deficit hurts baseball in 13-4 loss to Michigan

(03/29/17 8:03pm)

The bats couldn’t generate any offense, the pitching struggled to finish innings and in the end the Central Michigan baseball team was simply over matched.The Chippewas fell,13-4, Wednesday evening to the Michigan Wolverines in Ann Arbor at Ray Fisher Stadium, falling to 10-14 on the season and 6-0 on the road.Freshman right-handed pitcher Zack Kohn got the start for the Chippewas and lasted 4 2/3 innings and gave up six runs on seven hits.

Strong pitching leads baseball past Missouri State

(03/26/17 5:20pm)

Central Michigan picked up the win in the final game of the weekend series against Missouri State with a 7-4 final.The Chippewas led 7-1 heading into the ninth inning when the Bears made things interesting. MSU scored three runs in the ninth before junior relief pitcher Colton Bradley got the final out to give the Chippewas the win.CMU improved to 10-13 on the season with the victory.“That was a top-20 club at one point, and we feel really good how we finished the weekend out,” said head coach Steve.The Chippewas started the day with a two-run home run by junior Daniel Jipping in the first inning to give them an early 2-0 lead over the Bears.“We always like to strike early and often," Jaksa said.

Baseball picks up win in Game 1 of weekend series against Northwestern

(03/17/17 8:39pm)

Central Michigan baseball picked up the win in the first game of a weekend series against Northwestern, 5-3.The win moves the Chippewas to 6-10 on the season.The Chippewas started the scoring in the first with a sacrifice fly by junior Daniel Jipping to put CMU up 1-0 over Northwestern.“First inning runs are important and we started out strong today,” said head coach Steve Jaksa.Sophomore Daniel Robinson started the third inning with a triple for the Chippewas and Jipping drove him in to extend the lead to 2-0.After a leadoff single in the fourth for the Chippewas, senior Robert Greenman hit a two-run home run to double the CMU lead to 4-0.“Roberts working hard and getting back to his old self and it showed today,” Jaksa said.Northwestern cut into the lead with a sacrifice fly in the fourth to make it a 4-1 lead for the Chippewas.Northwestern added another run in the sixth with a RBI groundout to cut the lead to 4-2.The Chippewas bounced back in the seventh with Jipping scoring on a wild pitch, bumping the lead back to three runs.