Posts Tagged ‘Auburn Baseball’

Sunny Golloway: Genius or Crazy Man?

By Posted on: March 3rd, 2014 in Baseball 5 Comments »
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Photo by Julia Bennett/al.com New Auburn baseball coach Sunny Golloway seemed to win over the Auburn family last fall with a series of humorous videos that played on the Jumbotron during Tiger football games. Winning over his new team has not been so easy.As AubTigerman reported last week, this is a squad that at least Continue Story…

Sunny Golloway Means Business – Tigers headed to Omaha in first season

By Posted on: February 26th, 2014 in Baseball, Featured Article 17 Comments »
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                                          This guy means business. (photo: Julie Bennett, al.com)New Auburn Baseball Coach Sunny Golloway went out on a limb after being hired to take over the Tiger program. He boldly declared Auburn would not only Continue Story…

Spring Has Sprung on The Plains (AU spring sports that is)

By Posted on: February 19th, 2014 in Featured Article, Other Sports 4 Comments »
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                                                                                        (photo:Phillip Marshall,auburntigers.com)Although Auburn University just went through several days of snow and ice that caused classes to be cancelled, the baseball open house postponed, and the calling of the Softball Team’s opener in the seventh inning – the official start of spring is just around the corner. Warmer, sunny days are approaching and people Continue Story…

Auburn Wins Most Important Game – Gives Sunny Golloway 1st Victory

By Posted on: February 15th, 2014 in Baseball, Featured Article 10 Comments »
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                                     Sunny Golloway won his debut game at Auburn. (photo:Julie Bennett, al.com)Just days after schools and businesses were closed in Auburn, Ala. for snow and ice, the Auburn Tigers opened their 2014 baseball season Friday in the Snow Bird Classic in Port Charlotte, Fla. The Tigers made new Coach Continue Story…

Thomas Becomes Only Former SEC Player to Make it to Cooperstown

By Posted on: January 9th, 2014 in Baseball, News 4 Comments »
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The greatest slugger to ever play baseball in the South Eastern Conference was voted into Major League Baseball’s Hall of Fame Wednesday. Former Auburn First Baseman, Frank ‘The Big Hurt” Thomas who played at Auburn between 1987 – 1989 and went on to play for the Chicago White Sox, received nearly 84% of the votes Continue Story…

Tim Hudson Out for Season After Suffering Serious Injury

By Posted on: July 25th, 2013 in Baseball, News Comments Off
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              The Met’s Eric Young,Jr. shakes the hand of injured Braves pitcher Tim Hudson It was a hard thing to watch when replays of former Auburn great and Atlanta Braves pitcher Tim Hudson’s injury were shown last night in a game against the New York Mets. He will have to undergo surgery for a broken Continue Story…

Is Auburn Turning the Corner?

By Posted on: June 17th, 2013 in Baseball, Other Sports 4 Comments »

The hiring of a softball and baseball coach hardly signifies the return of a once great athletic program. But there’s little doubt that last Friday’s announcements sent a loud and clear message to the rest of the SEC.Athletic Director Jay Jacobs’s job will not be saved based on the results of spring sports. Like every Continue Story…

Jay Jacobs Hits Homerun With Sunny Golloway Hire

By Posted on: June 14th, 2013 in Baseball, News 10 Comments »
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After evaluating over a half dozen coaches to replace John Pawlowski, Auburn AD Jay Jacobs hit a home run tonight when he announced the hiring of Oklahoma’s Head Coach, Sunny Golloway. Under pressure to deliver, Jacobs said he was looking for proven winners who could contend for championships. He got his man in hiring Galloway Continue Story…