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Stanford avoids sweep with a comeback victory against No. 8 Fullerton

After dropping its season opener in a close 0-1 game against No. 8 Cal State Fullerton (2-1), No. 23 Stanford men’s baseball (1-2) split the final two games of the weekend series against the Titans in its first road trip of the season. After dropping the second match 1-8, the Cardinal earned their first victory of the young season on Sunday after staging a dramatic extra-inning comeback on Sunday to record a 7-6 win.

Bats finally come alive as baseball takes two from USC

With a 8-1 win in the rubber match against USC (12-14, 3-3 Pac-12) on Sunday, Stanford baseball (14-8, 4-2) captured its third straight series victory by taking two of three from the Trojans. While the Cardinal dropped the first game of the series 1-0 on Friday, a late-inning offensive explosion carried the squad to an 11-8 win on Saturday before the bats carried through to Sunday’s finale.