Starting pitcher Matt Imhof was Cal Poly’s third-highest selection ever
Matt Imhof propelled Cal Poly into the winner’s bracket of the San Luis Obispo Regional on Friday night.
Cal Poly needed one run to beat UC Irvine in the quickest Division I game in program history.
The Cal Poly baseball team ended its longest losing streak of the season with a 7-5 triumph at UC Riverside on Saturday night.
The Cal Poly baseball team — which plays six games in six days this week — notched a 4-2 win over Northern Illinois Tuesday night.
Matt Imhof likely propelled the Cal Poly baseball team into the national spotlight and tied a program Division I record with 14 strikeouts in the Mustangs 3-0 victory.
According to a NCAA study, the probability of a college baseball player making it professionally sits at a meager 9.7 percent. So when Michael Holback was cut from the Cal Poly baseball team in 2011, the chances of him playing professional baseball were close to zero.
The Cal Poly baseball team hasn’t always called redshirt sophomore pitcher Reed Reilly “Big Sexy.” But when a fan from Krukow’s Klubhouse bellowed the nickname to cheer on Reilly after he pitched out of a jam earlier this season, the name stuck.