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Tim Corbin as head coach of Vanderbilt baseball. Corbin graduated from Ohio Wesleyan in 1984

Vanderbilt baseball coping with cancellation, uncertainty admidst pandemic

August 10, 2020

Despite the difficult times, Vanderbilt Baseball coach Tim Corbin had led the way for the VandyBoys to use their time in quarantine efficiently.

Ty Duvall batting against Arkansas in 2019 (Hustler Multimedia/Amit Rao)

Ty Duvall signs with Seattle Mariners

June 15, 2020

Duvall was not selected in the abbreviated 2020 MLB Draft, but he signs an UDFA contract with Seattle.

Harrison Ray slides into third against Louisville in the 2019 College World Series (Hustler Multimedia/Hunter Long)

Harrison Ray signs with Toronto Blue Jays

June 14, 2020

The senior second baseman has signed an undrafted free agent (UDFA) contract with the Toronto Blue Jays.

Mason Hickman pitching in the postseason against Duke (Hustler Multimedia/Hunter Long)

MLB Draft: Mason Hickman drafted by Cleveland Indians in fifth round

June 11, 2020

After his excellent junior season was cut short due to COVID, Vanderbilt pitcher Mason Hickman is heading to Cleveland.

Austin Martin takes his spot in line at Hawkins Field. (Hustler Multimedia/Hunter Long)

MLB Draft: Austin Martin drafted 5th overall by Toronto Blue Jays

June 10, 2020

Vanderbilt has produced a top-five draft pick in each of the past two drafts, with JJ Bleday selected 4th in 2019.

Tyler Brown closing a postseason game against Indiana State in 2019. (Hustler Multimedia/Hunter Long)

MLB Draft: Tyler Brown drafted by Houston Astros in third round

June 10, 2020

The accomplished closer was selected by the Astros, making him the second Vanderbilt prospect drafted in the 2020 MLB Draft.

Vanderbilt pitcher Jake Eder delivers a pitch in the Commodores' win over UIC on February 23, 2020. (Hustler Multimedia/Mattigan Kelly)

MLB Draft: Jake Eder drafted by Miami Marlins in fourth round

June 10, 2020

The left-handed pitcher will make his way to Miami after being picked in the fourth round.

The Vanderbilt baseball team holds a fall game on Wednesday, October 18, 2017.

SCHARNAGL: How the new-look 2020 MLB Draft will help baseball, hurt players

June 10, 2020

The MLB has implemented massive changes to the 2020 Draft, but what effect will it have on college baseball?

David Price pitching for the Vanderbilt Commodores (Photo courtesy ESPN)

Former Commodore David Price provides $1,000 aid to Dodgers’ minor leaguers in June

May 29, 2020

The newly-minted Dodgers star aims to help players amid COVID-19 inspired cutbacks.

Ohio Wesleyan University: 1981 baseball team. From left to right, Tim Corbin (#14) is the sixth player in the front row (Photo courtesy Kevin Colbert)

Longtime college friends Tim Corbin and Todd Fitch reunited on West End

May 14, 2020

When Todd Fitch was offered Vanderbilt’s offensive coordinator position, he called up a familiar friend for advice.

CJ Rodriguez warms up before the Commodores take on the Saint Louis Billikens.

STERN: In CJ Rodriguez, Commodores have their next great catcher

February 27, 2020

Rodriguez is batting .344, good for third on the team, and has eight RBIs and 11 hits on the season as well.

Cooper Davis (3) slides home.

Martin goes yard twice, Commodores win seventh in a row

February 26, 2020

Ethan Smith struck out seven in the game, bringing his strikeout total to 17 through 12 innings pitched on the season.