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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.

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.

All Vanderbilt athletics will be suspended until March 30, per an email from Interim Chancellor Susan Wente.

Southeastern Conference suspends all athletics through March 30

March 12, 2020

Effective immediately, all regular season competition and championship events will be put on hold.

Commodores starting pitcher Jack Leiter fields a bunt in a win over the Evansville Aces

Commodores continue to control non-conference play, shutout Evansville 6-0

February 25, 2020

Leiter shines again amongst a slew of great freshman performances as the Commodores breeze past the Aces.

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

Vanderbilt completes sweep, beats Illinois-Chicago 5-2

February 23, 2020

Vanderbilt swept the Illinois-Chicago Flames behind a strong outing from lefty Jake Eder, who secured his first win of the season.

Mason Hickman hurled his second consecutive scoreless outing, striking out a dozen UIC hitters in the team's Friday night victory.

Commodores blow out the Flames to continue scoreless inning streak

February 21, 2020

Mason Hickman led the way with 12 strikeouts, and the Commodores continued their home dominance on the bump.