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Redbirds split doubleheader | GoRedbirds.com

March 1, 2014 – 11:08 pm | Comments Off

CONWAY, Ark. -Illinois State (6-3, 0-0 MVC) defeated North Dakota (0-4, 0-0 WAC), 4-0, and fell to Central Arkansas (6-4, 0-0 Southland), 7-0, Saturday night to split a doubleheader at…

Redbirds Top North Dakota 5-1 | GoRedbirds.com

February 28, 2014 – 10:10 pm | Comments Off

CONWAY, Ark. - Dan Savas worked a season-best eight innings and Daniel Dwyer added a career-high four RBI as Illinois State (5-2, 0-0 Missouri Valley Conference) topped North Dakota (0-2,…

Illinois State heads to Arkansas for non-conference matchups

February 27, 2014 – 5:18 pm | Comments Off

CONWAY, Ark. – After a non-conference series win against Arkansas State last weekend, the Illinois State Redbirds (4-2, 0-0 Missouri Valley Conference) return to action this weekend in Conway, Ark.…

Heartland’s Jerger signs with Northern Kentucky

February 26, 2014 – 9:33 pm | Comments Off
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Heartland Community College head coach Nate Metzger announced on Wednesday that sophomore left-handed pitcher Charlie Jerger (Niles, IL / Notre Dame College Prep)  has committed and will sign to play…

CornBelters Add Two New Players

February 26, 2014 – 4:31 pm | Comments Off

Normal, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, have signed contracts for the 2014 season with middle infielder Josh Band and outfielder Thomas Healy. The CornBelters will…

Redbirds drop finale at Arkansas State | GoRedbirds.com

February 23, 2014 – 6:06 pm | Comments Off

JONESBORO, Ark. - Illinois State (4-2, 0-0 MVC) powered eight runs on 12 hits, but fell short in a 14-8 defeated at Arkansas State (4-4, 0-0 Sun Belt) Sunday afternoon.…

Redbirds take Saturday DH | GoRedbirds.com

February 23, 2014 – 7:56 am | Comments Off

JONESBORO, Ark. - Joe Kelch tallied four hits and three RBI as Illinois State (4-1, 0-0 MVC) swept a doubleheader at Arkansas State (3-4, 0-0 Sun Belt), 3-2, and 9-7,…

Illinois State Sweeps Doubleheader

February 22, 2014 – 8:54 pm | Comments Off

JONESBORO, Ark. – In Game 1 of a doubleheader, Dylan Craig pitched six innings, allowing one earned run as Illinois State defeated Arkansas State, 3-2, Saturday afternoon in Jonesboro. Craig…

Redbirds top Arkansas State, 4-3 | GoRedbirds.com

February 22, 2014 – 7:24 am | Comments Off

JONESBORO, Ark. - Jeremy Rhoades fired four strikeouts and secured a six-out save as Illinois State (2-1, 0-0 MVC) topped Arkansas State (3-2, 0-0 Sun Belt), 4-3, Friday night at…

Illinois State Wins 4-3 Behind Fifth Inning Surge

February 21, 2014 – 10:04 pm | Comments Off

JONESBORO, Ark. – Illinois State utilized a three-run fifth inning to help topple the Arkansas State Redwolves, 4-3, on Friday night in Jonesboro.
Brock Stewart drove in two runs on…

Illinois State Baseball Season Preview

February 21, 2014 – 4:44 pm | Comments Off

by Zack Carpenter
NORMAL, Ill. – Just because you are coming off of a championship season does not mean that you have the right to be satisfied. That is exactly…


February 21, 2014 – 4:28 pm | Comments Off

Every Thursday Home Game Features A Post Game Concert!
Normal, Ill. – New for the 2014 season, every Thursday home game for the…

CornBelters add Elias

February 20, 2014 – 8:30 am | Comments Off

Normal, Ill. – Pitcher Ethan Elias is the newest member of the Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers. Elias will join the CornBelters after spending the 2012 and 2013…

Tommy guests on a Heavy Hitting pod!

February 16, 2014 – 9:50 pm | Comments Off

Gang, there’s been a sighting of our own Tom Jackson.
OK, maybe not so much a sighting, but he’s been heard — on the Heavy Hitter Network podcast posted today!…