2004 Baseball News

July 9, 2004
Former Gaucho Michael Young Named to American League All-Star Team

July 6, 2004
Tom Myers Returns to UCSB as Pitching Coach

June 28, 2004
Valaika Earns Spot on USA Baseball National Team

June 25, 2004
Chris Valaika Named A Freshman All-American by Baseball America

June 25, 2004
Thompson Named to Midwest League All-Star Team; Jones Signs Contract with Chicao Cubs

June 18, 2004
Former Gaucho Justin Lehr Called Up by Oakland A's

June 18, 2004
Gauchos in the Pros

June 14, 2004
Chris Valaika Named Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American

June 8, 2004
Nate Sutton Drafted by Anaheim in 24th Round of Major League Baseball Draft

June 8, 2004
Greg Powers and Ivan Ramirez Also Taken In Day Two of MLB Draft

June 2, 2004
Valaika Invited to Participate in 2004 USA Baseball National Team Trials

June 1, 2004
UC Santa Barbara Baseball Posts Best Season In Three Years

May 26, 2004
Three Gauchos Named To All-Big West Teams

May 26, 2004
Bob Townsend Named Head Coach of Summer Collegiate Team

May 23, 2004
Gauchos Fall To Mustangs In Season Finale

May 22, 2004
UCSB Explodes For 17-6 Victory In Game Two Against Cal Poly

May 21, 2004
Gauchos Fall to Cal Poly In Opener 5-2

May 19, 2004
UCSB Travels to Cal Poly With Post-Season On the Line

May 16, 2004
Gauchos Outlast Tigers, Win 3-1 And Avoid Sweep

May 15, 2004
Pacific's Walk-Off Homer Downs Gauchos 5-4

May 14, 2004
Pacific Ends Gauchos' Eight Game Big West Winning Streak

May 11, 2004
Wilkerson's Two Home Runs and Six RBI Leads Gauchos Past Pepperdine

May 11, 2004
Gauchos Head Into Final Stretch On Seven Game Streak

May 9, 2004
UCSB Wins Seventh Straight, Completes Sweep of Matadors

May 8, 2004
Wilkerson Leads Gauchos' Charge Over Cal State Northridge

May 7, 2004
Gauchos Win Fifth Straight, Down Matadors 11-3

May 6, 2004
UCSB Heads Into Series With Northridge On Four-Game Winning Streak

May 6, 2004
UC Santa Barbara Named Team of the Week By CollegeBaseballInsider.com

May 3, 2004
Loren Fraser Named Big West Conference Pitcher of the Week

May 2, 2004
UC Santa Barbara Completes Improbable Road Sweep Of No. 4 Long Beach State

May 1, 2004
UCSB Continues Rolling With 6-2 Upset Of No. 4 Long Beach State

April 30, 2004
Gauchos Stun No. 4 Long Beach State With 8-4 Come-From-Behind Victory

April 29, 2004
Gauchos Look to Maintain Momentum as They Travel South to Play Fifth-Ranked Long Beach State

April 25, 2004
Gauchos Avoid Sweep, Hand No. 30 Cal State Fullerton First Conference Loss

April 24, 2004
UCSB Drops Fifth Straight, Titans Cruise 9-2

April 23, 2004
UC Santa Barbara Shutdown By Titan's Windsor In Series Opener

April 22, 2004
Gauchos Host Titans In Big West Action

April 18, 2004
Gauchos Lose 5-3 in Twelve Innings, UC Riverside Completes Three-Game Sweep

April 17, 2004
Highlanders' Four Home Runs Too Much For UCSB, Gauchos Lose 18-8

April 16, 2004
Wilkerson's Slam Not Enough as UCR Takes Game One 8-6

April 14, 2004
UC Santa Barbara Wins Third Straight, Pummels Westmont 16-4

April 14, 2004
Gauchos Among Tops In Several National Categories

April 13, 2004
Gauchos Get Back On Winning Track, Beat Cal State Northridge 10-4

April 12, 2004
Gauchos Snap Streak But Take Finale From UCI, Get Ready For Five-Game Week

April 10, 2004
UC Santa Barbara Salvages Series Finale With 8-2 Conference Win Over Irvine

April 9, 2004
UCSB Rally Falls Short as Gauchos Lose 5-3 to No. 10 UCI in Game Two

April 8, 2004
Gauchos Shutout by UC Irvine in Big West Opener

April 6, 2004
UCSB Opens Big West Play With Nine Game Winning Streak

April 4, 2004
UC Santa Barbara Extends Winning Streak With Sweep of Sacramento State

April 3, 2004
Graham Leads UCSB to Eighth Straight Win With Complete Game Shutout

April 2, 2004
UCSB Wins Seventh Straight With 10-5 Victory Over Hornets

March 30, 2004
UCSB Continues Rolling With 15-7 Victory Over LMU

March 29, 2004
Gauchos Riding Five-Game Winning Streak After Sweep of Cornell

March 27, 2004
Gauchos Win Fifth Straight, Martin Gets Seventh Victory

March 26, 2004
Gauchos Win Fourth Straight, Take 11-1 Decision Over Cornell

March 25, 2004
UCSB Sets Offensive Records With 31-3 Rout Over Cornell

March 22, 2004
UC Santa Barbara Wins Second Straight Over Cornell 12-6

March 21, 2004
UCSB Rolls Into Spring Break With 12-1 Victory Over Cornell

March 20, 2004
Gauchos Return to Action Against Cornell

March 13, 2004
Gauchos Fall to Cal Poly 5-4 in Saturday's Rubber-Match

March 12, 2004
Gauchos Unable To Figure Out Cal Poly Pitching, Fall 8-2 In Game Two

March 11, 2004
Gauchos Roll Past Cal Poly 8-3 in Game One of Non-Conference Series

March 11, 2004
UCSB Baseball Little League Sundays Are Back

March 9, 2004
UCSB Can't Overcome Rough First Inning, Drops 11-9 Decision to Loyola Marymount

March 9, 2004
Gauchos Win Two of Three at New Mexico, Play Three of Four at Home This Week

March 7, 2004
UCSB Unable to Overcome Lobo Rally, Falls to New Mexico 6-3 in Series Finale

March 6, 2004
Gauchos Pound Out 16 Hits, Beat New Mexico 11-10 In Game One of Saturday's Doubleheader

March 6, 2004
Gauchos Sweep Doubleheader With 8-7 Win In the Nightcap

March 5, 2004
Friday Night's UCSB vs. New Mexico Baseball Game Cancelled Due To Snow

March 2, 2004
UCSB Battles Back But Loses 3-2 In Twelve Innings

March 2, 2004
UCSB, 8-5, Travels to UCLA on Tuesday and to New Mexico for Three Weekend Games

March 1, 2004
Tuesday's UCSB-UCLA Game Rescheduled For 5 p.m.

March 1, 2004
Chris Malec Named Co-Big West Player of the Week

February 29, 2004
UCSB Takes Rubber-Match Against Bulldogs 8-3

February 28, 2004
Gauchos Find Their Bats And Rout Fresno State 22-9

February 27, 2004
Gauchos' Rally Falls Short, Baseball Loses 7-6 to Fresno State

February 25, 2004
UC Santa Barbara Plays Host to Fresno State For Three-Game Series This Weekend

February 25, 2004
Make-Up Date for Last Sunday's Rain Out Announced

February 23, 2004
Gauchos Beat Pepperdine 6-5 In Make-Up Game Monday Afternoon

February 22, 2004
Sunday's Baseball Game Cancelled Due to Continuing Rain

February 21, 2004
Saturday's UCSB vs. Pepperdine Game Postponed Until Monday

February 20, 2004
UC Santa Barbara Squanders Chances, Loses 6-4 to Pepperdine

February 20, 2004
UC Santa Barbara Squanders Chances, Loses 6-4 to Pepperdine

February 20, 2004
UC Santa Barbara Squanders Chances, Loses 6-4 to Pepperdine

February 17, 2004
Gauchos Rout Westmont In 22-7 Slugfest

February 17, 2004
UCSB Salvages One Against Spartans, Now Ready For Westmont and Pepperdine

February 15, 2004
Gauchos Salvage Sunday's Finale Against San Jose State With 4-2 Win

February 14, 2004
UCSB Outhits Spartans But Still Ends Up Short 11-2

February 13, 2004
Gauchos Never Able to Get It Going, Fall to San Jose State 9-2

February 10, 2004
UCSB Uses Eight-Run Inning to Topple Matadors On the Road

February 9, 2004
Gauchos Travel to Northridge, Ready for Home Opener Against San Jose State

February 8, 2004
Martin Leads Gauchos to Victory In Rubber Match against San Diego State

February 7, 2004
Gauchos Win Season Opener At San Diego State

February 7, 2004
UCSB Falls Short Against Aztecs in Season's Second Game

February 4, 2004
UCSB Opens 2004 Baseball Season This Weekend at San Diego State

February 2, 2004
Gauchos Turn to Experience at the Plate and Newcomers on the Mound in 2004

January 24, 2004
Alumni Squeak By Gauchos For Second Straight Year

January 21, 2004
Annual UCSB Alumni Game Set for Saturday

January 20, 2004
Gauchos Picked to Finish Fifth in Big West by Baseball America, Sixth by Conference Coaches

November 21, 2003
Gauchos Ink Three for 2005

October 6, 2003
2004 Gaucho Baseball Schedule Highlighted by 12 Contests Against 2003 NCAA Qualifiers

September 24, 2003
Mike Young Becomes First Former Gaucho to Collect 200 Hits in a Major League Season