■ Freshman Eric Anderson had an impressive debut on the mound: 5 scoreless innings, 4 hits, 2 HBP, 5 strikeouts.
■ Talented freshman outfielders earning their playing time for MU Baseball (Columbia Missourian)
■ Tigers quickly learn patience (TigerExtra.com)
“The coaches made that clear that there would be a lot of opportunities to get to play,” Brown said. “If we produce, the freshmen would get their chances definitely, could end up with starting roles and things like that.”
“Watching the freshmen handle themselves, they looked like they were actually veterans on the team,” junior transfer Brett Nicholas said. “It was really encouraging. They really, for the most part, led our team this weekend. … Each of them had a great weekend.”