Around the Bases: Louisville Misses The NCAA Tournament

For the second time since Dan McDonnell took over as head coach in 2007, the Louisville Cardinals did not make the NCAA Tournament (excluding the 2020 COVID-shortened season).

Louisville Falls To Georgia Tech, Eliminated From ACC Baseball Championship

Louisville (28-22) fell to Georgia Tech (29-22) 9-8 in 12 innings, coming on a walk-off RBI double from GT’s Drew Compton. The loss eliminates Louisville from the ACC Baseball Championship, keeping the Cardinals from their first conference tournament title since 2009. It also leaves Louisville at risk of potentially missing the NCAA Tournament, which would…

Around the Bases: North Carolina

Louisville rebounded from a weekend sweep at Clemson to gain some huge wins and improve their RPI. It started on Tuesday with a win over defending national champion Vanderbilt. The Cardinals took a 7-2 win over the Commodores, then took two of three in a weekend series against the Duke Blue Devils. This weekend, Louisville…

Louisville Baseball Announces Capacity Upgrade

Louisville announced today that effective immediately, games at Jim Patterson Stadium will now have a maximum capacity of 50 percent. MORE FANS‼️ 🔗 https://t.co/ai3b5d4ghx#L1C4 pic.twitter.com/GPiP742YFh — Louisville Baseball (@LouisvilleBSB) May 5, 2021 Previously, Louisville was only allowed to have a maximum capacity of 20 percent at home games, in conjunction with guidance from state and…

Around the Bases: Clemson

Only one game took place last week, as Louisville’s weekend series against Pitt was canceled due to positive COVID-19 tests and contact tracing within the Pitt baseball program. However, Louisville was victorious in their lone game last week. The Cardinals took a 12-5 victory over in-state rival Kentucky, tying the annual series at 1-1 this…

Around the Bases: Virginia

Louisville suffered another midweek loss, this time to rival Kentucky in a 11-7 decision. The loss marked the first time that the Cardinals lost to the Wildcats at home since 2014, and dropped their record in midweek games to 3-4 this season. But, as has been the case the last few weeks, Louisville rebounded by…