Saturday, October 19

Senior right-hander Jake Bird will take the mound Friday night for the Bruins then they open their weekend series with Stanford. Bird has only surrendered seven earned runs all season.(Isabelle Roy/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Baseball hopes to challenge Stanford in three-game weekend series

It will be a battle of the pitchers this weekend at Jackie Robinson Stadium. Coming into the weekend with a 2.37 ERA and .228 batting average against, No. Read more...

Photo: Senior right-hander Jake Bird will take the mound Friday night for the Bruins then they open their weekend series with Stanford. Bird has only surrendered seven earned runs all season.(Isabelle Roy/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Senior right-hander Jake Bird will take the mound Friday night for the Bruins then they open their weekend series with Stanford. Bird has only surrendered seven earned runs all season.(Isabelle Roy/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Freshman right fielder Garrett Mitchell is set to return the lineup Tuesday night when the Bruins take on LMU. Mitchell is hitting .262 in 14 games played this season, but has missed the last few weeks with a concussion. (Abraham Ramirez/Daily Bruin)

UCLA baseball to face LMU following Pac-12 losses, team injuries

After a surprising series loss to unranked California last weekend, UCLA is now stuck in a three-way tie for second in the Pac-12. No. 21 UCLA baseball (16-7, 6-3 Pac-12), which has lost three of its last four games, will have to leave its Pac-12 frustration behind as it returns to midweek play against Loyola Marymount (13-14) on Tuesday night. Read more...

Photo: Freshman right fielder Garrett Mitchell is set to return the lineup Tuesday night when the Bruins take on LMU. Mitchell is hitting .262 in 14 games played this season, but has missed the last few weeks with a concussion. (Abraham Ramirez/Daily Bruin)

Freshman right fielder Garrett Mitchell is set to return the lineup Tuesday night when the Bruins take on LMU. Mitchell is hitting .262 in 14 games played this season, but has missed the last few weeks with a concussion. (Abraham Ramirez/Daily Bruin)


Sophomore designated hitter Jack Stronach was one of two Bruins to finish with two hits against Washington State on Friday night. UCLA won the game 6-5 and after trailing by as many as three.(Habeba Mostafa/Daily Bruin)

UCLA baseball holds off late comeback to open Pac-12 play with win

The Bruins can’t seem to escape the rain, but they did escape with a win Friday. Despite a 42-minute rain delay in the top of the eighth, No. Read more...

Photo: Sophomore designated hitter Jack Stronach was one of two Bruins to finish with two hits against Washington State on Friday night. UCLA won the game 6-5 and after trailing by as many as three.(Habeba Mostafa/Daily Bruin)

Sophomore designated hitter Jack Stronach was one of two Bruins to finish with two hits against Washington State on Friday night. UCLA won the game 6-5 and after trailing by as many as three.(Habeba Mostafa/Daily Bruin)

Sophomore second baseman Chase Strumpf hit his fourth home run of the season in Wednesday's game against CSUN. However, the game was suspended due to rain and is set to resume in May. (Hannah Burnett/Daily Bruin)

UCLA baseball victory over CSUN halted by weather

The Bruins will have to wait a little longer for another chance to end their two-game losing streak. Despite leading CSUN (9-7) 3-2 in the bottom of the eighth inning, Mother Nature prevented No. Read more...

Photo: Sophomore second baseman Chase Strumpf hit his fourth home run of the season in Wednesday's game against CSUN. However, the game was suspended due to rain and is set to resume in May. (Hannah Burnett/Daily Bruin)

Sophomore second baseman Chase Strumpf hit his fourth home run of the season in Wednesday's game against CSUN. However, the game was suspended due to rain and is set to resume in May. (Hannah Burnett/Daily Bruin)

Junior pitcher Jon Olsen, who started Sunday's game for the Bruins, left in the bottom of the first inning after taking a line drive to the face. He was taken to Ronald Reagan Medical Center for further evaluation. (Habeba Mostafa/Daily Bruin)

Baseball loses pitcher and game to USC, despite Trojans’ mistakes

Failure to mount a comeback cost the Bruins a win, but failure to stop a comebacker may have lost them their No. 2 pitcher. Junior pitcher Jon Olsen started the game for No. Read more...

Photo: Junior pitcher Jon Olsen, who started Sunday's game for the Bruins, left in the bottom of the first inning after taking a line drive to the face. He was taken to Ronald Reagan Medical Center for further evaluation. (Habeba Mostafa/Daily Bruin)

Junior pitcher Jon Olsen, who started Sunday's game for the Bruins, left in the bottom of the first inning after taking a line drive to the face. He was taken to Ronald Reagan Medical Center for further evaluation. (Habeba Mostafa/Daily Bruin)

(Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)

The Rundown: March 6

Men’s basketballRyan Smith, assistant Sports editor The Pac-12 announced its All-Pac-12 teams Monday afternoon following the conclusion of the regular season over the weekend. UCLA men’s basketball had two of its players selected – junior guard Aaron Holiday and senior center Thomas Welsh. Read more...

Photo: (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)

(Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)