Tag: Brooks Cales

NCAA Week #1 – ASU Takes Lead in Power Rankings

Arizona State launched themselves to the top of the Week #1 NCAA power rankings, after the first full week of baseball wrapped up yesterday. The Sun Devils topped Indiana Hoosiers in the rankings, 168.5 points to 144.0.

ASU had a near-perfect start to the year, going 7-1 so far, and undefeated at home after four games. It’s too early to tell if this will remain the case, obviously, but the Sun Devils are pleased to take an early lead, though in terms of run scoring, NC State Wolfpack have the advantage so far with a +36 differential after opening the year 6-2, and also going a perfect 4-0 so far at home. Continue reading “NCAA Week #1 – ASU Takes Lead in Power Rankings”

Diaz 3rd Player to Get 3 Homers This Season

It’s only been a week, but what a week for home runs in the NCAA Division I baseball season. Three players have now accomplished a rare feat – going yard 3 times in a game.

First, it was Arkansas Razorbacks outfielder Brooks Cales on Opening Day. He smacked three against the Auburn Tigers, registering a 4-for-5 day at the plate, with 6 RBIs in all. Continue reading “Diaz 3rd Player to Get 3 Homers This Season”

Cales Blasts 3 in Razorbacks Opening 18-10 Loss

Brooks Cales, a 19-year-old freshman left fielder, had a stunning 3-home run game to open the Arkansas Razorbacks season, for a total of 6 runs batted in, but still ended up on the losing side yesterday.

The Auburn Tigers hosted the Razorbacks, keeping pace with Arkansas until exploding with an 8-run rally in the 7th inning to make it 17-9. Both teams would add one more run apiece before it was done. Continue reading “Cales Blasts 3 in Razorbacks Opening 18-10 Loss”