Category Archives: UK baseball

BBL: Mumme Bowl II comes to Tuscaloosa

Big Blue Links for Wednesday: Mumme Bowl II plays out in Tuscaloosa, reports Football Scoop. UK seeks to reap benefits of Josh Forrest’s transition, reports Jen Smith of H-L. Plenty of SEC teams still searching for quarterback, says my notes … Continue reading

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BBL: Damien Harris getting opportunity at Alabama

Big Blue Links for Monday: Kentucky adds size at cornerback, reports Jennifer Smith of the Herald-Leader. After a “wake-up call” last season, Mark Stoops knew he needed more length in his secondary. Ryan Timmons aims for a bigger impact, reports … Continue reading

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BBL: Kentucky basketball’s international flavor

Big Blue Links for Sunday: Kentucky’s international roster part coincidence, part commitment, reports Jerry Tipton of Herald-Leader. Believe it or not the two UK football games in 2015 to get most excited about are not Louisville or Tennessee, writes Mark … Continue reading

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BBL: Kentucky’s breakout players for 2015

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Big Blue Links: CWS renovation; Steve Spurrier’s rant

Big Blue Links for Thursday: My column says that Commonwealth Stadium is going to look nice when completed, but winning football is the important part of the project. “What’s more interesting is why Kentucky decided to renovate in the first … Continue reading

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Some Friday night UK sports notes

A few UK sports notes on a Friday night: Ex-Minnesota linebacker De’Niro Lester is transferring to Kentucky, reports Ben Roberts of the Herald-Leader. Lester is another member of the Ohio connection. He is from Cleveland Heights and was a high … Continue reading

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A.J. Reed shouldn’t be in A-ball much longer

A.J. Reed has accomplished many things in his burgeoning baseball career, but Tuesday night the former Kentucky star accomplished a first. Playing for the Houston Astros’ Advanced A affiliate in the California League, Reed hit for the cyle in the … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links: UK football recruiting news

Big Blue Links for Monday: UK football commitment Kordell Looney is impressing at a Ohio camp. UK football target Kash Daniel has set a new announcement date. Sacha Killeya-Jones gets an offer from North Carolina. Trevor Gott’s Major League Baseball debut … Continue reading

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Angels call up former UK pitcher Trevor Gott

The Los Angeles Angels have called up former Tates Creek and former UK star Trevor Gott, who will be making his Major League debut. Gott is 1-0 with a 2.25 ERA and eight saves in the minor leagues this season. … Continue reading

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Random notes for Friday

Random notes for Friday: What now? That’s the question people are asking about former UK star John Pelphrey and no doubt what the now former Florida assistant coach is asking himself. Mark Story of the Herald-Leader writes that Pelphrey wants … Continue reading

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