Head Coach Bill Arce is carried off the field holding the NAIA District championship trophy. Words over the photo read: 1971 Baseball: Claremont-Mudd 5, La Verne 1 (NAIA District Finals)
CMC75 Moments: 1971 Baseball Beats La Verne for District Title

May 10, 2021

CLAREMONT, Calif. - The 1970 Claremont-Mudd baseball team won the program's first SCIAC title and came up just short to La Verne in the NAIA District title game. In 1971, the Stags took both, winning another SCIAC and then defeating La Verne 5-1 for the district championship.

The 1975 Baseball team poses for a team shot. The words over the photo read: Great Moments from 75 Years of Athletics: 1975 Baseball: Stags 20, La Verne 19 (NAIA District Playoffs)
CMC75 Moments: 1975 Baseball Wins SCIAC, Captures Wild 20-19 Win Over La Verne in Districts

April 28, 2021

CLAREMONT, Calif. - The CMS Baseball program was a regular in the NAIA District playoffs in 1975, but had been relegated to runner-up status in the SCIAC when powerhouse La Verne joined the league in 1972. The Stags got the upper hand in 1975, though, edging La Verne by one game for the title and then winning a wild 20-19 game over the Leopards in the district playoffs.

The 1960 Baseball Team poses for a team shot. Words over the photo read: Great Moments from 75 Years of Atthetics: 1960 Baseball: Stags Sweep Three From Pomona.
CMC75 Moments: 1960 Baseball Finishes Third in First SCIAC Season

April 28, 2021

CLAREMONT, Calif. - After splitting its athletic department from Pomona, it took several Claremont-Mudd teams a few tries to gain the upper hand from their Sixth Street Rivals who were their former teammates. Not so for the Stags Baseball team, which swept all three games from Pomona, including an 8-7 win in the finale that gave the Stags a 20-20 record and a third-place finish in SCIAC.

Head Shots of the CMS Baseball Class of 2021
Video Tribute: The CMS Baseball Class of 2021

April 09, 2021

CLAREMONT, Calif. - The CMS Baseball Class of 2021 was turning the program in the right direction, leading the Stags to their first winning season since 2011 as sophomores and showing promise for a breakthrough year in 2020 as a juniors.

2020 CMS Baseball Team Shot
CMS Baseball Captures ABCA Team Academic Excellence Award

July 28, 2020

CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps baseball team earned a Team Academic Excellence Award from the American Baseball Coaches Association for the 2019-20 academic year, the organization announced today.

Zach Clarke swinging at the plate
Zach Clarke Earns Academic All-District Honors for CMS Baseball

May 18, 2020

CLAREMONT, Calif. - Senior shortstop Zach Clarke earned a spot on the 2020 College Sports Information Directors Association (CoSIDA) Academic All-District 8 team for Division III baseball in a vote of the district's sports information directors.

Head Shots of CMS Baseball seniors
Video Tribute: The CMS Baseball Class of 2020

March 19, 2020

CLAREMONT, Calif. - The 10 members of the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps baseball senior class were striving to end their careers by getting back to the postseason after a near miss a year ago. After taking two of three from Redlands in their last SCIAC series, that opportunity was denied by the sudden suspension of spring sports. However, the Class of 2020 brought the baseball program forward in each of their four seasons, and in lieu of the traditional home Senior Day at the final home game, we produced a video tribute instead.

Kevin Nakahara walked 3 times and scored 3 times in his final game
CMS Baseball Concludes 2020 with 11-8 Win over Caltech

March 14, 2020

PASADENA, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps and Caltech baseball teams had one final scheduled game before the suspension of spring sports, including a chance for both teams to honor their senior classes, and the Stags were able to come away with an 11-8 win on Saturday to end the 2020 season on a winning note.

Zach Clarke turns a double play
CMS Baseball Falls in Non-League Game at Pomona-Pitzer

March 09, 2020

CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Pomona-Pitzer baseball team scored five runs in the seventh to break open a close game and take a 9-3 win over Claremont-Mudd-Scripps on Monday afternoon in a non-SCIAC game at Alumni Field.

Justin Hull releases a pitch
CMS Baseball Settles In, Takes 10-5 Win over Whitman

March 08, 2020

CLAREMONT, Calif. - After trailing 5-4 following a high-scoring first three innings, the CMS pitching staff regrouped to retire 19 of the last 21 batters to come to the plate, as the Stags came up with a 10-5 non-conference win over Whitman on Sunday afternoon at Arce Field.

Miles Cook was 2-for-4 with an RBI for CMS
CMS Baseball Tripped Up at Redlands

March 07, 2020

REDLANDS, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps baseball team got out of a two-out tenth inning jam as a suspended game was resumed at Redlands, but ended up falling on an unearned run in the 11th, before dropping a regularly-scheduled non-league game 14-1 right after.

Patrick Gavin was 5-for-8 with 5 RBI in the Redlands home doubleheader
Patrick Gavin Named SCIAC Hitter of the Week for CMS Baseball

March 02, 2020

CLAREMONT, Calif. - Junior second baseman Patrick Gavin earned the SCIAC Baseball Hitter of the Week Award for games through Sunday, March 1, the league office announced today.

Junior Patrick Gavin slides into home plate with a CMS run
CMS Baseball Sweeps Doubleheader Over Redlands with 4-2 and 9-3 Wins

February 29, 2020

CLAREMONT, Calif -- The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps baseball team bounced back from a tough series opener on Friday at Redlands to sweep a doubleheader against the Bulldogs behind solid pitching outings from Diego Avila and Brandon Mitchell alongside five RBI from Patrick Gavin, the Stags earned 4-2 and 9-3 wins on Saturday at Arce Field.

Marco Castillo drove in five runs with a two-run home run and a three-run double at Redlands on Friday.
CMS Baseball Battles to Extras at Redlands, Halted in 10th Inning Tied 8-8

February 28, 2020

REDLANDS, Calif. -- The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps baseball team battled with Redlands until the 10th inning when the game was halted due to darkness with the score 8-8 on Friday at The Yard in Redlands.

Sophomore Marco Castillo hit his first home run of the season (Photo by Daniel Addison)
CMS Baseball Can't Hold off Cal Lutheran in Road Doubleheader

February 22, 2020

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. -- The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps baseball team dropped the first game of today's doubleheader 8-7 at Cal Lutheran and then played to a 10-10 tie in the nightcap at Ullman Stadium in Thousand Oaks.