2017 Oregon State Beavers baseball team

The 2017 Oregon State Beavers baseball team represents Oregon State University in the 2017 NCAA Division I baseball season. The Beavers play their home games at Goss Stadium at Coleman Field and are members of the Pac-12 Conference. The team was coached by Pat Casey in his 23rd season at Oregon State. The Beavers finished the regular season with the best record in the history of the program at 49-4, and set the Pac-12 record for conference victories in a season with 27. They were awarded the #1 overall national seed in the NCAA baseball tournament for the second time in team history (2014).

2017 Oregon State Beavers baseball
Oregon State Beavers wordmark.svg
Corvallis Super Regional champions
Corvallis Regional champions
Pac-12 regular season champions
ConferencePac-12 Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 3
CBNo. 3
2017 record56–6 (27–3 Pac-12)
Head coachPat Casey (23rd season)
Assistant coaches
  • Pat Bailey (10th season)
  • Nate Yeskie (9th season)
  • Andy Jenkins (5th season)
Home stadiumGoss Stadium at Coleman Field
Seasons
← 2016
2018 →
2017 Pac-12 Conference baseball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
No. 3 Oregon State  ‍‍‍y 27 3   .900     56 6   .903
No. 18 Stanford  ‍‍‍y 21 9   .700     42 16   .724
UCLA  ‍‍‍y 19 11   .633     30 27   .526
No. 24 Arizona  ‍‍‍y 16 14   .533     38 21   .644
California  ‍‍‍ 15 15   .500     25 29   .463
Utah  ‍‍‍ 15 15   .500     27 24   .529
Washington  ‍‍‍ 14 16   .467     28 26   .519
Oregon  ‍‍‍ 12 18   .400     30 25   .545
Washington State  ‍‍‍ 10 20   .333     24 29   .453
Arizona State  ‍‍‍ 8 22   .267     23 32   .418
USC  ‍‍‍ 8 22   .267     21 34   .382
† – Conference champion
y – Invited to the NCAA Tournament
Rankings from Collegiate Baseball

Schedule and resultsEdit

Legend
  Oregon State win
  Oregon State loss
  Postponement
Bold Oregon State team member


2017 Oregon State Beavers Baseball Game Log[1]
Regular Season
Post Season
College World Series
Date Opponent Rank Site/Stadium Score Win Loss Save Attendance Overall Record CWS Record
June 17 Cal State Fullerton* #1 TD Ameritrade ParkOmaha, NE W 6-5 Mulholland (7-1) Workman (6-3) Rasmussen (2) 22,656 55-4 1-0
June 19 LSU* #1 TD Ameritrade Park • Omaha, NE W 13-1 Fehmel (6-2) Walker (8-2) None 24,874 56-4 2-0
June 23 LSU #1 TD Ameritrade Park • Omaha, NE L 1-3 Lange (10-5) Thompson (14-1) Hess (4) 21,257 56-5 2-1
June 24 LSU #1 TD Ameritrade Park • Omaha, NE L 1-6 Gilbert (7-1) Fehmel (6-3) None 15,618 56-6 2-2

RankingsEdit

Ranking movements
Legend: ██ Increase in ranking. ██ Decrease in ranking.
NR = Not ranked. RV = Received votes. т = Tied with team above or below. ( ) = First place votes.
Week
Poll Pre 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 Final 
Coaches'[2] 7 7* 7* 4 2 (5) 2 (12) 1 1 1 1 1 1  
Baseball America[3] 9 8 8 5 4 2 1 1 1 1  
Collegiate Baseball^[4] 5 5 4 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
NCBWA[5] 7 5 4 5 2 2 1 1 1  
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^ Collegiate Baseball ranks 40 teams in their preseason poll, but only ranks 30 teams weekly during the season.
NCBWA ranks 35 teams in their preseason poll, but only ranks 30 teams weekly during the season.
* New poll was not released for this week so for comparison purposes the previous week's ranking is inserted in this week's slot.


ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2017 Baseball Schedule". Oregon State Beavers. Retrieved March 25, 2017.
  2. ^ "USA Today Coaches' Poll". Archived from the original on 2017-07-10. Retrieved 2018-04-05.
  3. ^ Baseball America Poll
  4. ^ Collegiate Baseball Poll
  5. ^ NCBWA Poll