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Jake Lyons part of a combined no-hitter
How many hits did the boys allow tonight?
@Kyle57martin | @7JakeLyons7 | James Ryan pic.twitter.com/6AUSkbAv4F
— Aberdeen IronBirds (@IronBirds) August 13, 2019
They. Are. @IronBirds. *snaps fingers*
Aberdeen pitchers Jake Lyons, James Ryan and Kyle Martin — working with top #Orioles prospect Adley Rutschman behind the plate — combined on the first no-hitter in franchise history last night. https://t.co/5TikS1FNBV
— Minor League Baseball (@MiLB) August 13, 2019
Former Oklahoma State pitcher Jake Lyons played a part in the first no-hitter in Class A short season Aberdeen Ironbirds franchise history. Lyons, a 22nd round pick of the Baltimore Orioles in June, pitched five no-hit innings with five strikeouts. When he reached 61 pitches in the fifth inning, his day was done. James Ryan and Kyle Martin finished off the game without allowing a hit, completing the combined no-no. First overall overall pick Adley Rutchsman of Oregon State was behind the plate.
Frisco Classic schedule announced
2020 Frisco Classic Schedule
Fri, Feb 28
UCLA vs OSU - 3:00pm
TAMU vs Illinois - 7:00pm
Sat, Feb 29
Illinois vs OSU - 2:00pm
UCLA vs TAMU - 6:00pm
Sun, Mar 1
Illinois vs UCLA - 11:00am
OSU vs TAMU - 3:00pmhttps://t.co/lFZvD4J8uC
Find advanced Tickets @ https://t.co/DhydzvyoGZ pic.twitter.com/CmkFBpjtl3
— Frisco Classic (@FriscoClassic) August 13, 2019
OSU will head down to Dr Pepper Ballpark for the first time since 2017 for the Frisco Classic. The Cowboys will join Illinois, Texas A&M and UCLA for the weekend. OSU will play the Bruins, Fighting Illini and Aggies in consecutive days.
New Bedlam series sponsor
Bedlam will be fueled by Phillips 66 now.
Phillips 66 is the new title sponsor of the Bedlam Series for all sports, per an official release: #Sooners #okstate pic.twitter.com/gSEdXvWB6y
— Kegan Reneau (@KeganReneau) August 13, 2019
Daniel Cormier gearing up for UFC 241
Former OSU All-American wrestler and current UFC heavyweight champion will defend his title against Stipe Miocic on Saturday at UFC 241 in Anaheim. In the UFC 241 Countdown episode, current Cowboy Nick Piccininni is seen working a camp with Cormier.
Around the Big 12
Caden Sterns to lead young Texas secondary
Smoking Musket’s Oklahoma State preview
Three underrated Baylor football players
Around the Sports World
2019 NCAA champ Mekhi Lewis of Virginia Tech will use Olympic redshirt
Alabama, Arizona State, Penn State, Washington State will have “Hard Knocks” episode
Aristides Aquino eighth 8th homer in first 12 career games
Arizona Fall League teams get new uniforms, logos
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