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Big Brown's Triple Crown Bid Spoiled By Da' Tara

Updated: 06/08/2008 - Big Brown failed in his bid to become horse racing's 12th Triple Crown winner when he finished dead last to Da' Tara, the longest shot on the board, in the Belmont Stakes on Saturday.

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Former Cat McCutchan joins UK staff

Posted: 06/07/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Former Kentucky center Matt McCutchan has rejoined his alma mater as a graduate assistant coach. McCutchan will work with the offense, and his duties include analysis of opponent film, preparing scouting reports, conducting “self scout” of UK tendencies, overseeing the offensive scout team, and assisting with on-campus recruiting. He also will help coach the Wildcat offensive line.

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Cohen introduced as new MSU coach

Posted: 06/07/2008 - JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - New Mississippi State athletic director Greg Byrne unveiled his first hire Saturday, introducing John Cohen as the Bulldogs' new baseball coach to dozens of cheering fans in Starkville.

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Seven Wildcats taken in MLB Draft

Posted: 06/07/2008 - LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- A school-record seven Kentucky players and nine signees were selected in the 2008 MLB Draft, including a program-high four in the first 10 rounds, held on Friday and Saturday.

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Cohen officially named MSU coach on Saturday

Posted: 06/06/2008 - JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - John Cohen will be returning home to Mississippi State as its new baseball coach. A spokesman confirmed the hire to The Associated Press late Friday afternoon after Cohen resigned at Kentucky. Mississippi State will hold a news conference Saturday to introduce its new coach.

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Big Brown rival battling hoof injury

Posted: 06/06/2008 - NEW YORK (AP) - Casino Drive has a bruised hoof but there are no plans to scratch the horse from Saturday's Belmont Stakes.

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School-Record Three Wildcats Selected in First Five Rounds

Updated: 06/05/2008 - Pitcher Scott Green and outfielders Sawyer Carroll and Collin Cowgill became the first three Kentucky players drafted in the top five rounds in program history, with Carroll and Green marking the highest drafted UK duo since 1992.

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EKU's Friedrich taken in 1st Round of MLB Draft

Posted: 06/05/2008 - RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) - The Colorado Rockies tapped Eastern Kentucky University pitcher Christian Friedrich as their top pick in the Major League Baseball draft. The Rockies picked the left-handed pitcher 25th overall on Thursday.

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Lexington Catholic names new girls' coach

Posted: 06/05/2008 - Longtime assistant Tony Talbott is the new girls' basketball coach at Lexington Catholic. The former Harrison County multi-sport star has spent the past 12 years at Catholic as an assistant.

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Zollo Defends Early Commitments

Posted: 06/04/2008 - Vinny Zollo is one of 7 players who have yet to graduate high school that has already committed to UK. He talks with Drew Deener about why more and more players think it's a good idea to commit early.

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Langfels Named Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American

Posted: 06/04/2008 - TUCSON, Ariz. – Eastern Kentucky University freshman third baseman Jayson Langfels was named a Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American on Wednesday by Collegiate Baseball. Langfels hit .304 this season with four homers and 37 RBI, while leading the team with a .511 slugging percentage.

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Big Brown connections confident, despite drawing rail for Belmont

Posted: 06/04/2008 - NEW YORK (AP) - Big Brown will begin his bid to complete the Triple Crown by breaking from the No. 1 post in the Belmont Stakes. The Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner drew the inside position against nine rivals Wednesday. Big Brown is listed at 2-5 odds for Saturday's grueling 1½-mile race.

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Big Brown connections all smiles after latest workout

Posted: 06/03/2008 - NEW YORK (AP) - A feisty Big Brown was back in his barn after a final workout Tuesday for the Belmont Stakes, and Rick Dutrow Jr. wasted no time zeroing in on the crack in the colt's left front hoof.

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Filly Eight Belles to be buried at Churchill Downs

Posted: 06/03/2008 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Eight Belles will be interred at the Kentucky Derby Museum, near the grave sites of four Kentucky Derby winners. The 3-year-old filly broke two ankles after finishing second to Big Brown in the Kentucky Derby on May 3. She was euthanized on the track.

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Arizona Eliminates UK In NCAA Regional

Updated: 06/01/2008 - Kentucky's run through the NCAA baseball tournament is over. Arizona's Eric Berger matched his career-best 11 strikeouts and Bobby Coyle added a pinch-hit homer to help Arizona top Kentucky 5-3 for an NCAA regional championship.

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Cats Eliminate Michigan In NCAA, Play Arizona Tonight

Updated: 06/01/2008 - Facing elimination for the second consecutive game, No. 24 Kentucky jumped out to a 9-1 lead and held off a middle-inning charge from the 13th-ranked Michigan Wolverines, securing a 12-6 win and setting up a 7 p.m. ET matchup with No. 12 Arizona, on Sunday night at Wilpon Complex.

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Griffey hits 599th career home run

Posted: 05/31/2008 - CINCINNATI (AP) - Ken Griffey Junior hit his 599th career homer today off Atlanta's Jair Jurrjens The two-run shot that left him one away from an elite mark -- 600 home runs.

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Cats bounce back, eliminate Eastern Michigan

Posted: 05/31/2008 - ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) - Sawyer Carroll hit his second home run of the NCAA tournament Saturday to help Kentucky stay alive in the Ann Arbor regional with a 4-3 victory over Eastern Michigan.

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Jasper transfers from UK

Posted: 05/31/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky basketball player Derrick Jasper, a 6-6 native of Paso Robles, Calif, who has played two seasons in Lexington, has asked for his release from the Wildcats, citing a desire to play closer to home as the reason for his decision

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