Ryan LaMotta is a junior pitcher at Baylor. He'll be reporting each week on
the Bears and the Big 12 Conference.
Feb. 17, 2005
The Roller Coaster that is
It’s early in the season, but we already have experienced a little bit of the
roller-coaster ride that the college baseball season can be. After opening the
season with three excellent wins over Houston, Tennessee and Rice at Minute
Maid, we dropped our mid-week game in disappointing fashion to Texas-Arlington
at home Tuesday.
If we are to achieve the goals we have set this season, we must maintain a
more consistent level of play. We get our first shot at getting back on track
this weekend with Oral Roberts at home. They have a solid team, and we will have
to play three quality games to win this weekend.
It’s been a long off-season and everyone is glad to be getting started with
We have some great trips this year (Vanderbilt, Arizona State) and just
finished a good one at the Minute Maid College Classic in Houston. We have a
challenging and exciting schedule ahead of us but the right group of guys to