Discussion

California decides to retain baseball

Updated: April 8, 2011, 6:58 PM ET
Associated Press

BERKELEY, Calif. -- California is keeping baseball after all.

Nearly two months after the university reinstated three other teams that were slated for elimination, the school said Friday that baseball would survive after a massive fundraising effort by alumni, former players, parents of current players and other team supporters.

Cal said financial commitments totaling $9 million were presented to chancellor Robert Birgeneau on Thursday by former Golden Bears pitcher and fundraising ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ALSO SEE

MORE COLLEGE SPORTS HEADLINES