Six inches of snow, but time moves on.

University of Louisville baseball begins next week. Why fans should care:

  • Four game series at home against Bowling Green starting Friday 19th.
  • Then off to Florida for three Big 10 foes — Michigan, Michigan State and Minnesota — in three days, Feb. 26-28.
  • Louisville is ranked 12th in the Rivals.com pre-season coaches’ poll.
  • Ranked 13th by Baseball America magazine.
  • Picked to win conference by Big East coaches.
  • Pitcher Dan Shaw named to National Stopper of the Year Watch List by National College Baseball Writers Assocation.
  • Third baseman Phil Wunderlich named pre-season All America by NCBWA.

Charlie Springer

Charlie Springer is a former Louisville editor and sportswriter, a public affairs consultant, a UofL grad and longtime fan.