Dom Thompson-Williams was a star outfielder for the South Carolina Gamecocks baseball team before being drafted by the NY Yankees who traded him with two more prospects to the Seattle Mariners for James Paxton.
Former South Carolina baseball star Jackie Bradley Jr is back in Columbia, fresh of a World Series win with the Boston Red Sox, and visiting with a range of USC teams such as Dawn Staley and women’s basketball.
South Carolina baseball concluded autumn practices in October and coach Mark Kingston addressed media for the last time before the 2019 preseason begins. So what did the Gamecocks learn from fall ball?
South Carolina baseball coach Mark Kingston said he has been and will continue to use the World Series successes of Gamecock alums Jackie Bradley Jr. and Steve Pearce on the recruiting trail to sell USC.
Former University of South Carolina baseball star Steve Pearce became an MLB star with his MVP World Series performance with the Boston Red Sox. He first return to the USC Gamecocks after being drafted.
Boston Red Sox first baseman Steve Pearce started Game 5 of the World Series with a bang, hitting a two-run home run to put his team up over the Los Angeles Dodgers, then hitting another in the eighth.
Former South Carolina baseball star Steve Pearce became the unexpected hero of Game 4 in the 2018 World Series for the Boston Red Sox, driving in four runs to boost his team to a 3-1 lead over the LA Dodgers.
South Carolina baseball released its 2019 schedule on Wednesday, with the Gamecocks welcoming Clemson, Texas A&M and Kentucky, among other programs, to Founders Park while traveling to powerhouse Florida.