Occidental Tigers

Overall: 13-26 - Conference: 9-19
2/4 vs. Menlo L, 9-7 BX
2/5 vs. Menlo L, 13-5 BX BX
2/6 vs. Menlo W, 6-3 BX
2/11 vs. Lewis and Clark L, 7-5 BX
2/12 vs. Lewis and Clark W, 16-1 BX BX
2/12 vs. Lewis and Clark W, 5-4 BX BX
2/13 vs. Lewis and Clark W, 9-3 BX BX
2/21 at Cal Lutheran * • L, 6-1 BX RC
2/21 at Cal Lutheran * • L, 10-1 BX RC
2/25 vs. Caltech * • W, 14-9 BX BX
2/27 vs. Willamette L, 17-2 BX
2/28 at Caltech * • W, 9-3 BX
2/28 at Caltech * • W, 3-1 BX
3/4 at Redlands * • L, 4-1 BX
3/5 vs. Redlands * • L, 6-4 BX BX
3/5 vs. Redlands * • L, 5-2 BX BX
3/11 at La Verne * • L, 1-0 BX
3/12 vs. La Verne * • L, 3-1 BX BX
3/12 vs. La Verne * • W, 7-5 BX
3/19 vs. Denison L, 6-0 BX
3/19 vs. Rutgers-Newark L, 4-0 BX
3/23 vs. Carleton L, 6-3 BX
3/25 vs. Pomona-Pitzer * • L, 7-1 BX BX
3/26 at Pomona-Pitzer * • L, 3-2 BX
3/26 at Pomona-Pitzer * • L, 5-3 BX
4/1 at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps * • W, 9-8 BX
4/2 vs. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps * • L, 5-4 BX BX
4/2 vs. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps * • L, 5-4 BX BX
4/8 vs. Whittier * • L, 5-2 BX
4/9 at Whittier * • W, 9-5 BX
4/9 at Whittier * • L, 2-1 BX
4/15 at Redlands * • L, 13-9 BX
4/16 vs. Caltech * • W, 16-5 BX
4/17 vs. Cal Lutheran * • L, 5-3 BX
4/17 vs. Cal Lutheran * • L, 10-2 BX RC
4/22 vs. Whittier * • W, 9-2 BX
4/23 at La Verne * • L, 5-4 BX
4/29 at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps * • L, 2-1 BX
4/30 vs. Pomona-Pitzer * • W, 12-3 BX

All times Eastern (* Conference; • Region)
Overall: 13-26 - Conference: 9-19
2/21 at Cal Lutheran * • L, 6-1 BX RC
2/21 at Cal Lutheran * • L, 10-1 BX RC
2/25 vs. Caltech * • W, 14-9 BX BX
2/28 at Caltech * • W, 9-3 BX
2/28 at Caltech * • W, 3-1 BX
3/4 at Redlands * • L, 4-1 BX
3/5 vs. Redlands * • L, 6-4 BX BX
3/5 vs. Redlands * • L, 5-2 BX BX
3/11 at La Verne * • L, 1-0 BX BX
3/12 vs. La Verne * • L, 3-1 BX BX
3/12 vs. La Verne * • W, 7-5 BX BX BX
3/25 vs. Pomona-Pitzer * • L, 7-1 BX BX
3/26 at Pomona-Pitzer * • L, 3-2 BX
3/26 at Pomona-Pitzer * • L, 5-3 BX
4/1 at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps * • W, 9-8 BX
4/2 vs. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps * • L, 5-4 BX BX
4/2 vs. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps * • L, 5-4 BX BX
4/8 vs. Whittier * • L, 5-2 BX
4/9 at Whittier * • W, 9-5 BX
4/9 at Whittier * • L, 2-1 BX
4/15 at Redlands * • L, 13-9 BX
4/16 vs. Caltech * • W, 16-5 BX
4/17 vs. Cal Lutheran * • L, 5-3 BX
4/17 vs. Cal Lutheran * • L, 10-2 BX RC
4/22 vs. Whittier * • W, 9-2 BX
4/23 at La Verne * • L, 5-4 BX BX
4/29 at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps * • L, 2-1 BX
4/30 vs. Pomona-Pitzer * • W, 12-3 BX

(* Conference; • Region)
2011 Standings
Redlands 22-6 30-13
La Verne 20-8 25-14
Cal Lutheran 19-9 25-15
Pomona-Pitzer 17-11 27-12
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 17-11 23-17
Occidental 9-19 13-26
Whittier 8-20 16-23
Caltech 0-28 0-31

Past Records

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Team Quick Facts

Coach: Jason Hawkins
Conference: SCIAC

Occidental

Tigers

Enrollment (FT undergrads): 1826
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Colors: Orange, Black
Region: West
Field: Anderson Baseball Field (0)

News Releases

May 9, 2014
Margolis Named to All-SCIAC Baseball Team
Oxy pitcher Mitch Margolis was named to the Second Team on Thursday.
April 29, 2014
Tigers Fall at CMS, Finish in Fifth
The Occidental baseball team lost a must-win game at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 3-1 on Tuesday, ending...
April 27, 2014
Margolis Throws Shutout, Oxy Back in Fourth
The Tigers just need to win at CMS on Tuesday to make the SCIAC tourney.
April 26, 2014
Oxy Baseball Splits Doubleheader, Falls One Game Back
The Tigers are trailing La Verne with two left, but own the tiebreaker.
April 12, 2014
Oxy Splits at ULV, Maintains Lead over Leopards in SCIAC
The race for the SCIAC postseason is heating up and the Occidental College baseball team is in the...
April 11, 2014
Libunao's Homer Propels Oxy Past ULV in Standings
The Tigers jumped the Leopards for fourth place thanks to the bat of A.J. Libunao.
April 6, 2014
Occidental Hosts SCIAC Home Run Derby Cancer Fundraiser
Anderson Field played host to a home run derby for a great cause.
April 5, 2014
Watson Goes Distance, Tigers Win Redlands Series
Freshman Nolan Watson put together a shutout effort as Oxy took both against Redlands on Saturday.
April 4, 2014
Oxy Baseball Edged Again in Extra Innings
The Tigers can't get the ball to bounce their way in close games.
March 29, 2014
Tigers Win Game 1, Lose Game 2 in 13-inning Thriller
Oxy beat Whittier 8-1 in the first game, but lost 12-10 in Game 2 despite Riley Smith's heroics.
March 23, 2014
Fielding Errors Cost Oxy Sweep of Rutgers-Newark
The Tigers were on their way to sweeping Rutgers-Newark, but didn't play catch during a four-run...
March 22, 2014
Brooks, Libunao Lead Oxy Baseball to Wins Over Rutgers-Newark
The Tigers beat Rutgers-Newark in both games of a Saturday doubleheader by a combined scored of...
March 15, 2014
Brooks Tallies Five Hits as Oxy Routs Cal Lutheran
Johnathan Brooks totaled seven hits in Oxy's doubleheader with Cal Lu on Saturday, including five in...
March 14, 2014
Kling, Oxy Fall to No. 12 Cal Lutheran in Pitcher's Duel
Kling went the distance, but Jake Peterson's two-hit gem beat the Tigers.
March 12, 2014
Oxy's Five-Game Win Streak Ended By No. 15 Ithaca
The Occidental baseball team had its five-game win streak come to a close on Wednesday afternoon at...
March 10, 2014
Watson Pitches Gem, Oxy Surrenders One Hit in Win
Oxy freshman Nolan Watson through six nearly perfect innings in an 8-0 win over Drew University on...
March 8, 2014
Tigers Take Two, Sweep Caltech
The Oxy baseball team beat Caltech twice on Saturday to sweep the three-game series with the Beavers...
March 7, 2014
Oxy Baseball Cruises Past Caltech
The Tigers took Game 1 of a three-game series at Caltech on Friday.
March 3, 2014
Smith Sparks Rally, Throws Out Two Runners in Win
Riley Smith made a handful of key plays on offense and defense as the Tigers beat CMS 4-3, winning...
March 2, 2014
Oxy Baseball Wins One, Loses One at CMS
The Tigers split their doubleheader with the Stags on Sunday.
February 22, 2014
Oxy Baseball Edged in Doubleheader by George Fox
The Occidental College baseball team (2-7) had a pair of chances to beat a good George Fox (9-1)...
February 21, 2014
Oxy Baseball Loses Series Opener to George Fox
LOS ANGELES — Freshman Devon DeRaad stepped up and threw five scoreless relief innings against...
February 15, 2014
Chapman Takes Both Games of Saturday Doubleheader
The Panthers got even with Oxy after losing to the Tigers in 12 innings in the first game of the...
February 14, 2014
LeTourneau walks off, Salisbury survives
LeTourneau, Salisbury and Occidental scored winning runs in their final inning. LeTourneau and...
February 14, 2014
Kling Deals, Marks Comes up with Big Hit in 12-Inning Victory
ORANGE — If Friday's SCIAC opener was any indication of what's to come, it's going to be a...
February 2, 2014
Lions and Lobos get wins on Sunday
Piedmont and Sul Ross State were winners as Occidental and Marymount opened their seasons with...
February 2, 2014
Oxy Baseball Struggles at the Plate in Season Opener
The Occidental College baseball team’s bats were quiet as Oxy fell to La Sierra in its season...
May 4, 2013
Oxy baseball season ends in the ninth against Pomona-Pitzer
THOUSAND OAKS – Logan Allen (Atascadero) scored the game's first two runs, ace Scott Hong (Los...
May 3, 2013
Oxy on the wrong side of controversial play, nearly upsets CLU
THOUSAND OAKS — As the saying goes, 'baseball is a game of inches.'
April 28, 2013
Oxy baseball clinches SCIAC Tournament berth
REDLANDS — It would have been a more storybook ending for Occidental College baseball team to...
April 27, 2013
Oxy beats Caltech, inching closer to clinching playoff spot
LOS ANGELES — Pedro Aldape (Sherman Oaks) went 2 for 5 with 3 RBIs, Victor Munoz (La Verne)...
April 27, 2013
Hong goes the distance, Tigers alone in third
LOS ANGELES — Scott Hong (Los Angeles) threw a 128-pitch gem with some help from shortstopLoga...
April 20, 2013
Tigers split doubleheader with Sagehens, take sole possession of fourth
LOS ANGELES — The Occidental College baseball team split a Saturday doubleheader against...
April 20, 2013
Tigers split doubleheader with Sagehens, take sole possession of fourth
LOS ANGELES — The Occidental College baseball team split a Saturday doubleheader against...
April 19, 2013
Strain thrown out at home, Oxy loses pitchers' duel at the plate
LOS ANGELES – Trailing by a run in the ninth and down to just one out, Oxy's Alec Strain(Sacra...
April 13, 2013
Allen all-time Oxy hit champ, Tigers split with La Verne
LOS ANGELES — Logan Allen (Atascadero) swung his way to the top the Occidental College...
April 13, 2013
Allen all-time hits champ, Tigers split with La Verne
LOS ANGELES — Logan Allen (Atascadero) swung his way to the top the Occidental College...
April 12, 2013
Allen ties Oxy hit record, Tigers late rally beats La Verne
WALNUT — Logan Allen (Atascadero) tied the Occidental College baseball all-time hit record,Joh...
April 6, 2013
Oxy baseball loses first game at Redlands
REDLANDS — Logan Allen (Atascadero) went 3 for 4, Riley Smith (Bellevue, Wash.)...
April 6, 2013
Allen goes off, Tigers take Redlands series 2-1
REDLANDS – Logan Allen (Atascadero) had one of...
April 5, 2013
Kling, Libunao lead Tigers into third
LOS ANGELES — A.J. Libunao (Huntington Beach) hit his third home run of the...
March 30, 2013
Oxy baseball explodes for 11 runs in 8-inning rout, Tigers win series
LOS ANGELES — The Occidental College baseball team's offense had been relatively quiet for the...
March 30, 2013
Hong earns victory for Tigers in first start
WHITTIER — Scott Hong (Los Angeles) struck out five batters in his first start on the...
March 29, 2013
Brooks tallies four hits against Whittier
LOS ANGELES — A.J. Libunao (Huntington Beach) hit a two-run home run in the bottom of the...
March 24, 2013
Libunao hits homer, Kling goes distance in win
LOS ANGELES — Joseph Kling (Kirksville, Mo.) pitched a complete game, A.J. Libunao hit a...
March 24, 2013
Libunao homers, Kling goes distance in win
LOS ANGELES — Joseph Kling (Kirksville, Mo.) pitched a complete game, A.J. Libunao hit a...
March 23, 2013
Scarlet Raiders subdue Oxy In 23 innings
Kevin Olah's two-run triple in the top of the 23rd inning and an improbable five-inning stint of...
March 23, 2013
Oxy, Rutgers-Newark go 23 innings in all-time thriller
LOS ANGELES – When ardent Occidental College baseball supporter Haley Gandsey left Game 1 of...
March 16, 2013
Tigers hit road bump against Cal Lu
LOS ANGELES — In baseball, your fortune can change quickly.
March 16, 2013
Tigers hit road bump against Cal Lu
LOS ANGELES — In baseball, your fortune can change quickly.
March 15, 2013
Tigers nine-game win streak ends at Cal Lu
THOUSAND OAKS – A.J. Libunao (Huntington Beach) drove in Victor Munoz (La Verne) and Jonathan...
March 13, 2013
Big three starting to click, Oxy streak at nine
LOS ANGELES — It wasn't your typical walk-off win, but this isn't your typical Occidental...
March 11, 2013
Oxy baseball streak at eight, Tigers beat Bridgewater
LOS ANGELES — Logan Allen (Atascadero) went 1 for 2 with two runs scored, Jonathon Wong...
March 9, 2013
Tigers extend streak to six, alone in first
PASADENA — The Occidental College baseball team's offense exploded for 29 runs as the surging...
March 9, 2013
Tigers extend streak to six, alone in first
PASADENA — The Occidental College baseball team's offense exploded for 29 runs as the surging...
March 8, 2013
Tigers defeat Caltech for fifth consecutive win
LOS ANGELES – It was a much-improved Caltech squad that earlier this year snapped a 228-game...
March 2, 2013
Tigers edge CMS by one run again, take second of series
LOS ANGELES – The Occidental College baseball team's two home runs trumped its three throwing...
March 2, 2013
Lee's triple blows open close game, Oxy sweeps CMS
LOS ANGELES – When Claremont-Mudd-Scripps' Brett Watanabe capped a five-run comeback and tied...
March 1, 2013
Allen, Tigers claw their way to extra-inning win at CMS
CLAREMONT — Even when they’re in a slump, great players will find a way to help their...
February 16, 2013
Oxy splits doubleheader at Chapman
ORANGE — The Occidental College baseball team traveled to Chapman on Saturday to complete the...
February 15, 2013
Chapman edges Oxy 3-2 in SCIAC opener
LOS ANGELES — Scott Hong (Los Angeles) did a little bit of everything on Friday.
February 10, 2013
Hong, Smith go deep on Walk-Off Sunday
LOS ANGELES – Critics are calling it Walk-Off Sunday.
February 10, 2013
Hong, Smith go deep on Walk-Off Sunday
LOS ANGELES – Critics are calling it Walk-Off Sunday.
February 3, 2013
Occidental sweeps Austin for 4-0 start
Methodist, Occidental and Texas Lutheran all stayed perfect on a light day of action. Ferrum and...
February 3, 2013
Oxy baseball breezes through Texas trip
SHERMAN, Texas — The Occidental College baseball team made it a perfect 4-0 this weekend at...
February 3, 2013
Oxy baseball breezes through Texas trip
SHERMAN, Texas — The Occidental College baseball team made it a perfect 4-0 this weekend at...
February 2, 2013
Tigers out of the box quick, 2-0 in Texas
SHERMAN, Texas — The Occidental College baseball team opened the season with a pair of wins on...
February 2, 2013
Tigers out of the box quickly, win first two at Austin College
SHERMAN, Texas — The Occidental College baseball team opened the season with a pair of wins on...
January 30, 2013
Season Preview: Big three expected to lead Tigers
LOS ANGELES – After having its best season in three decades in 2012, the Occidental College...
December 11, 2012
Oxy Baseball, softball and football organize toy drive for kids
LOS ANGELES — Last year, the Occidental College baseball and softball teams teamed up to...
June 5, 2012
HONG, ALDAPE EARN ABCA ALL-WEST REGION HONORS
LOS ANGELES — Occidental College baseball players Scott Hong (Los Angeles) and Pedro Aldape...
June 5, 2012
ALDAPE LANDS SPOT ON D3BASEBALL.COM ALL-REGION SQUAD
LOS ANGELES — Pedro Aldape (Sherman Oaks) was one of nine SCIAC players named to the d3basebal...
May 31, 2012
Interim tag gone, Wetmore era in motion
After leading Occidental to its best season in 30 years, Luke Wetmore was again named head coach of...
May 9, 2012
OXY'S BIG THREE NAMED ALL-SCIAC
LOS ANGELES —Pedro Aldape (Sherman Oaks), Logan Allen (Atascadero) and Scott Hong (Los...
April 28, 2012
HONG STARTS AND FINISHES SIX-RUN COMEBACK VICTORY
LOS ANGELES — Scott Hong (Los Angeles) started a six-run ninth-inning rally with a double and...
April 27, 2012
WONG STEALS HOME ON TRICK PLAY, OXY WINS AGAIN
LOS ANGELES — With runners on first and third and the score tied at two in the bottom of the...
April 21, 2012
HONG BEATS OUT GROUNDER, OXY BEATS CLU
LOS ANGELES – Throwing modern conventional baseball wisdom out the window, the Occidental...
April 20, 2012
OXY BASEBALL SECURES FIRST WINNING SEASON IN DECADES
LOS ANGELES — Chris Caldwell (Santa Clarita) hit a grand slam in the first inning, seven...
April 16, 2012
TIGERS FIRST WINNING SEASON IN 22 YEARS DELAYED BY POMONA
LOS ANGELES — As is sometimes the case in sports, an emotional win is followed by a tough...
April 15, 2012
MUNOZ WINS IT WITH WALK-OFF GRANNY
LOS ANGELES — As far as storybook endings in baseball are concerned, it doesn’t get much...
April 15, 2012
MUNOZ WINS IT WITH WALK-OFF GRANNY
LOS ANGELES — As far as storybook endings in baseball are concerned, it doesn’t get much...
April 8, 2012
LATE RALLY BURNS OXY IN GAME 1, COMES UP SHORT IN GAME 2
LOS ANGELES — Despite not playing its best baseball all series, the Occidental College...
April 6, 2012
WHITTIER ACE TOO MUCH FOR TIGERS ON THE ROAD
WHITTIER — Dan Kelley (Kirkland, Wash.) went 3 for 3 with an RBI-double, but the Occidental...
April 4, 2012
YES THAT TY COBB, OXY HOOPS PLAYER FEATURED ON MLB NETWORK
LOS ANGELES — Ty Cobb (Menlo Park), a sophomore on the Occidental College men’s...
March 31, 2012
OXY STARTERS ALLOW NO EARNED RUNS, TIGERS SWEEP CMS
CLAREMONT — Joseph Kling (Kirksville, Mo.) and Matt Malott (San Diego) both pitched gems in...
March 30, 2012
OXY SNAPS SKID, BACK TO TIGER BASEBALL
LOS ANGELES — Tyler Eyrich (Stevenson Ranch) had his best outing of the season, the bats came...
March 24, 2012
OXY BASEBALL STUMBLES IN CAL LU SERIES
THOUSAND OAKS — It was an important series that didn't quite go according to plan. The...
March 23, 2012
OXY FALLS TO CAL LU, OUT OF FIRST
LOS ANGELES — In the opening game of an important series for both teams, Cal Lutheran got the...
March 11, 2012
ERRORS, REVERSED CALL END OXY'S WINNING STREAK
LOS ANGELES — Despite four errors, with some coming from uncharacteristic places, the...
March 10, 2012
OXY SWEEPS CALTECH, TIED FOR FIRST
LOS ANGELES — The Occidental College baseball team cruised to two more wins over Caltech at...
March 9, 2012
TIGERS ROUT CAL TECH IN GAME 1
PASADENA — Riley Smith (Bellevue, Wash.) hit his first career home run and Logan Allen...
March 3, 2012
OXY MOVES INTO THIRD WITH TWO WINS AT POMONA
CLAREMONT — Pedro Aldape (Sherman Oaks) went 2 for 4 with a home run and four RBIs, and the...
March 2, 2012
TIGER BATS CAN'T GET TO POMONA'S ACE
LOS ANGELES — The Occidental College baseball team can swing the bat. Through 14 games, Oxy...
February 25, 2012
TIGERS TOTAL 28 HITS, SPLIT DAY 2 WITH ULV
AZUSA — Pedro Aldape (Sherman Oaks) hit a pair of home runs, went 4 for 8 from the plate with...
February 24, 2012
OXY NO LONGER PERFECT IN SCIAC, LOSES GAME 1 AGAINST ULV
LOS ANGELES — La Verne’s 3-0 sweep of Caltech to start the SCIAC season wasn’t...
February 18, 2012
TIGERS SWEEP WEEKEND SERIES WITH REDLANDS
LOS ANGELES — One day after beating Redlands for the first time since 2010, the Occidental...
February 17, 2012
TIGERS BEAT REDLANDS FOR FIRST TIME SINCE 2010
REDLANDS — Scott Hong (Los Angeles) crushed his 10th extra base hit — in nine games this...
February 14, 2012
BACK-TO-BACK HOMERS SPOIL OXY'S LEAD IN EIGHTH
LOS ANGELES — It looked good through seven innings, then the game quickly turned the wrong way...
February 12, 2012
OXY BATS GET HOT, TIGERS WIN GAME 3
LOS ANGELES — In the series rubber match between former coaching mates with their mentor...
February 12, 2012
OXY BATS GET HOT, TIGERS WIN GAME 3
LOS ANGELES — In the series rubber match between former coaching mates with their mentor...
February 11, 2012
HONG'S TRIPLES POWER OXY IN GAME 1, DOUBLE NEARLY BRINGS TIGERS BACK IN GAME 2
LOS ANGELES — Scott Hong (Los Angles) hit a pair of RBI triples that looked like mirror images...
February 4, 2012
TIGERS SPLIT DAY 2 WITH WHITWORTH
LOS ANGELES — With the tying run on third base and the go-ahead run on second in the top of...
February 3, 2012
BACK-TO-BACK HOMERS SPOIL OXY'S LEAD IN EIGHTH
LOS ANGELES — It looked good through seven innings, then the game quickly turned the wrong way...
February 2, 2012
"THROCK" A TEAM PLAYER IN THE DUGOUT AND STUD BEHIND THE MIC
LOS ANGELES — Friday afternoons he’s tightly packed in the dugout, cheering on his...
January 29, 2012
TIGERS OPEN SEASON WITH EASY VICTORIES
LOS ANGELES — The 2012 Occidental College baseball team and first-year head coach Luke Wetmore...
January 23, 2012
OXY SPRING SCHEDULES ANNOUNCED
LOS ANGELES —The Occidental spring sports teams announced their 2012 preseason and SCIAC...
January 10, 2012
FORMER OXY PITCHER SIGNS WITH THE BEACH BUMS
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Capping off his career for Occidental College baseball team with an...
December 31, 2011
ALUMNI WEEKEND TO OPEN 2012 TIGERS BASEBALL SEASON
LOS ANGELES — The Occidental College baseball team will kick off the 2012 season with its...
August 18, 2011
Wetmore replaced Hawkins at Occidental
After serving as the hitting coach for three years under Jason Hawkins, Luke Wetmore gets his chance...
July 22, 2011
Belter off to great start in minors
After being drafted by the Tampa Bay Rays in the 25th round just a few months ago, former Occidental...
May 12, 2011
Chapman joins the SCIAC
After more than a decade of trying, Chapman finally will get into the SCIAC. The school has won two...

What We're Reading

  • »Series leans toward return to Appleton
  • The hosting decision still has to be approved at various levels, but the Division III baseball championship seems destined to go back to Fox Cities Stadium.
  • »Two Caltech games for the books
  • Mason Freedman was part of two streak-ending wins at Caltech, one in men's basketball and one in baseball.
  • »Playing the D-III recruiting game
  • How are coaches able to focus their recruiting resources when most skilled athletes will choose to play for schools that can give them money?