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A.J. Reed earns fourth National Player of the Year award

Two-way Kentucky star AJ Reed has been named National Player of the Year and first-team All-America, Austin Cousino earned his second consecutive Rawlings Golden Glove Award, and Max Kuhn has been tabbed second-team All-Region, it was announced by the American Baseball Coaches Association on Wednesday afternoon. A native of Terre Haute, Ind., Reed earned his …

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UK Baseball tops Kansas in elimination game, will now face Louisville in finals

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Freshman Zack Brown earned his first career win and Spencer Jack picked up his fourth save, lifting No. 22 Kentucky to an 8-6 elimination-game win over Kansas, on Sunday in the NCAA Tournament, hosted by Louisville, in front of 2,275 at Jim Patterson Stadium. Kentucky (37-24) will now advance to the NCAA …

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Kentucky’s A.J. Reed named SEC Player of the Year

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Kentucky junior A.J. Reed has been named Southeastern Conference Player of the Year and UK’s Ka’ai Tom, Max Kuhn, JaVon Shelby and Austin Cousino each earned honors, in the annual league awards, voted on by the SEC coaches and announced by the conference office on Tuesday morning. A native of Terre Haute, …

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Outfielder Austin Cousino named preseason SEC Player of the Year

Kentucky sophomore centerfielder Austin Cousino has been selected preseason Southeastern Conference Player of the Year by Baseball America, the publication announced on Thursday morning. A native of Dublin, Ohio, Cousino was tabbed by Baseball America – which surveys conference coaches to compile its league previews – as the SEC preseason player of the year. Cousino, …

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UK’s Austin Cousino named Baseball America preseason All-America

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Kentucky sophomore centerfielder Austin Cousino – the 2012 Southeastern Conference Freshman of the Year – has been voted second-team Baseball America preseason All-America by MLB scouting directors, it was announced on Thursday afternoon. Cousino is the first UK player to earn preseason All-America honors through Baseball America and the annual MLB scouting …

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Austin Cousino had historic freshman baseball season at Kentucky

Editor’s note: This is the seventh of a 10-part Kentucky baseball preseason feature, leading up to UK’s preseason media day on Feb. 4. Ranked as high as No. 8 in the preseason, Kentucky will open up its 2013 season in Spartanburg, S.C., vs. UNC-Asheville on Feb. 15.  By Brent Ingram, UK media relations It is …

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SEC announces annual baseball honors

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — LSU outfielder Raph Rhymes was selected 2012 SEC Baseball Player of the Year, Chris Stratton of Mississippi State was named SEC Pitcher of the Year and Kentucky outfielder Austin Cousino was named SEC Freshman of the Year by a vote of the league’s 12 head baseball coaches.  The coaches also tabbed Kentucky …

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