This is John Grisham‘s perspective of Dudy Noble Field, Polk-Dement Stadium and what it means to a Dawg Fan. It can’t be articulated any better than this. It is reprinted with his permission.
It is tempting, in this short space, to talk about people. I could write pages about the young men who’ve played at Dudy Noble. I could go on and on about those electric moments, such as Burke’s grand slam, back to back home runs by Clark and Palmeiro, Raffo’s monstrous shots, Showalter’s .459, B. J.’s 19 strikeouts, Thigpen’s throws to the plate, Pete’s dirty uniform, the easy grace of Jody Hurst chasing fly balls, and on and on. Read more
Third Annual Baseball #CowbellYell Set For Tuesday Night
STARKVILLE, Miss. – With the 2016 Mississippi State baseball season rapidly approaching, the No. 11 Diamond Dawgs are preparing to host the third annual “Cowbell Yell” at Dudy Noble Field Tuesday, Feb. 9 at 6:15 p.m. CT. Read more
Diamond Dawgs Scrimmage Wednesday, Ranked No. 19 in NCBWA Poll
STARKVILLE, Miss. – Mississippi State baseball will host its fourth preseason scrimmage Wednesday at Dudy Noble Field, head coach John Cohen announced Tuesday. The 4:45 p.m. scrimmage, which features a pitching matchup of junior right-hander Zac Houston versus Read more