Baseball

  • Student-athletes from the Vanderbilt baseball team do community outreach at Eakin Elementary School.

    WATCH: Student-athletes’ outreach at local elementary school featured on ‘Today’

    NBC’s Today show recently spotlighted the VandyBoys’ community outreach at Nashville’s Eakin Elementary School. Read More

    Dec 8, 2022

  • Vanderbilt University

    Floating on Air: Celebration follows walk-off home run in inaugural Smashville Showdown charity softball game

    Jonathan Vastine, No. 13, a sophomore infielder on the baseball team, celebrated a walk-off home run during the inaugural Smashville Showdown charity softball game—featuring a mix of Nashville Predators players and Vanderbilt student-athletes—at Hawkins Field on Sept. 19. Waiting at home plate were the rest of Team Ville, who… Read More

    Nov 4, 2022

  • Vanderbilt Baseball's Hawkins Field, home of the Vandy Boys

    Six Commodores selected in 2022 MLB Draft

    Six Vanderbilt student-athletes were selected across the three days of the 2022 Major League Baseball Draft. The Commodores boasted multiple selections on each day of the draft, including two first-round selections: Kumar Rocker and Spencer Jones. Read More

    Jul 20, 2022

  • Vanderbilt University

    Baseball stays alive at NCAA Regional

    Behind a strong pitching performance, the Vanderbilt baseball team claimed an 8-1 victory over top-seeded Oregon State on Sunday evening at Goss Stadium. With the win, the VandyBoys force a game seven in the NCAA Corvallis Regional. Vanderbilt returns to action today for a winner-take-all matchup with Oregon State set for a 3 p.m. CT first pitch airing live on ESPN+. Read More

    Jun 6, 2022

  • Tour De Hawkins 5K

    Tour De Hawkins 5K set for April 2

    Lace up your running shoes and prepare for a trip around Hawkins Field and other Vanderbilt athletics venues for the first-ever Tour De Hawkins 5K. This unique 5K course will give participants the opportunity to run through several of the athletic facilities on Vanderbilt’s campus. The event is scheduled for Saturday, April 2, at 9 a.m. and is part of Vanderbilt Baseball's Military Appreciation Weekend, when the VandyBoys will take on in-state rival Tennessee.  Read More

    Mar 11, 2022

  • Jabari Brown

    Inaugural recipient of Maggie Corbin Minority Baseball Apprenticeship named

    Jabari Brown is the first recipient of Vanderbilt Athletics' Maggie Corbin Minority Baseball Apprenticeship, created by Maggie and Tim Corbin to bolster the pipeline of minority coaches in college baseball. Read More

    Oct 21, 2021

  • Vanderbilt pitchers Kumar Rocker (left) and Jack Leiter (right).

    Commodore duo selected in top 10 of MLB draft

    Vanderbilt student-athletes Jack Leiter and Kumar Rocker, both pitchers for the Commodore baseball team, were selected on night one of the 2021 MLB draft Sunday evening. Leiter went second overall to the Texas Rangers, and Rocker was picked 10th by the New York Mets. Read More

    Jul 12, 2021

  • The Vanderbilt Commodores at the 2021 College World Series

    VandyBoys gave Commodore Nation a season to remember

    Chancellor Daniel Diermeier and Vice Chancellor for Athletics and University Affairs and Athletic Director Candice Lee reflect on how an unforgettable College World Series journey for the Commodore baseball team brought the entire Vanderbilt community together. Read More

    Jul 1, 2021

  • The Commodores on the field at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha for the 2021 College World Series.

    Vanderbilt falls to Mississippi State; winner-take-all Game 3 on Wednesday

    Mississippi State forced a third and decisive game by beating Vanderbilt 13-2 on Tuesday at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha in the finals of the College World Series. The national champion will now be decided at 6 p.m. CT Wednesday. The game will be televised live on ESPN2. Read More

    Jun 30, 2021

  • Vanderbilt Baseball's Hawkins Field, home of the Vandy Boys

    Hawkins Field to host College World Series watch parties

    Vanderbilt welcomes Commodore fans to Hawkins Field on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, if necessary, to watch the College World Series championship series featuring Vanderbilt and Mississippi State. Fan activities are from 4 to 6:30 p.m. each day on the concourse, with first pitch at 6 p.m. Read More

    Jun 28, 2021

  • The Vanderbilt Commodores at the 2021 College World Series

    Message from Diermeier, Lee regarding championship series awaiting VandyBoys in Omaha

    Chancellor Daniel Diermeier and Vice Chancellor and Athletic Director Candice Lee congratulate Coach Tim Corbin and the VandyBoys on advancing to the championship series of the College World Series in a message to Commodore Nation. Read More

    Jun 27, 2021

  • The Commodores on the field at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha for the 2021 College World Series.

    Vanderbilt advances to finals of College World Series

    The Commodores will play Mississippi State in a best-of-three championship series beginning at 6 p.m. CT Monday at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha. Vanderbilt's Hawkins Field will host watch parties on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, if necessary, with the games streaming on the video board. Fan activities are from 4 to 6:30 p.m. each day on the concourse. Read More

    Jun 27, 2021

  • Vanderbilt scratched across two more runs—the final one coming on a wild pitch—to defeat Stanford 6-5 in an elimination game at the College World Series in Omaha on Wednesday, June 23, 2021.

    Vanderbilt beats Stanford at College World Series to keep season alive

    Down 5-4 with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, the Commodores scratched across two runs—the final one coming on a wild pitch—to defeat Stanford 6-5 in an elimination game at the College World Series in Omaha on Wednesday. Vanderbilt survives to face North Carolina State at 1 p.m. CT on Friday. Read More

    Jun 24, 2021

  • The Commodores on the field at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha for the 2021 College World Series.

    Vanderbilt faces Stanford today in elimination game at College World Series

    Having lost 1-0 to North Carolina State on Monday at the College World Series, the Commodores need to beat Stanford at 6 p.m. CT Wednesday at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha to keep their season alive. A victory would earn the VandyBoys a rematch with North Carolina State on Friday. Read More

    Jun 23, 2021

  • Vanderbilt secured a 7-6 win over Arizona in 12 innings at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha on Saturday, June 19, 2021. 

    VandyBoys win College World Series opener; next game is today

    Vanderbilt secured a 7-6 win over Arizona in 12 innings at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha on Saturday in the Commodores' opening game of the 2021 College World Series. The VandyBoys next play North Carolina State Monday at 6 p.m. CT. Read More

    Jun 20, 2021

  • Coach Tim Corbin (center) flanked by Vanderbilt players in the studio at the 2021 College World Series in Omaha, Nebraska. (Vanderbilt University)

    VandyBoys play Saturday in College World Series

    The VandyBoys make their 2021 College World Series debut Saturday at 6 p.m. CT against Arizona. The game will be televised live on ESPN. Stay tuned to VUCommodores.com for information on fan events in Omaha, Nashville-area watch parties, where to get CWS gear and more. Read More

    Jun 17, 2021

  • Omaha Bound - Vanderbilt Baseball plays in 2021 College World Series

    VandyBoys head to College World Series; team sendoff is Wednesday

    The VandyBoys are Omaha bound for their fifth College World Series appearance. National champions in 2014 and 2019, Vanderbilt is one of eight teams playing for the 2021 national title starting Saturday, June 19. Fan are invited to send off the team from Hawkins Field Wednesday and may begin lining up at 11 a.m. Read More

    Jun 15, 2021

  • The Commodores beat East Carolina 4-1 on Saturday at Hawkins Field to win their Super Regional and advance to the College World Series. Vanderbilt, national champions in 2014 and 2019, will be one of eight teams playing for a national title starting June 18 in Omaha, Nebraska.

    Vanderbilt advances to College World Series

    The Commodores beat East Carolina 4-1 on Saturday at Hawkins Field to win their Super Regional and advance to the College World Series. Vanderbilt, national champions in 2014 and 2019, will be one of eight teams playing for a national title starting June 18 in Omaha, Nebraska. Read More

    Jun 14, 2021

  • Vanderbilt Baseball's Hawkins Field, home of the Vandy Boys

    Baseball Super Regional begins today

    Vanderbilt will host East Carolina in the NCAA Nashville Super Regional for a best-of-three set beginning Friday morning at 11 a.m. CT, with action airing live on ESPN2. Read More

    Jun 11, 2021

  • Vanderbilt beat Georgia Tech in 11 innings early Monday morning, June 7, 2021, to advance in the NCAA tournament. The Commodores will next host East Carolina at Hawkins Field in a three-game super regional series.

    Grand slam sends baseball to Super Regional

    Vanderbilt beat Georgia Tech in 11 innings in a game that stretched to early Monday morning to advance in the NCAA tournament. The Commodores will next host East Carolina at Hawkins Field in a three-game Super Regional series.  Read More

    Jun 7, 2021