It’s Episode 41 and Keith recaps a big sweep with two come-from-behind wins over the Rice Owls including a Sunday walk-off by TJ Rumfield. The Red Raiders are headed to Biloxi to play the Mississippi State Bulldogs in a two-game midweek and Keith’s got your preview.
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It’s a quick bite this week as Keith recaps the Red Raiders’ midweek domination of the UNLV Runnin’ Rebels and looks ahead to what should be a similar outcome over the visiting Rice Owls. It’s Episode 40 of Dinger Derby!
In Episode 39 Keith recaps a big weekend sweep against FAU and the Florida State Seminoles. He’ll hand out weekly awards and look ahead to the two-game midweek hosting UNLV. The Red Raiders are 11-1 on the season and the bullpen depth is incredible. It’s a great time to be a Red Raider!
It’s Episode 38 and Keith is recapping the midweek sweep over the Southern Jaguars in Lubbock and looking ahead to the trip to Tallahassee to face Florida Atlantic and Florida State at Dick Howser Stadium!
In Episode 37 Keith recaps the Red Raiders’ trip to Dell Diamond in Round Rock, TX to face the Tennessee Volunteers, Stanford Cardinal, and Houston Cougars. Keith also addresses what FloBaseball did to all of us and looks ahead to the Southern Jaguars who head to Lubbock Tuesday and Wednesday for a midweek series.
The Red Raiders scored 65 runs, pounded 12 taters, and dominated the University of Northern Colorado and Houston Baptist University over four games on opening weekend. In Episode 36 Keith recaps it all, runs through the stats so far, and looks ahead to the huge test that will be the Round Rock Classic next weekend.
Opening weekend is upon us! In Episode 35 Gus and George join Keith again to talk TV broadcasts, break down what we’ve seen in January and February scrimmages, and who we expect to see on the field and on the mound this weekend against Houston Baptist and Northern Colorado.
Keith is joined in Episode 34 by Kendall Rogers, Co-Managing Editor of D1Baseball.com, to talk national college baseball news, break down the 2020 Big 12 contenders, and of course to talk Texas Tech Baseball and what the Red Raiders have cooking in 2020. Don’t miss this one less than two weeks away from opening day!
It’s a supersized Episode 33 to kick-off 2020! Keith is joined by TTU baseball insiders Dr. Mike Gustafson and George Watson to break down Fall Camp and the Red & Black Series, talk rosters and newcomers, and look over the Red Raiders’ 2020 schedule. As always, there’s plenty of reminiscing and Ty Harpenau will get the answer he so desperately needs “Who is the softest body on the team now that Cam got picked up?”
Keith joined in with the guys from Guns Up Nation, Michael from 23 Personnel, and Jackson from Ramblin’ Raiders for a crossover podcasting event! They recap the last year and share their views of Tech’s highs and lows of the last year and have plenty of fun along the way!
Keith is joined in Episode 32 once again by Mike Gustafson! You know Gus is a wealth of knowledge about Texas Tech Baseball and college baseball in general. They cover the Arkansas game, the upcoming Florida State game, Braxton Fulford’s play this season, and Mike Martin’s legacy and connection to Tim Tadlock. Keith will be back after the Florida State game to talk about what’s next for the Red Raiders!
Keith breaks down the loss to Michigan in Game 1 of the College World Series and looks ahead to the matchup with the Arkansas Razorbacks. Keith will be back in your feed as soon as possible after the Monday matchup with Arkansas to talk about what’s next for the Red Raiders.
Keith is joined by Co-Managing Editor of D1Baseball.com Kendall Rogers in Episode 30! They break down the Red Raiders’ rise through the end of the season and look ahead to the College World Series Game 1 matchup with the Michigan Wolverines. Keith is headed to Omaha and will be back in your feed after Game 1 to recap and look ahead to Monday’s matchup!
Keith recaps an incredible Super Regional in Lubbock against the Oklahoma State Cowboys. He’ll be back in your feed this week with a special guest to look ahead to the Michigan Wolverines, who Texas Tech will meet in Game 1 of the 2019 College World Series on Saturday, June 15th at 1:00 CST.
Keith dives into Episode 28 with a recap of the Lubbock Regional hosting Dallas Baptist, Florida, and Army. He also talks about an exciting MiLB promotion, recaps how Red Raiders fared in the MLB Draft, and then jumps into a Super Regional preview. Keith will be back in your feed next week with a Super Regional recap!
It’s Episode 27 and Keith is here with a preview of the Lubbock Regional as Texas Tech prepares to host the Dallas Baptist Patriots, Florida Gators, and Army Black Knights. The Red Raiders will face Army Friday at 3:00 pm and DBU and Florida will face off Friday evening. Keith will be back in your feed after the Regional with a recap and Super-Regional preview (if necessary). The Red Raiders are the #8 National Seed so they are guaranteed to host their Super-Regional should they advance, they are paired with the Oklahoma City Regional hosted by the Oklahoma State Cowboys.
It’s Episode 26 of Dinger Derby and the Red Raiders are Big 12 Champions for the third time in four years! They took down the TCU Horned Frogs when it counted and now Keith looks ahead to the Big 12 Tournament, a potential Top 8 National Seed, and who the Big 12 Player of the Year will be.
It’s Episode 25! Keith discusses the current projections and Tech’s potential for snagging a Top 8 National Seed. He also previews the TCU Horned Frogs who are headed to Lubbock for the regular season finale. Keith will be back in your feed to recap the TCU series and preview the Big 12 Tournament.
It’s Episode 24! Keith recaps the sweep over the Sooners in Norman and the midweek win over FIU in Lubbock. He also looks at the national position the Red Raiders find themselves in and what they need to do to win the Big 12 Conference and to secure a Top 8 National Seed on Selection Monday.
Keith will be back in your feed next week to preview the final regular-season series with the TCU Horned Frogs in Lubbock.
It’s Episode 23 from Austin, TX! Keith recaps the disappointing 6-3 Tuesday loss to UTRGV and the wild 19-11 victory on Wednesday with 19 unanswered runs by Red Raider hitters. He also looks ahead to the final Big 12 road trip of the season against the Oklahoma Sooners in Norman.
Keith will be back in your feed on Monday recapping the series with the Sooners and looking ahead to the doubleheader with FIU prior to the finals break.
It’s Episode 22! Keith recaps the HUGE series sweep at home over the Oklahoma State Cowboys and looks ahead to the two-game midweek series against the UT Rio Grande Valley Vaqueros. There are series awards to hand out too.
Keith will be back in your feed Thursday with a preview of the final Big 12 road series of the season in Norman against the Sooners of Oklahoma!
During his weekly radio show, Coach Tadlock expressed his displeasure with the negativity focused at Kirby Hocutt and other athletic directors over the third paid assistant vote. Keith provides those full comments and his thoughts, breaks down the midweek win over the New Mexico Lobos, and looks ahead to a big series with the Big 12 leading Oklahoma State Cowboys all in Episode 21!
Keith references comments on Twitter by Kendall Rogers of D1Baseball.com that described Coach Tadlock’s feelings about this vote, insinuated that this could be a reason Tadlock leaves Texas Tech, and the ongoing false dilemma of a no vote equalling a lack of support for baseball. Number 6 was pretty clear about his feelings in his own comments, the tweets from Kendall are below for your reference.
It’s been a feisty Easter weekend on Twitter for fans of college baseball, but Keith is back in your feed with Episode 20. He’s recapping a BIG series victory at home over the then Big 12 leading Baylor Bears including an extra innings 6 run comeback that fell just short, a walk-off win, and a walk-off run-rule win as well.
Whew, Keith got fired up in Episode 19!
Throwin’ Ched with Raider Red is no longer a question segment, it’s about the soapbox now. Kendall Rogers and Aaron Fitt of D1Baseball.com have been calling out Kirby Hocutt and banging their drum loudly recently. After being ghosted by Kendall more than once for an interview, Keith gives us his thoughts about their “coverage” and why Kirby Hocutt may be voting no.
He also recaps the 13-6 loss to Duke on Tuesday and previews a very important homestand against the Big 12 Conference leader Baylor Bears over Easter weekend.
It’s Episode 18 and Keith is recapping a 1-2 weekend in West Virginia that was capped by a fantastic performance on the mound in a complete game, two-hit, shutout by Caleb Kilian on Sunday with zero free passes and all in less than 100 pitches. Keith also previews the Duke Blue Devils who the Red Raiders play Tuesday in a midweek matchup in North Carolina.
In Episode 17 Keith looks back at the 10-5 win over the New Mexico State Aggies in front of a big crowd at Security Bank Stadium in Midland. He also previews the West Virginia Mountaineers, who the Red Raiders will be facing in Morgantown this weekend in a Big 12 road test.
Keith recaps the Big 12 home opener against the Kansas Jayhawks, hands out series awards, previews the midweek matchup with New Mexico State, and finds a soapbox about fans who can’t support their own team.
It’s Episode 15 and Keith recaps the two-game midweek in Albuquerque against the New Mexico Lobos. Keith is also joined by the Voice of the Kansas Jayhawks Brian Hanni! Brian is no stranger to Lubbock having spent four years calling Texas Tech Baseball and men’s basketball. He and Keith talk some hoops before looking ahead to the Big 12 weekend matchup between Kansas and the Red Raiders at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.
On Episode 14 Keith reflects on Texas Tech Basketball making the first Final Four in school history and the parallels between Coach Beard and Coach Tadlock. He recaps the weekend series win over the Kansas State Wildcats on the road in Manhattan and looks ahead to the two-game midweek in Albuquerque against the New Mexico Lobos.
We’ll be back in your feed on Thursday with a preview of the weekend home series against the Kansas Jayhawks.
It’s lucky Episode 13 and Keith welcomes in Dr. Mike Gustafson to discuss the season so far and look ahead to the upcoming weekend series in Manhattan, KS against the Kansas State Wildcats. Mike is the color analyst for the Texas Tech Baseball radio broadcast and the television broadcast. He was also played baseball at Texas Tech from 1986-1989 and was a four-year letterman.
In Episode 12 Keith recaps the Red Raiders’ three-game sweep of the Michigan Wolverines and their two-game split with the Hatters of Stetson.
Keith will preview the road trip to Manhattan to face the Kansas State Wildcats and be in your feed on Thursday.
In Episode 11 Keith takes a look at the Michigan Wolverines and the Stetson Hatters, who are both headed to town to face the Red Raiders Thursday-Monday, and play each other once as well.
Are Michigan’s elite pitching numbers all they’re cracked up to be? Is Stetson the Super Regional Hatters team we remember as last year’s Cinderella story? Find out in this week’s episode!
In Episode 10 Keith recaps the Red Raiders’ Big 12 opening series in Austin against the Texas Longhorns. The Red Raiders dropped the Friday contest 4-3, pitched a combined one-hit shutout Saturday en route to a 3-0 victory, and dropped the Sunday game 4-3 as well.
It’s the Spring Break edition, just one episode this week! In Episode 009 Keith recaps the Red Raiders’ sweep of the Wichita State Shockers and looks ahead to the Big 12 road trip to Austin to face the #12 Texas Longhorns.
As an update to the update, the UNM Lobo game moved from April 24 to Tuesday March 12 has been moved back to April, so there will be no midweek this week.
This week in Episode 008 Keith recaps a wild two-game midweek in San Diego against the Aztecs of San Diego State and looks ahead to a home series with the Wichita State Shockers, one of college baseball’s most storied programs of the past 30 years.
San Diego State Aztecs
Wichita State Shockers
Friday, March 8, @ 6:30 p.m. – Fox Sports Southwest Plus
Saturday, March 9 @ 2:00 p.m. – Texas Tech TV
Sunday, March 10 @ 1:00 p.m. – Fox Sports Southwest
This week in Episode 007 Keith will recap the miserable Frisco College Baseball Classic and find the few high points there. He’ll also look ahead to the Red Raiders’ two-game midweek matchup at Tony Gwynn Stadium with the San Diego State Aztecs.
Game 3 – Sunday, March 3rd @ 3:00 p.m.
Final Score: CANCELLED
San Diego State Aztecs
Tuesday, March 5, @ 8:00 p.m. (CST)
Wednesday, March 6, @ 3:00 p.m. (CST)
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In Episode 006 Keith recaps the Red Raiders’ 7-0 midweek win over the New Mexico State Aggies and previews the upcoming Frisco College Baseball Classic billed as “The Best Outside of Omaha.”
Check out this interview with Sam Houston State Bearkats Head Coach Matt Deggs on the College Baseball Now podcast. Coach Deggs has quite a story.
In a new bi-weekly format Keith breaks down the series sweep of the Kentucky Wildcats, gives his series awards, and previews the Red Raiders’ first midweek matchup hosting the New Mexico State Aggies.
NEW MEXICO STATE AGGIES
Tuesday, February 26th @ 2pm
Join Keith this week as he recaps the opening weekend series with the Oregon Ducks and previews the upcoming homestand against the Kentucky Wildcats. Keith presents his first Hitter of the Series, Pitcher of the Series, and Player of the Series awards and answers your questions in Throwin’ Ched with Raider Red!
Game 4 – Monday, February 18th
CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER
Game 1 – Friday, February 22nd @ 2pm
Game 2 – Saturday, February 23rd @ 2pm
Game 3 – Sunday, February 24th @ 1pm
This week Keith touches on some national news in college baseball, wraps up the preseason awards and ranking lists, previews the Oregon Ducks before opening weekend, and answers your questions in Throwin’ Ched with Raider Red.
Check out this column from Aaron Fitt of D1Baseball.com regarding the Big 10’s stance on the upcoming vote for a third paid assistant coach in college baseball and softball.
This episode Keith looks at all of the preseason accolades the Red Raiders have received from the Big 12 and at the national level. He dives into the newly released roster and covers the television schedule for Texas Tech Baseball. Keith also premiers the mailbag segment and answers some questions from Twitter in Throwin’ Ched with Raider Red.
Jamie Lent, Texas Tech Baseball radio broadcaster and Program Director of Double T 97.3, joins Keith to reminisce about the 2014 season, recap 2018, and break down every position for the stacked 2019 Texas Tech Baseball team.
Welcome to Dinger Derby! The first and only podcast devoted to Texas Tech Red Raider Baseball.
In this introductory episode get to know a little bit about Keith and why the heck he’s here talking about baseball in January.
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See you in January!