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No. 3 Carolina Baseball Closes Road Schedule At Virginia Tech

No. 3 North Carolina hits the road for the last time this regular season when the Tar Heels visit Virginia Tech for the first of three Saturday at noon at English Field. Carolina swept an eight-game homestand to improve to 39-9 on the year. Included among the eight wins was a three-game sweep of No. 3 Clemson that saw the Tar Heels improve to 19-5 in the ACC. (GoHeels.com)

Ex-Cub Adam Greenberg puts positive spin on one of baseball's cruelest tales

Adam Greenberg (UNC 2000-02) got hit squarely in the head by a fastball on the first pitch he saw in the big leagues. The errant delivery, which caused concussion and vertigo symptoms lasting a couple years, effectively ended Greenberg's MLB career. Prior to a recent speaking appearance in Chicago, Greenberg said the Cubs' success only served to stir up his thoughts of what might have been. (Chicago Tribune)

Why Mets' Matt Harvey's start in Milwaukee might be biggest yet

Not to sound hyperbolic here, but Matt Harvey will take the mound Friday under far different circumstances than he did the last time out. Harvey had a bad week. His supermodel girlfriend dumped him for her ex, Super Bowl-winning New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman. It was done publicly, with paparazzi catching the two of them on the night of the Met Ball. (NJ.com)

Winston-Salem Dash's Landon Lassiter back doing what he does best

Come every baseball season since he was 5 years old, Landon Lassiter has hit the baseball. He hit during his youth and summer league days growing up around Thomasville and High Point. He hit at North Davidson High School. He hit .324 in 683 at-bats for the Tar Heels before signing with the Chicago White Sox as a 21st-round pick in 2015. (Winston-Salem Journal)

Bark At The Bosh Set For May 18 vs. Duke

Carolina baseball will host its second Bark at the Bosh event of the season as the Tar Heels host Duke on Thursday, May 18 at 6 p.m. Fans are invited to bring their dogs to the ballpark to enjoy this great matchup. The first 250 dogs and dog owners will receive a UNC dog leash. Human tickets for this game are only $7 and dog tickets are only $3! (GoHeels.com)

No. 3 UNC Baseball Wraps Perfect Homestand With 16-4 Win

Ashton McGee homered and drove in three runs as No. 3 North Carolina completed an 8-0 homestand with a 16-4 win over UNC Asheville Wednesday evening at Boshamer Stadium. Brandon Riley and Brian Miller both added three hits for Carolina, which improved to 39-9 with the victory. After five straight comeback wins, the Tar Heels took care of business early in this one. (GoHeels.com)

Video: North Carolina Baseball Walks Off in Extra Innings

North Carolina went into extra innings against Davidson on Tuesday night tied at six until Ashton McGee ended it. Check out the walk-off base hit that earned the Tar Heels another W. View Video...

Ashton McGee Lifts No. 3 Tar Heels To Third Straight Walk-Off Win

Ashton McGee's RBI double in the 10th gave No. 3 North Carolina a 7-6 win over Davidson Tuesday at Boshamer Stadium. The victory is UNC's seventh in a row, its fifth consecutive comeback win and a third straight in walk-off fashion. The Tar Heels, who drew a season-high 16 walks on the day, scored three times in the ninth before McGee's game-winning hit in the 10th. (GoHeels.com)

Matt Harvey rejoins Mets, apologizes for skipping game

A contrite Matt Harvey rejoined the New York Mets on Tuesday and apologized to his teammates after serving his three-day suspension for skipping a game last weekend. Harvey also apologized to fans who attended Sunday’s game expecting to see him pitch against Miami. Instead, he was sent home for not showing up to the ballpark for a game the night before. (Associated Press)

UNC's Logan Warmoth No Longer An Afterthought

Every Friday this season, UNC shortstop Logan Warmoth takes a backseat to junior righthander J.B. Bukauskas. It’s not a big deal to occasionally fall in Bukauskas’ shadow. He’s been one of the most impressive college arms in the 2017 draft class, showcasing his mid-to-upper 90s fastball and his double-plus slider regularly, with the results to back it up. (Baseball America)

UNC's Tyler Lynn Closing Strong

When senior left fielder Tyler Lynn looked at the UNC baseball schedule before the 2017 season, it finally hit him. It was his final season in Chapel Hill and he was only promised 56 more games of college baseball. So when the first series of the year rolled around in February, and Lynn didn’t see his name in the starting lineup, he knew a change needed to be made. (Inside Carolina)

No. 3 Diamond Heels Start Final Push With Midweek Pair

No. 3 North Carolina returns from a six-day exam break to host in-state foes Davidson and UNC Asheville Tuesday and Wednesday at 6 p.m. at Boshamer Stadium. UNC beat Richmond 5-4 on May 2 to improve to 37-9. Davidson is 24-21 after taking two of three from Saint Louis last weekend. UNCA dropped two of three to Radford over the weekend to fall to 19-26. (GoHeels.com)

White Sox re-sign Landon Lassiter, assign him to Winston-Salem Dash

Landon Lassiter’s departure from professional baseball lasted just 12 days. The former North Davidson and University of North Carolina star was re-signed on Sunday by the Chicago White Sox and assigned to the Advanced-A Winston-Salem Dash, the same team he was with at the end of the 2016 season. Lassiter was a 21st-round pick of the White Sox in 2015. (Lexington Dispatch)

Mets surprise visit to PJ-clad Harvey out of concern or distrust?

Several hours after Matt Harvey texted a Mets coach (or texted the coach back, depending on who tells the story) to let him know that he was ill and wouldn’t be coming to Citi Field for Saturday’s game against the Marlins, the Mets’ pitcher was visited at his Manhattan apartment by Mets security people sent by the team to see what was happening with him. (FanRag Sports)

This Week in UNC Baseball with Mike Fox

The Diamond Heels (37-9, 16-8 ACC) won their only game last week amid final exams and now prepare to face Davidson and UNC-Asheville this week before departing for a series at Virginia Tech. Coming off a limited slate, Inside Carolina polled head coach Mike Fox on the state of college baseball. (Inside Carolina)

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