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Turning Point: Baseball Team Has Found Its Mojo

Street talks about the turning point (Gallagher)

Recently, some subscribers asked what is the matter with the UT baseball team. It may come as a surprise that No. 9 Texas, forty games into the season, is at a remarkably comparable spot to last year's national champion team at the same point in the season. What's more, this year's league-leading squad is at a more advantageous spot in the Big 12 standings than was the 2002 bunch following the Oklahoma series. Team members can locate a pivotal point where both seasons turned for the better.

Last year's bunch stood at 30-10 at this juncture while head coach Augie Garrido's current crew has tallied a 29-11 mark against far superior competition. Texas has played 22 games against teams that are either currently ranked in the three major baseball polls (Baseball America, Collegiate Baseball, Sports Weekly/ESPN) or that were ranked at the time of the contest. More important, Texas is now...

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