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Aggie head baseball coach Jim Schlossnagle named president of American Baseball Coaches Association

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Texas A&M baseball head coach Jim Schlossnagle was recently named President of the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) for 2023. “I’m truly honored to be a small part of the leadership of the ABCA,” Schlossnagle said. “There is no greater organization for coaches at all levels and I look forward to helping advance our profession and grow the great game of baseball in the coming year."
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Jim Schlossnagle discuss transfer players influence, replacing Troy Claunch

Jim Schlossnagle was aided by transfers during his first year in College Station. Most notably, his starting catcher, Troy Claunch, was a monumental piece of the Aggies team and their eventual postseason run to the College World Series. The former All-Pac-12 player had his pick of schools throughout the country after stellar seasons at national powerhouse Oregon State. However, he wound up picking Texas A&M, and Schlossnagle is forever grateful.

College World Series: Texas A&M reignited fan base with run to Omaha, Jim Schlossnagle says

The College World Series' first finalist is set, as Oklahoma defeated No. 5 Texas A&M 5-1 on Wednesday to win Bracket 1 in Omaha, Nebraska. So ends a highly successful season for the Aggies, who missed the postseason entirely last year and appear to have been rejuvenated by the hiring of coach Jim Schlossnagle. A veteran lineup ran through the SEC and produced the program's best season in a long time.

Jim Schlossnagle hopes Texas A&M's 2022 season will 'speed up' renovating home ballpark

An impressive Year 1 for Texas A&M baseball under coach Jim Schlossnagle came to a close Wednesday. The Aggies were eliminated from the College World Series by Oklahoma. Even though Texas A&M fell short of winning it all, the 2022 season was a terrific start to the Schlossnagle era. The former TCU coach inherited a team that went 29-27 overall and 9-21 in SEC play in 2021, finishing last in the SEC West. Schlossnagle’s first Texas A&M team finished the 2022 regular season by winning the SEC West (19-11 conference record) before going on to win 7 NCAA Tournament games for 44 total victories.

Jim Schlossnagle admits pitching decision may have been a mistake, credits Oklahoma

Texas A&M’s season is over. Coach Jim Schlossnagle wasn’t able to bring home a championship trophy in year one, but getting as close as the Aggies did, the year as a whole has to be considered a success. Texas A&M was one of the final four teams standing in the entire country in year one under Schloss. But he fell to a team he faced every year when he coached at TCU as Oklahoma took A&M down 5-1 to end their season and advance to the championship series.

Jim Schlossnagle reveals moment season turned for Texas A&M

Texas A&M is headed back to College Station following a season-ending loss to Oklahoma at the College World Series. The Aggies were two wins away from playing in the title series, but the Sooners shut them down on Wednesday to secure the spot themselves. But the season was still a rousing success in Jim Schlossnagle’s first year at the helm of the Aggies program. In reflecting on the year following the loss, Schlossngale revealed that a position change really swung the season for A&M.

Texas A&M head coach Jim Schlossnagle discusses choice to start Nathan Dettmer on 3 days' rest

Texas A&M starting pitcher Nathan Dettmer found himself on the wrong end of a 13-8 loss to future SEC foe Oklahoma in the Aggies’ opening game of the 2022 College World Series. After getting the nod from head coach Jim Schlossnagle, Dettmer failed to get out of the 2nd inning, giving up 7 runs — all earned — on 4 hits while walking 3 and striking out just 1.