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March 03, 2015
Golden Spikes Spotlight: Mike Shawaryn
In partnership with D1Baseball.com, the Golden Spikes Award takes an in-depth look each week at a candidate for the 2015 USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award.
February 10, 2015
50-player preseason GSA watch list unveiled
USA Baseball released its 50-player preseason USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award watch list on Tuesday, beginning the organization's journey to naming the top amateur baseball player in the country in a trophy presentation on Tuesday, June 23, in Los Angeles.
February 24, 2015
Golden Spikes Spotlight: Kevin Newman
Coming out of high school in Poway, Calif., Kevin Newman was a skinny right-handed-hitting infielder who lacked the strength to succeed in pro ball right away. But scouts who had seen him play often enough knew there was more to Newman than first meets the eye.
January 26, 2015
Golden Spikes Award committee formed
USA Baseball announced today the formation of the Golden Spikes Award committee that will select the watch lists and semifinalists for the USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award, given annually to the top amateur baseball player in the U.S.
February 16, 2015
Golden Spikes Roundup: February 16
The 2015 college baseball season is underway after an exciting opening weekend. With love in the air on Valentine's Day, many of the top players in the country shined, while others impressed in debuts. There were upsets, heartbreak, homers and happy fans all over the country as college baseball returned.
July 17, 2014
A.J. Reed Wins 2014 Golden Spikes Award
Kentucky's A.J. Reed was selected as the recipient of the 2014 Golden Spikes Award on Thursday, USA Baseball announced.
June 03, 2014
2014 Golden Spikes Award Finalists Announced
USA Baseball unveiled the three finalists for the 2014 USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award in a selection show on GoldenSpikesAward.com on Tuesday. This year, the award will be presented to the nation's top amateur baseball player for the 37th consecutive season.
May 19, 2014
Golden Strikes: Sam Travis
This edition of Golden Strikes features Indiana University junior infielder Sam Travis, one of 60 players on the preseason Golden Spikes Award watch list.
May 16, 2014
Golden Strikes: Erick Fedde
This edition of Golden Strikes features UNLV junior pitcher Erick Fedde, one of 60 players on the preseason Golden Spikes Award watch list.
May 27, 2014
2014 Golden Spikes Award semifinalists named
USA Baseball announced the semifinalists for the 2014 Golden Spikes Award on Tuesday. Twenty-one athletes from around the country were named semifinalists for the 37th Golden Spikes Award, presented to the top amateur baseball player in the U.S.
May 13, 2014
ULL's Adams anchors explosive offense
When Texarkana College discontinued its baseball program after the 2012 season, freshmen like Caleb Adams had to find new homes. It couldn't have worked out any better for Adams, or for Louisiana-Lafayette. Adams, a junior outfielder, leads ULL's explosive offense in home runs (10), doubles (16), triples (6), walks (36), on-base percentage (.507) and slugging percentage (.717).
May 12, 2014
Golden Strikes: DJ Stewart
This edition of Golden Strikes features Florida State sophomore outfielder DJ Stewart, one of 60 players on the preseason Golden Spikes Award watch list.