College World Series missing some of its pop

Posted: June 27, 2013 at 4:20 a.m.

UCLA's Eric Filia celebrates as he scored in the seventh inning of an NCAA College World Series baseball game in Omaha, Neb. UCLA beat Mississippi State 8-0 in the title-clinching game, but tied the record for sacrifice bunts in a College World Series with 12 (AP Photo/Francis Gardler).

Maybe it was UCLA’s pitching, maybe it was the ballpark, or maybe Mississippi State’s bats just went cold.

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