2.11: Cal baseball team reacts to news about program's end
Hear from the Cal coach and one of the Golden Bear players on Friday's announcement.
We know from saving the Giants that you may not have all the answer all the future -- answers but you've got to solve the immediate problem I think we -- assault for the immediate problem he had with I would be very disappointed at the sports were limited. One girl that is most certainly that the point of Friday evening and how baseball program as we head back in the com's story of the day weren't free -- -- -- elimination act pounds -- stayed on Friday. However baseball and men's gymnastics. Where -- -- not among that. And with that. We'll welcome back -- longhorns who was with the baseball team has good news trickled down. Downing a while the mood like out there among the players and coaches that they found out. Well one -- -- they are disappointed and head coach David extras that he knew when the mood of the meeting this morning that it was not good news for the baseball program. But he said he never imagined that it would come down to that. That this stand here and then. Diamond next year this time they'll be empty as a program that's been around for a 119. Years. Come -- and here in Berkeley as we now -- My emotions are obviously disappointed in that an injury. I have a lot of sympathy and empathy for our players. But the heartbreaking part is it took this long time to build a program to -- you know you were a contender a playoff contender on the yearly basis and that's what we all -- And hand. To Seattle come crashing down in. And all at once is difficult loss. When you found out three sportswear sustained what was the reasoning behind that monetary actions that -- play well a little disbelief. You know quite frankly a little disbelief that it wasn't you know as they set all or nothing because I know. Our leadership team that the people who were behind the base. Ball. Effort. Quite frankly we're where we're trying to round up support for all five you know win in direct people that hate you don't have to give just a baseball if you give to gymnastics or rugby or any the other sports. Do your help in baseball that -- and I'll let us down one bit. As a university let us down. Sure it's. Yeah it's it doesn't only affect us and affects all of College Baseball it's. And the score we've gone from our alumni from our boosters has been unbelievable. It's a shame that. There wasn't enough and you know I wish you -- done this things they've done it would have been best case scenario now we just -- move forward.