Spartans Hit The Diamond For First Full Practice

Andre Mercurio returns for his junior year in 2013-14. He was an Alaska Baseball League All-Star during summer ball.

Oct. 8, 2013

This week the San José State baseball team hits the practice field as a team for the first time this season, and head coach Dave Nakama is excited for his first look at the 2013-14 team.

The team's wave of 22 new players and it's group of savvy veterans, including Matt Carroll, Matt Lopez, Andre Mercurio and Jacob Valdez, all took to the field to begin preparation for SJSU's inaugural season in the Mountain West.

Below you can check out coach Nakama's reaction to the beginning of a new season, his second at San José State.

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