|Notre Dame Fighting Irish baseball|
|University||University of Notre Dame|
|Head coach||Link Jarrett (1st season)|
|Conference|| ACC |
|Location||Notre Dame, Indiana|
|Home stadium|| Frank Eck Stadium |
|Colors||Blue and Gold |
|College World Series appearances|
|NCAA Tournament appearances|
|1949, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1963, 1970, 1989, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1996, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2015|
|Conference tournament champions|
|1989, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006|
|1999, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2006|
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish baseball team represents the University of Notre Dame in NCAA Division I college baseball. Notre Dame competes as a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference and plays its home games at Frank Eck Stadium in Notre Dame, Indiana.
The University of Notre Dame du Lac is a private Catholic research university in Notre Dame, Indiana, United States, outside the city of South Bend. The main campus covers 1,261 acres (510 ha) in a suburban setting; it contains a number of recognizable landmarks, such as the Golden Dome, the Word of Life mural, Notre Dame Stadium, and the Basilica. The school was founded in 1842, by its first president, The Rev. Edward Sorin.
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) is a nonprofit organization that regulates student athletes from 1,268 North American institutions and conferences. It also organizes the athletic programs of many colleges and universities in the United States and Canada, and helps more than 480,000 college student-athletes who compete annually in college sports. The organization is headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana.
College baseball is baseball that is played on the intercollegiate level at institutions of higher education. In comparison to football and basketball, college competition in the United States plays a smaller role in developing professional players, as baseball's professional minor leagues are more extensive, with a greater history of supplying players to the top professional league. Moving directly from high school to the professional level is more common in baseball than in football or basketball. However, if players do opt to enroll at a four-year college to play baseball, they must complete three years to regain professional eligibility, unless they reach age 21 before starting their third year of college. Players who enroll at junior colleges regain eligibility after one year at that level. In the most recently completed 2017 season, there were 298 NCAA Division I teams in the United States.
Moving to Notre Dame in 1995, Paul Mainieri turned the Fighting Irish into a perennial postseason contender winning the Big East tournament a record 5 straight seasons, making the NCAA Tournament 9 out of 12 seasons, and leading the Irish to one College World Series appearance in 2002. He won the 2001 Big East Coach of the Year award. In total, Mainieri posted a .714 winning percentage going 533–213–3 in twelve seasons.
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Evansville's Dave Schrage then earned what he called his dream job, succeeding Mainieri as head coach at Notre Dame.Mik Aoki was named the team's 23rd head coach in team history in the summer of 2010. On June 8, 2019, Notre Dame announced that they would not renew Aoki's contract for the 2020 season.
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On July 12, 2019, Link Jarrett was named the 24th coach in team history.
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|1957||5–3||.625||College World Series (4th place)|
|1989||1–2||.333||West II Regional|
|1996||1–2||.333||South I Regional|
|1999||1–2||.333||South Bend Regional|
|2001||3–2||.600||South Bend Regional|
|2002||6–3||.667||College World Series (5th place)|
|2004||2–2||.500||South Bend Regional|
|42–46||.477||2 CWS Appearances|
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|John Axford||P||72||Toronto Blue Jays|
|Craig Counsell||Manager||30||Milwaukee Brewers|
|Trey Mancini||OF||16||Baltimore Orioles|
|David Phelps||P||37||Chicago Cubs|
|A.J. Pollock||OF||11||Los Angeles Dodgers|
|Jeff Samardzija||P||29||San Francisco Giants|
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