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Baseball Rightfielder Named National Player of the Week


Matt Diaz receives the honors.

May 25, 1998


TALLAHASSEE, FL — Freshman rightfielder Matt Diaz was named Collegiate Baseball magazine’s National Player of the Week after his MVP performance in the NCAA Atlantic II Regional.


Diaz batted .750 (15-for-20) with 12 runs scored, five doubles, seven home runs and 19 RBI during the four-game tournament. He also belted four home runs against Oklahoma, tying an FSU and NCAA Regional record.

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