Crimson Tide Roll Call: June 4, 2019

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Christopher Walsh

An abbreviated edition of the Roll Call will appear this week. Today is …

National Cheese Day

Today’s Crimson Tide schedule

• No games scheduled

How to watch, keep up with the Crimson Tide

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Crimson Tide results

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Countdown to the Crimson Tide’s 2019 opener

88 days

Did you notice?

• Nick Saban held his annual leadership lake day with the Crimson Tide’s veteran players:

• Alabama baseball signee C.J. Abrams was the No. 6-overall pick in the 2019 MLB Draft by the San Diego Padres.

• The Crimson Tide baseball team has 17 players ready to participate in nine different summer leagues:

Player Summer team League

Brett Auerbach Brewster Whitecaps Cape Cod

Daniel Carinci Winter Park Diamond Dawgs Florida Collegiate

Casey Cobb Willmar Stingers Northwoods

Tyler Gentry Brewster Whitecaps Cape Cod

Brock Guffey Palm Beach Snow Birds Collegiate League of the Palm Beaches

Justin King Willmar Stingers Northwoods

Chase Lee Bethesda Big Train Cal Ripken

Walker McCleney Danville Dans Prospect

Morgan McCullough Brewster Whitecaps Cape Cod

Jacob McNairy Mat-Su Miners Alaska

Dylan Oliver Strasburg Express Valley

Tyler Ras Falmouth Commodores Cape Cod

T.J. Reeves Wisconsin Woodchucks Northwoods

Garret Rukes Willmar Stingers Northwoods

Connor Shamblin Brewster Whitecaps Cape Cod

Dylan Smith Amsterdam Mohawks Perfect Game

Drew Williamson Mat-Su Miners Alaska

• NCAA softball: UCLA routed Oklahoma in Game 1 of best-of-three championship series, 16-3.

On this date in Crimson Tide history:

June 4, 2018: Legendary basketball coach C.M. Newton died.

Crimson Tide quote of the day:

"I don’t think there’s been a better person in athletics than C.M. Newton. In all athletics, not just basketball. He had the utmost respect from people." — former Kentucky coach Tubby Smith