Topic: Baseball

Schapiro ’19: Shohei Ohtani for Rookie of the Year

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Schapiro ’19: Shohei Ohtani for Rookie of the Year

September 16, 2018 0 comments

Back in March, I called Shohei Ohtani “the most exciting baseball story of the year, or even the decade.”

Schapiro ’19: Use the right stats, not the common ones

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Schapiro ’19: Use the right stats, not the common ones

September 13, 2018 0 comments

For the most part, baseball writers watched and described baseball the same way from about 1860 to 2001, give or take a few years either way.

After negotiations made to keep the Pawtucket PawSox in Rhode Island for the next thirty years fell through, R.I. officials voiced their frustration and disappointment with State House leadership for changing legislation.

Metro, News

PawSox to move to Worcester, MA

September 4, 2018 0 comments

The Pawtucket PawSox, Rhode Island’s only Triple-A affiliated Minor League Baseball team, signed a letter of intent to move to the Worcester, Massachusetts, Aug. 17, according to the Providence Journal.

Anderson ’18 selected by the New York Yankees in MLB Draft

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Anderson ’18 selected by the New York Yankees in MLB Draft

June 19, 2018 0 comments

Reid Anderson ’18 will be trading in his brown, red and white jersey for pinstripes next season, as the senior right-handed pitcher was selected by the New York Yankees in the 40th and final round of the MLB draft last Thursday.

Baseball halt seven game losing streak with win against Harvard

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Baseball halt seven game losing streak with win against Harvard

April 22, 2018 0 comments

The baseball team had lost seven consecutive games and 16 of its last 17 contests before Sunday afternoon and was in desperate need of a victory against Ivy rival Harvard.

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Klein ’20: Which MLB frontrunners are legit?

April 20, 2018 0 comments

The Major League Baseball season is underway, and now, after a couple of weeks, some teams look surprisingly unstoppable.

Garett Delano ’20 stands on the mound against the Lions Saturday. He pitched seven innings, allowing just four hits with five strikeouts.

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Brown swept by Columbia in three-game homestand

April 15, 2018 0 comments

The baseball team was swept by Columbia at home this weekend and lost its first game Friday 8-2 before falling in both games of a doubleheader 5-4 and 2-0 Saturday.

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Schapiro ’19: The Angels will be a shocker playoff team

April 13, 2018 0 comments

In center field, they have the greatest player of this generation. At designated hitter, they have the greatest player of the last generation.

Bears dominate Tigers in series finale, drop three-game home series

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Bears dominate Tigers in series finale, drop three-game home series

April 8, 2018 0 comments

The baseball team earned its second shutout victory of the season with a 12-0 win over Princeton Sunday, after dropping two contests of a three-game series to the Tigers Saturday.

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Nugent ’21: Extra-inning baserunner rule does not hurt baseball

April 2, 2018 0 comments

I read The Herald’s April 1 column “Schapiro ’19: Rob Manfred crosses the Rubicon”, and while I don’t love what Rob Manfred is doing to baseball, denouncing the implementation of an international tiebreaker in the minors is not the right battle to choose. There are plenty of problems to solve […]