Topic: Baseball

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


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.

Op-eds, Opinions

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 […]


Schapiro ’19: Rob Manfred crosses the Rubicon

April 1, 2018 0 comments

In consideration of all the harm he’s brought on my favorite sport, I’d say I’ve been pretty lenient with Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred.

Bruno suffered two large defeats to open the series against Dallas Baptist University, but played a complete game to win the final contest 9-5 and end their six-game losing streak.


Baseball falters against Patriots’ solid offense 2-1 in away series

March 18, 2018 0 comments

The baseball team fell in a three-game series on the road to Dallas Baptist University this weekend, losing their first two contests 17-2 and 14-4 before claiming a 9-5 victory in their final matchup Sunday.


Schapiro ’19: The next Babe Ruth is in Tempe, Arizona

March 11, 2018 0 comments

Take a moment out of your day and follow me, if you will, on a trip to Tempe, Arizona, which is home to the Los Angeles Angels’ Spring Training facility. You’ll thank me for dragging you along when we get there: We’re going to observe one of the most exciting baseball phenomena of the millennium.

Red Sox go all in on coaching’s youth movement


Red Sox go all in on coaching’s youth movement

November 2, 2017 0 comments

On October 22, the Boston Red Sox announced that it hired 42-year-old Alex Cora to be the team’s next manager for the 2018 Major League Baseball season.

Taugner ’17, Henry ’17 selected in MLB draft


Taugner ’17, Henry ’17 selected in MLB draft

June 19, 2017 0 comments

Right-handed pitcher Christian Taugner ’17 and outfielder Rob Henry ’17 were drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers Wednesday.

Opinions, Sports

Schapiro ’19: MLB uses a double standard on replay reviews

April 21, 2017 0 comments

Deadlocked at 8-8, the Mets fought into the 16th inning before a Travis d’Arnaud home run and a Hansel Robles save.


Flax ’17: Fun with MLB’s small sample sizes

April 13, 2017 0 comments

As of Wednesday, most Major League Baseball teams have played nine games this

Columns, Sports

Schapiro ’19: Give Opening Day its due

April 6, 2017 0 comments

A few years ago, Budweiser began promoting a White House petition aimed at making Major League Baseball’s Opening Day a national holiday.