Topic: Baseball


Bears ‘just outplayed’ in Dartmouth series

April 16, 2012 0 comments

The Bears fell three games behind Dartmouth in the Red Rolfe division this weekend as Bruno (7-24, 4-8 Ivy) dropped three of four games in a home series against the Big Green (12-15, 7-5 Ivy).


Baseball team splits games with Princeton, falls to Cornell

April 10, 2012 0 comments

The baseball team’s Ivy season continued at home this weekend as the Bears dropped both games of a doubleheader against Cornell Saturday and split two games with Princeton Sunday.


Bears win two in first conference games

April 6, 2012 0 comments

The baseball team returned from its spring break West Coast trip to win two of its first four conference games of the season April 1 and 2.


Author reflects on Brown’s baseball past

April 6, 2012 0 comments

Brown has a significant place in baseball history, holding the fourth oldest written record of the game: an 1827 diary entry by Williams Latham 1827, a Brown student at the time, according to Rick Harris,  author of “Brown University Baseball: A Legacy of the Game.” When baseball started at Brown, it was played where the Main Green is today, he said.


Bears washed to sea by Green Wave

March 20, 2012 0 comments

It was a rough weekend in the Big Easy for the baseball team, as the winless Bears (0-7) were swept in a three-game away series against Tulane (14-6). The first game was the closest of the weekend as the Green Wave prevailed in the bottom of the ninth, but Bruno was outscored 34-8 in lopsided defeats in the final two games of the series.


Bears ‘optimistic’ despite weekend sweep

March 6, 2012 0 comments

The baseball team’s season got off to a rough start this weekend as the Bears were swept in a three-game away series against the Florida International Panthers. Despite the losses, co-captain and shortstop Graham Tyler ’12 and co-captain and pitcher Kevin Carlow ’13 said they are pleased with how the team played.


Baseball to make first pitch at Florida International

March 2, 2012 0 comments

The baseball team’s 2012 season begins on the road tonight as Bruno starts a three-game weekend series against Florida International. When the Bears take the field, they will look quite different from last year’s squad, in terms of both personnel and strategy.


Franco ’14 inspired by major league lineage

February 17, 2012 0 comments

JJ Franco ’14 spent much of his childhood in Shea Stadium, watching his father, John Franco P’14 — who will be inducted into the New York Mets Hall of Fame this summer — pitch for the Mets. Though Brown’s Murray Stadium may not be as glamorous as the stadium he grew up in, JJ is making a name for himself here as the starting second baseman for the Bears. 


Bears swept by Big Green, playoff hopes threatened

April 28, 2011 0 comments

The baseball team’s chances of making the Ivy League playoffs all but disappeared this weekend after being swept in a four-game series at Dartmouth Sunday and Monday.


Bears win three of four against Ivy rivals

April 12, 2011 0 comments

After a disappointing start to conference play last weekend, the baseball team won both games in a doubleheader against Columbia Saturday and split two games against Penn Sunday.