The Massachusetts baseball team won its fifth straight conference win with a 10-2 win over Dayton on Sunday afternoon. UMass has now won eight of the past 10 games.
The bullpen went 7.2 innings for the Massachusetts baseball team in its win over Northeastern. Sophomore Joe Pipielarczyk pitched four innings and gave up a hit with five strikeouts.
With two outs in the bottom of the eighth inning and the Massachusetts baseball team down by two runs, junior Matt Gedman hit a home run to give the Minutemen the lead. UMass has now won five of its last six games.
The Massachusetts baseball team will face off against Holy Cross tomorrow in a one game event. The Minutemen have won four their last four series.
Despite a combined six home runs hit by the Minutemen, Sunday’s rubber match with the Colonials still came down to the last out. The series win gives UMass four-straight series wins.
With a three game series up against George Washington at home this weekend, the Minutemen look to continue its recent success against A-10 teams. UMass have won its last three series after being swept by Charlotte early this month.
In honor of his dedication and commitment on and off the field, senior Mike Donato has been named one of the10 finalists for the Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award. Voting goes until May 31 and the winner will be announced in June during the College Baseball World Series.
With the A-10 top power offense coming to Amherst for a three-game series, UMass pitching will be key in the Minutemen winning their fourth series in a row. The pitching staff struggled early this year, but has been sharp in conference play.
For the first time in the history of the Massachusetts baseball program, three players swept weekly Atlantic 10 awards. Senior Bryan Leigh earned Conference Pitcher of the Week, junior Eric Fredette was awarded Player of the Week, while freshman Ryan Cusick received Rookie of the Week. UMass went 3-2 on the week and earning its third-straight series victory over a conference opponent in Saint Louis.
The Massachusetts baseball team fell apart in the eighth inning on Friday night, but came alive during the same inning on Saturday, posting a 12-0 rout over Saint Louis.
With Eric Fredette, Bryan Leigh and Joe Popielarczyk doing well for the Massachusetts baseball team, the wins are rolling in. The Minutemen snatched the series away from a fiery Saint Louis squad this past weekend.
UMass has won two consecutive A-10 series, and hopes to make it a third this weekend when it takes on Saint Louis. The Billikens have fallen four out of their last five contests.
UMass coach Mike Stone searches for answer to the ailing pitching staff with the help of an improved offense. The Minutemen plated 27 runs in their last two games.
UMass lost to Central Connecticut 19-14 yesterday, recording 14 hits and scoring 12 runs. The Minutemen travel to Harvard where they will face the Crimson on Wednesday.
The Minutemen failed to make timely outs and committed thee errors in the a loss to CCSU Tuesday afternoon. In three out of the last four innings, UMass allowed the Blue Devils leadoff man to reach base, catalyzing 11 runs in those innings.
After taking two out of three games from Rhode Island over the weekend, the Massachusetts baseball team earned its second consecutive Atlantic 10 series win of the season. The Minutemen executed small ball in the beginning of the rubber game on Sunday and used extra-base hits down the stretch to seal the 13-1 win.
The Massachusetts baseball team won three of its last four games going into its matchup against Northeastern, but could not hold off the Huskies’ hitting, who went on to win, 8-5.
Behind a dominating performance from senior pitcher Bryan Leigh, UMass defeated BC, 8-2 for their fifth victory of the season. The Minutemen get a rematch with the Huskies Wednesday night in the opening round of the Beanpot Tournament, the team that beat them in the tournament championship last season.
When the Massachusetts baseball team takes the field in today’s game against Boston College, starting pitcher Bryan Leigh will attempt to record his first win in the last two years. Leigh will try to put his last three appearances behind him in which he blew leads of five runs against William & Mary and three runs against Connecticut.
After beginning the season 2-16, the Massachusetts baseball team won an important series, 2-1, against Atlantic 10 rival Richmond last weekend. The wins give UMass confidence when it travels to face Boston College this afternoon. The Eagles boast strong hitters in Mickey Wiswall, who leads the team in home runs (9), and Robbie Anston, who leads BC in hits (41), runs (30), and stolen bases (9).