Connecticut rallied for four runs in the sixth against the Massachusetts baseball team on Tuesday, handing the Minutemen their 20th road loss .
The Massachusetts baseball team has had split personalities on the road and at home this season, but with six out of nine upcoming games in Amherst, the time is now for the Minutemen to make a run.
The Minutemen struggled in the city of brotherly love, losing a difficult weekend series to the Explorers.
Riding a four-game winning streak and fresh of Wednesday’s walk-off win, the Massachusetts baseball team looks to get back to .500 in the Atlantic 10 with a weekend series at La Salle.
Trailing 3-2, UMass baseball used timely hitting and a suicide squeeze to pull out a walk-off victory in extra innings.
With the bases loaded in the bottom of the 10th on Wednesday,Paul Yanakopulos came through with a game-tying suicide squeeze, setting up the Minutemen for their fourth straight win.
UMass belted a season-high 17 hits and Dylan Begin hit a 3-run triple in the bottom of the eighth as the Minutemen outlasted Central Connecticut State, 9-5, Tuesday.
UMass won its first A-10 series this weekend after taking two of three games against St. Bonaventure.
The UMass baseball team had its biggest offensive performance of the season yesterday, putting up 11 runs on Boston College and obtaining the opportunity to defend its Beanpot title.
The UMass baseball team overcame a poor start with timely hitting and a cast of unlikely heroes.