After splitting Saturday’s double header, the Minutemen got a solid outing from pitcher Brandon Walsh to win the rubber match.
The Minutemen executed with runners in scoring position to take the weekend series against St. Bonaventure.
The Minutemen and Crimson will face off in the first round of the baseball Beanpot Wednesday afternoon at Earl Lorden Field.
Brandon Walsh delivered the two-out double in the eighth to lift the Minutemen over the Saints Tuesday.
Cassidy, who has only appeared in three games this season, will get the start against the scuffling Saints.
UMass dropped the third game of an Atlantic 10 showdown with GW to lose the series.
After shutting out the Eagles through five innings, BC exploded for seven runs in the Minutemen’s 11-1 loss.
Minutemen plan for “staff day” against the Eagles and are scheduled to use nine different pitchers in the non-conference game.
The sophomore is 2-1 with a 2.70 ERA this season, including a strong start against Virginia Commonwealth his last time out.
UMass baseball drops two of three at Virginia Commonwealth
After an offensive explosion in last weekend’s series at Dayton, the Minutemen have hot bats that are ready to be tested.
With their first two catchers unavailable, the Minutemen have relied on seldom-used catcher Matt Bare.
The Minutemen outscored the Flyers 26-11 this past weekend in their first three wins of the season.
The Minutemen start their season a week late after their first series of the year was cancelled.
The NCAA switched to a new type of baseball prior to the 2015 season with the intention of increasing offensive production.
The Minutemen begin with four-game series against Wildcats.
The groundhog got it wrong, spring starts now with the Collegian sports team’s coverage of UMass softball, baseball, tennis, track and Lacrosse.
The Minutemen have two senior workhorses atop the starting rotation in Andrew Grant and Connor LeBlanc, who were both recently named team captains.
Robert McLam anxiously awaits his chance to lead UMass baseball’s offense again in his return from an ACL injury
After a long, painful road back to recovery, the redshirt senior will return to his position at second base in the Minutemen’s opener on March 3.
Conor LeBlanc and Andrew Grant lead the pitching staff, while top 2013 hitter Rob McLam returns after missing all of 2014.