Minutemen win home opener, lose series to Dayton

The Massachusetts baseball team earned a victory in its home opener on Friday before dropping the final two games of the weekend to Atlantic 10 opponent Dayton.

Peter Copa leading Minutemen offense

Senior Peter Copa had little trouble hitting in the recent three-game series for the Massachusetts baseball team. He has a .359 batting average, good for second on the team.

Minutemen host Dayton in 3-game series

The Massachusetts baseball team hopes to replicate last year’s 2-1 series win over the Flyers starting Friday at Earl Lorden Field.

Podcast – Baseball: Up and coming

Baseball beat writers Dave Martin and Eric Mansfield come in and preview the 2011 UMass baseball season.