Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutemen split 2 games

By Eric Mansfield

April 21, 2011

Filed under Baseball

After a blowout loss to Connecticut on Monday, the Massachusetts baseball team bounced back with an 8-3 win at Central Connecticut State on Tuesday. The Minutemen (12-18, 5-4 A-10) looked to have their bats stay hot on Wednesday, when they traveled to Brookline, Mass., to play agai...

Beanpot Tournament to be held at Northeastern, Fenway Park

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

April 19, 2011

Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Massachusetts baseball team will compete in the Beanpot Tournament this week with the first round being played in Lowell and the final round at the historic Fenway Park. Since getting a seat at the tournament, the M...

Minutemen finding success against conference pitching

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

April 19, 2011

Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Massachusetts baseball team currently sits in seventh place in the Atlantic 10 standings and has found success against conference pitchers this season. UMass (11-17, 5-4 A-10) is coming off a loss against Big East opponent ...

Offense abundant during Minutemen’s 2-2 weekend

By Eric Mansfield

April 18, 2011

Filed under Baseball

The Massachusetts baseball team had mixed results during the long weekend’s stretch of four games in four days as the Minutemen scored a lot and were scored on a lot en route to a 2-2 weekend. The Minutemen (11-16, 5-4 A...

Minutemen lack run support

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

April 14, 2011

Filed under Baseball, Sports

This upcoming weekend, the Massachusetts baseball team will face off against an offensive Temple side in a three-game series. The Minutemen (9-15, 3-3 A-10) will travel to Skip Wilson Field to take on a struggling Owls (1...

Baseball gets busy starting with Temple this weekend

By Michael Counos

April 14, 2011

Filed under Baseball

The Massachusetts baseball team will have two days off before it begins a six-day stretch of games beginning on Friday. UMass (9-15, 3-3 Atlantic 10) was scheduled to play Boston College at Earl Lorden Field on Wednesday,...

Grand slam rocks Minutemen

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

April 12, 2011

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Heading into Tuesday’s game, Siena’s Dan Paolini needed one home run to become the Saints all-time leader in that category. The Massachusetts baseball team probably wishes he would have picked a different time to make that record his own. With the score all tied up in the sixth inning, the jun...

Batter box key for Eagles matchup

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

April 12, 2011

Filed under Baseball, Sports

With a thick conference schedule ahead, the Massachusetts baseball team will look to keep its offensive streak alive as it prepares to take on Boston College on Wednesday. The offense, despite getting off to a cold start, has turned up the thermostat, with UMass (9-14, 3-3 Atlantic 10) posting just shy...

Sorenson strong after leaving UVM

By David Martin

April 12, 2011

Filed under Baseball, Sports

When a baseball player enters a game, no matter how late in the season, he reflects both on how he thinks the game will go and how he feels the game should go, based on everything he knows about the teams, the field and the game itself. Sometimes when it is least expected, life takes a shocking turn in a...

Minutemen win home opener, lose series to Dayton

By Scott Cournoyer

April 11, 2011

Filed under Baseball

Despite a combined 8-for-12 at the plate from first baseman Peter Copa and a victory in its home opener Friday evening, the Massachusetts baseball team lost two of three against Atlantic 10 foe Dayton over the weekend. A...

Peter Copa leading Minutemen offense

By David Martin

April 11, 2011

Filed under Baseball

Hitting a baseball is considered by many to be one of the hardest feats in sports. When one considers how little time one has to react to a pitch, how good one’s swing must be what kind of pitch the pitcher could hurl one’s...

Minutemen host Dayton in 3-game series

By Michael Counos

April 7, 2011

Filed under Baseball

After playing 20 away games, the Massachusetts baseball team will finally return home for a three-game series at Earl Lorden Field against conference foe Dayton this weekend. UMass (8-12, 2-1 in Atlantic 10) looks to edge ahead of the Flyers (14-15, 2-1 A-10) as both teams are tied in th...