Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Video: UMass baseball struggles to replace Rob McLam

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

March 24, 2014

Filed under Scrolling Headlines, Sports Multimedia, Sports Videos, Web-Exclusive

The Minutemen have to play their 2014 season without one of their leading hitters from last year, as senior second baseman/designated hitter Rob McLam sits out for the season to recover from a torn ACL. umass baseball mclam injury from Daily Collegi...

Paul Yanakopulos leads UMass to win with suicide squeeze

By Taylor C. Snow

April 17, 2013

Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

Down one run to in the bottom of the 10th, bases loaded and one out on Wednesday afternoon, Massachusetts baseball coach Mike Stone reached into his back pocket and pulled out the riskiest play in the book: a suicide squeeze. After comin...

UMass baseball swept over weekend

By Daniel Malone

March 12, 2013

Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

A rough start to the 2013 season got even worse for the Massachusetts baseball team this weekend after a three-game sweep by Lamar in a rain-shortened series in Beaumont, Texas. UMass was outscored 22-4 in the three losses, which included...

UMass baseball gets eliminated from A-10 tourney, season ends

By Taylor C. Snow

May 24, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

With the season on the line and its best pitcher on the mound for the last game of his collegiate career, Joe Popielarczyk and the No. 4-seeded Massachusetts baseball team faced elimination Thursday night in the Atlantic 1...

McLam, Conley leading the charge

By Scott Cournoyer

March 29, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Being a sophomore often means going through “growing pains.” In the case of Rob McLam, however, little traces of hardship are apparent whenever he steps to the plate for the Massachusetts baseball team. McLam has burst onto the college sce...

Baseball downed, 4-3, by Holy Cross

By Scott Cournoyer

March 27, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Spring Sports

After the first inning – and a combined four runs scored by both sides – it seemed that the Massachusetts baseball team was going to make yesterday’s game against Holy Cross a high-scoring affair. By game’s end, the ba...

Baseball nabs first win of the year

By Scott Cournoyer

March 15, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

After starting the season with three consecutive losses, the Massachusetts baseball team notched its first victory of the 2011 season, defeating Hartford, 8-7, on Tuesday afternoon. Trailing by one run late in the game, sopho...