Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutemen season already underway

By David Martin

March 22, 2011

Filed under Baseball

New seasons often provide fresh starts. For the Massachusetts baseball team, this year comes with a promising pitching rotation and a youthful starting roster.   With their season already underway, the Minutemen (4-8) are ...

New bats make difference for collegiate baseball across country

By Scott Cournoyer

March 22, 2011

Filed under Baseball, Sports

NCAA baseball was introduced to aluminum bats before the 1974 college season. Since then, all schools across the three divisions use metal bats due to the trajectory of the ball and the way it favors the offensive aspect of the game....

Minutemen features variety of familiar veterans

By Michael Counos

March 22, 2011

Filed under Baseball, Sports

As the grass and dirt of Earl Lorden Field becomes visible, the crack of metal bats and leather mitts can be heard as the Massachusetts baseball team prepares for their season in search of a second Atlantic 10 appearance in the past ...

Offense struggling in early season

By Eric Mansfield

March 22, 2011

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Through the first nine games of the season, the Massachusetts baseball team had one win, a 2-1 defensive battle against Toledo highlighted by a strong pitching performance from junior Glen Misho. Misho’s skill led him to be named C...

UMass falls short of A-10 tournament despite victory

By Steve Levine

May 24, 2010

Filed under Baseball

There wasn’t much more the seniors could do on Senior Day. The seniors carried the Massachusetts baseball team in defeating La Salle in its final game of the season, 15-8. The victory was bittersweet for the Minutemen, h...

Minutemen drop fifth straight to visiting Huskies

By Steve Levine

April 7, 2010

Filed under Baseball

26 runs, 34 hits and nine home runs. The Massachusetts baseball team hoped it could be on the better end of both teams’ offensive outbursts, but instead, the Minutemen fell to Connecticut, 15-11 in the final game of a home-and-home...