Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Video: UMass baseball prepares to enter conference play for 2014 season

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

March 25, 2014

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

After a rough start to the 2014 season, the Minutemen hope to turn things around with the start of Atlantic 10 conference play. UMass Baseball Preview from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

Video: UMass baseball struggles to replace Rob McLam

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

March 25, 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...

Video: UMass baseball falls to Northeastern in Beanpot at Fenway

By Chris Corso

May 3, 2013

Filed under Sports Multimedia, Web-Exclusive

After a tough 6-3 loss to Northeastern at the Beanpot Championship at Fenway Park on Monday, UMass coach Mike Stone, pitcher Aaron Plunkett and designated hitter Rob McLam give their thoughts on the game. Beanpot Championship from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

UMass baseball looks to end skid against Quinnipiac

By Mark Chiarelli

May 1, 2013

Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

The Massachusetts baseball team travels to Quinnipiac on Wednesday in hopes of putting an end to its recent struggles. The 2013 season has proved to be turbulent for UMass (10-25), as the team’s streaky play has made consistency...

UMass baseball falls to Northeastern in Beanpot Championship at Fenway

By Chris Corso

April 30, 2013

Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

BOSTON – The Massachusetts baseball team’s bid for a second-straight Beanpot title fell short Monday night, as the Minutemen were defeated 6-3 by Northeastern in the championship game at Fenway Park. UMass (10-25)...

Big inning does UMass baseball in yet again

By Mark Chiarelli

April 30, 2013

Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

BOSTON – Primed to repeat as Beanpot champions, the Massachusetts baseball team’s attempt at a repeat came to a screeching halt in the fourth inning Monday night, as it struggled to prevent the “big inning.” Losers in seven of its last ...

Four-run sixth dooms UMass, Minutemen fall to 2-20 on road

By Daniel Malone

April 24, 2013

Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

It's been the little things holding back the Massachusetts baseball team this season, and the scene at the Minutemen’s 5-4 loss at Connecticut Tuesday was no different. With UMass (9-22) nursing a 3-1 lead in the bottom of the sixth, t...

Time is ripe for Minutemen to make a run

By Daniel Malone

April 23, 2013

Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

Flash back to the early evening of April 17, not even a full week ago. Center fielder Kellen Pagel had just lined a clutch bases-loaded, game-winning single down the left field line against Hartford to give the Massachusetts baseball team its fourth win in a row and sixth win in eight g...

UMass baseball swept in weekend series at La Salle

By Mark Chiarelli

April 22, 2013

Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

The Massachusetts baseball team was swept by La Salle this weekend, losing a three-game series which included a 12-run loss and a five-run blown lead. UMass (9-21, 3-9 Atlantic 10) entered the weekend riding the momentum of...

UMass baseball walks off with the win in the 10th

By Mark Chiarelli

April 18, 2013

Filed under Archives, Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

The Massachusetts baseball team had a flare for the dramatic on Wednesday, rallying to defeat Hartford, 4-3, in 10 innings on a picturesque day at Earl Lorden Field. Former UMass football starting quarterback Kellen Pagel capped off the ...

Paul Yanakopulos leads UMass to win with suicide squeeze

By Taylor C. Snow

April 18, 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...