Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Remedies, superstitions do little for Dennis Torres

By Scott Cournoyer

March 27, 2012

Filed under Baseball

Baseball is filled with superstitions. From Wade Boggs eating chicken before every game, to Jason Giambi not shaving to keep his hitting steaks intact, to the Billy Goat in Chicago ­– superstitions are submersed deep within...

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...

Baseball drops first three to No. 18 UCF

By Taylor C. Snow

March 12, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports

For the first time this season, the Massachusetts baseball team stepped onto the diamond Friday night in Orlando, as they faced off against No. 18 Central Florida. The Minutemen (0-3) were the final Division I baseball tea...

Minutemen defeat Northeastern at Fenway Park

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

April 26, 2011

Filed under Baseball, Sports

With the opportunity to play in the illustrious Fenway Park, the Massachusetts baseball team elevated its game to finish off Northeastern in the heart of Boston Tuesday, as the Minutemen (13-21, 5-7 A-10) defeated Northea...

Slideshow: UMass baseball gets swept by Xaiver

By Jeff Bernstein

April 26, 2011

Filed under Sports Slideshows

UMass fell to Xavier in three straight games at home last weekend. ...

Minutemen head to Fenway for consolation game

By Michael Counos

April 26, 2011

Filed under Baseball

The Massachusetts baseball team gets the chance to play at Fenway Park this Tuesday as it looks to capture the consolation game against Northeastern in the Beanpot Tournament. UMass (12-21, 5-7 Atlantic 10) is winless in it...

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...

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...