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Beyond the Scoreboard: Signs of the Apocalypse

Beyond the Scoreboard: Signs of the Apocalypse

November 20, 2019

Folks, the Houston Astros are back in the public eye again. An investigation by The Athletic has found Houston guilty of stealing signs, a baseball practice as old as peanuts and crackerjack. According...

The Top MLB Free Agents This Upcoming Winter

The Top MLB Free Agents This Upcoming Winter

November 13, 2019

The 2019 MLB season has come to an end with the Washington Nationals clinching their first World Series title in franchise history. However, that doesn’t mean baseball’s excitement has come to an end. ...

Overtime: Major League Baseball’s Major Crisis

Overtime: Major League Baseball’s Major Crisis

October 30, 2019

Major League Baseball’s (MLB) umpires are under more scrutiny than ever, and rightfully so. The improved technology and proliferation of instant replay over the past decade have exposed flaws in some...

Beyond the Scoreboard: Astros Drop Ball in Handling Brandon Taubman Ordeal

Beyond the Scoreboard: Astros Drop Ball in Handling Brandon Taubman Ordeal

October 30, 2019

When The Fordham Ram newspaper gets distributed on Wednesday, it is more plausible than not that the Houston Astros will be World Series Champions for the second time in three years. The Astros have won...

Is It Time to Rethink Baseball?

Is It Time to Rethink Baseball?

October 30, 2019

Two billion, 595 thousand, 500 thousand dollars. This is the total amount of money that goes into the 10 biggest contracts in Major League Baseball. What do they all have in common? All but one of them...

Yankees Dominate Twins en Route to ALCS

Yankees Dominate Twins en Route to ALCS

October 9, 2019

Well, that didn’t take long. A quick three-game series with the Twins and a win in all three games by scores of 10–4, 8–2 and 5–1 sent the New York Yankees on to the next round of the American...

October Baseball Is Upon Us

October Baseball Is Upon Us

October 2, 2019

It is finally October. The leaves are starting to fall, the weather is starting to get chilly and a new month has flipped through the calendar. For baseball, the most important time of the year is upon us.  ...

MLB Champs No More

MLB Champs No More

September 25, 2019

For the 19th consecutive year in Major League Baseball, the defending World Series champions will not be retaining their title the following year. After winning a franchise-record 108 games in 2018 and blowing p...

How Much Do the Mets Have Left?

How Much Do the Mets Have Left?

September 18, 2019

The Mets are running out of time to win games, and the Playoffs are on the line.

The Yankees’ Postseason Roster Dilemma

The Yankees’ Postseason Roster Dilemma

September 11, 2019

The Yankees have a lot of talent, but that might be a problem.

Baseball Dropped from NCAA Tournament by West Virginia, Texas A&M

June 8, 2019

By Jimmy Sullivan Fordham Baseball’s first NCAA Tournament appearance in 21 years ended almost as quickly as it started. The Rams dropped their first game by a score of 6-2 to West Virginia University and followed that up with an 11-2 loss to Texas A&M last weekend. Fordham reached the tournament by virtue of winning the Atlantic 10 on its home turf the weekend before. In that tournament, the Rams went undefeated an...

Baseball Wins Atlantic 10, to Travel to West Virginia in NCAA Tournament

Baseball Wins Atlantic 10, to Travel to West Virginia in NCAA Tournament

May 30, 2019

By Jimmy Sullivan Fordham Baseball has done something it hasn’t done since 1998: win the Atlantic 10 and go to the NCAA Tournament. With a 4-3, extra-inning win over Dayton on Saturday, the Rams will be mo...

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