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MLB Season Preview

April 3, 2013

This week marks the start of the 2013 Major League Baseball season and so far it looks poised to be a good one. With the rise of the young Washington Nationals last season, the San Francisco Giants having won two of the past three World Series, the Detroit Tigers having the past two American League Most Valuable Players and a variety of other situations on teams, the MLB will not lack in storylines this year. And between all...

Smith Says

April 3, 2013

  Within a few minutes of meeting me, it becomes pretty clear that I’m a big sports fan. I love football. I love college basketball. Pro basketball and hockey are fun too. While all of these sports are entertaining and stimulating, they all fail in comparison to the ultimate sport: baseball. Above all things, I am a baseball fan. There are just certain qualities of the game that make it the best: from the untimed...

Photo by DREW DIPANE/THE RAM Tim Swatek  was 2-4 at the plate and pitched 2.2 scoreless innings against St. Joe’s to help break the Rams’ losing streak.

No Love For Rams Baseball on Philadelphia Road Trip

April 3, 2013

By DOMINIC KEARNS STAFF WRITER On March 20, the Rams looked to notch their 11th win against the Hofstra Pride. Fordham lost seven straight games before claiming its 11th win, however, and faces an uphill battle ...

Photo by Drew DiPane/The Ram Charles Galiano was named A-10 Rookie of the Week after  going 10-17 at the plate, including a 4-4 day against NYIT.

Baseball Reaches 10-7 After Successful Homestand

March 20, 2013

By DOMINIC KEARNS STAFF WRITER The Rams continued their non-conference schedule against Wagner, Stony Brook, New York Institute of Technology, St. Peter’s and Sacred Heart with mixed results. Fordham...

The World Baseball Classic

March 20, 2013

Before the Major League Baseball season gets started on April 1st, teams spend March playing a month’s worth of spring training games. This March, some added baseball is taking place prior to the MLB season. The World Baseball Classic is currently taking place in various locations around the world. The World Baseball Classic is an event that is held once every four years. The final, and most publicized round of it put ...

Bonds, Clemens, and the Hall of Fame

January 23, 2013

On Jan. 9, 2013, this year’s Major League Baseball Hall of Fame class was announced. The big story around this year’s class was Barry Bonds’ and Roger Clemens’ first appearances on the Hall’s ballot. Neither these two, or anybody that was eligible to be voted in, got the 75% of the vote needed to be elected into the Hall. Statistically, Bonds and Clemens had two of the greatest careers in MLB history, but both have...

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