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Ozzie Albies has been living up to his prospect pedigree so far (Courtesy of Twitter).

Early Season Breakouts

April 25, 2018

By Evan Biancardi We’re roughly one month into the Major League Baseball regular season, and while there haven’t been too many surprises thus far, it’s quite shocking to see the Mets, Pirates and Diamondbacks atop the National...

Freddie Freeman's been on fire to start the season (Courtesy of Twitter).

Small Sample Size Shockers

April 11, 2018

By Evan Biancardi The season is still young, but it’s not too early to dissect players’ small sample sizes. For some, their unusual start to 2018 may only be a streak, but for others, it could be an indicator for what to expect in ...

Ronald Acuna has been lighting up spring training and bringing attention and hype upon himself (Courtesy of Twitter).

Overtime: In Defense of Spring Training’s Only-Kinda-Baseball

March 21, 2018

By Jack McLoone Spring training is mostly a farce, a lamb in fully-grown sheep’s clothing. It’s an exercise in confirmation bias, mostly. Oh, Ronald Acuna is hitting the ball a mile? Well, that makes sense considering he’s t...

John Stancweicz tosses a pitch against Cornell (Courtesy of Fordham Athletics).

Fordham Baseball Takes Two Out of Three from Cornell

March 21, 2018

By Jack McLoone It was a long, cold start to the first home series for Fordham Baseball. The Rams welcomed the Cornell Big Red to Houlihan Park on Saturday for a doubleheader and a rubber game on Sunday. The Rams s...

Noah Syndergaard's health is a big variable for the Mets (Courtesy of Twitter).

Mets Looking Up?

March 21, 2018

By Evan Biancardi The Mets would certainly like to forget about 2017. After watching stars like Noah Syndergaard, Yoenis Cespedes and Michael Conforto hit the DL early and often, the Mets fell to fourth place in the ...

(Courtesy of Julia Comerford/The Fordham Ram)

Here Come the Yankees

March 14, 2018

By Joseph Esposito The New York Yankees have always been the team to beat; dominating baseball with 27 world championships. Notorious for spending big money to buy the best players, they have been despised b...

The versatile Shohei Ohtani will be the Angels' x-factor. (Courtesy of Twitter)

AL X-Factors

February 14, 2018

By Evan Biancardi Angels This one is pretty obvious. Shohei Ohtani will be on everybody’s radar this season, but it’ll be interesting to see how the Halos utilize the game’s only hitting pitcher. Astros The Astros are per...

Where and, more importantly, when will some of the biggest MLB names sign the dotted line? (Courtesy of Twitter)

Landing Spots for Yu and J.D.

February 7, 2018

By Evan Biancardi There are over 100 free agents still waiting to sign with clubs for the 2018 season, and with pitchers and catchers set to report next week, it’s fair to assume that at least a few players will come off the boar...

Fordham Baseball's pitching staff will be it's strength this season (Julia Comerford/The Fordham Ram).

Spring Preview: Baseball

January 31, 2018

by Jack McLoone Fordham Baseball had a tough 2017, missing the Atlantic 10 Championship Series with an 11-12 in-conference record and finishing just one game above .500 at 27-24. The Rams come into 2018 with a lot of fresh ...

Yu Darvish has become the hottest commodity in MLB free agency. (Courtesy of Twitter)

MLB Hot Stove Remains Cold

January 24, 2018

By Evan Biancardi It has been over a month since we last looked at the top Major League Baseball free agents, and while it was expected that at least a few players would still remain, it’s shocking that the vast majority of free...

The Mets re-resigned Jay Bruce, showing a lack of desire for real improvement.(Courtesy of Twitter)

Overtime: On the Sorry State of the Mets

January 24, 2018

By Jack McLoone I thought I was finally free of Jay Bruce. I really thought I was done. I was wrong. Now Jay Bruce isn’t the worst thing to happen to this Mets team. It’s not the worst signing Sandy Alderson and compa...

Japanese superstar two-way player Shohei Otani is one of the hottest free agents on the market this season. (Courtesy of Twitter)

MLB Free Agent Breakdown, Part III

December 6, 2017

By Evan Biancardi The free agent market continues to drag on, but on the bright side, it gives us more time to predict where players will land. Even though only a few players have signed, it is likely that once one big name f...

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