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Mike Trout is looking to take the Angels to the postseason for the first time since 2014 (Courtesy of Wikimedia).

Where The Wild Teams Are

September 13, 2017

By Peter Valentino The one thing I have gathered from the addition of the Wild Card games to the playoff format in 2012 is that almost every year, the two leagues have polar opposite matchups ...

Cody Bellinger and the Los Angeles Dodgers are slumping but still in good position for the postseason (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong).

Preparing for Postseason Baseball

September 13, 2017

By Dominic Capone It’s September, which can only mean one thing: playoff baseball is right around the corner. Teams like the Dodgers, Indians, Nationals and Astros are in the driver seat within t...

Miguel Sano (22) is one of the main reasons the Twins have a chance for the second AL Wild Card.

A Truly Wild AL Wild Card

September 13, 2017

By Evan Biancardi Despite having played over 100 games, eight teams still vie for the two American League wild card spots. As of Sunday, the Yankees hold a firm lead on the top spot, but the seven teams are all still in the ...

Mark Donadio knocked in Pat Garder with an RBI single vs URI on April 29.

Baseball Swept in Critical Series V. URI

May 3, 2017

By Jack McLoone Fordham Baseball entered its series at the University of Rhode Island clinging to a 7-7 in-conference record, good for seventh in the Atlantic 10. Only seven teams make the A-10 Championship tournament. After the...

Senior Profile: Mark Donadio

April 25, 2017

By Jack McLoone Mark Donadio has been a stalwart in the outfield – primarily left – for Fordham Baseball ever since his freshman year. He has appeared in 181 out of a possible 202 games, with a month’...

Kyle Schwarber looks more like a clean-up hitter than a leadoff man (Courtesy of Wikimedia).

Overtime: On Leadoff Men

April 5, 2017

By Jack McLoone An appropriate way to lead off the 2017 season would be to talk about the guys at the top of the order, right? If asked to describe the quintessential leadoff man, how would you describe him? ...

Rob Manfred is considering making changes to major league baseball.

Changing the Game

April 5, 2017

By Brendan O'Connell It has been years since baseball was overshadowed by football and even basketball in many regions as America’s most popular sport. Now more than ever, it seems there is a lack of excitement...

Baseball Wins First A-10 Series vs La Salle

April 5, 2017

By Jack McLoone The La Salle Explorers ventured to the Bronx, but by the end of the weekend they probably wished they had not. The team returned home with two more losses courtesy of the Fordham Rams. Fordham put on a ...

Bryce Harper is leading the charge towards fun baseball (Courtesy of Wikimedia).

Fixing Baseball’s War on Fun

March 29, 2017

By Matthew Michaels Following an exciting and successful World Baseball Classic in which the relatively boring United States team came out victorious, the question of how to make MLB more interesting has resurfaced....

Mark Donadio and his defense will be one of the key factors in the Ram's 2017 success.

Spring Preview: Baseball

February 8, 2017

By Jack McLoone Fordham Baseball is going to have to replace a lot of talent in 2017. Whether it is to graduation or the MLB Draft, the Rams lost six vital pieces of the 2016 team that went 29-29 (14-10 in Atlantic 10 play) and won one game in the A-10 Champ...

Mark Donadio and his defense will be one of the key factors in the Ram's 2017 success.

Spring Preview: Baseball

February 8, 2017

By Jack McLoone Fordham Baseball is going to have to replace a lot of talent in 2017. Whether it is to graduation or the MLB Draft, the Rams lost six vital pieces of the 2016 team that went 29-29 (14-10 in Atlantic 10 play) and won one game in the A-10 Champio...

Chris Sale was the biggest piece to move this offseason. (Courtesy of Wikimedia)

MLB Offseason Wrap-up

February 1, 2017

By Peter Valentino This baseball offseason was, for lack of a better word, slow. The collective bargaining agreement discussions slowed things down in November, but overall, this offseason could be remembered as one of the ...

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