Baseball

Royals take the World Series

Royals take the World Series

Baseball, Sports January 2, 2016 at 11:48 pm 0 comments

It had been about 30 years since the Kansas City Royals lifted the Commissioner’s Trophy. Since winning the World Series in 1985, they have experienced just about everything a franchise possibly could. The team had Rookie of the Year’s in the 1980s, endured run-ins with the rulebook, were consistent playoffRead More

2015 MLB Playoffs: One for the ages

2015 MLB Playoffs: One for the ages

Baseball, Sports January 2, 2016 at 5:18 am 0 comments

If someone said 7 or 8 years ago that the Cubs, Mets, Royals, Blue Jays, and Astros were all going to be competing for the World Series in the same year, sports fans would have said that was absurd. However, that is exactly what is happening in the 2015 MLBRead More

Harper struggles to carry MVP candidacy

Harper struggles to carry MVP candidacy

Baseball, Sports September 14, 2015 at 6:52 pm 0 comments

There was no doubt Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals was going to win the National League MVP award midway through the season. The MVP candidate has been putting up incredible statistics in his best season yet, batting a .332 average and hitting 31 homers. The Nationals ended the firstRead More

Baseball: Ranked #15 in nation

Baseball, Sports April 23, 2015 at 1:25 am 0 comments

After many rescheduled games because of the inclement weather, the Yellow Jackets were revved up to face Virginia Wesleyan. The Yellow Jackets took an early lead as sophomore Jordan Schmeer was able to score on a double by senior Nate Meiners, making the score 1-0. Freshman Cole Migliorini helped putRead More

Spring Sportlight: Baseball team undefeated

Spring Sportlight: Baseball team undefeated

Baseball, Other Spotlights, Sports March 3, 2015 at 9:09 pm 0 comments

The baseball team has been leading their season undefeated sweeping St. Mary’s University in a series battle and also Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in a two game series. Starting this season after being placed second in the ODAC preseason polls in January, the Yellow Jackets haven’t fallen short of anyone’s expectations.Read More

Baseball returns from ODAC tournament, but may recieve an at-large bid to the NCAA tournament

Baseball, Sports May 30, 2014 at 2:23 am 0 comments

The Randolph-Macon Yellow Jacket baseball team finished their 2014 season last week with a 24-15 overall record and a 14-6 record in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC). The team continued their success this year with the highest overall winning percentage since 1987 and their best finish (third) in theRead More