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BASEBALL | Georgetown Continues to Be Plagued With Inconsistency

BASEBALL | Georgetown Continues to Be Plagued With Inconsistency

After managing a three-game sweep against St. John’s a few weeks ago, the Hoyas struggled — as they have for the larger part of the season — dropping six of their next 10 contests against Creighton, Seton Hall, University of Maryland Eastern Shore and University of Maryland, Baltimore County. In[Read More…]

by May 15, 2019 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
GUHOYAS | Freshman Catcher Matt Stone completes a successful play at the plate to aid the Hoyas in their 12 to 7 victory over Rider.

BASEBALL | Georgetown Loses to Navy Before Bouncing Back With 2 Wins Against Rider

The Hoyas returned home last weekend about two-thirds of the way through the season and rebounded with two wins over Rider University after losing in blowout fashion against Navy last Tuesday. Defensive mishaps against the Midshipmen (31-14, 15-6 AAC) cost the Hoyas (13-26, 2-4 Big East) dearly at Terwilliger Brothers[Read More…]

by April 27, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
GUHOYAS| Junior pitcher Brent Killam winds up to pitch. Georgetown pitchers only gave up five hits against Campbell.

BASEBALL | GU Baseball Can’t Find Answers vs Campbell; Fall to 0-6

After opening the season with three losses at the Wake Forest Invitational, the Georgetown baseball team dropped all three contests in their series against Campbell University in Buies Creek, N.C. on Feb. 22 through Feb. 24. This marks the second year in a row that Georgetown has opened its season[Read More…]

by March 14, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
SWANSON | Nats: Better Without Bryce?

SWANSON | Nats: Better Without Bryce?

On Feb. 28, the Philadelphia Phillies acquired 26-year-old superstar outfielder Bryce Harper in a $330 million deal that spans 13 years. Harper was first drafted by the Washington Nationals in 2010 and has been with the team ever since. For Washington, this departure marks the loss of a tremendous homegrown[Read More…]

by March 13, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
GUHOYAS| Winding up, junior pitcher Nick Morreale prepares to pitch at the Wake Forest Invitational.

BASEBALL | Georgetown Baseball Begins Season With 3-Game Losing Skid

The Georgetown baseball team travelled to Winston-Salem, N.C., last weekend to open its season at the Wake Forest Invitational, but lost all three of its contests. On Friday, Georgetown (0-3) faced the University of Illinois (3-0). The Fighting Illini handed the Hoyas their first loss in an 11-3 affair. Junior[Read More…]

by February 22, 2019 0 comments Sports - Top
CHRISTOVICH | MLB Must Adjust Start Times of Playoff Games

CHRISTOVICH | MLB Must Adjust Start Times of Playoff Games

Somewhere between the Milwaukee Brewers’ star reliever Josh Hader’s pitching out of a jam in the eighth inning and the start of the bottom of the ninth during Tuesday night’s National League Championship Series Game 4, I got up to take a shower. “Where are you going?” one roommate asked.[Read More…]

by October 19, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
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Senior infielder Jake Bernstein hit .290 last season with 39 runs and 23 runs batted in. Bernstein also led the team in walks with 26. The Georgetown baseball team lost its first three games of the season last weekend in Winston-Salem, N.C.

BASEBALL | Team Loses 1st 3 Games to Start Season

The Georgetown baseball team started its 2018 season on a sour note last weekend, losing three consecutive games in Winston-Salem, N.C. The first game of the new season pit Georgetown (0-3-0) against Wake Forest (2-3-0). The Hoyas fell 7-2 to the Demon Deacons, but senior catcher Sammy Stevens was a[Read More…]

by February 23, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
CHRISTOVICH: Baseball Mourns Young Star’s Life

CHRISTOVICH: Baseball Mourns Young Star’s Life

Take his baseball career out of the equation and José Fernandez’s story was a tragedy. At age 15, Fernandez made a dangerous boat ride to the U.S. in a fourth attempt to defect from Cuba. During that boat ride, he rescued his own mother, who had fallen out of the[Read More…]

by September 30, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
CHRISTOVICH: Baseball’s Innocence is Overrated

CHRISTOVICH: Baseball’s Innocence is Overrated

Baseball follows the ancient Code of Hammurabi. Hammurabi’s Code, discovered in 1901 by archeologists, is one of the oldest known law codes and was written to govern ancient Babylon. The term “an eye for an eye” comes from this Code — in ancient Babylon, justice was retaliation rather than prison.[Read More…]

by September 23, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
PARK: Lack of Star Power Has Sullied Baseball’s Popularity

PARK: Lack of Star Power Has Sullied Baseball’s Popularity

In a continuation of an alarming trend, the MLB All-Star Game’s television ratings declined in this year’s game. This decline in ratings comes in spite of MLB’s ill-advised to make the All-Star Game matter by giving home-field advantage in the World Series to the league that wins the game. This[Read More…]

by July 19, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top