Tag: baseball

Men’s baseball gets apt revenge over Swarthmore

Photo courtesy of Ramapo Athletics. The Ramapo College baseball team played a doubleheader against Swarthmore College. In the first game, Ramapo lost 8-7 and in the second game they won by the same exact score. With the doubleheader split, the Roadrunners' record moved to 7-8 while Swarthmore moved to 7-12.  […]

Baseball season starts with two hard-fought wins

Photo courtesy of Ramapo Athletics. The Ramapo College baseball team started its season off on the right note on Sunday, March 6 with a doubleheader sweep against St. Joseph’s Long Island (SJLI). The Roadrunners walked out of Opening Day with a 2-0 record, and they won both games in convincing fashion. […]

Astros scandal follows the team through their career

Photo courtesy of UCinternational, Wikipedia The Houston Astros have labeled as villains in Major League Baseball this past off-season. The sign-stealing cheating scandal has sent ripples through not only the baseball world, but through the entire professional sports world. Fans and players are outraged to say the least, and it is […]

Roadrunner winter athletes compete abroad

Photo courtesy of Ramapo Athletics During winter break, Ramapo’s winter athletes embarked on multiple trips to tournaments, from Las Vegas to Bermuda, in hopes to receive national and international recognition.  On the last weekend of the decade, the men’s basketball team traveled to Las Vegas to participate in the 2019 […]

Ramapo men’s baseball falls to TCNJ, 9-2

Photo courtesy of Ramapo Athletics The Ramapo College men’s baseball team fell to The College of New Jersey, 9-2, in the first round of the 2019 NJAC Championship Tournament on Tuesday, April 30. Despite Ramapo’s loss to the No. 4 seeded Lions of TCNJ, they still have one more shot […]

Men’s baseball wins against FDU-Florham, 13-3

Photo courtesy of Ramapo Athletics The Ramapo men’s baseball team came out victorious at home against the FDU-Florham Devils in a non-conference game on Tuesday, April 23. The final score was 13-3 and the win improves Ramapo’s record to 20-10, while FDU-Florham’s record drops to 11-24. The Roadrunners dominated the […]

MLB players show support for a shortened season

Courtesy of Arturo Pardavilla lll, Wikipedia Baseball has been America’s pastime for over 100 years, and while MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred has been taking steps to try and shorten the games, players have come out in support of shortening the season. Due to many teams having to cancel games early […]

MLB rule changes speed up game but aren’t necessary

Photo courtesy of Arturo Pardavilla, Wikipedia The leisurely pace of America’s pastime that many have become so accustomed to since its inception will look to be accelerated this season, as Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred announced back in February that there would be a series of rule changes that would […]