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Making It or Breaking It? Baseball Players Reflect on Future Plans

July 29, 2020

Shortstop Jake MacKenzie and starting pitcher John Stankiewicz signed MLB contracts last month.

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Fordham Baseball Welcomes 11 New Players for 2021 Season

June 18, 2020

This summer, 11 incoming freshman players were announced as the newest members of the highly successful Fordham baseball program.

a picture of Fordham's baseball team playing against Yale on Eddies in 1902

Fordham Baseball Falls to Yale in a Bygone Era

May 12, 2020

In April, 118 years ago, Fordham baseball fell to Yale University in a 3-1 defeat. A single photo exists today of the game held on Edward’s Parade.

Estevan Bellán attended St. John’s College, which would later be renamed
Fordham University, between 1863 and 1868.

Uncovering Cuban Baseball’s Bronx Origins

April 28, 2020

In 1863, Steve Bellán enrolled at St. John’s College. It would be another 44 years before the school was renamed Fordham University, but Bellán’s introduction to the rest of his life began in the rudimentary fields of the Fordham area.

In his senior year, Tarabek was recording career-high statistics before the season ended prematurely.

Matthew Tarabek: Looking Back on a Halted Fordham Career

April 14, 2020

After three successful seasons with Fordham, Matthew Tarabek, GSBRH ‘20, seemed well on his way to his best year yet. For him and many other seniors, however, the only remaining certainties now lie in the past.

The women’s basketball team, in addition to many others, had their seasons cut short in response to the spread of the coronavirus.

Inside the Final Days of Fordham Sports

April 1, 2020

Many Fordham athletes were affected by decisions around the NCAA ending all athletic competitions in early March. Athletes in the winter lost postseasons, while athletes in the spring lost months of play.

The Rams braved the cold in their return to the Bronx, winning their home opener against LIU.

Fordham Baseball Blanks LIU in Home Opener, 3-0

February 21, 2020

After a rocky first weekend of play at Florida International University in Miami, Fordham (1-3) bounced back in a major way at Houlihan Park this Wednesday.

In their three-game series, Fordham's offense showed flashes of brilliant play.

Fordham Rallies to Sweep St. Joe’s

April 9, 2019

After losing two of three games to URI, Fordham responded this weekend in a sweep against St. Joe’s. Assistant Sports and Health Editor Patrick Moquin analyzes the weekend series, highlighting moments and performances integral to the Rams’ success.

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Matt Mikulski, FCRH ’21, is all business as he throws his circle change against St. Bonaventure.

Baseball Runs Circles Around St. Bonaventure

March 30, 2019

In their first week of conference play, Fordham baseball impressed against St. Bonaventure University. Assistant Sports and Health Editor Patrick Moquin provides in-depth game summaries from the weekend, as well as an analysis of Fordham’s prospects down the line.

Fordham Baseball Dominant in Hometown Event

Fordham Baseball Dominant in Hometown Event

March 18, 2019

If the round robin weekend demonstrates anything, it is that this team has its fair share of talent. As Fordham comes closer and closer towards conference play, it will be interesting to see if this group of players can continue to combine their efforts as the competition increases in quality.

After a strong sophomore season, Brian Weissert, FCRH ’20, will try to step into a prominent role on a young Fordham pitching staff.

Fordham Baseball Looks to Surpass Third-Place Finish

March 7, 2019

With a mixed roster of old and new talent, can Fordham baseball continue their winning tradition and finally conquer the Atlantic 10?

After a rough start, Fordham baseball is hoping to turn things around in the upcoming stretch of the season. (ANDREA GARCIA/THE OBSERVER)

Fordham Baseball Hopes to Make a Comeback

March 9, 2017

By ANDREW DONCHAK Contributing Writer Fordham baseball is off and underway, and the Rams, under ...