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Derek Jeter passes Militor on the all-time hits list

Sports Editor

April 7, 2014

Filed under Sports, Sports / Baseball

As of April 7th, Yankee’s captain Derek Jeter has had 3,321 hits in his 20-season career. On April 6th, Jeter passed Paul Molitor for sole possession of eighth place on Major League Baseball’s (MLB) all-time hits list. Je...

Easterling looks to take St. Ed’s back to World Series

Staff Writer

February 14, 2014

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Brannon Easterling, reigning NCAA Div. II Most Valuable Player, according to College Baseball Lineup, is ready to begin the 2014 season by helping lead his team back to the College World Series. Last season Easterling led the n...

Rodriguez drops lawsuit, accepts season-long ban

Sports Editor

February 10, 2014

Filed under Sports, Sports / Baseball

New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez has recently dropped his lawsuit against Major League Baseball, the Player's Association and Commissioner Bud Selig. On Feb. 7, attorneys for Rodriguez backed down on a federal suit ...

Student hired by Rays as professional scout

Section Editor

December 2, 2013

Filed under Sports, Sports / Baseball

Seven years ago, Jason Cole was attending St. John’s University in New York and writing a small sports blog with virtually no idea of what he wanted to do after college.As of Nov. 22, Cole has been hired by the Tampa Bay Ra...

Red Sox capture third World Series in past decade

Staff Writer

November 7, 2013

Filed under Sports, Sports / Baseball

The Boston Red Sox are the 2013 World Series Champions after defeating the St. Louis Cardinals four games to two. The two teams last met on this stage almost a decade ago when the Red Sox swept the Cardinals to end their famou...

Yankees closer Rivera calls it quits after 18 years

Staff Writer

October 8, 2013

Filed under Sports, Sports / Baseball

The last MLB player to ever wear the jersey number 42, Mariano Rivera, has retired from professional baseball after an illustrious 18 year career.Rivera is a five-time World Series Champion, 13-time All-Star, and holds the Major...

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