2015 Baseball News

March 28, 2015
Baseball Set to Open Ivy Play at Princeton, Cornell
The Brown baseball team will open the Ivy League season with four road games over the weekend at Princeton and Cornell. The Bears open league action on Sunday with a doubleheader against the Tigers, before visiting the Big Red for a pair of games on Monday.

March 25, 2015
Baseball Announces Schedule Changes; Home Game Against Bryant Cancelled
Due to inclement weather and poor field conditions, Brown baseball’s Ivy League doubleheaders at Princeton and Cornell, originally scheduled for March 28-29, have been pushed back one day and will now be played on March 29-30.

March 25, 2015
Baseball Ousted at George Mason, 6-3
Despite a pair of hits from senior Dan Kerr (Westfield, N.J.), George Mason took advantage of four errors by the Bears, as the Brown baseball team fell to the Patriots, 6-3, in non-conference action at Spuhler Field.

March 24, 2015
Kerr Lifts Baseball Over George Mason, 6-5
Senior Dan Kerr (Westfield, N.J.) racked up three hits and the Bears took advantage of four opposing errors as the Brown baseball team downed George Mason, 6-5, in Tuesday afternoon’s non-conference contest at Spuhler Field.

March 22, 2015
Shulman Lifts Baseball Past Georgetown, 8-7
Junior Noah Shulman (Merrick, N.Y.) recorded three hits, including two home runs and a double in the 10th frame to score the game-winning run, as the Brown baseball team downed Georgetown, 8-7, in extra innings on Sunday at Shirley Povich Field.

March 21, 2015
Baseball Splits Pair at Georgetown
Rookie Reid Anderson (Aledo, Texas) went six strong innings on the mound to lead the Brown baseball team to a 4-1 victory over Georgetown in the second game of a doubleheader to gain a split Saturday at Shirley Povich Field.

March 19, 2015
Baseball Set to Visit Georgetown, George Mason
In the final week of preparation before the Ivy League season, the Brown baseball team will head out for a five-game road swing when the Bears visit Georgetown and George Mason over spring break, starting with a doubleheader against the Hoyas on Saturday.

March 17, 2015
Baseball Falls at URI, 9-2
Sophomore Robert Henry (Cranston, R.I.) and junior Noah Shulman (Merrick, N.Y.) recorded two hits apiece, but the Brown baseball team fell at intrastate rival Rhode Island, 9-2, in Tuesday afternoon’s non-conference matchup at Bill Beck Field.

March 17, 2015
Henry Named Ivy League Baseball Player of the Week
After a strong showing over the weekend, sophomore Robert Henry (Cranston, R.I.) of the Brown baseball team was named the Ivy League Player of the Week, announced by the league office Tuesday afternoon.

March 15, 2015
Baseball Ousted at North Florida in Series Finale
Sophomore Robert Henry (Cranston, R.I.) and junior Noah Shulman (Merrick, N.Y.) recorded three hits apiece, but the Brown baseball team fell to North Florida, 16-6, to wrap up the four-game series Sunday at Harmon Stadium.

March 14, 2015
Baseball Drops Pair at North Florida
Junior Jake Levine (Newton, Mass.) hit a pair of home runs in the second game, but the Brown baseball team dropped both ends of a doubleheader at North Florida, 15-12 and 9-4, on Saturday at Harmon Stadium.

March 13, 2015
Baseball Drops Game One at North Florida, 7-3
Sophomore Marc Sredojevic (Mendham, N.J.) racked up three hits, but the Brown baseball team fell at North Florida, 7-3, in the opener of a four-game set on Friday at Harmon Stadium.

March 10, 2015
Grigo Named Ivy League Baseball Rookie of the Week
After a pair of impressive games at CCSU, freshman Sam Grigo (Westbrook, Conn.) of the Brown baseball team was named the Ivy League Rookie of the Week, announced by the league office Tuesday afternoon.

March 10, 2015
Baseball Cruises Past Northeastern, 13-6
Junior Jake Levine (Newton, Mass.) and rookie Sam Grigo (Westbrook, Conn.) racked up three hits apiece as the Brown baseball team downed Northeastern, 13-6, in eight innings on Sunday at the Central Connecticut State Baseball Field.

March 8, 2015
Baseball Falls at CCSU, 5-4, in 13 Innings
Senior Dan Kerr (Westfield, N.J.) and rookie Brian Ginsberg (Calabasas, Calif.) racked up three hits apiece, but the Brown baseball team fell to Central Connecticut State, 5-4, in 13 innings Sunday at the CCSU Baseball Field.

March 6, 2015
Baseball Announces Schedule Changes for This Weekend
Due to inclement weather, the Brown University baseball team has cancelled all games scheduled for Saturday at Central Connecticut State, and will now play a doubleheader against CCSU and Northeastern on Sunday, March 8 in New Britain, Conn.

March 1, 2015
Baseball Falls at South Alabama in Series Finale
The University of South Alabama had four players with at least three hits as the Brown baseball team fell to the Jaguars, 21-1, on Sunday to close out the four-game series at Stanky Field.

March 1, 2015
Baseball Drops Pair at South Alabama
Sophomores Joshua Huntley (Aurora, Colo.) and Robert Henry (Cranston, Mass.) posted three hits with one home run apiece in the first contest, but South Alabama rallied to win in extra innings, as the Brown baseball team dropped both ends of a doubleheader to the Jaguars, 13-12 (10 innings) and 7-0, Saturday at Stanky Field.

February 27, 2015
Baseball Falls at South Alabama, 9-7, in Season Opener
Junior Kevin Guthrie (Sarasota, Fla.) racked up four hits and drove in three runs, but the Brown baseball team dropped its season opener at South Alabama, 9-7, to kick off a four-game series Friday evening at Stanky Field.

February 25, 2015
Baseball Opens 2015 Season at South Alabama on Friday
Under the guidance of first-year head coach Grant Achilles, the Brown University baseball team kicks off the 2015 season on Friday, February 27 when the Bears open a four-game series at South Alabama at 7:30 p.m.

February 23, 2015
Baseball Announces Schedule Update, Alumni Weekend
Due to a delay in renovations at Northeastern University’s facility, the road series originally scheduled at Northeastern has been moved to Central Connecticut State.

January 29, 2015
Baseball Opens Spring Practice Sunday; Achilles Featured on College Baseball Insider
With the second semester underway and winter sports nearing the end of the regular season, the Brown baseball team is set to begin preparations for the 2015 season on Sunday, Feb. 1 with the first official team practice.

November 25, 2014
Oakland A’s Name Baseball Alum Dan Kantrovitz Assistant GM
Dan Kantrovitz, a 2001 Brown University graduate and four-year member of the baseball team, was recently hired as an assistant general manager for the Oakland A’s, the Major League Baseball club announced on Monday.

November 10, 2014
Achilles Announces 2015 Baseball Schedule
Head coach Grant Achilles of the Brown baseball program has announced the team’s schedule for the upcoming 2015 campaign.

September 22, 2014
Baseball to Host Annual Hot Stove Event
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown baseball team will host its annual Hot Stove Event on Friday, October 24 at Brown’s Nelson Fitness Center in Providence, R.I. The event is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m., and both the coaching staff and players look forward to honoring those who have helped build the program.

September 18, 2014
Baseball Announces Fall Schedule, Scout Day
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – With the return of student-athletes and practice now in full swing, Brown baseball head coach Grant Achilles is pleased to announce the program’s 2014 fall schedule, including the team’s annual Scout Day on Friday, Sept. 26 at Murray Stadium.

September 2, 2014
Baseball Adds Murphy, Jones to Coaching Staff
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Bill Murphy and Nathan Jones will join the Brown baseball staff as assistant coaches in an announcement made by head coach Grant Achilles on Tuesday. In addition, Mike McCormack has been elevated to the program’s recruiting coordinator after spending the last two seasons as an assistant coach with the Bears.

August 28, 2014
Taugner Named to Northwoods League Top Prospects List
ROCHESTER, Minn. – Sophomore Christian Taugner (Roselle, Ill.), a right-handed pitcher on the Brown baseball team, was recently named to the Northwoods Baseball League Top 200 Prospect List.

August 1, 2014
Baseball Announces Class of 2018
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Brown baseball head coach Grant Achilles is pleased to announce the addition of seven incoming student-athletes set to join the roster for the 2015 season.

July 27, 2014
Eric Nadel ’72 Receives 2014 Ford C. Frick Award
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. – Eric Nadel, a 1972 graduate of Brown University and the longtime voice of the Texas Rangers, received the 2014 Ford C. Frick Award on Saturday, presented annually for excellence in broadcasting by the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum.

July 14, 2014
Baseball’s Taugner Named Northwoods League All-Star
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Sophomore Christian Taugner (Roselle, Ill.), a right-handed pitcher on the Brown baseball team, was recently named to the Northwoods Baseball League All-Star Team