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Pitt baseball splits series with Maryland Eastern Shore

Pitt baseball splits series with Maryland Eastern Shore

By Steve Rotstein / Sports Editor

May 4, 2016


Filed under Sports, Sports / Other Varsity Sports

The Pitt baseball team let what should have been an easy home sweep slip away on Wednesday afternoon and had to settle for a series split against Maryland Eastern Shore. The Panthers (22-18 overall, 8-12 ACC) took game one of the series, 9-1, on Tuesday night, but the Hawks (15-30 overall) came back...

Yarnall, Mersing highlight slate of Pitt baseball players in summer leagues

Yarnall, Mersing highlight slate of Pitt baseball players in summer leagues

By Joe Rokicki / For the Pitt News

August 30, 2015


Filed under Sports, Sports / Other Varsity Sports

Sometimes, hitting can be contagious — Pitt first baseman Nick Yarnall hopes for his bat to catch fire with his offseason work this summer. Yarnall, who started 24 games for the Panthers last season, batting .330 with 29 hits, four home runs and 15 RBI in 88 at-bats, is playing left field, first...

Pitt’s offensive explosion snaps losing streak

Pitt’s offensive explosion snaps losing streak

By Chris Puzia / Sports Editor

April 8, 2015


Filed under Sports, Sports / Other Varsity Sports

Pitt’s baseball game against the Youngstown State Penguins happened at the perfect time. The team’s last win came on March 25 against the Penguins, and it had not won since — until the teams played again on Tuesday.The Panthers (12-19, 4-11 ACC) snapped their seven-game losing streak with a co...

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