2019 World Series Preview

October is always a fun time of year for sports fans. Not only are the National Basketball Association and the National Hockey League kicking off their respective seasons, but Major League Baseball gets ready to crown another World Series champion. Now that the World Series is about ready to begin, it is time to look…

Baseball: Ohio wins home-opener over Shawnee State, 9-1

Bob Wren Stadium — The Ohio Bobcats (9-6) scored six runs during their first three rounds to the plate and coasted the rest of the way towards a home-opening win over Shawnee State, 9-1, in Athens on Thursday. OHIO center fielder Spencer Ibarra set the tone early for the Bobcats, knocking a two-run home run (his second…

Baseball: ‘Cats cruise to season-opening win over La Salle

  South Carolina — To begin their season on a high note, the Ohio Bobcats dominated the La Salle Exploreres, 10-2, at Lexington Stadium on Friday. In the club’s fourth consecutive opening-day victory, OHIO was led by designated hitter Michael Klein, who tallied three hits, scored two runs and knocked in four more runs. Klein opened the…

Bobcat Baseball Weekend Recap v. Toledo

Series Record: 1-2 Conference Record: 12-9 Overall Record: 27-17 How it happened: Game 1: Friday, May 1st — Toledo 11 Ohio 2 Ohio was able to scrap across an early run to take a 1-0 advantage in the second inning off Toledo starter Cameron Palmer. Cody Gaertner reached on an error to begin the inning…

Why the small screen doesn’t equal small ball

In December, nearly a year and a half after filing for bankruptcy, the Los Angeles Dodgers shelled out $147 million to Zack Greinke in a landmark deal – the second largest contract ever given to a pitcher. The move capped off a season in which the Dodgers new ownership group rescued the Boston Red Sox…