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Baseball

02/15/21 9:39pm
The Teaneck, N.J. native grew up a Phillies fan, less than a hundred miles away from the university he would attend and the stadium in which he would play a majority of the games in his Major League career.
02/08/21 8:48pm
Bob Seddon coached the men’s soccer team until 1986 and the baseball team until 2005, leading each team to a great deal of success during his tenure at Penn.
02/01/21 9:46pm
Former Penn baseball shortstop Steve Yerkes quickly rose up through the ranks of the Red Sox organization, and in 1911 he won a starting spot in the infield.
01/27/21 12:12am
 In our third article in the series about Penn players who have played in pro sports leagues, we take a look at Quakers who have played in the MLB and how their careers stack up to that of an average MLB player. 
12/07/20 8:53pm
The earliest baseball played at Penn predated the Civil War, although the lack of records suggests that games were largely informal.
11/29/20 10:21pm
While two seemingly unrelated businessmen may seem to only have sports ownership in common, they share another connection: They’re both Wharton graduates. 
11/09/20 9:13pm
Just over a decade ago, Penn baseball’s Kevin Eaise faced the unthinkable. Now, Eaise is nearly halfway through his junior year, looking ahead to his third season of Division I baseball.
10/28/20 10:15pm
The players are trying to take this unprecedented year one week at a time because a new season start date is entirely out of their hands.
09/30/20 9:40pm
Girls don’t play baseball — that’s for boys, of course. Girls play softball. It’s not sexist, or anything … it’s just how it is. I know that. But no one’s ever been able to give me a reason why.
09/18/20 12:47am
Women have been present at the University since the late 1800s, but the first mention of a formalized association of women’s athletics at Penn is found in the 1917 women’s yearbook.
08/23/20 11:28pm
Penn Athletics recently announced that the school's baseball stadium will be renamed for former Dodgers player and manager Tommy LaSorda, but he has no apparent connections to the University. 
08/20/20 10:12pm
Here's a roundup of what recent graduates are up to since their time on campus, from signing new professional contracts to transferring schools to continue their college careers.
07/29/20 12:20am
With new allegations that Trump paid a proxy to take his SAT, we look at why the President did not attempt to gain admission as a recruited baseball player, a sport at which he claimed to have been phenomenal.
07/23/20 1:49am
With the long-delayed MLB Opening Day just around the corner, we take a look at how the Ivy League stacks up to the Big Leagues.
07/21/20 12:09am
The Phillies will have no fans in attendance in their home-opener against the Miami Marlins this Friday.
06/20/20 11:26pm
Although life as a minor-leaguer is notoriously difficult, several Quakers have found success in the MiLB. 
06/06/20 12:10pm
After a stellar junior campaign, Holcomb will look to continue his success at Rice, which competes in the competitive Conference USA.
05/26/20 12:09am
The Penn Class of 2020 featured some truly outstanding athletes, many of whom had their careers cut short due to the coronavirus.
05/25/20 8:19pm
After his impressive career with the Quakers was cut short, Matt will head to the ACC to play for the Blue Devils for his final year of eligibility.
05/21/20 10:04pm
Before their season was cut short due to the coronavirus pandemic, Penn baseball was looking to have one of their best years in recent memory.