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03/04/14 9:18pm
What's Mike Vilardo's favorite walk-up song? Find out in 30 seconds with...
03/04/14 9:09pm
Austin Bossart has a lot on his plate. As a captain, a catcher, and a top of the lineup hitter, the junior Illinois native carries the largest burden of anyone on this year’s Penn baseball squad.
03/04/14 7:53pm
With a head coach in his first season at the helm, it wouldn’t be surprising for Penn baseball to not know John Yurkow too well. But Yurkow has been here for years.
03/04/14 7:21pm
Despite last weekend's losses, the Quakers saw Changed from received some strong individual performances, particularly from their talented junior class.
03/04/14 5:13pm
2013 was a slog at times for Penn baseball, but there were plenty of happy moments for the Quakers. Here's the top five.
03/03/14 3:31pm
The Quakers began their season in the Lone Star state on Friday and Saturday, losing all three of their games against Dallas Baptist by scores of 5-4, 19-2 and 8-7, respectively.
02/27/14 7:11pm
After a disappointing 22-21, 7-13 Ivy season, Penn baseball has stripped the old hardware and brought a new vigor to its squad.
02/10/14 4:50pm
The average day of an athlete can be rather stressful and exhausting, making it hard to slow down and appreciate the joy of being a collegiate athlete. However, junior pitcher Ronnie Glenn and the rest of Penn baseball make it a point to realize just how lucky they are.
01/30/14 1:47am

NY Mets GM Alderson speaks in Huntsman Hall about journey to 'the show'

New York Mets General Manager Sandy Alderson stood at the podium in Colloquium Hall in Huntsman Hall and began his lecture detailing his journey to ‘the show’. But for many in attendance, his story was a shocking one.
01/29/14 9:28pm
New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson came to Penn on Wednesday to speak as part of the Wharton Leadership Lectures series and sat down with the DP beforehand.
07/31/13 8:48pm

Baseball bags big name pitcher

John Yurkow has only been head coach of the varsity baseball team for a few weeks, but that hasn’t stopped him from already snagging a Connecticut recruit with some impressive baseball bloodlines: Bradley Wilpon.
07/17/13 8:07pm
After Penn promoted baseball assistant John Yurkow to the role of head coach, The Daily Pennsylvanian sat down with Yurkow to talk about his relationship with outgoing John Cole and his plan moving forward.
07/10/13 8:32pm

Connor continues handcuffing batters

Rising junior pitcher Connor Cuff has been taking the initiative to improve his game and use last season as fuel to propel him into his junior campaign.
07/10/13 8:22pm
Senior Associate Athletic Director Tony Vecchione went with Yurkow as John Cole’s successor. After all, if Cole didn’t work out, why replace him with his right-hand man?
07/03/13 10:49pm

Penn baseball names new head coach

Athletic Director Steve Bilsky has decided to promote top assistant coach John Yurkow to the position of head coach.
05/14/13 12:08am

Penn baseball's Ryan Deitrich headed for Duke

Ryan Deitrich won’t be returning to Penn for his final year of eligibility after missing his freshman campaign due to injury, but he’ll still be playing college baseball — as a Duke Blue Devil.
04/23/13 8:28pm
One cannot help but feel a bit of optimism that if the young and inexperienced pitching rotation can build on the successes they had this season, all it will take is a spark in the offense to catapult the Quakers to Ivy success.
04/21/13 9:26pm
The Quakers (22-17, 7-9 Ivy) lost three of four in their series against the Big Red (21-14, 9-7), winning the first game, 6-0, before losing the last three contests, 4-2, 3-1 and 8-2 respectively.
04/18/13 9:25pm
The Quakersare preparing for a four-game away series versus Cornell this weekend.
04/17/13 10:00pm
By the end of the fourth, Penn (21-14, 6-6 Ivy) had burst the game wide open with a 9-0 lead over a seemingly helpless Lehigh (18-20, 5-7 Patriot) squad, finishing with a 13-2 victory. The game finished in a healthy 13-2 victory over.