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Baseball: Northwestern hires Illinois’ Spencer Allen as next coach

Alex Putterman, Web Editor

June 14, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Baseball Northwestern has hired Illinois assistant coach Spencer Allen to be its next baseball coach, the athletic department announced Sunday. Allen spent a season at Illinois following two years as an associate head coach...

Baseball: Portland, Magallones selected in MLB draft

Bobby Pillote, Sports Editor

June 11, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Baseball Pitchers Matt Portland and Brandon Magallones were chosen in the MLB draft Wednesday. Portland, a junior southpaw, went in the 17th round (519th overall) to the Kansas City Royals, and Magallones, a senior...

Baseball: Undaunted by a final loss, Paul Stevens leaves Northwestern with purple pride

Tim Balk, Reporter

May 18, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Baseball Paul Stevens coached his last game at Northwestern on Saturday. It was his final chance to joke with umpires, to send runners home at third base, and to shake hands with an opponent’s coach while wearing a Wil...

Baseball: Wildcats steal one of three against Wolverines

Tim Balk, Reporter

May 10, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Baseball Northwestern’s Big Ten struggles continued this weekend when the Wildcats faced Michigan headed to Ann Arbor. NU (16-35, 6-15 Big Ten) dropped two of three to Michigan (31-21, 14-10), but ended a four-game ...

Baseball: Wildcats aim for even play in final non-conference series

Jesse Kramer, Reporter

May 4, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Baseball Going into its final non-conference series this week, consistency has been a major issue for Northwestern this season. The team’s problem showed once again in last weekend’s series loss to Nebraska. After ...