The Daily Northwestern

Baseball: Friar prepares for crucial first Big Ten start

Jesse Kramer, Reporter

May 1, 2014

In more than three seasons at Northwestern, senior pitcher Nick Friar has never started a Big Ten game. But that will change Friday, when Friar takes the hill in the first game of a weekend series against Michigan. “I’m...

Baseball: Wildcats look to continue hot streak against Michigan State

Jesse Kramer, Reporter

April 24, 2014

Northwestern (12-25, 4-10 Big Ten) is back on the road this weekend as it looks to continue its hot streak at Michigan State (21-17, 5-7). The Wildcats are coming off a pair of midweek wins against Wheaton and Chicago State,...

Baseball: Wildcats head west looking for upsets at Nebraska

Alex Putterman, Sports Editor

April 17, 2014

In literature, heading west often means freedom and self-discovery. Northwestern just hopes it means winning baseball games. The Wildcats (8-24, 2-9 Big Ten), victors in four of their last six games, head to Lincoln, Neb.,...