The Daily Northwestern

Baseball: In final home series, Northwestern grabs two of three from SIU-Edwardsville

Jesse Kramer, Reporter

May 11, 2014

Emotions escalated early for Nick Friar as he took the mound at Rocky Miller Park for the final time in his Northwestern career. “I was swearing up a storm out there, even once in Portuguese actually,” said the senior pitcher,...

Baseball: Wildcats experiment with new positions, hoping to break extended skid

Alex Putterman, Sports Editor

April 4, 2014

When Scott Heelan was asked to play second base, he didn’t even have a proper glove. The redshirt junior catcher hadn’t played second base since high school and had brought only his catcher’s mitt to school. But once...

Spring Sports Guide: Baseball: Breaking down Northwestern’s roster, without injured Kyle Ruchim

Alex Putterman, Assistant Sports Editor

February 25, 2014

After the departure of five key players from a year ago, Northwestern — and 27th-year coach Paul Stevens — had numerous holes to fill this season. Almost every spot on the diamond carried some sort of question mark. Then, on Tuesday, came tough news:...