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Cleveland Indians look to have another strong season

March 23, 2018

With just under one week left of the Spring Training, Cleveland Indians fans are excited for the start of another season, one that holds high hopes for the team after their disappointing early exit from last year’s playoffs. Behind the same core that has led to their incredible success the past two...

Baseball looks for strong repeat

Behind a strong lineup of returning veterans, baseball hopes to repeat on the 24-16 season that they had last year.

David Chang, Staff Reporter

March 2, 2018

As the season slowly changes from winter to spring, the Case Western Reserve University baseball team is ready to bring out the bats and swing out for another good season. “Our goal is to take it one step at a time … win [the] conference, then win [the Division III] world series, but now the goal...

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Niko Kamlet and Andrew Ford

February 2, 2018

Andrew, Eddie and Niko return to discuss All-Star Games across different sports leagues. Starting with hockey, they suggest improvements to all of the four major leagues' games. They also discuss Brock Boeser's breakout. Tune in next week for the latest installment of The Observer sports reporters podcast. ...

How sweep it is

Fourth-year center fielder Aaron Cain hits a line drive against the University of Chicago. The Spartans leadoff hitter finished with nine hits in the four game series.

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter

April 28, 2017

The Case Western Reserve University baseball team swept the weekend against the University of Chicago at home, extending their winning streak to five games before falling to the College of Wooster 10-5 on Tuesday in Wooster. On Wednesday, the team improved their overall record to 22-15 with a win over...

Baseball splits series with WashU

Noah Mehrle heads toward first after connecting on an offering earlier this season.

Jacob Rayyan, Staff reporter

April 21, 2017

The Case Western Reserve University baseball team split their four-game weekend series against No.16 Washington University in St. Louis (WashU). This was the last week of conference play for the Spartans as they finished play in the University Athletic Association with a record of 11-5 and sit in sec...

Baseball takes three of four from NYU

Second baseman Alex Capetillo and shortstop Rocco Maue turn two during a recent Spartans game.

Jacob Rayyan, Staff reporter

April 14, 2017

The Case Western Reserve University baseball team played an impressive four game series this past weekend against New York University (NYU), going 3-1 against their conference rival. The Spartans advanced to 15-12 overall including an impressive 9-3 overall in the University Athletic Association. In Fr...

Bring out the brooms

The baseball team has quite a few reasons to celebrate during their six game winning streak. They are averaging more than 10 runs a game during their streak.

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter

April 7, 2017

The Case Western Reserve University baseball team swept their home weekend series against Brandeis University, winning all four contests and pushing their winning streak to a season high six games. The Spartans have won 10 out of their last 12 games, improving their record to 12-11. The team also holds a...

Baseball upsets top ten team, splits series

The baseball team split the weekend series against Emory University, including a wild 20-15 victory in the finale.

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter

March 31, 2017

The Case Western Reserve University baseball team split the weekend with then third-ranked Emory University as the Spartans opened up play in the University Athletic Association (UAA). The Spartans are now 8-11 on the season and 2-2 in conference play. After coming into the series on a season high fou...

Men’s tennis wins four out of six during busy week

Noah Crowley, Staff Reporter

March 24, 2017

Over spring break, the Spartans played six matches and won four of them during a busy week on the road. Case Western Reserve University played in Claremont, California from March 12-15. During the week, the team played three non-tournament matches as well as three matches in the Stag-Hen Invitational. T...

Baseball riding high after weekend sweep

The CWRU baseball team won three games this past weekend to push their winning streak to four.

Jacob Rayyan, Staff Reporter

March 24, 2017

The Case Western Reserve University baseball team won all three games this past weekend to push their season-high winning streak to four games. The Spartans posted wins against University of Rochester and Washington College on Saturday and followed that up with another win against Rochester on Sunday...

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