Baseball - Archives 2018
Spring is just around the corner, meaning that the 2018 baseball season is about to get underway. The University at Albany baseball team will return to action following a 2017 campaign that saw the Great Danes go 26-26 and finish fourth in the America East. Both marks were an improvement over the Danes' 2016 season.
The University at Albany baseball team has been picked to finish fourth in the America East in 2018, the conference offices announced Thursday. The Great Danes pulled in 17 points, six more than they did last season.
University at Albany Assistant Baseball Coach Jeff Kaier has been promoted to Associate Head Coach, the team announced Wednesday. It is Coach Kaier's second promotion is as many years, after rising to first assistant and recruiting coordinator before the 2016-17 season.
The San Francisco Giants have traded former University at Albany pitcher Stephen Woods to Tampa Bay as part of their deal to acquire Evan Longoria. The trade was first reported by the Tampa Bay Times.
For the third straight year, the University at Albany baseball program has teamed up with the Vs. Cancer Foundation to Cure Kids' Cancer. UAlbany players, coaches, and staff members are participating in the fundraising efforts for the foundation, culminated on Sunday, May 6 when the Great Danes host UMass Lowell. At that time, the team will make its donation to Vs. Cancer.
The University at Albany baseball team has announced its slate of games for the upcoming 2018 season. The schedule includes 53 regular season games, including eight America East series and 18 home games.
The University at Albany baseball team has announced four captains to lead the team during the 2017-18 season. Each of the the four selections will serve as team captain for the first time.
The University at Albany baseball team welcomes Joseph Kruszka as the single addition to the team during the early signing period.
The University at Albany baseball program and head coach Jon Mueller have added two new assistant coaches to the staff for the 2017-18 season. Joining the team this year is volunteer assistant Brian Booth and pitching coach Paul Panik.