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Third-Seeded Jeffs Knock Off Sixth-Seeded Stevens, 4-3
May 14 - Amherst got four shutout innings from the bullpen.

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Amherst College Major League Draft Picks

  • 1968: David Cichon ’70, St. Louis Cardinals
  • 1970: Barry Roderick ’71, Minnesota Twins
  • 1970: Robert Jones ’71, Atlanta Braves
  • 1971: Richard Bedard ’71, Pittsburgh Pirates
  • 1971: Robert Jones ’71, Pittsburgh Pirates
  • 1972: Donnelly Douglas ’73, Texas Rangers

Will Two Amherst Baseball Players Get Drafted?

Baseball’s Real Magic

The Beauty of Short Hops: How Chance and Circumstance Confound the Moneyball Approach to Baseball, by Sheldon Hirsch ’77 and Alan Hirsch ’81 (McFarland)

Reviewed by Rebecca A. Binder ’02

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Amherst Places Fourth in Final Directors' Cup Standings
June 17 - After the most successful spring season in school history, Amherst College finished fourth in the final Division III Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings. This marks the fifth consecutive top-four finish for Amherst. Full Story

The Linebacker on the Baseball Card

By Justin Long

Major League Overhaul

Three years ago, Neal Huntington ’91 took over as general manager of the Pittsburgh Pirates. Losers now for 18 consecutive seasons, they show few signs of improvement. Can Huntington’s skills and dedication turn that around?

By Roger M. Williams '56

Amherst Connects a Student and an Alum

Sarah Gelles '10 interned with the Pittsburgh Pirates.

An interview with Sarah Gelles ’10 and Neal Huntington ’91

Sarah Gelles ’10 grew up in Philadelphia as a Phillies fan and has always loved baseball.