Baseball

Ryan Hanigan suffers injury and will miss time. (Photo/USA TODAY Sports)

The Boston Red Sox were dealt with a huge blow on Friday night and find themselves looking for catcher for the second time during the early part of the 2014 season. Ryan Hanigan suffered a displaced...
Greenville Drive to play on CBS Sports Network. (Photo/Tony Smith Photography)

Minor League Baseball announced Tuesday, April 21 it will return to CBS Sports Network for a second season with 10 marquee regular-season games to be televised from late May through early August. Featured in those...
Jack Leathersich debuts with New York Mets. (Photo/Getty Images)

Jack Leathersich got the call from the New York Mets front office on Tuesday afternoon that he had been called up to the major leagues and it didn't take long for him to make...
Jack Leathersich joins New York Mets. (Photo/USA TODAY Sports)

The New York Mets have called up pitcher Jack Leathersich from the Las Vegas 51s to join the major league bullpen. Leathersich is the first former UMass Lowell River Hawk on a Major League Baseball roster...
Geoff DeGroot and Andrew Ryan win AE weekly awards. (Photo/Justin Soderberg/Mill City Sports)

Great pitching for the UMass Lowell River Hawks baseball team earned two pitchers weekly America East awards. Freshman Andrew Ryan and senior Geoff DeGroot picked up Rookie of the Week and Pitcher of the Week honors...
Danny Mendick named to best shortstop watch list. (Photo/Justin Soderberg/Mill City Sports)

UMass Lowell River Hawks senior shortstop Danny Mendick is among 47 nominees nationally, and the only America East representative, named to the initial Brooks Wallace Shortstop of the Year Award watch. The award recognizes the nation's top...
BC picked up 11th Beanpot title on Wednesday. (Photo/Joshua Kummins)

BOSTON — Momentum has been the name of the game of late for Boston College. Fresh off a weekend sweep of ranked Atlantic Coast Conference foe Georgia Tech, the Eagles earned their sixth straight win...
Kevin Veilleux named Pitcher of the Week. (Photo/Justin Soderberg/Mill City Sports)

UMass Lowell River Hawks' senior Kevin Veilleux was named America East Pitcher of the Week by the conference on Monday. Veilleux threw a complete-game shutout in game two of the series for the River Hawks, leading...
Geoff DeGroot and the River Hawks take out Northeastern. (Photo/Justin Soderberg/Mill City Sports)

BROOKLINE, Mass. -- While the fences behind the white lines were lined with large mounds of snow, UMass Lowell was red-hot with the bats on Wednesday afternoon. The River Hawks pounded out 13 hits and...
Danny Mendick named America East Player of the Week. (Photo/Justin Soderberg/Mill City Sports)

The UMass Lowell River Hawks got their 2015 baseball season underway the past weekend against the Georgia State Panthers in Atlanta, Georgia, splitting the four-game series. One River Hawk in particular had a great opening series and for...