Washington Nationals

This Week in Halftime: Baseball’s back

The baseball season is back, and with it comes lots of posts on Halftime about, well, baseball. Voices editor Steven Criss discusses what it will take for D.C’s Nationals to actually successful this year. With high hopes for the… Read More

You’ve been a bad, bad Hoya: We’re talkin’ baseball edition

When it comes to the owners of sports teams, Georgetown has been able to cultivate both the good and the villainous. For the latter group, look no further than Frank McCourt (COL ’75), owner of the Los Angeles Dodgers,… Read More

Hoyas’ Fernandez receives preseason honors

Georgetown senior Erick Fernandez joins 15 other players in being named to the preseason All-Big East baseball team. One of two catchers selected—along with Pitt’s Kevan Smith—Fernandez 49 of the 51 games the Hoyas played last season. Fernandez… Read More

Alexandria may become home field for baseball and softball teams

Georgetown baseball and softball teams may soon have a new home field. University officials are currently in talks with the city of Alexandria about signing a multi-year lease for the use of fields near Four Mile Run. City… Read More

Georgetown baseball player pursues rap career

Mike Seander, a graduate student on Georgetown’s baseball team, caught the attention of the Washington Post yesterday. Not for his on-the-field talents, though. You see, Seander raps. (His rap name? Mike Stud.) “It’s absurd,” Dan Capeless, his teammate,… Read More

NCAA puts Georgetown on three-year probation due to excess work-study pay for baseball players

The National Collegiate Athletic Association has put Georgetown on a three-year probation due to major rules violations related to work-study payments to 26 baseball players between 2000 and 2007. The NCAA is also vacating all records of games… Read More

Georgetown YouTube Madness: Sports (besides basketball)

Last week’s bracket, performances, saw some voting irregularities, but the Chimes’ rendition of “Georgetown Girl” ultimately triumphed. This week we’ll be looking at sports other than basketball (yes, they exist). Inside the Huddle: Hoyas First Game at Citi… Read More