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The Top 10 Second Baseman for the 2022 season

The Top 10 Second Baseman for the 2022 season

By Cooper Woodward, Reporter April 21, 2022

Second base is deeper than ever this year. A logjam at shortstop — there were more talented free agent shortstops than there were teams that needed someone at the position — pushed talent over to the...

Top 10 Shortstops for the 2022 season

Top 10 Shortstops for the 2022 season

By Cooper Woodward, Reporter April 21, 2022

The Shortstop position has to be one of the most attention-attracted positions in baseball, given that the shortstop has to have the strongest arm in the infield. There have been plenty of superstars who...

A Recap of the Beginning of the NFL Offseason Trades

A Recap of the Beginning of the NFL Offseason Trades

By Ryan Garrett, Assistant Reporter March 31, 2022

A lot of changes have happened in the NFL over the past two weeks, including many star players moving. Davante Adams, from the Packers, went to the Raiders on a $141.3 million deal to play with his...

Top 20 Starting Pitchers of 2022

Top 20 Starting Pitchers of 2022

By Cooper Woodward, Reporter March 17, 2022

The starting pitcher is the most important position in the entire 9 that takes the field. They oversee the baseball and where it goes, and it is their job to make sure the no runs come across to score....

MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred (Left) and Executive director of the MLBPA Tony Clark (Right) talk to the press at the 2017 World Baseball Classic

The MLB Lockout

By Cooper Woodward, Reporter March 1, 2022

As of 2/23/22, Major League Baseball is currently in a lockout. With the lockout instituted, baseball has had little-to-no news coming from Major League free agency, trades, communication between clubs,...

Super Bowl Review — What Went Right/Wrong for Both Teams

Super Bowl Review — What Went Right/Wrong for Both Teams

By Cooper Woodward, Reporter February 17, 2022

The Los Angeles Rams beat the Cincinnati Bengals 23-20 in dramatic fashion in the Super Bowl, with QB Matthew Stafford leading a game-winning drive that ended with a Stafford-Kupp touchdown to take the...

Interview: Broadcaster Jack McMullen

Interview: Broadcaster Jack McMullen

By Cooper Woodward, Reporter February 15, 2022

Jack McMullen is the current play-by-play broadcaster for the Fort Wayne Tin Caps (a Minor League affiliate of the San Diego Padres) and the voice of Ball State College basketball. He also works with the...

Super Bowl Preview: Rams vs Bengals

Super Bowl Preview: Rams vs Bengals

By Cooper Woodward, Reporter February 10, 2022

This 2021-2022 NFL postseason has definitely been one to remember — from the Tampa Bay-Rams game to the insane two days of divisional-round football, and everything in between. The playoffs have come...

2022 MLB Power Rankings

2022 MLB Power Rankings

By Cooper Woodward, Reporter February 3, 2022

As of writing this (2/1/22), we are still in a lockout and only a few months away from the 2022 MLB season. But with a solid two months of MLB free agency in the books before the last CBA (collective bargaining...

The Rise of Formula One in the United States

The Rise of Formula One in the United States

By Nicholas Miano, Assistant Reporter January 13, 2022

Formula One (F1) is a global auto racing organization, beginning in Europe after World War II. Lasting from March to December, the F1 season comprises of twenty races, each circuit located in different...

Pictured are some of the best Relief pitchers in baseball, Including Josh Hader, Liam Hendriks, Blake Treinen, Giovani Gallegos, Ryan Pressly, Will Smith, Craig Kimbrel, and Phil Bickford.

Is It Worth It To Pay Big Money to Relief Pitchers?

By Cooper Woodward, Reporter January 11, 2022

Relievers. Some come into the game for 1-2 inning spurts; others come in to take over most of a game for a starter. Since there usually are 1-2 days in between each appearance, they have opportunities...

Xavier Sports Spotlight: Interview with Coach Cerreta on the Baseball Team

Xavier Sports Spotlight: Interview with Coach Cerreta on the Baseball Team

By Sam Rector, Reporter April 22, 2021

The Xavier baseball team is off to a red-hot start. They sit at 4-0, with wins over Sheehan, Guilford, West Haven, and Wilbur Cross. The Falcons boast a balanced, consistent offense and a deep group of...

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