Seton Hall’s offense falters in Championship game loss to St. John’s
May27

Seton Hall’s offense falters in Championship game loss to St. John’s

It was a tale of two games of the Seton Hall offense on Big East Championship Sunday. After a 19-run outburst that forced a decisive game seven, Seton Hall’s offense fell victim to St. John’s left-hander Jeff Belge in the Championship game, as the Red Storm secured their ninth Big East title with a 7-0 victory. Entering the day having to win two games in order to not only win the Big East, but secure a spot in the NCAA...

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Pirates even series against Creighton behind strong outing from Devito
May06

Pirates even series against Creighton behind strong outing from Devito

The Seton Hall Pirates baseball team took home its ninth Big East win of the season on Saturday night, edging Creighton by a final of 2-1. It was a great game for fans who love pitching, as Seton Hall sophomore Ricky Devito turned 6.2 innings of five-hit ball in the victory. The Pirates now stand at 22-16-1 (9-2). Creighton was able to get on the board first, after a one out RBI double by Ryan Mantle allowed the Bluejays to take an...

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Seton Hall and St. John’s in a league of their own
May02

Seton Hall and St. John’s in a league of their own

The Seton Hall baseball team, along with Big East-leading St. John’s, stand atop the standings with a combined conference record of 19-2. The other five teams in the conference have just 16 wins between them. Butler, at 4-4, is the only other team without a losing conference record. The Pirates and Red Storm are not just pacing the conference, the two frontrunners have blown the rest of the Big East out of the water in 2018. St....

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Pirates overpower Princeton with statement 28 runs
Apr11

Pirates overpower Princeton with statement 28 runs

To say that Seton Hall’s offense erupted against Princeton on Wednesday evening would be an understatement. The Pirates’ bats ran riot against the Tigers, highlighted by home runs from freshman Casey Dana and senior Mike Alescio. All told, Seton Hall batted through the entire order in three separate innings and put an impressive 36 runners on base on its way to a 28-8 victory in Princeton, N.J. Four Pirates reached base at least four...

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Pirates struggle to hold back hot bats of Missouri State in 14-2 loss
Mar18

Pirates struggle to hold back hot bats of Missouri State in 14-2 loss

The Seton Hall baseball team (7-9) could not handle the hot bats of the Missouri State Bears as it was defeated 14-2 Saturday afternoon. The bright spot in the ballgame for the Pirates was Ryan Ramiz, as he had a three-hit game and drove in a run in the loss. Ramiz is in the midst of a hot streak, as he is hitting .476 in his last six games coming after a slow start to the season that saw him hit .121 in the team’s first 1o games....

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Four multi-run innings help Pirates to fourth win of the season
Mar04

Four multi-run innings help Pirates to fourth win of the season

Following a walk-off defeat to tournament hosts Notre Dame – in which the Pirates led for 8.2 innings – Seton Hall concluded play at the Kissimmee Irish Classic with an 11-3 win over Youngstown State on Sunday morning. The Pirates made the most of their six-hit advantage over the Penguins, as four multi-run innings helped Seton Hall earn its fourth win of the season. Rick DeVito got the start for the Pirates – his third of the season...

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Luck of the Fighting Irish: Notre Dame beats Seton Hall in walk-off fashion
Mar04

Luck of the Fighting Irish: Notre Dame beats Seton Hall in walk-off fashion

The Seton Hall baseball team either lead or were tied for 26 out of the 27 outs on Saturday, in its second game of the Kissimmee Irish Classic in Kissimmee, Fla. Tournament hosts Notre Dame did not go away though, and a two-run ninth inning from the Fighting Irish gave Seton Hall a 9-8 loss. Seton Hall’s offensive eruption began very early in the game, as the Pirates got ahead of Notre Dame with four runs in the first two innings. In...

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Five-run swing in the fifth spells the end for Seton Hall
Feb25

Five-run swing in the fifth spells the end for Seton Hall

The Seton Hall baseball team were defeated by the Wofford Terriers, 12-5, in the first game of its doubleheader on Saturday in Spartanburg, S.C. The Pirates led 2-1 entering the fifth, but left trailing 6-2 and without their starting pitcher. What seemed like it was going to be a close game, turned into a dominant Terriers victory. Andrew Politi started on the mound for the Pirates, entering the game with a 0-1 record and 5.79 ERA....

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Pirates explode for double digit win as Big East Tournament approaches
May19

Pirates explode for double digit win as Big East Tournament approaches

The Seton Hall baseball team claimed a dominant 16-3 road win over Southeastern University on Thursday night, securing game one in the best of three series. The 16 runs are the Pirates season-high total for a single game. The Hall trailed by one after the first inning but soon turned the game upside down in the top second. After a game-tying unearned run from Matt Fortin, Ryan Ramiz doubled with the bases loaded to give the Pirates a...

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SHU softball nearly rallies back to beat Providence College
Apr25

SHU softball nearly rallies back to beat Providence College

Seton Hall softball lost 8-7 to Providence College on Saturday. The Pirates’ record is now 20-19-1. In the top of the first inning, Sara Foster singled through the left side. Valerie Suto grounded out, but Foster made to second. Alexis Walkden singled, sending Foster to third base. Walkden stole second but was left stranded. In the bottom of the first, Providence scored two runs to lead 2-0. In the second inning, Hailey Arteaga...

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Pirates’ extra base hits have them on Big East Tourney bubble
Apr19

Pirates’ extra base hits have them on Big East Tourney bubble

Seton Hall softball has begun its 2017 campaign in fashion, and as it dives into conference play midway through the season, the Pirates currently lead the nation in doubles per game. With 73 doubles in 38 games, the Pirates’ 1.92 doubles per game have opened eyes nationally and are known as the strength of Seton Hall. Minnesota and Tennessee are the only two other teams who have put more runners on second, but the Pirates’ efficiency...

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Pirates defeat Xavier Bulldogs in ninth inning comeback
Apr15

Pirates defeat Xavier Bulldogs in ninth inning comeback

The Seton Hall Pirate baseball team defeated the Xavier Bulldogs, 6-3, away Friday at Prasco Park in Mason, Ohio, its fifth in-conference game of the season. After falling to Xavier 6-2 on Thursday, April 13, Seton Hall rallied back against its Big East opponent and picked up a valuable conference victory, improving its conference record to 2-3. The teams played through three innings before Xavier snapped the scoreless tie. With the...

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