Former Villanova baseball and football star Matt Szczur has been promoted to the major leagues by the Chicago Cubs and will join the team in New York on Sunday prior to the team's game against the New York Mets. Szczur will become the 56th former Villanova baseball player to reach the major leagues.
Senior relief pitcher Matt Meurer (Katy, Texas) garnered a spot on the Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Team in an announcement made on Wednesday morning. Meurer was one of the top performers on the field for the Wildcats this season while continuing to be equally successful academically. Meurer is one of 11 players named to...
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Right-handed pitcher JB Kole (Basking Ridge, N.J.) was chosen by the Milwaukee Brewers in the eighth round of the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft on Friday evening. Kole, a 6-3 power pitcher, was the 236th overall pick in the 2014 draft and is the 66th pick from Villanova since the ...
Freshman second baseman Todd Czinege (Overland Park, Kan.) was one of four players from BIG EAST teams to be named a Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American in an announcement by Collegiate Baseball newspaper on Wednesday morning. Czinege is also one of seven second baseman selected nationwide for the honor.
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The annual Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft begins with live coverage on MLB Network this Thursday evening and will continue on Friday and Saturday afternoons. Villanova baseball players have had a long and successful history in the draft and the current Wildcats roster...