2015 Baseball News

November 25, 2014
Oakland A’s Name Baseball Alum Dan Kantrovitz Assistant GM
Dan Kantrovitz, a 2001 Brown University graduate and four-year member of the baseball team, was recently hired as an assistant general manager for the Oakland A’s, the Major League Baseball club announced on Monday.

November 10, 2014
Achilles Announces 2015 Baseball Schedule
Head coach Grant Achilles of the Brown baseball program has announced the team’s schedule for the upcoming 2015 campaign.

September 22, 2014
Baseball to Host Annual Hot Stove Event
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown baseball team will host its annual Hot Stove Event on Friday, October 24 at Brown’s Nelson Fitness Center in Providence, R.I. The event is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m., and both the coaching staff and players look forward to honoring those who have helped build the program.

September 18, 2014
Baseball Announces Fall Schedule, Scout Day
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – With the return of student-athletes and practice now in full swing, Brown baseball head coach Grant Achilles is pleased to announce the program’s 2014 fall schedule, including the team’s annual Scout Day on Friday, Sept. 26 at Murray Stadium.

September 2, 2014
Baseball Adds Murphy, Jones to Coaching Staff
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Bill Murphy and Nathan Jones will join the Brown baseball staff as assistant coaches in an announcement made by head coach Grant Achilles on Tuesday. In addition, Mike McCormack has been elevated to the program’s recruiting coordinator after spending the last two seasons as an assistant coach with the Bears.

August 28, 2014
Taugner Named to Northwoods League Top Prospects List
ROCHESTER, Minn. – Sophomore Christian Taugner (Roselle, Ill.), a right-handed pitcher on the Brown baseball team, was recently named to the Northwoods Baseball League Top 200 Prospect List.

August 1, 2014
Baseball Announces Class of 2018
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Brown baseball head coach Grant Achilles is pleased to announce the addition of seven incoming student-athletes set to join the roster for the 2015 season.

July 27, 2014
Eric Nadel ’72 Receives 2014 Ford C. Frick Award
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. – Eric Nadel, a 1972 graduate of Brown University and the longtime voice of the Texas Rangers, received the 2014 Ford C. Frick Award on Saturday, presented annually for excellence in broadcasting by the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum.

July 14, 2014
Baseball’s Taugner Named Northwoods League All-Star
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Sophomore Christian Taugner (Roselle, Ill.), a right-handed pitcher on the Brown baseball team, was recently named to the Northwoods Baseball League All-Star Team