Archive for Features
Apr
23

Loramie “Rusty” In Encore Win Over Versailles….

Right out of the chute…Fort Loramie took advantage of Versailles mistakes and too many free bases to score early, score often, and shoot down a runner at the plate in the third inning. The Redskins won 9-3 Monday night at Fifth-Third Field. Read more about the game in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Apr
20

A Horrible Start, A Glorious End…Bucks Split With Terps

Same View, Different Perspectives….OSU’s Brent Todys (foreground) and Maryland pitcher John Murphy (background) watch Todys’s 11th inning home run sail out of the park, giving the Buckeyes a 10-9 win and a split of Saturday’s doubleheader. Read more in today’s Press Pros.

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Apr
20

The Time Is Now For The Buckeyes….

Faced with another doubleheader this weekend, the Buckeyes need to address their place in the Big Ten standings, and do some gettin’ while the gettin’s good.

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Apr
19

Hal (McCoy) Answers: Volume #3

The latest of questions for Hal McCoy from Press Pros readers near and far…on where Nick Senzel will play (when he does play), on the difference in baseballs (then and now), and how do teams select which dugout to use. Read it all in today’s inside feature.

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Apr
19

Buckeyes In Maryland: But It’s Not All Baseball….

What do you do in the Maryland countryside when the baseball game’s rained out?  Well, a little history in this case, and a side trip Friday to the Antietam National Battlefield.

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Apr
18

Tom Cappell: Uncle Mel, And Kings Of The Creek

Spring means a lot of things relative to the outdoors. But one of the best is something I learned from my Uncle Mel, who taught me that there is at least one thing that does taste just like chicken. Something different from outdoors columnist Tom Cappell in today’s Press Pros.

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Apr
17

Ohio State Dumps Xavier For Fifth Win In Six Games

Emergency appendectomy scratches Mitch Milheim, gives Thomas Waning first college start. It was the fifth win in six games for Ohio State (21-17) after it was swept at home by Northwestern. Read Mark Znidar on Press Pros.

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Apr
16

Troy Defends Market Street, Knocks Off Centerville

The defense was shaky, but another solid pitching performance by Cole Brogan and some healthy hitting pushed Troy past Centerville in GWOC action Tuesday afternoon at Market Street Field. Greg Billing writes the story for today’s Press Pros.

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Apr
16

What Is…Your ‘Fair’ Share?

The former president talked about it every day. Your congressman and senator talk about it. But when it comes to taxes, no one has yet to explain just how much a ‘fair share’ really is, and why. Now that you’ve paid your taxes…wouldn’t you like to know for yourself? Questions asked without answers, in today’s Press Pros.

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Apr
15

As Egbert Goes, So Goes Tipp…1-Hitter Quiets G’ville

Tipp’s Kenton Egbert continued to roll, striking out 15, and dominating Greenville Monday in an impressive 4-0, 1-hit shutout. Read more about the game in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Apr
14

The Reader Speaks…Tax Day (April 15), 2019

Comments from readers this time on former president Dwight Eisenhower,  Pee Wee Reese, your (and our) favorite old baseball cards…and why is there so much baseball on Press Pros, and no softball? Enjoy an interesting read from people like yourself…in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Apr
14

Huge Crowd Sees Ohio State Win Series Over Michigan

Playing like the Big Ten player of the year, co-captain Dom Canzone launched a third inning home run that ignited the Buckeyes in their game one win Saturday against Michigan. The Buckeyes won two of three from the team up north, as written in today’s feature by columnist Mark Znidar.

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Apr
13

Undefeated Fort Loramie Keeps On Rolling…

Fort Loramie and pitcher CJ Billing tacks on two more wins, knocks off host Versailles in its own tourney, and gives Troy Christian first loss at Saturday’s Zac Richard Classic. Read more about the action from Greg Billing in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Apr
13

Ohio State Quarterbacks, Defense Have Their Moments In Spring Game

Justin Fields appears to have locked down the starting job … Matthew Baldwin throws plenty of passes but shows he needs more work … Defense appeared to be playing faster, which is just what coaches want. Doug Harris share details of the spring game.

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Apr
13

Fired Up Ohio State Beats Up On Michigan

A first inning display by Michigan’s centerfielder fired up the Buckeyes and set the tone for a passionate response…and then some!

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Apr
11

You Can’t Beat Playoff Hockey…And A Missed ‘Fact’ About OSU Baseball

Two things dominate this Thursday write, prior to a big weekend of area baseball, the Master’s, and television TV.  I’ll keep it simple, I promise. Read on……

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Apr
9

Buckeyes Win Wild One, Snap Losing Streak At Bobcats’ Expense

Seeking a road win and termination of a five-game losing streak, the Buckeyes started a telling week of baseball with a dramatic road win over the Ohio University Bobcats. Read about the game in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Apr
8

Troy Had It, Lost It, Got It Back…In Win Over Sidney

Troy’s Braedon Snider rounds first, heading for second, with his seventh inning double that drove home the winning run in Monday’s 4-3 win over Sidney. Read more on the game in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Apr
7

Buckeyes At A Crossroad…And How Do You Respond?

Their weekend collapse against Northwestern has left the Ohio State Buckeyes in a position of short term embarrassment and uncertainty.  So how do you respond in college baseball when you’re threatened by a losing streak – called out by a team you’re supposed to beat?

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Apr
6

Hoard: OSU Drops Second To N’western: “They Beat Us”

For lack of timely hitting, perhaps, the Buckeyes drop a second consecutive game to Northwestern.  Will seek to salvage some momentum going forward with the series finale on Sunday. COLUMBUS—There were two ways to look at Ohio State’s 7-2 loss to Northwestern Saturday at Bill Davis Stadium. Not surprisingly, Buckeye coach Greg Beals chose the […]

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