Canandaigua alum Tanner Cooper drafted by Cincinnati Reds

Canandaigua alum Tanner Cooper drafted by Cincinnati Reds

By BILLY HEYEN Tanner Cooper was selected by the Cincinnati Reds in the 35th round of the Major League Baseball Draft on Wednesday with the 1044th selection. Cooper starred at Canandaigua Academy before heading to Stony Brook. This past season, Cooper’s sophomore year, he dominated at Finger Lakes Community College. Cooper’s committed to Penn State. […]

Former UB pitcher Mike McGee signs with the Cincinnati Reds

Former University at Buffalo baseball left-handed pitcher Mike McGee signed a professional contract with the Cincinnati Reds on Monday afternoon. McGee becomes the third UB baseball pitcher to sign a professional contract this season, joining Mike Kaelin (Los Angeles Angels) and Blair Lakso (Minnesota Twins), the most players in a single season in program history…

Tales of the Tape – The Divisional Series

As we are in the first days of October, I have this vision of Vin Scully out walking his dog, describing the beginning of fall. ” As the leaves turn, so does the chapter in this novel we call the 2010 Major League Baseball season.” I am sure his dog would be to busy trying to figure which tree to mark his/her territory to listen, but for me – it is poetry that I could listen to all day. Now this vision didn’t really happen, but October is here – so are the Divisional series.