Boston College pitcher Jack Nelson recounts Birdball’s trip to the National Baseball Hall of Fame, where the team honored former captain Pete Frates.
Johnny Piedmonte improved to 7-0 after tossing five strong innings in a 6-1 win against the Eagles in the ACC Tournament.
Seniors posed with their families and relatives of Eddie Pellagrini threw out the first pitches in a ceremony before the game.
Brian Rapp and Dan Metzdorf both tossed five scoreless innings as the Eagles beat the Bobcats twice on Saturday afternoon.
Brian Rapp pitched seven strong innings, Gian Martellini crushed a three-run homer, and BC beat the Hurricanes, 9-2, on Sunday afternoon.
Hunter Tackett went deep again, one of four Miami home runs on Saturday, as the Eagles wasted a good outing from Dan Metzdorf in a 14-5 loss.
Boston College baseball fans eyed another chance at Miami and Edgar Michelangeli. Instead, the Eagles made a new enemy in Jeb Bargfeldt.
The title game was cut short due to rain, but a week later BC has announced that baseball has officially defended its Beanpot title with a win against Harvard.