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Tim Locastro to sign with Toronto Blue Jays

By | Jun 13, 2013

Junior shortstop Tim Locastro announced Tuesday he will forgo his senior season of college baseball to play professionally. On Saturday, the Toronto Blue Jays selected Locastro in the 13th round of the Major League Baseball Entry Draft.   Locastro led the Blue and Gold in nearly every hitting category during the 2013 season. He hit…

Tim Locastro to sign with Toronto Blue Jays

By | Jun 12, 2013

Tim Locastro spoke with assistant sports editor Steve Derderian to answer some questions about his recent decision to play professional baseball.

Locastro selected in MLB Draft

By | Jun 11, 2013

During the second day of the Major League Baseball Amateur Draft on Saturday, the Toronto Blue Jays drafted Bombers’ shortstop, rising senior Timothy Locastro, as the 385th pick in the 13th round. Locastro is the fourth Bomber in the past five years to be drafted by an MLB team. After the 2012 season, the Oakland…

Locastro selected in MLB Draft

By | Jun 10, 2013

During the second day of the Major League Baseball Amateur Draft on Saturday, the Toronto Blue Jays drafted Bombers’ shortstop, rising senior Timothy Locastro, in the 13th round and the 385th pick overall.

Between the Lines: Lifelong Sox fan to make a trip of a lifetime

By | Mar 7, 2013

Before I dig into this week’s column, I have to thank my fellow teammate and sports writer Nathan Bickell for having good sportsmanship throughout last week’s competition and giving me the opportunity to write this column. Spring break is about to begin for Ithaca College students, and many will retreat to warmer locations for a…

Between The Lines: Baltimore Orioles provide best birthday present ever

By | Oct 10, 2012

Columnist and die-hard Baltimore Orioles fan Nathan Bickell recaps his experiences from Game 1 of the American League Division Series at Camden Yards.

Between the Lines: Breaking down the AL MVP race

By | Oct 4, 2012

Columnist Nathan Bickell breaks down the opposing arguments for Mike Trout and Miguel Cabrera and casts his vote for the 2012 AL MVP.

Fans avoid costly games

By | Sep 21, 2011

We live in a culture where sports can lift the fortunes of a downtrodden city or set off riots depending on whether a team wins or loses. But many modern sports fans will never get to see their favorite teams play in person simply because of cost. Sports economist Rodney  Fort, a professor in the…