Deon Stafford, Saint Joseph's alum, named an All-Star

June 6, 2018

Saint Joseph’s alum Deon Stafford is a South Atlantic League All-Star and will participate in the league’s mid-summer classic on June 19th in Greensboro, NC. Stafford, a catcher in the Pirates’ organization, is hitting .270/.329/.441 in 40 games this year for the West Virginia Power with four homers and 19 RBIs. The 22-year-old was selected by the Pirates in the fifth round last year and made the New York Penn…

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Philly college hurler of the year selected by Texas in MLB draft

June 6, 2018

The Texas Rangers selected Saint Joseph’s hurler Tim Brennan on Tuesday in the seventh round of Major League Baseball’s amateur draft. Brennan, the Philadelphia Division I College Pitcher of the Year, led all pitchers in the city in ERA (2.94), wins (9), and strikeouts (84). “Tim’s success not just this season, but his previous two is a direct result of his work ethic and commitment to excellence,” Hakws head coach…

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Penn Charter's Mike Siani drafted by the Reds

June 5, 2018

The Cincinnati Reds selected Penn Charter outfielder Mike Siani with the 109th overall pick during the fourth round of Tuesday’s Major League draft. Siani, who has committed to the University of Virginia, is projected as a plus-plus center fielder with blazing speed and a cannon for an arm. He was one of the top high school outfield prospects available in this year’s draft. Siani was named Gatorade Pennsylvania Player of…

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The Review's College Baseball All-Philadelphia team, featuring Faso & Brennan

May 31, 2018

The Philadelphia Baseball Review is thrilled to announce the following 12 collegian standouts as members of our 2018 NCAA All-Philadelphia Team. Catcher: James McConnon | Sophomore | Saint Joseph’sMcConnon led all Philadelphia D1 catchers with a .288 batting average while playing spectacular behind the plate, surrendering just six passed balls while throwing out 34 percent of potential base stealers. He also led all Philly catchers with a .351 on-base percentage….

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La Salle's Ben Faso named Philly Offensive Player of the Year

May 30, 2018

The Philadelphia Baseball Review is excited to announce Ben Faso from La Salle University as the recipient of the 2018 Philadelphia NCAA Division 1 College Offensive Player of the Year award. The junior first baseman led a potent Explorers offense, hitting .347 with three home runs and 36 RBI over 54 games. His 17 doubles on the season and 39.5 runs created topped all Philadelphia players. He also swiped nine…

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Saint Joseph's Tim Brennan named Philly Pitcher of the Year

May 29, 2018

The Philadelphia Baseball Review is excited to announce Tim Brennan from Saint Joseph’s University as the recipient of the 2018 Philadelphia NCAA Division 1 College Pitcher of the Year award. The junior right-hander finished the season leading all D1 Philadelphia-based pitchers in ERA (2.94), wins (9), and strikeouts (84). His 0.90 WHIP was the best mark by a starting pitcher in the city. Perhaps even more impressive than his standout…

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Faso and Holcomb secure weekly honors from The Review

May 14, 2018

The Philadelphia Baseball Review released its College Player of the Week awards for the period ending May 14. La Salle junior first baseman Ben Faso was named the Philadelphia Baseball Review’s Hitter of the Week while Penn sophomore right-handed pitcher Mitchell Holcomb was named Philadelphia Baseball Review’s Pitcher of the Week. The Philadelphia Baseball Review names winners each Monday throughout the college season. Faso finished the week for the Explorers…

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Dudeck and Aungst win weekly Philadelphia college honors

May 7, 2018

The Philadelphia Baseball Review released its College Player of the Week awards for the period ending May 7. La Salle senior outfielder Brian Dudeck was named the Philadelphia Baseball Review’s Hitter of the Week while Saint Joseph’s senior right-handed pitcher Justin Aungst was named Philadelphia Baseball Review’s Pitcher of the Week. The Philadelphia Baseball Review names winners each Monday throughout the college season. Dudeck finished the week for the Explorers…

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Concannon and Doty earn weekly honors from The Review

April 30, 2018

The Philadelphia Baseball Review released its College Player of the Week awards for the period ending April 30. Saint Joseph’s junior outfielder Charlie Concannon was named the Philadelphia Baseball Review’s Hitter of the Week while Villanova’s senior right-handed pitcher Ryan Doty was named Philadelphia Baseball Review’s Pitcher of the Week. The Philadelphia Baseball Review names winners each Monday throughout the college season. Concannon finished the week for the Hawks 6-for-18…

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Penn's McGeagh and Saint Joseph's Kennedy win weekly honors

April 23, 2018

The Philadelphia Baseball Review released its College Player of the Week awards for the period ending April 23. Penn junior third baseman Matt McGeagh was named the Philadelphia Baseball Review’s Hitter of the Week while Saint Joseph’s freshman right-handed pitcher Matt Kennedy was named Philadelphia Baseball Review’s Pitcher of the Week. The Philadelphia Baseball Review names winners each Monday throughout the college season. McGeagh finished the week for the Quakers…

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