Topic: baseball

The first baseman readies to make a play as a UNLV batter takes a swing
Athletics | May 6, 2020

With seasons derailed by the coronavirus, spring athletes take matters into their own hands to stay ready for whenever competition resumes.

girl with robohand
Campus News | September 19, 2017

UNLV College of Engineering teams up with a baseball-loving 7-year-old to raise awareness for a rare condition. Here's how you can be part of the team for other kids who need "Robohands."

Athletics | May 9, 2011
Tim Chambers works his way up the coaching ranks from local high school JV squad to Division I.
Tarkainian stands with the Runnin' Rebels
UNLV History | March 24, 2010

If you’re past a certain age, you remember when the Runnin’ Rebels won the 1990 NCAA Basketball Championship. This season, UNLV celebrated the 20th anniversary of that stunning tournament. But the Rebels also have had plenty of miracle moments in other sports.

Sociology professor Michael Ian Borer headshot
Arts and Culture | November 30, 2009

Like religion, sociologist Michael Ian Borer says, baseball and Fenway Park give Bostonians something larger than themselves to believe in, "something that transcends the here and now."