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Flaherty pitches during the CIF final in 2013 at Dodger Stadium. Credit: Chronicle Archives

Looking at a legend: Tracing the baseball career of Cardinals pitcher Jack Flaherty ’14

Keila McCabe December 11, 2018

Cardinals pitcher Jack Flaherty ’14 stood in Dodger Stadium, looking out at 50,000 empty seats waiting to be filled for his upcoming game against the Dodgers. He excused himself; Flaherty needed a moment...

Baseball defeats Warriors 6-4 in CIF playoffs

Bennett Gross May 18, 2016

The Harvard-Westlake baseball team defeated Westlake 6-4 in a play-in game for the CIF-SS Division I playoffs. The Wolverines, who began the game with a 6-0 cushion after the first inning, were led by...

6 alums playing professional baseball

Connor Reese September 1, 2015

Heading into the final stretch of the baseball season, six Wolverines find themselves playing at the highest level of America’s pastime. MLB.com ranks Lucas Giolito ’12 as the third best prospect in...

Baseball season ends with playoff loss

May 28, 2014

The game’s first run was scored in the top of the first inning when Michael Vokulich ’14 hit a sacrifice fly to score Jack Flaherty ’14, who was just named the Gatorade State Player of the Year after...

Baseball advances to semifinals

Lizzy Thomas May 25, 2013

A single game now stands between the varsity boys' baseball team and the May 31 CIF Finals, to be held at Dodger Stadium. The Wolverines  5-0 quarterfinals victory over Santa Margarita Friday was not...

Baseball scores Senior Day win

Lizzy Thomas May 9, 2013

After two days of cancelled, delayed and rescheduled games, the varsity baseball team finally played St. Francis at home Thursday in its Senior Day game, and beat the Golden Knights 6-1. Jack Flaherty...

Fight to the finish

Lizzy Thomas April 24, 2013

On the road to a possible CIF championship, the varsity baseball team is struggling to secure its third straight Mission League championship. The Loyola Cubs are poised to thwart the Wolverines’ would-be...

Baseball reaches finals at NHSI, loses to Mater Dei

Lizzy Thomas March 30, 2013

Different year, but it’s the same story for the varsity baseball team, who once more made it the finals of the USA Baseball National High School Invitational in North Carolina only to fall to Mater Dei...

Scaring ’em hitless

Lizzy Thomas March 13, 2013

Johan Santana has one. Lucas Giolito ’12 has one and Tim Lincecum has none. Sandy Koufax had four and Roy Halladay and Justin Verlander both have two. And now Jack Flaherty ’14 and Chloe Pendergast...

Baseball remains undefeated with win over Loyola

Lizzy Thomas March 12, 2013

In its first League game, the varsity baseball team did what its done every other game this season: win. The Wolverines improved to 7-0 on the season with their 5-0 victory at Loyola. Jack Flaherty '14...

Flaherty tosses no-hitter against Valencia

Michael Aronson March 2, 2013

Jack Flaherty '14 threw a complete game no-hitter en route to the baseball team's 1-0 victory over Valencia on Saturday. The North Carolina commit threw 73 pitches, striking out seven batters and walking...

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