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The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

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Wolverines compete in Major League Baseball

Ryan Razmjoo October 14, 2020

In the last decade, the school has built a reputation of excellence in baseball, winning multiple championships, including the Mission League in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2018, and the CIF-SS championship...

Pete Crow-Armstrong 20 picked 19th overall in MLB Draft

Pete Crow-Armstrong ’20 picked 19th overall in MLB Draft

Kyle Reims June 11, 2020

In Wednesday’s Major League Baseball Draft, Vanderbilt University commit Pete Crow-Armstrong ’20 was selected by the New York Mets with the 19th overall pick in the first round. Crow-Armstrong, who...

Drew Bowser 20 being honored by USA Baseball at all-school assembly. Credit: Lindsay Wu/Chronicle

Drew Bowser ’20 to play in Prospect Development Pipeline League

Keila McCabe May 1, 2019

This morning at all-school assembly, shortstop and Stanford University commit Drew Bowser ’20 announced he will be playing in the Prospect Development Pipeline League this summer at IMG Academy in Bradenton,...

Alumnus reaches Major League Baseball

Asa Saperstein August 5, 2017

The Atlanta Braves called up Max Fried ’12 from their Double-A affiliate to join the team’s bullpen August 5. Fried was the seventh overall pick in the MLB Draft by the San Diego Padres in 2012,...

Pittsburgh Pirates draft alumnus

Elly Choi July 4, 2016

The Pittsburgh Pirates selected catcher Arden Pabst '13  in the 12th round of the Major League Baseball Draft June 10 after his three years of playing for the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. Pabst threw...

Kaplan drafted to Chicago White Sox

Oliver Akhtarzad July 1, 2016

In the 37th round of the Major League Baseball draft, the Chicago White Sox selected Northwestern University outfielder Leo Kaplan '16 as the 1106th pick overall. Kaplan has been an important player...

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Giolito makes Major League Baseball debut

Zachary Swartz June 29, 2016

Lucas Giolito ’12, former varsity baseball player, made his Major League Baseball debut pitching for the Washington Nationals against the New York Mets at Nationals Park June 28. Giolito, ranked by...

Giolito ’12 pitches in MLB Futures Game

Bennett Gross July 12, 2015

Washington Nationals pitcher and former Wolverine Lucas Giolito ’12 was the starting pitcher for Team USA in the MLB Futures Game. He threw two scoreless innings for the United States, giving up two...

Seven for The Show

September 3, 2014

A select few former Wolverine baseball players are still playing the game known as America’s pastime in the minor and major leagues. Right-handed pitcher Jack Flaherty ’14 was drafted in the first...

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