Author Archives: Andy Swanson

Bryce Harper Signs $330M contract with Phillies

Bryce Harper Signs $330M contract with Phillies

According to ESPN’s Jeff Passan, the Philadelphia Phillies and Bryce Harper have agreed to a 13-year $330M contract. The deal is the largest guaranteed contract in baseball history, and the deal does not include an opt-out. Harper will be in Philly for a long time. The 26-year-old outfielder is a career .279 hitter, with 184…Continue Reading »

Former UNM RB Romell Jordan passes away unexpectedly

Former UNM RB Romell Jordan passes away unexpectedly

Former Cleveland High School and UNM running back Romell Jordan has passed away according to James Yodice of the Albuquerque Journal. Details of Jordan’s death are not yet available and his family has requested their privacy. Jordan was just 23-years old. Prior to joining the University of New Mexico in 2014, Romell was part of…Continue Reading »

UNM Baseball: Lobos Blowout Golden Gophers 11-1

UNM Baseball: Lobos Blowout Golden Gophers 11-1

With just three outs to go and a two-run cushion, the University of New Mexico Lobos looked primed to kick off the 2019 season with a win against a nationally ranked team on Friday afternoon. But a bullpen implosion and some defensive gaffs cost the Lobos a chance at the upset victory as the defending…Continue Reading »

Jared Mang named to 2019 Preseason All-Mountain West Team

Jared Mang named to 2019 Preseason All-Mountain West Team

For the second consecutive season, senior outfielder Jared Mang has been named to the 2019 Preseason All-Mountain West Team. Mang earned the honors as a junior after posting a monster sophomore season with a .373 batting average, with nine home runs, 17 doubles, 63 runs scored, and 62 runs batted in. Injuries limited Mang to…Continue Reading »

Broncos Aquire Joe Flacco from Baltimore

Broncos Aquire Joe Flacco from Baltimore

According to Adam Schefter, the Broncos and Ravens have a trade agreement in place to send QB Joe Flacco to Denver. The deal cannot become official until the league year starts on March 13th. The deal all but seals the fate of former starter Case Keenum, who struggled in his first and only season under…Continue Reading »

2019 UNM Baseball First Pitch Banquet

2019 UNM Baseball First Pitch Banquet

The first pitch banquet for the UNM Baseball team was smashing success. The food was great, and Tim Kurkjian did a great job as the keynote speaker. Be sure to go out and support your Lobo Baseball team this season, and listen to each game on ESPN Radio 101.7 The TEAM.  Continue Reading »