Apr 7, 2014; St. Louis, MO, USA; A general view of Busch Stadium on Opening Day between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Cincinnati Reds. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports

Around the Rim: Nick Greenwood Called Up by St. Louis Cardinals


Around the Rim is a semi-regular piece at Rhody Rampage, recapping articles, interviews, and news regarding the Rhode Island Rams, the A-10, and the entire college sports landscape.

Happy Fathers Day to all you dads out there in Rhody Nation. Here’s a few stories to peruse as you kick back on this Sunday.
 

  • We mentioned earlier this week that former URI Ram Nick Greenwood was up for a spot in the AAA All-Star Game. Maybe not anymore. Greeny has been called up to the St. Louis Cardinals, and he joined the big club today. Nick becomes the first Rhode Island player in the big leagues since 1967. [GoRhody.com]
  • The URI athletic department hosted their second annual Men’s Basketball Season Ticket Holder Appreciation Party last week. Cox Sports was there and cameras were rolling. Here’s what Dan Hurley had to say on a variety of different topics. [Cox Sports Online]

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