Curtis Granderson Wins Prestigious Roberto Clemente Award


UIC alum and New York Mets outfielder Curtis Granderson has been named the winner of the 2016 Roberto Clemente Award, Major League Baseball announced Friday. The prominent honor is annually bestowed upon the player who best represents the game of baseball through sportsmanship, community involvement and positive contributions, both on and off the field.Read More


UIC Baseball Facilities

UIC boasts the best baseball specific facilities in the mid-west, bar none. UIC is the winter training home to several MLB players, that includes Curtis Granderson(Mets), Jason Kipnis(Indians), Gordon Beckham(White Sox), George Kontos(Giants), Luke Gregerson(Astros) to name a few. Such facilities include $12.5 Million Curtis Granderson Stadium, the newly renovated Physical Education Building which boasts a 45,000 sq. ft. fully turfed infield and training area that is fully netted, as well as our Flames Indoor Offensive Training Facility.