Remembering Mr. Cub

   January 24, 2015 10:38 pm



TribeFest opens Saturday

   January 23, 2015 11:11 pm

If you’re a Cleveland Indians fan, this weekend is for you.   The annual TribeFest opens Saturday at Progressive Field.   There are¬†two sessions Saturday (10 a.m.-2 p.m., 4-8 p.m.) and one Sunday (10 a.m.-3 p.m.).   Tickets for kids (age 12 and under) are free with the purchase of an adult ticket online. Tickets…

SeaWolves Wednesday: Name that player

   January 21, 2015 8:41 am

Can you correctly guess who this Erie SeaWolves player is?   Post your answer in the comments section below.   Look for the answer next week.     Last week’s answer: Dixon Machado — Rick Green

2014 SeaWolves Moments: No. 6 – Collier’s near no-no

   January 20, 2015 1:29 pm

There have been only two no-hitters in the 20-year history of the Erie SeaWolves. Tommy Collier came within inches of No. 3. On July 5, the SeaWolves were in Binghamton as the season was reaching its midpoint. Collier, 25, started the first game of a doubleheader and dominated from the start. Collier allowed four walks…

NFL’s Final Four QBs had baseball connections

   January 17, 2015 11:54 pm has an interesting article up on the final four quarterbacks left in the NFL playoffs and their connections to baseball.   Check it out here. It’s a good read.   — Rick Green

2014 SeaWolves Moments: No. 7 – Ryan shutout

   January 17, 2015 11:47 am

Kyle Ryan, 23, was one of the SeaWolves’ top pitchers in 2014 and was called up to Triple-A Toledo after 21 starts. He went 7-10 with a 4.55 ERA in Erie, including the 27th shutout in franchise history. Erie was in the midst of trying to rebound from a poor start in June and on…

Pirates sign power-hitting Korean infielder to an $11 million deal

   January 16, 2015 6:39 pm



2014 SeaWolves Moments: No. 8 – Moya saves the day

   January 15, 2015 2:10 am

The Erie SeaWolves let a few games get away in 2014, but Eastern League MVP Steven Moya was going to make sure it didn’t happen on June 16. The SeaWolves jumped out to a 7-0 lead through four innings. Erie gave five runs back in the top of the fifth inning and two more runs…

SeaWolves Wednesday: Can you name that player?

   January 14, 2015 8:35 am

Can you identify the SeaWolves player pictured below?   Post your guess in the comments section. The correct answer will be revealed next week.     — Rick Green

2014 SeaWolves Moments: No. 9 – Green Giant

   January 13, 2015 2:28 am

Dean Green, 25, is an imposing figure at the plate as a left-handed designated hitter. He stands 6 feet, 4 inches and weighs 255 pounds and has plenty of power. Green hit .311 in 2014 with 10 home runs and 65 RBIs. Green had several signature moments, including two when the Erie SeaWolves tried to…