Author Archives for Tom Reisenweber

Nesbitt, Machado added to the 40-man roster

   November 20, 2014 12:31 pm    0

The Detroit Tigers filled their two open spots on the 40-man roster today by purchasing the contracts of Erie SeaWolves Angel Nesbitt and Dixon Machado.   A big reason why they were added is to protect them from the Rule 5 draft. The deadline to protect players for the draft is tonight at midnight with…

 

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Travis traded to Blue Jays

   November 12, 2014 11:46 pm    0

Devon Travis was named the top Detroit Tigers prospect by Baseball America on Wednesday morning. On Wednesday evening, he was traded to the Toronto Blue Jays. Travis, 23, was sent to the Blue Jays for speedy outfielder Anthony Gose. Gose, 24, was drafted by the Philadelphia Phillies in 2008 and went to the Blue Jays…

 

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Travis named top Tigers prospect by Baseball America

   November 12, 2014 11:44 am    0

Baseball America put out its top 10 prospect list from the Detroit Tigers for the 2015 season. The top three Tiger prospects were on the Erie SeaWolves roster this past season. Second baseman Devon Travis was named the No. 1 prospect followed by outfielder Steven Moya at No. 2 and pitcher Buck Farmer at No….

 

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SeaWolves could be on verge of new pitching coach

   October 30, 2014 11:55 am    0

The Erie SeaWolves will have a new pitching coach in 2015 as Jaime Garcia has accepted a different role in the Detroit Tigers’ organization. Garcia served as the SeaWolves pitching coach in the 2013 and 2014 seasons. MLB.com’s Jason Beck is reporting that West Michigan pitching coach and former Tigers closer Mike Henneman could take…

 

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Moya selected to AFL all-star game

   October 27, 2014 2:43 pm    0

Steven Moya was named an Eastern League all-star and selected to the MLB Futures Game during the season.   It’s no surprise the outfielder will now compete in the Arizona Fall League all-star game as he was named to the West team today.   Moya, 23, is hitting .286 with three doubles, one home run…

 

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Moya clubs first AFL home run

   October 18, 2014 11:20 pm    0

Former Erie SeaWolves outfielder Steven Moya continues to impress in the Arizona Fall League.   He set a franchise record this past summer with 35 home runs with Erie.   On Saturday he crushed a 1-2 pitch to left field for a solo home run, his first with Glendale in the Arizona Fall League.  …

 

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Moya takes RBI lead in AFL

   October 15, 2014 10:15 pm    0

Former Erie SeaWolves outfielder Steven Moya continues to swing a hot bat in the star-studded Arizona Fall League. Moya, 23, is hitting .348 and leads the league with seven RBIs. Moya is 8-for-23 in five games with two doubles and four runs scored. He has also struck out six times and has an OPS of…

 

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Fields homers in first AFL game

   October 10, 2014 2:42 am    0

The Glendale Desert Dogs are off to a 2-0 start under Erie SeaWolves manager Lance Parrish and a pair of former SeaWolves helped on Thursday.   Outfielder Daniel Fields went 1-for-3 with two walks and a two-run home run from the leadoff spot as Glendale beat the Surprise Saguaros.   Steven Moya, another outfielder, is…

 

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Moya gets start as Arizona Fall League gets underway

   October 7, 2014 2:00 pm    0

The Arizona Fall League begins this afternoon and former Erie SeaWolves outfielder Steven Moya will hit fourth and play right field for the Glendale Desert Dogs. Moya, 23, hit .276 in 133 games with the SeaWolves and set franchise records in home runs (35), RBIs (105), extra-base hits (71) and total bases (286). He was…

 

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McArdle up for Woman Executive of the Year

   October 7, 2014 1:45 pm    0

Erie SeaWolves front office member Amy McArdle has been nominated by the Eastern League for the Rawlings Woman Executive of the Year award. McArdle, a Corry native, joined the SeaWolves in 2011 and is the Director of Accounting and Finance. According to the SeaWolves, McArdle’s budgeting and strategic planning efforts have helped the team achieve…

 

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