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…

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…

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…

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…

2014 SeaWolves Moments: No. 10 – Sweeping the Curve

   January 11, 2015 7:48 pm

The Erie SeaWolves continued to climb out of a deep hole in the Eastern League playoff race in August. Erie was in almost a must-win situation throughout August and a sweep of the Altoona Curve in dramatic fashion is exactly what the SeaWolves needed on Aug. 17. Trailing 3-1 in the bottom of the eighth…

SeaWolves offer Moya bobbleheads

   December 17, 2014 10:47 pm

If you are looking for a new Steven Moya bobblehead, call the Erie SeaWolves and sign up for a ticket package. The SeaWolves are offering the bobblehead of Moya holding his Eastern League MVP trophy after putting together a record-breaking season in 2014. Fans will receive the bobblehead for free if they sign up for…

Tigers announce SeaWolves 2015 field staff

   December 9, 2014 1:08 pm

The Detroit Tigers released their minor league field assignments today, and the Erie SeaWolves will have some familiar faces in 2015. Lance Parrish is back to manage his second season with the SeaWolves. Parrish led Erie to a 71-71 record before managing Glendale in the Arizona Fall League. The Desert Dogs went 14-15-2 under Parrish,…

Nesbitt, Machado added to the 40-man roster

   November 20, 2014 12:31 pm

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…

Travis traded to Blue Jays

   November 12, 2014 11:46 pm

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…

Travis named top Tigers prospect by Baseball America

   November 12, 2014 11:44 am

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….