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Are the Phils interested in Burnett?

   February 1, 2014 11:23 pm    0

Looks like there could be another team in play for the services of A.J. Burnett — the Phillies. Here’s a look at their potential interest:   – Rick Green

 

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Marlins pitcher didn’t know it was illegal to spit on a baseball

   May 25, 2013 7:59 pm    0

First we had umpires that didn’t know the rules. Now, we apparently have a player that doesn’t know the rules. Marlins pitcher Alex Sanabia said Friday that he didn’t know it was wrong to spit onto a baseball. Here’s what he said: “I didn’t know. I was in my zone and just grooving. It’s something…

 

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Here’s a look at all seven of the Indians’ homers vs. the Phils (video)

   May 2, 2013 12:26 am    0

Did you miss the Indians’ big win against the Phillies Tuesday? Want to see highlights of all seven home runs again? Ryan Raburn (twice), Carlos Santana, Mark Reynolds, Lonnie Chisenhall, Drew Stubbs and Michael Brantley all went deep. Here they are: – Rick Green

 

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Peoria posts win in AFL final

   November 19, 2012 1:03 am    0

The Peoria Javelinas won the 2012 Arizona Fall League championship with Saturday’s 4-3 victory over the Salt River Rafters in the title game at Scottsdale. Peoria won the league’s West Division with a 19-13-0 record, while Salt River was the East Division pennant winner at 17-13-2. Salt River was in the same division with the…

 

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Aeros even EL semifinal series

   September 8, 2012 11:29 pm    0

The Akron Aeros forced a fifth and deciding game in their Eastern League playoff series against the Bowie Baysox Saturday. Akron, the Western Division champion, edged the wild-card Baysox 2-1 at Canal Park. The Aeros will have the chance to rally from an 0-2 series defecit if they can beat Bowie in Sunday’s 7:05 p.m….

 

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EL semifinal series each at 2-1

   September 8, 2012 12:52 am    0

Friday night saw Akron remain alive in its best-of-five Eastern League playoff series against Bowie, while Trenton moved to the brink of eliminating Reading. The Aeros scored all of their runs in the bottom of the sixth inning of a 4-3 Western Division series victory at Canal Park. The wild-card Baysox still maintain a 2-1…

 

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Bowie takes 2-0 lead to Akron

   September 6, 2012 11:35 pm    0

The Bowie Baysox are one game away from sweeping their Western Division final against Akron, while Trenton evened its Eastern Division series vs. Reading after Thursday’s Eastern League playoff action. Caleb Joseph had a solo home run for one of his three hits in Bowie’s 7-5 victory over the Aeros at Prince George’s Stadium. Akron…

 

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Wild-carders win by same score

   September 5, 2012 10:39 pm    0

Wednesday saw wild-card qualifiers Reading and Bowie claim the first games of their respective Eastern League playoff series by the same score. Reading, aided by solo home runs from Jake Fox, Tommy Joseph and Leandro Castro, doubled up the Eastern Division champion Trenton Thunder 4-2 in their best-of-five opener at FirstEnergy Stadium. Bowie also beat…

 

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SeaWolves’ attendance also slumped

   September 5, 2012 12:02 am    0

The Erie SeaWolves’ 57-84 record for 2012 was reflective in their overall attendance at Jerry Uht Park. Total of 208,725 fans turned out for Erie’s 69 home games. Their average of 3,025, 11th in the 12-team Eastern League, was their worst going back to 2004. The Binghamton Mets were last in average (2,984). Richmond drew…

 

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SeaWolves announce 2013 schedule

   September 1, 2012 6:36 pm    0

The Erie SeaWolves released their official 2013 Eastern League schedule before Saturday night’s game against the Altoona Curve at Jerry Uht Park. Coincidence or not, those teams also will open next season on the same diamond. Erie welcomes the Curve for the first four games of a seven-game homestand, with the opener set for April…

 

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