Bowie clinches playoff berth against Erie

   August 30, 2012 10:34 pm

No team in the Eastern League’s Western Division enjoyed more success against the Erie SeaWolves this season than Bowie. How appropriate the Baysox secured a playoff berth against them. Bowie, which finished 14-7 against Erie, celebrated its first spot in the postseason since 2008 with Thursday’s 8-6 victory at Prince George’s Stadium. The Baysox (75-62)…

Douglas goes deep twice in Erie win

   August 26, 2012 10:53 pm

The Erie SeaWolves salvaged the finale of their four-game series against Reading with Sunday’s 9-1 victory at FirstEnergy Stadium. Erie (56-77) never trailed after its six-run first inning, highlighted by Brandon Douglas’ three-run home run. Douglas also socked a solo homer in the sixth, and finished the game with three hits, four RBIs and two…

SeaWolves last in division, league

   August 26, 2012 1:52 am

The Reading Phillies continue to maintain the Eastern League’s Eastern Division wild-card playoff berth at the Erie SeaWolves’ expense. Reading assured itself a series victory with Saturday’s 2-1 win over Erie at FirstEnergy Stadium. The Phillies’ third consecutive win left them 71-62, four games back of first-place Trenton, while the SeaWolves (55-77) now maintain the…

Second-place Phils first rate against Erie

   August 25, 2012 1:05 am

Reading took charge of a one-run game with their four-run fourth inning, the difference in Friday’s 6-2 victory over the Erie SeaWolves at FirstEnergy Stadium. The loss was the third straight for Erie (55-76) and the second in its weekend series against the Phillies (70-62). Reading maintained second place in the Eastern League’s Eastern Division, as well…

Ruf slam roughs up SeaWolves

   August 23, 2012 11:01 pm

Darin Ruf usurped the Erie SeaWolves’ new role as Eastern League spoilers with one mighty swing Thursday night. Ruf, the league’s home-run leader, added to his total with a seventh-inning grand slam off Erie reliever Kelvin De La Cruz. His 33rd homer was the difference in the Phillies’ 7-6 win at FirstEnergy Stadium. Erie, eliminated…

SeaWolves pregame notes for Aug. 22

   August 22, 2012 5:39 pm

Starting lineups for Wednesday’s Eastern League game between the Akron Aeros and the Erie SeaWolves at Jerry Uht Park: Akron Aeros (75-53): 1. Tyler Holt CF, 2. Jordan Henry RF, 3. Thomas Neal LF, 4. Chun Chen 1B, 5. Jesus Aguilar DH, 6. Ryan Rohlinger 3B, 7. Davis Stoneburner 2B, 8. Michel Hernandez C, 9….

SeaWolves pregame notes for Aug. 20

   August 20, 2012 5:27 pm

Starting lineups for Monday’s Eastern League game between the Akron Aeros and the Erie SeaWolves at Jerry Uht Park: Akron Aeros (75-51): 1. Tyler Holt CF, 2. Jordan Henry RF, 3. Chun Chen 1B, 4. Nick Weglarz LF, 5. Jesus Aguilar DH, 6. Matt Lawson 2B, 7. Ryan Rohlinger SS, 8. Roberto Perez C, 9….

SeaWolves pregame notes for Aug. 17

   August 17, 2012 5:38 pm

Starting lineups for Friday’s Eastern League game between the Harrisburg Senators and the Erie SeaWolves at Jerry Uht Park: Harrisburg Senators (56-68): 1. Brian Goodwin CF, 2. Jose Lozada 2B, 3. Justin Bloxom LF, 4. Jimmy Van Ostrand DH, 5. Anthony Rendon 3B, 6. Destin Hood RF, 7. Seth Bynum SS, 8. Tim Pahuta 1B,…

SeaWolves off until Tuesday

   August 12, 2012 10:01 pm

Sunday’s cancelled game at Jerry Uht Park meant the Erie SeaWolves will have more than 48 hours off until they resume their dwindling regular season. Erie (53-66) was originally scheduled to be idle for a third consecutive Monday. The SeaWolves will then travel to Bowie for the first of two August series against the Baysox…

Fourth inning ruins rest of Erie’s game

   July 18, 2012 7:21 pm

It was only one inning, but it was bad enough to spoil the other eight. The Erie SeaWolves committed a wild pitch, a passed ball and a fielding error in the top of the fourth of Wednesday’s matinee game against Bowie. Starting pitcher Patrick Cooper also allowed the Baysox three hits, a walk and a…