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Clark closes for first AFL save

By | November 8, 2012 10:50 pm | 0 Comments

 

Relief pitcher Tyler Clark, who competed for the Erie SeaWolves during their 2012 season, saved the Mesa Solar Sox’s 4-3 victory over Phoenix as part of Thursday’s Arizona Fall League action. Clark came in for Mesa with two outs and runners at first and third in the top of the ninth inning. The right-hander came… View Article

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Tigers hire father of Erie outfielder

By | November 2, 2012 4:31 pm | 1 Comment

 

Now, whenever Bruce and Daniel Fields conduct one of their frequent baseball calls, it will be as members of the same organization. Bruce Fields, who briefly played for the Detroit Tigers in 1986, has been hired by the 2012 American League champions to be their roving minor league hitting instructor for next season. That means… View Article

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Detroit gets Giant challenge for Series

By | October 23, 2012 12:19 am | 0 Comments

 

The Detroit Tigers eliminated the Oakland Athletics en route to the American League pennant. Thanks to the San Francisco Giants clinching the National League pennant Monday night, they’re headed back to the Bay area to open the 2012 World Series. The Giants blanked the St. Louis Cardinals 9-0 in the seventh and deciding game of… View Article

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Tigers sweep their way into Series

By | October 18, 2012 10:16 pm | 0 Comments

 

Andy Dirks, Avisail Garcia and Omar Infante are former Erie SeaWolves who helped the Detroit Tigers sweep the New York Yankees and advance to the 2012 World Series. The Tigers clinched the American League pennant with Thursday’s 8-1 victory at Comerica Park. Their best-of-seven sweep of the Yankees means they’ll face the San Francisco Giants… View Article

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Tigers nine innings from World Series

By | October 16, 2012 11:54 pm | 0 Comments

 

The Detroit Tigers took a commanding 3-0 lead in the American League Championship Series after holding on for Tuesday night’s 2-1 victory over the New York Yankees at Comerica Park. Detroit ace Justin Verlander gave up a solo home run to New York’s Eduardo Nunez in the top of the ninth inning. However, relief pitcher… View Article

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Smyly secures Tigers’ wild ALCS win

By | October 14, 2012 1:24 am | 0 Comments

 

Former Erie SeaWolves pitcher Drew Smyly was the winner in relief for the Detroit Tigers, who squandered a four-run, ninth-inning lead before recovering for a 6-4 extra-inning win over the New York Yankees in game one of the American League Championship Series at Yankee Stadium. Other former SeaWolves who contributed to Detroit’s emotional victory were… View Article

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Detroit dominates A’s in ALDS finale

By | October 12, 2012 12:54 am | 0 Comments

 

Former Erie SeaWolves pitcher Justin Verlander recorded a complete-game, four-hit shutout for the Detroit Tigers, who beat the Oakland Athletics 6-0 in Thursday night’s fifth and final gameĀ of the teams’ American League Divisional Series at O.co Coliseum. Verlander, who struck out 11 and walked one, led the Tigers into the American League Championship Series for… View Article

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Former SeaWolves involved in AFL action

By | October 8, 2012 6:50 pm | 0 Comments

 

The Arizona Fall League begins Tuesday, with four players from the 2012 Erie SeaWolves scheduled to compete for the Mesa Solar Sox. Mesa, one of six teams in the league, will debut with a game at the Salt River Rafters. Mesa’s roster consists of minor league prospects from the Detroit Tigers, Baltimore Orioles, Chicago Cubs,… View Article

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SeaWolves seek interns for 2013 season

By | October 7, 2012 10:32 pm | 0 Comments

 

The Erie SeaWolves are seeking 2013 internship candidates for its junior associate program. The junior associate positions are unpaid, but are available in various aspects of the franchise’s operations. College students with majors are encouraged to apply. For more information or to apply, log on to http://mandalay.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=48776. ** Erie fans who originally purchase or renew… View Article

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Former Erie trio aid Cabrera’s Triple Crown feat

By | October 3, 2012 11:56 pm | 0 Comments

 

Three former pitchers for the Erie SeaWolves preserved Wednesday’s 1-0 victory by the Detroit Tigers over Kansas City Royals. Drew Smyly, Luis Marte and Luke Putkonen combined with starter Max Scherzer for a six-hit shutout on a night that saw Detroit third baseman Miguel Cabrera become Major League Baseball’s first Triple Crown winner since 1967…. View Article

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