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Will Middlebrooks has 3-homer day (video)

By | April 8, 2013 12:38 am | 0 Comments


 Your browser does not support iframes. Will Middlebrooks had one heck of a day Sunday, smashing three home runs. Middlebrooks almost hit a fourth homer, but he flew out to the warning track in the eighth inning. The Red Sox beat the Blue Jays 13-0. – Rick Green (follow me @ETNrgreen)

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Indians trade for Aviles, prospect

By | November 3, 2012 11:08 pm | 0 Comments


The Cleveland Indians added some insurance, and a little right-handed help at the plate, by trading from its strength Saturday. The Tribe traded reliever Esmil Rogers to the Toronto Blue Jays for shortstop Mike Aviles and catcher/infield utility man Yan Gomes. Aviles, who has hit left-handed pitchers well throughout his career (.295 average), gives the… View Article

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Report: Eastern League team headed north

By | September 8, 2012 11:55 pm | 0 Comments


The players and coaches who comprise Eastern League rosters in 2014 should consider getting passports. The Ottawa Citizen has reported that an Eastern League franchise will begin play that year in Canada’s capital. The article prominantly mentioned the Erie SeaWolves, based on their traditionally low attendance figures, as a prime candidate for such a switch…. View Article

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SeaWolves announce 2013 schedule

By | September 1, 2012 6:36 pm | 0 Comments


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… View Article

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Erie quartet makes Mesa AFL home

By | August 30, 2012 5:59 pm | 0 Comments


Four current players for the Erie SeaWolves, including star prospect Nick Castellanos, will remain on baseball diamonds even after the Eastern League franchise ends its regular season Monday. Castellanos will join catcher James McCann and relief pitchers Michael Morrison and Tyler Clark on the roster of the Mesa Solar Sox for the 2012 Arizona Fall… View Article

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Erie closer to clinching EL’s worst record

By | August 28, 2012 10:53 pm | 0 Comments


This is one late season race that no baseball team wants to find itself involved, but that’s where the Erie SeaWolves find themselves going into the waning games of the Eastern League’s 2012 season. The SeaWolves were nudged nine innings closer to clinching the league’s worst record after Bowie beat them 4-2 Tuesday night at… View Article

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Ruf slam roughs up SeaWolves

By | August 23, 2012 11:01 pm | 0 Comments


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… View Article

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SeaWolves pregame notes for Aug. 20

By | August 20, 2012 5:27 pm | 0 Comments


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…. View Article

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Ouch — Russell Martin takes one for the team

By | August 12, 2012 10:27 pm | 0 Comments


Russell Martin (AP photo) Here’s an interesting photo of the New York Yankees’ Russell Martin getting hit in the face from a pitch by the Toronto Blue Jays’ David Carpenter. Carpenter was recalled from Triple-A before the game Friday and was optioned back after giving up four runs.   – Rick Green

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SeaWolves pregame notes for Aug. 10

By | August 10, 2012 4:05 pm | 0 Comments


Starting lineups for Friday’s Eastern League game between the Portland Sea Dogs and the Erie SeaWolves at Jerry Uht Park: Portland Sea Dogs (55-63): 1. Jackie Bradley Jr. CF, 2. Peter Hissey LF, 3. Marquez Smith 3B, 4. Bryce Brentz RF, 5. Travis Shaw 1B, 6. Xander Bogaerts SS, 7. Derrik Gibson DH, 8. Christian… View Article

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