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C.J. Cron hits first homer (video link)

By | May 10, 2014 4:45 pm | 0 Comments


C.J. Cron is enjoying his first taste of the bigs. The son of former Erie SeaWolves manager Chris Cron hit is first homer Saturday. Here’s a link to the video.

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Darvish loses no-hitter in 9th (video link)

By | May 10, 2014 4:43 pm | 0 Comments



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Erie SeaWolves in-game blog: Tuesday

By | April 29, 2014 4:56 pm | 0 Comments


9th inning: Corey Knebel gets two quick outs but then an error by Francisco Martinez as Andy Vaszquez hammers a two-run homer. That’s all though as Erie wins 11-5. 8th inning: Erie adds on two more runs after Francisco Martinez starts the inning by reaching on an error. After two quick outs, Jason Krizan doubles… View Article

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Erie SeaWolves in-game blog: Friday

By | April 11, 2014 5:23 pm | 0 Comments


Postgame: In this series, the No. 2 hitter for Erie is 4-for-8 with two home runs, two runs scored and six RBIs. … Devon Travis, the No. 3 prospect for the Detroit Tigers according to, was placed on the disabled list with a right oblique strain. There is no corresponding move yet. Trenton Thunder… View Article

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Fearless predictions for the baseball season

By | March 30, 2014 2:53 am | 0 Comments


You wouldn’t guess it by the snow Saturday night, but it is spring and it is baseball season. Yes, there were two games Down Under, and there’s another tonight. But the real season, the real Opening Day, is Monday. So here’s a look at our picks for this season:   Tom Reisenweber Tony Battaglia Rick… View Article

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Hitter with light-tower power expect to start season with SeaWolves

By | March 15, 2014 6:11 pm | 0 Comments


Power-hitting prospect Steven Moya is expected to start the season with the Erie SeaWolves after the Detroit Tigers optioned him to Double-A camp in Lakeland, Fla. Moya likely was the biggest surprise of spring. The Detroit Free Press quotes Tigers manager Brad Ausmus describing Moya as the classic left-handed hitter. The paper also described it… View Article

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Watch it: Man gives up kid in stroller to chase baseball

By | March 13, 2014 12:22 am | 0 Comments


What do you do if you’re pushing a child in a stroller and you have a chance to pick up a souvenir baseball? You abandon the kid, of course. Check out the man who chased a baseball during a spring training game: – Rick Green

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Pointless injury: Brewers’ Rodriguez steps on cactus

By | March 12, 2014 6:36 pm | 0 Comments


How does someone get injured stepping on cactus? I know it’s called the Cactus League, but I don’t think players are supposed to step on them. But one did this week. Francisco Rodriguez stepped on a cactus, delaying his debut with the Brewers. “He took out a lot of the thorns, but there some more… View Article

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Mercyhurst’s Lough making mark with Orioles

By | March 11, 2014 6:22 pm | 0 Comments


In the offseason, the Kansas City Royals traded Mercyhurst grad David Lough to the Baltimore Orioles. The Orioles think they might have found a late-bloomer with Lough, 28. He should emerge as a backup outfielder for the Orioles. He’ll likely sit this spring against left-handed pitching, with Nelson Cruz getting those at-bats in left. So… View Article

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Leyland doesn’t see a return to Pirates

By | March 7, 2014 11:45 pm | 0 Comments


Now that Jim Leyland has stepped down as manager of the Detroit Tigers, is there any chance he’ll be back working for the Pittsburgh Pirates in some capacity? If you’re a Pirates fan hoping for a happy reunion, you’ll be disappointed. Here’s what Leyland told the Tribune-Review: I really don’t want to come back to… View Article

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