‘Wolves set for consecutive doubleheaders

   April 25, 2011 1:30 pm    Comments Off

Monday’s Eastern League game between the Erie SeaWolves and Reading Phillies was postponed because of inclement weather. The teams will now play a doubleheader Tuesday at Jerry Uht Park, with the first seven-inning contest set for 5:05 p.m. Erie remains at 7-8 in the league’s Western Division, while Reading is 11-5 atop its Eastern Division….


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Widlansky wallops SeaWolves for split

   April 23, 2011 7:26 pm    Comments Off

The Bowie Baysox salvaged a split of Saturday’s Eastern League doubleheader against the Erie SeaWolves with a 5-3 victory in the second game at Jerry Uht Park. First baseman Robbie Widlansky drove in all five runs for the Baysox, which included a go-ahead, two-run double in the top of the seventh inning. Widlansky also had…


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Fantasy beat: Be like the Bucs and give Wood a chance

   April 23, 2011 7:23 pm    Comments Off

I admit it. I’ve been a fan of Brandon Wood for some time now. It started the season after he mashed 43 home runs and 53 doubles in Single-A. Any time you have a shortstop with power and I’m interested. Things never worked out with Wood. He struck out a lot and couldn’t find consistent…


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Re: Expanding playoffs a bonus for baseball

   April 23, 2011 6:37 pm    Comments Off

Tony, as a Pirates fan, I’m hoping to see Bud Selig expand the playoffs to include 30 teams. – Rick Green


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Scram slam caps Erie win in DH opener

   April 23, 2011 12:50 pm    Comments Off

Deik Scram’s sixth-inning grand slam concluded the best offensive performance of 2011 for the Erie SeaWolves, who routed the Bowie Baysox 15-6 in the first game of Saturday’s Eastern League doubleheader at Jerry Uht Park. Scram contributed three of Erie’s 17 hits. The left fielder was a double shy of hitting for the cycle thanks…


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Expanding playoffs a bonus for baseball

   April 22, 2011 11:17 pm    Comments Off

Major League Baseball is likely to expand the field for the 2012 playoffs with the addition of one more wild card team in each league. The likely increase to 10 from eight teams, announced Thursday by commissioner Bud Selig, is a win for MLB baseball fans, players and owners. In the new scenario, the two…


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SeaWolves set for Saturday doubleheader

   April 22, 2011 2:46 pm    Comments Off

Friday night’s game between the Bowie Baysox and Erie SeaWolves at Jerry Uht Park was postponed because of inclement weather. The teams were scheduled to start at 6:35 p.m., but the Eastern League contest was officially called off two hours earlier because rain was expected to continue throughout the evening. Erie and Bowie were rescheduled for a Saturday…


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Baysox bullpen blocks SeaWolves’ comeback

   April 21, 2011 8:16 pm    Comments Off

The Erie SeaWolves rallied from an early six-run deficit, but still lost by a run to the Bowie Baysox on Thursday. Bowie’s 7-6 victory at Jerry Uht Park left the SeaWolves 4-3 in one-run games through the Eastern League season’s first two weeks. It also left Erie 6-7 overall and under .500 at the end…


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SeaWolves pregame notes for April 21

   April 21, 2011 2:30 pm    Comments Off

Starting lineups for Thursday’s Eastern League game between the Bowie Baysox and Erie SeaWolves at Jerry Uht Park: Bowie Baysox (6-7): 1. Xavier Avery CF, 2. Jeff Fiorentino DH, 3. Brandon Waring 3B, 4. Robbie Widlansky 1B, 5. Ronnie Welty RF, 6. Caleb Joseph C, 7. Pedro Florimon SS, 8. Greg Miclat 2B, 9. Miguel…


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Phils’ fielding flubs favor SeaWolves

   April 18, 2011 7:15 pm    Comments Off

The Reading Phillies had their fill of ninth-inning errors Monday night, much to the Erie SeaWolves’ delight. Erie profited from Reading’s four miscues for four tie-breaking runs in its last at-bats at FirstEnergy Stadium. The SeaWolves 5-1 victory put them back above the .500 mark (6-5) after a 1-3 weekend at Bowie. They beat an…


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