Erie SeaWolves in-game blog: Postponed again

By | April 4, 2014 5:24 pm | 0 Comments


We are postponed once again in Altoona. There will be a doubleheader Saturday at 4:30 p.m. Rain delay in Altoona. This is depressing. Erie SeaWolves at Altoona Curve 6:30 p.m., Peoples Natural Gas Field Starting pitchers (2013 numbers) Erie RH Warwick Saupold (7-6, 3.28) vs. Altoona RH Nick Kingham (9-6, 2.89) Starting lineups (2013 numbers)… View Article

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Pirates greats speak before opening day (video)

By | March 31, 2014 2:57 pm | 0 Comments


Not all Pirates fans were ready to give former NL MVP Barry Bonds a warm welcome at Monday’s 2014 season opener at PNC Park. Bonds drew both loud cheers and boos in contrast to the overwhelming support fans gave former manager Jim Leyland, former Pirates NL MVP Dick Groat and former infielder Jack Wilson during… View Article

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Fantasy focus: Monday’s starters for streamers

By | March 30, 2014 11:16 pm | 0 Comments


Finally, Opening Day is here. Since it is the opener, teams usually start their best pitcher, so if you have someone on the mound today, I’d likely roll with them. But let’s check out the options first. Here’s a look at the schedule. AL Kansas City (Shields 0-0) at Detroit (Verlander 0-0), 1:08 p.m. Philadelphia… 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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Pirates 23th, Indians 24th in Forbes’ most valuable teams

By | March 29, 2014 11:27 pm | 0 Comments


There’s no surprise that the Yankees still top Forbes’ most valuable teams list. The Bronx Bombers have a value estimated at $2.5 billion. The Pirates are ranked 23rd, with an estimated value of $572 million, just ahead of the 24th-ranked Indians at $570 million. The Tampa Bay Rays are last at $480 million. The Detroit Tigers… View Article

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Erie SeaWolves roster is set

By | March 29, 2014 1:53 pm | 0 Comments


Erie SeaWolves opening day roster Pitchers (13) Name Throw Age Acquired Tommy Collier R 24 22nd round, 2011 draft Jeff Ferrell R 23 26th round, 2010 draft Wilsen Palacios R 24 Free agent signed July 4, 2006 Kyle Ryan L 22 12th round, 2010 draft Warwick Saupold R 24 Free agent signed Jan. 25, 2012… View Article

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