Hurry up: MLB tries out new time-saving rules in AFL

   October 9, 2014 12:37 pm    0

Baseball’s too long.   At least that’s what people are saying.   Or, are supposedly saying.   Whatever the case, the kingpins at MLB have listened. They are trying out their new rules to speed up the game at the Arizona Fall League.   A list of the new rules can be found here.  …

 

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Moya starts off AFL play with hot bat

   October 8, 2014 12:33 pm    0

Eastern League MVP Steven Moya started the Arizona Fall League right where he left off with the Erie SeaWolves.   The standout for the SeaWolves went 3-for-5 with three RBIs.   Moya hit fourth and played right field for the Glendale Desert Dogs.   Glendale beat the Mesa Solar Sox 9-3.

 

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Vote: Did Adams or Pence make the play of the day?

   October 8, 2014 12:25 pm    0

Two great games.   Two clutch plays.   Who had the play of the day to help their team clinch a spot in the NLCS?   Was it Matt Adams, with his three-run shot off Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw?   Your browser does not support iframes.   Or did Hunter Pence steal the show with…

 

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Moya gets start as Arizona Fall League gets underway

   October 7, 2014 2:00 pm    0

The Arizona Fall League begins this afternoon and former Erie SeaWolves outfielder Steven Moya will hit fourth and play right field for the Glendale Desert Dogs. Moya, 23, hit .276 in 133 games with the SeaWolves and set franchise records in home runs (35), RBIs (105), extra-base hits (71) and total bases (286). He was…

 

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McArdle up for Woman Executive of the Year

   October 7, 2014 1:45 pm    0

Erie SeaWolves front office member Amy McArdle has been nominated by the Eastern League for the Rawlings Woman Executive of the Year award. McArdle, a Corry native, joined the SeaWolves in 2011 and is the Director of Accounting and Finance. According to the SeaWolves, McArdle’s budgeting and strategic planning efforts have helped the team achieve…

 

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Kemp cries foul: Did ump have unfair strike zone?

   October 7, 2014 1:09 pm    0

How bad was the umpiring in the Dodgers-Cardinals game Monday night?   If you ask Matt Kemp, he didn’t like it one bit.   Here’s what Kemp told ESPN after the Dodgers lost to fall behind 2-1 in the series:   Terrible. Terrible strike zone. I’ve never seen anything like it. … I just feel…

 

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Here’s your breakout star of the MLB playoffs: Lorenzo Cain

   October 6, 2014 12:07 pm    0

 

 

 

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Party on: Orioles, Royals celebrate sweeps

   October 6, 2014 12:20 am    0

It’s not the American League Championship Series many expected: the Orioles vs. the Royals.   It might not be who people expected, but it sure looks promising.   Here’s a look at the clinching celebrations from the teams.   First, the Orioles:   Your browser does not support iframes.     And here are the…

 

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Lough celebrates Orioles’ sweep of Tigers in ALDS

   October 5, 2014 11:49 pm    0

  David Lough is moving on to the American League Championship Series.   The Mercyhurst University graduate is one step closer to a trip to the World Series after his Orioles swept the Detroit Tigers in the AL Division Series.   Lough was on the field for the final out of Sunday’s 2-1 victory.  …

 

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Former SeaWolves manager Nevin to interview for Diamondbacks job

   October 4, 2014 11:50 pm    0

  Former Erie SeaWolves manager Phil Nevin is expected to interview for the open Arizona Diamondbacks managerial position.   Nevin went 66-76 in 2010 as the SeaWolves’ skipper.   He recently was the manager at Class AAA Reno Aces, the D’backs’ affiliate.   Other candidates include names familiar to area baseball fans: former Pittsburgh Pirates…

 

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