Category Archives: Baseball

Roller Provides Thunder to Trenton Lineup

The Trenton Thunder are a team that has a lineup that is composed with a lot of speed and gap-power. The one dynamic that this offense has been lacking is the element

Viza Keeps Greensboro Grounded In BlueClaws 3-2 Win

Tyler Viza was brilliant in the Lakewood BlueClaws’ 3-2 victory Wednesday night against the Greensboro Grasshoppers at FirstEnergy Park. Through his longest outing of his career, Viza struck out three batters and

Believe It: Mets Arrive Home With Winning Record

Somehow — after enduring a cross-country trip, no days off, an exhausted bullpen, two extra-inning games, a meltdown by closer Jose Valverde, a ghastly start by Bartolo Colon and injuries to two

Zoilo Almonte Starting to Heat Up In Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

Although not considered a prospect, outfielder Zoilo Almonte has spent time in New York last season with the Yankees and he had some eyes on him during Spring Training. Well, Almonte has turned

Seton Hall Weekly Baseball Update

Seton Hall completed a three-game sweep of the New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) last weekend. The Pirates opened the weekend with an offensive outburst for the ages. Seton Hall erupted for

Setting the Pre-Game Scene in Akron: Thunder vs. Rubberducks 4/15

The Thunder improved to 6-5 on the season after shutting out the Rubberducks 2-0 at Canal Park last night. Bryan Mitchell earned his first victory of the season by fanning 12 over

Banged-Up Yanks Take Three Out of Four from Boston

Over the weekend, the Yankees took three out of four in their series with Boston, which suggested that maybe this year would be different from last year. But injury scares and makeshift

BlueClaws Snap Losing Streak With 7-5 Win

It has been almost too long since the Lakewood BlueClaws had a win. The rut in the middle of the month in the series against the Greensboro Grasshoppers and the Hagerstown Suns

Mitchell Dominates Akron in Thunder Victory

Thunder pitcher Bryan Mitchell has admittedly struggled with command of his pitches this season. The Trenton ace headed into Akron tonight with a disappointing 0-2 record and a 9.00 ERA after his

Setting the Pre-Game Scene in Akron: Thunder vs. Rubberducks 4/14

The Thunder salvaged a series split of  a four-game set with the Erie Sea Wolves yesterday. The 4-2 win improved Trenton to 5-5 overall on the season as they pull into Akron

Lakewood Falls to Hagerstown For Sixth Straight Loss

LAKEWOOD—Hagerstown Suns’ right fielder Estarlin Martinez had a hot bat early and played a huge part in the team’s 6-2 victory over the Lakewood BlueClaws. Martinez finished 2-for-3 with four RBIs, including

Hagerstown Stifles BlueClaws Offense

LAKEWOOD—A three-run fourth inning for the Hagerstown Suns sunk the Lakewood BlueClaws Friday night at FirstEnergy Park solidifying a 5-1 victory. The lack of energy seen on the field led to a