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BlueClaws Drop Series to Delmarva


It was not the homestand the Lakewood BlueClaws wanted to have. The BlueClaws lost their four game series to the Delmarva Shorebirds 3-1  with a 10-4 loss on Sunday night. Following back-to-back 9-8 and 9-2 wins, Delmarva pick up right where they left off scoring two runs off of Lakewood starting pitcher Tyler Viza.   The BlueClaws would respond More...

by Steven Bassin | Published 2 weeks ago

Pitcher Matt Zielinski
Photo Credit: Mike Ashmore
By Steven Bassin On Sunday, July 13th, 2014

Three Patriots Make Atlantic League All-Star Game Roster

The Somerset Patriots will be sending three players from their team to the Atlantic League All-Star Game. The game will be played on July 16th. The three players are catcher Adam Donachie, third baseman Corey Smith, More...

By Sunil Sunder Raj On Saturday, July 12th, 2014

Sean Bierman Tosses Complete Game as Boulders Pummel Trois-Rivieres Aigles, 8-1

Starting Rockland Boulders pitcher Sean Bierman tossed a complete game, as the Boulders walloped Trois-Rivieres on Friday night at Provident Bank Park. Rockland broke the game wide open in the 2nd inning by scoring More...

Akron players Anthony Gallas (left) and Alex Lavisky (right) talk about the return of LeBron James to Cleveland. Photo by: Matt Kardos
By Matt Kardos On Saturday, July 12th, 2014

Akron Baseball Players Welcome Home LeBron

(Trenton) – The city of Cleveland emerged victorious in the biggest sweepstakes in sports history on Friday. LeBron James announced via an op-ed piece on that he was returning home to his native city More...

By Steven Bassin On Friday, July 11th, 2014

BlueClaws Win First of Four Against Delmarva

Game Notes: BlueClaws 5 – Shorebirds 4 BlueClaws catcher Andrew Knapp extended his hitting streak to 14 straight games. BlueClaws catcher Andrew Knapp threw out a runner trying to steal 2nd in the 9th. BlueClaws More...

By Gregg Snyder On Friday, July 11th, 2014

Yankees End First Half With Important Series At Baltimore

One final series before Major League Baseball takes a three-day break for the 2014 All-Star festivities at Target Field in Minnesota. This series could prove important as the Yankees will play a three-game set More...

Masahiro Tanaka has been placed on the DL with discomfort in his elbow. (Jason Miller/Getty)
By Elizabeth DiPietro On Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Tanaka Goes Down and Panic Ensues: What’s Next for the Yankees?

Last week I wrote about a conversation I had with a die-hard Orioles fan, how every year all he hopes for is a team that gives him a reason to watch every day, and how I was beginning to echo his sentiments as a More...

Zoilo Almonte (Kevin Littlefield/
By Gregg Snyder On Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Mid-Season Yankees Minor League All-Star Team

Major League Baseball and many of the minor leagues are approaching their respective All-Star breaks. We took a look through the minor league affiliates of the New York Yankees and came up with what would be our More...

Trenton will send 4 to the Eastern League All-Star Game. Photo by: Trenton Thunder
By Matt Kardos On Monday, July 7th, 2014

Four Thunder Players Selected to All-Star Game

The Eastern League in conjunction with its teams announced the rosters for the leagues annual All-Star game at Peoples Natural Gas Field in Altoona next Wednesday night. The Trenton Thunder will send four players More...

By Steven Bassin On Monday, July 7th, 2014

BlueClaws Get a Great Start by Another Unlikely Hero

This has been a week of surprises for the Lakewood BlueClaws. First, the BlueClaws got an unlikely great outing by their starting pitcher. Yacksel Rios, a former relief pitcher, who almost pitched a no-hitter as More...