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Four Thunder Players Selected to All-Star Game

Trenton will send 4 to the Eastern League All-Star Game. Photo by: Trenton Thunder

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 to represent the Eastern Division in the showcase event; outfielder Ben Gamel, catcher Gary Sanchez, first baseman Peter O’Brien and More...

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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...

Renee Montgomery scored a game-winner in a WNBA game on Saturday for Connecticut Sun. (Debby Wong-US PRESSWIRE)
By Hayley Tafuro On Monday, July 7th, 2014

What to Watch This Week: Connecticut Sports

  Bridgeport Bluefish After losing the series against the Somerset Patriots, the Bluefish are up for a full schedule this week starting tonight at home against the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs. The last time More...

Daniel Murphy
Photo Credit: Ed Leyro
By Guy Kipp On Saturday, July 5th, 2014

The Exhilarating, Exasperating Enigma of Daniel Murphy

Mets fans seem to have a special place in their hearts for Daniel Murphy. The sentiment is understandable. The veteran second baseman is affable, plays hard, almost never misses a game, is one of the best hitters More...

Carlos Beltran
Photo Credit: Kathy Willens
By Elizabeth DiPietro On Friday, July 4th, 2014

Yankees: Offensive Woes Continue, but AL East Still Up for Grabs

Watching Yankees on satellite in an unpretentious pub in Ocean City, Maryland earlier this week, my father and I were chatted up by a sixtyish hard-core Orioles fan. Over the course of our conversation, we discussed More...

By Steven Bassin On Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

BlueClaws Win Behind Rios Pitching Gem

The month of July couldn’t have started any better for the Lakewood BlueClaws.   Lakewood gave their fans something to cheer about on Tuesday night when the BlueClaws defeated the Hagerstown Suns 2-1 in the More...

Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia addresses the media after his outing in Trenton on Wednesday. Photo by: Matthew Kardos
By Matt Kardos On Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

Sabathia Spotty in Trenton Rehab Assignment

(Trenton)- New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia toed the rubber for the Thunder at Arm & Hammer Park  on Wednesday night for his second rehabilitation start against the Portland Sea Dogs. In his first outing More...

2012 MLB First-Year Player Draft
By Francis Ottomanelli On Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

Why MLB Draft Is Much Different Than Other Leagues Like NBA

Whenever the NBA draft comes around everyone knows about it. There is constant coverage, a thousand mock drafts, and finally a big televised draft day – MLB has none of that. When I first started following MLB More...

By Steven Bassin On Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

NJ Jackals Come Back to Win Wild Game

It was the annual Monday night Dog Night at Yogi Berra Stadium, but fans did not just see dogs running wild on the field during the game they saw a wild game themselves. The New Jersey Jackals beat the the Three More...

By Matt Kardos On Monday, June 30th, 2014

Sabathia is Trenton Bound

(TRENTON) -  New York Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman told WFAN team beat-writer Sweeny Murti on Tuesday that pitcher CC Sabathia will make his next rehab start for the Trenton Thunder on Thursday evening More...