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Refsnyder Developing Into Important Piece of Yankees Future

Refsnyder is riding an 11-game hitting streak.

(TRENTON, NJ) The New York Yankees opted to let all-star Robinson Cano walk to the Seattle Mariners for greener dollars this past winter. In doing so, the organization was left without an immediate in-house option to fill the glaring void left by Cano at second base. General Manager Brian Cashman went out this offseason and invested a historic amount More...

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Taylor Garrison has pitched well in May and appears to be in prime position to lock down the ninth inning for Trenton. Photo by: Matt Kardos
By Matt Kardos On Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

Garrison Hoping His Bulldog Mentality Locks Down the Ninth Inning

Thunder Manager Tony Franklin has historically shied away from labeling anybody as his primary closer for most of his eight seasons at the helm. Already in 2014, Franklin has used six different pitchers to record More...

Manny Banuelos was scratched from his start on Monday with arm fatigue.
By Matt Kardos On Monday, May 19th, 2014

Banuelos Scratched From Start

New York Yankees star pitching-prospect Manny Banuelos was scratched from his scheduled start for the Thunder at Arm & Hammer Park on Monday night with left-arm fatigue. The 23-year old southpaw has spent the More...

By Matt Kardos On Saturday, May 10th, 2014

Tony Franklin Makes Eastern League History

Friday marked a very busy day at Arm & Hammer Park for the Trenton Thunder organization. Star-prospect Peter O’Brien was slated to make his Double-A debut after being promoted from Tampa, pitching prospect More...

Brendan Ryan takes pride in being a defensive specialist
By Matt Kardos On Saturday, May 3rd, 2014

Brendan Ryan Makes Living on Defense

(TRENTON) The New York Yankees have had the fortune of being able to roll out the premiere shortstop in baseball for the better part of the last two decades. At age 39, soon to be 40; Derek Jeter is no longer a More...

By Matt Kardos On Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

Banuelos Promoted to Trenton

The New York Yankees announced on Tuesday evening that pitcher Manny Banuelos was being promoted to Double-A Trenton from High-A Tampa. Banuelos was once among the premiere prospects in all of baseball; rated by More...

Kyle Roller has added the presence of power it had been lacking in the Thunder lineup
By Matt Kardos On Monday, April 28th, 2014

Red-Hot Roller Named Eastern League Player of the Week

The Eastern League has named Trenton Thunder first baseman Kyle Roller the Player of the Week for games played from April 21-27. The slugging first baseman continued his torrid start to the season by hitting .526 More...

Ben Gamel has fueled the Thunder offense during their recent winning surge. Photo by:
By Matt Kardos On Thursday, April 24th, 2014

Gamel Off To Scorching Start For Thunder

When the season began just a few short weeks ago for the Trenton Thunder, much of the clubs success was thought to be hinged on top-prospects Gary Sanchez and Mason Williams. As the Thunder find themselves winners More...

Trenton added pitcher Graham Stoneburner to the roster this afternoon.
By Matt Kardos On Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

Setting the Pre-Game Scene: Thunder vs. Akron 4/23

Trenton added pitcher Graham Stoneburner to the roster this afternoon. (TRENTON) The Trenton Thunder used the heroics of a Dan Fiorito bases-clearing triple with two-outs in the bottom of the eighth inning to pull More...

By Matt Kardos On Sunday, April 20th, 2014

Yankees Set to Promote Mitchell From Trenton

(TRENTON) After striking out a career-high 12 batters and shutting out the Akron Rubberducks over six innings on Monday night, Trenton Thunder ace Bryan Mitchell was slated to start last night against the Erie More...