TRENTON, N.J. – As far as the prospect-laden Trenton Thunder outfield is concerned, Ramon Flores, who will occupy left field in tonight’s Eastern League season-opener at Portland, Maine, is the darkhorse.
While both Slade Heathcott and Tyler Austin are two of the most heralded prospects in baseball, Flores is one of those guys who must prove his point.
A compact 5-foot-11, 190...
Ramon Flores’ home run wasn’t enough to push Trenton past Reading last night (Photo Credit: Trenton Thunder)
Game one of the playoffs went to the Pawtucket Red Sox, as they got to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre starter John Maine early and often to defeat the Yankees 7-4. Chased after just 4.2 innings, Maine allowed five runs on seven hits as he took the loss...
Ramon Flores homered in his second Double-A at-bat (Photo Credit: Mark LoMoglio/Tampa Yankees)
AAA: Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees
The final regular season game of the season went a few innings long in a playoff preview as Pawtucket defeated Scranton/Wilkes-Barre 6-4 in twelve innings on Monday. Scranton/Wilkes-Barre used six pitchers, including reserve catcher Ryan Baker, as none...
BBDP MVP: Ramon Flores – 3/5, 3B
Double-A Trenton: L 4-2 vs Akron. L: Mikey O’Brien (1-1)
Shane Brown: 1/4, K (.222)
Corban Joseph: 1/4 (.344)
David Adams; 1/4, R (.209)
Cody Johnson: 1/4, R, HR (11) RBI, K (.291) Did the two things he does best tonight, hit homers, and strike out.
Luke Murton: 1/4, K (.254)
Kevin Mahoney: 2/3, RBI, BB, E (2) (.290)
Yadil Mujica: 1...
Last Friday Thompson Boxing Promotions featured two main events that included Martinez (17-1-1, 4 KOs) versus Marks (8-4, 8 KOs) and a female bout between undefeated junior flyweight boxers Sindy Amador and Amaris Quintana. Find a full recap of the action right here along with a collection of photos from the card, which also included undefeated Jhonathan Romero.
In the main...
Tomorrow evening Thompson Boxing Promotions returns with the "Locked and Loaded" series at Doubletree Hotel in the city of Ontario, California.
The main event will showcase East L.A.'s rough and tough Aron "El Asesino" Martinez (16-1-1, 3 KOs) locking horns with Joshua "Superman" Marks (8-3, 8 KOs) in an eight round welterweight collision. In...