The Trenton Thunder won the Eastern League championship with an 11-4 win over the Harrisburg Senators.
This is the third Eastern League championship in franchise history. With this win, the Thunder set a franchise record of six straight playoff wins.
In the third inning, the Thunder were trailing but outfielder Mason Williams got it started with a single. A wild pitch...
Trenton 2, Binghamton 1
The Binghamton Mets mustered just two hits and fell to the Trenton Thunder, 2-1, in game two of the Eastern Division Championship Series on Thursday night at Arm & Hammer Park. The B-Mets dropped both games on the road and head back to the Southern Tier trailing 0-2 in the best-of-five game series.
The B-Mets threatened early and often against Trenton...
After 11 years serving as the bat dog of the Trenton Thunder, Chase heads off into retirement with one final ceremony. (Photo from Trenton Thunder on Facebook)
Since 2002, the Trenton Thunder, Double-A affiliate of the New York Yankees, have had hundreds of players wander through their locker rooms. They’ve had a couple of different managers and dozens of coaches. However, there...
TRENTON, N.J. – There has been a lot of talk around the Double-A Trenton Thunder clubhouse this week about the April weather and learning to play in the cold.
The adage, as Thunder manager tells his Yankees prospects is, “It’s not any warmer in New York this time of years, it’s something you have to get used to.’’
Baseball is seriously meant to be played under a warm...
Angelo Gumbs (MiLB.com)
Final Score: Pawtucket 9, SCRANTON/WILKES-BARRE 4
WP: Villarreal (1-0) LP: Romanski (0-1)
CF Melky Mesa 1-2, R, SB
C Austin Romine 2-4, R, RBI
RF Thomas Neal 1-4, 2B, 3 RBI
SP Dellin Betances 4.0 IP, 3 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 2 BB, 4 K
RP Ryan Pope 3.0 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 K
RP Josh Romanski...
Black pitching for the Staten Island Yankees last season (Photo courtesy of SILive.com)
That seemingly endless string of Yankees threading the baseline during the National Anthem just got a little shorter. The LoHud Yankee Blog reports that the first round of Yankee cuts are in:
Corey Black | RHP
Matt Daley | RHP
Nick Goody | RHP
Shane Greene | RHP
Bryan Mitchell | RHP
Everybody’s aware that, by and large, spring-training results are meaningless. Not everybody always acts like it, but everybody gets it, on some level. The stats don’t really matter, and the wins and losses don’t really matter. But spring training can still serve some purposes, for us as fans. As we discussed yesterday, spring training can generate highlights as good or almost...
Philadelphia Phillies outfielder is (inexplicably) fighting for a job this winter after the team signed veteran Delmon Young (who hasn't played in a spring game yet after offseason ankle surgery). Brown is having himself a solid spring so far, and on Tuesday, he hit his second homer of the preseason. This shot, a solo blast off of Zach Nuding of the Yankees, actually cleared...