September 18, 2011
Somerset 102 001 003 - 7 15 0 Camden 010 100 001 - 3 9 1 WP: Oxspring (5-9). LP: Jarrett (1-2). A: 8,132.
June 10, 2010 |
All scheduled minor-league baseball games in the region were rained out on Wednesday. The Lehigh Valley IronPigs' International League game against visiting Toledo was postponed. The teams will play a doubleheader at 6:05 p.m. Thursday. The Eastern League game between the Trenton Thunder and the Phillies at Reading was postponed and will be played as part of a doubleheader at 6:05 p.m. on Aug. 3. The Camden Riversharks' Atlantic League game at the Long Island Ducks was postponed.
December 14, 1990 |
The minor leagues approved a seven-year contract with the major leagues by a 27-9 vote yesterday. The vote by the National Association of the Professional Baseball Leagues, the minor-league governing body, was exactly the 75 percent minimum required for approval. Major-league owners ratified the Professional Baseball Agreement on Tuesday. "The majors and the minors must work together to ensure the best, and most orderly, system of developing talent for big league play," National Association president Sal Artiaga said in St. Petersburg, Fla. The contract may be reopened after four years.
July 14, 2010 |
Jason Belcher blasted a grand slam in the sixth inning to lead the Somerset Patriots to a 13-1 rout of the Camden Riversharks in an Atlantic League game at Campbell's Field on Tuesday. Wayne Lydon had a triple among his two hits and drove in two runs. Former Malvern Prep star Ben Davis took the loss for Camden, giving up seven runs in 32/3 innings. W: Jones. L: Davis. HR: Belcher (3). A: 1 ,515
September 12, 2010 |
LAKEWOOD, N.J. - Jonathan Pettibone allowed just one hit in seven innings and Sebastian Valle ripped a two-run homer in the first to lead the Lakewood BlueClaws to a 6-0 win over the Hickory Crawdads and a victory in the first round of the South Atlantic League playoffs. The Claws took the series, two games to one, and will meet the Greenville Drive for the league championship. The date of the first game has not been announced. Pettibone struck out nine in his gem and Luke Wertz allowed only one more hit in two shutout innings in relief.
September 17, 2010 |
A bench-clearing brawl in Game 2 of the South Atlantic League finals Tuesday between Lakewood and Greenville resulted in one-game suspensions for six players. Lakewood leftfielder Leandro Castro and utility player Korby Mintken will sit out Game 3, while pitcher Jorge Rodriguez will miss Game 4. Greenville infielder Michael Almanzar and outfielder Jeremy Hazelbaker will sit out Game 3, while infielder Vladimir Frias misses Game 4. The donnybrook came when Greenville's Derrik Gibson collided with Lakewood catcher Sebastian Valle while trying to score.
November 28, 1990 |
Negotiators for baseball's major and minor leagues yesterday appeared to move closer to an agreement that would end their dispute over finances and control. Bill Murray, director of baseball operations for the commissioner's office, and Mike Moore, secretary and chief administrative officer for the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues, met for five hours in New York. Both sides said there was progress. "I don't think there are major stumbling blocks there," Murray said.
September 2, 2012 |
The good news for the Phillies in this season of so much bad is that the minor-league system has had a renaissance of sorts. "I think we had a good year in the minor leagues," said Joe Jordan, the Phillies' first-year director of player development. "There were a lot of good stories and some struggles along the way, but what I see as the most successful part is that we had a lot of good arms that stayed healthy and got their innings. " The better news for the Phillies in this season of so much bad is that a scout from outside the organization agrees and was even stronger in his praise than Jordan.