July 12, 2013 |
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. - He was considered the Phillies' top pitching prospect before the 2012 season, part of the four "Baby Aces," and now Trevor May is pitching in his second season for a different double-A team, working to regain his confidence and command. The 6-foot-5, 215-pound righthander was traded with Vance Worley to the Minnesota Twins for Ben Revere in the offseason. May was selected to play in Wednesday's Eastern League All-Star Game here; he pitches for the host team, the New Britain Rock Cats.
July 9, 2010 |
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. - Cody Overbeck had a homer and four RBIs and Quintin Berry had a triple and three RBIs as the Reading Phillies crushed the New Britain Rock Cats, 13-2, in the Eastern League on Thursday afternoon. Drew Naylor scattered nine hits over six innings to get the win. The 24-year-old native of Brisbane, Australia, struck out five and did not allow a walk. W: Naylor (8-6). L: Guerra (2-4). HR: R?Overbeck (3); N?Soto. A: 5,122. The Riversharks' Ben Davis took a no-hitter into the ninth inning before leaving, and the Blue Crabs won in 10 innings on a two-run double by Travis Garcia, in an Atlantic League game at Campbell's Field.
July 8, 2010 |
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. - Rich Thompson's triple capped a three-run eighth as the Reading Phillies beat the New Britain Rock Cats, 4-2, in the Eastern League on Wednesday night. AKRON, Ohio - Matt McBride drove in five runs with a pair of doubles and a homer as the Aeros dumped the Thunder in the Eastern League. ALLENTOWN - Gil Valasquez's two-run double keyed a four-run sixth as the Red Sox beat the IronPigs in the International League. LAKEWOOD, N.J. - Matt Montgomery gave up just hits in eight shutout innings to lead the Grasshoppers past the BlueClaws in the South Atlantic League.
September 7, 2009 |
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. - The New Britain Rock Cats eliminated Trenton and claimed the last Eastern League playoff berth for themselves yesterday, posting a 6-4 victory over the Thunder. Whitney Robbins and Wilson Ramos hit home runs for the winners. Lehigh Valley 5, Buffalo 4 ALLENTOWN - The IronPigs rallied for three runs in the bottom of the ninth to earn an International League victory over the Bisons. Mike Cervenak homered for Lehigh Valley. Reading 6, Connecticut 0 NORWICH, Conn.
August 29, 2009 |
Rain washed out games last night for area minor-league teams, and all will be made up as part of doubleheaders tonight. Phillies righthander Brett Myers is scheduled to pitch for double-A Reading on a major-league rehabilitation assignment when the Reading Phillies take on the visiting Bowie Baysox in an Eastern League doubleheader beginning at 6:35 p.m. It had not been determined which game Myers would start. In another Eastern League doubleheader, the Trenton Thunder will host the New Britain Rock Cats beginning at 5:05 p.m. In the International League, the Lehigh Valley IronPigs will meet the host Syracuse Chiefs beginning at 5 p.m. The Lakewood Blues' South Atlantic League twinbill against the Lake County Captains in Eastlake, Ohio, will start at 6 p.m. In the Atlantic League, the Camden Riversharks' games against the Somerset Patriots in central New Jersey will begin at 5:05 p.m.
July 18, 2009 |
The New Britain Rock Cats overcame home runs by Jeremy Slayden, Tim Kennelly and Brian Stavisky to beat the Reading Phillies, 6-4, last night in the Eastern League. Kyle Drabek took the loss. Portland 5, Trenton 2 TRENTON - Jon Still's two-run homer in the second inning sent the Sea Dogs past the Thunder in the Eastern League. Lexington 8, Lakewood 4 LAKEWOOD, N.J. - Jay Austin capped a four-run rally in the seventh inning, driving in two runs with a single as the Legends pulled away from the BlueClaws in the South Atlantic League.
July 1, 2008 |
Staging their biggest comeback in 10 years, the Reading Phillies rallied from seven runs down and scored 12 unanswered runs in a 13-8 victory over the New Britain Rock Cats last night in the Eastern League. After starter Kip Bouknight gave up 10 hits and eight runs, Travis Minix and Josh Outman (4-4) limited the Rock Cats to one hit over six scoreless innings before Pat Overholt pitched a scoreless ninth. Lakewood game postponed. The BlueClaws' South Atlantic League game in Hagerstown, Md., was rained out and will be made up as part of a doubleheader at 12:05 p.m. today.
June 1, 2008 |
Chris Malec's two-run double sparked a four-run second inning as the Trenton Thunder rolled to a 13-3 win over the New Britain Rock Cats last night in the Eastern League. Atlantic City rained out The Atlantic City Surf's home game against the Quebec Capitales in the Can-Am League was postponed until tonight. The teams will play a doubleheader at 5:05 p.m.
April 24, 2008 |
Righthander Carlos Carrasco gave up six runs in five innings as the Reading Phillies were buried, 15-6, by the New Britain Rock Cats yesterday in the Eastern League. Carrasco, one of the top pitching prospects for the parent Philadelphia Phillies, fell to 1-2 with a 3.91 ERA. New Britain's Luke Hughes was 4 for 5 with two home runs and five RBIs. The third baseman is tied with Altoona's James Boone for the EL lead with six home runs.
April 18, 2008 |
Matt Carson's two-run double in the seventh highlighted a four-run rally as the Trenton Thunder beat the New Britain Rock Cats, 7-4, yesterday in the Eastern League. Carson scored the Thunder's fourth run on Cody Ehler's single.