Quantcast

Latest Minor League Baseball Stories

2009-08-22 23:03:57

Rookie southpaw J.A. Happ gave up eight hits but held the New York Mets to one run in seven innings Saturday in a 4-1 Philadelphia victory. The 26-year-old Happ (10-2) has allowed only four runs in his last 29 2/3 innings. Chase Utley's second hit, a two-run homer, erased a 1-0 deficit with no outs in the top of the sixth. Closer Brad Lidge earned his 24th save. Pedro Feliz and Carlos Ruiz had one RBI each for the National League East-leading Phillies, who have won nine of 11. New York's run...

2009-08-22 21:13:44

Ryan Duomit and Garrett Jones drove in three runs each Saturday, leading Pittsburgh to a 12-2 rout of Cincinnati, its fifth straight victory. One of three hits by Duomit was a two-run homer. Jones also had three hits, including a two-run double and Steve Pearce hit a two-run single. Lastings Milledge, Andy LaRoche and Andrew McCutchen each had one RBI for the Pirates, who can sweep the three-game series with a victory Sunday. Winner Zach Duke (10-11) yielded two runs and eight hits in seven...

2009-08-20 22:38:38

Brian Roberts hit a grand slam in the sixth and Nolan Reimold had a three-run shot one inning later Thursday, lifting Baltimore to an 8-7 win over Tampa Bay. Reimold's homer gave the Orioles an 8-4 cushion and they barely held onto the lead to salvage the final contest in the three-game series and avoid a sweep. The Rays had a four-game winning streak snapped and fell four games behind Boston in the American League wild-card race. Baltimore had lost its previous five games. Tampa Bay closed...

2009-08-20 07:00:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AAI), announced today the signing of baseball legend Tom Glavine. The two-time Cy Young Award winner will be featured in radio spots and high-impact billboards across the Atlanta area. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090820/NY64006 ) "Tom Glavine is one of the greatest pitchers to ever play professional baseball and we are excited and honored to have him join the...

5be848e89611fdb7bf848c870a8721b11
2009-08-07 14:18:56

The Minnesota Twins strengthened their rotation Friday by acquiring veteran right hander Carl Pavano from the Cleveland Indians. Cleveland gets a player to be named later. The oft-injured 6-foot-5 inch, 240-pound Pavano has been injury-free in 2009 and has a 9-8 record with a 5.37 ERA in 21 starts (125 2/3 innings) with 23 walks with 88 strikeouts. He has been limited by shoulder, back and elbow problems in past seasons. The Minneapolis Star Tribune reported the Twins will pay one-third of...

2009-08-06 14:09:53

Trevor Crowe's RBI double Thursday lifted the Cleveland Indians to a 2-1win over the Minnesota Twins. Crowe's lone hit broke a 1-1 tie with one out in the bottom of the seventh inning before Wyatt Toregas flied out and Luis Valbuena was thrown out at home. Jhonny Peralta hit a sacrifice fly, while Travis Hafner, Shin-Soo Choo and Asdrubal Cabrera all had two hits for the Indians, who won twice in the three-game series. The winner was reliever Tony Sipp (2-0). Closer Kerry Wood recorded his...

2009-08-05 22:02:40

Aaron Laffey allowed just one unearned run in the longest outing of his career Wednesday, boosting the Cleveland Indians to an 8-1 victory over Minnesota. Laffey (5-3), who is in his third major league season, and was making his 34th career start, went eight innings while giving up six hits. He struck out five and walked one in bringing the Indians their eighth win in 12 games. The Twins slipped 3 ½ games behind division-leading Detroit in the American League Central....

2009-08-04 23:52:37

Jose Lopez and Russell Branyan each had two RBI for Seattle in the Mariners' 7-6 win over the Kansas City Royals Tuesday. Branyan drove in the go-ahead run with a base hit in the seventh, and Ichiro Suzuki and Ken Griffey Jr. drove in a run apiece. Branyan broke a 6-6 tie with a bouncer up the middle with runners at the corners off Ron Mahay, who had come in to relieve Jamey Wright (1-4). Shawn Kelley (3-1) picked up the win in relief, and David Aardsma earned his 26th save with a scoreless...

2009-07-31 15:25:22

Several non-major transactions were made Friday before Major League Baseball's non-waiver trading deadline. The top deal had Cleveland sending slugging first baseman Victor Martinez to Boston for three young pitchers -- Justin Masterson, Nick Hagadone and Bryan Price. Martinez is batting .284 with 15 homers and 67 RBI. The Indians had a $7 million signing option on Martinez for next season. Elsewhere, Detroit got southpaw Jarrod Washburn from Seattle for fellow lefties Luke French and...

2009-07-28 21:50:23

Kevin Kouzmanoff drove in two runs Tuesday to lead the San Diego Padres to a 3-2 victory over the Cincinnati Reds. Kevin Correia (7-8) allowed two runs on six hits in six innings for San Diego, which halted a three-game losing streak. Adrian Gonzalez hit his 27th home run of the season in the win. Bronson Arroyo (10-10) started for Cincinnati, which has lost seven of its last eight games. Arroyo allowed three runs on nine hits over 6 1/3 innings.


Latest Minor League Baseball Reference Libraries

2012-06-14 07:28:22

Symbol: ZEMAP Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    I Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:FL Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

2012-06-14 07:45:05

Symbol: VIMI6 Group: Dicot Family: Violaceae Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons Subclass   Dilleniidae Order   Violales Family   Violaceae – Violet family Genus   Viola L. – violet...

vihy80_001_php
2012-06-14 07:50:21

Symbol: VIHY80 Group: Dicot Family: Fabaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Vine Forb/herb Native Status: L48    I Distribution: ViciahybridaL. distribution:USA(NY) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons Subclass...

2012-06-14 07:51:03

Symbol: VIBI4 Group: Dicot Family: Fabaceae Synonyms:   VIPI3 Vicia picta Fisch. & C.A. Mey. Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons Subclass   Rosidae Order   Fabales Family   Fabaceae –...

2012-06-14 07:51:52

Symbol: VILAG Group: Dicot Family: Caprifoliaceae Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons Subclass   Asteridae Order   Dipsacales Family   Caprifoliaceae – Honeysuckle family Genus   Viburnum...

More Articles (244 articles) »
Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.