Last summer, the Akron Aeros announced they were considering a name/identity change. A contest ensued, and the fans voted to keep the Aeros moniker over such choices as ‘Oats’, ‘Canal Diggers’, ‘Gum Dippers’ and ‘Rubber Ducks’. Good job fans. Today, the Indians extended their player development contract with the Carolina Mudcats of the high A
IL Playoffs Round 1 – Game 2 Clippers 8, Bulls 3 (box) COL leads series 2-0 Unlike Game 1, this time out both offenses established themselves early. By the end of the first inning, a combination of five runs–two more than had scored in the entire game–were in and on the scoreboard. But, it was
Clippers 13, Bulls 2 – (box) Series: COL wins, 3-1 It was a perfect night for Columbus on Friday in Durham. Not only did they lay the wood to the Bulls to take home the Governor’s Cup, but AAA rookie Jason Kipnis decided to put some icing on the cake by hitting for the cycle.
Bulls 3, Clippers 2 – (box)Series: COL leads, 2-1 Unfortunately, the celebration has to wait at least one more day. The Clippers rallied to tie the game late, but couldn’t hold off Durham in the ninth as the Bulls managed to stay alive by taking Game 3. Both starting pitchers were solid, and Yohan Pino
Clippers 4, Bulls 0 – (box)Series: COL leads, 2-0 Yesterday, I led with a note about scripting a playoff win, and if I could do it what my script would look like. I wrote: “My starting pitcher would work seven solid innings, and my offense would jump out early and make the other team play
Clippers 18, Bulls 5 – (box) Series: COL leads, 1-0 If you could script the first game of a baseball playoff series, what would you write? If it were me, it would be something like: “My starting pitcher would work seven solid innings, and my offense would jump out early and make the other team
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