For one game during the 1925, the Bisons skipper led by example. Check out the amazing story about Herd player-manager, Billy Webb, who hit three home runs, including a grand slam, in an 18-10 victory over the Newark Bears.
There's a great historical website for Bisons fans looking to learn even more about our storied franchise in Buffalo: Herd Chronicles.com
The Herd Chronicles features articles from the entire 135-year history of the Bisons, with some unbelievable tales of the team's early days in the National League, the Eastern League and the early years of the International League.
Author Brian Frank has done extensive research on the early days of the Bisons and shares tremendous stories about the team and baseball in the Queen City that are must reads for Buffalo sports fans. Check back here for his the latest posts and stories.
Acquired by the Blue Jays in the Marcus Stroman trade with the Mets, Kay's impressive stint in Buffalo helped him reach the big leagues after just a few short months in the system.
Raise the Jolly Roger! Pirates broadcaster Greg Brown spent five seasons with the Bisons and three with the Bills and reflects on his time spent in Buffalo
Taking the lessons learned from Billy Martin, Yogi Berra, Lou Piniella and Terry Collins and why this might be the toughest time of the year for a Triple-A manager.
On June 11, 1912, the Bisons and Maple Leafs squared off for one of the most epic pitcher's duels in International League history as the Herd's Fred Beebe and Toronto's Dick Rudolph each threw 19-inning compelte games.
Outfielder John Cangelosi collected over a thousand big league hits, 370 stolen bases and a world series title... and some unforgettable memories from his time in Buffalo, NY!
He was one of the Bisons top players fron 2014-15 and now Andy Burns has returned to the Herd after playing 2 years in Korea. Learn about his experience and how his role has changed now that he's back in Buffalo.
Thanks to blue laws, rowdy crowds, a petition, boats across the Niagara River, and a posh Grand Island resort, the Bisons were able to play a game on Grand Island in 1893... and win 12-4!
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