Celebrating Juneteenth in the Minor Leagues
Teams hosting community celebrations, Negro League tributes
Juneteenth, commemorating the end of slavery in the United States, has been observed on June 19 for over 150 years. But now it is a federal holiday. Juneteenth's increased -- and long overdue -- prominence has prompted Minor League teams to stage their own commemorations. Some of these endeavors took
Podcast: A family affair with the Fightin Phils
Hunsickers share Reading family fun ahead of Father's Day
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Around the Minors: The week of June 14
Sights and sounds from action across Minor League Baseball
The silver lining
Although St. Paul fell to Iowa, 12-2, Milwaukee's Triple-A affiliate did achieve a milestone -- the first triple play in the club's history. Third baseman Daniel Descalso knocked down a line drive by Ian Miller and threw to Tomás Telis at home for the first out. The
Pair of Martin homers lift Curve to victory
The Curve hit four home runs in their victory on Thursday night
ERIE, PA – Mason Martin’s second homer of the night, an opposite field two-run shot off the Erie Insurance Arena in the sixth inning, secured an 8-7 lead that the Curve bullpen held in their victory at UPMC Park over the Erie SeaWolves on Thursday night. Altoona rallied from a
Mahtook taps into power in Knights' victory
Mahtook Hit Two of Charlotte's Five Homers on Thursday
(UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) -- Left fielder Mikie Mahtook launched two home runs and RHP Mike Wright won his fourth consecutive start to lead the Charlotte Knights to an impressive 9-3 win over the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp on Thursday night from Truist Field in Uptown Charlotte.
Wright (4-1, 2.32) allowed just
Jung homers, plates 4 in second Frisco game
Jung goes deep, collects three hits in victory
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (June 16, 2021) – Rangers top prospect Josh Jung had a monster night in a Frisco RoughRiders 8-4 win over the Corpus Christi Hooks on Wednesday from Whataburger Field.
Jung went 3-for-5 with a three-run home run and a career-best four RBIs for Frisco (22-15).
Dominant Criswell fans 14 for Trash Pandas
Angels right-hander strikes out season-high 14 against Biloxi
MADISON, Alabama – Behind a career night from starter Cooper Criswell and three solo home runs, the Rocket City Trash Pandas defeated the Biloxi Shuckers 3-0 on Wednesday night at Toyota Field in the second game of their six-game series.
The win is the Trash Pandas’ eighth in their last
Prospect scouting report: Pirates' Gonzales
Pittsburgh's top 2020 Draft pick already surging in MiLB debut
MiLB.com's Scouting Report series spotlights players who are just starting their professional careers, focusing on what the experts are projecting for these young phenoms. Here's a look at second-ranked Pirates prospect Nick Gonzales. For more player journeys on The Road to The Show, click here.
River Cats' Kelenic goes yard in second straight
Tacoma homers for 20th consecutive game; Raleigh extends career-long hitting streak with double
TACOMA, WA – Designated hitter Evan White gave Tacoma a go-ahead two-run home run in the 6th inning, and left fielder Jarred Kelenic added an insurance run with a 7th inning solo blast, as the Rainiers claimed their third straight victory over the Sacramento River Cats on Monday at Cheney
Campusano collects three hits for Chihuahuas
Padres no. 5 prospect Marcano goes 3-for-5 with three singles
El Paso 4 Oklahoma City 3 – Monday
WP: Camarena (3-2)
LP: Solbach (0-2)
S: Thompson (6)
Patrick Kivlehan’s sliding catch in left field ended the El Paso Chihuahuas’ 4-3 win over the Oklahoma City Dodgers Monday night at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark. The Chihuahuas have won