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Game Off: Saturday's game vs. Syracuse postponed

June 19, 2021

MOOSIC, PA (June 19, 2021) – The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders game against the Syracuse Mets, scheduled for Saturday evening at PNC Field, has been postponed due to inclement weather. The RailRiders and Mets will play a doubleheader on Wednesday, July 7, beginning at 5:05 P.M. Click here for the RailRiders Rain

And Another One: Comebacks key 7-5 win

Greg Allen's late home run lifts RailRiders to sixth straight win
June 18, 2021

MOOSIC, Pa. (June 18, 2021) – For the third time in four games, the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders came from behind late to defeat the Syracuse Mets 7-5 on Friday night at PNC Field. SWB has won the first four games of the series with Syracuse, and has won six straight overall.

¡Vamos!: Vejigantes best Mets 4-2

Brito, Deglan go deep in victory Thursday night
June 17, 2021

MOOSIC, Pa. (June 17, 2021) – The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders never trailed as they defeated the Syracuse Mets 4-2 on Thursday night at PNC Field. The RailRiders played the game in their alternate “Vejigantes” identity, part of the club’s participation in the Copa de la Diversión. The RailRiders got on the

Walk It Off: Brantly's blast beats Mets

SWB downs Syracuse 10-7 on a walk-off home run
June 16, 2021

MOOSIC, Pa. (June 16, 2021) – Rob Brantly cracked a three-run, walk-off home run in the bottom of the 10th inning on Wednesday night at PNC Field as the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders came from behind to defeat the Syracuse Mets. It was the first walk-off win of the season for the

Comeback Kids: RailRiders rally... again

Seven run eighth caps wild 12-6 comeback win over Syracuse
June 15, 2021

MOOSIC, Pa. (June 15, 2021) – The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders scored 10 runs in their final two at-bats and pulled off a stunning 12-6 comeback win over the Syracuse Mets on Tuesday night at PNC Field. The Mets jumped out to an early lead, scoring five times in the top of

GUIDERAIL FEATURE: Robinson Chirinos

RailRiders catcher Robinson Chirinos has gotten so much from his professional career. Now he is using that to give back to the communities he represents.
June 15, 2021

RailRiders catcher Robinson Chirinos has experienced a lot in his 21 years of being a professional baseball player, but a season without fans is something he hopes to never see again. Chirinos played in 26 games with the Texas Rangers and New York Mets, but things didn’t really feel right.

Feelin' Good: Rehabbers lead RailRiders to victory

LaMarre and Voit combine to drive in 5 as SWB beats Buffalo 8-0
June 13, 2021

TRENTON, N.J. (June 13, 2021) – A six-run eruption in the top of the fourth inning and a combined shutout by five pitchers led the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders to an 8-0 win over the Buffalo Bisons on Sunday at Trenton Thunder Ballpark. Luke Voit went 1-for-3 with a double and an

Extra, Extra!: RailRiders win with two in tenth

SWB beats Buffalo 6-4 in extra innings for another comeback win
June 12, 2021

TRENTON, N.J. (June 12, 2021) – In their first extra-inning game of the season, the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders defeated the Buffalo Bisons 6-4 in 10 innings on Saturday night at Trenton Thunder Ballpark. The RailRiders fell behind early as the Bisons plated two runs in the bottom of the first against

Trouble with the Herd: RailRiders falls 4-2

RailRiders drop their second straight game to Buffalo on Friday
June 11, 2021

TRENTON, N.J. (June 11, 2021) – The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders fell to the Buffalo Bisons 4-2 on Friday night at Trenton Thunder Ballpark. Brody Koerner turned in a strong start for Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, allowing only one run on three hits in 4.0 innings of work. The right-hander walked four and tied his

Splitsville: RailRiders halve twinbill with Bisons

SWB wins game 3-2, but falls in nightcap 10-0
June 10, 2021

TRENTON, N.J. (June 10, 2021) – The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders split a doubleheader with the Buffalo Bisons on Thursday night at Trenton Thunder Ballpark. The RailRiders won the first game 3-2, and fell 10-0 in the night cap. The opener of the doubleheader was a terrific pitcher’s duel between Brian Keller

Washed Out: RailRiders and Bisons postponed 

Doubleheader set for Thursday at 5:00 P.M. at Trenton Thunder Ballpark
June 9, 2021

TRENTON, NJ (June 9, 2021) – The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders game against the Buffalo Bisons scheduled for Wednesday evening at Trenton Thunder Ballpark has been postponed due to inclement weather. The RailRiders and Bisons will play a doubleheader on Thursday, June 10, beginning at 5:00 P.M. Starting pitchers for both teams

Quite the Night: RailRiders overcome 5-0 deficit in win

Third inning rally jumpstarts SWB in series opener
June 9, 2021

TRENTON, N.J. (June 8, 2021) – The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders erased an early 5-0 deficit to defeat the Buffalo Bisons 7-5 in a wild contest on Tuesday night at Trenton Thunder Ballpark. After a one-hour, 45-minute weather delay to start the game, Zack Britton got the start in an MLB rehab

Whiff Kids: Strikeouts key SWB over Pigs

RailRiders strike out season-high 15 batters in a 4-3 win Sunday
June 6, 2021

MOOSIC, Pa. (June 6, 2021) – Early offense and a season-high 15 strikeouts by the pitching staff lifted the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders to a 4-3 victory over the Lehigh Valley IronPigs on Sunday at PNC Field. The RailRiders took the lead in the bottom of the first when a Trey Amburgey

Pigs Pounce: Four run third downs SWB

Amburgey extends hit streak to 12 in loss
June 5, 2021

MOOSIC, Pa. (June 5, 2021) – The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders fell to the Lehigh Valley IronPigs 9-6 on Saturday afternoon at PNC Field. The IronPigs struck first in the top of the second against Brody Koerner, plating a pair of runs to take a 2-0 lead. In the bottom of the

Close Call: SWB topped by LHV 5-4

Velazquez collects three hits, first HR of season as comeback falls short
June 4, 2021

MOOSIC, Pa. (June 4, 2021) – The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders fought back and brought the tying run to the plate in the bottom of the ninth inning, but ultimately fell short in a 5-4 loss to the Lehigh Valley IronPigs on Friday night at PNC Field. In his first start with

SWB SCHEDULE UPDATE: May rainouts rescheduled

June 4, 2021

MOOSIC, PA. (June 4, 2021) – The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders and Buffalo Bisons have set two make-up dates for their recent postponements on May 28 and May 30 at PNC Field. The RailRiders and Bisons will play doubleheaders on Tuesday, August 31, and Saturday, September 4, when Buffalo returns to Moosic.

Crispy Bacon: RailRiders fry IronPigs 5-1

Bullpen turns in five hitless innings in win
June 3, 2021

MOOSIC, Pa. (June 3, 2021) – The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders utilized four pitchers to throw a combined four-hitter in a 5-1 victory over the Lehigh Valley IronPigs on Thursday night at PNC Field. The RailRiders got on the board in the bottom of the first when Trey Amburgey touched up MLB

Breaking Out: RailRiders bust bats out for 10-2 win

Brito, Park and Amburgey all homer in big rivalry win over 'Pigs
June 2, 2021

MOOSIC, PA (June 2, 2021) – The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders toppled the Lehigh Valley IronPigs 10-2 on Wednesday at PNC Field. Socrates Brito, Hoy Park and Trey Amburgey all homered and Thomas Milone was a home run shy of the cycle as the RailRiders beat their rivals for the fifth time

Tough Way to Start: LHV downs SWB with big first

RailRiders drop series opener with IronPigs by a 5-2 final
June 1, 2021

MOOSIC, PA (June 1, 2021) – The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders dropped the series opener against the Lehigh Valley IronPigs 5-2 Tuesday night at PNC Field. Lehigh Valley opened an early edge that Scranton/Wilkes-Barre could not overcome. The IronPigs jumped to a four-run lead in the top of the first inning against

GUIDERAIL FEATURE STORY: Trey Amburgey

Outfielder Trey Amburgey working his way through to the Majors
May 31, 2021

All Trey Amburgey has ever wanted to do in life is be a major league baseball player. His parents remember him picking up a toy bat for the first time at age two and saying as much. Since then, he has been singularly focused on the goal of making the

Rained Out: No Game Sunday at PNC Field

May 30, 2021

MOOSIC, PA (May 30, 2021) – The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders game against the Buffalo Bisons scheduled for Sunday afternoon at PNC Field has been postponed due to inclement weather. The RailRiders and Bisons will announce a make-up date and time later this week. With the postponement of today's game:

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Welcome Back: Amburgey's home run lifts RailRiders

Amburgey's home run, pitching power 3-2 SWB win over Buffalo
May 29, 2021

MOOSIC, Pa. (May 29, 2021) – Lifted by two home runs in the bottom of the third and stellar pitching, the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders defeated the Buffalo Bisons 3-2 on Saturday night at PNC Field. Buffalo took a 2-0 lead in the top of the third on a two-run single from

Game Off: SWB vs BUF postponed Friday

Impending rain causes postponement Friday; Doubleheader slated for September 2
May 28, 2021

MOOSIC, PA (May 28, 2021) – The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders game against the Buffalo Bisons, slated for Friday evening at PNC Field, has been postponed due to impending inclement weather. The RailRiders and Bisons will make up tonight’s game on Thursday, September 2, at PNC Field as part of a doubleheader

Double Trouble: SWB takes two from BUF

RailRiders ride superb pitching and timely hitting to a pair of victories on Thursday
May 27, 2021

MOOSIC, Pa. (May 27, 2021) – The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders picked up two wins over the Buffalo Bisons on Thursday night at PNC Field. They won the resumption of Wednesday’s suspended game 4-2, and took the regularly-scheduled seven-inning night cap, 3-2. The suspended game resumed with the Bisons leading 2-0 in

Suspended: SWB and Buffalo put on pause

RailRiders and Bisons game is suspended after the bottom of the third
May 26, 2021

MOOSIC, Pa. (May 26, 2021) – The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders and Buffalo Bisons game was suspended after the bottom of the third inning on Wednesday night at PNC Field. The Bisons led the game 2-0 at the time of the suspension. Wednesday’s game will be resumed on Thursday night with gates