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Church collects at plate, Spikes fall to Scrappers late

Outfielder smashes first MLB Draft League homer in 10-8 defeat
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BOX SCORE/PLAY-BY-PLAY (via PitchAware) NILES, Ohio – Nathan Church smashed his first Major League Baseball Draft League home run, and added a double, but the Mahoning Valley Scrappers came up with a late comeback to top the State College Spikes, 10-8, on Thursday night at Eastwood Field. Church, who joined

Swift Spikes surpassed by Scrappers in setback

Running game snares three steals, but big inning goes M.V.'s way
June 16, 2021

BOX SCORE/PLAY-BY-PLAY (via PitchAware) NILES, Ohio – The State College Spikes ran to win, nabbing three bases that led to three runs, but the Mahoning Valley Scrappers put together the big inning with four tallies in the seventh to take a 6-3 decision on Wednesday night at Eastwood Field. Curtis

Piper gets rowdy on Scrappers in 14-8 win

Spikes' catcher puts sleeper on hurlers with six RBI
June 15, 2021

BOX SCORE/PLAY-BY-PLAY (via PitchAware) NILES, Ohio – Kenny Piper came to do one thing Tuesday night at Eastwood Field, and it wasn't to chew bubblegum. The State College Spikes catcher went 4-for-5 with two doubles and his second homer of the season, scored four runs and drove in six in

Give Dad the Spikes' Father's Day Gift Pack

June 13, 2021

Bring Dad out for a great time at the Spikes’ 4:05 p.m. home game on Sunday, June 20 against Williamsport with the Spikes Father’s Day Gift Pack! It's a great gift for him that you can enjoy, too - 4 Diamond Club or Field Box seats, 4 hot dogs, 4

Watkins shines on mound in Spikes debut

June 13, 2021

BOX SCORE/PLAY-BY-PLAY (via PitchAware) UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Kenny Piper kept the State College Spikes close on Sunday with his first Major League Baseball Draft League home run, but the West Virginia Black Bears took a 4-1 decision at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. Piper took a 3-2 pitch from

Spikes use big fifth to topple Black Bears, 8-2

Stanke, Vierling contribute big hits, Spikes steal four more
June 12, 2021

BOX SCORE/PLAY-BY-PLAY (via PitchAware) UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – The State College Spikes broke a tie game wide open with six runs in the fifth inning and used the running game to great effect with four more stolen bases to secure an 8-2 victory over the West Virginia Black Bears on

Piper nabs four runners, but Spikes fall to WV

Black Bears hold Spikes to two hits in Friday's 4-0 defeat
June 11, 2021

BOX SCORE/PLAY-BY-PLAY (via PitchAware) UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Kenny Piper doubled and threw out four would-be base stealers, and Mark Vierling delivered a triple, but the State College Spikes were held to two hits by West Virginia Black Bears pitching as they took a 4-0 loss on Friday night at

Paige homers again, but late rally falls short

Spikes drop 7-5 decision to 'Cutters on Thursday
June 10, 2021

BOX SCORE/PLAY-BY-PLAY (via PitchAware) UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Marques Paige’s two-run dinger in the ninth drew the State College Spikes close, but a big top of the ninth for the Williamsport Crosscutters enabled them to take a 7-5 decision on Thursday night at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. Paige now

Hall powers Spikes' 14-2 pounding of W'port

June 9, 2021

BOX SCORE/PLAY-BY-PLAY (via PitchAware) UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Hylan Hall produced a stellar night in his second game for the State College Spikes with his first Major League Baseball Draft League home run, one of the Spikes’ eight extra-base hits, to key a 14-2 victory over the Williamsport Crosscutters on

Paige hits monster homer, Spikes fall to 'Cutters

Penn Stater Mellott makes debut on mound for Spikes
June 8, 2021

BOX SCORE/PLAY-BY-PLAY (via PitchAware) UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Marques Paige smashed a tape-measure home run to key the State College Spikes offense on Tuesday night, and Penn Stater Mason Mellott made a historic debut, but the Williamsport Crosscutters got a big second inning and outlasted the Spikes to take a

Spikes' first-inning barrage nets win over Scrappers

Nine runs in first inning powered by Brecklin and Paige's round-trippers
June 6, 2021

BOX SCORE/PLAY-BY-PLAY (via PitchAware) NILES, Ohio – Turnabout was fair play on Sunday afternoon as one night after a lopsided loss, the State College Spikes scored nine runs in the first inning, keyed by homers for Brady Brecklin and Marques Paige, and cruised to a 12-2 victory over the Mahoning

Big innings fell Spikes in loss to Scrappers

June 5, 2021

BOX SCORE/PLAY-BY-PLAY (via PitchAware) NILES, Ohio – Mark Vierling delivered the State College Spikes’ first three-hit game in the Major League Baseball Draft League, and James Jett launched his first homer of the season, but the Mahoning Valley Scrappers collected an array of crooked numbers to drive a 21-6 win

Win streak over as Spikes fall to 'Cutters

June 4, 2021

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – The State College Spikes saw their four-game winning streak end on Friday night at Muncy Bank Ballpark at Historic Bowman Field as a six-run third inning propelled the Williamsport Crosscutters to take a 10-2 decision. Michael Slaten knocked in a run for the second consecutive game for

Spikes throttle 'Cutters, 10-1, for fourth straight win

June 3, 2021

BOX SCORE/PLAY-BY-PLAY (via PitchAware) UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Michael Slaten went deep for the State College Spikes’ first home run at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park this season, and Jared Kengott allowed just one unearned run over five innings for his first Major League Baseball Draft League win as the

Spikes come back to top 'Cutters, 6-4, for 3rd straight win

June 2, 2021

BOX SCORE/PLAY-BY-PLAY (via PitchAware) WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – The State College Spikes overcame a 4-0 first-inning deficit with the help of some Williamsport Crosscutters miscues, and Andrew Moore was dominant in relief to help propel the Spikes to their third consecutive win as they defeated the Crosscutters, 6-4, on Wednesday night

Spikes unveil promo schedule for rest of 2021

Central PA 4th Fest FIREWORKS, Bob’s Retirement Party, AutoCorrect Night*, Paint the Park Pink among highlights
June 2, 2021

The State College Spikes have finalized the 2021 promotional schedule all the way to the regular season home finale on Friday, August 13. The jam-packed slate is highlighted by the announcement that Medlar Field at Lubrano Park will serve as the viewing location for the gigantic Central PA 4th Fest

Austin, Davenport lead Spikes past Keys

June 1, 2021

BOX SCORE/PLAY-BY-PLAY (via PitchAware) UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Myles Austin delivered a two-run single to give the State College Spikes the lead, and Louis Davenport III earned the win on the mound in his Major League Baseball Draft League debut on Tuesday as the State College Spikes downed the Frederick

Spikes' quintet shuts out Keys for first MLBDL win

May 31, 2021

BOX SCORE/PLAY-BY-PLAY (via PitchAware) UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – The State College Spikes fed off the energy of 3,000+ fans on hand at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park for the club’s Memorial Day Summer Kickoff on Monday as five pitchers combined to shut out the Frederick Keys, 4-0, for the Spikes’

Rain halts Spikes and Thunder in fourth Sunday

May 30, 2021

BOX SCORE/PLAY-BY-PLAY (Via PitchAware) UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – After fighting through persistent rain on a historically cold May 30 at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park, the elements became too much and stopped Sunday’s matchup between the State College Spikes and Trenton Thunder during the top of the fifth inning with

Spikes, Thunder again foiled by weather, Baseball Bingo is Sunday

May 29, 2021

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. - Saturday night’s game between the State College Spikes and Trenton Thunder was unable to be played in the interest of player safety due to anticipation of forthcoming weather conditions. However, fans looking forward to the first Baseball Bingo of the season will only have to wait

Spikes, Thunder rained out Friday, Bark in the Park now Monday

Capacity 100% for humans and canines on Memorial Day
May 28, 2021

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. - Friday night’s game between the State College Spikes and Trenton Thunder was unable to be played due to inclement weather in the State College area. However, fans looking forward to bringing their four-legged friends to the ballpark will have another opportunity to do so this weekend

Kengott whiffs eight in Spikes' loss at Scrappers

Emporia State righty sets new high-water mark for K's in MLB Draft League
May 27, 2021

BOX SCORE/PLAY-BY-PLAY (via PitchAware) NILES, Ohio – State College Spikes starter Jared Kengott took a step towards making his big league dreams come true as he whiffed eight batters, the most for any pitcher across the Major League Baseball Draft League in a single outing this season, over four innings

Heckert smashes first MLB Draft League homer in Spikes' setback

May 26, 2021

BOX SCORE/PLAY-BY-PLAY (via PitchAware) NILES, Ohio – Tyler Heckert launched a solo shot to left field in the eighth inning for his first MLB Draft League home run as the State College Spikes showed more late-inning power, but the Mahoning Valley Scrappers’ three-run third helped propel their 5-2 win over

Brecklin goes deep for Spikes, 'Cutters take 3-2 win

May 25, 2021

BOX SCORE/PLAY-BY-PLAY (via PitchAware) WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – The State College Spikes made some Major League Baseball Draft League history on Tuesday night as Brady Brecklin launched a solo homer in the ninth for the Spikes’ first-ever blast as an MLB Draft League club, but the Williamsport Crosscutters scored two runs

Spikes come back late but fall to 'Cutters in MLB Draft League debut

May 25, 2021

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – The State College Spikes trimmed an early 6-0 deficit, but dropped a 6-5 decision to the Williamsport Crosscutters in their inaugural game in the Major League Baseball Draft League on Monday night at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. James Jett smashed a three-run double in the