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Cutters Coaching Staff Announced for 2020 Season

Cutters Alum Milver Reyes Returns to Lead Squad
February 7, 2020

The Philadelphia Phillies have announced that former Cutters catcher Milver Reyes will be the manager of the Williamsport Crosscutters for the 2020 season.  Reyes played a total of 74 games for Williamsport during the 2003 and 2004 seasons. While he managed only a .195 batting average with Williamsport, he arguably had

Borders Jersey Retired as He's Named to Manage Clearwater

January 16, 2020

Pat Borders, who has managed the Williamsport Crosscutters since 2015 has been named the manager of the Clearwater Threshers of the Florida State League for the 2020 season.The Threshers are a Philadelphia Phillies full season Class A affiliate. The announcement was made at the Williamsport Crosscutters annual Hot Stove Banquet

Cutters Hot Stove Banquet Raises over $6,700 for Charity

January 16, 2020

The Williamsport Crosscutters 14th Annual Hot Stove Banquet was held January 15 at the Genetti Hotel in downtown Williamsport. The event featured Phillies legendary outfielder Greg Luzinski, ESPN Baseball Insider Tim Kurkjian, 1992 World Series MVP Pat Border who managed the Cutters the past 5 seasons and Phillies Asst. General

Bowman Field Hall of Fame & Lycoming County Sports Walk Inductees Revealed

Tickets still available for Cutters Hot Stove Banquet
December 19, 2019

The Williamsport Crosscutters have announced the latest inductees to the Bowman Field Hall of Fame and the Lycoming County Sports Walk. Each will be honored at the 14th Annual Hot Stove Banquet being held on Wednesday, January 15 in the Grand Ballroom of the Genetti Hotel in Williamsport. The event

Local Program Recipient of Phillies Charities, Inc. Grant

December 5, 2019

The Philadelphia Phillies recently announced that their charity arm, Phillies, Charities, Inc., has awarded a $15,000 grant to Favors Forward Foundation of Lycoming County.The mission of Favors Forward Foundation is to provide a network of volunteers uniting their time, talent, and treasures to serve children and adults in Lycoming County

Bohm, Howard form foundation for Phillies

December 2, 2019

Each offseason, MiLB.com goes position by position across each system and honors the players -- regardless of age or prospect status -- who had the best seasons in their organization. Click here to locate your favorite club.The magnifying glass over the Phillies' farm system focuses on its top two prospects. Top-ranked Alec Bohm ,

West End Christian Community Center Named Banquet Charity

Phillies Legend Greg Luzinski & ESPN's Tim Kurkjian to Appear
November 20, 2019

The Williamsport Crosscutters have announced that the West End Christian Community Center of Williamsport has been chosen as the charity beneficiary for the 14th Annual Hot Stove Banquet to be held on Wednesday, January 15 in the Grand Ballroom of the Genetti Hotel in Williamsport. The event is presented in

Former Phillies Slugger Greg Luzinski Added to Cutters Hot Stove Banquet

Joins ESPN's Tim Kurkjian
November 5, 2019

The Williamsport Crosscutters have announced that former Philadelphia Phillies All-Star Greg Luzinski has been added as a special guest for the 14th Annual Hot Stove Banquet to be held on Wednesday, January 15 in the Grand Ballroom of the Genetti Hotel in Williamsport. The event is presented in part by

Bohm Headlines Former Cutters in Olympic Qualifiers

November 1, 2019

The 2019 Premier 12 Baseball Tournament, which serves as an Olympic Qualifier event for one team from the Americas and one team from Asia, gets underway this weekend with Opening Round action in Guadalajara, Mexico; Taichung, Chinese Taipei; and Seoul, South Korea. For baseball fans tuning into the action, there

Crosscutters Accepting Applications for Hot Stove Dinner Charity

October 11, 2019

The Williamsport Crosscutters are now accepting applications from area non-profits for the 14th Annual Hot Stove Dinner & Auction to take place January 15, 2020 at the Genetti Hotel in Downtown Williamsport. The event will feature ESPN's Tim Kurkjian and other baseball celebrities to be announced.  Each year, a portion

A Tale of Two Seasons & 2019 by the Numbers

September 10, 2019

The Williamsport Crosscutters 21st season ended on September 2nd with what might be described as a microcosm of the Cutters 2019 campaign. With the Cutters hosting the State College Spikes on the final day of the season, there was really nothing on the line. With both teams eliminated it simply

Cutters Finish 2019 in Suspended Tie Game

September 2, 2019

Williamsport, Penn. - The Crosscutters season finale on Monday afternoon resulted in an odd and somewhat unsatisfying finish to the 2019 season. With Williamsport and State College tied at 3-3 in the middle of the ninth inning the game was called due to rain thus denying the Cutters a chance

Cutters Lose Last Away Game of 2019

Late Spikes Rally Dashes Comeback Hopes
September 1, 2019

State College, Penn. - The Crosscutters lost their last road game of the season in an 11-1 decision at the State College Spikes on Sunday evening. Williamsport (32-43) was only trailing 5-1 in the eighth inning and had stranded 14 runners on base including leaving them loaded in the seventh

Fassnacht Walks it Off in the 10th

August 31, 2019

Williamsport, Penn. - Nate Fassnacht laced a double down the left-field line in the bottom of the tenth to bring in Nicolas Torres racing around from second base in a 3-2 victory over the State College Spikes on Saturday night. Williamsport (32-42) improved to 3-2 in extra innings and stands

Cutters Comeback Falls Just Short Against Auburn

August 30, 2019

Williamsport, Penn. - The Cutters battled their way back from an early 7-1 deficit to pull to within one run of the Auburn Doubledays but they couldn't find the equalizer in an 8-6 defeat on Friday night at BB&T Ballpark. Williamsport and Auburn ended up splitting the four-game series and

Crosscutters Release 2020 Schedule

August 30, 2019

The Williamsport Crosscutters, Class A affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies, have announced the schedule for their 2020 season which begins June 18 in State College followed by the home opener on Friday, June 19 against the rival State College Spikes. The 76-game schedule will include 38 home games against ten different

Cutters Rally in 8th in Another Solid Win

August 29, 2019

Williamsport, Penn. - The Crosscutters took a tight one-run game in the eighth and blew it wide open scoring five runs in a 7-1 victory over the Auburn Doubledays on Thursday night. Williamsport has won five of its last seven while improving to 21-14 in the second half of the

Cutters Split Doubleheader with Auburn

August 28, 2019

Williamsport, Penn. - The Crosscutters split a Wednesday doubleheader with the Auburn Doubledays with a 2-0 win in Game 1 followed by a 3-1 loss in Game 2.Leonel Aponte (W, 3-1) and Rafael Carvajal (S, 4) combined on a six-hit shutout in the opener. It was the eighth blank slate

Rise and Shine in Morning Game Blowout at Batavia

Hearn and Fassnacht Go Yard in 11-4 Rout
August 27, 2019

Batavia, N.Y. - The Crosscutters racked up a season-high in runs in an 11-4 blowout win at the first-place Batavia Muckdogs in a game that began Tuesday morning.Hunter Hearn (5th) and Nate Fassnacht (2nd) both launched homers to left while Jake Holmes had four RBI on a 3-for-4 game including

Crosscutters Shutout at Batavia as Muckdogs Even Series

Kuznetsov Extends Perfect Streak to 20 Batters
August 26, 2019

Batavia, N.Y. - The Crosscutters had their two-game win streak snapped and suffered their worst loss of the season in a 10-0 decision at the Batavia Muckdogs on Monday night. The two teams have traded blowout wins with double-digit offensive outputs with the Crosscutters having won the series opener 10-3

Big Bats in Batavia! Crosscutters Rout the Muckdogs

Simmons Homes Again, Rott Rocks His First
August 25, 2019

Batavia, N.Y. - Kendall Simmons (12th) and Rudy Rott (1st) socked home runs while the Crosscutters knocked out a season-high 15 hits in a 10-3 blowout win at first-place Batavia (37-31) on Sunday night. Rott finished just a double shy of the cycle going 3-for-4 with a triple, home run and

Crosscutters Hang On in Exciting Pitchers' Duel

August 24, 2019

Williamsport , PA - The Williamsport Crosscutters worked out of a ninth-inning bases-loaded jam to hang on for an exciting 3-1 victory over the Mahoning Valley Scrappers on Saturday night at BB&T Ballpark. Mahoning Valley (34-34) had the bases loaded with no outs and already had pushed across its first

Scrappers Rally Late at Williamsport

August 23, 2019

Williamsport , PA - The Mahoning Valley Scrappers overcame a late deficit with a four-run rally in the eighth inning for a 5-4 victory at the Crosscutters on Friday night at BB&T Ballpark. Nate Fassnacht blasted his first career professional home run in the bottom of the seventh and Williamsport (26-39)

Crosscutters No-Hit for First Time Ever

August 22, 2019

Williamsport , Penn. - A trio of Mahoning Valley pitchers combined for a no-hitter on a historic evening at Bowman Field on Thursday night. It was the first time in 20 years of the franchise that the Crosscutters had been no hit. Mahoning Valley (32-32) celebrated its third no-hitter ever

Crosscutters Win Wild Extra-Inning Game at West Virginia

Hunter Hearn Drives in Five with Homer and Double
August 19, 2019

Morgantown, W.V. - Bryson Stott doubled home the winning run in the top of the 10th in a crazy 8-7 win at the West Virginia Black Bears on Monday night. The Crosscutters had a 7-0 lead in the sixth inning on the strength of a five RBI performance by Hunter