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Letter To Cutters Fans and Partners

September 8, 2020

Dear Williamsport Crosscutters Fans & Partners, Yesterday (Labor Day) would have marked the end of the Williamsport Crosscutters 2020 season. If you viewed our live ballpark camera feed available at www.crosscutters.com, you saw that Historic Bowman Field was quiet for the first summer in 95 years. As we all know,

Cutters & SCI Launch “My Best Summer Read” Contest

Winning Student to Receive a Laptop Computer System
August 13, 2020

The Williamsport Crosscutters have teamed up with Susquehanna Computer Innovations of South Williamsport to offer area students a chance to win a new laptop computer system with the “My Best Summer Read” Contest. “We are grateful to Susquehanna Computer Innovations and their owner Tim Heitzman, for teaming up with us

COVID-19 Claims 2020 Cutters Season

July 1, 2020

Major League Baseball™ (MLB™) has informed Minor League Baseball™ (MiLB™) that it will not be providing its affiliated Minor League teams, including the Williamsport Crosscutters, with players for the 2020 season. As a result, there will not be a Minor League Baseball season in 2020. “These are unprecedented times for

Cutters to Re-Live 2003 Championship Season on Social Media

June 16, 2020

With the 2020 Williamsport Crosscutters season on an indefinite delay due to the ongoing COVID-19 virus, the team has announced various social media initiatives to keep fans informed and entertained throughout the summer via Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. “While we always strive to have a robust social media presence to

Cutters 5K Race Canceled Due to COVID-19 

Race scheduled to return in 2021
May 14, 2020

Out of an abundance of caution, the Williamsport Crosscutters and Hope Enterprises have jointly announced the cancellation of this year’s Cutters 5K Race originally scheduled to for June 27. “While this is one of our signature charity events and important to The Hope Foundation, the race committee unanimously felt that

Cutters Join MiLB's CommUNITY First Campaign

National initiative will raise fund for Feeding America in response to global pandemic
April 28, 2020

The Williamsport Crosscutters today announced they are joining MiLB CommUNITY First, a new national initiative developed by Minor League Baseball in conjunction with Feeding America, to raise funds for local food banks and to honor individuals risking their lives on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic. Cutters fans are

Cutters Seeking Anthem Performer Videos

April 1, 2020

The Williamsport Crosscutters are now looking for National Anthem performers for the 2020 season. All individuals and groups who are interested in being considered are encouraged to fill out the short application available at Crosscutters.com (link below). Applicants are also required to send in a video of them performing the

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