Rochester sent 12 batters to the plate in a wild, six-run seventh inning that propelled the Wings to a 7-5 come-from-behind victory over Pawtucket in the opener of a four-game series from McCoy Stadium.
The Blue Jays have claimed outfielder Darin Mastroianni off waivers from the Twins, the club announced via press release. To make room on the 40-man roster, Toronto designated fellow outfielder Kenny Wilson for assignment.
Mastroianni originally came t…
Here’s the lineup of our 2014 big league star autograph appearances, starting with Darryl Strawberry June 12.
The Twins have been active in seeking bench help in the past week or so, acquiring Eduardo Nunez from the Yankees (in exchange for lefty Miguel Sulbaran) and claiming Sam Fuld off waivers from the A’s. It doesn’t sound like the team has any…
Rochester Red Wings infielder/outfielder Chris Parmelee has been named the Batavia Downs Gaming and Racetrack Player of the Week for the period of April 14-20.
Scott Diamond turned in his best outing of the season and Chris Parmelee continued his torrid stretch at the plate as the Rochester Red Wings topped the Syracuse Chiefs, 5-2, in a Monday matinee from NBT Bank Stadium in Syracuse.
The Mets have announced that they will promote former star outfielder Bobby Abreu from Triple-A Las Vegas tomorrow. Abreu is 40 and hasn’t played in the big leagues since 2012, which he spent with the Angels and Dodgers. But he made a good impression in Vegas, hitting .412/.500/.529 in 40 plate appearances there, and the Mets have space for a left-handed bench player after trading Ike Davis to the Pirates. As Newsday’s Marc Carig tweets, that means the Mets’ active roster will include Abreu, Bartolo Colon, Kyle Farnsworth, Daisuke Matsuzaka and Jose Valverde. Here are more notes from around baseball….