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News 10 NBC Rochester
Wings top IronPigs in series openera 2-1 lead. Dean ended the inning by striking out Cedric Hunter looking on a di
Wings top IronPigs in series opener
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 3 hours ago
a 2-1 lead. Dean ended the inning by striking out Cedric Hunter looking on a disputed call. Hunter and IronPigs manager Dave Brundage argued the call, and both were thrown out from the game. Schafer drew his second walk of the game to lead off... Read more
18h
The Express-Times
IronPigs are chasing big-league dreams, but at what cost?a bit of ignorance of the hours that you really put in and the time you spend a
IronPigs are chasing big-league dreams, but at what cost?
The Express-Times / Posted 18 hours ago
a bit of ignorance of the hours that you really put in and the time you spend at the ballpark, daily," IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said. "Guys are getting here in ample time, but that's just the beginning." In June, two members of Congress... Read more
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The Morning Call
IronPigs' Darnell Sweeney finally feels like he's pulling his weightnight as the IronPigs completed a doubleheader sweep of the Chiefs. "He seems
IronPigs' Darnell Sweeney finally feels like he's pulling his weight
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
night as the IronPigs completed a doubleheader sweep of the Chiefs. "He seems a little calmer," Lehigh Valley manager Dave Brundage said. "He's not wound as tight. When the hits start coming, that's what happens. "You start pressing wanting... Read more
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2d
The Express-Times
How the IronPigs are making history like they never have beforeto be making a push to get back there again this September. "I've loved since
How the IronPigs are making history like they never have before
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
to be making a push to get back there again this September. "I've loved since day one how we've been playing," manager Dave Brundage said. "I like how we're going about our business and how we expect to win. We come to work and we have one job,... Read more
3d
NBC Philadelphia
J.P Crawford Knocking on MLB's Door After Overcoming Slow Triple A Startto pick me up and keep me thinking positive. I just tried to stay within myself
J.P Crawford Knocking on MLB's Door After Overcoming Slow Triple A Start
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
to pick me up and keep me thinking positive. I just tried to stay within myself and I got out of it." Ironpigs manager Dave Brundage was one of the first to point out Crawford had never struggled to quite that extent, observing that it wasn't... Read more
10d
Philly.com
Donnellon: Nick Williams lacks big-league maturitya walkoff home run at Lehigh Valley. These are things that would make even Ozzi
Donnellon: Nick Williams lacks big-league maturity
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
a walkoff home run at Lehigh Valley. These are things that would make even Ozzie Guillen cringe, and Iron Pigs manager Dave Brundage is no Ozzie. This was Brundage six weeks ago when asked about the play and progress of Williams and shortstop... Read more
12d
The Morning Call
Cohesive IronPigs enjoy playing as a teamplayers — including Garcia — who want another promotion to the majors. "This t
Cohesive IronPigs enjoy playing as a team
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
players — including Garcia — who want another promotion to the majors. "This team does a lot of things well," manager Dave Brundage said. "I think they play well together. They play hard. They pull for each other. "They do a lot of little... Read more
13d
The Morning Call
IronPigs use four pitchers to hold off Buffalo, 4-3an outstanding closer chooses to exercise an opt-out clause in the middle of th
IronPigs use four pitchers to hold off Buffalo, 4-3
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
an outstanding closer chooses to exercise an opt-out clause in the middle of the season. Lehigh Valley IronPigs manager Dave Brundage is apparently not one of those managers. Severino Gonzalez, Frank Herrmann and James Russell combined for two... Read more
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13d
The Morning Call
IronPigs manager stays calm over loss of closerBut what are the IronPigs to do? Manager Dave Brundage did not seem to be in p
IronPigs manager stays calm over loss of closer
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
But what are the IronPigs to do? Manager Dave Brundage did not seem to be in panic mode after he walked off the field after batting practice for Saturday night's game against the Buffalo Bisons. Why? He has at least two former — and hopefully,... Read more
13d
Times News
What will the Phils do with Knapp?or Rupp? And if they do deal one of the two catchers, who comes up to take his
What will the Phils do with Knapp?
Times News / Posted 13 days ago
or Rupp? And if they do deal one of the two catchers, who comes up to take his place? Just two weeks ago, IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said that he didn’t think Knapp was ready to make the jump to Philadelphia. There really aren’t any other... Read more
14d
The Morning Call
Thompson, Lehigh Valley offense stay hotrun since June 23, 2015, in his first game off the disabled list. "We put it a
Thompson, Lehigh Valley offense stay hot
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
run since June 23, 2015, in his first game off the disabled list. "We put it all together tonight," Lehigh Valley manager Dave Brundage said. "The offense scored early and often and Thompson did exactly what you're supposed to do with a lead. He... Read more
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15d
The Morning Call
Morgan back in search of his mechanics, confidencesigned with the Royals and was to report to Triple-A Omaha. "[Mujica] defined
Morgan back in search of his mechanics, confidence
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
signed with the Royals and was to report to Triple-A Omaha. "[Mujica] defined that closer's role," IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said. "He was very good at it. He was a veteran presence. He was a big reason why we are having success. "He... Read more
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Philly.com
The Phillies start the second half with plenty of questionsyounger than him. The Phillies want to see more discipline at the plate. Despit
The Phillies start the second half with plenty of questions
Philly.com / Posted 16 days ago
younger than him. The Phillies want to see more discipline at the plate. Despite recent benchings by IronPigs manager Dave Brundage, there is no great concern from the front office about Williams' work ethic. Thompson, 22, has allowed four... Read more
20d
The Morning Call
For the love of the game, and little moneypitcher Zack Greinke is making $34,416,667 in 2016. "I put my time in througho
For the love of the game, and little money
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
pitcher Zack Greinke is making $34,416,667 in 2016. "I put my time in throughout the minor leagues," said IronPigs manager Dave Brundage, who is in his 19th year as a minor league manager after a decade as a player. "It [now] pays for my living,... Read more
21d
Philly.com
Andrew Knapp's goal is to be the Phillies' catcherjust needs to catch. From a defensive standpoint, I think he has improved from
Andrew Knapp's goal is to be the Phillies' catcher
Philly.com / Posted 21 days ago
just needs to catch. From a defensive standpoint, I think he has improved from day one," Lehigh Valley manager Dave Brundage said. "He is not a finished product, but at the same time he certainly works at his craft on a daily... Read more
22d
The Morning Call
Stumpf bittersweet as his Phils return approachesIn the fifth, Cam Perkins and Brock Stassi became the third pair of IronPigs th
Stumpf bittersweet as his Phils return approaches
The Morning Call / Posted 22 days ago
In the fifth, Cam Perkins and Brock Stassi became the third pair of IronPigs this year to hit back-to-back homers. Manager Dave Brundage will take his three vacation days during this weekend's Buffalo series leading up to the Triple-A All-Star... Read more
22d
Philly.com
How Phillies prospect Jake Thompson regained top formcalled up to the Phillies from triple A. "He's gaining this experience and hav
How Phillies prospect Jake Thompson regained top form
Philly.com / Posted 22 days ago
called up to the Phillies from triple A. "He's gaining this experience and having a lot of success," IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said. "Obviously opening eyes here and opening eyes in Philadelphia." In that May 31 start against Norfolk,... Read more
23d
The Morning Call
Phillies pitcher Bailey working his way back … againThompson pitched at least six innings. "He's certainly pitching with all the c
Phillies pitcher Bailey working his way back … again
The Morning Call / Posted 23 days ago
Thompson pitched at least six innings. "He's certainly pitching with all the confidence in the world," IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said. "Overall, he's been as good as anyone in this level his last seven outings." J.P. Crawford had three... Read more
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23d
The Express-Times
How Jake Thompson's dominant run has put him next in line for Philliesshrunk to 2.58. "Its mechanical, it's getting your feet wet here at this level
How Jake Thompson's dominant run has put him next in line for Phillies
The Express-Times / Posted 23 days ago
shrunk to 2.58. "Its mechanical, it's getting your feet wet here at this level, it's pitching with confidence," manager Dave Brundage said. "He's pitching us deep in the game. The last seven outings in a row, he's given us at least six innings.... Read more
26d
The Morning Call
Another walk-off winner for Williams, IronPigstrying to line our starters up to get them an extra day leading up to the All-S
Another walk-off winner for Williams, IronPigs
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
trying to line our starters up to get them an extra day leading up to the All-Star break," IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said. "Backing everybody up a day. And the bullpen hadn't thrown that much of late." There are other... Read more
27d
The Morning Call
IronPigs shortstop J.P. Crawford shakes off doubt, hitting slumpfrom putting more balls in play regularly. Since June 18, Crawford's average ro
IronPigs shortstop J.P. Crawford shakes off doubt, hitting slump
The Morning Call / Posted 27 days ago
from putting more balls in play regularly. Since June 18, Crawford's average rose from .190 to .243. IronPigs manager Dave Brundage pointed to a combination of factors for Crawford's recent success, including the type of pitches he'd been... Read more
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27d
The Morning Call
Veteran bullpen at heart of IronPigs' successof who is shuffled into the Lehigh Valley bullpen, they have been solid. That h
Veteran bullpen at heart of IronPigs' success
The Morning Call / Posted 27 days ago
of who is shuffled into the Lehigh Valley bullpen, they have been solid. That has made for less stress for manager Dave Brundage and pitching coach Dave Lundquist. "We haven't had these types of decisions in the past," said Brundage, in... Read more
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28d
The Express-Times
Glimpse of the future? Williams, Crawford, Thompson shine for IronPigsnot gone deep in 85 at-bats dating back to June 5. "Nick comes through with a
Glimpse of the future? Williams, Crawford, Thompson shine for IronPigs
The Express-Times / Posted 28 days ago
not gone deep in 85 at-bats dating back to June 5. "Nick comes through with a big hit for us in a big situation," manager Dave Brundage said. Thompson has been rock solid over his previous six starts now, allowing just four earned runs over his... Read more
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28d
The Morning Call
Top three prospects playing well at same timelast six starts, he is 3-0 with a 0.85 ERA and 1.00 WHIP. "Thompson's been thr
Top three prospects playing well at same time
The Morning Call / Posted 28 days ago
last six starts, he is 3-0 with a 0.85 ERA and 1.00 WHIP. "Thompson's been throwing the ball well," IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said. "Early on, he was trying to find his rhythm a bit, threw maybe a few more pitches than he had to. "Once... Read more
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30d
The Morning Call
Columbus completes dominance of Lehigh Valleytop 88 mph with any of his 35 pitches. "I'm no doctor, but I knew something ha
Columbus completes dominance of Lehigh Valley
The Morning Call / Posted 30 days ago
top 88 mph with any of his 35 pitches. "I'm no doctor, but I knew something had to be bothering him," IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said. "To be where his stuff had dropped off his last couple outings, significantly, I had a hard time... Read more
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30d
The Express-Times
IronPigs pitcher Mark Appel out for year after elbow surgeryHe will miss the rest of the season recovering. "Not that I'm a doctor, but so
IronPigs pitcher Mark Appel out for year after elbow surgery
The Express-Times / Posted 30 days ago
He will miss the rest of the season recovering. "Not that I'm a doctor, but something had to be bothering him," manager Dave Brundage said. "Something had to be there. His stuff had dropped off the last couple outings significantly. I had a hard... Read more
30d
The Express-Times
Trio of IronPigs picked to play in Triple-A All-Star GameCam Perkins and catcher Andrew Knapp were working a youth baseball camp at Coca
Trio of IronPigs picked to play in Triple-A All-Star Game
The Express-Times / Posted 30 days ago
Cam Perkins and catcher Andrew Knapp were working a youth baseball camp at Coca-Cola Park Wednesday morning when manager Dave Brundage delivered a message to the campers. "I told them they better pay attention a little bit more," Brundage said,... Read more
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30d
The Morning Call
Frustrating end to frustrating season for Phillies prospect Mark Appeltop 88 mph with any of his 35 pitches. "I'm no doctor, but I knew something ha
Frustrating end to frustrating season for Phillies prospect Mark Appel
The Morning Call / Posted 30 days ago
top 88 mph with any of his 35 pitches. "I'm no doctor, but I knew something had to be bothering him," IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said. "To be where his stuff had dropped off his last couple outings, significantly, I had a hard time... Read more
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The Morning Call
Hunter, teammates working to help Williamscontest. It was Williams' fourth obvious instance of immaturity — and third be
Hunter, teammates working to help Williams
The Morning Call / Posted a month ago
contest. It was Williams' fourth obvious instance of immaturity — and third benching — since May 3. IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said the two have talked about it. It's not clear whether Williams will be back in the lineup Wednesday... Read more
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The Express-Times
Why IronPigs' Nick Williams was benched for the second time in 2 weeksthe ground out, which was followed by a helmet toss in the dugout, and said tha
Why IronPigs' Nick Williams was benched for the second time in 2 weeks
The Express-Times / Posted a month ago
the ground out, which was followed by a helmet toss in the dugout, and said that he got no explanation from manager Dave Brundage for why he was removed. Tuesday, Brundage said that wasn't necessarily the case. "That's not entirely true,... Read more
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The Morning Call
June 28, 2016IronPigs' Darin Ruf (28) low fives IronPigs manager Dave Brundage as he rounds
June 28, 2016
The Morning Call / Posted 1 months ago
IronPigs' Darin Ruf (28) low fives IronPigs manager Dave Brundage as he rounds third base after hitting a home run. The Lehigh Valley IronPigs played the Columbus Clippers at Coca-Cola Park in Allentown on Monday night. IronPigs' Darin Ruf (28) low... Read more
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The Express-Times
Nick Williams frustrated again after being pulled from IronPigs gameand slow getting back to the dugout, where he tossed his helmet down the tunnel
Nick Williams frustrated again after being pulled from IronPigs game
The Express-Times / Posted 1 months ago
and slow getting back to the dugout, where he tossed his helmet down the tunnel towards the clubhouse. IronPigs manager Dave Brundage then inserted Carlos Alonso into the game in his spot and Williams headed to the clubhouse. Asked if there was... Read more

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