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The Express-Times
How many different bizarre ways can you win a baseball game?deep shortstop and just beat the throw as he dove head-first into first base.
How many different bizarre ways can you win a baseball game?
The Express-Times / Posted 3 days ago
deep shortstop and just beat the throw as he dove head-first into first base. "It says a lot about his character," manager Dave Brundage said. "He wants it. He's diving into first base — not something we teach — but it's the will to win. He does it... Read more
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The Morning Call
Crawford rejoins friends, mates, ready to keep winningmore walks (191) than strikeouts (185) in his minor league career. "He's had m
Crawford rejoins friends, mates, ready to keep winning
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
more walks (191) than strikeouts (185) in his minor league career. "He's had more comfortable at-bats," IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said of Crawford's most recent series for Reading. "[Reading manager] Dusty [Wathan] and [Phillies director of... Read more
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3d
The Morning Call
Error gives IronPigs another improbable win10, 2013. They have won four in a row and eight of their last nine. "It's an o
Error gives IronPigs another improbable win
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
10, 2013. They have won four in a row and eight of their last nine. "It's an odd way to win a ballgame," IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said. "One way, you feel bad for the young man out there in right field. But I'll take them any way they want... Read more
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3d
The Express-Times
No. 1 prospect J.P. Crawford joins IronPigs, a step away from Philliesrelayed the news to his family. His dad told him not to stop there. "Don't be
No. 1 prospect J.P. Crawford joins IronPigs, a step away from Phillies
The Express-Times / Posted 3 days ago
relayed the news to his family. His dad told him not to stop there. "Don't be thrilled yet," he said. IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said the Phillies organization had been talking about promoting Crawford for the last 10 days, but were waiting... Read more
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4d
The Morning Call
Featherston, Buchanan continue to shine for IronPigsand arm — at third, short and second. "Featherston has good range and an abili
Featherston, Buchanan continue to shine for IronPigs
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
and arm — at third, short and second. "Featherston has good range and an ability to make a great play," IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said. "He made two great plays up the middle [Tuesday] night. "He's probably made 10 great plays." Those two... Read more
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5d
The Morning Call
IronPigs Carlos Alonso, Zach Eflin do their homework, help L.V. beat Syracuse(6 for 48) against him. "The ability to command the baseball, that's a sign of
IronPigs Carlos Alonso, Zach Eflin do their homework, help L.V. beat Syracuse
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
(6 for 48) against him. "The ability to command the baseball, that's a sign of big leaguer pitchers," IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said. "Guys make a lot of money consistently throwing strikes to both sides of the plate." Opponents are... Read more
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6d
The Morning Call
Intentional walk wild pitch propels IronPigs to victoryLos Santos sailed the pitch to the backstop, allowing Sweeney (2-for-2, 2 runs,
Intentional walk wild pitch propels IronPigs to victory
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
Los Santos sailed the pitch to the backstop, allowing Sweeney (2-for-2, 2 runs, walk, RBI) to score. Said IronPigs manager Dave Brundage: "Darnell was talking to the third base coach and I hollered for him to pay attention. I held up four to show... Read more
10d
Times News
Lehigh Valley’s Appel has had struggles in the stretchstart of trouble for the young pitcher. “He was on fire going out of the wind
Lehigh Valley’s Appel has had struggles in the stretch
Times News / Posted 10 days ago
start of trouble for the young pitcher. “He was on fire going out of the wind up, and then everything changed,” manager Dave Brundage said. “His mound presence changed and so did his command of the baseball.” Appel lost his control in walking... Read more
16d
The Morning Call
Hunter hoping to earn another trip to Phillyattitude has not gone unnoticed since his demotion. "I like the way he goes ab
Hunter hoping to earn another trip to Philly
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
attitude has not gone unnoticed since his demotion. "I like the way he goes about his work," IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said. "With the team aspect, he's all in. He'll do whatever he can to win a ballgame. "That's a great... Read more
17d
The Morning Call
Asher stays hot, cools RailRiders batsfirst inning, Asher retired 18 of the last 20 RailRiders he faced. "I thought
Asher stays hot, cools RailRiders bats
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
first inning, Asher retired 18 of the last 20 RailRiders he faced. "I thought he did a good job getting it back," manager Dave Brundage said. "He quickened up his pace. It was noticeable. "Asher kind of set the tone after the second inning." The... Read more
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The Express-Times
Could Tommy Joseph be the next IronPig called up to the Phillies?he was injured in his 20th game; 2014 his 21st game; and 2015 his 20th game. "
Could Tommy Joseph be the next IronPig called up to the Phillies?
The Express-Times / Posted 17 days ago
he was injured in his 20th game; 2014 his 21st game; and 2015 his 20th game. "He looks completely different," manager Dave Brundage said. "He's got a revamped swing, it's a lot shorter and quicker, and confidence is everything. He's hitting... Read more
18d
The Morning Call
Railriders blast their way to 10-1 win over the IronPigsRBI double by Nick Swisher, and two walks. "Things kind of went downhill once
Railriders blast their way to 10-1 win over the IronPigs
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
RBI double by Nick Swisher, and two walks. "Things kind of went downhill once he went into the stretch," IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said. "He didn't look as sharp. He looked a little unsure of himself. His mound presence kind of changed and so... Read more
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18d
The Express-Times
How an IronPigs first baseman struck out former Yankees star Nick SwisherThis is the story of how a first baseman struck out Nick Swisher. Lehigh Valle
How an IronPigs first baseman struck out former Yankees star Nick Swisher
The Express-Times / Posted 18 days ago
This is the story of how a first baseman struck out Nick Swisher. Lehigh Valley IronPigs manager Dave Brundage came to Brock Stassi in the dugout in the seventh inning of Thursday night's game at Coca-Cola Park. The IronPigs were trailing... Read more
19d
The Express-Times
Why Zach Eflin was scratched from his IronPigs start Wednesdaydelay, Reinier Roibal made a spot start instead in the IronPigs' 7-2 loss. "It
Why Zach Eflin was scratched from his IronPigs start Wednesday
The Express-Times / Posted 19 days ago
delay, Reinier Roibal made a spot start instead in the IronPigs' 7-2 loss. "It was just too long for (Eflin)," manager Dave Brundage said. "He was hot and ready, just like you're ready to pitch a ballgame. It was disappointing that we even made... Read more
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The Morning Call
Fast start has given Joseph new lease on lifeseason. "I'm pleasantly surprised with what he's done just from what I've seen
Fast start has given Joseph new lease on life
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
season. "I'm pleasantly surprised with what he's done just from what I've seen the last couple of years," IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said. "He's more focused and able to concentrate more on his hitting. "From a catching standpoint, [that] took... Read more
21d
The Morning Call
Defense falters in latest loss to PawtucketIronPigs, meanwhile, are 4-7 in all games played at home in 2016. "Sloppy game
Defense falters in latest loss to Pawtucket
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
IronPigs, meanwhile, are 4-7 in all games played at home in 2016. "Sloppy game defensively," IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said. "I thought [David] Buchanan was throwing the ball well, mixing his pitches. Then he started getting balls... Read more
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23d
The Express-Times
Why ex-Phillie Domonic Brown loved getting booed in return to Allentowndon't feel like that, they (the Phillies) felt like that, which is fine," he sa
Why ex-Phillie Domonic Brown loved getting booed in return to Allentown
The Express-Times / Posted 23 days ago
don't feel like that, they (the Phillies) felt like that, which is fine," he said. "That's cool too." IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said he understands the business, but hopes Brown can take advantage of playing on a new team. "I enjoyed... Read more
23d
The Express-Times
'That was special:' Asher takes history into 9th in IronPigs gamehe'll learn from it, but I don't believe he shook off Knapp the entire outing a
'That was special:' Asher takes history into 9th in IronPigs game
The Express-Times / Posted 23 days ago
he'll learn from it, but I don't believe he shook off Knapp the entire outing and shook him off (that pitch)," manager Dave Brundage said. IronPigs host Miracle League game They could still smile about it 30 minutes later, because after... Read more
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23d
The Morning Call
Alec Asher has performance to remember in return to IronPigsback to the mound for the second out before doing something he had not done all
Alec Asher has performance to remember in return to IronPigs
The Morning Call / Posted 23 days ago
back to the mound for the second out before doing something he had not done all night, according to IronPigs manager Dave Brundage. "It was pretty ironic, and maybe he'll learn from it, but I don't believe he shook off [IronPigs catcher... Read more
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23d
The Morning Call
It took time, but IronPigs reliever Mujica has come to grips with life in minorsthis season, Mujica has an International League-leading six saves. "He said, '
It took time, but IronPigs reliever Mujica has come to grips with life in minors
The Morning Call / Posted 23 days ago
this season, Mujica has an International League-leading six saves. "He said, 'I couldn't get a feel,'" IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said. "'The ball felt real big in my hand. The seams are bigger.'" Minor league baseballs have bigger, looser... Read more
23d
The Express-Times
IronPigs host annual Miracle League game at Coca-Cola Park (PHOTOS/VIDEO)catcher J.P. Arencibia helped some with swings, outfielder Cam Perkins held dow
IronPigs host annual Miracle League game at Coca-Cola Park (PHOTOS/VIDEO)
The Express-Times / Posted 23 days ago
catcher J.P. Arencibia helped some with swings, outfielder Cam Perkins held down first base, and manager Dave Brundage and infielder Angelys Nina split up the pitching. The rest of the team spread out into the field and on the... Read more
24d
The Morning Call
Williams stops thinking, starts playing … againability and a good amount of confidence. "I'm sure there will be more peaks an
Williams stops thinking, starts playing … again
The Morning Call / Posted 24 days ago
ability and a good amount of confidence. "I'm sure there will be more peaks and valleys along the way," IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said. "It's just the nature of younger players with less experience. "It was weighing on him a little bit and... Read more
24d
The Express-Times
'You're not better than me, bring it:' The mindset of top prospect Nick Williamsbut he knew he hit it hard. I'm back, he thought. "I'm sure there will be more
'You're not better than me, bring it:' The mindset of top prospect Nick Williams
The Express-Times / Posted 24 days ago
but he knew he hit it hard. I'm back, he thought. "I'm sure there will be more peaks and valleys along the way," manager Dave Brundage said. "It was weighing on him a little bit and he started getting frustrated, you could see. It's what a couple... Read more
24d
The Morning Call
Joseph, Mujica, Asher hot as IronPigs start homestandRBIs on the trip. "Tommy's swinging the bat the best I've seen him since he's
Joseph, Mujica, Asher hot as IronPigs start homestand
The Morning Call / Posted 24 days ago
RBIs on the trip. "Tommy's swinging the bat the best I've seen him since he's been here at Triple-A," IronPigs manager Dave Brundage said. "I know I haven't seen him at Double-A or A-ball or wherever, but his swing is noticeably quicker. It's... Read more
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Times News
Lehigh Valley’s Eflin is off to fast start this seasonat Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, his current streak sits at 11. “It’s a lot of fun to
Lehigh Valley’s Eflin is off to fast start this season
Times News / Posted 24 days ago
at Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, his current streak sits at 11. “It’s a lot of fun to watch him command the baseball,” LV manager Dave Brundage said after Eflin’s last home start against Rochester. “He didn’t miss a lot of spots, he changed speeds, he... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
SWB RAILRIDERS APRIL 27 GAME REPORT: Lehigh Valley 2, RailRiders 0home plate umpire Jeremie Rehak after getting called out on strikes to start th
SWB RAILRIDERS APRIL 27 GAME REPORT: Lehigh Valley 2, RailRiders 0
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
home plate umpire Jeremie Rehak after getting called out on strikes to start the sixth inning. After the ejection, manager Dave Brundage had some words with Rehak and while that was going on, Jackson tossed some baseball bats out of the IronPigs’... Read more
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