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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Hague, Francis shut down RailRidersMatt Hague showed Scranton/Wilkes-Barre why he’s a legitimate candidate to take
Hague, Francis shut down RailRiders
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Matt Hague showed Scranton/Wilkes-Barre why he’s a legitimate candidate to take home the International League Most Valuable Player award, while Jeff Francis made sure the RailRiders offense never got going. And they did it in very quick... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Bisons waste no time in beating RailRaidersA beautiful outing from Jeff Francis and a rare display of power gave the Buffa
Bisons waste no time in beating RailRaiders
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
A beautiful outing from Jeff Francis and a rare display of power gave the Buffalo Bisons a 3-1 win over the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders at Coca-Cola Field Saturday. Francis threw eight innings of two-hit baseball. He faced one over the minimum... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
SWB RAILRIDERS SCOUTING REPORT: Buffalo BisonsSCOUTING REPORT RailRiders at Buffalo Pitching probables Tonight: RailRiders
SWB RAILRIDERS SCOUTING REPORT: Buffalo Bisons
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
SCOUTING REPORT RailRiders at Buffalo Pitching probables Tonight: RailRiders LHP Eric Wooten (2-5, 5.05) vs. Buffalo LHP Jeff Francis (5-3, 2.46), 7:05 p.m. Sunday: RailRiders LHP Chris Capuano (1-1, 1.93) vs. Buffalo RHP Chad Jenkins (8-4,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
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The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
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The Buffalo News
Herd’s rally against PawSox comes up shortThe Buffalo Bisons launched a dramatic late-game rally, but it fell short at Co
Herd’s rally against PawSox comes up short
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
The Buffalo Bisons launched a dramatic late-game rally, but it fell short at Coca-Cola Field on Friday night. The Herd scored four runs in the eighth, but went down in order in the ninth and dropped a 7-6 decision to the Pawtucket Red Sox. It was... Read more
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The Morning Call
Erik Kratz, Tyler Henson get good enough swings for Lehigh Valley IronPigsWith several lronPigs scuffling at the plate, the last pitcher they needed to s
Erik Kratz, Tyler Henson get good enough swings for Lehigh Valley IronPigs
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
With several lronPigs scuffling at the plate, the last pitcher they needed to see was Buffalo's Jeff Francis. Francis, who won a career-high 17 games during the Colorado Rockies' 2007 run to the World Series, throws slow and slower. The left-hander... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Hague returns but Bisons loseThe Buffalo Bisons’ top hitter is back in the fold. Matt Hague’s return wasn’t
Hague returns but Bisons lose
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
The Buffalo Bisons’ top hitter is back in the fold. Matt Hague’s return wasn’t enough to help the Bisons snap a slump as they lost for the sixth time in seven games, dropping a 7-4 decision to Lehigh Valley in Allentown, Pa. Hague, who was called... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Bisons set modern mark for shutoutsAnother day, another struggle at the plate for the Buffalo Bisons. The Herd ma
Bisons set modern mark for shutouts
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
Another day, another struggle at the plate for the Buffalo Bisons. The Herd managed just two hits Sunday in a 3-0 loss to the Syracuse Chiefs at Coca-Cola Field. Syracuse starter Paolo Espino (6-6) pitched seven innings, giving up one hit with two... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Bisons rally falls short against RochesterThe first inning was costly for the Buffalo Bisons on Tuesday night. Rochester
Bisons rally falls short against Rochester
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
The first inning was costly for the Buffalo Bisons on Tuesday night. Rochester took a 4-0 lead and the Red Wings held on for a 6-5 win over the Herd at Frontier Field in Rochester. Jeff Francis was tagged for all six runs in four innings. The... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Newest Bison helps Herd earn a splitOn his first day as a Buffalo Bison, Chris Heisey hit a walk-off home run with
Newest Bison helps Herd earn a split
The Buffalo News / Posted 17 days ago
On his first day as a Buffalo Bison, Chris Heisey hit a walk-off home run with two outs in the seventh to give the Herd a 2-1 win over Rochester in the second game of a doubleheader at Coca-Cola Field on Thursday afternoon. The Bisons dropped the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Bisons hold off Red Wings in ninthThe Buffalo Bisons took a 6-1 lead into the ninth and nearly gave away the ball
Bisons hold off Red Wings in ninth
The Buffalo News / Posted 18 days ago
The Buffalo Bisons took a 6-1 lead into the ninth and nearly gave away the ballame, but survived for a 6-5 win over Rochester at Coca-Cola Field Wednesday night, taking a one-game lead over the Red Wings for second place in the North Division of the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
After rainout, Bisons face busy scheduleIt’s going to be a busy next three days at Coca-Cola Field. The Buffalo Bisons
After rainout, Bisons face busy schedule
The Buffalo News / Posted 20 days ago
It’s going to be a busy next three days at Coca-Cola Field. The Buffalo Bisons’ Monday night game’s cancelation against Rochester will be made up on Thursday as a part of a doubleheader. Why all the way to Thursday? There is a previously scheduled... Read more
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Denver Post
Peek down pipeline looks promising for Colorado RockiesThe Rockies' franchise-altering trade of Troy Tulowitzki teetered them toward w
Peek down pipeline looks promising for Colorado Rockies
Denver Post / Posted 22 days ago
The Rockies' franchise-altering trade of Troy Tulowitzki teetered them toward waiting. The Rockies sacrificed an all-star shortstop meant to lead them to the post- season in favor of setting up what they hope is a better future. In the wake of... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
Braves steal extra-inning win from BuffaloLAWRENCEVILLE — When the umpire singled safe, Christian Bethancourt went from r
Braves steal extra-inning win from Buffalo
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 22 days ago
LAWRENCEVILLE — When the umpire singled safe, Christian Bethancourt went from running around the bases to running toward the outfield. The Gwinnett Braves catcher drove in Eric Young Jr. from second base in the bottom of the 10th to give Gwinnett a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Gwinnett tops Bisons for 11th straight timeJeff Francis gave up two runs, a rarity this season, but was left with another
Gwinnett tops Bisons for 11th straight time
The Buffalo News / Posted 22 days ago
Jeff Francis gave up two runs, a rarity this season, but was left with another no-decision Saturday night as the Gwinnett Braves extended their mastery over the Buffalo Bisons, 6-5, in 10 innings in Lawrenceville, Ga. Gwinnett has won 11 straight... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
Hunter homers, Gwinnett Braves turn triple play in victoryChristian Bethancourt follows through on a swing during the Gwinnett Braves’ 5-
Hunter homers, Gwinnett Braves turn triple play in victory
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 23 days ago
Christian Bethancourt follows through on a swing during the Gwinnett Braves’ 5-3 win over the Buffalo Bisons Friday night at Coolray Field. (Photo: Taylor Botta/Gwinnett Braves) LAWRENCEVILLE – The Gwinnett Braves have the least homers of any AAA... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Offense, Wolf team up for Herd victoryA quick start for the offense and a beautiful performance from Randy Wolf came
Offense, Wolf team up for Herd victory
The Buffalo News / Posted 24 days ago
A quick start for the offense and a beautiful performance from Randy Wolf came together for the Buffalo Bisons in a 9-2 win over the Charlotte Knights at BB&T Ballpark in Charlotte, N.C., on Thursday night. The Herd took a 3-0 lead in the first... Read more
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Denver Post
Have the Rockies changed their pitching development strategy?Denver Post sports writer Patrick Saunders posts his Rockies Mailbag every othe
Have the Rockies changed their pitching development strategy?
Denver Post / Posted 25 days ago
Denver Post sports writer Patrick Saunders posts his Rockies Mailbag every other week on Tuesdays. Why would the Rockies trade the best shortstop in the game for the most over-paid shortstop in the game? I was hearing the Rockies wanted to dump Troy... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Canada golden at Pan AmsRick Kupchuk Black Press With local players pitching, Canada upset the United
Canada golden at Pan Ams
Surrey Leader / Posted 26 days ago
Rick Kupchuk Black Press With local players pitching, Canada upset the United States in gold-medal games in both the men’s baseball and women’s softball tournaments at the Pan-American Games which concluded last weekend in Toronto. Sara... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Bisons let work by Francis go to wasteIt was a typical Jeff Francis outing. He pitched seven shutout innings. He sca
Bisons let work by Francis go to waste
The Buffalo News / Posted 28 days ago
It was a typical Jeff Francis outing. He pitched seven shutout innings. He scattered hits and made key pitches in key situations to get out of a few tricky spots. He gave his team a chance to win. They didn’t, of course. The Buffalo Bisons let... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Canada golden at Pan AmsRick Kupchuk Black Press With local players pitching, Canada upset the United
Canada golden at Pan Ams
Peace Arch News / Posted a month ago
Rick Kupchuk Black Press With local players pitching, Canada upset the United States in gold-medal games in both the men’s baseball and women’s softball tournaments at the Pan-American Games which concluded last weekend in Toronto. Sara... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Thoughts on Blue Jays' trade for David PriceTORONTO – Quick thoughts on the Toronto Blue Jays’ second blockbuster of the we
Thoughts on Blue Jays' trade for David Price
Sportsnet.ca / Posted a month ago
TORONTO – Quick thoughts on the Toronto Blue Jays’ second blockbuster of the week, reaching agreement on a deal for ace lefty David Price with prospects Daniel Norris, Matt Boyd and Jairo Labourt heading to the Detroit Tigers. • Making this type of... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Price makes Blue Jays a top-three AL teamTORONTO — The Blue Jays have thrown down. Two days after acquiring Troy Tulowi
Price makes Blue Jays a top-three AL team
Sportsnet.ca / Posted a month ago
TORONTO — The Blue Jays have thrown down. Two days after acquiring Troy Tulowitzki in a six-player deal, the Jays went out and pulled in the biggest fish on the trade-deadline market, hauling in former Cy Young Award winner David Price from the... Read more
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