RailRiders: Notes from a dominant Game 2

RailRiders: Notes from a dominant Game 2

Now, first to two wins, wins. The RailRiders walked out of Durham with a split in the first two games of the best-of-five Governors’ Cup championship series after Domingo German’s dominant seven innings in Game 2. The next three games are back at PNC...
Notes from a Game 1 loss

Notes from a Game 1 loss

Safe to say, that’s not how the RailRiders wanted to start the Governors’ Cup championship series. Ryan Yarbrough and Durham blanked SWB, 6-0, in the first game of the best-of-five series Tuesday at Durham Bulls Athletic Park. The RailRiders had only three...
The Kings in the IL North

The Kings in the IL North

The RailRiders are International League North Division champions again. For the third straight season, and ninth time in the last 12 years, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre won its division. A run like that is pretty much unheard of. Here are some videos and photos of Monday...
Pregame notes: Castro, Higashioka arrive

Pregame notes: Castro, Higashioka arrive

Funny how good a minor league lineup looks when you add a couple big leaguers to the mix: RailRiders vs. Durham, Aug. 18 Jake Cave, center field Starlin Castro, designated hitter Greg Bird, first base Miguel Andujar, third base Billy McKinney, right field Kyle...
Cooper’s midseason journey reaches SWB

Cooper’s midseason journey reaches SWB

Colorado Springs, Colorado; to Round Rock, Texas; to Tacoma, Washington; back to Colorado Springs. Then onto Boston, Minneapolis, Seattle, the Bronx and, now, Moosic. Milwaukee to New York. It’s been a busy month for Garrett Cooper. The Yankees acquired Cooper...