Yankees call up Mike Ford

Yankees call up Mike Ford

The New York Yankees added another starter to the injured list Tuesday and it opened the door for a longtime farmhand to get the call. RailRiders first baseman Mike Ford was promoted to New York after Greg Bird went down with a left plantar fascia tear. To make room...
Chance Adams really wanted that at-bat

Chance Adams really wanted that at-bat

Chance Adams looked the part on the on-deck circle Thursday night. Timed up the pitcher, threw a doughnut on his bat to take some swings — without batting gloves — and interacted with some fans nearby. “This is your moment, Chance!” — fan in the crowd....
AOW EXTRAS: Jake Hodorovich

AOW EXTRAS: Jake Hodorovich

The Lakeland senior struck out 12 in five innings of a combined no-hitter against Mid Valley. Age: 19 Family: father, John; mother, Deborah; sister, Abby Favorite sports team: New York Yankees and for football wise, Dallas Cowboys. Athletes you admire: I’m going to go...