Sheffield ready to take on new role

Sheffield ready to take on new role

Justus Sheffield got a call on his day off Monday. The RailRiders talented young southpaw wouldn’t be making his scheduled start Tuesday at Buffalo. He was moving to the bullpen instead — orders from New York and a Yankees team that is trying to figure out how...
King on the hill

King on the hill

A couple things on Michael King’s resume stood out before RailRiders fans got their first look at him Sunday. He gets ground balls, he’s a quick mover and he’s put up some of the best numbers in the Yankees organization this season. At High-A Tampa:...
Lail takes moment to evaluate career

Lail takes moment to evaluate career

ROCHESTER — Brady Lail said he wasn’t expecting it, but then again, no player who spent parts of four seasons at Triple-A would ever really expect to be sent down. Especially after the way this year started, too. Lail shifted out of the rotation and into...
Domingo German on DL with ulnar neuritis

Domingo German on DL with ulnar neuritis

After exiting his Thursday start one pitch into the second inning, Domingo German was placed on the seven-day disabled list Friday with ulnar neuritis, RailRiders manager Bobby Mitchell said. Mitchell sounded worried about the injury after Thursday’s game, but...
Q+A with Mason Williams

Q+A with Mason Williams

Mason Williams gave RailRiders fans a quick reminder of what he can do in Louisville’s first game against SWB this series. In the sixth inning, the former Yankees top prospect ran down a tailing line drive off Bruce Caldwell’s bat, using a full-extension...