Monthly Archives: November 2010

Nine Former Stone Crabs Eligible for Rule 5 Draft

The Rule 5 draft occurs next week during the annual Winter Meetings. While Nevin Ashley, Alex Cobb and Dane De La Rosa were protected from the draft, nine former Stone Crabs were left eligible for the draft and at risk … Continue reading

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Weekly Site Update

The site has been open for about a week now. While it has been quiet in the world of baseball, I have been busy working on new additions to the site to get it ready for opening day. I have … Continue reading

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Matt Moore Selected as Topps Class A All-Star Pitcher

Matt Moore was chosen for the Topps Class A All-Star Team. His effort on the mound this season for the Stone Crabs led him to the nomination. Matt led the minors with 208 strikeouts and averaged 12.94 strikeouts a game. … Continue reading

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Stone Crabs Release 2011 Schedule

The Stone Crabs officially released the 2011 schedule this week. They kick off the season at home on Thursday April 7 against Bradenton as they look to win the South Division for the third consecutive season. The game times for … Continue reading

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Three Former Stone Crabs Added to 40-man Roster

With the Rule 5 Draft approaching, former Stone Crabs Nevin Ashley, Alex Cobb and Dane De La Rosa were added to the Rays 40-man roster. The corresponding moves will protect the trio from the draft. Ashley was the main catcher … Continue reading

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Former Stone Crab Downs Signed by Florida Marlins

Former Stone Crabs pitcher Darin Downs was signed by the Florida Marlins organization. Downs was a member of the 2009 Stone Crabs squad and was 12-4 with a 2.00 ERA and 111 strikeouts before being promoted to AA Montgomery. Downs … Continue reading

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Welcome to Claw Digest

Welcome to the Claw Digest, the newest spot on the web for news and information from the Charlotte Stone Crabs. The site is currently under construction and will be 100% functioning by opening day. For the past two seasons, I … Continue reading

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