Monthly Archives: April 2011

Stone Crabs Rally in Ninth for Walk-Off Win Against Fort Myers

Stone Crabs rallied from a three run deficit to pick up a 5-4 walk-off win against the Fort Myers Miracle on Saturday night at Charlotte Sports Park. 6,471 fans packed the park anticipating a post game fireworks show but were … Continue reading

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Former Stone Crab Cobb Called Up to Rays

Former Stone Crab Alex Cobb was called up to the Tampa Bay Rays to start Sunday’s game against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. Cobb is 3-0 with a 2.05 ERA and 29 strikeouts through 4 starts this season. Cobb … Continue reading

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New Feature Added to Claw Digest

In addition to following on Facebook or Twitter, I have now added a follow by e-mail feature to the site. On the right sidebar, there is a button to subscribe to receive an e-mail notification each time a new story … Continue reading

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Espinosa Promoted to Montgomery

Sergio Espinosa has been promoted to Double-A Montgomery today. Espinosa joins the Biscuits to fill the vacancy left by the promotion of Ryan Reid. The lefty appeared in six games this season for the Stone Crabs and has a 4.50 … Continue reading

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Series Preview: Fort Myers Miracle

The Stone Crabs continue the homestand with a three game series against the Fort Myers Miracle starting Saturday night. The Stone Crabs are 1-2 so far on the season against the Miracle but have outscored them 23-21. The Stone Crabs … Continue reading

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Stone Crabs Beat Jupiter to Avoid Sweep

The Stone Crabs avoided the sweep by defeating the Jupiter Hammerheads 1-0 on Friday night at Charlotte Sports Park. Alex Colome was lights out for the Stone Crabs, pitching 7 scoreless innings with 10 strikeouts. The lone run of the … Continue reading

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Correction on Thompson Injury

Correction to the DL piece on Jake Thompson that ran yesterday on Claw Digest. Originally MiLB reported Thompson being placed on the 7-day Disabled List with an ACL tear. That information is inaccurate. Thompson was placed on the disabled list … Continue reading

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Stone Crab Fall to Hammerheads 4-3

The Stone Crabs struggle continues as they lost a close game to the Jupiter Hammerheads 4-3 on Thursday night at Charlotte Sports Park. The Stone Crabs gave up two long balls on the night to Jupiter hitters and that was … Continue reading

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Stone Crabs Week in Review: April 21 to April 27

The Stone Crabs were 1-5 on the week and have fallen to 7-13 on the season. They are currently in fifth place in the division. Greg Sexton saw his hitting steak come to an end at twelve games on Wednesday … Continue reading

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Thompson to DL, Leary Assigned to Stone Crabs

Stone Crabs starter Jake Thompson was placed on the 7-Day Disabled List today with an ACL tear to the right knee  irritation to the right elbow. Thompson exited last night’s game against Jupiter after just two innings on the mound. … Continue reading

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