Monthly Archives: May 2011

Claw Digest Players of the Week: 5/19 to 5/25

Hitter of the Week Tyler Bortnick drove home nine run this week while hitting .320 on the week with 2 double a triple and a home run. Bortnick reached base during each of the games this past week and picked … Continue reading

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Series Preview: Tampa Yankees

The Stone Crabs host the Tampa Yankees for a four game series at Charlotte Sports Park. The Stone Crabs and Yankees have established quite a rivalry in their history, facing each other in the Florida State League Championship Series in … Continue reading

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Rally Falls Short, Stone Crabs Fall to Dunedin

The Stone Crabs manufactured a late game rally but fell short, losing the finale to the Dunedin Blue Jays 10-9 on Wednesday night at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium. The Stone Crabs were in a deep hole early, giving up eight … Continue reading

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Stone Crabs Use Long Ball to Crush Dunedin and Win Third Straight

The Stone Crabs offense came to life on Tuesday night as they defeated the Dunedin Blue Jays 12-2 at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium. Eight of the Stone Crabs runs came via three home runs as the Stone Crabs have now … Continue reading

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Stone Crabs Shut-Out Dunedin

The Stone Crabs shut-out the Dunedin Blue Jays 6-0 on Monday night at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium. The pitching combination of Merrill Kelly, Adam Liberatore, Deivis Mavarez and Scott Shuman worked the complete game shut-out while allowing just two three … Continue reading

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Kelly Activated from DL, Montero Added to Roster and Jannis Transferred

The Stone Crabs have announced three roster moves effective today: Merrill Kelly has been activated from the disabled list and will start tonight’s game at Dunedin. Kelly was placed on the DL on 5/14 with a minor back injury. He … Continue reading

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Lobstein Named FSL Pitcher of the Week

Kyle Lobstein was named the Florida State League’s Pitcher of the Week for the week ending on July 22. Lobstein pitched a one hit, shut-out in his only appearance of the week against Clearwater on May 19. He struck out … Continue reading

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Stone Crabs Grab Extra Innings Win in Series Opener Against Dunedin

The Dunedin Blue Jays came into Sunday’s contest riding a seven game winning streak, but that didn’t intimidate the Stone Crabs as they fought their way to a 5-3 win in extra innings at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium. The Stone … Continue reading

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Charlotte Sports Park Reviewed by Stadium Journey

Jim Dietrich of the website Stadium Journey made a trip to Charlotte Sports Park on May 14, 2011 to review the stadium for their site. He picked a good day to visit CSP; Pink Jersey Night, Little-E national entertainment night … Continue reading

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Series Preview: Dunedin Blue Jays

The Stone Crabs continue their north division road trip by heading to Dunedin for a four game series against the Dunedin Blue Jays. This is the first of two meetings this season between the Stone Crabs and the Blue Jays. … Continue reading

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