Monthly Archives: October 2013

10/30 Arizona Fall League roundup

Salt River was denied a sixth consecutive victory on Wednesday afternoon, falling 12-6 against the Surprise Saguaros. An early offensive effort was blemished by late opposing production, with the Saguaros plating five in the seventh and four in the eighth … Continue reading

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Winter League Update

Here are how the Stone Crabs alumni are doing in the Winter Leagues: Arizona Fall League Ryan Brett: hitting .150 with a double, 2 triples and 4 stolen bases in 12 games Curt Casali: hitting .250 in 1 game Grayson … Continue reading

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October Transactions Effecting Former Stone Crabs

It has been a while since I have been online and able to scan the transactions. Here are all of the transactions reported by Baseball America for the month of October. While most of these you have already seen elsewhere, … Continue reading

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10/29 Arizona Fall League roundup: Garvin recovers from previous start

Grayson Garvin plowed the Mesa Solar Sox in a four and two-thirds inning outing on Tuesday evening. Garvin, coming off a rough four-run start against the Peoria Javelinas on October 22, threw shutout baseball this time around, granting the Sox … Continue reading

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10/28 Arizona Fall League roundup

Late inning offensive production granted Salt River a win on Monday afternoon. Three runs between the seventh and the eighth frames bested the Mesa Solar Sox, who only scrounged a pair of runs in the eighth inning. One Stone Crab … Continue reading

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Montgomery named to AFL Fall Stars game

2013 Stone Crab pitcher Mike Montgomery was named to the midseason Arizona Fall League Fall Stars squad. The game, which will be held at Surprise Stadium on Saturday, November 2 at 5 p.m. MST (8 p.m. EST) and televised on … Continue reading

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10/26 Arizona Fall League roundup: Shaffer contributes in blowout

The Salt River offense erupted on Saturday afternoon against the Peoria Javelinas, in part thanks to a 3-for-4, two RBI performance by 2013 Stone Crab Richie Shaffer. The infielder, reaching twice more via walks, scored five times in the game’s … Continue reading

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10/25 Arizona Fall League roundup

A sixth inning comeback staged by the Salt River offense earned them a second consecutive victory on Friday afternoon. Four consecutive RBIs proved enough for the pitching staff to work with: the Rafters cruised to a 4-2 win. The team … Continue reading

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10/24 Arizona Fall League roundup: Merrill Kelly earns first AFL win

2011 Stone Crab Merrill Kelly earned his first Arizona Fall League win after a one and a third inning relief appearance in a 10-9 Salt River victory. Despite the Rafters’ double digit run count, the Saguaros were relentless, plating seven between … Continue reading

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10/23 Arizona Fall League roundup

A three-run, eighth inning rally by the Surprise Saguaros pushed Salt River to a disappointing 8-6 loss on Wednesday. Salt River hopes to redeem itself on its home turf against Surprise on Thursday. Game is scheduled for a 12:35 MST … Continue reading

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