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Snell and Shaffer Named to All-Star Futures Game

Major League Baseball announced the rosters for the 2015 XM All-Star Futures Game and two former Stone Crabs will be making the trip to Cincinnati. Lefty Blake Snell and third baseman Richie Shaffer have been selected to represent the US … Continue reading

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Vote for Charlotte Sports Park in Round 3 of Ballpark Digest’s “Best Stadium” Competition

Don’t forget to vote for Charlotte Sports Park for the best Class-A Advanced stadium by Ballpark Digest. CSP has already beat out Maverick Stadium in Round One and John Thurman Field in Round Two. In Round Three, they are facing … Continue reading

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Stone Crabs Well Represented for 2015 FSL All-Star Game

The Stone Crabs are well represented this year as seven Stone Crabs, six active and one promoted, have been named Florida State League All-Stars. Being honored this year are: Willy Adames Jake Bauers Buddy Borden Marty Gantt Jacob Faria Juniel … Continue reading

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Velazquez Out for Several Weeks Following Surgery

Stone Crabs infielder Andrew Velazquez will miss several weeks after having surgery today to his wrist. The surgery was to repair a fractured bone in his right hand. Velazquez was transferred to extended spring training to have the procedure. He … Continue reading

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Snell and Goeddel Named Rays MiLB Players of the Month

The Rays announced their minor league players of the month for the month of April and former Stone Crabs Blake Snell and Tyler Goeddel received the honors. Snell has been absolutely dominating this season. He has not allowed a run … Continue reading

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O’Conner and Reginatto Named Postseason All-Stars

Stone Crabs catcher Justin O’Conner and shortstop Leonardo Reginatto were named Florida State League Postseason All-Stars today. The joined the best of the Florida State League on the postseason list. O’Conner hit .282 with 31 doubles, 2 triples, and 10 … Continue reading

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Brandt Added to All-Star Squad

Kevin Brandt has been added to the All-Star team, becoming the fifth Stone Crab to make this year’s team. Brant has been dominating out of the Stone Crabs bullpen, allowing just one earned run all season. He is 2-0 with … Continue reading

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Tissenbaum Added to All-Star Squad

Stone Crabs catcher Maxx Tissenbaum has been added to the Florida State League All-Star team today.  Tissenbaum is hitting .275 with 5 doubles, a triple and 15 RBI’s in 36 games for the Stone Crabs this season.  He is the … Continue reading

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Rays Organization Mourn the Loss of Zimmer

The entire Rays organization is mourning the loss of baseball legend Don Zimmer. Zimmer passed away yesterday at Bay Care Hospital at the age of 83. Zimmer has spent 66 years of his life in professional baseball as a player, … Continue reading

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Hellickson to Make Rehab Start for Stone Crabs on Saturday

Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Jeremy Hellickson is scheduled to make a rehab start for the Stone Crabs on the road Saturday against the Tampa Yankees. Hellickson had arthroscopic surgery on his elbow during spring training. He has pitched several simulated … Continue reading

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