| Jun 20, 2015
| 7:54 PM
Dave Brundage was packed and headed out of his Gwinnett, Ga., house late last month, when his 11-year-old daughter, Baylor, gave him an envelope.
"Dad, you're never home on Father's Day, so I made this [card] for you," she told him.
"It breaks your...
| Jun 16, 2015
| 8:45 AM
The rehab appearance of starting pitcher Chad Billingsley and the promotion of 2014 first-round pick Aaron Nola forced the shuffling of the Lehigh Valley IronPigs' starting rotation.
Lefty Joely Rodriguez was sent to Double-A Reading after posting a 2-6...
| Jun 16, 2015
| 8:14 PM
Chad Billingsley and Jake Diekman don't figure to be in the Lehigh Valley by the time next month's All-Star break rolls around.
For now, though, they are helping the IronPigs win.
Billingsley made a successful return after another stint on the...
| Jun 18, 2015
Adam Morgan walked off the field at Coca-Cola Park after the second inning Wednesday to hear that he was done for the night.
"They said that they were managing my innings right now," said the pitcher, who missed all of last season after left shoulder...
| Jun 18, 2015
| 7:02 AM
Hector Neris got back to pitching inside with his fastball, so he's headed back to the Phillies.
The 26-year-old right-hander didn't allow a run in his last 12 1/3 innings out of the bullpen for the IronPigs before getting promoted to take the place of...
| Jun 6, 2015
| 7:51 PM
Jake Diekman talked about throwing first-pitch strikes, locating his fastball in and out and putting his nasty slider in good spots.
For the 28-year-old lefty reliever to make his time with the IronPigs productive and brief, however, he has to get...
| Jun 3, 2015
| 8:56 PM
Lehigh Valley has 23 active players, two short of the 25-man maximum, but manager Dave Brundage isn't complaining.
In fact, he said having only two bench players available is a welcome change to what he was working with earlier this season.
| May 8, 2015
| 1:09 PM
Another homestand, another slew of roster moves for the Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
Among them is the moving of one of several six-year, minor league free agents the Phillies signed in the offseason.
Utility Chris Nelson, who hit .278 with four doubles...
| May 3, 2015
| 8:49 PM
Highlights: The IronPigs fell to 3-15 in their last 18 games with a 6-2 loss to host Indianapolis on Sunday afternoon.
Notable: IronPigs pitchers yielded seven walks in the loss to the Indians. Two free passes in the bottom of the fourth were costly...
| Apr 28, 2015
| 5:15 AM
Maikel Franco's diving catch and perfect seed to first base in the fifth inning of Monday night's game was the IronPigs' best defensive play of the year — for about an inning.
Brian Bogusevic raced into right-center field and made a tremendous...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 9:05 PM
IronPigs manager Dave Brundage's pre-game pitching script went as planned.
Starting pitcher Paul Clemens threw six strong innings and newcomers Mike Nesseth and Cesar Jimenez combine to work the next three.
Unfortunately, the Syracuse Chiefs rallied...