| Apr 6, 2015
| 4:51 PM
Developing the former Interstate195 land is a chance to create jobs and convince recent college graduates to stay in Rhode Island, which is lagging behind other states in recovering from the recession, officials said Monday.
"We need to keep young people...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 8:17 PM
The Lehigh Valley baseball season kicks off Tuesday when the IronPigs host the Double-A Reading Fightin' Phils in the eighth annual U.S. 222 Showcase exhibition game at Coca-Cola Park in Allentown. Game time is 6:35 p.m.; gates open at 5:30 p.m.
| Mar 31, 2015
| 7:02 AM
It’s no secret that the Phillies are a franchise in transition.
They made several offseason moves in an effort to bolster their minor league system and brought in a bunch of six-year minor league free agents who have versatility and major league...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 7:42 AM
The Phillies Triple-A spring training team takes a 3-3 record into today’s home game against the Yankees’ squad at 1 p.m. Outfielder Darin Mastroianni and infielder Chase d’Arnaud, sent from the Phillies to minor-league camp Wednesday,...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 9:36 AM
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — The new owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox face a possible roadblock in their plan to build a new stadium for the Triple-A franchise in Providence.
That 4.8-acre plot along the Providence River mentioned as a possible site for...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 7:29 AM
The Lehigh Valley IronPigs and Coca-Cola of the Lehigh Valley have extended the naming rights agreement for Coca-Cola Park through 2027, both organizations officially announced today. Coca-Cola Park — the first professional sports venue in the...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 4:39 PM
Connecticut's capital city will become home to a minor league baseball franchise in April 2016.
If all goes as planned, neighboring Rhode Island will follow the same path a year or two later. The Pawtucket Red Sox, one of the most successful franchises...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 7:09 PM
The Orioles' reputation for utilizing every bit of organizational depth to the major league club's advantage is a welcome change for a set of newcomers who came from the Boston Red Sox system, where minor league prospects move slowly and only a select few...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 8:49 PM
The cold temperatures couldn't stop the festive fun at the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce's 26th annual Snow Ball at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center Feb. 7.
More than 500 people turned out for the black tie dinner-dance combined with a silent...
| Feb 6, 2015
Maikel Franco on a unicycle?
An odometer on a base?
It won't happen on the field at Coca-Cola Park, but they will be part of featured giveaways during the 2015 season.
Bobbleheads featuring Franco, Ken "100 miles" Giles/odometer on the base and...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 7:38 AM
Maikel Franco on a unicycle, an odometer on the bases and a Phillies favorite highlight the bobblehead giveaways that are part of the Lehigh Valley IronPigs' promotional schedule for 2015.
Bobbleheads featuring Franco, Ken "100 milels" Giles and...