| Apr 9, 2015
| 8:37 PM
Joely Rodriguez's Triple-A debut was a struggle in 42-degree temperatures.
So was Lehigh Valley defensively and at the plate.
Rodriguez's 82-pitch performance included four hits and four walks in four innings of what became a 4-0 IronPigs loss to...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 7:04 PM
ZOO'S RAD CENTER OPENING
1 Check out snakes, lizards, turtles, frogs, crocodiles and salamanders when the Lehigh Valley Zoo's new Reptile and Amphibian Discovery Center opens at 11:30 a.m Saturday.
The center, which has 16 exhibits representing species'...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 9:46 AM
Baseball's back at Coca-Cola Park tonight — the IronPigs host Pawtucket at 7:05 p.m. Tom Housenick points out IronPigs to watch and top visiting players to keep an eye on in the annual IronPigs preview in Thursday's print and online editions of...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 1:40 PM
The Route 222 Showcase game hasn't been played yet and there are roster changes and rotation adjustments for the Lehigh Valley IronPigs and the Reading Fightins.
First, Chad Billingsley, working his way back from two years of injuries, will start Friday...
| 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...