ATL Week In Review 4/15 - 4/21

Here's our weekly wrap up of what happened in the Atlantic League this past week called "ATL Week in Review."

Spring training games have begun, and opening day is less than a week away!

Sunday, April 15, 2012 
Cox Media Group Houston is Official Broadcast Home of the Skeeters - Cox Media Group Houston will be the official broadcast home of the Sugar Land Skeeters...more

'Sharks Sign Five More Including Three Former Major League Pitchers - The Camden Riversharks have signed right-handed pitchers Jeff Farnsworth, Bryan Corey, Jason Bergmann, infielder Marquez Smith, and outfielder Stephen Doetsch for the 2012 season...more

Monday, April 16, 2012
Bluefish Sign Kennard Jones - The Bridgeport Bluefish announced that they have signed outfielder Kennard Jones for the 2012 season...more

'Fish Sign Three More -  In addition to the signing of Kennard Jones today, the Bridgeport Bluefish have also signed former major league pitcher Tobi Stoner, former major league outfielder Chris Pettit, and pitcher Issac Hess...more

LI Ducks Blog: Ducks Finalize Roster, Sign Three! - The Long Island Ducks have added the final additions to their roster as they begin spring training. The Ducks announced that they have signed pitchers Randy Keisler, Eric Niesen and catcher Mike Rivera for the 2012 season. The Ducks also announced that catcher Mitch Canham has signed with St. Louis Cardinals organization and well be assigned to Triple-A Memphis...more

Ducks Announce Spring Training Schedule - The Long Island Ducks have announced their spring training schedule...more

Composite Atlantic League Spring Training Schedule 

Somerset Patriots Official Scorer To Give Presentation In Cranford, NJ - Hear the history of baseball scoring from John Nolan, the official scorer of the Somerset Patriots, and ask, “How would I score it?” on Wednesday, May 2, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cranford Community Center, 224 Walnut Avenue...more

Wednesday, April 18, 2012 
'Stomers Finalize Roster Sign Halama, Tiffee and Frostad - The Lancaster Barnstormers have announced the signings of pitcher John Halama, infielder Terry Tiffee and catcher Emerson Frostad for the 2012 season...more

Beau Vaughan On First Couple Of Days With 'Stormers - Here's what Beau Vaughan told us about his first couple of days with the Lancaster Barnstormers...more

Lance Pendleton Signed by Rays Pending Physical -  The Sugar Land Skeeters announced that pitcher Lance Pendleton has had his contract purchased by the Tampa Bay Rays pending a physical...more 

Dan Reichert On Blue Crabs Camp - Here's what pitcher Dan Reichert to us about how the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs spring training is going...more

Thursday, April 19, 2012
Parks Foundation Offers You Chance To Put Your Name On TD Bank Park - The Somerset County Parks Foundation is offering you a chance to put your name on a piece of TD Bank Park, the home of the Somerset Patriots...more

LI Ducks Blog: Rivera Signed by Red Sox, Johnson Signed by Ducks - The Long Island Ducks announced on Thursday that catcher Mike Rivera has been signed by the Boston Red Sox, and that they have signed Jason Johnson to their roster...more

Friday, April 20, 2012
Revolution Fan Fest Tomorrow (4/21/12) - The fan fest will start at 10:15am with a FREE concert at the Brooks Robinson Plaza featuring the band, Mountain Road...more

Saturday, April 21, 2012
Yesterday's Results(4/20/12), Today's Games!

Ryan Dunleavy Article On Catching Competition In Somerset - Here's a great article from Ryan Dunleavy of about the Somerset Patriots catching competition this season...more

Michael Schlact On Blue Crabs Spring Training - We got a chance to catch up with Southern Maryland Blue Crabs pitcher Michael Schlact, and ask him about spring training. Here's what he had to say...more 

Jim Seip's Article on Tough Decisions For York - Here's a great article from Jim Seip of the Revs' Inside Pitch, about...more

The Pete Frates Fund - I recently came across a tweet from Sugar Land Skeeter, Drew Locke about his former college teammate and friend, Pete Frates who was recently diagnosed with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease...more 

Barnstormers Fan Fest Today (4/21/12) - The event is FREE to the public and will feature an autograph session, face painting, a kids' workshop from Home Depot, charity sports memorabilia auction.  As well as free samples of new product lines from concession suppliers, including Turkey Hill ice cream. Families will also been able to play catch in the outfield prior to the game...more

Video Of Today's Ducks/Bluefish Game - Walt Hilsenbeck took some video of today's Ducks/Bluefish game...more

Patriots' New Blog, - The blog will feature player profiles, series previews, series recaps, position battles, and much more...more

Travis Bowyer On His Comeback - We got a chance to catch up with Somerset Patriots pitcher Travis Bowyer, and ask him about returning to professional baseball for the first time since 2005, after he tore is rotator cuff. Here's what he had to say...more

You Might Also Like


Flickr Images