Previewing Greece Post v. Brooks Shepard: 1 game for the last playoff spot

Previewing Greece Post v. Brooks Shepard: 1 game for the last playoff spot

Greece Post and Brooks Shepard just played Monday, on the last day of the regular season. Greece Post won a seven-inning game, 3-2, to vault ahead of Brooks Shepard in the race for a playoff spot. But in the resumption of a previously suspended game that followed, Brooks Shepard scored a run and won 5-4. Over at Victor High School, James Cooke beat Irondequoit, 2-0. That meant Greece Post, Brooks Shepard, and James Cooke were all tied on 45 seeding points…

Trevor Plouffe, former Red Wing, beats up on Rochester in Lehigh Valley win

Trevor Plouffe, former Red Wing, beats up on Rochester in Lehigh Valley win

It was just one night in a familiar Frontier Field stomping grounds for Plouffe. Now in his 15th professional season, he said he’s learned he can’t control who goes up to the show or who stays down in the minors. Two extra-base hits won’t change much. It may take an injury or a lucky break for Plouffe to get another shot at the big league level…

One slider that caught ‘a little bit too much’ plate does in Rochester, Slegers

One slider that caught ‘a little bit too much’ plate does in Rochester, Slegers

By BILLY HEYEN ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Scranton/Wilkes-Barre’s Tyler Austin and Brandon Drury have both spent time with the New York Yankees this season. They’re major league-level hitters stuck in Triple-A because of a numbers crunch. In the sixth inning Saturday, they showed their hitting abilities. Rochester’s Aaron Slegers had thrown five shutout innings to begin […]

Greece Post grinds out win while 4 of its players graduate

Greece Post grinds out win while 4 of its players graduate

By BILLY HEYEN GREECE, N.Y. — Greece Athena has held its graduation on Saturday in the past, said Greece Post head coach Dan Ford, so he never considered checking to be sure it was still then. Tuesday, he learned the graduation would be Friday at 7 p.m., beginning an hour after Greece Post’s Friday game […]

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