Tag: Rochester Red Wings

On Leaving Town

April 9, 2022 "People leave Rochester.  But Rochester doesn't leave them."   You may remember Nate Rowan as a frequent guest of the Rochester Press Box.  He was the media relations director with the Red Wings.  PR guys are generally horrible guests.  They're cautious to the point of being afraid to offend someone.  That doesn't work ...

For Always Being There

Daniel Brito and the life-saving efforts of Monroe Ambulance EMT's August 14, 2021 Daniel Brito is a 23-year-old infielder in the Philadelphia Phillies farm system.  The last time we saw Daniel, he was at Frontier Field... collapsing into the arms of Rochester Red Wings manager Matt LeCroy.   The scene at Frontier Field on July 31st, ...

Book Review: “Dalko”

The life and career of the "Fastest Pitcher Ever" does a great job separating the facts from the legend of Steve Dalkowski Dalko: The Untold Story of Baseball's Fastest Pitcher by Bill Dembski, Alex Thomas and Brian Vikander Growing up in Elmira, NY, there was always a hint of the legend of Steve Dalkowski, floating ...

Back in 1899…

July 4, 2020 William McKinley was the United States president in 1899. But vice president Garret Hobart died in office. Significant on two fronts. First… Hobart College was not named for him. And second… Theodore Roosevelt replaced him. Roosevelt became president when McKinley was shot and killed in Buffalo two years later. 1899 also brought ...

Red Wings Thump Bisons 10-2

BUFFALO, NY - It was Bullpen Day for the Rochester Red Wings, and five pitchers combined for 13 strikeouts and only one earned run against. That, along with an offense that scored early and often, helped Rochester down the Buffalo Bisons 10-2 last night in an International League game  Wednesday at Sahlen Field. The Wings' ...

Wings Errors lead to 6 – 5 Loss to Buffalo

Red Wings drop close game to the Buffalo 'Wings'

2nd Annual Plates Mile – June 27, 2019

Running and gunnin' Trash Cans can mean only one thing - the return of the Plates Mile!

Sports Beat Insider – May 18, 2019

Go Inside the Sports Beat with Arielis Lora of Spencerport Baseball, and celebrate Women's Day at Frontier Field

Sports Beat Insider – May 4, 2019

Go Inside the Sports Beat with Spencerport Softball and Jeremy Summerson of Victor Golf

Press Box Recap – Jan. 5, 2019

Catch a recap of the Press Box, with guest-host Toby Motyka and panelists Kevin Oklobzija, Mike Catalana and Pat Duffy