MLB News and Notes


Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Giants top Rockies in big-score win

Volcanoes Nation: awesome 12-10 win by the San Francisco Giants over the Colorado Rockies in the very tight NL West. Giants hold a "playoff spot" by way of the Wild Card. Yes, it is April and yes, I am talking playoff spot. 

Volcanes Nación: impresionante 12-10 victoria de los Gigantes de San Francisco sobre los Rockies de Colorado en el muy apretado Oeste de la Nacional. Gigantes ocupan un "lugar en los playoffs" por medio de la Wild Card. , estamos en abril y sí, estoy hablando lugar en los playoffs.

Volcans nations: impressionnant 12-10 victoire des Giants de San Francisco sur les Rockies du Colorado dans le très serré NL Ouest. Giants détiennent une "place en séries éliminatoires» par le biais de la Wild Card. Oui, c'est Avril et oui, je parle place en séries éliminatoires.

Monday, April 21, 2014

Volcanoes Minor League report 4/21/2014

Volcanoes Nation, Double-A Giants affiliate, the Richmond Flying Squirrels are in first place in the Eastern League, Western Division at 10-7. Say five times very fast "First Place Flying Squirrels."

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Volcanoes alumni report 4/20/2014

The San Francisco Giants (11-8) topped a very determined San Diego Padres squad, 4-3, today. Tim Lincecum (Volcanoes '06) earned the win; Buster Posey (Volcanoes '08) went deep. The Giants have held a "playoff spot" for 15 games now. The G-men are off to Colorado for a three-game set starting tomorrow.

Volcanoes Nation: Triple-A, Fresno: Adam Duvall (Volcanoes '10) leads the team in home runs (6), RBI (18)... and fans who want his autograph (1,238).

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Crater Egg Hunt

#VolcanoesNation, in a recent article from the American Journal of American Minor League Mascots it was proven that seeing Crater will make you more happy and relaxed.

Friday, April 18, 2014

Volcanoes Fantasy Baseball Game of the Week 4/18/2014

#VolcanoesNation, it is a great April evening for baseball and we have another classic tonight as Mark McGwire and the 1982 Alaska Glacier Pilots return to Volcanoes Stadium to take on your two-time Division Champions, 2013 Salem-Keizer Volcanoes. There never is an offseason with your Volcanoes.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Next up...The Padres

The San Francisco Giants begin their new series against the San Diego Padres with a sharp 10-6 record and First Place in the NL West with the Brooklyn Dodgers 

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Giants/Dodgers in another close game

Giants beat Big Blue in thrilling fashion tonight, 2-1. Ryan Vogelsong (Volcanoes '98) went six strong allowing one run; Sergio Romo (Volcanoes '05) earned his fourth save; both RBI tonight from Volcanoes too: Pablo Sandoval (Volcanoes '05) and Buster Posey (Volcanoes '08); how can I top this post? Time to retire

#VolcanoesNation you know the Giants / Dodgers Series is great when other stations cut away to give live coverage like it was the deciding playoff game.

# VolcanoesNation conoce el / la Serie Dodgers Gigantes es grande cuando otras estaciones cortadas para dar cobertura en directo como si fuera el partido de eliminatoria para decidir.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Combo pack kicks off 2014

Volcanoes Nation, the wait is over! Get your 2014 start to family entertainment this spring and summer -- the Oregon State Beavers and the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes are a Combo pack.

And whether you are a Beaver, Duck, Pilot or name your favorite mascot -- we all appreciate top baseball in the Pacific Northwest.

The Beavers are coming to Keizer to play at Volcanoes Stadium, versus the University of Portland Pilots, on Tuesday, May 13th.

One month later, on Friday, June 13th, it will be Opening Night for the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes as they take on the defending League Champion Vancouver Canadians.

Two Tickets – One Low Discounted Price !! For just $30, you will receive a Lower Level Box Seat for Both of these great games. (while supplies last, subject to availability). Enjoy a fantastic post-game fireworks show on the Volcanoes’ Opening Night presented by PT Northwest!

Call Crater and your Volcanoes today and get ready for two wonderful events you are an important part of: 503-390-2225

Thank you Volcanoes Nation

Monday, April 14, 2014

Giants, Dodgers meet in important April series

Yankees/Red Sox? Sure it makes for good TV, but we'll take Giants/Dodgers (and Volcanoes/Hops or Volcanoes/Emeralds) any day. Three-game set with the G-Men and Big Blue starts tomorrow. It's on.

Yankees / Red Sox? Claro que lo convierte en una buena televisión, pero vamos a tomar Gigantes / Dodgers (y Volcanes / Lúpulo o Volcanes / Esmeraldas) cualquier día. De tres juegos con los G-Men y Big Blue comienza mañana. El que está.

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Giants win series with Rockies 4/13/2014

Giants Video: Brandon Crawford (Volcanoes '08) hit a massive water-shot, walk-off home run to give the San Francisco Giants a series win against the Colorado Rockies. The Giants at 8-5 are First Place in the National League Wild Card standings and have been in a "playoff spot" for nine games in 2014.

Gigantes del vídeo: Brandon Crawford (Volcanes '08) alcanzó un enorme-shot agua, walk-off home run para dar el Gigantes de San Francisco una victoria de la serie contra los Rockies de Colorado. Los Giants en 8-5 son el primer lugar en la tabla de posiciones de la Liga Nacional de Wild Card y han estado en un "escenario de la final" durante nueve partidos en 2014.

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Giants and Rockies go to game three

Tomorrow is another great third-game, series-deciding game, between the San Francisco Giants and the Colorado Rockies; you have the feeling the NL West is going to go down to game #162. #VolcanoesNation

Mañana es otro gran tercer juego, juego de la serie de decidir, entre los Gigantes de San Francisco y los Rockies de Colorado; Tienes la sensación de la División Oeste va a bajar a juego # 162. # VolcanoesNation