MLB News and Notes


Saturday, November 22, 2014

VolcanoesNation Broadcast 11-22-2014

#VolcanoesNation in tonight's broadcast live from the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes Radio Network -- we talk Panda, winter ball, spring training, and yes, holiday shopping. Producer Crater says stop on by to Volcanoes Nation | Episode Nov. 22, 2014:

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Hall silences all

#WinterBall -- Volcanoes Nation - the man keeps on rollin' -- Cody Hall (SKV '11) made it now 15 games (#WOW!!), 15 innings in relief with 0 earned runs allowed in his winter ball stint in Venezuela. Cody also has 15 K's and only 2 walks and now 10 saves. Opponents are batting just .082 against Mr. Hall... Represent!!

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Mickey Walker sets sights on St. Martin's University

#VolcanoesNation -- our own Mickey Walker -- one of the finest, hard-working and honest members of the Volcanoes Nation we have, signed a National Letter of Intent to play baseball at St. Martin's University.

Check out the wonderful news, as featured in Bill Poehler's article for the Statesman Journal. 

Monday, November 17, 2014

2015 looking ahead

#Volcanoes2015 -- September 3, 2015: last game of the 2015 Regular Season: Eugene at Salem-Keizer -- I got a feeling something special will be on the line for this one!

Sunday, November 16, 2014

2015 looking ahead

#VolcanoesNation -- something about this series I already am counting down the days: August 9-11, 2015: Hillsboro Hops @ Salem-Keizer Volcanoes. 2014 NWL Champs @ Affiliate, 2010, 2012, 2014 World Champions. It's on! 

#VolcanoesNation - Algo acerca de esta serie ya estoy contando los días: 9 a 11 ag 2015: Hillsboro Lúpulo @ Salem-Keizer Volcanes. 2014 NWL Campos @ afiliados, 2010, 2012, 2014 campeones del mundo. Está en!

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Hall and Okert shine in winter ball

#VolcanoesNation - check out the math here: Cody Hall (SKV '11) and Steve Okert (SKV '12) - their combined winter ball stats: 25 games, 25 innings pitched, **1 earned run allowed**, 15 saves, 31 strikeouts, 3 walks. I don't even have a Thesaurus word to say this any better...WOW!

#VolcanoesNation - Echa un vistazo a las matemáticas aquí: Cody Hall (SKV '11) y Steve Okert (SKV '12) - sus estadísticas de bolas de invierno combinados: 25 juegos, 25 entradas lanzadas, ** 1 carrera limpia permitidos **, 15 salvamentos, 31 ponches, 3 bases por bolas. Ni siquiera tengo una palabra Tesauro decir esto mejor ... ¡GUAU!

Friday, November 14, 2014

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Minor Leagues, Major Dreams

#VolcanoesNation -- your great support of the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes and the entire Giants organization helps win World Championships. Don't just take my word for it, check out this article by William Boor @