Sky Sox Defeat Bees, 7-0: Audio Highlights

Yesterday, the Colorado Springs Sky Sox defeated the Salt Lake Bees, 7-0 .  Starting pitcher Chris Volstad threw seven scoreless innings and the Sox hit four home runs to end their four-game skid.  Here are some audio highlights from the voice of the Sky Sox,  Dan Karcher. In the first inning Charlie Blackmon drove home…

Series Preview: Tacoma vs Sky Sox

Last Time Out: Tacoma (5/27):  Yesterday the Rainiers defeated the Reno Aces 11-10 to split the four-game series with the defending Triple-A Champions. Sky Sox (5/27): The Sky Sox offense had a season low three hits and fell to the Fresno Grizzles 8-1.  Despite the loss Colorado Springs still took three out of the four…

Series Preview: Fresno vs. Sky Sox

Last Time Out: Fresno (5/22): Starting pitcher Shane Loux went five innings, but allowed seven earned runs to the Oklahoma City Red Hawks.  Red Hawks’ shortstop Jonathan Villar and right fielder Fernando Martinez, each hit a home run to hand Fresno their 21st loss of the season. Sky Sox (5/22): Matt McBride had 2-HRs to…

Sky Sox vs. Round Rock Express

Last Time Out: Round Rock (5/14): Against the Padres, Express starting pitcher Jake Brigham only went 1.2 innings and allowed nine earned runs.  Joey Butler had the team’s only RBI and the team fell to 20-19 on the season. Sky Sox (5/14): Sky Sox catcher Matt McBride hit two home runs to lead the team…

Series Preview: Sky Sox vs. Iowa Cubs

Last Time Out: Iowa (5/6): Matt Garza took the mound against the Oklahoma City RedHawks in a rehab start and pitched 3.1 innings while only allowing one run.  Chris Rusin came on in relief and threw five scoreless innings in the victory. Sky Sox (5/6): After winning the first three games of their series against…

Series Preview: Sky Sox vs. Fresno Grizzlies

Last Time Out: Fresno (5/2): The Grizzlies defeated the Sacramento River Cats, 11-5, last night to move into a tie with Sacramento for first place in the Pacific Southern division.  Catcher Jackson Williams led the way with two home runs and two RBIs. Sky Sox (5/2): Last night the Sky Sox fell to the Salt…

Series Preview: Sky Sox vs. Salt Lake Bees

Last Time Out: Salt Lake (4/28): The Bees lost 7-2 to the Sacramento River Cats and have now lost five in a row.  In the loss pitcher Matt Shoemaker pitched six innings, but gave up five earned runs. Sky Sox (4/28): Colorado Springs lost their second straight game to the Tucson Padres and split the…

Series Prevew: Sky Sox vs. Tucson Padres

After having their last two games postponed due to cold weather, the Colorado Springs Sky Sox (10-7) will head to Arizona to face the Tucson Padres (9-10) for the second time this season. Last Time Out: Sky Sox (4/21): Against the Las Vegas 51s the Sox recorded their fourth walk-off win of the year when…