Pitcher Jorge Lopez helped his own cause with two hits on Friday night. (Paat Kelly)

Pitchers Helping Themselves At The Plate

By Aaron Cheris Sky Sox shortstop Orlando Arcia is currently on an 11 game hitting streak, but that is definitely not the most unlikely hitting streak on the Sky Sox at the moment. In their last five games against National League affiliates, Sky Sox pitchers have gotten six hits during a current five game hitting…

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Dillard’s Homer Provides Unlikely Spark

By Aaron Cheris For most relief pitchers, at-bats are few and far between. When they rarely happen, rarely do they provide a moment that can provide the spark that a team needs to begin a winnings streak. So when Colorado Springs Sky Sox relief pitcher Tim Dillard strolled to the plate with two outs and…

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Sox Scribbles: Let’s Play Ball! (Please??) Sky Sox Look to Tame 51s and Mother Nature Tonight at Security Service Field

Well…here we go again…Colorado Springs has not played a full game since SUNDAY when they downed the Salt Lake Bees 5-4 in the afternoon affair. After that, Mother Nature made her presence felt and washed away Monday’s game which became part of a doubleheader Tuesday. The two teams played three-scoreless innings in the first game…