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Sky Sox Recall Team’s Longest Night

By Aaron Cheris “That was a miserable day.” “That was horrible.” “It wasn’t very fun.” Those are just a couple descriptions of the longest game in Sky Sox history from the people who lived it. The game was truly one for the ages. In five hours and 29 minutes, the Sky Sox defeated the Bees…

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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Orf Ready To Learn At Triple-A

By Aaron Cheris With a lot of roster shuffling going on in the Brewers organization in the past few days, the Sky Sox had a few roster changes. A couple players went up to Milwaukee to get their shot in the Major Leagues. A few players also took the next step toward Miller Park with…

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A Chat With The Master Dubsmasher

By Aaron Cheris Tim Dillard has seen a lot. One of the longest tenured members of the Brewers organization, Dillard was drafted by the Brewers in 2001, but didn’t sign until the Brewers redrafted him in 2002. Since 2003, he has only pitched in affiliated baseball for the Brewers organization, and has spent at least part…

Sky Sox walk it off over Nashville on Orlando Arcia's 3 run home run

Sky Sox The Comeback Kings of 2016

By Aaron Cheris The late Yogi Berra once famously said, “It ain’t over till it’s over.” The Colorado Springs Sky Sox have taken that message to heart early in the 2016 season. Through the season’s first two weeks, no Pacific Coast League team has been better at making late comebacks than the Sky Sox. Three…

Sky Sox walk it off over Nashville on Orlando Arcia's 3 run home run

Arcia Has Signature Sky Sox Moment

By Aaron Cheris Orlando Arcia is currently one of baseball’s top prospects and the top prospect in the Milwaukee Brewers organization. The shortstop is in the midst of his first season at the Triple-A level, and he hopes to impress in Colorado Springs to earn a trip to Milwaukee. After popping up to leave the…

Potential Opening Day Lineup

By Aaron Cheris (@AaronHowie) It’s finally that time of year again. The time of year when two words can mean optimism, hope, and promise for a good season to come. Those two words: Opening Day. For the Colorado Springs Sky Sox, Opening Day is tonight on the road against the Memphis Redbirds. First pitch is…

The Sky Sox practiced on their home field on Tuesday.

Photos from Tuesday’s Practice

The Sky Sox have returned to Colorado Springs. On Tuesday afternoon, the team took to Security Service Field for a practice before heading on the road to begin the 2016 season. The Sky Sox start the season on an eight game road trip before returning to Security Service Field for their home opener against the…