State College Spikes

Spikes’ road win streak snapped

WILLIAMSPORT — Wadye Ynfante put the State College Spikes ahead with his third home run of the year, but the Williamsport Crosscutters surged in the middle innings to take an 8-1 victory Tuesday night at BB&T Ballpark at Historic Bowman Field and finish the Spikes’ franchise-record road ...

Spikes win two, sweep ’Cutters

UNIVERSITY PARK — It was bonus baseball time at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park Monday night as State College and Williamsport treated the fans to 14 innings of baseball. It took 4 1/2 innings to complete the suspended game that was eventually won 3-0 by the Spikes, while it took an extra ...

Holba, Espinal carry Spikes to 12th straight win on the road

NILES, Ohio — Stanley Espinal drove in three runs to key the State College Spikes offense as the Spikes extended their franchise-record road winning streak to 12 in a row with a 5-3 victory over the Mahoning Valley Scrappers to complete a sweep Sunday afternoon at Eastwood Field. The Spikes ...

Spikes win 10th straight road game

NILES, Ohio (AP) — Franyel Casadilla allowed just three hits over seven innings, leading the State College Spikes over the Mahoning Valley Scrappers in a 9-3 win on Friday. Casadilla (3-1) picked up the win after he struck out three and walked one while allowing one run. Trailing 1-0, the ...

Rain halts Spikes game after 4 innings

STATE COLLEGE — Rainstorms in the State College area rendered the field unplayable and forced the State College Spikes and Williamsport Crosscutters to halt their game on Thursday night at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park after four innings and State College leading, 3-0. The game will now be ...

’Cutters get by Spikes in later innings

STATE COLLEGE — When Williamsport and State College get together in a New York-Penn League baseball game, you can expect just about anything to happen. Thursday night at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park it was one of those nights as the Crosscutters prevailed 5-3 over the Spikes in the Sawbuck ...

The South rises

STATE COLLEGE — Ross Adolph and the South came out of the gate with an early offensive outburst that was similar to the fireworks show that followed a 7-1 win over the North in the New York-Penn League All-Star Game Tuesday night at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. After hometown second baseman ...

Big game, big day at Medlar

STATE COLLEGE — For the second time in 10 seasons, State College played host to the New York-Penn League All-Star Game. General Manager Scott Walker admits a lot of work went into the game, but knew he had something to be proud of when the first pitch was thrown Tuesday at Medlar Field at ...

Home team enjoys all-star outing

STATE COLLEGE — It’s special to be an all-star in professional baseball, regardless of the level of play. Three Spikes players — Nick Dunn, Edwin Figuera and Delvin Perez — had the unique experience of playing in the New York-Penn League All-Star Game with a sense of home field ...

Spikes have all-star fun on tap

STATE COLLEGE — Today, the Minor League Baseball world descends upon Happy Valley for the 2018 New York-Penn League All-Star Game. The All-Star slate of activities includes a full itinerary as representatives from the Spikes and six other NYPL teams on the South squad take on the seventh ...