State College Spikes

Spikes win as offense comes alive

STATE COLLEGE — Andrew Warner put a ball over the left-field fence — his fourth round-tripper in 11 games — a three-run shot that gave the State College Spikes three runs in each of the first two innings, lifting the Spikes to a 9-3 win over Williamsport on Monday in a SawBuck Series game ...

Spikes late rally seals the victory

UNIVERSITY PARK – State College scored three runs in the bottom of the eighth to come out on top of Williamsport 5-2 in the middle game of a three-game set on a balmy Sunday evening at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. The Spikes (18-18) broke open the 2-2 deadlock when Terry Fuller and Pedro ...

Soto’s slam, Fuller’s solo shot help Spikes to 6-2 win over Black Bears

GRANVILLE, W.V. — Carlos Soto and Terry Fuller smashed back-to-back home runs in the seventh, with Soto recording the 15th grand slam in State College Spikes history and Fuller delivering his first blast with the club, to give the Spikes a 6-2 victory over the West Virginia Black Bears on ...

Spikes drop second straight series with loss to Black Bears

GRANVILLE, W.V. – Terry Fuller produced his first hit and first run batted in for the State College Spikes, but the West Virginia Black Bears used a big third inning to surpass the Spikes, 6-1, on Thursday night on Monongalia County Ballpark. Fuller, who joined the Spikes (16-17) on ...

Spikes fall to Black Bears in road matchup

GRANVILLE, W.V. – Pedro Pages drove in a run with his first professional triple in the opening inning, but the State College Spikes were held in check by the West Virginia Black Bears in the late innings in a 4-1 defeat on Wednesday night at Monongalia County Ballpark. Pages, the ...

Eighth-inning breakdown costs Spikes

STATE COLLEGE — What could have easily been another tough start for Spikes starting pitcher Scott Politz quietly turned into a terrific outing. Politz danced out of danger in the top of the first after struggling to command his pitches. He walked three batters and gave up two hits, one ...

Spikes top Yanks on walk-off

STATE COLLEGE — Carlos Soto tied the game with a solo home run in the ninth, and David Vinsky’s infield single in the 10th won it for the State College Spikes as they came from behind to top the Staten Island Yankees, 3-2, on Sunday night at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. Vinsky, who ...

Spikes fall to ValleyCats

TROY, N.Y. — The State College Spikes bounced back from two Tri-City ValleyCats home runs on Thursday night, but a sixth-inning error produced the go-ahead run as they dropped a 4-3 decision at Joseph L. Bruno Stadium. The Spikes (14-13) trailed 1-0 after Nate Perry hit his fourth home run ...

Late homer lifts Spikes

STATE COLLEGE  — Jonatan Machado smashed a three-run homer with two outs in the eighth inning to cap a five-run frame as the State College Spikes came back to defeat the Batavia Muckdogs, 7-5, on Tuesday night at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. Machado’s home run to the right field ...

Spikes falter early, lose to Batavia

STATE COLLEGE — The Batavia Muckdogs extended their lead in the Pinckney Division to 2.5 games over State College after pounding the Spikes 14-2 at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park Monday night. The Muckdogs own a 4-1 lead in the season series, including the first two games at State College. ...