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7.27.16 RailRiders Post Second Straight Shutout

July 27, 2016 - Moosic, Pa. - The SWB RailRiders (Triple-A/ New York Yankees) completed a three-game sweep by holding the Buffalo Bisons scoreless for a second straight game. The RailRiders' 6-0 triumph on Wednesday afternoon at PNC Field was their franchise record-setting 17th shutout of the season. The RailRiders (67-38) have won six straight overall and 10-of-11 against the BIsons (52-53). Brady Lail (4-2) spun his best Triple-A start by blanking the Bisons on three hits over seven innings. The right-hander needed only 72 pitches. He ... Full Story

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RailRiders Make History in Doubleheader Sweep of Buffalo

July 26, 2016 - Moosic, Pa. - The SWB RailRiders (Triple-A/ New York Yankees) swept a twin bill against the Buffalo Bisons on Tuesday night at PNC Field and broke a franchise record while doing so. The RailRiders (66-38) have won five straight overall and are 9-1 in their last 10 games against the Bisons (52-52). Buffalo has lost seven in a row overall. The RailRiders blanked the Bisons 3-0 in game two. The 16th shutout of the season established a new franchise record, surpassing the 15 such victories by the SWB Red Barons in 2003. Luis ... Full Story

SWB Game Notes

July 25, 2016 - YESTERDAY: The RailRiders edged the Durham Bulls on Sunday afternoon, 4-3. The RailRiders stand 26 games above .500 for the first time since the 2010 IL North championship squad ended its regular season at 87-56. LET'S GET SERIESOUS: Yesterday's win gave the RailRiders both the four-game set and the season series over Durham, 4-3. The RailRiders claimed the 2015 season series with the Bulls, 5-3, after losing more than winning versus the Bulls in both 2014 (3-5) and 2013 (2-6). The SWB franchise had not won its home serie... Full Story

RailRiders Wrangle Bulls for Series Win

July 24, 2016 - Moosic, Pa. - The SWB RailRiders (Triple-A/ New York Yankees) edged the Durham Bulls 4-3 on Sunday afternoon at PNC Field to capture the weekend series, winning three-of-four. The RailRiders (64-38) are a season-best 26 games above .500 and claimed the season series from the Bulls (45-58), four games to three. Kyle Haynes (4-4) matched his longest outing of the year, firing seven innings. He limited the Bulls to three runs on seven hits while walking one. He whiffed eight hitters, also equaling a game high for 2016. Nick ... Full Story

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Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders Minor League Baseball

League: International League
Home: Scranton, Pennsylvania
Class: AAA
Affiliation: New York Yankees
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