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Walker's Home Run Lifts Red Wings

May 1, 2016 - Rochester, N.Y. - A fifth-inning home run by Adam Brett Walker proved the only run as the SWB RailRiders (Triple-A/New York Yankees) fell to the host Rochester Red Wings (Minnesota Twins) on a rainy Sunday afternoon, 1-0. The RailRiders (12-12) have lost 18 of their last 26 at Frontier Field. The Red Wings (11-13) have won seven of their last 11 and lead the season-long series between the clubs, 4-3. Walker's pull job to left was his third of the season and second against the RailRiders. It made for a tough-luck loss by S... Full Story

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SWB Game Notes

May 1, 2016 - BLOOP, THERE IT IS: It began with positive bangs. It ended with a deflating bloop. The RailRiders fell to the host Red Wings in a see-saw Saturday afternoon affair, 7-5. ALL ABOUT THE BENJAMIN: Ben Gamel, last season's IL Rookie of the Year, went 2-for-4 with a home run, a walk, two runs scored and his team-best seventh stolen base. His stolen-base total stands tied for third in the IL. Gamel owns a .321 average in 20 games played. Over his last 11 games, the usual leadoff man has gone 16-for-40 (.389) with four steals an... Full Story

Bloop Single Dooms RailRiders

April 30, 2016 - Rochester, N.Y. - It began with positive bangs. It ended with a deflating bloop. The SWB RailRiders (Triple-A/New York Yankees) fell to the host Rochester Red Wings (Minnesota Twins) in a see-saw Saturday afternoon affair, 7-5. The RailRiders (12-11) have lost 17 of their last 25 at Frontier Field. The Red Wings (10-13) rallied from a pair of deficits to tie the season-long series between the clubs, 3-3. Ben Gamel and Aaron Judge hit back-to-back game-opening home runs off of southpaw Andrew Albers. Two innings later, Sla... Full Story

SWB Game Notes

April 30, 2016 - ABOUT LAST NIGHT: The RailRiders swept the host Red Wings in a Friday night doubleheader at Frontier Field, 6-4 and 10-2. The RailRiders have won four of their last five while the Red Wings have lost consecutive home games to SWB for just the second time since April of 2013. ALL ABOUT THE BENJAMIN: Ben Gamel, last season's IL Rookie of the Year, singled home a run and scored in the nightcap. He leads SWB with six steals and owns a .311 average in 19 games played. Over his last 10 games, the usual leadoff man has gone 14-f... Full Story


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