Atlantic League Baseball News: Pitchers Whitmore, Walden Grab the Spotlights

Kelise Whitmore goes 1,2,3, while MLB organization picks up Marcus Walden.

Ex-Met, Yankee Dwight Doc Gooden to Appear at SI FerryHawks Game Wednesday

Gooden, a member of the 1986 World Champion Mets, will start signing autographs at 5:30 p.m. and go to 6:25 p.m. for fans with a game day ticket and later walk around the ballpark for photos and signatures.

Could Mets Fill Starting Pitching Void with the Likes of Julio Teheran?

The 31-year-old six-foot-2, 205-pounder has complied a 78-77 record with a 3.80 ERA in 240 games across 11 MLB campaigns.

Staten Island FerryHawks Ink Ex-Met Dilson Herrera

The Staten Island FerryHawks of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball (ALPB) have signed former New York Met second baseman Dilson Herrera for the upcoming 2022 season, today the team announced on Twitter. Former MLBer Dilson Herrera joins Staten Island FerryHawks. Herrera, who also played for the Cincinatti Reds and Baltimore Orioles, hit six … Continue reading Staten Island FerryHawks Ink Ex-Met Dilson Herrera

Staten Island FerryHawks Make Groundbreaking Move with Inking of Kelsie Whitmore

Whitmore starred on Cal State Fullerton's softball team, batting .395 with 12 longballs in 52 games last season. Additionally, the dual threat outfielder/pitcher has been a member of Team USA baseball since 2014, when she won a silver medal in the Women’s Baseball World Cup that year.

SI FerryHawks Trade for Righty Matt Soler, Catcher Kevin Krause

Krause, 29, slashed .341/.392/.551 with 13 home runs and 55 RBI in 305 at-bats in 77 games last season. Solter, 28, posted a 3-8 record 4.74 ERA with 94 punchouts in 93.0 innings of work in 16 contests in the 2021 campaign.

Ex-St. John’s Pitcher Joe Kuzia Inks with Staten Island FerryHawks

A first team ABCA All-Northeast Region selection, Kuzia was a first team All-BIG EAST honoree, who posted a 0.97 ERA with an 0-2 record with 13 saves and 29 strikeouts in 37.0 innings of work in 2014.

SI FerryHawks Ink Ex-NY Yankee Minor Leaguer, Jersey Native Ben Ruta

The 27-year-old batted .253 with 24 longballs and 172 RBI in 1460 at-bats in 403 contests across five seasons of minor league baseball. Ruta reached as high as the Triple-A El Paso Chihuahuas, in the San Diego Padres' system, last campaign.

SI FerryHawks Pick Hard-Throwing Righty Hector Guance 1st Overall in Atlantic League Pro Showcase Draft

He last pitched in the Balitmore Orioles organization for the Delmarva Shorebirds, going 9-6 with a 4.43 ERA in 108.0 innings of work in 24 games in 2019. Overall, for his professional career, Guance has posted a 22-21 record with a 4.41 ERA in 333.5 innings in 91 games across six seasons.