May 19, 2014 (0 comments)
The Columbus Clippers went down early and never made it back against the Syracuse Chiefs Monday. Columbus lost 5-0 even though it outhit Syracuse, seven to six. Leadoff man Elliot Johnson finished with two hits, but three runs through three innings for the Chiefs was enough. Scott Barnes lasted just 2.1 innings as he gave up those three runs on just two hits with two walks.
May 17, 2014 (0 comments)
The Columbus Clippers snapped a four-game losing streak as they traveled to Syracuse, N.Y., to face the Red Wings Saturday night.
Columbus trumped the Red Wings, 8-1, in their first game of the four-game series. Travis Banwart took the mound for the Clippers, going 5.2 innings, with seven hits and one run. Banwart earned his third win against Syracuse.
May 14, 2014 (0 comments)
The Columbus Clippers took a 4-2 lead into the bottom of the sixth inning Wednesday, but came out with a 5-4 loss after the Rochester Red Wings walked off in the ninth. The game was delayed due to rain, but Rochester was not phased as it pulled of the comeback win. Columbus starter T.J. House tossed 5.2 four-run innings while Vinnie Pestano got the loss in relief. House has a 2.40 ERA this season.
May 12, 2014 (0 comments)
After going down to an early 3-0 deficit, the Columbus Clippers found a way to beat the Syracuse Chiefs, 5-4, Monday in Columbus. The Chiefs scored twice in the second and once in the fourth before Columbus tacked one on the board in the bottom of the fourth frame. The Clippers then scored three times in the seventh to take the lead, then sealed the win in the bottom of the ninth after Syracuse tied it in the top half.
May 11, 2014 (0 comments)
A tied up ball game in the seventh, the Columbus Clippers had the bases loaded with two outs. David Cooper stepped into the box and delivered a hit right down the left field line, bringing in Audy Ciriaco and Tim Fedroff to score. The double put Columbus up for the first time in the game 4-2. The Clippers late rally proved to be enough to take the win 4-2. They lead the series with the Syracuse Chiefs 2-0.
May 7, 2014 (0 comments)
The Columbus Clippers jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the second inning Wednesday and never looked back. The Clippers finished the night by winning 7-0 against the Rochester Red Wings. New addition Giovanny Urshela continued his torrid start to his stay in Columbus with two hits, including a tousle, and two RBIs.
May 5, 2014 (0 comments)
Giovanny Urshela tallied two hits and two runs while Matt Carson went 3 for 3 to lead the Columbus Clippers to a win against Rochester, 6-4. Tyler Cloyd pitched five innings and the Clippers' bullpen added four shutout frames in support. The win moved Columbus within one game of a .500 record.
May 5, 2014 (1 comments)
After splitting the week with three wins and two losses, the Clippers have finally started to show consistency. Columbus returns to Huntington Park Monday sporting a 13-15 record and sit second in the International League West standings. The IBI's Adrienne Robbins reviews the week that was for the Clippers.
April 28, 2014 (0 comments)
Coming up on the one month mark and after a rocky start, Columbus has begun to even things out. The Clippers' record has yet to reach the .500 mark, but after winning five of the last seven they are inching closer (.455). The IBI's Adrienne Robbins reviews the week that was for the Clippers.
April 26, 2014 (0 comments)
The Columbus Clippers stretched the game to 11 innings, but eventually fell to the Norfolk Tides, 3-2, Saturday night. The loss brought Columbus to three games under .500 after the team gave up the deciding run in the second inning of extra play. Travis Banwart's shutout play through 5.2 innings of work went to waste, but the overall pitching performance was a bright spot for the Clippers.
April 23, 2014 (0 comments)
After leading early in the game, the Columbus Clippers lost 3-2 to the Gwinnett Braves Wednesday. Columbus scored both its runs in the bottom of the first inning before allowing one in the fourth and the deciding runs in the eighth. The Clippers' third and forth batters – Nyjer Morgan and Jesus Aguilar – both went 0-4 in the game.
April 23, 2014 (1 comments)
It has been a rocky start to the season to say the least for the Columbus Clippers. At 7-10 the Clippers just recently rose above Toledo in the International League West standings to get out of last place. Although the team has struggled to get to the .500 mark, there's been a glimmer of hope from many players. The IBI's Adrienne Robbins takes a look at how the Clippers are playing in her recent notebook...
April 21, 2014 (0 comments)
Jose Ramirez blasted two home runs as the Columbus Clippers beat the Toledo Mud Hens 6-4 Monday night. While Columbus still sits at the bottom of the division, the win snapped a three-game losing streak. Overall the Clippers are off to a slow start, but continued offensive outings like that of Ramirez should improve their fortunes.
April 19, 2014 (0 comments)
J.D. Martinez stole the show with three home runs in the opener before another in the night cap as Toledo beat Columbus twice Saturday. Tyler Cloyd struggled, as did game No. 2 starter Toru Murata, leading to a total of 15 Mud Hen runs on the day. The Clippers stormed back for a shot to win the second game, but ended up falling 7-6.
April 16, 2014 (0 comments)
After two days of postponements due to weather, the Columbus Clippers took on the Toledo Mud Hens Wednesday. The Clippers hung on to win 3-1, after starting off with a 2-0 lead in the first inning. Highly-ranked pitching prospect Trevor Bauer pitched six scoreless innings, giving up five hits and a walk while striking out nine Toledo batters.
April 14, 2014 (0 comments)
The Clippers are 3-7 to start the season and although it's early are tied for last in the International League West standings with the Toledo Mudhens. Columbus' problems have been inconsistent with the losses coming between one and eight runs. Another week has passed in the season and there is still no one place to blame for the struggling Clippers. Join Adrienne Robbins as she goes Sailing with the Clippers.
April 14, 2014 (0 comments)
After a Monday postponement due to rain, the Columbus Clippers get set for a busy week. Jesus Aguilar and Tyler Cloyd or looking to continue hot starts, while a handful of Clippers hope to turn it around. Overall, Columbus needs to reverse a slow start to the season.
April 12, 2014 (0 comments)
The Columbus Clippers continued their slow start to the season with a 12-4 loss to Lousiville Saturday. Columbus starter Brett Brach couldn't make it out of the first inning as a 2-0 lead turned into a 6-2 deficit for the visitors. A pair of two-run innings weren't enough to salvage the game for Columbus as the team was outhit by the Bats, 15 to seven.
April 9, 2014 (0 comments)
The Columbus Clippers fell 4-1 against Louisville Wednesday after a seventh inning grand slam. Scott Barnes allowed the bomb to the first batter he faced, pinning three runs on starter T.J. House, who had pitched a scoreless six innings off the bat. Bryan LaHair drove in Carlos Moncrief with a sharp single, but the lone run wasn't enough for Columbus to sneak out with a win.
April 9, 2014 (2 comments)
Unfortunately for the Clippers their season hasn't exactly started off with a bang. After two rainouts Columbus is 0-4 going into their second series of the season. Join the IBI's Adrienne Robbins as she takes us Sailing with the Clippers in our weekly Triple-A Columbus notebook.