Las Vegas and Fresno split the two games in their Thursday doubleheader, with Las Vegas winning Game 1 and dropping the nightcap.
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Greg Maddux, the Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher and 1984 Valley High School graduate, will join the UNLV baseball team as a volunteer pitching coach starting in the fall.
51s catcher Johnny Monell is going through a hot streak like few hitters do, and the hope of him playing in the major leagues again is not as dim as it may appear for a 30-year-old catcher.
Greg Maddux has always served as his son Chase’s unofficial pitching coach. Next season, the Baseball Hall of Famer might formally tutor his son — an incoming UNLV sophomore — as the Rebels’ pitching coach.
Catcher Kevin Plawecki and designated hitter Johnny Monell each homered and combined for eight RBIs to back another solid outing by Darin Gorski as the Las Vegas 51s routed the Salt Lake Bees 10-4.
There will be plenty of local star power when the MLB All-Star Game hits San Diego next week. Las Vegans Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals and Kris Bryant of the Chicago Cubs were both selected as starters for the National League team on Tuesday.
Las Vegas 51s outfielder Travis Taijeron will compete in the Triple-A Home Run Derby on Monday at BB&T Ballpark in Charlotte, the league announced today.
Robert Gsellman took a step in the right direction Monday, throwing a simulated game with no issues.
As part of the Los Angeles Dodgers’ game on July 4, a bald eagle soared over Dodgers Stadium before the team’s game against the Baltimore Orioles.
Sean Gilmartin spent six innings on cruise control. The lefty was quick and efficient as he sent down the Salt Lake Bees in his first start back from the Mets.
When Dilson Herrera arrived in the United States as a teenager for spring training, he became a frequent customer at a Florida Applebee’s. He didn’t speak much English. “I learned the words chicken wings with ranch and fries and for the first month, I was ordering that every day,” Herrera said.
The Las Vegas 51s will kick off a rare three-game series Monday as they host the Salt Lake Bees. Here are five players to watch in the series.
With the possible exception of football and Thanksgiving, no sport and holiday go together quite like baseball and the Fourth of July.
After scoring just four runs in their past 24 innings, the 51s finally broke through in the seventh inning Sunday with a six-run outburst. That erased a four-run deficit and propelled the team to an 8-5 victory over the Tacoma Rainiers.
Las Vegan Donn Roach allowed two runs in five innings as the Tacoma Rainiers beat the Las Vegas 51s 9-2 on Saturday in Tacoma, Washington. Roach improved to 5-4 this season.
No matter the weather or how the home team is doing, Bruce Reiner keeps the fun going in the stands while trying to sell beer, peanuts and other classic snacks.
The 51s, one of the PCL’s top hitting teams, managed just five hits in seven innings off Tacoma Rainiers starter Cody Martin in a 9-1 loss at Tacoma, Washington.
A pair of home runs by players who started the season with the New York Mets backed a quality performance by Darin Gorski to lead the 51s to a 7-3 victory at the Tacoma Rainiers.
Coastal Carolina coach Gary Gilmore often said he just wanted his team to reach the College World Series. Now they’re heading back to Conway, South Carolina, with the school’s first national championship in any sport.
When the PCL All-Stars take the field for the Triple-A All-Star Game July 13, Las Vegas fans will see three familiar faces.
The 51s hit the road for a four-game series with the Tacoma Rainiers before coming back home for Independence Day. Here are five players to watch in the series against Tacoma:
The 51s and 127 other teams will wear the specialty caps as part of a fund-raising initiative for Welcome Back Veterans, which aids military families.
Minor League Baseball publicly threw its support Wednesday behind legislation in the House of Representatives that would render minor league players ineligible for overtime pay granted to other hourly workers.