After taking the first game of the doubleheader 10-5, Las Vegas was shut out in the second game, losing 3-0 at Cashman Field.
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Las Vegas’ Art Santo Domingo, 77, keeps his pencil sharp and scorecard ready as part-time official scorer for Giants and A’s.
After a slow start to his Triple-A career, Robert Gsellman turned in his third straight quality start Sunday. But for the second straight game, he was a hard-luck loser as the 51s fell 4-0 to El Paso at Cashman Field.
51s manager Wally Backman was not ready to have Saturday’s game story be the season obituary, while acknowledging his team is running out of time.
In the American Legion baseball state final last season, the Las Vegas Aces blew a three-run lead in the ninth inning and wound up losing to the Las Vegas Knights in the 11th.
Buyers at the trade deadline for a change, the Miami Marlins believe they now have enough starting pitching to make a playoff push.
A bloop single led to a seven-run inning for the Fresno Grizzlies that was more than enough to blow Las Vegas away Friday night at Chukchansi Park.
The 51s have lost eight of their past 12 games and have struggled mightily with runners in scoring position. Las Vegas returns to Cashman Field on Saturday for a four-game series against El Paso.
Las Vegas and Fresno split the two games in their Thursday doubleheader, with Las Vegas winning Game 1 and dropping the nightcap.
A trio of home runs and a spot start by a pitcher making his second Triple-A start of the season were enough for Las Vegas Wednesday night as they evened the series with Fresno with a 6-3 win at Chukchansi Park.
Robert Gsellman was great for Las Vegas Tuesday night but Cesar Valdez was better for Fresno, and the 51s dropped the series opener against the Grizzlies 1-0 at Chukchansi Park in Fresno.
Josh and Nicole Smoker have been together since their senior year of high school, save for a yearlong break tossed in, and were married in December 2014.
Kyle Jensen hit two home runs for Reno late in the game, sending the 51s to a 3-2 loss at Cashman Field.
Almost immediately a pitcher finishes his start, he’s focusing on building his arm and body back up to do it again five days later.
Brandon Nimmo will see at least four days in center field and a couple at the corner outfield positions.
The New York Yankees have agreed to a blockbuster trade that will send closer Aroldis Chapman to the Chicago Cubs, according to multiple reports Monday.
In the top half of the seventh, the 51s saw a two-run lead slip away with a pair of solo home runs. In the bottom half, they saw a prime scoring opportunity disappear with a triple play.
Las Vegas took the second game of its series with Reno despite starter Gabriel Ynoa getting tagged for six runs.
The 51s had to charter a flight for $68,000 after their flight from Omaha was canceled.
The Blue Sox are the top seed in the double-elimination tournament, which ends July 30. The team is carrying over Basic’s momentum from winning the school’s first state baseball title in 29 years in the spring.
Robert Gsellman turned in his finest outing as a 51 helping Las Vegas avoid a sweep and salvage a victory over the Storm Chasers 4-2.
Here is a by-the-numbers look at the Las Vegas 51s this season and how they compare to the rest of the Pacific Coast League.
Every time the 51s tried to cut the deficit, the Storm Chasers got their lead right back. Las Vegas could never get within two runs and ended up falling 8-2 to Omaha Wednesday night at Werner Park.