Long Island Ducks, Bridgeport Bluefish To Test Faster Baseball GameThe Long Island Ducks and Bridgeport Bluefish will play an exhibition game Saturday, limiting every batter to just five pitches.
Owners: Increased Economic Burden Will Spell The End For Family Owned LI Duck Farm For three generations Chester Massey, his father, and his sons have been raising world-famous Long Island ducklings from the cradle to the dinner table. By year's end they will mark the end of an era.
Jury Orders Jose Offerman To Pay Nearly $1M In Bat Attack CaseA jury Tuesday awarded $940,000 to former Bridgeport Bluefish catcher Johnathan Nathans, who wanted $4.8 million.
Schwartz: 15 Years Later, Long Island Ducks Are Still QuackingIt was opening night, so I hopped in my car and drove to the ballpark. The atmosphere was electric as the fans packed into the chilly stadium for all of the festivities. But, it wasn’t a Yankees or Mets game.
Report: The Long Island Ducks Are Open To A-Rod PossibilityThe Long Island Ducks are reportedly open to allowing A-Rod to play for them in the Atlantic League.
Ex-Red Sox, Mets Infielder Jose Offerman: I'm 'Not Missing'Jose Offerman said Monday he is not trying to avoid a U.S. lawsuit for attacking two opposing players with a baseball bat in Connecticut six years ago while he was playing for the Long Island Ducks.
Former Red Sox Infielder Jose Offerman Is Missing Amid Attack SuitJose Offerman hit two Bluefish players, John Nathans and pitcher Matt Beech, with a bat. Nathans suffered a head injury that ended his career, and Beech broke the middle finger on his non-throwing hand. As a federal lawsuit over the attack heads to trial, Offerman is nowhere to be found.
Report: Carlos Zambrano Signs With L.I. Ducks, Joins Dontrelle Willis In RotationAccording to Ryan Dunleavy of the Courier News, Carlos Zambrano signed a contract with the Ducks earlier this week. The 31-year-old, formerly one of the top pitchers in the National League, was a three-time All-Star in the majors and the NL wins leader in 2006.
Former Met, Yankee Armando Benitez Resurfaces With Independent Long Island DucksOne of the most ridiculed and criticized -- yet successful -- closers in Mets history is making a comeback. Good ol' Armando Benitez has resurfaced with none other than the Long Island Ducks of the independent Atlantic League.
Nassau County Pushing For Minor League Baseball Team In UniondaleYou've heard about the Subway Series. Well, how about the Expressway Series?