Mejia Returns, Paulino’s Perfect Days, and More in ‘Duck Tales

When the Akron RubberDucks have not been dodging rain drops, they have played with mixed results. To be fair, when six games have been rained out or…

Allen and Mejia Head to the DL and More in ‘Duck Tales

The Akron RubberDucks roster received a big blow this week when the club placed outfielder Greg Allen and catcher Francisco Mejia on the 7-day disabled list with…

Merryweather Honored, Bats Come Alive, and More in This Week’s ‘Duck Tales

The Akron RubberDucks returned home from their six-game road trip Thursday with a 2-3 record and their second postponed contest of the year as rains continued to…

Haase Walks Off the Hero in Ten as Akron Heads to EL Championship; ‘Ducks 1, Curve 0

Eric Haase’s one-out RBI-single in the tenth inning ended a dominating pitching performance by both Akron and Altoona as the RubberDucks defeated the Curve 1-0 to win…

Papi Power Gives Akron Pivotal Game 3 Victory; RubberDucks 9, Curve 4

Five runs batted in from left fielder Mike Papi were more than enough for the Akron RubberDucks as they defeated the Altoona Curve 9-4 to take a…

Late Offensive Surge Sends RubberDucks to Game 1 Win; ‘Ducks 12, Curve 8

A six-run onslaught in the seventh inning, plus three more for good measure in the eighth, pushed the visiting Akron RubberDucks past the Altoona Curve, 12-8, in…

RubberDucks Playoff Bound with Eastern League Western Division Crown

With a win on Sunday, the Akron RubberDucks clinched a playoff berth in the Eastern League playoffs and became the third Cleveland Indians’ minor league affiliate to…

Papi Puts Up, Merryweather Wins First, Streaks, and More in This Week’s ‘Duck Tales

The RubberDucks have endured a lot this season, including a revolving door of players bouncing back and forth between Triple-A Columbus above them and both High-A Lynchburg…

Feyereisen Firing Away, Frazier Among League Leaders, and More in This Week’s ‘Duck Tales

If the Cleveland Indians’ three-game sweep at the hands of the Kansas City Royals felt bad this week, the current eleven-game stretch for their Double-A Akron affiliate…

Chang Hot at the Plate, Bradley Blasting Away, and More in Hillcats Chatter

The Hillcats (35-20) have cooled off some after their hot start, but they are still staying on top of things in the Carolina League, sitting in first…

Frazier’s Return, Papi Promoted, and More in This Week’s ‘Duck Tales

After winning 17 straight games at their Canal Park home, the Akron RubberDucks have suddenly come back down to earth at home after splitting a series last…

Confidence Boosted and Strength Improved for Hillcats’ Mike Papi

There is no doubt that 2016 is an important year in Mike Papi’s career. The former first round pick out of the University of Virginia has been…