Kevin Franklin led off the bottom of the ninth swinging freely. He tried to hit the first pitch he saw over the Rims but missed. Later in the at-bat he flailed at strike three in the dirt.
MISSOULA – Alex Blandino hit a tie-breaking double in the top of the ninth and the Billings Mustangs tacked on four more runs to defeat the Missoula Osprey 7-2 in the Pioneer League on Wednesday night at Ogren Park at Allegiance Field.
Pitchers have been doctoring baseballs to gain an advantage over hitters for well over 100 years. Some get caught, most don’t.
GREAT FALLS – Four Great Falls pitchers combined on a three-hitter as the Voyagers defeated the Billings Mustangs 2-0 on Saturday night at Centene Stadium.
On a night when the Mustangs’ lineup was scattered with teenagers, a couple “veterans” helped lead the way.
Third-round pick Wyatt Strahan is the highest draft choice listed on the Billings Mustangs’ roster in advance of their Pioneer League opener Monday night against Great Falls.
Plan A for the Idaho Falls Chukars on Wednesday night was for Luis Santos to eliminate his slider so that he could focus on his other pitches.
OGDEN, Utah -- Adam Matthews hit a third-inning grand slam and Carlos Sanchez added a three-run shot in the fourth to spark the Billings Mustangs to a 10-2 victory over Ogden on Saturday at Lindquist Field.
Luke Moran’s baseball life has been about work, whether it’s fighting through a bases-loaded, one-out jam or trudging through arduous rehabilitation of elbow surgery.
OREM, Utah -- Gabriel Rosa hit his second home run of the season and three relief pitchers combined to allow one run in 7 2/3 innings as the Mustangs beat Orem 8-7 in a Pioneer League game Monday.
In the era of pitch counts and protecting pitchers’ arms, especially at the rookie-league level, what Felipe Perez has accomplished his last two starts just doesn’t happen.
GREAT FALLS – The Billings Mustangs lost their fourth straight Pioneer League game Saturday night, falling 4-1 to the Great Falls Voyagers at Centene Stadium.
A quick look at the lineups for tonight's Pioneer League game between the Mustangs and Helena at Dehler Park. First pitch is at 7: