The Cincinnati Reds have assigned former first-round draft picks to the Billings Mustangs in recent years.
When he was a Mustang: It took Reds’ officials less than half a season to see that their 27th overall pick in 2013 was not challenged enough by the Pioneer League. The speedy outfielder hit safely in his first seven games, and Cincinnati moved Ervin out of Billings after he hit .326 in 34 ga…
First-round draft selection Phillip Ervin has been promoted from the Billings Mustangs to Dayton (Ohio) of the Midwest League, it was announced on Tuesday.
Billings Mustangs outfielder Phillip Ervin was named the Pioneer League's player of the week for games July 22-28.
Yes, Ben Lively is a starting pitcher. He knows, though, that he can’t get a win every time he takes the mound for the Billings Mustangs.
Billings Mustangs outfielder Phillip Ervin batted .483 this week while hitting five home runs.
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HELENA – The Helena Brewers outslugged the Billings Mustangs and went on to a 9-7 win Friday night in the Pioneer League.
HELENA – Phillip Ervin had two home runs among four hits and the Billings Mustangs escaped with a 12-11 win over the Helena Brewers on Thursday night after nearly blowing a seven-run lead.
Mercifully, the Mustangs’ homestand has come to an end.
Phillip Ervin came into the Mustangs’ four-game series against Orem on an 11-for-56 slide that caused his batting average to plummet nearly 120 points in a 14-game stretch.
Jon Matthews packs a sleek 190 pounds onto his 6-foot-1 frame, so when he’s in danger of hitting nearly 100 points below his weight, well, that’s just territory better left unoccupied.
The throng of thousands keeps showing up at Dehler Park, and the Mustangs keep disappointing them.
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.
Jose Guzman made a minor adjustment to his pitching motion. It’s made a major impact on his season so far this year for the Billings Mustangs.
MISSOULA -- The Mustangs swept a Pioneer League doubleheader from Missoula on Tuesday by scores of 7-1 and 4-2 at Ogren Park Allegiance Field. Each was a seven-inning game.
Pioneer League fans -- those in Grand Junction in particular -- have patiently waited to see No. 3 overall draft pick Jonathan Gray pitch this season. But the Rockies have taken their time with Gray, and have held him out of live action since the season began June 20. Gray signed with the Ro…
As the Billings Mustangs get ready to begin a 6-game, 5-day road trip tonight with a game in Great Falls, they are probably happy to be away from Dehler Park.
If not for a four-batter stretch in the second inning, the Billings Mustangs and Helena Brewers might still be playing.
Phillip Ervin of the Mustangs hits a triple against Helena on Friday at Dehler Park.