Tag Archive | Cody Puckett

Puckett Returns; Vance Joins the Long Island Ducks for the 2015 Season

 The three-time Atlantic League champion Long Island Ducks  announced on Tuesday the signings of infielder Cody Puckett and pitcher Kevin Vance. Puckett returns for his second consecutive season with the Ducks while Vance begins his first year on Long Island. “Cody put together a strong season in 2014 and brings both offensive and defensive talent […]

Long Island Ducks Finalize 2015 Coaching Staff; Marty Janzen Joins the Flock

The three-time Atlantic League champion Long Island Ducks  announced on Wednesday the finalization of their coaching staff for the 2015 season. In addition to the return of manager Kevin Baez, bench coach Bud Harrelson and hitting coach Lew Ford, Marty Janzen will begin his first season as pitching coach for the Ducks. “Marty brings a wealth […]

Lew Ford Returns to the Long Island Ducks

The three-time Atlantic League champion Long Island Ducks announced on Monday the signing of outfielder and hitting coach Lew Ford. The former Major Leaguer returns for his fifth season with the Ducks and second as a player/coach. “Lew had one of the best individual seasons in Atlantic League history and helped our offense lead the league in […]

Catching Up with the Long Island Ducks: Bridgeport Bluefish Series

  The Long Island Ducks (2-11) struggles continues as the team dropped a three-game set with the Bridgeport Bluefish (9-5) in Atlantic League of Professional Baseball action that was held at Bethpage Ballpark from Tuesday to Wednesday. Five Ducks hitters have had multiple-hit games during this stretch as Lew Ford, Fehlandt Lentini, Brandon Bantz, Brendan […]

Catching up with the Long Island Ducks: Final Two Versus Skeeters

The Long Island Ducks (33-24) was able to pick up a victory (3-2) on Sunday June 22, before having their three game winning streak snapped (12-5) on Monday June 23. In the victory on Sunday starter John Brownell (7-3) earned the victory, tossing all nine innings, allowing two runs on six hits and two walks while […]

Ducks Complete Doubleheader Sweep over Skeeters

The Long Island Ducks (32-23) completed the day/night doubleheader sweep over the Sugar Land Skeeters (30-26) in Atlantic League of Professional Baseball action on June 21-winning Game Two by a final of 2-1. Long Island was able to strike first yet again in the second game, this time in the bottom of the fifth inning […]

Ferry Cup Series Split as Finale Postponed due to Rain

The Long Island Ducks (25-20) and the Bridgeport Bluefish (17-29) will have to decide the Ferry Cup Series another day as the Finale which was scheduled for Friday, June 13 was postponed due to the inclement weather. Bridgeport was able to gain the 3-1 Game One victory on Wednesday, as Juan Martinez recorded two RBIs and Denny Almonte […]