Tag Archive | Liberty Division

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 […]

Dan Lyons Return to the Long Island Ducks

The Long Island Ducks announced on Monday the signing of infielder Dan Lyons for the 2015 season. The shortstop returns to Long Island for his fifth consecutive season with the Flock. “Dan has provided us with strong defense, clutch hitting and a deep passion for the game in each of his four years on Long […]

Long Island Ducks Strong Play has team in Contention for Wild Card Spot

The Long Island Ducks (20-25)  have heated up in the month of August, stringing together some huge series victories to find themselves in Second Place of the Liberty Division. With both the York Revolution and Somerset Patriots in a firm lead for both the Freedom and Liberty Division, the hope for fans of the Flock […]

2014 Atlantic League All-Star Voting Underway

Atlantic League officials have announced that fan balloting for the 2014 Atlantic League All-Star Game is now underway. The league’s 17th Midsummer Classic will be played at Constellation Field, the home of the Sugar Land Skeeters, on Wednesday, July 16 at 8:05 p.m. Voting for the 2014 All-Star Game will run through Tuesday, July 1, and fans […]

Catching up with the Long Island Ducks: The Somerset Patriots Edition

The Long Island Ducks (27-22) remain in second place in the Liberty Division unable to gain ground against the first place Somerset Patriots (31-19) winning two out of four games at TD Bank Ballpark. Long Island started the weekend off strong getting the doubleheader sweep on June 14, winning by the scores of 4-1 and […]

Ducks Walk Off Winners While Welcoming Sixth Millionth Fan

The Long Island Ducks (18-14) had a milestone night in the 6-5 walk-off victory over the Somerset Patriots (21-13) in Atlantic League of Professional Baseball Action on Friday Night Long Island started off the night by welcoming the Sixth Millionth fan to Bethpage Ballpark, as Ted Nellis of East Northport and his family helped the team become […]