Search Results for: Joe Newby

Newby shows off versatility (Baseball)

If nothing else, Joe Newby of Soldotna has proven to be one of the more versatile pitchers for the Triple-A Albuquerque Isotopes. He’s been an emergency starter, a long reliever, a set-up man, a scheduled starter and a middle reliever. Newby, 29, is one of only three pitchers on the team to appear in 20… Read more »

Newby bags 15th career win (Baseball)

Soldotna’s Joe Newby collected a milestone victory last night in Triple-A, picking up his 15th career victory since turning pro in 2005. A relief pitcher for the Albuquerque Isotopes, Newby threw the seventh and eighth innings in a 6-4 win over New Orleans. He gave up a run and struck out four. Newby improved to… Read more »

No love for Newby in rare start (Baseball)

He traded zeros and looked like a hero for the Triple-A Albuquerque Isotopes tonight, but in the end Soldotna’s Joe Newby suffered a cruel fate. The 29-year-old right-hander took the loss despite a solid 4.1 innings of work in which he gave up six hits and two runs. However, he didn’t give up either run…. Read more »

How do you spell relief: Newby (Baseball)

Tonight’s Triple-A baseball game between Round Rock and Albuquerque featured 36 hits and eight pitchers, and Albuquerque reliever Joe Newby of Soldotna was the only one not to allow a base hit. The 29-year-old righty lowered his ERA to 4.58 after throwing 1.1 innings of scoreless relief in the sixth and seventh during a 13-10… Read more »

Newby promoted to Triple-A (Baseball)

The roller-coaster minor-league career of Soldotna’s Joe Newby has brought him back to the doorstep of the big leagues. The 29-year-old right-handed pitcher with the Los Angeles Dodgers organization was promoted recently to Triple-A Albuquerque after a strong start at Double-A Chattanooga. Newby got his first start tonight, although it didn’t go well. He gave… Read more »

Newby get back on track (Baseball)

When the Chattanooga Lookouts needed a pitcher to throw some long relief tonight, they turned to Joe Newby of Soldotna. And he didn’t disappoint. The 29-year-old right-hander tossed four innings of one-run relief and delivered a single in his only at-bat during a 5-1 victory over the Carolina Mudcats. Newby earned the win, improving to… Read more »

Newby nets win, hold in 5 days (Baseball)

It was supposed to be his day to start, but pitcher Joe Newby of Soldotna wasn’t on the mound when the Double-A Chattanooga Lookouts took the field tonight. But that doesn’t mean he didn’t pitch. The 29-year-old right-hander entered the game as a reliever and earned a hold for holding the lead in a 5-2… Read more »

Newby back, stronger than ever (Baseball)

Fresh off the DL, Soldotna pitcher Joe Newby picked up right where he left off before his arm injury. The right-handed starter for the Double-A Chattanooga Lookouts – a Dodgers affiliate – tossed five strong innings during a 3-0 loss in his first appearance of the young season. Newby, of SoHi fame, allowed just four… Read more »

Newby throws in Caribbean Series (Baseball)

On the road to the big leagues, Soldotna starting pitcher Joe Newby’s path has taken him all across the country. Even to Puerto Rico. Two years after advancing to Triple-A Tacoma only to suffer an injury to his right throwing arm that threatened to end his career, Newby was back on the big stage during… Read more »

Newby throws 6 strong innings in loss (Baseball)

Soldotna’s Joe Newby threw a season-high 84 pitches and retired 10 consecutive batters at one point, yet it wasn’t enough to fight off defeat. The Southern Maryland Blue Crabs right-handed pitcher, in his sixth professional season, earned a spot start tonight and showed moxie in going six innings, his longest outing in 27 appearances this… Read more »