2018 News

  • Crushers Release 2019 Slate
    October 16, 2018
    The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy Health, released their 2019 schedule on Tuesday, featuring eight weekends and home games on July 3rd and 4th!
  • Thank You to Our Fans
    September 06, 2018
    Wow...what a season! The 2018 Crushers season is officially in the books, and what a year it has been.
  • Private Lessons Available
    September 06, 2018
    Emmanuel Quiles, our Bench/Catching coach, will be providing private baseball lessons during this off-season.
  • Crushers Close Season on High Note
    September 02, 2018
    AVON, OHIO. -- The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy, closed out the regular season with their 50th win of the year after a 10-4 win over Washington on Sunday afternoon. 
  • Racusin’s Walk-off Blast Lifts Crushers
    September 01, 2018
    AVON, OHIO. -- The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy, kept their playoff hopes alive in walk-off fashion on Saturday night in a 6-5 win over Washington. Zach Racusin homered in the ninth inning to lift Lake Erie to their 49th win of the season. 
  • Romero Sets Record in Big Win
    August 31, 2018
    AVON, OHIO. -- The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy, used an offensive explosion and another lights out performance from Alex Romero to keep their playoff hopes alive in an 11-4 win over the Washington Wild Things on Friday night. 
  • Lake Erie Crushers Win 2018 Frontier League Honors
    August 30, 2018
    The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy Health, have captured three prestigious 2018 Frontier League Awards.
  • Crushers Split Double Header
    August 30, 2018
    The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy Health, saw their playoff hopes take a hit on Thursday evening at Sprenger Stadium, as they split a double header with the Windy City Thunderbolts, dropping game one 3-2, and won game two, 3-0.
  • Crushers fall in Slugfest
    August 28, 2018
    The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy Health, fell victim to two big innings on Tuesday evening at Sprenger Healthcare Stadium, as they dropped the series opener to the Windy City Thunderbolts, 15-9.
  • Romero Shines in Crusher victory
    August 23, 2018
    The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy Health, held the Joliet Slammers to just five hits on Thursday evening at Sprenger Stadium, getting seven scoreless innings from Alex Romero as they avoided a sweep with a 3-0 win.
  • Crushers Swept in Doubleheader
    August 22, 2018
    AVON, OHIO. -- The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy, lost both ends of a doubleheader to the Joliet Slammers on Wednesday night. The Slammers rolled to a 9-3 win in game one and then beat the Crushers 2-1 in game two. 
  • Indians Sign Third Sacker Hutcheon to Finish Season
    August 21, 2018
    The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy Health, announced Monday the Cleveland Indians have signed infielder Dane Hutcheon to a minor-league contract.
  • Boomers Power Way to Series Win
    August 19, 2018
    SCHAUMBURG, ILLINOIS. -- The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy, saw another lead disappear late as Schaumburg hit four home runs, including three in the seventh en route to a 10-4 win.
  • Lake Erie Evens Key Series
    August 18, 2018
    SCHAUMBURG, ILLINOIS. -- The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy, rode another excellent pitching performance from Alex Romero en route to a 3-1 win on Saturday night over the Schaumburg Boomers. 
  • Boomers Stun Crushers
    August 17, 2018
    SCHAUMBURG, ILLINOIS. -- The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy, were four outs away from securing a victory in game one of their series against Schaumburg but a late rally in the eighth proved to be the difference as the Crushers fell 3-2. 
  • Crushers Announce Playoff Pass Availability
    August 16, 2018
    The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy Health, announced today they will be selling a special Playoff Pass, in anticipation of the team making the 2018 Frontier League Playoffs.
  • Home Woes Continue
    August 16, 2018
    AVON, OHIO. -- The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy, saw their struggles at home and against Joliet continue on Thursday night. The Slammers scored four times in the third and cruised to a 5-1 win. 
  • Crushers Fall Flat in Game Two
    August 15, 2018
    AVON, OHIO. -- The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy, were unable to slow down the Joliet offense on Wednesday night as they dropped game two by the score of 12-5.
  • Joliet Slips Past Crushers
    August 14, 2018
    AVON, OHIO. -- The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy, took an early lead against the Joliet Slammers but after losing the lead the Crushers couldn’t get a timely hit as they fell in extra innings by the score of 5-3. 
  • Pitching Leads the Way in Crushers Win
    August 12, 2018
    AVON, OHIO. -- The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy, got another great pitching performance from Alex Romero and a timely home run from Dane Hutcheon to beat Traverse City 3-0 on Sunday afternoon. 
  • Crushers Halt Home Skid
    August 11, 2018
    The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy Health, entertained a crowd of 2,574 fans at Sprenger Stadium to a pitcher’s duel on Saturday night, as the Crushers came away with their first win at home in over two weeks, topping the Traverse City Beach Bums, 2-1.
  • Home Woes Continue
    August 10, 2018
    The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy Health, were victimized by a pair of five run innings at Sprenger Healthcare Stadium on Friday night, as they dropped their series opener to the Traverse City Beach Bums, 12-6.
  • Bullpen Leads the Way in Crushers Win
    August 09, 2018
    CRESTWOOD, ILLINOIS. -- The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy, endured a 41 minute rain delay and the bullpen covered the final six innings to lead the Crushers to a 3-1 win over Windy City. 
  • Tough Night for Crushers
    August 08, 2018
    CRESTWOOD, ILLINOIS. -- The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy, fell to Windy City on Wednesday night by the score of 5-0. The Crushers offense only manufactured seven hits as the ThunderBolts evened the series at a game a piece. 
  • Romero Pitches Shutout in Windy City
    August 07, 2018
    CRESTWOOD, ILLINOIS. -- The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy, got a compete game effort from Alex Romero en route to a 2-0 win over the Windy City ThunderBolts. It was their first nine inning complete game of the season. 
  • Crushers Fall in Series Finale
    August 05, 2018
    FLORENCE, KY. -- The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy, wrapped up their last regular season series against the west division with a 7-5 loss to the Florence Freedom on Sunday afternoon. 
  • Offense Carries Crushers
    August 04, 2018
    FLORENCE, KY. -- The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy, got another strong showing from their offense as they pounded out 13 hits en route to a 7-5 win over the Florence Freedom on Saturday night. 
  • Crushers Back in Win Column 
    August 03, 2018
    FLORENCE, KY. -- The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy, got back in the win column on Friday night, with a 5-4 win over the Florence Freedom. The win snapped the Crushers five game losing streak. 
  • Grizzlies Complete Sweep
    August 02, 2018
    AVON, OHIO. -- The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy, finished off a six game home stand with a 9-1 loss to the Gateway Grizzlies. The loss ended a home stand in which the Crushers went 1-5 including five straight losses. 
  • Grizzlies Roll Past Crushers
    August 01, 2018
    AVON, OHIO. -- The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy, fell behind early and couldn’t recover against the Gateway Grizzlies on Wednesday afternoon as they fell by the score of 7-1. 
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