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By Mike Harrington » 10:53 AM

An Aug. 4 birthday note: Former Bisons legend Luke Easter, the 1950s-era star whose No. 25 is one of three retired numbers on the left-field fence of Coca-Cola Field, would be 100 years old... Read More

By Budd Bailey » Monday, August 3, 2015

NEWS STAFF REPORT The Buffalo Bisons received some badly needed reinforcements on their off day Monday as they set out on the final road swing of the season to the South Division of the... Read More

By Amy Moritz » Sunday, August 2, 2015

It was a typical Jeff Francis outing. He pitched seven shutout innings. He scattered hits and made key pitches in key situations to get out of a few tricky spots. He gave his team a chance to... Read More

By Amy Moritz » Sunday, August 2, 2015

For the third time in three games, the Buffalo Bisons let a late lead fall away. Up by 1-0 through seven innings, the Herd gave up two runs in the eighth and took a tough 2-1 loss to the Pawtucket... Read More

By Amy Moritz » Saturday, August 1, 2015

The ninth inning has been a difficult time for the Buffalo Bisons. On Thursday, the Herd saw their 4-0 lead against Syracuse evaporate en route to a 5-4 loss to the Chiefs. Saturday night at... Read More

By Amy Moritz » Saturday, August 1, 2015

The chatter has started in the clubhouse. There’s no scoreboard watching. Not yet. Not with a month left in the season. But for the past two weeks, the Buffalo Bisons have been flirting with... Read More

By Amy Moritz » Friday, July 31, 2015

Gary Allenson said in the middle of the 13th inning he asked Caleb Gindl if he ever pitched. “We had Chad Jenkins and that was it,” Allenson said. “I asked if he ever pitched before and he... Read More

By Amy Moritz » Friday, July 31, 2015

Earlier this year Joba Chamberlain and David Price were teammates on the Detroit Tigers pitching staff. Chamberlain landed in the Toronto Blue Jays organization after the Tigers released the... Read More

By Amy Moritz » Thursday, July 30, 2015

Matt Boyd was supposed to be preparing for his start against the Syracuse Chiefs at NBT Bank Stadium Thursday afternoon. Instead he was getting ready to head back to Buffalo, pack up his stuff,... Read More

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

SYRACUSE -- How about these numbers for veteran left-hander Jeff Francis of the Buffalo Bisons? Francis improved his record to 5-0 and pitched seven shutout innings in the Herd’s 6-0 victory... Read More

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About the reporters

Mike Harrington, a Canisius College graduate who began his career as a News reporter in 1987, has covered the Buffalo Bisons since 1992 and Major League Baseball since 1995. A member of the Baseball Writers' Association of America, Harrington has reported on more than 30 MLB postseason series — including every game of the World Series in this century — and all three of the Bisons' championship runs in their modern era. He is a connoisseur of the famous Stadium Mustard at Cleveland's Progressive Field.

Amy Moritz, a native of Lockport, has covered colleges for The Buffalo News since 1999. She has a bachelor's degree in journalism/mass communication from St. Bonaventure University and a master's degree in humanities from the University at Buffalo. An endurance athlete, she has completed several triathlons, half marathons and marathons.