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Sandusky lawyer asks appeals court for new trial

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. ?? Jerry Sandusky's lawyer faced skeptical questioning Tuesday from three judges on the Pennsylvania appeals court...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-09-17/sandusky-lawyer-asks-appe
Penn State stuck in purg purgatory two years later

...program that outsiders judged to be running amok weren't nearly harsh enough."This summer I spoke to a group near Wilkes-Barre and afterward, the debate heated up over our family's lawsuit," said Jay Paterno, sitting in a booth at The Corner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-12-26/penn-state-stuck-purg-pur
New Jersey Devils continue to roll

...New Jersey went 0 for 3 on the power play.NOTES: Pittsburgh called up center Zach Sill from its AHL affiliate in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton before the game. Sill skated on the fourth line with Craig Adams and Tanner Glass. ... New Jersey defenseman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2013-11-16/new-jersey-devils-continue
Russell Cross

...Navy in September, 1943, and served in the 3rd, 5th, and 7th Pacific fleets as a navigator on the U.S.S. Wilkes-Barre, a Cleveland class cruiser, which, most notably, fought at the battles of Iwo Jima and Okinawa, and rescued the...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000166988719
Former MVP Ryan Braun suspended for rest of season

...surgery and was hoping to be activated this week. A quadriceps injury developed while he played at Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and caused him to remain on the disabled list. He is not expected at the Yankees' minor league complex in Tampa...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-07-22/former-mvp-ryan-braun-su
MLB Notes

...to the 60-day disabled list.Neal hit .325 with two home runs and 29 RBIs in 72 games with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. He had his contract selected by the Yankees on June 14 and played in four games with the Yankees in two big league...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-08-05/mlb-notes
A-Rod could return to Yankees as soon as Monday

Alex Rodriguez is going to join Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Friday, likely the final stop in his rehabilitation from left hip surgery before he returns to the New York Yankees as early as Monday.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-07-17/rod-could-return-yankees
Overtime

...the Mets.This year he went 8-5 with a 4.97 ERA in 16 games for the Yankees' Triple-A affiliate in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.? In Joliet, Ill., Hall of Fame catcher Carlton Fisk pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor drunken-driving charge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2012-12-27/overtime
Ex-Yellow Jacket Taylor Guerrieri an All-Star in minors

...ERA. The Augusta GreenJackets and Greensboro Grasshoppers were tied for second at 3.70. NEW NAME: The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees, the Triple-A team playing all its games on the road this season because of stadium renovations, will play...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-08-11/ex-yellow-jacket-taylor-
American League notes

...on Wednesday at the Yankees' minor league complex in Tampa, Fla.Since pitching April 18 at Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, Prior has made just one minor league appearance because of a strained groin and back soreness. He expects to pitch...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2011-08-04/american-league-notes