Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Saturday, August 13, 2011

Hardball Talk: MiLB.com launches free “Triple-A” app

Using an interface modeled after the MLB At Bat 2011 app, minorleaguebaseball.com is now offering the free Milb.com Triple-A app, providing scoreboard and pitch-tracker information for every Triple-A game over the rest of the season.

The app also features a customizable home screen that can be set up with one’s favorite affiliate, archived box scores from the 2011 season, roster information and schedules.
.

Tripon Posted: August 13, 2011 at 11:37 AM | 5 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: business, media, minor leagues

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. cabintwelve Posted: August 13, 2011 at 01:53 PM (#3899215)
It's an iPhone app, which makes it slightly less awesome then the MLB at bat iPad app, but still. Sweet. I'll be smoking the milb.com pipe the rest of the season.

The first game I checked was yesterday's Rochester vs. Columbus tilt. Kipnis, Carrera, Duncan and Chisenhall made the box score. I thought that was impressive considering they all played in Cleveland last night, until I realized they finished a suspended game from June...
   2. AROM Posted: August 13, 2011 at 09:40 PM (#3899364)
Pretty sweet. The gameday interface on the iPhone only gives pitch by pitch detail for the current inning, and with no day AAA games, I'll have to check it out tonight.

I wonder if this "Gameday for the MiLB.com Triple-A app delivers pitch details, up-to-the-moment scoring, play-by-play summaries and more"
means just ball/strike calls, or public pitch f/x data for the minors?
   3. bobm Posted: August 13, 2011 at 10:59 PM (#3899381)
I guess minorleaguebaseball.com was inspired to launch this app mid-season by Mr. Obama's recent declaration that "we will always be a AAA country."
   4. hokieneer Posted: August 13, 2011 at 11:15 PM (#3899384)
Free beta testers. Next spring the app will be version 2.0, with more features, and a 7.99 price tag.
   5. AROM Posted: August 14, 2011 at 02:24 AM (#3899443)
It'll be worth it. Pretty sweet as is.

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
A triple short of the cycle
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogIs Charlie Brown the Worst Manager Ever? – The Hardball Times
(67 - 11:54pm, Mar 02)
Last: Lassus

NewsblogOT: Monthly NBA Thread - March 2015
(67 - 11:47pm, Mar 02)
Last: theboyqueen

NewsblogOTP - March: You’re out, tobacco: Bill would ban products at all California baseball venues
(289 - 11:38pm, Mar 02)
Last: Lassus

NewsblogKeri: The 30: Offseason Stock Report
(17 - 11:27pm, Mar 02)
Last: RoyalsRetro (AG#1F)

NewsblogThe world we live in…Man has it changed. ADDENDUM! | 38 Pitches
(67 - 11:24pm, Mar 02)
Last: the Hugh Jorgan returns

NewsblogOT: Wrestling Thread November 2014
(652 - 11:08pm, Mar 02)
Last: NJ in DC (Now with Wife!)

NewsblogGuerrero believes he can help contribute to Dodgers now | dodgers.com
(7 - 10:36pm, Mar 02)
Last: Dan

NewsblogSale fractures right foot in accident at home | MLB.com
(20 - 9:44pm, Mar 02)
Last: zonk

NewsblogWith Upton out, Braves can get good look at CF options | Atlanta Braves blog
(19 - 8:11pm, Mar 02)
Last: PreservedFish

NewsblogOT: Soccer January 2015
(608 - 8:06pm, Mar 02)
Last: Richard

NewsblogMLB Network: Carlos Pena explains Effective Velocity (video)
(8 - 7:50pm, Mar 02)
Last: dr. scott

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 3-2-2015
(22 - 7:21pm, Mar 02)
Last: Edmundo got dem ol' Kozma blues again mama

NewsblogAlex Rodriguez Attends First-Base School, but a Key Item Is Absent
(27 - 7:09pm, Mar 02)
Last: AJMcCringleberry

NewsblogFull Count » Finally healthy, Dustin Pedroia proclaims ‘I’m not messing around’
(11 - 6:32pm, Mar 02)
Last: BDC

NewsblogYankees Rookie Nervously Tells A-Rod How Much He Used To Hate Him As A Kid
(8 - 5:39pm, Mar 02)
Last: Howie Menckel

Page rendered in 6.2120 seconds
48 querie(s) executed