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Crabs camp, where kids and players meet

It’s time to register girls and boys for the youth baseball camps. Crabs Coach Eric Giacone hand-picks players from the Crabs roster, both for their skills and their ability to work well with kids. What a great chance to learn fundamentals and to get to know this year’s players. There are two levels of camps: ...

A hard-earned victory for Crabs

Erik Fraser Humboldt Crabs ARCATA – Ask any baseball player, and they’ll tell you that the last thing you want on getaway day on the road is to go into extra innings. You want a quick game so you can get on the road and head home. But you don’t always get what you want....

Crabs to honor Scott Eskra on June 6

    The Crabs will honor one of their own, former Crabs third baseman Scott Eskra on Wednesday, June 6. Fans are asked to wear his number 24 or his initials to the ballpark. Eskra died at the young age of 42 in an industrial accident last March in Hydesville. He was inducted into the...

Humboldt Crabs players are smitten with kittens

Companion Animal Foundation is doing a pinup calendar with handsome men and kittens. Of course they had to include some Crabs players. The 2018 calendar, titled “Cats and Casanovas,” is part of the group's fundraising campaign to purchase a completely outfitted mobile veterinarian clinic, estimated to cost $110,000. Last week the calendar organizers brought a...

The inside scoop on the Humboldt Crabs’ dirty laundry

Just by chance, I happened to sit next to Michelle Butler at a game recently. She was passing out healthy looking salads, grilled chicken to put on top, and homemade dressing to a group of friends and relatives. She did it with skill and grace, not an easy task for the top row of the...

The inside scoop on the Humboldt Crabs’ dirty laundry

Just by chance, I happened to sit next to Michelle Butler at a game recently. She was passing out healthy looking salads, grilled chicken to put on top, and homemade dressing to a group of friends and relatives. She did it with skill and grace, not an easy task for the top row of the...

Crab Gab: Join the Humboldt Crabs green team!

Bob Felter wants you! Yes, you up there in the stands. Join the new Crabs Green Team and after you help clean up the Crabs section of U.S. Highway 101 and don gloves to pick up the shrapnel from the July 14 and August 5 fireworks shows at the Arcata Ball Park, swag will come...

Crabs’ weekend sweep puts lone loss in rearview

Erik Fraser Humboldt Crabs ARCATA – The throng of young fans joyfully descending on home plate for the traditional Sunday postgame run around the bases after a sweep of the visiting California Expos on a sunny but breezy afternoon was a stark but satisfying contrast to the way the week had started for the Humboldt...

VICTORY! Crabs end summer as champions

Erik Fraser Humboldt Crabs ARCATA – Another season, another storybook ending. For the second straight season and sixth time in seven years, the Humboldt Crabs finished off their season by claiming a tournament championship in front of their home crowd, this time winning the second annual Humboldt Invitational Tournament by hammering the Auburn Wildcats 18-5...

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