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Hall of Famer Gaylord Perry headlines Richmond Flying Squirrels Hot Stove Banquet

The Richmond Flying Squirrels, Double-A affiliate of the San Francisco Giants, are pleased to announce that Hall of Fame pitcher and 314-game winner Gaylord Perry will headline the fifth annual Charity Hot Stove Banquet on Wednesday, January 21 at VCU’s Stuart C. Siegel Center.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels unveil 2015 coaching staff

The 2014 World Series Champion San Francisco Giants have announced the 2015 Field Staff for their Double-A affiliate, the Richmond Flying Squirrels. Taking control as the new Manager is Jose Alguacil, replacing Russ Morman after a successful campaign for the Squirrels last year.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels announce Diamond upgrades, 2015 ticket structure

The Richmond Flying Squirrels, Double-A affiliate of the 2014 World Series Champion San Francisco Giants, are proud to announce three new renovation projects to enhance fan experience at The Diamond.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels extend broadcast partnership with Fox Sports 910

The Richmond Flying Squirrels, Double-A affiliate of the San Francisco Giants, are pleased to announce a three-year extension to their partnership with IHeartMedia, Inc.


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Binghamton Mets win Eastern League, top Richmond Flying Squirrels, 2-1

The Binghamton Mets (3-0) claimed their first Eastern League title in 20 years with a walk-off, 2-1, win over the Richmond Flying Squirrels (0-3) on Friday night at NYSEG Stadium.


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B-Mets drop Richmond Flying Squirrels in Game 2, 5-1

The Binghamton Mets (2-0) took a commanding two-games-to-none lead over the Richmond Flying Squirrels (0-2) in the best-of-five ELCS with a, 5-1, win at The Diamond on Wednesday night.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels, San Francisco Giants extend partnership

The Richmond Flying Squirrels, in conjunction with their parent affiliate, the San Francisco Giants, have announced a two-year extension to the player development contract (PDC) between the two organizations.


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Binghamton Mets take Game 1 from Richmond, 5-2

The Binghamton Mets (1-0) handled the Richmond Flying Squirrels (0-1), 5-2, in game one of the Eastern League Championship Series on Tuesday night at The Diamond.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels top Akron, 2-1, take 2-1 lead in playoff series

Left-hander Ty Blach led a trio of Flying Squirrels’ hurlers to a three-hit shutout, as Richmond (2-1), claimed a thrilling, 1-0, win over the Akron RubberDucks (1-2) in front of 5,944 at The Diamond on Friday night.


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UVA alum Will Roberts leads Akron past Richmond, 5-1

Richmond-native Will Roberts guided the Akron RubberDucks (1-1) past the Richmond Flying Squirrels (1-1), 5-1, on Thursday night at Canal Park. The win allowed the Ducks to level the series at a game apiece as the scene shifts to The Diamond for the remaining games in the series.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels outlast Akron, 3-2, take Game 1

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (1-0) rebounded after blowing a ninth-inning lead to finish off the Akron RubberDucks (0-1), 3-2, in 11 innings on Wednesday night at Canal Park.


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Richmond finishes sweep of B-Mets, ready for Eastern League playoffs

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (79-63) rolled over the Binghamton Mets (83-59), 12-4, in their final regular season game on Monday afternoon at The Diamond.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels edge B-Mets, 1-0

Lefty Ty Blach and centerfielder Elliott Blair keyed a, 1-0, win for the Richmond Flying Squirrels (78-63) over the Binghamton Mets (83-58) at The Diamond on Sunday afternoon.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels walk off, top B-Mets, 7-6

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (77-63) set a new franchise record for wins in a season with a wild, 7-6, walk-off win over the Binghamton Mets (83-57) in front of 8,864 at The Diamond on Saturday night.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels claim first-ever Western Division title

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (76-63) defeated the Binghamton Mets (83-56), 2-1, in front of 6,889 at The Diamond on Friday night. With the win, and an Akron loss to Erie, the Squirrels claimed their first-ever regular season Western Division title.


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Altoona tops Richmond, 3-2, in sprint off

In one of the most unique walk-off losses in franchise history, the Richmond Flying Squirrels (75-63) fell to the Altoona Curve (59-79), 3-2, at Peoples Natural Gas Field on Thursday night.


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Richmond continues limping toward playoffs with another late-season loss

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (75-62) nearly erased a seven-run deficit, but fell short to the Altoona Curve (58-79), 8-7, on Wednesday night at Peoples Natural Gas Field.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels fall to Altoona, 3-2

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (75-61) fell to the Altoona Curve (57-79), 3-2, at Peoples Natural Gas Field on Tuesday night. Despite the loss, the Squirrels’ magic number to claim the Western Division dropped to three as Akron also lost to Trenton, 5-0.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels promise megablast for home finale on Saturday

The Richmond Flying Squirrels have announced that in appreciation of the tremendous support they have received from their fans during their run to the playoffs, and throughout their fifth season in Richmond, they have doubled the amount of fireworks they will launch during the final regular season fireworks extravaganza of the year on Saturday, August 30.


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Squirrels punch playoff ticket, top Curve, 5-4

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (75-60) clinched a place in the Eastern League post-season with a, 5-4, win over the Altoona Curve (56-79) at Peoples Natural Gas Field on Monday night.


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Bowie tops Richmond, 1-0, keeps champagne on ice

The Bowie Baysox (67-66) prevented the Richmond Flying Squirrels (74-60) from clinching a playoff spot with a, 1-0, shutout win on Sunday afternoon at The Diamond.


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Resurgent Richmond? Squirrels reduce magic number to two

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (74-59) waited through a 58-minute rain-delay to complete a, 7-2, win over the Bowie Baysox (66-66) at The Diamond on Saturday night.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels top Bowie, reduce magic number to four

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (73-59) took a giant step towards the post-season by blanking the Bowie Baysox (66-65), 3-0, on Friday night at The Diamond.


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Offensive explosion pushes Richmond past New Britain in finale

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (72-59) broke out the bats in a big way, pounding the New Britain Rock Cats (65-65), 10-1, to snap a five-game slide on Thursday night at The Diamond.


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New Britain blasts past fading Flying Squirrels, 7-0

The New Britain Rock Cats (65-64) used a five-run fourth inning to waltz past the Richmond Flying Squirrels (71-59), 7-0, at The Diamond on Wednesday night.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels split with New Britain

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (71-58) claimed a, 5-3, victory over the New Britain Rock Cats (64-64) as the two teams completed a suspended game from May 22nd at The Diamond on Tuesday night.


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Portland defeats Richmond, 7-1, completes sweep

The Portland Sea Dogs (78-50) completed a three-game sweep of the Richmond Flying Squirrels (70-57) with an emphatic, 7-1, win on Sunday afternoon at Hadlock Field.


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Portland outduels Richmond in 10, 1-0

The Portland Sea Dogs (77-50) came out on top of the Richmond Flying Squirrels (70-56), 1-0, in a pitcher’s duel that took 10 innings to complete on Saturday night at Hadlock Field.


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Portland downs Richmond in opener, 5-1

The Portland Sea Dogs (76-50) defeated the Richmond Flying Squirrels (70-55), 5-1, on Friday night at Hadlock Field. With the loss, and a win by the Bowie Baysox, the Squirrels’ magic number to obtain a post-season berth remains 10 with 17 games to play in the regular season.


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Richmond completes doubleheader sweep of New Hampshire

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (70-54) swept a doubleheader from the New Hampshire Fisher Cats (59-65)on Thursday night at Northeast Delta Dental Stadium.


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New England road trip gets off to tough start for Richmond

The Richmond Flying Squirrels’ (68-54) troubles followed them to New England, where they dropped the opener of a three-game series, 8-2, to the New Hampshire Fisher Cats (59-63) at Northeast Delta Dental Stadium on Tuesday night.


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Richmond blanks SeaDogs, 6-0, takes frontrunner series

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (68-53) used four hurlers to blank the Portland Sea Dogs, 6-0, at The Diamond on Sundayafternoon.


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Late KO downs Richmond Flying Squirrels in 11

The Portland Sea Dogs (74-47) shrugged off two comebacks from the Richmond Flying Squirrels (67-53) and claimed a, 12-7, 11-inning win at The Diamond on Saturday night.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels snap eight-game losing skid

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (67-52) snapped a franchise-record eight-game losing streak with a, 5-1, win over the Portland SeaDogs (74-46) at The Diamond on Friday night.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels losing streak hits eight

The Binghamton Mets (70-47) brushed aside the Richmond Flying Squirrels (66-52), 3-0, at The Diamond on Thursday night to sweep a three-game series and send the Squirrels to their eighth consecutive loss – a franchise record.


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B-Mets push Richmond Flying Squirrels skid to seven

The Binghamton Mets (69-47) continued their domination of the Richmond Flying Squirrels (66-51) with a, 5-1, win at The Diamond on Wednesday night.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels losing streak hits six

The Richmond Flying Squirrels’ (66-50) losing skid hit six games as the Binghamton Mets (67-48) rolled to a, 9-6, win at The Diamond on Tuesday night.


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Altoona completes sweep of Richmond Flying Squirrels

The Altoona Curve (50-66) completed a four-game sweep of the Richmond Flying Squirrels (66-49) with a, 6-3, win on Sunday night at Peoples Natural Gas Field.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels, reeling a bit, drop fourth in a row

The Altoona Curve (49-66) earned their third straight victory over the Richmond Flying Squirrels (66-48), 7-6, at Peoples Natural Gas Field on Saturday night.


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Altoona Curve tops Richmond Flying Squirrels, 7-3

The Altoona Curve (48-66) eased past the Richmond Flying Squirrels (66-47), 7-3, on Friday night at Peoples Natural Gas Field. The Curve have taken the first two games of the four-game series.