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Late grand slam stuns Lynchburg Hillcats

With Lynchburg leading 2-1 with two outs in the bottom of the eighth inning, Ryan Cordell hit a grand slam to left field to catapult Myrtle Beach to a 5-2 victory at TicketReturn.com Field Saturday night.


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Lynchburg tops Carolina, 6-2, takes lead in wild-card race

Lynchburg used three separate two-run frames, highlighted each time by an RBI double, to overcome a 2-0 deficit and secure a 6-2 victory over Carolina at Five County Stadium Wednesday night.


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P-Nats sweep doubleheader from Lynchburg

Lynchburg couldn’t halt its skid Wednesday night, as the Hillcats dropped both ends of a doubleheader against Potomac to move its losing streak to seven games.


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Late homer lifts Lynchburg Hillcats past Winston-Salem

Kevin Ahrens blasted a three-run homer over the left field fence in the bottom of the eighth to power the Lynchburg Hillcats ahead of Winston-Salem, 4-3, which ended up being the final score at Calvin Falwell Field Friday night.


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Lynchburg Hillcats continue roll, beat Wilmington, 4-2

The Lynchburg Hillcats needed some late-inning heroics to break a 2-2 tie in the eighth. Jose Martinez provided that with a two-out, two-run double to left-center field to propel Lynchburg to a 4-2 victory at Calvin Falwell Field Tuesday night.


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Lynchburg Hillcats top Frederick Keys, 6-3

Lucas Sims completed his fourth straight quality start tonight allowing three runs over seven innings in the Lynchburg Hillcats’ 6-3 win over the Frederick Keys. Despite the recent string of strong outings, it was the first win for Sims since June 26.


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Lynchburg Hillcats nip Carolina Mudcats, 3-2

Daniel Watts tied a career high with eight strikeouts, while Alex Wilson recorded the final five outs for his 10th save of the year in a 3-2 Lynchburg Hillcats victory in front of 3,410 fans at Calvin Falwell Field Friday night.


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Lynchburg snaps five-game slide, tops Myrtle Beach, 7-1

The Lynchburg Hillcats snapped a five-game losing streak with a 7-1 win over the Myrtle Beach Pelicans tonight.


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Lynchburg Hillcats win opener with Carolina Mudcats, 5-4

Led by Jose Martinez’s 3-for-4 day with two RBIs, three different Hillcats had three-hit performances in a game where Lynchburg held on against the Carolina Mudcats for a 5-4 victory at Calvin Falwell Field Monday night.


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Lynchburg outpunches Myrtle Beach, 10-7

Lynchburg used a steady dose of offense to score in four of its final five at-bats, overcoming a 3-1 deficit in the process to ultimately claim a 10-7 victory over Myrtle Beach at Calvin Falwell Field Sunday night.


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Lynchburg Hillcats no-hit Blue Rocks in 5-1 win

Lucas Sims, the top prospect in the Atlanta Braves organization, flashed his plus stuff tonight as he no-hit the Wilmington Blue Rocks over seven innings. Alex Wilson completed the no-no and the Lynchburg Hillcats won 5-1.


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Lynchburg Hillcats rock Potomac Nationals, 10-3

Back-to-back four-run innings quickly turned a one-run deficit into a seven-run victory, as the Lynchburg Hillcats used eight two-out RBIs to defeat the Potomac Nationals, 10-3, at Calvin Falwell Field Thursday night.


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Lights out: Lynchburg Hillcats lose at Myrtle Beach

With one out in the bottom of the seventh inning the Lynchburg Hillcats and Myrtle Beach Pelicans were tied 3-3. Suddenly, almost every stadium light pointed at the field cut out due to a blown transformer. The game went in to a 15 minute delay. When play resumed the Pelicans took the lead and held on the rest of the way eventually beating the Hillcats 6-3.


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Salem Red Sox hold off Lynchburg Hillcats, 7-6

With the bases loaded and two outs in the bottom of the ninth, Dayan Diaz got David Nick to chop out to second and preserve a 7-6 win for the Salem Red Sox over the Lynchburg Hillcats at Falwell Field in Lynchburg Saturday night.


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Myrtle Beach completes sweep of Lynchburg Hillcats

Jose Peraza went 3-for-4 and stole his league-leading 28th base of the season, but Myrtle Beach completed a three-game sweep of the Lynchburg Hillcats with a 9-2 victory at Calvin Falwell Field Thursday night.


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Lynchburg rallies, tops Winston-Salem, 5-4

The Lynchburg Hillcats (30-26) completed their fourth comeback of three runs or more in the past week today with a 5-4 win over the Winston-Salem Dash (22-33).


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Lynchburg winning streak at five with sweep of Keys

Edison Sanchez’s two-run double in the eighth inning broke a 3-3 tie to send the Lynchburg Hillcats toward a 6-3 victory, completing a series sweep of Frederick at Calvin Falwell Field Thursday afternoon.


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Greg Ross delivers gem in 2-0 Lynchburg Hillcats win

reg Ross shut down the Winston-Salem Dash for eight innings, and Kyle Wren provided the only offense the Hillcats (24-25) needed with a two-run double in the third inning, as Alex Wilson tossed a perfect ninth to seal a 2-0 victory at Calvin Falwell Field Sunday afternoon.


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Lynchburg Hillcats, Potomac Nationals split doubleheader

The Lynchburg Hillcats (21-24) split a pair of 3-2 finals on the road against the Potomac Naitonals (24-20) tonight. Will Skinner went 4-for-6 for the ‘Cats, with a pair of hits in both ends of the twin bill, driving in a run and scoring one as well in the 3-2 win in game two.


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Lynchburg tops Wilmington, 5-1

David Nick’s two-run double in the first inning highlighted a three-run frame and sent Lynchburg on its way to 5-1 victory against Wilmington in front of a season-high 4,614 fans at Calvin Falwell Field Saturday night.


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Lynchburg Hillcats outslug Carolina Mudcats, 11-8

The Lynchburg Hillcats scored four runs in both the second and third innings tonight taking an early 8-1 advantage and led the rest of the way en route to an 11-8 win over the Carolina Mudcats.


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Seven-run eighth pushes Lynchburg to 9-2 win over Wilmington

A pitchers duel turned very one-sided late Thursday night, as the Hillcats scored seven runs in the eighth inning ballooning a 2-1 advantage to 9-1. They eventually won 9-2, taking the first game of a four-game series against the Wilmington Blue Rocks.


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Lynchburg Hillcats close out Salem with 7-1 win

With two outs and the bases loaded in the bottom of the sixth inning, Tyler Tewell delivered the key hit the Lynchburg Hillcats needed to break a 1-1 tie and ultimately prevail against Salem, 7-1, at Calvin Falwell Field Sunday afternoon.


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Lynchburg splits doubleheader with Wilmington

Greg Ross struck out six and only allowed two bunt singles in five shutout innings to claim a victory in his first start of the season and earn a split for the Lynchburg Hillcats in a doubleheader against Wilmington at Calvin Falwell Field Wednesday night.


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Lynchburg tops Frederick, 8-1

The first run of the game belonged to the Frederick Keys, but the final eight all crossed in favor of the Lynchburg Hillcats this afternoon as the ‘Cats won their first day game of the season 8-1.