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Potomac Nationals

Early deficit too much for P-Nats

The Potomac Nationals (40-53) could not overcome a four-run Wilmington Blue Rocks (53-42) first inning and lost 6-4 on Monday.


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Blue Rocks outlast P-Nats in extras

The Potomac Nationals dropped the first game of a three-game series with a 2-1, 11-inning loss to the Wilmington Blue Rocks.


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Dash’s big ninth hands Hillcats 9-7 defeat

Winston-Salem used a four-run ninth to break a 5-5 tie and hang on for a 9-7 victory over the Hillcats in the series opener at City Stadium.


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Hillcats avoid sweep with 7-4 win

Triston McKenzie carried a no-hitter through six innings, and Lynchburg broke the game open with a five-run fifth.


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Potomac ends scoreless drought with 3-2 win

A run in the first inning snapped a 31-inning scoreless drought in Potomac’s 3-2 win over the Salem Red Sox.


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Potomac offense silent in 5-0 shutout to Salem

In a repeat of the previous two nights, the Salem Red Sox (54-37, 14-8) shut out the Potomac Nationals (39-51, 6-14).


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Blue Rocks win third straight from Hillcats in final inning

For the third straight night, Wilmington claimed a victory over the Hillcats in the final inning of play.


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P-Nats shut out by Salem for second straight night

For the second consecutive night, the Salem Red Sox (53-37, 13-8) kept the Potomac Nationals (39-50, 6-13) off the scoreboard.


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Blue Rocks stun Lynchburg again, 6-5

After entering the series with a perfect 37-0 record when leading after eight, Wilmington spoiled a ninth-inning Hillcats lead for the second straight night.


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Hillcats fall in extras to Wilmington

Wilmington rallied to tie the game in the ninth inning and ultimately defeated the Hillcats 5-4 on a wild pitch in the 13th inning.


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Red Sox blank Potomac 6-0

The Potomac Nationals (39-49, 6-12) managed just four hits in a 6-0 shutout loss to the Salem Red Sox (52-37, 12-8) Wednesday night.


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Six-run 10th gives Hillcats 8-2 win at Salem

Daniel Salters belted a two-run homer to right field to cap off a six-run barrage by the Hillcats in an 8-2 victory in 10 innings at Salem.


Potomac Nationals

P-Nats drop series finale to Blue Rocks

The Potomac Nationals (39-48) dropped the final game of a four-game series with the Wilmington Blue Rocks (48-41) with a 7-3 loss on Monday.


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Gavin Collins drives in all four in 4-3 Hillcats walkoff

Gavin Collins hit his first Advanced-A home run and drove in all of the Hillcats runs for a career-high four RBIs.


Potomac Nationals

Potomac stymied by Castillo in 3-1 loss

For the second time in three days, the Wilmington Blue Rocks (47-41, 8-10) held the Potomac Nationals (39-47, 6-10) to just one run.


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Jimenez shuts down Hillcats in 3-0 defeat

Dedgar Jimenez tossed eight scoreless innings before Stephen Nogosek earned his third save of the season in a 3-0 shutout of the Hillcats.


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Borne baffles Blue Rocks in 4-1 Potomac win

The Potomac Nationals (39-46) used a spectacular start from LHP Grant Borne (W, 4-3) to beat the Wilmington Blue Rocks (46-41) on Saturday night.


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Rain doesn’t stop Blue Rocks in Potomac’s 6-1 loss

The Potomac Nationals fell 6-1 to the Wilmington Blue Rocks on Friday.


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Rodriguez leads Hillcats to 5-4 win

Jorma Rodriguez went 2-3 with a double and three RBIs in his first start as a Hillcat to help Lynchburg to a 5-4 win.


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Wilmington takes rubber match from Hillcats, 6-2

Lynchburg failed to win the series against Wilmington on Thursday night at City Stadium, dropping a 6-2 contest after a 39-minute rain delay.


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Puckett shuts down Lynchburg in 6-2 defeat

A.J. Puckett retired 20 batters in a row at one point, and the Hillcats only mustered four total hits Wednesday evening in a 6-2 defeat.


Potomac Nationals

Potomac walks off with 7-5 win on Independence Day

Dan Gamache ended a July 4th celebration for the Potomac Nationals with a walk-off two-run home run in the bottom of the ninth.


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Triston McKenzie deals in 7-1 Hillcats victory

Triston McKenzie struck out 11 while walking none in seven innings to give Lynchburg a 7-1 win.


Potomac Nationals

P-Nats swept by Astros

The Potomac Nationals (37-45) were swept in a four-game series with the Buies Creek Astros (45-37) after a 6-0 loss on Monday night.


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Hillcats shut out Keys in series finale

Aaron Civale allowed four baserunners while striking out eight in seven innings to lead the way for Lynchburg in a 3-0 shutout against Frederick.


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Late surge results in 6-4 Hillcats win

Lynchburg used three unearned runs in the ninth inning to claim a 6-4 victory.


Potomac Nationals

Another one-run matchup bites Potomac

A late game-tying rally wasn’t enough for the Potomac Nationals (37-44, 4-7), as they fell 3-2 to the Buies Creek Astros (44-37, 7-4).


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P-Nats fall 7-1 to Buies Creek

Despite outhitting their opponent, the Potomac Nationals (37-43, 4-6) dropped a second consecutive game at Jim Perry Field.


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10th inning grand slam sinks Hillcats

Lynchburg scored two runs in the top of the 10th to take a 7-5 lead, but Shane Hoelscher hit a grand slam in the home half to give Frederick a 9-7 victory.


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P-Nats to hand out Ode To Tommy John Surgery statues

The P-Nats will give away Ode to Tommy John Surgery statues to the first 1,250 fans who enter Pfitzner Stadium on July 8.


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Hartson, Hendrix shut out Keys: Hillcats win 5-0

Brock Hartson matched a career high with seven shutout innings, and Paul Hendrix retired all six batters he faced to complete a 5-0 Hillcats victory.


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Potomac dispatched quickly by Astros, 2-1

The Potomac Nationals gave up two unearned runs in the bottom of the first, and fell 2-1 to the Buies Creek Astros.


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Hillcats drop series finale to Salem, 6-5

Lynchburg battled Salem for 14 innings, 10 of which were tied, before the Red Sox used a three-run 14th to take a 6-3 lead and hold on for a 6-5 victory.


Potomac Nationals

P-Nats win series with 5-1 victory

The Potomac Nationals batted around in the first, as they scored four runs in the top of the first inning on Thursday in a 5-1 victory over Myrtle Beach.


Potomac Nationals

Eight-run first inning highlights Potomac 12-5 win

The Potomac Nationals (36-41, 3-4) sent 12 men to the plate and scored eight times in the top of the first inning on Wednesday night.


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Castro, Castillo lead charge in 7-3 Hillcats win

The Lynchburg Hillcats matched a season high with 16 hits to defeat Salem, 7-3, Wednesday night.


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P-Nats stymied in 4-2 loss to Myrtle Beach

The Potomac Nationals got spectacular defense on multiple occasions on Tuesday, but the offense went nearly silent in a 4-2 loss to Myrtle Beach.


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Pair of homers highlight 8-3 Lynchburg win

Ka’ai Tom homered two batters into the game, and Lynchburg led the rest of the way in an 8-3 victory at Salem Memorial Ballpark Tuesday night.


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Potomac fends off ninth inning rally in 4-3 win

The Potomac Nationals took a 4-0 lead into the bottom of the ninth inning, saw the Myrtle Beach Pelicans plate three runs, but escaped with a 4-3 victory.


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Sicnarf Loopstok homers twice in 5-2 Lynchburg loss

Sicnarf Loopstok registered his first multi-homer game since August 7, 2014, but his two solo blasts accounted for the only Lynchburg offense in a 5-2 defeat.


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Hillcats complete sweep over Frederick, 4-1

Lynchburg picked up a 4-1 win Sunday evening at City Stadium to complete a four-game sweep of the Frederick Keys.


Potomac Nationals

P-Nats drop series with Mudcats

The Potomac Nationals (34-40) lost its third consecutive game 7-4 to the Carolina Mudcats (39-33) on Sunday afternoon.


Potomac Nationals

P-Nats fall short in 3-2 defeat to Mudcats

The Potomac Nationals (34-39) fell 3-2 to the Carolina Mudcats (38-33) on Saturday night at Pfitzner Stadium.


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Stolen bases pave way in 5-2 Hillcats win

Lynchburg stole a season-high seven bases to help push across five runs on nine hits in a 5-2 victory at City Stadium Saturday.


Potomac Nationals

Mudcats steal win with eight late runs against Potomac

What looked like a comeback win for the Potomac Nationals turned into a come from behind 11-6 victory for the Carolina Mudcats


Potomac Nationals

P-Nats open second half with win

The Potomac Nationals (34-37) opened up the second half of the season with a 5-3 win over the Carolina Mudcats (36-33) on Thursday.


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Bieber dominates in 3-0 Hillcats shutout win

Shane Bieber tied a career high with 11 strikeouts and only allowed four baserunners over a career-high eight innings as part of a 3-0 Hillcats victory.


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Marlins rally from early deficit, top Washington Nationals, 8-7

A Marcell Ozuna RBI single completed a big Miami comeback in an 8-7 win over the Washington Nationals on Monday.


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Hillcats clinch playoff spot with first half title

After hitting a franchise-record six home runs Saturday night, the Hillcats belted four Sunday afternoon.


Potomac Nationals

P-Nats fall 11-10 in first half finale

Despite erasing a five-run deficit, the Potomac Nationals (33-37) fell in the final game of the first half 11-10 to the Carolina Mudcats (36-32).