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lynchburg hillcats

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.


lynchburg hillcats

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.


Potomac Nationals

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.


Potomac Nationals

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.


lynchburg hillcats

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.


lynchburg hillcats

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.


lynchburg hillcats

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.


lynchburg hillcats

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.


washington nationals

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.


lynchburg hillcats

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).


lynchburg hillcats

Franchise-record six homers lead to 12-5 Hillcats victory

Lynchburg hit a franchise-record six home runs to defeat Frederick, 12-5, and pull within a half-game of first place.


Potomac Nationals

P-Nats, Mudcats split doubleheader

After just two outs on Friday night, the Potomac Nationals (33-36) and Carolina Mudcats (35-32) had a game suspended.


Potomac Nationals

Potomac fends off rally by Mudcats in 4-2 win

The Potomac Nationals (32-35) emerged victorious over the Carolina Mudcats (34-31) in the first matchup between the teams in 2017.


lynchburg hillcats

Two homers down Lynchburg

Brock Hartson retired the first 13 Keys hitters he faced at Nymeo Field Thursday night.


Potomac Nationals

P-Nats take rubber match with 4-2 win

The Potomac Nationals (31-35) earned a series victory with a 4-2 win against the Buies Creek Astros (35-31) on Wednesday night at Pfitzner Stadium.


lynchburg hillcats

Wilmington shuts down Hillcats, 9-0

A.J. Puckett held Lynchburg to two hits in 6 1/3 innings to set the table for a 9-0 Wilmington victory at City Stadium Wednesday night.


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Washington Nationals take UVA reliever Bennett Sousa in MLB Draft

Virginia junior left-handed pitcher Bennett Sousa (North Palm Beach, Fla.) was selected by the Washington Nationals Wednesday.


Potomac Nationals

Quiala shuts down P-Nats in 5-1 win

The Potomac Nationals (30-35) fell 5-1 to the Buies Creek Astros (35-30) on Tuesday night at Pfitzner Stadium.


lynchburg hillcats

Loopstok homers in Hillcats doubleheader split

Lynchburg split a doubleheader with Wilmington, winning 5-2 before falling 2-1 at City Stadium Tuesday night. 


lynchburg hillcats

Aaron Civale deals on birthday in 8-1 Hillcats win

Aaron Civale held Wilmington to two earned baserunners in eight innings on his 22nd birthday in an 8-1 Hillcats win.


Potomac Nationals

Potomac routs Astros for third straight win

Thanks to a season high eight-run inning, the Potomac Nationals (30-34) picked up their third straight victory.


lynchburg hillcats

Four-run outburst fuels 5-2 Lynchburg win

Sicnarf Loopstok’s two-run, opposite-field homer capped off a four-batter stretch in the third inning in which all four Hillcats registered a hit and scored to send Lynchburg to a 5-2 victory.


Potomac Nationals

P-Nats take series from Down East with 5-2 win

With a five-run third inning, the Potomac Nationals (29-34) earned a 5-2 victory over the Down East Wood Ducks (22-40).


Potomac Nationals

P-Nats bats break out again in 8-1 win

The Potomac Nationals (28-34) scored six unanswered runs over the final five frames to defeat the Down East Wood Ducks (22-39) 8-1.


lynchburg hillcats

Salters homers late for 5-4 Hillcats victory

For the second straight game, Lynchburg used a late-inning two-run homer to come from behind and defeat Frederick.


Potomac Nationals

Wood Ducks return favor with 1-0 shutout of P-Nats

A night after a 10-0 shutout victory, the Potomac Nationals (27-34) failed to plate a run in a 1-0 loss to the Down East Wood Ducks (22-38).


lynchburg hillcats

Castro’s homer in eighth gives Hillcats 4-3 win

Willi Castro’s eighth-inning homer turned a 3-2 deficit into a 4-3 victory over the Frederick Keys at City Stadium Friday night.


Potomac Nationals

Reyes’ 10 K’s highlight Potomac 10-0 wictory

A return back home and a series vs. the lowest scoring offense in the Carolina League proved to be the remedy for the Potomac Nationals.


lynchburg hillcats

Triston McKenzie strikes out 13 in 7-1 Hillcats win

Triston McKenzie matched his career high with seven innings and struck out 13 batters in the process to help lead Lynchburg to a 7-1 victory.


lynchburg hillcats

Pair of homers not enough in 5-3 Lynchburg loss

Jodd Carter and Willi Castro both homered in the third inning to help Lynchburg take a 3-1 lead, but Salem came back for a 5-3 win.


lynchburg hillcats

Salem tops Hillcats, 7-3

Salem scored seven unanswered runs over the middle three innings to take a 7-1 lead and hold on for a 7-3 win over Lynchburg.


Potomac Nationals

P-Nats shell shocked in 9-8 loss to Frederick

The Potomac Nationals (26-33) fell for the fourth straight game, as an eighth inning rally by the Frederick Keys (29-29) wrapped up a four-game sweep.


Potomac Nationals

Keys shock Potomac in doubleheader sweep

The Potomac Nationals (26-32) came up short twice, as the Frederick Keys earned a doubleheader sweep Monday night.