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Simon Mercedes held the Dash to just one run on four hits over six and a third innings, paving to the way to Salem’s narrow 2-1 triumph over Winston-Salem on Thursday night at BB&T Ballpark.
The Dash scored early and often on Wednesday night, leading the Sox wire-to-wire in a 9-4 win at BB&T Ballpark. The victory brings the Dash within one game of the Sox in the race for the final playoff spot in the Southern Division.
The Lynchburg Hillcats were held scoreless through eight innings by two of the top prospects in the in the White Sox organization on their way to a 5-1 loss to the Winston-Salem Dash.
Jason Coats launched a pair of homers and Terrance Marin fanned 10 Red Sox in seven superb innings, leading Winston-Salem to a 5-1 victory, its second straight triumph over Salem to begin the second half.
Tim Anderson clubbed a first-pitch leadoff homer to bolt the Dash ahead, and Winston-Salem led wire-to-wire in a 12-4 laugher over the Salem Red Sox on Thursday night at BB&T Ballpark.
The Potomac Nationals (36-30, 19-13) lost their seven-inning battle with the Winston-Salem Dash (29-37, 13-19) 4-2 on Friday night. Game Two of the scheduled doubleheader was postponed.
The Lynchburg Hillcats (30-27) lost to the Winston-Salem Dash (23-33) tonight despite taking a ninth inning lead. Jose Peraza tripled with the bases loaded and two outs putting the ‘Cats up 5-4 in the top of the ninth. Then, Tim Anderson hit a two-run homer to center field in the bottom of the inning. The Dash won 6-5 on the walk-off.
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).
The Lynchburg Hillcats (29-26) and Winston-Salem Dash (22-32) split the first two games of the four-game weekend series tonight.
Trailing 6-4 with the bases loaded and one out in the ninth inning, Jose Peraza hit a sharp single to left field, and a misplay by Courtney Hawkins allowed three runs to score and give Lynchburg a 7-6 victory at Calvin Falwell Field Monday evening.
Jonathan Roof and Kevin Heller each recorded three hits and three RBI, Corey Littrell authored his third quality start in five outings, and the Salem Red Sox survived Winston’s late rally to surpass the Dash 11-8 on Monday evening at LewisGale Field.
Joey DeMichele reached base six times, Courtney Hawkins launched another home run, and the visiting Dash erupted for 15 runs on 17 hits in a 15-9 triumph over the Salem Red Sox on Sunday night.
The struggling Winston-Salem offense erupted for eight runs in the first inning, only to see Salem nearly fight all the way back. Late in the game, the Salem Red Sox had numerous chances with the tying or go-ahead man at the plate, but the final clutch hit was never discovered, and the Dash hung on to prevail 10-8 on Easter Sunday at BB&T Ballpark.
Matty Johnson led the way with four hits, including a two-run single in the seventh that transformed an 8-7 deficit into a 9-8 lead, an advantage the Salem Red Sox sustained to the finish line to win the game and the series against the Winston-Salem Dash.
While Jake Peavy enjoyed a superb start at Fenway Park this afternoon, one of the prospects that Boston parted with to obtain the big league arm helped end Salem’s historic streak on Wednesday evening at LewisGale Field.