Tag: Joe Gunkel

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Six-run second lifts Dash over Salem Red Sox

The Salem Red Sox tasted defeat for the first time since August 6 on Tuesday night, as Winston used one big inning to snap Salem’s eight-game winning streak.


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Salem Red Sox smashes Myrtle Beach, 9-1

Off the bat, it looked like the teenager had a two-run triple. Salem’s Manuel Margot, the 19-year-old in his third Carolina League game, had other ideas.


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Finally! Rain lifts, Salem sweeps Potomac

Able to play for the first time in six days, the Salem Red Sox showed few signs of rust in sweeping a twin-bill from Potomac, garnering a 6-3 victory in the opener before rallying to prevail 9-6 in the nightcap.


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Salem Red Sox avoid sweep, top Lynchburg Hillcats, 5-2

Carlos Asuaje launched a three run home run off Cody Scarpetta in the bottom of the seventh to give the Salem Red Sox a three run lead which they would not relinquish.


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Carolina Mudcats ride short game to 5-1 win over Salem

The Carolina Mudcats used 14 singles to post five runs in a 5-1 victory over the Salem Red Sox Tuesday night. Mudcats Adam Plutko was outstanding from start to finish in the victory.


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Salem Red Sox top Myrtle Beach, 7-1

Pat Light surrendered a lone run in a career high seven innings of work, as the Salem Red Sox beat the Myrtle Beach Pelicans 7-1 at LewisGale Field Sunday night.


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Salem routs Lynchburg for second straight night

If a 10 run night Tuesday seemed good, a 12 run night was even better for the Salem Red Sox, who routed the Lynchburg Hillcats 12-3 at City Stadium Wednesday night.


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Salem Red Sox blank Lynchburg Hillcats, 10-0

The Salem Red Sox scored double digit runs for only the second time in the second half and Pat Light put together his best start of the season in a 10-0 blowout win over the Lynchburg Hillcats at City Stadium Tuesday night. Light picked up his third win in his last five starts, surrendering just […]


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Salem Red Sox rally falls short in 4-2 loss to Frederick

The Salem Red Sox put the tying run on first in the ninth inning, but Jesse Beal got two groundouts for the save and persevered the Keys 4-2 victory Friday night.


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Early offense carries Frederick past Salem Red Sox

The Frederick Keys scored early and often with all five runs coming in the first three frames, on the way to a 5-3 victory over the Salem Red Sox at LewisGale Field Thursday night.


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Late homer lifts Salem Red Sox to 2-1 win over Wilmington

Carson Blair hit a solo home run over the left field wall in the top of the ninth inning to give the Salem Red Sox a 2-1 win over the Wilmington Blue Rocks.


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Rocks top Sox in pitchers’ duel

Glenn Sparkman was dominant for the Wilmington Blue Rocks, throwing six scoreless innings, helping the Blue Rocks to a 2-0 win over the Salem Red Sox at Frawley Stadium Friday night. Sparkman out dueled tough luck loser Corey Littrell, who allowed just an unearned run and five hits in five innings of work.


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Salem Red Sox rally falls short in 9-8 loss to Frederick

The Salem Red Sox scored five runs after the sixth innings to get within a run, but fell 9-8 to the Frederick Keys at LewisGale Field on Monday night.


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Rain shortens Keys 3-0 win over Salem Red Sox

A driving rain storm cut the Salem Red Sox and Frederick Keys opener to four and a half innings, just enough for an official game and 3-0 Keys win.


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Late homer lifts Salem Red Sox to series sweep

Ryan Dent’s third walk off hit in 13 games gave the Salem Red Sox a 7-5 victory over the Wilmington Blue Rocks at LewisGale Field Monday night.


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Salem Red Sox walk off, defeat Carolina, 2-1

The Salem Red Sox beat the Carolina Mudcats 2-1 at LewisGale Field Thursday night. Ryan Dent smashed a Clayton Cook pitch off the left field wall in the bottom of the ninth to score pinch runner Jose Vinicio to give the Sox their fourth walk-off win of the season.


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Weems, Martinez go deep in Salem Red Sox win

The Salem Red Sox beat the Carolina Mudcats 5-1 at LewisGale Field Wednesday night.


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Salem Red Sox smash Dash, avoid sweep

The Salem Red Sox outlasted two rain delays, created two huge innings offensively, and cruised to their first win of the second half behind the fine pitching of Joe Gunkel.


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Salem Red Sox fall to Dash, 5-1

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.