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Lynchburg Hillcats clinch Carolina League playoff berth

Lucas Sims pitched six scoreless innings, and David Peterson tossed the final three to preserve a 2-1 victory for Lynchburg at TicketReturn.com Field Sunday night.


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Winston-Salem snaps Hillcats winning streak, 5-4

Justin Bloxom and Kevin Ahrens each had solo home runs Thursday night, but the Hillcats could not complete the sweep at BB&T Ballpark and fell to Winston-Salem, 5-4.


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Hillcats win streak at five with 4-3 win over Winston-Salem

Jose Martinez provided the game-winning hit, driving home Eric Garcia from second base in the ninth inning, to complete a three-run comeback and give the Hillcats a 4-3 victory at BB&T Ballpark Wednesday night.


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Dash down Lynchburg Hillcats, 3-2

The rain was constant tonight in Winston-Salem, but after a 40 minute delay prior to the first pitch, the Lynchburg Hillcats and Winston-Salem Dash battled through to complete nine innings in just over three hours.


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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 rout Frederick Keys, 11-1

The Lynchburg Hillcats pounded the Frederick Keys 11-1 tonight. The first six Hillcats reached base and scored in the first inning. The 10-run victory was the largest of the season for the Hillcats surpassing a 10-1 win at Potomac back on May 20.


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Lynchburg Hillcats losing streak at four

The Lynchburg Hillcats lost a pitchers duel 2-1 to the Myrtle Beach Pelicans tonight. Lucas Sims was the tough-luck losing pitcher allowing two runs, but only one was earned, over 6.2 innings.


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Lynchburg Hillcats drop opener in Carolina, 8-3

The Lynchburg Hillcats suffered an 8–3 loss to the Carolina Mudcats tonight as they were unable to close out innings. Lynchburg threw 176 pitches in eight innings of work, walking seven and hitting one batter as a staff in the series opening loss. Carolina pulled away with a five-run two-out rally in the fourth.


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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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Potomac Nationals rock Lynchburg Hillcats, 10-2

Emerson Landoni went 3-for-4 with a home run to give him back-to-back three-hit games and four RBIs since joining the Lynchburg Hillcats, but Lynchburg fell to Potomac, 10-2, at Calvin Falwell Field Saturday night.


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Salem Red Sox top Lynchburg Hillcats, 6-1

The Salem Red Sox beat the Lynchburg Hillcats 6-1 on Friday night at LewisGale Field, waiting through a 58 minute rain delay to get the W. Kyle Kraus got the win in relief, going four and two thirds, allowing just three hits and a run.


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Salem Red Sox shut out Lynchburg Hillcats, 6-0

The Salem Red Sox beat the Lynchburg Hillcats 6-0 at LewisGale Field Thursday night. Salem scored in the first inning for the fourth consecutive game, but picked up its first win during that stretch.


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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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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 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 edge Wilmington, 5-4

The Lynchburg Hillcats (15-19) fended off another Blue Rocks (15-19) comeback effort today as Kevin Ahrens broke a 4-4 tie in the seventh inning with an RBI single leading the Hillcats to a 5-4 win in Wilmington.


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Lynchburg Hillcats top Salem Red Sox, 7-2

Looking to break a 1-1 tie in the fourth inning, Will Skinner skied a ball over the left field fence for his first home run since April 6 to send the Lynchburg Hillcats on their way to a 7-2 victory against Salem at Calvin Falwell Field Friday night.


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Salem Red Sox top Lynchburg Hillcats, 6-4, in series opener

The Salem Red Sox scored all of their runs with two outs and erased multiple deficits to take down Lynchburg 6-4 on Thursday evening at City Stadium, winning their ninth straight game over the Hillcats.


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Lynchburg Hillcats pitching blasted in 12-6 loss

The Lynchburg Hillcats held the Frederick Keys to just two runs through the first 21 innings of the weekend series but fell apart in the fourth inning this afternoon. The Keys (3-7) scored four runs in both the fourth and fifth frames, and three more in the eight on their way to a 12-6 win over the Hillcats (6-4).


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Lynchburg Hillcats rout Potomac Nationals, 9-1

Lucas Sims became the first Lynchburg Hillcats starter to complete five innings tonight on his way to first win of the season. Home runs from Josh Elander and Levi Hyams both homered as the Hillcats coasted to a 9-1 victory over the Potomac Nationals.


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Lynchburg Hillcats top Potomac Nationals, 10-7

After going four games without an RBI between the two of them, Kevin Ahrens and Josh Elander combined for seven RBIs in the Lynchburg Hillcats 10-7 win over the Potomac Nationals.


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Lynchburg Hillcats drop season opener to Frederick, 6-2

Will Skinner’s leadoff home run in the seventh inning electrified the Opening Day crowd of 3,574 at Calvin Falwell Field Thursday night, but the Lynchburg Hillcats trailed throughout the contest and ultimately fell to Frederick, 6-2.