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Controversial homer lifts Salem to Game 1 playoff win

Salem catcher Jake Romanski’s controversial two-run blast in the top of the 10th inning gave the Salem Red Sox a 3-1 victory over the Myrtle Beach Pelicans in the first game of the Southern Division Championship Series.


Frederick thumps Salem, 10-3, Sox remain game back in wild-card race

The Keys plated five runs in the first and cruised to a 10-3 win over the Salem Red Sox on Thursday evening at Harry Grove Stadium, preventing the Sox from gaining a game on Carolina, who lost to Lynchburg 6-2 in Zebulon.


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Salem Red Sox split doubleheader with Frederick

Carlos Asuaje recorded five hits over two games on Wednesday night, and the Salem Red Sox mustered a clutch comeback to earn a split of their doubleheader in Frederick.


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Salem Red Sox top Rocks in home finale

Pat Light and Kyle Martin were both excellent on the hill, the Sox offense awakened in the seventh inning, and Salem dispatched Wilmington 6-2 in the regular season home finale at LewisGale Field.


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Salem Red Sox win in 10 over Wilmington

Jantzen Witte laced a sinking line drive into left field with the bases loaded in the last of the 10th, scoring Matty Johnson from third to trigger a victory celebration on Friday night in Salem.


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Salem tops Dash, 2-1, avoids sweep

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.


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Winston-Salem dashes past Sox, 9-4

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.


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Salem erupts for 21 hits, routs Pelicans, 17-9

Manuel Margot launched a three-run homer that broke a 3-3 tie in bottom of the third, opening the floodgates as the Salem Red Sox pounded Pelicans pitching for a season-high 21 hits in a 17-9 triumph on Saturday night.


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Salem walks off, posts sixth straight win

The red hot Salem Red Sox needed extras to earn their sixth consecutive victory on Friday night, plating the winning run on a wild pitch to prevail 3-2 over Myrtle Beach in the series opener at LewisGale Field.


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Sweep times two: Salem takes doubleheader for second night in a row

After not playing any baseball for about 140 hours, the Salem Red Sox won four games in a 29-hour span over Potomac, bolting past Carolina and Winston-Salem to lead the race for the final playoff spot.


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Salem Red Sox lose on walkoff wild pitch

The Myrtle Beach Pelicans scored two runs in the bottom of the ninth inning, beating the Salem Red Sox 7-6 Sunday night on a walk-off wild pitch by Madison Younginer.


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Salem Red Sox rally, top Myrtle Beach, take third straight

Down 3-1 after six innings, the Salem Red Sox scored three in the top of the seventh and went on to a 5-3 victory over the Myrtle Beach Pelicans at TicketReturn.com Field Saturday night.


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Salem Red Sox hang on, top Myrtle Beach in series opener

The Salem Red Sox took a 4-0 lead after five and a half innings and held on the rest of the way for a 4-3 victory over the Myrtle Beach Pelicans at TicketReturn.com Field Friday night.


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Carolina jumps on Salem Red Sox early, romps to 13-6 win

The Carolina Mudcats used five-run second and third innings to break open Wednesday’s afternoon affair in a 13-6 win over the Salem Red Sox at LewisGale Field.


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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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Long ball lifts Myrtle Beach past Salem Red Sox, 4-2

Royce Bolinger and Jorge Alfaro both hit homer runs as the Myrtle Beach Pelicans beat the Salem Red Sox 4-2 at LewisGale Field Saturday night.


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Salem Red Sox blank Myrtle Beach, 6-0

Cody Kukuk looked about as dominant as you can look, tossing six scoreless innings in the Salem Red Sox 6-0 win over the Myrtle Beach Pelicans Friday 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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Wild eighth helps Potomac Nationals complete sweep of Salem Red Sox

The Potomac Nationals scored three runs in a bizarre eight inning of misplays, interference calls, and even a unconventional double play to beat the Salem Red Sox 5-2 at LewisGale Field Monday 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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Solid pitching leads Salem Red Sox over Blue Rocks

Cody Kukuk posted five scoreless on just five hits to help the Salem Red Sox beat the Wilmington Blue Rocks 5-1 at Frawley Stadium Sunday 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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Salem Red Sox beat rain, Frederick, 6-2

For a second straight night, rain cut the Salem Red Sox and Frederick Keys game short, this time a 6-2 Sox win stopped just before the start of the bottom of the eight inning.


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Salem Red Sox top Wilmington, 4-2

Pat Light turned around the fortunes of his second half with five excellent innings in the Salem Red Sox’s 4-2 victory over the Wilmington Blue Rocks at LewisGale Field Sunday afternoon.


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Carolina Mudcats top Salem Red Sox, 4-2

Ryan Merritt lived up to his all-star game starting pitcher status Friday night, surrendering just an earned run in seven and a third innings in the Carolina Mudcats 4-2 victory over the Salem Red Sox at LewisGale Field.


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MLB rehabbers push P-Nats past Salem Red Sox, 5-2

The Potomac Nationals put up a four spot in the bottom of the third inning en route to a 5-2 win over the Salem Red Sox at Pfitzner Stadium Monday night.


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P-Nats pound Salem Red Sox in series opener

The Potomac Nationals beat the Salem Red Sox 11-4 Sunday night at Pfitzner Stadium. John Simms picked up his second win of the season, going five innings allowing six hits and four runs.


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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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Frederick takes second straight from Salem Red Sox

The Frederick Keys used a eight run second inning to beat the Salem Red Sox 9-7 at Harry Grove Stadium.


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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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Salem Red Sox split with Frederick Keys

The Salem Red Sox beat the Frederick Keys 4-0 in seven innings in game three of the three game series. This came after the completion of last night’s suspended game, which Frederick took 9-8 in 12 innings.


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Potomac Nationals top Salem Red Sox, 5-4

Pinch hitter Khayyan Norfolk’s successful sacrifice fly in the bottom of the tenth inning gave the Potomac Nationals a 5-4 victory over the Salem Red Sox at Pfitzner Stadium Friday night.


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Myrtle Beach tops Salem, 5-2

The Myrtle Beach Pelicans beat the Salem Red Sox 5-2 tonight at TicketReturn.com Field. Luis Parra picked up his fifth victory of the season for the Pelicans, tossing seven and one third, allowing two runs on four hits.


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Salem Red Sox walk off, defeat P-Nats, 7-6

Kevin Heller hit a two run home run in the bottom of the tenth inning to give the Salem Red Sox a 7-6 victory over the Potomac Nationals Saturday night at LewisGale Field.


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Salem drops series finale to Dash

Former Salem Red Sox farmhand Francellis Montas dazzled the crowd at LewisGale Field with eight outstanding innings as the Winston-Salem Dash took the series finale 6-3.


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Salem breaks skid, tops Wilmington, 3-2

Luis Diaz picked up his second straight win by dealing seven superb innings, paving the way to a 3-2 Salem Red Sox victory on Wednesday night in Wilmington.