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Waynesboro Generals coach D.J. King breaks down Valley League title clincher

D.J. King should have been at a loss for words. His Waynesboro Generals team, which had played so well down the stretch, winning nine in a row at one point, going 16-5 just to get to Game 3 of the Jim Lineweaver Cup with a shot to clinch the Valley League championship at home, seemed to be falling apart in front of his very eyes.


Mike Marcinko puts dream ending on dramatic Valley League championship game

Waynesboro Generals shortstop Mike Marcinko stepped into the batters box Wednesday night at Kate Collins Field with an almost unreal scenario in front of him. Tie ballgame, runner on third, two outs, bottom of the ninth, championship there for the taking.


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Potomac Nationals rout Myrtle Beach, 10-3

The Potomac Nationals (63-49, 25-18) used two home runs and six RBIs from LF Randolph Oduber as well as six scoreless innings from LHP Matthew Spann (W, 8-5) to rout the Winston-Salem Dash (54-61, 24-22) 10-2 on Wednesday night.


CHAMPS AGAIN! Waynesboro Generals rally, top Charles Town, 7-6, to capture Valley League title

Mike Marcinko hit a 1-0 pitch down the left-field line to knock in pinch-runner Dan Neff with two outs in the ninth inning, completing a Waynesboro Generals rally to a 7-6 win over the Charles Town Cannons in the deciding Game 3 of the Valley League championship series.


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Potomac Nationals top Dash in series opener, 6-2

The Potomac Nationals (62-49, 24-18) bested the Winston-Salem Dash (54-60, 24-21) 6-2 on Tuesday evening at Pfitzner Stadium to improve their win streak to four.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels losing streak hits six

The Richmond Flying Squirrels’ (66-50) losing skid hit six games as the Binghamton Mets (67-48) rolled to a, 9-6, win at The Diamond on Tuesday night.


Charles Town evens series, blasts Waynesboro Generals, 8-0

Justin Esquerra had a homer and knocked in five, and Steven Ridings played the role of silencer for Charles Town in an 8-0 Cannons victory in Game 2 of the Valley League championship series.


Waynesboro Generals hold off late Covington rally, advance to Valley League championship series

Covington had the go-ahead run on first base with nobody out in the ninth, but Waynesboro Generals reliever Will Lowman was able to get out of the two-on, no-out jam, and the Generals advanced to the Valley League championship series with a 4-3 win over the ‘Jacks in front of 825 fans at Kate Collins Field Sunday night.


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Valley League Playoff Scoreboard: Aug. 1

Valley League playoff scoreboard for Aug. 1, plus updated schedules.


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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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UVA alum Jarrett Parker called up to MLB’s San Francisco Giants

The San Francisco Giants have announced that they have purchased the contracts of INF Matt Duffy and OF Jarrett Parker. The two will join the team in Flushing, NY, for their series against the New York Mets.


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Altoona jumps out, holds on for 8-5 win over Richmond

The Altoona Curve (47-66) put up seven runs through the first two innings and never looked back, defeating the Richmond Flying Squirrels (66-46), 8-5, on Thursday night at Peoples Natural Gas Field.


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Valley League Scoreboard: July 31

Valley League playoff scoreboard from a busy series of first-round Game 3s, plus the schedule for Friday’s Game 1s in the VBL semifinals.


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Myrtle Beach, in extras, completes sweep of Potomac Nationals

The Potomac Nationals (58-49, 20-18) and Myrtle Beach Pelicans (66-43, 22-19) took 16 innings to complete their series-ending contest at Pfitzner Stadium on Wednesday afternoon. The


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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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Valley League Playoff Scoreboard: July 29

Valley League playoff scoreboard for July 29, with a look at the schedule for Game 2 in the four first round playoff series.


Waynesboro Generals top Aldie Senators in Game 1 of VBL playoffs, 8-6

Eugene Vasquez was 3-for-4 with three RBI, and the Waynesboro Generals got just enough pitching to defeat the Aldie Senators, 8-6, in Game 1 of the best-of-three first-round Valley League playoff series at Kate Collins Field Tuesday night.


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Harrisonburg Turks take Game 1 of playoff series with Covington

A dominant performance from starting pitcher Ryan Castellanos lead the Harrisonburg Turks past the Covington Lumberjacks 3-1 in Game 1 of the VBL quarterfinals.


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Valley League Scoreboard: July 27

Valley League scoreboard for July 27, plus updated league standings and upcoming VBL schedule.


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Another walkoff win for Potomac Nationals

3B Oscar Tejeda gave the Potomac Nationals (58-46, 20-15) their second straight walk-off and fourth straight win with his 11th inning home run to defeat the Carolina Mudcats (48-56, 19-18) 6-5 on Sunday night.


Waynesboro Generals win sixth straight, top New Market, 2-1

The rains came, as expected, but before they did, the Waynesboro Generals got a nice combined pitching effort from Marcus Shippey and Zach Williamsen and a clutch fifth inning RBI single from Colin Bennett to defeat New Market, 2-1, in a game shortened to five and a half innings by rain.


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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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Lynchburg Hillcats complete sweep of Frederick Keys

A pitchers duel took a turn in favor of the Lynchburg Hillcats in the eighth inning today. The Lynchburg Hillcats batted around the order, scored five runs to break a 2-2 tie, and went on to beat the Frederick Keys 8-3.


Streaking Waynesboro Generals top Staunton, 8-4

A night after a blowout win in the rivalry series, the Waynesboro Generals took early control with a two-run homer by Mike McClellan, got solid pitching from UVA sophomore Kevin Doherty, and knocked off the Staunton Braves, 8-4, Sunday afternoon,


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Valley League Scoreboard: July 26

Valley League scoreboard for July 26, plus updated league standings and upcoming VBL schedule.


Waynesboro Generals blast Staunton Braves, 13-1, take over second in Valley League

Griffin Krieg and three relievers combined on a two-hitter, and the Waynesboro Generals pounded out 16 hits against six Braves pitchers, in a dominating 13-1 win over Staunton in front of a season-high 975 fans at Kate Collins Field Saturday night.


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Harrisonburg Turks clinch Valley League regular season title

The Harrisonburg Turks clinched the 2014 Valley Baseball League pennant with a 2-0 win over the Covington Lumberjacks in a rain-shortened game on Saturday night.


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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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Potomac Nationals get walkoff 3-2 win over Carolina Mudcats

DH Mike McQuillan hit a solo home run and won the game with a ninth inning RBI-single as the Potomac Nationals (57-46, 19-15) defeated the Carolina Mudcats (48-55, 19-17) 3-2 on Saturday night at Pfitzner Stadium.


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Erie tops Richmond Flying Squirrels, 5-1

The Erie SeaWolves (52-55) downed the Richmond Flying Squirrels (64-43), 5-1, at Jerry Uht Park on Saturday night.


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Five-run fifth powers Harrisonburg past New Market

A five-run, fifth-inning explosion powered the Harrisonburg Turks past the New Market Rebels 8-3 on Friday night.


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Valley League Scoreboard: July 25

Valley League scoreboard for July 25, plus updated league standings and upcoming VBL schedule.


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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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Potomac Nationals storm back, stun Carolina, 11-8

The Potomac Nationals (56-46, 18-15) completed their largest comeback of the season with an 11-8 victory over the Carolina Mudcats (48-54, 19-16) on Friday night at Pfitzner Stadium.


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Valley League Scoreboard: July 24

Valley League scoreboard for July 23, plus updated league standings and upcoming VBL schedule.


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Miller dominant, Lynchburg avoids sweep, tops Salem, 5-0

Jarett Miller struck out six while tossing a career-high 7.2 innings, and Jose Martinez homered to contribute to a 5-0 victory against the Salem Red Sox at Calvin Falwell Field Thursday night.


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Valley League Scoreboard: July 23

Valley League scoreboard for July 23, plus updated league standings and upcoming VBL schedule.


Waynesboro Generals whitewash Covington Lumberjacks, 6-0

Jeff Schank gave up three hits in six scoreless innings, and Garrett Russini had a homer and three RBI, lifting the Waynesboro Generals to a 6-0 win over the Covington Lumberjacks in Game 1 of a Valley League doubleheader at Kate Collins Field Wednesday night.


Walk off! Waynesboro wins in ninth over Front Royal, 8-7

A bases-loaded walk allowed the winning run to score in an 8-7 win for the Waynesboro Generals over the Front Royal Cardinals Tuesday night at Kate Collins Field.


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Valley League Scoreboard: July 22

Valley League scoreboard for July 22, plus updated league standings and upcoming VBL schedule.


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Winston-Salem squeaks by Potomac Nationals, 6-5

The Potomac Nationals (54-45, 16-14) coughed up a pair of leads on Tuesday night against the Winston-Salem Dash (46-56, 16-17) and fell by a count of 6-5.


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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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Valley League Scoreboard: July 21

Valley League scoreboard for July 21, plus updated league standings and an updated VBL schedule.


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Wilmington scores five in ninth, comes up short against Lynchburg

The Lynchburg Hillcats let the Wilmington Blue Rocks bat around the order in the ninth inning today, but hung on to win 6-5. It was the fourth consecutive win for the Hillcats (15-15, 49-51), which marks their second-longest winning streak of the season.


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Valley League Scoreboard: July 20

Valley League scoreboard for July 20, plus updated league standings and upcoming VBL schedule.


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Harrisonburg walks off with 6-5 win over Woodstock

Jesse Baker hit a walk-off double to the left field corner to cap a 6-5 win for the Harrisonburg Turks over the Woodstock River Bandits in eleven innings.


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Valley League Scoreboard: July 19

Valley League scoreboard for July 19, with updated league standings and upcoming VBL schedules.


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Lynchburg makes it three in a row, tops Wilmington, 6-3

The Lynchburg Hillcats defeated the Wilmington Blue Rocks 6-4 tonight, winning their third in a row. Justin Bloxom went 3-for-3 with a two-run double, leading the offense for the Hillcats. Meanwhile, Jarett Miller tossed his seventh quality start in his last eight appearances, allowing just one run over six innings.


Waynesboro Generals nip Winchester Royals, 5-4

Will Lowman pitched four scoreless innings out of the bullpen, lifting the Waynesboro Generals to a 5-4 win over the Winchester Royals at Kate Collins Field Saturday night.


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Dramatic rally lifts Harrisonburg over Front Royal

Mitchell Matulia’s bases-clearing, go-ahead double capped a 6-5 comeback win for the Harrisonburg Turks over the league-leading Front Royal Cardinals on Friday night.