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Three-run ninth lifts Wilmington past Potomac Nationals

The Potomac Nationals (51-44, 13-13) and Wilmington Blue Rocks (47-48, 14-13) battled for eight innings before the first run was scored in a tightly contested 3-0 game that Wilmington ultimately won.


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Wilmington, Potomac split doubleheader

The Potomac Nationals (51-43, 13-12) and Wilmington Blue Rocks (46-48, 13-13) split a de facto double header on Thursday night.


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Jarrett Parker slam lifts Richmond Flying Squirrels

Jarrett Parker’s fifth-inning grand slam vaulted the Richmond Flying Squirrels (58-40) past the Harrisburg Senators (39-58), 5-1, in front of a capacity crowd (9,560) at The Diamond on Thursday night.


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Rocks dig the long ball: Wilmington powers past Potomac

The Potomac Nationals (50-42, 12-11) were swept by the Wilmington Blue Rocks (45-47, 12-12) in two seven-inning games on Wednesday night.


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Staunton’s Gunnar McNeill named Valley League Player of the Week

Staunton Braves infielder Gunnar McNeill was named the Valley Baseball League’s D-BAT Player of the Week for July 7-13.


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Potomac Nationals defeat Frederick in 13, 2-1

DH Tony Renda supplied the game-winning RBI-single in the top of the 13th inning as the Potomac Nationals (11-9) beat the Frederick Keys (10-13) on Sunday afternoon, 2-1.


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Potomac Nationals defeat Frederick Keys, 7-5

The Potomac Nationals (49-40, 11-9) bested the Frederick Keys (42-48, 10-13) by the score of 7-5 in a seesaw hitfest on Saturday evening at Harry Grove Stadium in the second game of a four-game road series.


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Richmond loses pitchers’ duel in Bowie, 2-0

In a pitcher’s duel between Bowie righty Zach Davies and Richmond lefty Jack Snodgrass, the Baysox (50-45) prevailed, 2-0, over the Flying Squirrels (55-40) at Prince George’s Stadium on Saturday night.


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Potomac Nationals blank Frederick, 4-0

The Potomac Nationals (48-40, 10-9) were propelled over the Frederick Keys on Friday night at Harry Grove Stadium in the series opener of four contests by the brilliance of RHP Austin Voth, who extended his scoreless innings streak to 19.0 frames in a 4-0 shutout victory for the visiting club.


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Potomac Nationals, Wilmington Blue Rocks fight rain again

The Potomac Nationals (9-9) and Wilmington Blue Rocks (9-10) finished one of their two scheduled games on Thursday before being suspended due to rain in Game Two.


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Akron gets three in 11th, tops Richmond, 5-2

The Akron RubberDucks (52-40) scored three times in the top of the 11th inning to defeat the Richmond Flying Squirrels (54-38), 5-2, in extra-innings at The Diamond on Wednesday night.


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Mario Lisson knocks in five, Richmond tops Akron, 9-4

Mario Lisson knocked in five runs to lead the Richmond Flying Squirrels (54-37) to a, 9-4, victory over the Akron RubberDucks on Tuesday night at The Diamond.


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Jose Carerra named Valley League Player of the Week

Covington second baseman José Carerra was named the Valley Baseball League’s D-BAT Player of the Week for June 30-July 5.


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Wilmington defeats Potomac Nationals, 5-1

The Potomac Nationals (8-9) dropped the opening game of a four game set against the Wilmington Blue Rocks (9-9) 5-1 on Monday night at Pfitzner Stadium.


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Akron RubberDucks top Richmond Flying Squirrels, 3-1

In the first meeting of the season between the two clubs, the Akron RubberDucks (51-39) defeated the Richmond Flying Squirrels (53-37), 3-1, at The Diamond on Monday night.


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Myrtle Beach blanks Potomac Nationals, 2-0

The Potomac Nationals (8-8) had their opportunities but could not rally past the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (11-7) who blanked Potomac in a 2-0 victory on Sunday night at Pfitzner Stadium.


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Reading tops Richmond Flying Squirrels in finale, 6-2

The Reading Fightin Phils (35-50) foiled the Richmond Flying Squirrels (53-36) sweep attempt, claiming the finale of a four-game series, 6-2, on Sunday afternoon at The Diamond.


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Potomac Nationals sweep two from Myrtle Beach

The Potomac Nationals (8-7) swept a makeshift doubleheader on Saturday night against the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (10-7). The first game, a resumption of the game suspended from June 27th, saw Potomac win 11-6. Game two supplied late drama when SS Stephen Perez slapped an extra-inning single to right field to lift Potomac to a 1-0 victory.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels post shutout times two

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (52-35) didn’t allow a run to the Reading Fightin Phils (34-49) all evening as they claimed a doubleheader sweep in front of 9,560 at The Diamond on Friday night.


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Myrtle Beach downs Potomac Nationals, 4-2

The Potomac Nationals (6-7) dropped the opening game of their series against the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (10-5) 4-2 on a sold out Independence Day extravaganza at Pfitzner Stadium. LHP Chad Bell (W, 3-0) allowed just two hits in five innings to earn the win for Myrtle Beach.


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Wilmington blanks Potomac Nationals, 4-0

The Potomac Nationals (44-37, 6-6) were blanked by the Wilmington Blue Rocks (39-43, 6-8) in a shortened series Game Two that was completed in seven innings at Frawley Stadium on Wednesday evening in 4-0 fashion.


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Potomac National drop opener in Wilmington, 8-2

The Potomac Nationals (44-36, 6-5) were outplayed by the Wilmington Blue Rocks (38-43, 5-8) at Frawley Stadium on Tuesday night and fell by the final score of 8-2 after the Blue Rocks went 4-for-9 with runners in scoring position.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels nip Harrisburg, 3-2

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (49-34) clipped the Harrisburg Senators (32-50), 3-2, at Metro Bank Park on Tuesday night. With the win, the Squirrels return to a season-high 15 games over .500 and maintain first place in the Western Division.


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Valley League announces all-star rosters, schedule

The 2014 Valley Baseball League All-Star game on Sunday, July 6, showcases the league’s rising collegiate stars in an annual event attended by baseball fans and Major League Baseball scouts alike at Veterans Memorial Park, Eagle Field, in Harrisonburg.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels take opener from Harrisburg, 6-4

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (48-34) outlasted the Harrisburg Senators (32-49) in 12 innings, 6-4, at Metro Bank Park on Monday night.


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Potomac Nationals rally from 9-0 deficit, still lose

The Potomac Nationals (6-4) erased a 9-0 deficit to tie the game at nine before falling 10-9 to the Frederick Keys (3-9) on Monday night. LF Michael Burgess’s solo home run in the top of the ninth was the difference.


Waynesboro’s Jordan Harmon named Valley League Player of the Week

Waynesboro right-handed pitcher Jordan Harmon was named the Valley Baseball League’s D-Bat Player of the Week for June 23-29.


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Seven-run eighth pushes Potomac past Keys

The Potomac Nationals (44-34, 6-3) shocked the Frederick Keys (34-44, 2-9) with seven runs in the 8th inning in the aftermath of a terrific starting pitchers’ duel to eclipse their regional Northern Division rival 7-1 at Pfitzner Stadium on Sunday evening.


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Potomac Nationals nipped by Keys, 7-6

The Potomac Nationals (43-34, 5-3) were edged by the Frederick Keys (34-43, 2-8) 7-6 on Saturday night at Pfitzner Stadium despite cranking a trio of home runs in the series opener of three contests.


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Myrtle Beach blasts Potomac Nationals, 11-2

The Myrtle Beach Pelicans (49-27, 5-3) buried the Potomac Nationals (43-33, 5-2) in series Game Two on Thursday night at Pelicans Ballpark 11-2 using 15 base hits including a trio of longballs to take the lopsided affair and force a rubber match on Friday evening.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels extend win streak to seven

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (46-31) matched the franchise-record with their seventh straight win, 4-2, over the Bowie Baysox (41-37) at The Diamond on Thursday night. The Squirrels also bettered their franchise-mark for games above .500, climbing to 15 above.


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McQuillan three-run bomb carries P-Nats over Pelicans, 7-4

Potomac Nationals LF Mike McQuillan slugged his first home run of the season, a three-run shot through a swift breeze at Pelicans Ballpark in the 6th inning over the left field wall on Wednesday night which served as the difference maker in the P-Nats’ 7-4 victory over the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (48-27, 4-3).


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Richmond Flying Squirrels blank Harrisburg, 2-0

Left-hander Jack Snodgrass followed his toughest outing as a Squirrel with arguably his finest, throwing just the second nine-inning complete-game shutout in Richmond franchise history.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels top Harrisburg, 7-2

With the help of five walks, the Richmond Flying Squirrels (43-31) scored six runs in the first inning en route to a, 7-2, win over the Harrisburg Senators (30-44) on Monday night at The Diamond.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels nip Erie, 7-6

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (41-31) held off the hard-charging Erie SeaWolves (31-41), 7-6, on Saturday night at Jerry Uht Park.


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Binghamton Mets complete sweep of Richmond

Binghamton right-hander Tyler Pill nearly single-handedly defeated the Richmond Flying Squirrels (39-31) as the Mets (40-31) strolled to a series sweep with a, 6-0, victory on Thursday night at NYSEG Stadium.


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Binghamton Mets top Richmond Flying Squirrels, 6-1

The Binghamton Mets (40-31) built an early lead and never looked back, dumping the Richmond Flying Squirrels (39-30), 6-1, on Wednesday night at NYSEG Stadium.


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Binghamton Mets top Richmond Flying Squirrels, 5-1

Brian Burgamy’s sixth-inning grand slam was more than enough for the Binghamton Mets (39-31) as they rolled past the Richmond Flying Squirrels (39-29), 5-1, on Tuesday night at NYSEG Stadium. The meeting was the first of the season between the two clubs.


JMU baseball adds nine to 2014-2015 roster

Featuring three of the top talents locally in the Shenandoah Valley and six total pitchers, JMU baseball added nine newcomers to its 2015 roster to complete an incoming class of 13 as announced by the program on Tuesday.


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Potomac Nationals take rubber match from Winston-Salem

The Potomac Nationals (38-31, 21-14) took their game five rubber match against the Winston-Salem Dash (30-39, 14-21) on Sunday afternoon with an 8-6 win.


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Potomac Nationals split two with Winston-Salem

On a night where 1,000 fans received a Jayson Werth Bobblebeard, the Potomac Nationals (37-31, 20-14) split Saturday night’s doubleheader with the Winston-Salem Dash (30-38, 14-20).


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Richmond Flying Squirrels nip New Hampshire, 1-0

Left-hander Kelvin Marte was sensational over 7 1/3 innings, leading the Richmond Flying Squirrels (38-28) to a, 1-0, shutout victory over the New Hampshire Fisher Cats (28-39) in front of 8,583 at The Diamond on Saturday night.


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Winston-Salem downs Potomac Nationals

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.


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Gio Gonzalez impressive in rehab start for Potomac Nationals

The Potomac Nationals (36-29, 19-12) scrapped out a 3-2 victory on Thursday night against the Winston-Salem Dash (28-37, 12-19) to clinch the first half Northern division title.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels fall to Trenton, 4-3

The Trenton Thunder (34-33) prevailed, 4-3, over the Richmond Flying Squirrels (37-27) in a nip-and-tuck affair at ARM & HAMMER Park on Thursday night.


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Front Royal’s Hunter Newman named VBL Player of the Week

Front Royal infielder Hunter Newman (Trevecca Nazarene College) was named the Valley Baseball League D-BAT Player of the Week on Monday, June 9.


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Carolina Mudcats top Potomac Nationals, 6-4

The Potomac Nationals’ (35-29, 17-17) comeback attempt proved not enough in Game Two on Tuesday evening at Five County Stadium as the Carolina Mudcats (28-35, 14-20) got by the visiting club 6-4 to even the three-game set and force a rubber match.


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Potomac Nationals rally to top Carolina, 5-4

The Potomac Nationals (35-28, 17-16) rallied past the Carolina Mudcats (27-35, 13-20) with three runs in the 8th inning on Monday evening at Five County Stadium to set the hook on a 5-4 victory in the series opener of a three-game road set.


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Nine-run fifth lifts Wilmington over Potomac Nationals

The Potomac Nationals (33-28, 17-12) could not complete a three game sweep against the Wilmington Blue Rocks (30-31, 14-16) as they fell 10-4 on Sunday afternoon at Pfitzner Stadium.


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Potomac Nationals roll over Blue Rocks, 6-1

The Potomac Nationals (33-27, 17-11) took game two of a three game series against the Wilmington Blue Rocks (29-31, 13-16) at Pfitzner Stadium on Friday night with a 6-1 win.


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Gio Gonzalez struggles in rehab, but P-Nats rally, win

LHP Gio Gonzalez tossed 3.2 innings in his first ML rehab start since being traded to Washington. Gonzalez allowed eight earned runs in his start, surrendering seven hits and four walks. He was limited to 65 pitches.


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Richmond Flying Squirrels blast Reading, 12-2

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (33-25) roughed up the Reading Fightin Phils (30-28), 12-2, in the opener of a four-game series on Friday night at FirstEnergy Stadium.


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Potomac gets two in the ninth, tops Wilmington, 3-2

The Potomac Nationals (32-27, 16-16) shocked the Wilmington Blue Rocks (29-30, 16-14) with two runs in the 9th inning to take a 3-2 rubber match victory on Thursday night at Frawley Stadium which inked their seventh series win of the 2014 campaign.


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Potomac Nationals outduel Wilmington, 2-1

The Potomac Nationals (31-27, 15-16) edged the Wilmington Blue Rocks (29-29, 16-13) by the final score of 2-1 inside the confines of Frawley Stadium in series Game Two on Wednesday evening thanks to a terrific job by the P-Nats’ pitching corps.


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Nats’ Gio Gonzalez to rehab in Potomac on Friday

Washington Nationals LHP Gio Gonzalez is scheduled to make a rehabilitation start for the Class-A Advanced Potomac Nationals at Pfitzner Stadium on Friday, June 6th as the P-Nats host the Wilmington Blue Rocks (Kansas City Royals) at 7:05pm.