Tag: Rob Nixon

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Salem Red Sox walk off, avoid sweep with win over Carolina

Kevin Heller singled in Reed Gragnani with the bases loaded in the bottom of the tenth inning to give the Salem Red Sox a 4-3 victory over the Carolina Mudcats at LewisGale Field Thursday night.

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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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Lynchburg Hillcats lose late lead, fall to Carolina in 10, 5-3

Wes Parsons tossed seven strong innings, striking out six in the longest start by a Hillcats pitcher this season, but Lynchburg couldn’t hold a 3-2 lead entering the ninth inning and eventually fell to Carolina, 5-3 in 10 innings, at Calvin Falwell FieldTuesday night.

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Salem erupts for eight in the 10th, tops Carolina, 10-2

The Carolina Mudcats were a strike away from getting out of it unscathed. Reed Gragnani stepped in with the bases loaded and two outs in a 2-2 tie in the top of the tenth, quickly falling behind 0-2 in the count against Rob Nixon. But a couple of pitches later, Gragnani drilled a 1-2 delivery into right field for a two-run single, vaulting the Salem Red Sox to their first lead of the chilly North Carolina night.

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Carolina Mudcats rip Potomac Nationals, 12-2

The Potomac Nationals (5-5, 3-3) fell to the Carolina Mudcats (5-5, 3-3) in a one-sided Sundayaffair at Pfitzner Stadium by the final score of 12-2.