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July 14, 2011
The first game of a South Atlantic League doubleheader between Hagerstown and Augusta was suspended in the third inning with the GreenJackets leading 1-0 on Thursday.The second game was postponed. The teams will complete the suspended game today, then play a seven-inning contest.
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April 29, 2012
Five Augusta pitchers combined on a four-hit shutout with 12 strikeouts as the Greenjackets kept the Hagerstown Suns' offense in the dark for a 2-0 victory Sunday in the South Atlantic League. Starter Kyle Crick allowed two hits and two walks in his four innings, striking out eight for Augusta (10-12). Derek Law (1-0) got the win with three innings of relief, allowing one hit and striking out three. Scotty Walker got the first two outs in the eighth inning but walked the bases loaded befoe Kevin Couture entered and got Brett Newsome to ground out to end the threat.
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July 12, 2011
The Augusta GreenJackets rallied back from a 3-0 deficit to beat the Hagerstown Suns 5-3 on Tuesday night in the first game of the their four-game series. The Suns took a 1-0 lead in the top of the first inning. Adrian Sanchez hit a one-out double, took third on a groundout and scored on a single by Kevin Keyes. The Suns scored twice in the fifth to up their lead to 3-0. With two outs, Blake Kelso reached on an error and went to second on a single by Sanchez. Each runner then moved up a base on a wild pitch, and both scored on Russell Moldenhauer’s double to left.
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By BOB PARASILITI | bobp@herald-mail.com | July 20, 2011
A common factor for teams on a winning streak: They always find a way to stay clean. On Wednesday, Augusta wore teflon while the Hagerstown Suns were covered with spots. The GreenJackets came from behind with a four-run eighth inning - aided largely by a key two-out error by center fielder Michael Taylor - for a 5-2 victory that extended their winning streak to 11 games. The bottom fell out on the Suns (13-12, 53-42) in what had been a tightly contested game, but Hagerstown didn't do itself any favors failing with runners in scoring position in each of the first three innings.
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April 30, 2012
The Hagerstown Suns were nothing if not helpful on Monday in a 7-1 South Atlantic League loss to Augusta. The Suns (12-11) committed four errors - leading to four unearned runs - and allowed one run on a wild pitch as the GreenJackets won the series and sent Hagerstown home from a seven-game roadtrip with a 4-3 record. Suns starter Taylor Hill (3-1) allowed the only three runs in his four innings of work as Augusta (11-12) scored in the first, second and fourth innings for the 3-0 lead.
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July 20, 2012
The Augusta Greenjackets kept the Hagerstown Suns going in the wrong direction, sweeping a South Atlantic League doubleheader 10-3 and 1-0 on Friday night at Municipal Stadium. The Suns (57-40, 15-13) have lost six straight games to fall out of first place in the Northern Division. They trail co-leaders Hickory and Lakewood by one game. * In the opener, Augusta (48-48, 16-11) - which holds first place in the Southern Division - broke a 3-3 tie with two runs in the fifth, then put the game away with five runs in the seventh.
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April 28, 2012
Three Hagerstown pitchers held Augusta to three hits, and the Suns took control with a three-run fifth inning on the way to a 6-1 victory over the Greenjackets in a South Atlantic League game Saturday. The Suns (12-9) opened the scoring in the first inning against Greenjackets starter Bryce Bandilla (1-1). Cutter Dykstra led off with a double and scored on Adrian Nieto's two-out single. Augusta (9-12) tied the game against Suns starter Brian Dupra in the fourth. Shawn Payne led off with a single, stole second and took third on Ben Thomas' single.
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By BOB PARASILITI | Staff Correspondent | May 6, 2012
Kyle Crick got everything he deserved on Sunday. Taylor Hill didn't. Crick allowed one hit over six shutout innings while Hill fell victim to a pair of unearned runs in the first inning as Augusta held down the Hagerstown Suns for a 4-1 victory before 1,643 fans at Municipal Stadium. Augusta's starter set the tone as he teamed with three GreenJackets relievers to limit the Suns to three hits while ending Hagerstown's four-game winning streak. Crick (1-1), a 2011 first-round selection for the San Francisco Giants, overpowered the Suns at times to finish with eight strikeouts.
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May 2, 2013
The Hagerstown Suns have been saying it all with their opening statements. The Suns did all their scoring early and then settled in behind their pitching to score a 3-1 victory over Augusta on Thursday. Hagerstown (15-11) scored three runs in the second inning off GreenJackets starter Chris Stratton. It came on the heels of Wednesday's victory, when the Suns scored all five of their runs in the first inning in a 5-3 victory. Wes Schill and Hunter Bailey drew leadoff walks and advanced on Pedro Severino's sacrifice bunt.
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May 3, 2013
Dixon Anderson and two Hagerstown relievers combined on a one-hitter, but the effort took second billing to the Suns' offense Hagerstown exploded for seven runs in the eighth inning to pull away to a 9-1 win over Augusta in a game that had all the tension of a no-hitter. Anderson held the GreenJackets hitless for six innings, but allowed five walks. The GreenJackets (16-11) manufactured a run without a hit against reliever Bryan Harper in the seventh before breaking the no-hitter against David Fischer in the eighth.
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May 2, 2013
The Hagerstown Suns have been saying it all with their opening statements. The Suns did all their scoring early and then settled in behind their pitching to score a 3-1 victory over Augusta on Thursday. Hagerstown (15-11) scored three runs in the second inning off GreenJackets starter Chris Stratton. It came on the heels of Wednesday's victory, when the Suns scored all five of their runs in the first inning in a 5-3 victory. Wes Schill and Hunter Bailey drew leadoff walks and advanced on Pedro Severino's sacrifice bunt.
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May 1, 2013
AUGUSTA, Ga. - The Hagerstown Suns jumped on the Augusta GreenJackets for five runs in the first inning, and that was enough to earn a 5-3 victory in the South Atlantic League on Wednesday. The Suns (14-11) wasted little time getting out in front against the South Atlantic League's best team by record entering Wednesday. Tony Renda led off with a walk, and with two outs, six straight Suns reached base against Jackets starter Justin Schumer (0-2). Shawn Pleffner singled to drive in Renda, and two walks loaded the bases.
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By BOB PARASILITI | bobp@herald-mail.com | April 23, 2013
Sometimes, winning doesn't come from domination. It's more like surviving barely. It's avoiding taking any hits, especially those of the self-inflicted variety. The Augusta GreenJackets didn't exactly knock out the Hagerstown Suns on Tuesday. Instead, the GreenJackets hung to the end and basically outpointed the Suns for a 3-1 victory before 538 fans at Municipal Stadium. Augusta (12-6) barely put the ball in play, using an assortment of plays that just found grass to get the lead.
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July 22, 2012
The Hagerstown Suns took a 5-4 lead in the seventh inning, then pulled away with a five-run eighth to defeat the Augusta Greenjackets 10-4 on Sunday afternoon in a South Atlantic League game at Municipal Stadium. The Suns (59-40 overall, 17-13 second half) have won two straight over the Greenjackets (48-50, 16-13) following a six-game slide. They pulled back into a three-way tie atop the Northern Division with Lakewood and Hickory. Billy Burns, Cutter Dykstra, J.R. Higley, Jeremy Mayo and Caleb Ramsey all had two hits for Hagerstown on Sunday.
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July 21, 2012
J.R. Higley ripped a one-out single to drive in Justin Miller in the 10th inning to lead the Hagerstown Suns to a 5-4 victory over Augusta. The walk-off hit ended the Suns' six-game losing streak and kept them a half-game off the lead in South Atlantic League Northern Division's second-half standings. The Suns (58-40, 16-13) got the early lead and then had to battle back to win. Miller reached on shortstop Kelby Tomlinson's fielding error to lead off the 10th against Augusta reliever Kevin Couture (2-5)
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July 20, 2012
The Augusta Greenjackets kept the Hagerstown Suns going in the wrong direction, sweeping a South Atlantic League doubleheader 10-3 and 1-0 on Friday night at Municipal Stadium. The Suns (57-40, 15-13) have lost six straight games to fall out of first place in the Northern Division. They trail co-leaders Hickory and Lakewood by one game. * In the opener, Augusta (48-48, 16-11) - which holds first place in the Southern Division - broke a 3-3 tie with two runs in the fifth, then put the game away with five runs in the seventh.
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By BOB PARASILITI | Staff Correspondent | May 6, 2012
Kyle Crick got everything he deserved on Sunday. Taylor Hill didn't. Crick allowed one hit over six shutout innings while Hill fell victim to a pair of unearned runs in the first inning as Augusta held down the Hagerstown Suns for a 4-1 victory before 1,643 fans at Municipal Stadium. Augusta's starter set the tone as he teamed with three GreenJackets relievers to limit the Suns to three hits while ending Hagerstown's four-game winning streak. Crick (1-1), a 2011 first-round selection for the San Francisco Giants, overpowered the Suns at times to finish with eight strikeouts.
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April 30, 2012
The Hagerstown Suns were nothing if not helpful on Monday in a 7-1 South Atlantic League loss to Augusta. The Suns (12-11) committed four errors - leading to four unearned runs - and allowed one run on a wild pitch as the GreenJackets won the series and sent Hagerstown home from a seven-game roadtrip with a 4-3 record. Suns starter Taylor Hill (3-1) allowed the only three runs in his four innings of work as Augusta (11-12) scored in the first, second and fourth innings for the 3-0 lead.
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April 29, 2012
Five Augusta pitchers combined on a four-hit shutout with 12 strikeouts as the Greenjackets kept the Hagerstown Suns' offense in the dark for a 2-0 victory Sunday in the South Atlantic League. Starter Kyle Crick allowed two hits and two walks in his four innings, striking out eight for Augusta (10-12). Derek Law (1-0) got the win with three innings of relief, allowing one hit and striking out three. Scotty Walker got the first two outs in the eighth inning but walked the bases loaded befoe Kevin Couture entered and got Brett Newsome to ground out to end the threat.
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