August 8, 2000
Suns sponsoring canned food drive This Friday, the Hagerstown Suns will be holding their annual canned food drive to benefit Food Resources Inc. And Suns' fans who bring canned food items to the 7:05 p.m. game with the Hickory Crawdads will only have to pay $1 for general admission seating at Municipal Stadium. Food Resources operates a 10,000 square foot warehouse in Hagerstown from which other charitable organizations in Frederick and Washington counties can obtain food for their feeding programs for low income citizens.
April 19, 2011
Tonight’s game between the Hagerstown Suns and the Hickory Crawdads at Municipal Stadium has been postponed due to unplayable field conditions. The two teams will play one game, as scheduled, Wednesday, and a doubleheader is set for Thursday beginning at 5:05 p.m. The second game will start 30 minutes after the first ends. Tickets for the postponed game are exchangeable for any 2011 Suns game. Tickets for Thursday's game will be good for both games of the doubleheader. Gates open at 4 p.m.
May 9, 2004
HICKORY, N.C. - The Hagerstown Suns split a doubleheader with the Hickory Crawdads on Saturday, winning the first game 8-4 before dropping the nightcap, 7-3.Nate Schierholtz continued his hot hitting for the Suns, driving in three runs in the first game. Schierholtz has 20 hits in his last 28 at-bats. Jonathan Armitage had two hits and Jason Columbus had a pair of RBI singles as the Suns rallied from a 3-0 deficit. Mike Wagner hit a two-run homer in the fifth inning. Tim Alvarez picked up his sixth save of the season and fifth of the week.
May 30, 2006
HICKORY, N.C. - The Hagerstown Suns dropped further into the cellar of the South Atlantic League's Northern Division on Monday, falling to the Hickory Crawdads 6-2 for their seventh straight loss. Hickory starter Joe Bauserman (3-3) allowed one run and five hits in seven innings to earn the victory. Down 2-0 in the fifth, the Suns cut the deficit in half when Rafael Arroyo was hit by a pitch, took second on Jonel Pacheco's base hit and scored on Joe Holden's single. The Crawdads took a 3-1 lead in the bottom of the sixth on an RBI single from Brent Lillibridge, then broke the game open with three runs in the seventh.
May 29, 2006
HICKORY, N.C. - RBI singles by Jason Delaney and Steve Lerud in the fourth inning were all the offense the Hickory Crawdads needed to defeat the struggling Hagerstown Suns 2-1 on Sunday afternoon, handing the Suns their sixth straight defeat. Nick Evans' home run in the seventh inning was the only bright spot for Hagerstown (18-31) offensively, as the Suns were held to five hits. Hickory (20-27) starter Todd Redmond (5-3) worked 6 2/3 innings, allowing four hits and striking out six. Bobby Parnell (0-3)
July 5, 2002
CHARLESTOWN, W.Va. - The Hagerstown Suns lost for the 12th time in 15 second-half games, bowing to the Charleston Alley Cats 9-3 on Thursday night. Hagerstown (37-48) never led Wednesday. Chaleston jumped out to a three-run lead before the Suns cut the lead to 3-1 in Keith Anderson's RBI groundout. Hagerstown closed the gap to 4-2 on a wild pitch before Charleston built a 9-2 lead. The Suns scored in the ninth on Miguel Miranda's RBI single. Hagerstown, currently last in the South Atlantic League's Northern Division, begins a season-long 12-game homestand tonight against the Hickory Crawdads.
July 8, 2009
HICKORY, N.C. -- For the second night in a row, the Hagerstown Suns hit four homers and scored double-digit runs as they beat the Hickory Crawdads 12-7 on Tuesday. The Suns blanked Hickory 10-0 on Monday. Derek Norris hit a pair of two-run homers for the Suns on Tuesday, giving him a league-high 20 homers on the season. Robby Jacobsen and Charlie Fermaint also homered for Hagerstown. Steve Lombardozzi and Valerio Heredia each had three of the Suns' 15 hits. Lombardozzi had a triple, two doubles and two RBIs.
July 6, 2009
HICKORY, N.C. -- Leadoff hitter Stephen Lombardozzi went 3-for-5 with two home runs and five RBIs to lead the Hagerstown Suns to a 10-0 win over the Hickory Crawdads on Monday night. It was only the Suns' second win in 12 games in the second half of the season. Starter Hassan Pena (1-0) and relievers Kevin Light and Osvaldo Rodriguez combined on a six-hit shutout for Hagerstown. Derek Norris and Steven Souza also homered for the Suns. Norris also doubled and finished with three RBIs.
August 7, 2003
HICKORY, N.C. - Josh Habel must be enjoying life as a starting pitcher. Habel improved to 6-1 as a starter and 9-5 overall, throwing seven innings of four-hit ball as the Hagerstown Suns defeated the Hickory Crawdads 5-1 in the opener of a four-game South Atlantic League series Wednesday night. Hagerstown (57-54, 22-22 second half) took a half-game lead over Greensboro in the race for a Wild Card berth in the Northern Division. Greensboro lost to South Georgia, 6-5. The Suns scored twice in the third inning on RBI singles by Brian Buscher and Brian Munhall, and added three more in the fourth.
October 29, 1998
Hagerstown Suns 1999 Schedule (Home games in Caps ) April 8-11 - Columbus RedStixx 12-15 - Hickory Crawdads 16-19 - GREENSBORO BATS 20-22 - Charleston Alley Cats 23-24 - DELMARVA SHOREBIRDS 25 - Off 26-29 - AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS 30 - Charleston Alley Cats May 1-3 - Charleston Alley Cats 4-7 - HICKORY CRAWDADS 8-9 - DELMARVA SHOREBIRDS...