March 22, 2005
The Hagerstown Suns announced Monday they have extended their lease agreement with Municipal Stadium for an additional season. The lease now goes through the 2006 baseball season. "We're very, very pleased to once again extend our lease agreement," said Rich Neumann, vice president of development for Mandalay Baseball Properties, the Suns' ownership group. "We're happy with the progress of the team under (Suns General Manager Kurt Landes') leadership, and we're excited about the long-term potential of the local market.
August 20, 2006
CHARLESTON, W.Va. - The West Virginia Power took a 3-0 lead after three innings, then held on after Hagerstown scored twice in the seventh to secure a 3-2 victory over the Suns on Saturday night. Suns starter Zac Clements (0-3) walked four Power hitters in the second inning - the fourth forcing in a run - and also gave up Darren Ford's RBI infield single. In the third, Michael Bell doubled to left and later scored on Michael Brantley's sacrifice fly to make it 3-0. West Virginia starter Shawn Ferguson (2-2)
August 22, 2006
CHARLESTON, W.Va. - The Hagerstown Suns managed just seven hits in 14 innings of baseball Monday asthe West Virginia Power swept a South Atlantic League doubleheader, 7-1 and 4-0. The Suns got five hits in Game 1, but trailed just 2-1 in the fifth after Rafael Arroyo drew a one-out walk and eventually scored on Jose Castro's single to right field. But the Power tacked on five runs in the bottom of the fifth - four of which were charged to Suns starter Jonathon Niese. Lorenzo Cain drove in one run with a double and Mat Gamel followed with a three-run homer to chase Niese and put the game out of Hagerstown's reach.
May 11, 2007
Andrew Lefave went 3-for-3 with a two-run homer as the West Virginia Power beat the Hagerstown Suns 6-3 Thursday at Municipal Stadium. The game was delayed three times by rain and eventually stopped for good with one out in the bottom of the sixth inning. The Power (23-8) jumped out to a 5-0 lead against Suns starter Marco Estrada (1-3), who gave up five earned run on seven hits and a walk in his four innings. The Suns (12-21) cut it to 5-2 in the bottom of the fourth. Justin Maxwell scored from third on Brett McMillan's groundout and Erick San Pedro brought in a run when he was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded.
May 7, 2007
SALISBURY, Md. - The Hagerstown Suns split a doubleheader with the Delmarva Shorebirds on Sunday, dropping the first game 3-1 before rebounding to take the second, 3-2. In the opener, Delmarva (11-18) used great pitching from Brad Bergesen (2-2) as he went the distance for a three-hitter. The Suns got a run in the first on an RBI groundout by Stephen King, but Chris Vinyard's two-run double in the third gave the Shorebirds the lead. The Suns (11-19) got even in the second game, as Yunior Novoa (1-4)
May 10, 2007
Andy Bouchie went 2-for-2 with a home run and two RBI as the West Virginia Power jumped out to a 7-0 lead and held on to beat the Hagerstown Suns 8-6 Wednesday at Municipal Stadium. The Power (22-8), who lead the South Atlantic League Northern Division, scored six runs off Suns starter Cory Van Allen (0-2), who was done after three innings. Down 7-0, the Suns (12-20) started their comeback with three runs in the bottom of the fourth. Stephen King hit a two-run single and eventually scored on a single by Marcos Cabral.
July 6, 2008
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- The West Virginia Power edged the Hagerstown Suns 3-2 in 10 innings Saturday night at Appalachian Power Park. With West Virginia runners on first and third with one out in the bottom of the 10th, Eric Farris laid down a bunt. Suns pitcher Justin Phillabaum (1-2) fielded the ball and got Farris out, but Matt Cline scored the winning run on the play. The Power took a 2-0 lead in the first inning against Suns starter Colten Willens. Eric Farris singled, went to third on a single by Eric Fryer and scored on another single by Caleb Gindl.
September 7, 2010
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- The West Virginia Power rapped out 16 hits off three Hagerstown pitchers on their way to a 7-3 win over the Suns in their season finale Monday afternoon. Elevys Gonzalez was 3 for 4 with a home run and two RBIs for the Power (65-74, 34-35 second half). Evan Chambers added three hits and Rogelios Noris homered. Paul Applebee (6-6) took the loss for the Suns (65-75, 29-41). He came on in the third inning for starter Sammy Solis and pitched four innings, allowing 11 hits and five earned runs.
May 14, 2010
HAGERSTOWN -- The Hagerstown Suns scored three runs in the first inning and got six strong innings from starter Trevor Holder in a 5-2 victory over the West Virginia Power on Thursday night at Municipal Stadium. Holder (2-1) allowed four hits and one unearned run while striking out three over six innings. Francisco Soriano singled, Sean Nicol hit an RBI double and Destin Hood drove in two runs with a double in the first inning for Hagerstown (17-16). West Virginia (14-19)
July 26, 2010
The Hagerstown Suns' South Atlantic League game against the West Virginia Power scheduled for Sunday afternoon was postponed by rain. The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader today at at 5:05 p.m. Washington Nationals pitcher Jordan Zimmermann will make a rehab start for the Suns in the first game today. Zimmermann, a right-hander who started 16 games as a rookie in 2009 before going onto the disabled list and undergoing Tommy John elbow ligament replacement surgery, will be making his fifth rehab start in 2010.