April 20, 2010
SALISBURY, Md. -- T.J. Baxter scored all the way from second base on a wild pitch in the bottom of the 11th inning, and the Delmarva Shorebirds snapped the Hagerstown Suns' four-game winning streak with a 3-2 victory to take the fourth and final game of the four-game series Monday night. Baxter singled off Suns reliever Glenn Gibson (1-1) to lead off the 11th. He took second on Michael Planeta's sacrifice bunt before scoring on the wild pitch. Delmarva (7-5) took a 1-0 lead in the second inning.
April 14, 2007
REENSBORO, N.C. - The Hagerstown Suns were in a giving mood on Friday. The Suns gift-wrapped two runs for Greensboro in the fifth inning, allowing the Grasshoppers to come from behind for a 6-5 victory. A wild pitch on a third strike, a hit batsman and a walk by Aaron Jackson loaded the bases for Carlos Piste's groundout to tie the game and a wild pitch to score the go-ahead run. Brett McMillian homered in the second and the Suns scored three in the third on Mike Daniel's three-run homer for a 4-4 tie. Hagerstown took a 5-4 lead in the fifth when Alex Nunez stole home on a strikeout.
July 2, 2009
MAUGANSVILLE -- Despite a rain delay, a change of scenery, three disputed calls and an injury, Maugansville managed to edge out Clear Spring 6-3 in the opening round of the Maryland District 1 Junior League All-Star Tournament. Maugansville jumped on the board early, scoring two runs after an error, a walk and a hit that led to a two-run single by Chris McNairn. In the third, Trevor Shuck hit a leadoff home to left field. Clear Spring was held hitless through the first three innings.
August 29, 2009
Sometimes it all evens out. The Hagerstown Suns spent the week suffering through miscues and errors that led to losses. Thank goodness for the weekend. The Suns found out what it was like to be on the other side as Delmarva committed all the gaffes to go with two key Hagerstown hits Saturday in a 4-0 victory. A pair of Shorebird errors gave the Suns their first run in the second. A pair of triples and a wild pitch in the sixth helped the Suns nail down the shutout win. Hagerstown starter Paul Demny allowed one hit and one walk in six innings while striking out seven to earn his third win. Delmarva had two hits on the night.
August 27, 2005
SALISBURY, Md. Jesus Flores, one of five Hagerstown Suns with two hits Friday night, had two doubles and four RBI as last-place Hagerstown beat the first-place Delmarva Shorebirds for the second straight night, 10-3. The Suns took an early 7-0 lead, scoring six runs off Josh Potter (3-3) in the top of the second inning to give starter Michael Devaney all the support he'd need. Devaney (9-4) allowed three runs (two earned), four hits and three walks while striking out four in six innings.
April 21, 2008
EASTLAKE, Ohio - Clint Everts, Edulin Abreu, and Trevor Lawhorn came to the Hagerstown's rescue on Sunday and took the Suns out of the darkness. Lawhorn singled to drive in the winning run in the top of the ninth, while Everts and Abreu combined to pitch four innings of scoreless relief to help the Suns take a 3-2 win over Lake County and end a four-game losing streak. Everts pitched 2 1/3 innings of hitless relief behind starter Jeff Mandel before Abreu (1-0) fired 1 2/3 innings of two-hit relief to get the win. But it wasn't without drama.
April 12, 1999
HICKORY, N.C. - The pitching tandem of Marcus Sandoval and Pat Lynch combined to shut down the Hickory Crawdads Monday and lead the Hagerstown Suns to a 7-1 victory for their third straight win. [cont. from sports page ] Sandoval and Lynch, a pair of starters who will be sharing the fifth spot in the Suns' rotation, limited Hickory to five hits. Sandoval (1-0) allowed Rico Williams a one-out homer in the first. Lynch wiggled out of trouble in the fifth to pitch four innings for a save.
July 23, 2008
GREENVILLE, S.C. - Chad Povich and Robert McClain combined to hold Hagerstown to five hits and the Greenville Drive defeated the Suns for the second straight night, 7-1 on Tuesday. Povich (7-3) allowed three hits and the Suns' only run in six innings while striking out three. McClain earned a three-inning save, allowing two hits and a walk. Hagerstown took a 1-0 lead in the first inning when Mark Gildea walked, took second on a wild pitch and scored on Jeses Valdez's single.
July 28, 2009
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Hagerstown's Carlos Peralta hit Lexington's Michael Diaz with a pitch with the bases loaded and two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning Monday, giving the Legends a 6-5 victory over the Suns. It was the second straight game in which the Legends rallied from behind in the ninth to beat the Suns, who blew a 3-0 lead in the ninth in a 6-3 loss Sunday. The Suns took a 5-4 lead into the bottom of the ninth Monday, before things got wild. Brandon Wikoff led off with a single against Kevin Light, who was immediately replaced by Peralta (4-3)
July 8, 2004
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. - Hagerstown's Pat Dobson did what a leadoff hitter is supposed to do Wednesday night, sparking the lineup with a 4-for-5 night and leading the Suns to a 6-1 win over the Kannapolis Intimidators. Dobson doubled twice and drove in two runs to back another solid outing by Suns starter Ben Thurmond (4-2), who scattered seven hits and struck out seven in 7 1/3 innings. The Suns (33-47, 5-8 second half) scored single runs in the second, third and fourth innings - each coming with two outs.