7/31/2014 11:54 PM|
Mudcats tumble from division lead with loss at Salem
SALEM, Va. — The Carolina Mudcats tumbled from the Advanced-A Carolina League Southern Division lead with a 4-3 loss in 10 innings to Salem on Thursday night. The Mudcats, 21-19 in the second ...
7/31/2014 12:05 AM
Mudcats walk around Salem in 13-6 rout
SALEM, Va. — Carolina batters were walked a season-high 12 times by Salem pitchers as the Mudcats claimed a 13-6 triumph at Lewis Gale Field on Wednesday afternoon. The victory allowed the Mu ...
7/29/2014 11:59 PM
Mudcats snap skid, top Red Sox 5-1
SALEM, Va. — Behind a strong bounce-back outing from right-hander Adam Plutko, the Carolina Mudcats halted a six-game losing streak Tuesday night by handing the host Salem Red Sox a 5-1 defeat a ...
7/29/2014 12:51 AM
Everette Brown signs with Redskins
The Washington Redskins have given former Beddingfield High standout Everette Brown another opportunity in the NFL. Brown, an All-America defensive end at Florida State, was signed to a free-agent ...
7/27/2014 11:21 PM
Mudcats' skid reaches 6 after 2 straight walk-off losses at Potomac
WOODBRIDGE, Va. — The Carolina Mudcats made a valiant comeback, but were foiled by Oscar Tejeda’s walk-off home run in 11th, his second of the night, in a 6-5 loss to the Potomac Nationals ...
7/25/2014 11:57 PM
Mudcats blow lead, drop 4th straight
WOODBRIDGE, Va. — Not even a six-run outburst in the top of the first inning Friday night was enough to keep the Carolina Mudcats from losing their fourth straight Advanced-A Carolina League out ...
7/23/2014 11:49 PM
Mudcats fall 7-6 in 10 innings
ZEBULON — A fourth rally by the Carolina Mudcats to tie or take the lead against the visiting Wilmington Blue Rock was not to be Wednesday night. The Blue Rocks (17-15 second half, 50-50 overa ...
7/23/2014 11:47 PM
Pulliam, McCall claim Whelen Late Model Stocks wins at SNMP
LUCAMA — There were a small number of laps run Saturday night at the Southern National Motorsports Park, but there wasn’t a shortage of action — along with a sprinkling of controvers ...
7/22/2014 11:52 PM
Blue Rocks' 8-run first dooms Mudcats in 9-2 home loss
ZEBULON — A pair of three-run home runs in the top of the first inning ensured there would be little drama in Tuesday’s Advanced-A Carolina League contest between the Wilmington (Delaware) ...
7/19/2014 12:21 AM
Sever has big night in Mudcats' 3-2 loss
LYNCHBURG, Va. — Only a triple stood between Joe Sever and the cycle during Friday’s Advanced-A Carolina League clash at Calvin Falwell Field, but the Carolina Mudcats were unable to turn ...
7/17/2014 11:55 PM
Mudcats foiled on walk-off double, 2-1
LYNCHBURG, Va. — Justin Bloxom’s double in the bottom of the ninth inning Thursday evening foiled a strong outing from Carolina Mudcats starter Adam Plutko and sent the Lynchburg Hillcats ...
7/16/2014 11:49 PM
Mudcats hold off Lynchburg in ninth inning for 4-3 victory
LYNCHBURG, Va. — Second baseman Yhoxian Medina’s quick instincts in the bottom of the ninth inning Wednesday evening helped propel the Carolina Mudcats to a 4-3 win over the Lynchburg Hill ...
7/16/2014 12:01 AM
Liles lays down hammer to win Thunder & Lightning feature at County Line
ELM CITY — ARCO Restorations Thunder & Lightning points leader Skeeter Liles led from start to finish to claim the main event Saturday night at County Line Raceway. In the night’s f ...
7/14/2014 8:49 PM
Mudcats blast by Dash 6-4
ZEBULON — A pair of sixth-inning home runs from Yandy Diaz and Alex Monsalve helped the Carolina Mudcats rally past the Winston-Salem Dash for a 6-4 Advanced-A Carolina League victory inside Fiv ...
7/14/2014 8:43 PM
Houchins wielding hot bat at Orem
Three minor-league baseball players with ties to Wilson are all in the Los Angeles Angels farm system. Former Hunt High and East Carolina University third baseman Zach Houchins is playing for the O ...
7/13/2014 10:11 PM
Wilson course offers challenge to Putt-Putt professionals, amateurs
Terry Phillips surveyed the leaderboard before the final round of Sunday’s inaugural Southern Putting Tour Mid-Atlantic Championship at Putt-Putt Fun Center in Wilson and knew no lead was safe. ...
7/13/2014 10:11 PM
Hawkins' blast beats Merritt, Mudcats
ZEBULON — With ace Ryan Merritt on the mound, it seemed nothing could stop the Carolina Mudcats from winning their sixth straight. Merritt was one pitch from completing a solid eight innings ...
7/12/2014 12:14 AM
Severn still 'The Beast'
At 56, Dan “The Beast” Severn is living up to the nickname he earned in the early days of the Ultimate Fighting Championship in a whole different way. “The word ‘The Beast ...
7/12/2014 12:14 AM
Gonzalez's slam powers Mudcats
ZEBULON — Erik Gonzalez hit his first career grand slam in the third inning, and Adam Plutko allowed five hits over seven innings as the Carolina Mudcats maintained ownership of first place in t ...
7/10/2014 11:19 PM
Monsalve's grand slam keys Mudcats' victory
LYNCHBURG, Va. — Alex Monsalve’s two-out, seventh-inning grand slam broke open a tie game and buoyed the Carolina Mudcats to an 11-6 win over the Lynchburgh Hillcats in a hit-filled affair ...
7/10/2014 11:19 PM
Erwin claims I-95 Late Model Challenge race, $2,500 payday
ELM CITY — The third race of the I-95 Late Model Challenge saw its third different winner on to cap a full slate of action Saturday night at County Line Raceway. Russell Erwin and Dustin Mitc ...
7/9/2014 11:46 AM
Mudcats, Hillcats suspended in 6th
LYNCHBURG, Va. — Thunderstorms in the vicinity of Calvin Falwell Field led to lightning striking a transformer Tuesday evening, which prompted the suspension of the Carolina Mudcats’ Advan ...
7/8/2014 12:56 AM
Pulliam picks up points with 7th win at SNMP
Lee Pulliam, the defending two-time NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Late Model Stock Car national champion, picked up win No. 7 in the first half of Saturday’s twin-75 lap LMSC races at Southe ...
7/6/2014 11:12 PM
Salem ends Mudcats' winning streak at 4
ZEBULON — After dropping a one-run decision Saturday evening that ended their winning streak at four games, the Carolina Mudcats were unable to rebound in Sunday’s series finale with the S ...
7/5/2014 12:21 AM
Sever's walk-off single sends Mudcats past Salem in 10
ZEBULON — Before the scheduled fireworks inside Five County Stadium on Friday, Joe Sever created his own for the Carolina Mudcats. Sever drove in three runs, and his final RBI on a single int ...
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