Frederick Keys Blog

Oscar Melendez Placed On DL

RHP Oscar Melendez has been placed on the disabled list. Melendez, 25, was signed as a minor league free agent by the Orioles this off-season. Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff W L ERA G GS GF SV IP H R ER HR BB SO WHIP H/9 HR/9 BB/9 SO/9 SO/BB 2005 18 Mets VESL […]

Wilson’s Gem Not Enough

Keys Fall Two Games Back of Wilmington with Six to Play The Frederick Keys got a stellar start from Tyler Wilson but saw their playoff hopes take a blow as they fell 1-0 to Salem in the series opener at Lewis-Gale Field. In five innings the Keys pushed a runner into scoring position but not […]

Early Power Lifts Frederick

De San Miguel and Rosa Homer Early and Keys Win 10-7 Home runs from C Allan de San Miguel and SS Garabez Rosa sparked an early Frederick lead and the Keys held on to upend Potomac 10-7 in the series finale at Pfitzner Stadium. With the win the Keys held off the Nationals to remain […]

Frederick Falls Out Of First

Wilmington Win and Keys 6-4 Defeat Has Frederick Half Game Out Looking to relive the magic of a night ago, the Keys put together a ninth inning rally but it fell short. Down 6-2, Frederick mustered two runs in the ninth inning and got the tying runner on base but fell short 6-4 in the […]

Sammie Starr Promoted To Frederick

Sammie Starr has been promoted from Delmarva to Frederick. Starr, 24, was selected in the 34th round in the 2010 draft. Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS 2010 22 Aberdeen NYPL A- BAL 35 152 132 17 32 […]

Keys Walk-Off Into First Place

Two Ninth Inning Runs Sends Keys Into Instant Jubilation FREDERICK, MD – Down by a run entering the bottom of the ninth inning and with the chance to jump into first place, the Keys set off a dramatic comeback, scoring twice to walk off with a 6-5 win and enter into first place in the […]

Benches Clear In Exhilarating 6-3 Keys Win

Tyler Wilson Throws a Career-High Eight Innings and Twelve Strikeouts FREDERICK, MD – Complete with a bench clearing altercation, four ejections, a dominant pitching performance and an eighth inning rally to win the game, the Frederick Keys 6-3 win over Wilmington was exhilarating to say the least. Although Tyler Wilson threw a gem, striking out […]

Keys Bats Quieted, Fall 5-4

Final 19 Keys Batters Retired Consecutively FREDERICK, MD – After Wilmington took a 5-4 lead in the fourth inning, the Blue Rocks flipped a switch and went into shutdown mode, not allowing another base runner to Frederick the rest of the game, as they claimed a 5-4 victory over the Keys at Harry Grove Stadium. […]

Torsten Boss Promoted To Frederick

Torsten Boss has been promoted from Aberdeen to Frederick. Boss, 21, was selected by the Orioles in the 8th round of the 2012 draft. Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS 2012 21 Aberdeen NYPL A- BAL 54 226 […]

Keys Claim Double-Header Victory

FREDERICK, MD – Behind strong pitching and timely hitting, the Keys swept their double-header with the Wilmington Blue Rocks to pull within a half-game of first place. Frederick Keys starter Devin Jones shined once more, as in game two he throw a complete game – the first of the year for Frederick – as he […]