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Wild Finish; IronBirds Take Series Opener In Extras

‘Birds Score Game’s Winning Run in 11th Via Wild-Pitch; Top Lake Monsters, 3-2 BURLINGTON, VT – In the final series of the 2012 season, the IronBirds took the opener against the Vermont Lake Monsters, 3-2, in 11 innings. 1B Cameron Edman scored the game’s winner run in the top of the 11th inning after Cecil […]

Keys End Year On A High Note

End Second Half with Winning Record and Four-Game Win Streak FREDERICK, MD – Defeating the Carolina Mudcats 5-2, the Keys ended their 2012 season on a high note, winning four consecutive games to close out the second half with a winning record. After a tumultuous 27-43 first half record, which was the worst of all […]

Power Top Shorebirds 4-1 In Season Finale

Shorebirds end the season with a record of 52-86 Charleston, WV – The West Virginia Power scored four unanswered runs between the fifth and eighth innings to top the Delmarva Shorebirds 4-1 at Appalachian Power Park on Monday afternoon. The Shorebirds end the season with a 52-86 record. Zack Von Rosenberg tossed a nine inning […]

Norfolk 5, Gwinnett 1

Jake Arrieta tossed five strong innings to help pitch the Tides past the Gwinnett Braves 5-1 in the season finale Monday afternoon at Harbor Park. Arrieta (5-4) was dominant once again, as he struck out nine over five innings of work. He allowed three hits and a walk, the fourth straight start in which he’s […]

Keys Drown Mudcats In Extras With 2-1 Win

Tyler Wilson Dominates Again; Gives Up No Runs and Strikes Out Ten FREDERICK, MD – With a walk, balk, sacrifice bunt and then sacrifice fly, the Keys walked-off 2-1 winners against the Carolina Mudcats in the 10th inning in front of 5,704 fans at Harry Grove Stadium. The decisive play came with Tyler Townsend at […]

Gwinnett 7, Norfolk 1 (7 Innings)

The Gwinnett Braves pounded out 11 hits as they rolled to a 7-1 win over the Tides on a rainy Sunday night at Harbor Park. The game was called after seven innings due to inclement weather. Former Tide Felix Pie led Gwinnett’s offense with a home run and an RBI double, while Brian Friday doubled […]

Birds Falter Just Short Of Win Against Renegades

IronBirds lose final series game against Hudson Valley, 12-9 ABERDEEN, MD- The IronBirds faced the Hudson Valley Renegades in the final game of the three-game series and the final IronBirds home game of the 2012 season. Runs were put on the board early in the game on Sunday. Renegades scored first in the top of […]

Davis Leads Shorebirds To Doubleheader Split

Adam Davis homers in both games on Sunday Charleston, WV – The Delmarva Shorebirds (24-44) scored six runs in the third inning of game two of a doubleheader and cruised to a 7-2 win over the West Virginia Power (37-32) on Sunday afternoon. The Power won game one of the doubleheader 3-2. In game one, […]

Norfolk 4, Gwinnett 3

The Tides rallied with two runs in the sixth and one more in the eighth to knock off the Gwinnett Braves 4-3 in front of 9,012 fans Saturday night at Harbor Park. The win was Norfolk’s fifth straight on the homestand and its seventh straight over Gwinnett. The Tides’ pitching staff has posted a remarkable […]

Scoreless Night For The IronBirds

Birds lose second game in series against Renegades, 2-0 ABERDEEN, MD- The IronBirds attempted to clinch the series win in the second game of the three-game series in Aberdeen on Saturday night. Renegades put up a run in both the first and second half of the game. Birds were unable to score any runs and […]