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Blogger finds minor league baseball is more than just a game
Blogger finds minor league baseball is more than just a game

MLB writer visited Charleston on Saturday for his tour of minor league parks

Blogger finds minor league baseball is more than just a game
Blogger finds minor league baseball is more than just a game

In some ways, every minor league ballpark is the same.

There are hot dogs, fireworks, baseball and beer. Those are pretty much the same everywhere you go.

But take a closer look and the parks become as different as the cities around them....

MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Homer in 8th dooms Power at Hickory

HICKORY, N.C. — Kellin Deglan’s 15th home run of the season, a line drive to right in the eighth inning, put the Hickory Crawdads ahead to stay versus the West Virginia Power and gave them a 3-2 win over West Virginia on Wednesday....

MiLB: Power’s Meadows rebounds from injury, ready to have impact

Austin Meadows’ debut for the West Virginia Power came nearly four months later than most expected for the 2013 Pittsburgh Pirates first-round draft pick, but in the eight games since joining the Power the Georgia native has been making up for...

MiLB: Hagerstown takes early lead, tops Power

HAGERSTOWN, Md. — Spencer Kieboom singled in Wilmer Difo anhd John Wooten added a run-scoring single two batters later to give Hagerstown a lead it wouldn’t relinquish in an 8-4 South Atlantic League victory over the West Virginia...

POWER BASEBALL: West Virginia drops 6-3 decision to Greensboro

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Shaky starts hampered both starting pitchers when West Virginia’s Dovydas Neverauskas and Greensboro’s Cody Crabaugh squared off at Appalachian Power Park on Sunday afternoon.

Greensboro greeted...

MiLB: Delmarva tops Power again by 3-2 count

SALISBURY, Md. — Anthony Caronia singled in Jared Breen in the bottom of the fourth inning and the Delmarva bullpen made it hold up in a second consecutive 3-2 South Atlantic League victory over the West Virginia Power before a crowd of 2,681...

MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Walk-off RBI lifts Shorebirds over Power

SALISBURY, Md. — Austin Wynns’ fielder’s choice with one out in the bottom of the ninth allowed Creede Simpson to score and give the Delmarva Shorebirds a 3-2 win over the West Virginia Power on Tuesday.

The Shorebirds...

MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Power blanks Delmarva, 5-0

SALISBURY, Md. — The West Virginia Power used a five-run sixth inning and three pitchers combining for a five-hit shutout to take the first game in a three-game series versus the Delmarva Shorebirds, 5-0. After losing six straight, the Power...

MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Power’s Jones named South Atlantic League Player of the Week

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — West Virginia Power infielder JaCoby Jones became the team’s first South Atlantic League Player of the Week for the 2014 season, after the league awarded him the honor Monday for his performance last week.


MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Brinson’s bombs put Crawdads over Power

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Hickory centerfielder Lewis Brinson is a roll, to say the least.

Brinson, the 29th overall pick in the first round of the 2012 Major League Baseball Draft by the Texas Rangers, hit one home run over the video board at...

MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Ninth-inning collapse dooms Power versus Hickory

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Power rallied for three runs in the bottom of the eighth to tie Tuesday night’s game versus the Hickory Crawdads, but the Crawdads tagged the Power for five runs in the top of the ninth to take an 11-...

POWER BASEBALL: Lakewood tops West Virginia in 15 innings

Solo home run sends BlueClaws to 8-7 win

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