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Four-Run Third Leads Columbia to Victory

Collins drives in a pair in 5-4 win over the GreenJackets
June 17, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Fireflies utilized a four-run third inning where 10 Columbia hitters stepped up to the plate to beat the Augusta GreenJackets 5-4 Thursday evening at Segra Park. The Fireflies (21-15) broke through in the third inning. Tyler Tolbert led off the frame with a two-bagger that set

Ninth Inning Rally Falls Short in 7-5 Loss to Augusta

Columbia scores three in the ninth, but can’t overcome five-run deficit
June 16, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Herard Gonzalez lifted a three-run homer in the ninth, but the Fireflies fell short in a 7-5 loss to the Augusta GreenJackets at Segra Park Wednesday evening. Gonzalez’s homer marked his third of the season. He also became the first Fireflies (20-15) player since Jake Means to

Pair of Homers Lift Fireflies Over GreenJackets

Gonzalez, Negret each get go-ahead two-run blasts in 4-3 win
June 15, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Columbia Fireflies utilized a pair of two-run homers from Herard Gonzalez and Juan Carlos Negret to take home the first game of their 12-game homestand at Segra Park 4-3 Tuesday evening. The Fireflies (20-14) found themselves in a 1-0 hole in the bottom of the third

Homestand Preview: June 15-20

Fireflies begin 12-game home stretch with engagement vs Augusta
June 14, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Fireflies play host to the Augusta GreenJackets (17-19) to Segra Park for a six-game series. The two teams have played 12 games against each other this season. The Fireflies control the series 7-5. **Tuesday, June 15: Fireflies vs GreenJackets: 7:05 pm[ Wednesday, June 16: Fireflies vs

Fireflies and RiverDogs Games Postponed Sunday

Wet grounds prevent teams from competing in scheduled doubleheader
June 13, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Today’s doubleheader between the Columbia Fireflies and Charleston RiverDogs at Joseph P. Riley Jr. Ballpark has been postponed due to wet grounds. The games will be made up at a later date to be determined when the Fireflies visit Charleston later in the season. Tuesday, Columbia opens

Saturday’s Contest Suspended in the Second

Game will resume tomorrow for doubleheader at 2:05 pm
June 12, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Tonight’s game between the Columbia Fireflies and the Charleston RiverDogs has been suspended in the middle of the second inning tied 0-0. When we resume, the Fireflies will take the field with a clean inning. The game will resume at Joseph P. Riley Jr. Ballpark tomorrow at

Bats Continue Rough Stretch in 7-0 Loss to RiverDogs

Fireflies drop back-to-back heading into the weekend in Charleston
June 11, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Columbia Fireflies fell behind early and were never able to catch up in a 7-0 loss to the Charleston RiverDogs Friday night at Joseph P. Riley Jr. Ballpark. Starter Ben Hernandez (L, 0-2) allowed a career-high four earned runs in 2.1 innings. Charleston (21-13) came out

Black Panther Screening Moved to June 13

Incoming inclement weather pushes movie date back to Sunday at 5 pm
June 11, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Columbia Fireflies have moved the Black Panther movie screening presented by Ogletree Deakins to Sunday, June 13 at 5 pm. Potential thunderstorms on Saturday evening prompted the change. The event will still be free to the public and if you have reserved your tickets, you will

Fireflies Offense Shut Down Again in 5-2 Loss to RiverDogs

Columbia held to a pair of hits for second time in series
June 10, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Columbia Fireflies bats were held in-check again, as they scratched only two hits in a 5-2 loss to the Charleston RiverDogs Thursday evening at Joseph P. Riley Ballpark. For a moment, Jake Means provided a glimmer of hope to Fireflies (19-13) fans with a solo blast

Columbia Capitalizes on Charleston Mistakes to Even Series

Fireflies score four unearned runs in the sixth to win 5-3
June 9, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Columbia Fireflies capitalized on a pair of errors in the top of the sixth inning to score four runs, all of which were unearned, to beat the Charleston RiverDogs 5-3 Wednesday night at Joseph P. Riley Ballpark. After obtaining the first out on a 1-1 groundout

Columbia Offense Stifled in 3-1 Series Opening Loss

Fireflies’ run came in third inning as RiverDogs take 1st place in Division
June 8, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Fireflies bats couldn’t find their stride, notching only two hits in the series opener against the Charleston RiverDogs Tuesday night at Joseph P. Riley Ballpark. Columbia’s lone run came in the third inning. Omar Hernandez led off the frame with a walk and following a two-out

First Responder ‘Hero of the Inning’ Nominations Open

Fireflies looking for local First Responders to honor at First Responders Night
June 9, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Columbia Fireflies are hosting First Responders Night sponsored by T-Mobile on Thursday, June 17 at 7:05pm. During the game, the Fireflies will honor eight local first responders and are looking for fans to nominate their favorite first responder for in-game recognition online here. Those selected as

The Fireflies Play Host to Early Juneteenth Event

Free viewing of Black Panther presented by Ogletree Deakins June 12
June 7, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Columbia Fireflies today announced that they will host an early Juneteenth event, showing Black Panther on the videoboard June 12 at 7:30 pm. The event is a free community event presented by the Columbia office of Ogletree Deakins. Black Panther is a 2018 film starring South

Series Finale at Myrtle Beach Postponed

Fireflies and Pelicans will make-up game on date TBD
June 6, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Columbia Fireflies and Myrtle Beach Pelicans contest that was scheduled for 6 pm Sunday has been postponed due to inclement weather and will be made up as a doubleheader on a date to be determined during the series beginning July 13 at TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans

Fireflies Split Doubleheader to Guarantee Series Split

Offense overcomes 21 inning scoreless streak in game two
June 5, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Columbia Fireflies split a doubleheader with the Myrtle Beach Pelicans Saturday evening at TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. After dropping the first contest 4-0, the Fireflies were able to take the second game 4-2. Game 1 For a second consecutive game, the Columbia Fireflies were shutout,

Fireflies Finish Suspended Game, Move Doubleheader

Team will play two games at Myrtle Beach tomorrow at four pm
June 4, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Columbia Fireflies couldn’t keep the Pelicans off the scoreboard, as Myrtle Beach walked off in the bottom of the ninth, 1-0 to beat Columbia Friday evening at TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. The two teams resumed a suspended contest from Thursday evening. The 1-0 loss was

Scoreless Outing Suspended in Sixth in Myrtle Beach

Fireflies will resume game as part of a doubleheader tomorrow
June 3, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Columbia Fireflies and Myrtle Beach Pelicans started a contest, but could not finish their game Thursday evening. The two teams did not score and the game was paused with two outs and a runner on second in the top of the sixth. Tomorrow, the two teams

Early Offense, Stellar Pitching Key in Fireflies 6-2 Win

Columbia takes the first pair from Myrtle Beach
June 2, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Columbia Fireflies offense utilized five errors from Myrtle Beach to score five unearned runs to vault over the Pelicans 6-2 Wednesday evening at TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. Adrian Alcantara (W, 2-2) notched the longest outing for a Fireflies (17-9) starter this season. A five-inning appearance

Fireflies Group Together Late to Win in 11th

Columbia uses Garcia knock to score two to win 5-3
June 1, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Maikel Garcia came to the plate with the bases loaded and one out in the top of the 11th and cashed in to push the Columbia Fireflies to win 5-3 at TicketReturn.com at Pelicans Ballpark Tuesday night. Rylan Kaufman had his best start of the season, working

Fireflies Single Game Tickets for June Games on Sale Tuesday

Fireflies play a full slate June 15-27 at Segra Park
May 30, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Columbia Fireflies today announced that June single-game tickets will go on sale Tuesday, June 1 at 3pm. The month is backloaded with 12 games in 13 days at Segra Park from June 15-27 as Columbia welcomes Augusta and Myrtle Beach to town. Each of the homestands

Bullpen Gives Up Three Runs in Ninth in 5-3 Loss

Columbia drops series finale to Augusta Sunday
May 30, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – After leaving the bases loaded in the bottom of the eighth, the Columbia Fireflies gave up three runs in the top of the ninth to secure a 5-3 loss to the Augusta GreenJackets to close out their six-game set at Segra Park Sunday afternoon. Marlin Willis walked

Bats Light Up Augusta on Fireworks Night at Segra Park

Columbia Fireflies win their fourth straight 10-2
May 29, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Columbia Fireflies had eight hitters reach base safely as the bats scored five in the first three innings in a 10-2 win over the Augusta GreenJackets Saturday at Segra Park. The Columbia (15-8) bats continued to flip the season narrative on its head against the Augusta

Gonzalez Comes Up Clutch Late in 7-6 Win Over Augusta

Gonzalez Comes Up Clutch Late in 7-6 Win Over Augusta
May 28, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Herard Gonzalez hit a go-ahead home run in the seventh and had an RBI base knock to give Fireflies some insurance as they held on to win 7-6 over the Augusta GreenJackets Friday night at Segra Park. Walter Pennington (S, 2) stranded the tying run at third

Early Offense Leads Fireflies to 10-5 Victory

Columbia hits season-high three blasts in win over Augusta
May 27, 2021

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Columbia Fireflies bats led the way, scoring six runs in the first three innings in a 10-5 win over the Augusta GreenJackets Thursday night at Segra Park. The scoring started immediately after Maikel Garcia led off the first with a double, Herard Gonzalez tried to move

Fireworks with the Phil at Segra Park, Home of the Columbia Fireflies 

SC Philharmonic and Segra Park present an evening of Patriotic Music with a Grand Fireworks Finale
May 27, 2021

Columbia, SC: The SC Philharmonic and the Columbia Fireflies today announced a partnership to bring the Midlands a full orchestral patriotic concert with a fireworks finale to Segra Park on Saturday, July 3 at 8:30 PM. When: Saturday, July 3, 2021 – Gates at 7:00 PM, music begins at 8:30