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Franco Collects 4 Hits, Bulls Fall 7-4

Bulls 3B Wander Franco now batting .348 in 2021
May 16, 2021

Bulls third baseman Wander Franco recorded four hits and right fielder Ryan Boldt bashed a three-run home run, however Jumbo Shrimp right fielder Jesus Sanchez clubbed three hits and drove in two, and relievers Luis Madero and Brett Eibner combined for four and one-third shutout frames in Jacksonville’s 7-4 win

Franco Slams Bulls Past Jumbo Shrimp 14-3

SS Wander Franco crushes 1st career grand slam in front of 3,780
May 15, 2021

Durham shortstop Wander Franco crushed his first career grand slam, right fielder Nathan Lukes drove in three and second baseman Esteban Quiroz, third baseman Taylor Walls and center fielder Vidal Brujan all homered in the Bulls’ 14-3 win over the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp in front of 3,780 on Saturday evening

Jacksonville Edges Durham 6-4

Walls wallops first Triple-A homer in front of 3,057
May 14, 2021

Bulls shortstop Taylor Walls walloped his first Triple-A home run, however Jumbo Shrimp second baseman Jazz Chisholm, right fielder Jesus Sanchez and Brian Navaretto all left the yard as Jacksonville edged Durham 6-4 on Friday evening in front of a sellout crowd of 3,057 at Durham Bulls Athletic Park. Durham

Bulls Split Twinbill With Jumbo Shrimp

Durham blanks Jacksonville 6-0 in nightcap after dropping game one 7-2
May 14, 2021

After Jacksonville earned a 7-2 win in game one of Thursday’s doubleheader, Durham catcher Joseph Odom, designated hitter Joey Roach and center fielder Josh Lowe all homered as starter Drew Strotman extended his scoreless streak to ten innings to start the year in a 6-0 win in the nightcap as

Bulls Game Postponed Due To Inclement Weather

Game to be made up as part of twinbill on Thursday, May 13 starting at 5:35pm
May 12, 2021

Wednesday afternoon’s scheduled contest between the Durham Bulls and Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp has been postponed due to inclement weather. The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader on Thursday evening beginning at 5:35pm. Gates will open at 5:00pm. Both games will be seven innings in length. Tickets

Bulls Return to DBAP For 1st Time in 607 Days, Fall 4-3

Sell-out crowd of 2,737 on hand for first game at DBAP since September 12, 2019
May 11, 2021

Bulls left fielder Dalton Kelly smacked two hits, including a home run, however Jumbo Shrimp right fielder Jesus Sanchez homered and was joined by center fielder Monte Harrison in driving in two runs in Jacksonville’s 4-3 win over Durham on Tuesday evening in the first game at Durham Bulls Athletic

Durham's Win Streak Snapped At 5 In 7-6 10-Inning Defeat

Choi tallies 3 hits, Lowe homers & drives in 4
May 9, 2021

Durham center fielder Josh Lowe homered and drove in four runs while Tampa Bay Rays infielder Ji-Man Choi recorded three hits as part of his Major League Rehab Assignment, however Memphis CF Matt Szczur’s run-scoring single in the tenth inning to snap the Bulls’ win streak at five in the

Bulls Win Fifth Straight, Rout Redbirds 15-3

May 9, 2021

Durham plated fourteen unanswered runs and clubbed five home runs, with second baseman Vidal Brujan going deep from both sides of the plate while driving in five, and center fielder Ryan Boldt, third baseman Kevin Padlo and shortstop Wander Franco leaving the yard as well, as the Bulls improved to

Lowe, Padlo Blast Bulls Past Redbirds 13-5

Josh Lowe, Kevin Padlo bash 2 homers each, Bulls now 4-0
May 7, 2021

Durham center fielder Josh Lowe and third baseman Kevin Padlo both smashed two home runs and drove in four runs, while shortstop Taylor Walls recorded his second straight three-hit effort as the Bulls improved to 4-0 with a 13-5 victory over the Memphis Redbirds on Friday night at AutoZone Park.

Durham Defeats Memphis 4-3 For 3rd Straight Win

Brujan blasts homer for 2nd straight night, Bulls improve to 3-0
May 6, 2021

Durham left fielder Vidal Brujan blasted his second home run in as many nights and second baseman Taylor Walls tallied three hits as the Bulls won their third straight game to start the year with a 4-3 triumph over the Memphis Redbirds on Thursday evening at AutoZone Park. Brujan recorded

Franco & Bruján Go Deep, Ryan Fans 9 in 4-0 Win

Top 50 prospects blast 1st Triple-A homers, Joe Ryan earns win in Triple-A debut
May 5, 2021

Durham second baseman Wander Franco and center fielder Vidal Bruján both homered, while Bulls starter Joe Ryan struck out nine and yielded just two hits in five innings pitched in a 4-0 two-hit shutout win over the Memphis Redbirds on Wednesday night at AutoZone Park. Bruján bashed the fifth pitch

Bulls Best ‘Birds 7-5 In Season Opener

Top prospect Wander Franco records three hits in Triple-A debut
May 5, 2021

Bulls shortstop Wander Franco drove in two runs and collected three hits, including a go-ahead RBI single in the bottom of the seventh, while Durham third baseman Kevin Padlo and designated hitter Dalton Kelly both homered in a 7-5 season-opening victory over the Memphis Redbirds 7-5 on Tuesday evening at

Franco Headlines 2021 Preliminary Roster

Bulls set to open season in Memphis on May 4
April 30, 2021

The Durham Bulls, in conjunction with the Tampa Bay Rays, have announced their preliminary roster for the upcoming 2021 campaign. The roster, which is subject to change before the Bulls’ first game on Tuesday, May 4 in Memphis, features baseball’s unanimous top overall prospect in infielder Wander Franco, along with

Couch Oil Cares Scholarship Program

April 20, 2021

The Couch Oil Cares Scholarship Program was established in 2015 in an effort to help defray the rising costs of higher education. Again this year, Couch Oil Company is teaming up with the Durham Bulls to award scholarships to six deserving students. This $1,000 scholarship is available to students who

May Promo Schedule Highlighted by Roast of 2020

Bark in the Park, Wool E. Bull’s Birthday, Giveaways Slated for Opening Month
March 31, 2021

The Durham Bulls announced today their promotional schedule for the month of May, starting with Opening Night on Tuesday, May 11 against new division foe, Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp. Opening Night will include a celebration of local healthcare heroes for their dedication to the Triangle community during the last year. VIEW

Williams Returns to Durham as Manager

Bulls Skipper Looks to Lead Team to Top of Triple-A East Southeast Division
February 22, 2021

The Durham Bulls, in conjunction with the Tampa Bay Rays, have announced Brady Williams will be returning as manager of the Bulls for his second season with the team. Joining Williams on the Bulls coaching staff is Pitching Coach Rick Knapp, Hitting Coach Kyle Wilson, Bullpen Coaches Alberto Bastardo and

Bulls Accept Invitation as Rays Triple-A Affiliate

Bulls extend long-running partnership with Tampa Bay for at least ten more years
February 12, 2021

The Durham Bulls announced today they have accepted their invitation to continue as the Triple-A affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays after signing Major League Baseball’s Professional Development License (PDL). The 10-year agreement extends the Bulls’ long-running partnership with Tampa Bay through the 2030 season. “Today is an exciting day

Bulls Partner With BASF, Cree|Wolfspeed to Create Pollinator Garden at DBAP

Bulls, BASF, and Cree|Wolfspeed improve sustainability with pollinator garden
October 28, 2020

Today the Durham Bulls announced a partnership with BASF Agricultural Solutions North America, a leading supplier in the agriculture industry creating sustainable and innovative solutions for farmers, and Cree|Wolfspeed, a powerhouse semiconductor company focused on silicon carbide and GaN technologies, to create a pollinator garden at Durham Bulls Athletic Park.