Skole's Two-Run Homer Lifts Knights over Stripers, 2-1

Gwinnett falls despite three extra-base hits from Travis Demeritte

Wilson tossed 7.0 innings and struck out six. (Josh Conner/Gwinnett Stripers)

By Peter Brooks | May 21, 2019 10:31 PM ET

Woodstock, Ga. native Matt Skole hit a go-ahead two-run home run in the seventh inning off Bryse Wilson to lead the Charlotte Knights (24-18) past the Gwinnett Stripers (26-18) 2-1 on Tuesday at Coolray Field. Gwinnett lost despite Travis Demeritte's 3-for-4 effort that included two doubles and a triple.

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Stripers' Winning Streak Snapped with 5-4 Loss in Pawtucket

Gwinnett finishes road trip at 5-1, but club record eight-game winning streak ends

Andres Blanco went 2-for-3 with a home run and two RBIs on Sunday at Pawtucket. (Bernie Connelly)

By Tony Schiavone | May 19, 2019 4:33 PM ET

The Pawtucket Red Sox (15-25) ended the Gwinnett Stripers' club record eight-game winning streak with a 5-4 victory on Sunday afternoon at McCoy Stadium in the finale of the three-game series. The Stripers (26-17) raised their International League-leading home run total to 76 with homers from Travis Demeritte and Andres Blanco in the loss.

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Stripers Win Eighth Straight, Top Pawtucket 5-2

Demeritte and Duvall each homer as Gwinnett sets club record for consecutive wins

Travis Demeritte homered for the third straight game on Saturday night at Pawtucket. (Bernie Connelly)

By Tony Schiavone | May 18, 2019 10:45 PM ET

The Gwinnett Stripers (26-16) set a club record with their eighth straight win, a 5-2 victory over the Pawtucket Red Sox (14-25) on Saturday night in game two of the three-game series at McCoy Stadium. The Stripers raised their International League-leading home run total to 74 with blasts from Travis Demeritte and Adam Duvall.

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Stripers Whip Pawtucket 7-5 for Seventh Straight Win

Gwinnett gets homers from Travis Demeritte, Jack Lopez, and Adam Duvall

Jack Lopez blasted his first home run and tallied his first multi-RBI game with Gwinnett on Friday. (Matthew Caldwell)

By Tony Schiavone | May 17, 2019 11:16 PM ET

The Gwinnett Stripers (25-16) extended their winning streak to seven games with a 7-5 win over the Pawtucket Red Sox (14-24) Friday night in the opener of a three-game series at McCoy Stadium. The Stripers got home runs from Travis Demeritte, Jack Lopez, and Adam Duvall, and have now hit 13 homers in four games on the road trip.

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Stripers Smack Four Homers, Rout Buffalo 11-2

Bryse Wilson pitches 7.1 strong innings as Gwinnett wins sixth straight game

Sean Kazmar Jr. blasted his third home run of the season on Thursday night at Buffalo. (Bernie Connelly)

By Tony Schiavone | May 16, 2019 10:10 PM ET

The Gwinnett Stripers (24-16) backed up a quality start from Bryse Wilson with 13 hits and four home runs in an 11-2 drubbing of the Buffalo Bisons (14-22) on Thursday night at Sahlen Field. Adam Duvall, Travis Demeritte, Alex Jackson, and Sean Kazmar Jr. all went deep in Gwinnett's sixth straight win.

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Homestand Highlights: Stripers Host First Xolos de Gwinnett Night, Ronald Acuna Jr. Bobblehead Giveaway

Seven-game homestand also features Salute to Armed Forces, Friday Fireworks, and Memorial Day Picnic

Seven-game homestand also features Salute to Armed Forces, Friday Fireworks, and Memorial Day Picnic.

By Peter Brooks | May 16, 2019 10:12 AM ET

The Gwinnett Stripers return to Coolray Field for a seven-game homestand from May 21-27. The Stripers will host the Charlotte Knights (Chicago White Sox) for three games from May 21-23 and the Norfolk Tides (Baltimore Orioles) for four games from May 24-27. The homestand includes the first Xolos de Gwinnett Night on May 23, Salute to Armed Forces and Friday Fireworks on May 24, a Ronald Acuna Jr. National League Rookie of the Year Bobblehead Giveaway on May 25, a Memorial Day Picnic on May 27, and more.

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Gwinnett Hits Five Home Runs, Bashes Buffalo, 6-2

Rafael Ortega homers twice in Stripers fifth straight win

Ortega homered twice in the Stripers fifth straight win. (Josh Conner/Gwinnett Stripers)

By Tony Schiavone | May 15, 2019 11:18 PM ET

The Gwinnett Stripers (23-16) hit five home runs en route to a 6-2 win over the Buffalo Bisons (14-21) Wednesday night in game two of the three-game series at Sahlen Field.

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Riley Homers Again as Stripers Pound Buffalo, 11-3

Austin Riley's grand slam highlights a nine-run seventh inning

Austin Riley blasted his 10th home run of May on Tuesday night. (Matthew Caldwell)

By Tony Schiavone | May 14, 2019 10:10 PM ET

The Gwinnett Stripers (22-16) opened a six-game road trip with their fourth-straight win, an 11-3 rout of the Buffalo Bisons (14-20) Tuesday night in game one of the three-game series at Sahlen Field. Austin Riley blasted his International League-leading 15th home run - a seventh-inning grand slam - to power the win.

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Austin Riley Named International League Batter of the Week

Riley is the third Stripers player to win an IL weekly award this season, joining pitcher Mike Soroka and infielder Andres Blanco. (Matthew Caldwell)

By Dave Lezotte | May 13, 2019 11:15 AM ET

Gwinnett Stripers third baseman and left fielder Austin Riley has been named the International League Batter of the Week for May 6-12. Riley batted .296 (8-for-27) with one double, four home runs, seven runs scored, eight RBIs, a .778 slugging percentage, and a 1.184 OPS in seven games during the week.

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Stripers Defeat Pawtucket 4-1, Sweep Series

Andres Santiago works 6.0 scoreless innings in win

Santiago worked 6.0 scoreless innings to earn his second win. (Matthew Caldwell/Gwinnett Stripers)

By Peter Brooks | May 12, 2019 4:45 PM ET

The Gwinnett Stripers (21-16) completed the sweep of the Pawtucket Red Sox (13-21) with a 4-1 win on Sunday afternoon at Coolray Field. Andres Santiago (W, 2-2) earned his first win as a Triple-A starter with 6.0 scoreless, six-hit innings.

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