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Familiar Face for Rome Ices Asheville's Bats

Tourists Strike Out 14 Times, Record Only Four Hits
July 29, 2021

ROME- No opposing player has pitched against the Asheville Tourists more over the last four seasons than Rome Braves’ right-hander Alan Rangel. Thursday night in Rome, Rangel made his 15th start against the Tourists and led his Braves to a 2-1 win. Rangel delivered a seven-inning, nine-strikeout performance, and gave

Bradford and Company Strikeout the Tourists 12-1

Asheville Punches Out 21 Times in their Third Straight Blowout Loss
July 22, 2021

ASHEVILLE- Yes, the Hickory Crawdads scored 12 runs. Yes, the Crawdads pounded out 20 hits. Yes, the visiting team’s offense hit five Home Runs. No, none of those were the highlight performance for Asheville’s opponents on Thursday night. The real story was Hickory’s starting pitcher, Cody Bradford, who helped hand

Gambrell Stifles Asheville in Shutout Loss

Tourists Struggle to Solve Drive Pitching, Defense
July 14, 2021

ASHEVILLE- A lot of things need to go right in order to pitch a shutout at McCormick Field. You need to eliminate the big hit, play exceptional defense, and have a starting pitcher set the tone early just to name a few. The Greenville Drive accomplished all three and in

Offensive Surge Provides Tourists With Much Needed Road Win

Asheville's 17 Hits Prove to Be the Difference in 13-7 Victory
July 9, 2021

GREENSBORO- The Asheville Tourists showcased one of their best offensive efforts on the road all season Thursday night when they took down the Greensboro Grasshoppers, claiming their first win of the series. While it was a team effort throughout, both Alex Holderbach and Cesar Salazar recorded season-high four-hit games.

Tourists Make a Statement to Open Up the Homestand

Asheville Bangs Out 15 Hits; Pitching Staff Strikes Out 16
June 15, 2021

ASHEVILLE- The Asheville Tourists made a statement on Tuesday night in their 13-5 victory over the Aberdeen IronBirds. Asheville dominated Aberdeen in both hitting and pitching with an output of 15 base hits and a pitching staff mark of 16 strikeouts.

Unearned Runs Costly in a Pair of Losses

Tourists Drop Both Games of a Double-Header in Rome
June 9, 2021

ROME- Weather is playing a major factor in Asheville’s first trip to Rome, Georgia this season. The series opener began on Tuesday where only two innings were played before rain forced the game into a suspension. The Tourists and the Rome Braves finished the contest on Wednesday, an 8-4 Rome

Bravo Spearheads Pitching Gem in Tourists 3-1 Win

Valdez's Home Run Enough for Asheville as Pitching Staff Dominates
June 3, 2021

GREENVILLE- The Asheville Tourists’ pitching staff delivered a bounce back performance on Thursday night and it turned out to be one of their best pitching performances of the year. Jose Bravo pitched six innings, a first for a Tourists pitcher this season, and led the Tourists to a 3-1 victory

Yanks' Gil leads Pitchers of the Week

No. 13 prospect fans 18 over 12 innings for Class A Charleston
June 17, 2019

Despite entering the Minors in 2015, Luis Gil had yet to play for a Class A club before opening 2019 with Charleston, due to his raw profile following shoulder surgery that caused him to miss all of 2016. Through the first half of the season, he has arguably become the

Fayetteville Downs Lynchburg in Finale

May 2, 2019

For the 19th time this season the Woodpeckers pitching staff struck out ten or more batters in a game, earning 12 in the Thursday night win over the Hillcats. Colton Shaver continued his five-game hit streak with a 2-RBI single in the first inning. Seth Beer ended Fayetteville's six game

Woodpeckers Drop Game Two on Walkoff

Dorow's Solo Shot Serves Fayetteville its Second Walkoff Loss of the Year.
April 27, 2019

As the season series takes shape for these South Division foes, it is begging to look like a hearty handful of games between Fayetteville and Down East will come down to the wire. Once again, that was the case on Saturday night as the two sides went into the ninth

Woodpeckers Topple Keys

Fayetteville Remains Unbeaten Against Frederick in Segra Stadium Win
April 24, 2019

The Woodpeckers pulled off the victory by stringing together four solid innings to start the contest up 6-0. Fayetteville racked up the extra base hits blasting six total doubles, the most this season. Ultimately, the Woodpeckers continued their dominance of the Keys with a 7-4 win.