Blue Rocks comeback falls short in 7-6 loss vs Salem

Blue Rocks dug themselves a hole in the early innings of Friday’s road game  in Salem and fell just short of a comeback by losing 7-6 in the series opener. Salem had a night on the Rocks pitching having 11 hits and 7 earned runs in the game. Rocks starting Pitcher Zach Lovvorn pitched 1.1…

Blue Rocks crush Keys and Win series

Thursday night was a hot and steamy night in Wilmington and the same could be said about the Rocks win on the night. Blue Rocks had everything going on Thursday from their offense to their pitching, Rocks were hot all night long in the 7-0 win vs Keys. First the offense, Rocks started the scoring…

Blue Rocks sweep double header on Tuesday vs Frederick

Tuesday night was a great night for the Blue Rocks because it was the first time since July 31st they won back to back games and they did all in one day. On this Tuesday night, Blue Rocks had a double header vs their division rivals the Fredrick Keys at home in Frawley Stadium. The…

Blue Rocks come up short in the 2-1 loss against Potomac

  The Blue Rocks pitching came to play Friday night but the offense struggled most of the night which led the Rocks to a 2-1 loss to the Potomac Nationals on the night. The star of night for the Blue Rocks was starting pitcher Zach Lovvorn who had an excellent outing despite taking the loss. He…

Eugene Burroughs named new head coach for 87ers

  The Delaware 87ers announced Thursday that Eugene Burroughs will be their new head coach going into the 2016-2017 season. Burroughs comes from the Sevens affiliate the Philadelphia 76ers where he was a shooting coach for the past two seasons. Burroughs is a native of Philadelphia and went to high school at Episcopal Academy. Before joining…

Blue Rocks End Salem series with a 13-2 win

  The Blue Rocks showed some power out of their bats on Wednesday night in 13-2 series finale win vs the Salem Red Sox. The star of the show for the Blue Rocks on Wednesday night was catcher Luis Villegas who had 5 RBIs and 2 home runs on the night.  This brings Villegas season…

Blue Rocks fall to Red Sox in series opener 11-7

  On Monday night, it was more of the same for the Blue Rocks who got out slugged by The Salem Red Sox 11-7. Just like the weather in Wilmington, DE lately, The Blue Rocks offense has been very dreary and almost no-fun to watch but there is a bright spot on this offense. The…