Rocks Break Two Game Losing Streak In 2-1 Win Vs Winston-Salem

After losing two straight games to the Winston-Salem Dash, the Wilmington Blue Rocks pitching came out on fire to pull out at 2-1 win on Saturday at Frawley Stadium. The Rocks pitching staff was the stars of this game as they combined for six hits, one run, one ER, one walk and eight strikeouts in…

Rocks Cristian Castillo Stifles Mudcats Hitters For A 5-1 Win

The rain finally cleared out of Wilmington, Delaware where the Wilmington Blue Rocks were ready to roll against the Carolina Mudcats at Frawley Stadium. Rocks offense led the charge in the beginning with designated hitter Chase Vallot and second baseman Gabriel Cancel both having two RBIs in the game.  The pitching led by Cristian Castillo…

Blue Rocks Win Opening Day Game Against Potomac 5-3

This was not the prettiest of opening day wins for the Wilmington Blue Rocks but they will definitely take it. The Rocks opened the season on the road against the Potomac Nationals who they defeated 5-3. The Rocks look like they are still getting the rust off from the winter because the Wilmington batters were…

Blue Rocks July Pitching Recap

July: W-L Record: 17-13 Scored Runs: 111 Opponents Runs: 103 Pitching:   Starting Pitchers: Scott Blewett Games Played: 6 Games Started: 6 W-L Record: 1-2 Innings Pitched: 35 innings Hits given up: 36 Runs given up: 15 Earned Runs: 14 Home Runs given up: 1 Walks: 11 Strikeouts: 22 ERA: 3.60 WHIP: 1.3429   Colin Rodgers Games Played: 4 Games Started: 1 W-L Record: Innings Pitched:…

Blue Rocks June Pitching Recap

June: W-L Record: 15-12 Scored Runs: 121 Opponents Runs: 119 Pitching: Starting Pitchers: Scott Blewett Games Played: 5 Games Started: 5 W-L Record: 2-2 Innings Pitched: 24.5 innings Hits given up: 29 Runs given up: 14 Earned Runs: 14 Home Runs given up: 4 Walks: 11 Strikeouts: 41 ERA: 5.14 WHIP: 1.6327 Colin Rodgers Games Played: 3 Games Started: 3 W-L Record: 1-1 Innings Pitched: 16…

Blue Rocks Land 6 Players On 2017 Carolina League Northern Division All-Star team

The office of  the Carolina League announced Monday their All Stars teams and six Wilmington Blue Rocks made the Northern Division All-Star team. The six Blue Rocks were Shortstop Nicky Lopez , outfielder Anderson Miller and pitchers Foster Griffin, Cristian Castillo, Richard Lovelady, and Yunior Marte.  With six players getting an All-Star nod, it became the…

Blue Rocks April & May Pitching Recap

April: W-L Record: 8-15 Scored Runs: 78 Opponents Runs: 92 Pitching: Starting Pitchers: Foster Griffin Games Played: 5 Games Started: 5 W-L Record: 2-2 Innings Pitched: 24.3 innings Hits given up: 16 Runs given up: 11 Earned Runs: 10 Home Runs given up: 1 Walks: 6 Strikeouts: 26 ERA: 3.70 WHIP: 0.9053   Emilio Ogando Games…

Blue Rocks Win In 11 innings Vs Nationals, Push Winning Streak To Three

On Easter Sunday, the Wilmington Blue Rocks gave their fans an Easter treat by a extra inning win and three straight road wins in a row. The Rocks beat the Potomac Nationals 5-4 at Pfitzner Stadium in 11 innings and the steady Wilmington pitching led the way for the win. Rocks starter Cristian Castillo in the first three…