Rocks Crowned 2019 Carolina League Champions

(Photo: Wilmington Blue Rocks) The Wilmington Blue Rocks are the new kings of the Carolina League, as the team defeated the  Fayetteville Woodpeckers 2-0 in the fifth game of the Championship Series on Saturday at Segra Stadium. The Rocks hoisted the Mills Cup proud tonight as this team fought their way to this moment. FOR…

Rocks Are Carolina League’s North Division Champions With 6-3 Win Over Red Sox

(Photo: Brad Glazier) The Wilmington Blue Rocks are the 2019 Carolina League’s North Divison Champions after a 6-3 win over the Salem Red Sox at Frawley on Sunday.  It took a lot for the Rocks to be Champions, as the team was down two games early in this series. The previous two wins that setup…

Delaware Sports Blitz Interview: Blue Rocks MJ Melendez

(Photo: Brad Glazier) Delaware Sports Blitz had the pleasure to talk to a couple players on the  Wilmington Blue Rocks before the Saturday game on August 24th when they took on the Down East Wood Ducks ( they won 8-4). The next Rocks player we interviewed was catcher, MJ Melendez. According to Lynn Worthy of…

Melendez Homers & Bubic Dominates Ducks In Rocks 5-0 Win

(Photo: Wilmington Blue Rocks) The Wilmington Blue Rocks took home a 5-0 road win against the Down East Wood Ducks on Saturday at Grainger Stadium. The RBIs in the game came from second baseman Kyle Kasser (1), center fielder Blake Perkins (1), DH Dennicher Carrasco (1) and catcher MJ Melendez (2). Five Blue Rocks players…

Rocks Earn Their 60th Win Of The Season Vs Mudcats

(Photo:Brad Glazier) The Wilmington Blue Rocks earned their 60th win of the season with their 6-2 road win against the Carolina Mudcats on Saturday at Five County Stadium. The RBIs in the game came from outfielder Blake Perkins (1), right fielder Kyle Isbel (1), DH Dennicher Carrasco (2), shortstop Cristian Perez (1) and second baseman…

MJ Melendez’s Extra Inning Walk Off Home Run Helps Rocks Split Doubleheader Vs Salem

(Photo: Brad Glazier) The Wilmington Blue Rocks were rained out on Thursday which meant on Friday brought a doubleheader against the Salem Red Sox at Frawley Stadium. The Rocks split the doubleheader as the team won the first game 2-1 and lost the second game 1-0. Let’s focus on the game the Rocks won which…

Dennicher Carrasco’s Big Night Leads Rocks To 7-2 Win Over Keys

(Photo: Brad Glazier) The Wilmington Blue Rocks have now won two straight games as the team defeated the Frederick Keys 7-2 on Saturday at Nymeo Field. There was one player tonight who was on fire and that was Rocks third baseman Dennicher Carrasco. Carrasco had two runs,three hits and four RBIs in the game. The…

Rocks Pitching & Offense Sizzle In 7-0 Win Vs Keys

(Photo: Brad Glazier) On the first day of the summer, the Wilmington Blue Rocks came out  sizzling with a complete effort from their pitching and offense with a 7-0 win against the Frederick Keys on Friday at Frawley Stadium. The RBIs in the game came from left fielder Rudy Martin (3), third baseman Dennicher Carrasco…