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…

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…

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…

Bowlan & Melendez Shine In Rocks 6-1 Win Vs Keys

(Photo:Brad Glazier) The Wilmington Blue Rocks put the breaks on a two game losing streak on Friday, as the team defeated the Frederick Keys 6-1 at Nymeo Field. The RBIs in the game came from catcher MJ Melendez (2) and first baseman Nick Pratto (1) . Six Blue Rocks players had runs in the win…

Jonathan Bowlan Dominates Key Hitters In Rocks Debut

(Photo: Wilmington Blue Rocks) The Wilmington Blue Rocks closed out the series with the Frederick Keys with a 5-0 win on Sunday at Frawley Stadium. The RBIs in the game came from catcher MJ Melendez (2), DH Dennicher Carrasco (1) and left fielder Brewer Hicklen (1). Four Blue Rocks players had runs in the win…

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…