Five County Stadium
MLB Affiliate: Milwaukee Brewers
Carolina League Southern Division
Thursday night it was a steal of home in extra innings; on Friday, Winston-Salem won by pummeling the Carolina Mudcats eight runs to one.
Omar Vizquel's playing career is in the Hall-of-Fame conversation. Could a lengthy managerial career be ahead for Winston-Salem’s skipper?
Luis Avilés flashed his glove and collected 3 RBI as the 3rd-place Mudcats stay on the trail of Carolina League southern division leaders.
The Cats and the Dash are again even at 27-32, seven and a half games behind first-place Buies Creek. The rubber game in Winston-Salem is Thursday.
Alec Hanson got the win, giving up 2 runs over five innings and striking out batter no. 174 to lead the minor leagues thru Aug. 22.
The series continues Sunday, Trey Supak on mound for the Cats, and Bernardo Flores for the Dash.
The Carolina Mudcats were taking care of business Friday night and took care of the visiting Winston-Salem Dash 9-3.
Winston-Salem is clawing at the bottom of the Carolina League South.
Matt Reistetter and Jose Marmolejos of the Nationals each homered twice as Potomac defeated the Carolina Mudcats 9-5.
The 2015 Carolina Mudcats page is now archived here.