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Round Rock Notches Back-To-Back Walk-Offs in Doubleheader

ROUND ROCK, Texas - The Round Rock Express (42-38) certainly displayed a flair for the dramatic in Thursday's doubleheader against the Iowa Cubs (38-41). In game one, DH Justin Ruggiano gave the E-Train a 4-2 walk-off victory with a two-run home run in the bottom of the seventh. Just hours later, 2B Hanser Alberto lined an RBI single into right field to secure yet another walk-off win, this time by a score of 5-4 in eight innings. Ruggiano was the hero of game one, blasting a pair of two-run... Full Story

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G-Braves' Combined No-Hitter Sinks Louisville, 3-0

LOUISVILLE, KY - Rob Wooten, Matt Marksberry and Jose Ramirez etched their names into the Gwinnett Braves' record books on Thursday night, combining to throw the second no-hitter in club history in a 3-0 win over the Louisville Bats (39-41) at Louisville Slugger Field. It's the first no-hitter for the G-Braves (36-45) since right-hander Todd Redmond accomplished the feat over 9.0 innings on May 28, 2010, also at Louisville. Wooten (W, 1-1), making just his second career start in spot duty, was nearly perfect in his 6.0 innings. The right-hander set a career high for both innings pitched... Full Story

Dulin's HR Breaks Tie in 7th, Legends Win 5-4

A home run by Brandon Dulin in the seventh inning broke a 4-4 tie, and the Lexington Legends went on to a 5-4 win over the Rome Braves in front of 6,191 fans at Whitaker Bank Ballpark Thursday night. The Legends jumped out to a 4-0 lead in the first inning. With one out, D.J. Burt walked and stole second base. After Anderson Miller walked, Dulin singled, scoring Burt. Amalani Fukofuka struck out, but Xavier Fernandez followed with a three-run homer, his fifth home run of the season. Rome was held scoreless until Carlos Castro hit a solo homer with two outs in the fourth inning. The Br... Full Story

Medina's 3-Run Home Run Lifts Dragons to Win

Fort Wayne, Ind. - Reydel Medina's three-run home run in the top of the 8th inning erased a 1-0 deficit and lifted the Dayton Dragons to a 4-2 victory over the Fort Wayne TinCaps on Thursday night. The Dragons won three-of-four games in the series. Dragons starting pitcher Jose Lopez (5-7) was outstanding and earned the win. He worked seven innings, allowing one run on only two hits with two walks and six strikeouts. Lopez retired 10 straight batters at one point. The runner who scored was the only man who advanced past first base against Lopez in his seven innings. Reliever Jesus Reyes... Full Story

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  1. Salem Red Sox - Carolina League (CarL)
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  5. Southern Illinois Miners - Frontier League (FL)
  6. South Carolina Stingrays - ECHL (ECHL)
  7. Hartford Yard Goats - Eastern League (EL)
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BASEBALL
Affiliated Minor League Baseball
ApL, AzFL, AzL, CalL, CarL, EL, FSL, GCL, IL, ML, MWL, NWL, NYPL, PCL, PL, SAL, SL, TL
College Wood Bat Baseball
Alaska, Cape Cod, Coastal Plain, FCBL, GLSCL, GWL, NECBL, Northwoods, PGCBL, Prospect, TCL, WCL, WMBL
Independent Minor League Baseball
AA, AtL, Can-Am, FL, PA, Pecos

BASKETBALL
Men's Minor League Basketball
D-League, NBL Canada
Women's Basketball
WNBA

FOOTBALL
Indoor/Arena Football
AFL, AIF, CIF, IFL
Outdoor Football
CFL, FXFL

HOCKEY
Junior Hockey
NAHL, OHL, QMJHL, USHL, WHL
Minor League Hockey
AHL, ECHL, FHL, SPHL
Women's Hockey
NWHL

LACROSSE
Indoor Lacrosse
NLL
Outdoor Lacrosse
MLL

OTHER
Other Sports
PFL, PRO Rugby
Other Women's
NPF, WTT

SOCCER
Indoor Soccer
IPL, MASL
Outdoor Soccer
MLS, NASL, USL
Women's Soccer
NWSL