Mejia Returns, Paulino’s Perfect Days, and More in ‘Duck Tales

When the Akron RubberDucks have not been dodging rain drops, they have played with mixed results. To be fair, when six games have been rained out or…

Thrillcats Claim Game 1 Win on Error in 12th; Hillcats 4, Pelicans 3

With two on and nobody out in the top of the 12th inning, an error by Myrtle Beach allowed the go-ahead run to score for Lynchburg and…

Hillcats Clinch Trip to Mills Cup Championship; Hillcats 3, Nationals 1

More than five innings of shutout baseball from starter Sean Brady and a two-run home run from Yu-Cheng Chang late pushed Lynchburg past Potomac, 3-1, to win…

Hitting Prowess Drives the Thrillcats

Over the past several weeks, the High-A Lynchburg Hillcats have been a prominent feature in both Carolina League and national baseball news. Lynchburg’s on-field host, Kestrel Kerl,…

Paulino Joins Long List of Hillcats to Win Player of the Week Award

Another week, another piece of hardware for a member of the Lynchburg Hillcats as outfielder Dorssys Paulino‘s tear at the plate earned him the Carolina League Player…

Marabell’s Walk-Off, Santander’s Doubles, New Hardware, and More in Hillcats Chatter

The Carolina League season is rapidly winding down for the Lynchburg Hillcats, with just seven games remaining on their regular season schedule. Their ticket to postseason baseball…

Santander Slugs Some More, Frank’s Scoreless Streak Ends, and More in Hillcats Chatter

The Lynchburg Hillcats have charged back into the top spot in the Carolina League’s Northern Division as the Potomac Nationals have fallen apart. The Hillcats wrapped up…

Paulino Progresses in First Full Season in Outfield

Once a top prospect in the Cleveland Indians farm system, Dorssys Paulino finds himself entering one of the bigger seasons of his professional career as the calendar…

Captains End with a Winning Season

The Lake County Captains got THIS close a number of times. Games were decided by one or two runs. They ended both seasons with a winning record,…

A Month of Sweeps for the High-A Hillcats

Individual success in sports, and baseball in particular, is common and sparks thoughts of broader cultural references to inspirational words that spur success. Perhaps your personal favorite…

Is Paulino’s Third Time in Eastlake a Hit or Miss?

There’s an old saying in baseball about three’s. You may have heard it. Three strikes, you’re out. You’ve had three chances, three opportunities for success. If you…

Lake County 2015 Roster to be Filled with Young, Well-Known Names

The roster is riddled with familiar names, but not many because they’ve seen the grass of Classic Park before. This season, the Lake County Captains roster boasts…