MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. – After three days off the Morehead City Marlins (8-2) continued the best start in franchise history with a 4-3 walk-off victory over Holly Springs (3-9) at Big Rock Stadium on Wednesday night.
Peninsula, Va. – The Morehead City Marlins (7-2) seven-game winning streak came to an end on Saturday night against the Peninsula Pilots (5-2), 4-1, at War Memorial Stadium. The seven-game streak will go down as the second-longest streak in franchise history.
MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. – The Morehead City Marlins (5-1) became the first team this summer in the Coastal Plain League to reach the five-win mark. The Marlins knocked off the Wilson Tobs (2-3) for the second night in a row by a final score of 5-3 from Big Rock Stadium.
MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. – The Morehead City Marlins (1-1) pitching staff recorded 18 of the possible 27 outs via the strikeout on Friday night to secure the first win of the season, 4-1 over Wilmington (1-1).
Morehead City, N.C. - - - This season was not quite what the organization had envisioned after reaching the Petitt Cup playoffs for the second time in franchise history in the previous summer. Nevertheless, the 2017 Morehead City Marlins comprised of a special group of players who left each fan in the stands at Big Rock Stadium captivated by their thrilling performances on the field every home game.
Morehead City, N.C. - - - The Morehead City Marlins dropped consecutive contests to the visiting Edenton Steamers Sunday night for the final meetings between both teams in the 2017 campaign. The Steamers tallied a narrow 6-5 victory in the game one followed by a commanding 10-4 triumph in the second contest.
Wilmington, N.C. - - - Morehead City Marlins right-handed starting pitcher Nolan Clenney (NC State) tossed six innings, allowing one earned run on five hits and nine strikeouts; however, the MHC bats went silent in a 2-0 loss to the host Wilmington Sharks from Buck Hardee Field at Legion Stadium Saturday night. With the loss and Edenton victory, the Marlins have officially been eliminated from Petitt Cup playoff contention.
Morehead City, N.C. - - - The Morehead City Marlins saw their four-game hot streak come to an end in a 9-2 defeat to the visiting Peninsula Pilots from Puck O'Neal Field at Big Rock Stadium Friday evening. Peninsula posted a complete all-around effort on the offensive and defensive side. The Pilots pitching staff held the Marlins to just three total hits, while the offense tallied three two-run homers with 10 hits in the contest.
Wilson, N.C. - - - Trailing 5-4 with two outs in the ninth inning, the Marlins drew three consecutive walks and tallied two runs in the inning to grab the lead en route to a huge comeback victory over the host Wilson Tobs from Fleming Stadium Thursday evening. The Fish win their fourth consecutive game heading into the final weekend of the regular season.
Morehead City, N.C. - - - Morehead City Marlins center fielder Alec Wilson (Stanford) scored the game-winning run on a wild pitch in the bottom of the ninth inning to secure an exciting 3-2 walk-off victory over the visiting Holly Springs Salamanders from Puck O'Neal Field at Big Rock Stadium Wednesday evening. The Marlins tally their third consecutive win, walking off for the third time at home. Each of those victories were on wild pitches.
Fayetteville, N.C. - - - The Morehead City Marlins trailed 5-3 entering the top of the sixth inning before the Fish rallied with four unanswered runs to take the lead, securing the 7-5 victory over the host Fayetteville SwampDogs from J.P. Riddle Stadium Tuesday evening. The Marlins trailed by as many as three runs in the contest before notching a huge comeback triumph on the road.
Morehead City, N.C. - - - Morehead City Marlins left-handed starting pitcher Heath Mitchem (Catawba College) tossed nine complete innings to secure the 10-2 home victory over the visiting Wilson Tobs from Puck O'Neal Field at Big Rock Stadium Monday evening. Mitchem allowed two earned runs in the ninth frame after tossing eight previous shut-out innings.