Bulls drew their third crowd of 10,000 or more in last four home games, but fall to Norfolk 2-0
Durham Bulls starter Jake Odorizzi threw the first seven innings of a no-hitter against Pawtucket on May 5, yet his performance in Saturday night’s 3-0 win over the Norfolks Tides was even more impressive to his manager.
A day after celebrating their International League South Division title, the Durham Bulls saw runner-up Norfolk erase a two-run deficit and win 3-2 on a walk-off two-run single by Zelous Wheeler in the bottom of the ninth inning here Thursday.
The Durham Bulls clinched their sixth International League South Division title in seven years, and eleventh in their 16 years in the IL, with a 9-2 victory over the Charlotte Knights at the DBAP on Wednesday.
Chris Gimenez singled in Shelley Duncan in the fifth inning to put the Bulls ahead to stay in a 5-4 win over the Charlotte Knights on Monday night at Durham Bulls Athletic Park. The Bulls’ magic number to clinch the International League’s South Division title dropped to one with the victory.
Andy Wilkins’ leadoff home run in the bottom of the second was all the offense the Charlotte Knights would need to beat the Durham Bulls 1-0 on Monday night in International League action.
The Durham Bulls are adding a valuable right-handed pitcher as they close in on the International League South Division title. It appears unlikely, though, that the Bulls will have him when the playoffs begin Sept. 4.
Wil Myers wasn’t built to struggle on the baseball field. Not mentally. Not physically. That is the simple explanation why, two months after his ascension from the Durham Bulls to the Tampa Bay Rays, he is batting cleanup for a team that started Monday just one game off the American League East Division lead.
J.D. Martin became the first 15-game winner for the Durham Bulls in 45 years as the Bulls swept a doubleheader from the Charlotte Knights on Sunday.
Saturday’s game between the Charlotte Knights and Durham Bulls was postponed because of heavy rain and unplayable conditions at Knights Stadium.
Teams often have to find a way to win on the road. In the case of the Durham Bulls, ways to win seem to find them. Shelly Duncan drove in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning, but Gwinnett third baseman Joe Leonard’s fourth, fifth and sixth errors of the season — tallying five in two nights — helped the Bulls take a 5-4 victory Friday night at Coolray Field.
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Cole Figueroa and Leslie Anderson each drove in a run to back the brilliant pitching of Merrill Kelly Thursday as the Durham Bulls downed the Gwinnett Braves 2-1 at Coolray Field here.
Gwinnett erupted for six runs in the bottom of the third inning and Yohan Flande and two relievers combined on a three-hitter as the Braves bested the visiting Durham Bulls 6-2 at Coolray Field Wednesday night.