Daily Archives: July 12, 2012


Brett Gerritse Spins A Gem For Charleston RiverDogs

Outstanding Start Highlights 2-1 Win for RiverDogs CHARLESTON, SC – Brett Gerritse hurled five strong innings and got the win for the Charleston RiverDogs as they outpitched the Asheville Tourists on their way to a 2-1 victory in South Atlantic League action on Thursday night at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. […]


Charlotte Knights Tame the Durham Bulls 6-4 in Thursday’s Opener

Fort Mill, SC – Dallas McPherson cleared the bases in the first inning and the Charlotte Knights started the second half on the right note. McPherson ripped a three-run double in a five-run first inning, Charlie Shirek (8-4, 3.50) allowed one earned run over six innings, and the Knights tamed […]


Ted Nugent and Styx’s Tommy Shaw Reunite in Bangor

MIDWEST ROCK ‘N’ ROLL EXPRESS TOUR CONCLUDES Nugent to Embark on 40-City “Great White Buffalo Tour” Nashville, Tenn. – On Sunday, July 8, at Bangor Waterfront Pavilion in Bangor, Maine, Styx, REO Speedwagon and Ted Nugent concluded their 30-city Midwest Rock ‘N’ Roll Express Tour with a bang.  In a […]


SwampDogs at RedWolves Postponed

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Thursday night’s contest between the Fayetteville SwampDogs and the Florence RedWolves was postponed due to inclement weather, and will be played as part of a doubleheader at “The Swamp” on Monday, July 16th. The game was originally scheduled to be played in Florence, but the Dogs do […]


Andrew Lawrence, Great Britain to Face Team USA on ESPN2

CHARLESTON, S.C. – As a member of the Great Britain National Team, College of Charleston’s Andrew Lawrence (London, England) will compete against Team USA in an exhibition game to be held on Thursday, July 19, at Manchester Arena in Manchester, England. Tipoff between the British and Americans is slated for […]


SwampDogs Stage Late-Inning Comeback

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – The Fayetteville SwampDogs (23-12, 5-2) improved to 13-5 at home this year with a 5-3 victory over the Wilson Tobs (13-24, 4-5) on Wednesday night. Fayetteville’s bullpen combined for three shutout innings to seal the win. The Tobs took a 1-0 lead in the second, but the […]


Wilmington Sharks Summer Baseball Camp Starts Thursday

Wilmington, NC – The Wilmington Sharks summer baseball camp started today, July 12. Children between the ages of 5 and 13 will join Sharks coaches Ryan McCleney and Jimmy Roesinger plus selected players to work on baseball skills. Each session, on July 12, 19 and 26, will last from 9:00 […]


BMW i8 Wins Crown as the 2012 Concept Vehicle of the Year – the Ultimate Driving Machine of the Future

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – July 12, 2012 2:00pm EDT… BMW takes the 2012 Concept Car of the Year Award with its i8 Concept Spyder. This award marks BMW’s fourth competition as a category finalist and the brand’s second visit to the awards podium at the eleventh annual North American Concept […]


Striking Out Cancer with the SwampDogs 2012 Pink Jersey Auction Underway

Place a Bid FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – The Fayetteville SwampDogs and the Cape Fear Valley Health Foundations Friends of the Cancer Center are teaming up once again for the 6th Annual StriKing Out Cancer Night, offering fans the chance to bid on one-of-a-kind pink SwampDogs jersey’s that will be auctioned off.  […]


Nottingham Forest Cancels US Tour Including Game Versus the Charleston Battery

Charleston, SC – The Charleston Battery’s July 28 match versus England’s Nottingham Forest has been cancelled.  Nottingham Forest was purchased by a new ownership group this week and they subsequently cancelled their pre-season tour of the United States including the match versus Charleston.   “Obviously we are very disappointed that […]