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Fireflies Face Greenville in Saturday Night Contest

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Columbia Fireflies (9-7) @ Greenville Drive (9-7)  RHP Tyler Badamo (1-1, 5.73) vs. RHP Anderson Espinoza (1-1, 2.40) Saturday, April 23, 2016 — Fluor Field (Greenville, SC)  — First Pitch 7:05 p.m. — Game 17 LISTEN: WGCV 620 AM / ColumbiaFireflies.com / TuneIn Radio App   ABOUT LAST GAME: For a second straight night, Columbia scored the go-ahead runs in the ninth inning,…

Fireflies Rally Again in Ninth for Third Straight Win

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GREENVILLE, SC (Fireflies) — For the second straight night, Columbia used some ninth-inning magic to down Greenville. On Friday, the Fireflies scored two runs in the top of ninth to break a tie and win 5-3 at Fluor Field. The Fireflies trailed most of the game and headed into the sixth inning down, 2-0. That was when the visitors got…

Fireflies Look to Take Game 2 Against Greenville Friday

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Columbia Fireflies (8-7) vs. Greenville Drive (9-6)  LHP Kevin Canelon (0-1, 5.00) vs. RHP Marc Brakeman (0-0, 4.50) Friday, April 22, 2016 — Fluor Field (Greenville, SC) — First Pitch 7:05 p.m. — Game 16 LISTEN: WGCV 620 AM / ColumbiaFireflies.com / TuneIn Radio App ABOUT LAST GAME: The Fireflies exploded for 13 runs and 20 hits on Thursday against the Greenville…

RiverDogs Shutout Fireflies, 7-0 Tuesday Night

COLUMBIA, SC (Fireflies PR) — After 13 runs on Monday, the Columbia bats went quiet on Tuesday at Spirit Communications Park, losing to the RiverDogs, 7-0. Charleston lefty Josh Rogers (W, 2-1) pitched 7.2 scoreless innings en route to the victory. Tuesday was the first time the Fireflies failed to score in a game this year. His counterpart, Chase Ingram…

Drive Beats Fireflies Sunday to Take Series

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COLUMBIA, SC — The Fireflies couldn’t match the Drive’s power on Sunday afternoon, falling at Spirit Communications Park, 11-5. The four-game series with Greenville produced 11 combined home runs between the teams. The visitors socked nine total, and four on Sunday. Mitch Gunsolus launched the first two off of Tyler Badamo (L, 1-1) in the first and third innings. The…

HIGHLIGHTS: Fireflies Lose to Drive Saturday Night

COLUMBIA, SC (Fireflies PR) — Outfielder Joe Tuschak became the first Firefly to launch a home run at Spirit Communications Park on Saturday night, but his blast wasn’t enough to take down Greenville — Columbia came out on the wrong end of a 5-3 score. The Dillsburg, Pennsylvania, product has hit safely in six of his seven games this season….

Fireflies Face Drive Saturday at 7 p.m.

Columbia Fireflies (5-4) vs. Greenville Drive (5-4)  LHP Kevin Canelon (0-0, 4.50) vs. RHP Daniel Gonzalez (1-0, 0.00) Saturday April 16, 2016 — Spirit Communications Park — First Pitch 7:05 p.m. — Game 10 LISTEN: WGCV 620 AM / ColumbiaFireflies.com / TuneIn Radio App   ABOUT LAST GAME: The Fireflies’ four-game win streak was snapped on Friday night after the team fell to Greenville, 8-3. Ivan Wilson…

UPDATE: New Details in Five Points Deadly Shooting

hardenpersonsinterest Show Caption Hide Caption personofinterest2 Show Caption Hide Caption car1 Show Caption Hide Caption car2 Show Caption Hide Caption COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – Columbia Police released these pictures of 3 men wanted for questioning in connection with the shooting death of a man on Harden St. in Five Points early Sunday. 22 year old Levi Happy of Prosperity was…