Fireflies

WATCH: Fireflies Top Legends 7-2

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Fireflies) — Wednesday night’s contest at Spirit Communications Park between Columbia and Lexington started as a pitcher’s duel but ended with another Fireflies offensive outburst. Vinny Siena and David Thompson combined to reach base seven times and paced Columbia (12-8) to a 7-2 win over the Legends. Siena registered two hits, while Thompson drove in a pair of runs….

WATCH: Fireflies Whip Legends 13-2

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Fireflies) — Recharged after the first off day of the season, the Fireflies’ bats surged Tuesday night to route Lexington, 13-2, at Spirit Communications Park. Columbia (11-8) mashed eleven hits, including three home runs. J.C. Rodriguez clubbed the first long ball of the night over the right-field wall in the bottom of the second. It was Rodriguez’s second…

Greenville Tops Fireflies to End Columbia’s Win Streak

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GREENVILLE, SC (Fireflies) — The Fireflies had their four-game win streak snapped on Sunday, falling to Greenville, 5-1, at Fluor Field. Vinny Siena recorded two more singles, though, and went 9-for-16 at the plate during the four-game series against the Drive. The Woodbridge, Connecticut, product has reached base safely in all 18 games this season. In all of professional baseball,…

Fireflies Top Drive 7-3, Now on Four-Game Win Streak

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Greenville, SC (Drive PR) — It was déjà vu all over again at Fluor Field on Saturday night, as the Greenville Drive were done in by a big ninth inning for the Columbia Fireflies in a 7-3 loss in front of 5,799 fans at Fluor Field. Trailing 3-2 in the final frame, the Fireflies (10-7) erupted for five runs against…

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…

Fireflies Rally To Win 13-9 At Greenville

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Fireflies) — Thursday night’s game against the Greenville Drive was a slugfest, featuring 22 combined runs and 31 hits. But it was Columbia that used a five-run ninth inning to erase a deficit and prevail, 13-9, at Fluor Field. The Fireflies recorded a season-high 20 hits — seven of those extra-base hits. Columbia (8-7) — which had led…

Conlon, Fireflies Blank RiverDogs 7-0

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Fireflies) — The Fireflies turned the tables on Charleston and shut out the RiverDogs on Wednesday afternoon, 7-0. P.J. Conlon picked up his second win of the year, striking out a career-high six batters over six innings. The lefty recorded both wins at Spirit Communications Park this week. Columbia (7-7) is back to .500 after taking two of…

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…