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Complete Game From Burns Carries the SwampDogs

The SwampDogs showed fans in back-to-back nights that they can win games in two different manners. One day after putting up 11 runs and 20 hits, Ben Burn threw a complete game in route to the SwampDogs third win of the season. The Menomonee Falls, WI nati

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Dogs Shut Out Owls in Tufo’s Return

One night removed from a heartbreaking 3-2 extra inning loss to Wilmington, the Fayetteville SwampDogs found their bats and put on an offensive show. “Last night was kind of a spark,” second baseman Ryan Busch said. “I think losing the ten-inning ga

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SwampDogs Fall to Sharks in Extras

In the second game of the 2013 summer season, the SwampDogs came from behind in the eight inning to force extra innings, but things got interesting in the tenth inning and the Wilmington Sharks stayed undefeated after a 3-2 win. Fayetteville had its best

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SwampDogs Sparkle in Season Opener

Solid bullpen pitching and an opening night to remember from third baseman Mitchell Kranson lifted the Fayetteville SwampDogs to a 4-3 victory over the Morehead City Marlins. After the first inning it looked like it would be an offensive duel, but the Dog

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One of Our Own Receives Community Recognition

The Fayetteville SwampDogs would like to congratulate Kimberly Sublett for being named one of the Fayetteville Top 40 Under 40 for all of her hard work in the community. She is the second SwampDogs’ staff member to be recognized with this award and she

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Purple Eagle to Join SwampDogs

Niagara pitcher Geoff Soja will join the Dogs in Fayetteville for the 2013 summer season. Soja recently completed his third season with the Purple Eagles where he led the bullpen with 39.2 innings, a 4.08 ERA 25 appearances, and six saves. Niagara won jus

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SwampDogs Land Saint From Siena

The SwampDogs add more talent in the outfield with the addition of John Rooney from Siena. He is about to complete his junior year in New York, where he has started 55 games thus far. Rooney is batting .270 with eight doubles, 23 RBIs, 34 runs, and he can

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SwampDogs Go North and Find Hilltopper

The Fayetteville SwampDogs announced the addition of St. Edward’s Hilltoppers’ Ransom LaLonde to the 2013 roster. LaLonde is having a successful junior year in Austin, Texas. The 6-3, 210-pound shortstop has started in all 58 games and is hitting

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Two Golden Bears Join SwampDogs

The Fayetteville SwampDogs are pleased to announce the addition of two position players from the University of California-Berkeley. Outfielder Brian Celsi and infielder/catcher Mitchell Kranson will experience their first summers in the Coastal Plain Leag

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Fighting Illini Tradition Continues with SwampDogs

For the ninth year, the SwampDogs continue its rich tradition with the University of Illinois by bringing in three Fighting Illini. Pitcher Nick Blackburn and infielders Ryan Nagle and Adam Walton will be joining the roster for the summer. “I’

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