After losing their last two games, the Mustangs continued their road trip as they traveled to High Point-Thomasville. Martinsville took an early lead but the HiToms would rally back to tie the game. After a rain delay in the eighth inning the Mustangs came out and scratched across a run on a bases loaded walk, leading to a 6-5 win.
High Point-Thomasville sent Rhyse Dee to the mound for his second… Read More
Star Wars and Fireworks Night brought out late inning dramatics on Saturday night. With the game tied at four in the eighth, Emilio Abreu drove in Lee Sponseller to give the Mustangs the lead for good. Martinsville capped off a great week with their fourth straight win as they beat Holly Springs 5-4 in front of a packed house at Hooker Field.
Davis Sims who had been swinging a hot bat… Read More
The Mustangs visited the Salamanders of Holly Springs on Friday night. In front of a packed house the Mustangs took a brief lead but fell behind early for the third straight game. As they did the first two nights, Martinsville rallied back to win, handing Holly Springs their third straight loss.
Holly Springs sent Jake Lee to the mound. The freshman from Georgia Tech gave up eight runs in his first… Read More
Baseball players almost never forget the fields they grew up playing on. For Zach Michalski it was a memorable return to Finch Field against High Point-Thomasville as the junior tied the game in sixth with a home run and drove in the winning run in the eighth to lift the Mustangs to a 4-3 win.
Martinsville handed the ball to Troy Beckner who was making his second start of the summer. Coming… Read More
Coming off of a tough loss to Forest City last night, the Mustangs hosted the undefeated Gastonia Grizzlies. Martinsville trailed early but took the lead with a six run third inning which helped them to an 8-7 win. Martinsville improved to 3-3 while Gastonia fell to 7-1.
Martinsville sent Long Beach State freshman Dylan Spacke to the mound. Spacke, who had only thrown a few innings in the spring was on… Read More
Coming off a rainout at Florence on Saturday the Mustangs were eager to return to the field after having two days off. In a game that seemed to be headed for another rainout the Mustangs rallied to their second win of the year and a 2-2 record.
Martinsville sent Texas redshirt freshman John Weber to the hill. Weber who hadn’t pitched in a game since February looked good early and retired… Read More
After dropping the first two games of the season, Martinsville needed a win to get the season back on the right track. The Mustangs welcomed in the Holly Springs Salamanders on Friday night. Behind 19 hits and shutdown starting pitching, the Mustangs rolled to a 14-3 win in front of their fans at Hooker Field.
The Mustangs got the offense going early against Salamanders starter Jake Lee (0-1). On the second… Read More
The Martinsville Mustangs are pleased to announce the return of Danny Higginbotham as the team’s Head Coach for the 2017 season. This will be Higginbotham’s second year with the franchise.
In his first year as head coach with the Mustangs Higginbotham led the team to a 24-29 overall record in a season marred by injuries while sporting a 14-11 home record in front of the great fans at Hooker Field.
Higginbotham currently serves as an… Read More