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Tom Sox Face Turks for 2023 Valley Baseball League Championship

The 1-seed Charlottesville Tom Sox (32-18) will face the 2-seed Harrisonburg Turks (32-16) in a best-of-three series for the Valley Baseball League Championship beginning Thursday. Games one and three (if necessary) will be played at CHO Airport Field at 7 p.m., while game two will take place at Harrisonburg’s Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park beginning at 7:30 p.m.

CHAMPIONSHIP BOUND! Tom Sox Defeat Express 6-3 to Advance to Valley League Championship

After coming one out away from elimination on Tuesday, the Charlottesville Tom Sox advanced to their second-straight Valley League Championship series with a 6-3 win over the Strasburg Express Wednesday.

Perkins Highlights List of Five Tom Sox Players Selected for VBL Awards

Five Tom Sox players received recognition from the Valley League for their performance during the 2023 season, as announced by the league on July 31 and August 1.

Tom Sox Set to Face Express in Playoff Semifinals

The 1-seed Charlottesville Tom Sox will face the 4-seed Strasburg Express in a best-of-3 semifinal series. The winner of this series will face either 2-seed Harrisonburg or 3-seed Winchester in the VBL Finals. Games one and three (if necessary) will be played at CHO Airport Field, while game two will take place at First Bank Park in Strasburg. First pitch for all games is set for 7 p.m.

Tom Sox Take Game Two in Dominant Fashion, Setting Up Winner-Take All Game Sunday

The No. 1-seed Charlottesville Tom Sox squared off against the No. 8-seed Front Royal Cardinals in game two of the VBL playoffs first round, needing a win to stay alive. The ’Sox used a perfect recipe of stellar pitching and extra base hits to force a game three, coming out on top 11-1.

Tom Sox to Face Cardinals in First Round of 2023 Playoffs

The Charlottesville Tom Sox (28-16) will face the Front Royal Cardinals (21-23) in the first round of the Valley Baseball League Playoffs. Games one and three (if necessary) will be played Thursday and Saturday at CHO Airport Field, while game two will be played Friday at Bing Crosby Stadium. First pitch for all three games is set for 7 p.m.

Tom Sox Split Sunday Doubleheader with Royals

The Charlottesville Tom Sox started a four day, seven game stretch Sunday afternoon with a doubleheader against the Winchester Royals. The ‘Sox started out the day red hot, winning 10-0 by run rule; but cooled down as the day went on, falling in game two 7-5.

Offensive Outburst Leads Tom Sox to Doubleheader Sweep

30. That’s how many runs the Tom Sox scored in Monday’s (July 17) doubleheader at Staunton, winning two games by run-rule to sweep the season series against the Braves. They won game one by a 19-2 score before winning game two 11-1.

Tom Sox Pitching Shines in Victory over Rebels

After dropping a heartbreaker on Monday night, the Charlottesville Tom Sox bounced back on Tuesday, taking down the New Market Rebels 3-0. 

Tom Sox Secure Shutout Victory to Extend Win Streak to Six

The Charlottesville Tom Sox won their sixth straight game on Wednesday, as three pitchers combined for a 3-0 shutout of the Covington Lumberjacks. They showed out with impressive defense in the field and standout performances from the bullpen. 

Tom Sox Continue Homestand, Seek Sixth Straight Win Wednesday

The Charlottesville Tom Sox (14-7) will face the Covington Lumberjacks (12-8) in the third game of their six-game homestand tonight at CHO Airport Field. It will be broadcast live on the Tom Sox Facebook page and Tom Sox TV. First pitch is set for 7 P.M. It will be Dolly Rocks the Sox night, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Charlottesville and benefitting Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library.

Williams’ Late Homer Propels ‘Sox to Win over Braves

Derek Williams hit a 3-run home run to provide all the needed offense as the Charlottesville Tom Sox snapped their two-game losing streak, capturing a 3-2 victory over the Staunton Braves on Thursday night. 

Tom Sox Continue Homestand Against Braves

The Charlottesville Tom Sox (9-7) will face the Staunton Braves (6-12) in the middle game of a 3-game homestand at CHO Airport Field. It will be broadcast live on the Tom Sox Facebook page and Tom Sox TV. First pitch is set for 7 P.M.

Tom Sox Return Home to Face Rebels Tuesday

The Charlottesville Tom Sox (9-6) will face the New Market Rebels (8-9) Tuesday night at CHO Airport Field, their first home game in nearly two weeks. It will be broadcast live on the Tom Sox Facebook page and Tom Sox TV. First pitch is set for 7 P.M.

Tom Sox Face River Bandits in Friday Night Showdown

The Charlottesville Tom Sox (9-5) will face the Woodstock River Bandits (7-8) Friday night at CHO Airport Field. It will be broadcast live on the Tom Sox Facebook page and Tom Sox TV. First pitch is set for 7 P.M.

Tom Sox Travel to Purcellville Seeking Fifth Straight Win

The Charlottesville Tom Sox (9-5) will face the Purcellville Cannons (9-7) tonight at Fireman’s Field in Purcellville. It will be broadcast live on the Cannons YouTube channel. First pitch is set for 7 P.M.

Five Tom Sox Players Named Valley League All-Stars

Five Tom Sox players were named all-stars by the Valley League on Wednesday (June 21). Mike Eggert (Wofford), Mark Perkins (Rice), Kyle Edwards (Old Dominion), Brice Martinez (Wofford), and Kalvin Alexander (Georgia Southwestern) will all suit up for the South team on Sunday in Front Royal.

Tom Sox Defeat Cardinals to Win Third Straight

The Charlottesville Tom Sox faced off against the Front Royal Cardinals on Saturday night, and from the first pitch, the Tom Sox were in control – capturing their third straight victory, 10-7.

Tom Sox Travel to Front Royal for Second Time in Seven Days

The Charlottesville Tom Sox (7-5) will face the Front Royal Cardinals (7-6) tonight at Bing Crosby Stadium in Front Royal. It will be broadcast live on the Royal Examiner website. First pitch is set for 7 P.M.

Tom Sox Look to Get Back on Track Tuesday

The Charlottesville Tom Sox (5-4) will face the Strasburg Express (5-4) Tuesday at CHO Airport Field at Charlottesville High School. It will be broadcast live on the Tom Sox Facebook page and Tom Sox TV. First pitch is set for 7 P.M.

Charlottesville Suffers First Road Loss After Comeback Bid Falls Short

The Charlottesville Tom Sox faced the Front Royal Cardinals Sunday at Bing Crosby Stadium, scoring three runs in the ninth but ultimately falling 9-6. Charlottesville entered the game looking to come back from Saturday night’s loss and to continue their consecutive 6-game win streak against the Cardinals, but ultimately fell three runs short and lost their first road game of the young season.

Tom Sox Defeat Cavaliers for First Time in Run-Rule Fashion

The Charlottesville Tom Sox squared off against the Culpeper Cavaliers on Sunday night, ultimately coming away with an 11-1 victory as the game ended early due to the run rule.