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Turks Split Crucial Doubleheader

- Written by Brien Krug  Turks Staff Writer   July 22, 2021 With the regular season starting to come to a close every single game counts in the playoff race. Especially for the Turks, who entered today’s doubleheader against the Staunton Braves with only a .5 game lead over Staunton for the 2nd seed and home-field advantage […]

McDonnell, Hartigan Pace Turks To Victory

- Daily News-Record Staff   July 20, 2021 Harrisonburg to a big night from the 2021 James Madison players as the Turks won 7-4 on Monday at Waynesboro in Valley Baseball League action.   Liam McDonnell (James Madison) started on the mound for the Turks and allowed just one run in six innings before Logan McClure took over […]

Turks Lose Pivotal Matchup to Waynesboro

- Written by Brien Krug  Turks Staff Writer   July 18, 2021   The Turks were looking to turn the page from a bad 11-1 loss to Charlottesville when they hosted the Waynesboro Generals in a game that had plenty of playoff implications. Will Mercer (0-2, 3.76 ERA) got the start for Bob Wease’s Turk’s in their biggest […]

Saturday July 17th Game Postponed

- Due to inclement weather, tonight’s home game vs the Staunton Braves has been postponed and rescheduled to Thursday, July 22nd in a doubleheader. First game starts at 5:30.  Fans should bring their Bob Wade Auto World coupons from Friday July 16th DNR and will be accepted for free admission! Thank you to Bob Wade Auto […]

Turks Mercy Ruled in Charlottesville

- Written by Brien Krug   Turks Staff Writer   July 16, 2021   Harrisonburg was coming off a big 13-6 win to move into sole possession of 2nd in the South division when they traveled across the mountain to clash with the top of the VBL, the Charlottesville Tom Sox. Andres Rodriguez got the start on the bump […]

Former Turks Plan City Visit Today

- Written by David Driver   Daily News-Record   They played baseball for the Harrisonburg Turks in the 1960’s.   And now four men plan to come to the city today to have a look around decades after helping the club win a Valley League pennant in 1967, Wallie Jones of South Carolina told the News-Record on Wednesday.   “It […]

Turks Take Sole Possession of 2nd in South with Win

- Written by Brien Krug   Turks Staff Writer   7/15/2021 Following a doubleheader split against Covington the Turks were looking to get back above .500 as they traveled to Waynesboro to play the Generals in a pivotal South Division matchup. Following a quiet 1st inning from both offenses, the Turks would strike first in the 2nd. A […]

North Takes Down South in Annual All Star Game

- Written by Brien Krug  Turks Staff Writer  July 11, 2021  For the 8th year in a row (excluding 2020), Harrisonburg hosted the annual Valley Baseball League All-Star Game. The South has dominated the series as of late winning the last 6 matchups between the two but the North was looking to change the tide. The […]

Turks Lose Despite Out Hitting Covington

- Written By Brien Krug   Turks Staff Writer July 10, 2021 The Turks were looking to continue their winning ways as the Lumberjacks of Covington traveled to Harrisonburg for a South division matchup. The Turks would get the scoring started in the 2nd. Logan McNeely would get the inning started with a single after a fielder’s […]

Turks Bats Come Alive in Win

- Written by Brien Krug Turks Staff Writer July 8, 2021  The Turks were looking to bounce back from a heartbreaking walk off loss at Charlottesville as they hosted the Staunton Braves in a pivotal South Division matchup and bounce back they did in front of a great crowd thanks to our sponsor of the night, […]

Tom Sox Walk Off Turks in the 9th

- Written By Brien Krug  Turks Staff Writer  July 7, 2021 The Turks looked to push their record to the .500 mark as they traveled across the mountain to play the red hot Charlottesville Tom Sox. After a couple of quiet innings, the Turks got the scoring started in the 4th. Bryce Safferwich would lead off […]

Dominant Pitching Leads Turks to 1-0 Win over Waynesboro

- Written by Shelton Moss Turks Web Broadcaster July 7, 2021 In desperate need of a win, Jake Blair delivered the pitching performance that his team needed, tossing five shutout innings as the Harrisonburg Turks took down the Waynesboro Generals 1-0 on Tuesday evening at Kate Collins Field. In his first start of the season, Blair made quick […]