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Down East Wood Ducks Announce 2022 Regular-Season Game Times

November 15, 2021

Kinston, N.C. – Today, the Down East Wood Ducks have announced the first pitch times for their 66 home games in 2022. Similar to 2021, Tuesday – Friday games will start at 7 p.m. and Sunday games are scheduled for 1 p.m. starts. Saturdays are now slated for 5 p.m.

White Tosses Seven No-Hit Innings in Woodies Win

Down East wins 2021 season finale
September 21, 2021

Kinston, N.C. – Thanks to a three-run first inning, the Down East Wood Ducks took the 5-2 win against the Charleston RiverDogs, Sunday afternoon. Owen White took a no-hitter to the eighth inning and finished with 11 strikeouts to earn the Suddenlink Player of the Game. Down East (72-48) opened

Inoa Drives in Four As Woodies Take Win Over Charleston

Bullpen tosses three scoreless innings
September 16, 2021

Kinston, N.C. – Thanks to six runs over the first two innings, the Down East Wood Ducks came away with a 6-5 win over the Charleston RiverDogs, Thursday night. Cristian Inoa tallied three hits with four RBIs, including a home run to earn the Suddenlink Player of the Game. Charleston

Wood Ducks Fall Behind Early and Lose to Charleston

Acuña homers in loss
September 15, 2021

Kinston, N.C. – After winning in extra innings last night, the Down East Wood Ducks struggled at the plate as they fell to the Charleston RiverDogs 8-2 Wednesday night. Charleston plated six early runs and never looked back. Luisangel Acuña homered for the second night in-a-row to earn the Suddenlink

Acuña Powers Wood Ducks to Win Over Charleston

Down East walks off Charleston
September 15, 2021

Kinston, N.C. – Needing extra innings, the Down East Wood Ducks walked off the Charleston RiverDogs 7-5 Tuesday night in ten innings. Luisangel Acuña blasted a grand slam (11) to give Down East the walk off win and earn him the Suddenlink Player of the Game. Charleston (80-35) took the

White K’s 10 as Woodies Take Finale in Zebulon

Down East clubs three home runs in win
September 13, 2021

Zebulon, N.C. – Despite falling behind early, the Down East Wood Ducks clubbed three home runs against the Carolina Mudcats, taking the 5-2 win Sunday afternoon. Owen White (W, 2-1)finished with a career-high 10 strikeouts in six innings to earn the Suddenlink Player of the Game. For the second night

Wood Ducks Pitching Hammered by Carolina

Four pitchers allow two+ runs
September 11, 2021

Zebulon, N.C. – After sweeping the doubleheader yesterday, the Down East Wood Ducks struggled as they fell 14-10 to the Carolina Mudcats, Saturday night. Carolina clubbed three home runs against Down East pitchers and all four allowed at least two runs. Carolina (65-48) struck first in the bottom of the

Wood Ducks Sweep Doubleheader With Carolina

Playoff hopes still alive for Down East
September 10, 2021

Zebulon, N.C. – The Down East Wood Ducks kept their playoff hopes alive with a doubleheader sweep of the Carolina Mudcats, Friday night. The Wood Ducks took game one, 6-5 in extra innings and 5-4 in game two. The Down East bullpen combined for seven scoreless innings with 12 strikeouts

Late Rally Falls Short In Loss to Carolina

Pitching staff struggles allowing eight runs and 14 hits
September 8, 2021

Zebulon, N.C. – With two outs in the top of the ninth, the Down East Wood Ducks stranded the bases loaded and fell to the Carolina Mudcats, 8-6 Wednesday night. Cristian Inoa tallied two hits in four at-bats and drove in three RBI to earn the Suddenlink Player of the

Wood Ducks Run Away With 12-Run Win Over Carolina

Down East sets new season high in team runs and hits in a game
September 7, 2021

Zebulon, N.C. – The Down East Wood Ducks set a new single-game high in runs as they defeated the Carolina Mudcats 17-5, Tuesday night. The Wood Ducks also tallied season-high 23 hits. Aaron Zavala had a monster game, going four-for-four with three RBI to earn the Suddenlink Player of the

Nick Krauth Earns Second-Straight Low-A East Pitcher of the Week

Krauth notches career-high 11 strikeouts
September 7, 2021

Kinston, N.C. – The Down East Wood Ducks, in conjunction with Minor League Baseball, are thrilled to announce that RHP Nick Krauth has been named the Low-A East Pitcher of the Week for August 30th – September 5th. Krauth has now earned the Low-A East Pitcher of the Week twice

Four Error Eighth Pushes Wood Ducks to Big Win

White tallies career-high 12 punch outs
September 5, 2021

Kinston, N.C. – Thanks to a four-error eighth inning, the Down East Wood Ducks defeated the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers 8-2, Sunday afternoon. Owen White finished with a career-high 12 strikeouts to earn the Suddenlink Player of the Game. Down East (64-44) struck first in the bottom of the first, sending

Krauth K’s 11 in Wood Ducks Win

Acuna and Mateo homer
September 5, 2021

Kinston, N.C. – After jumping out to an early lead, the Down East Wood Ducks defeated the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers, 5-1 Saturday night. Luisangel Acuña and Daniel Mateo each hit a home run to push the Wood Ducks to their 63rd win of the season. Down East (63-44) took the

Wood Ducks Walk Off Cannon Ballers

Saggese delivers walk off single
September 3, 2021

Kinston, N.C. – Despite trailing early, the Down East Wood Ducks earned the 6-5 walk off win against the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers, Friday night. Thomas Saggese earned the Suddenlink Player of the Game with a walk off single. Kannapolis (32-74) took the early lead, plating one run in the second

Wood Ducks Split Doubleheader with Kannapolis

Stephan and Matthews dazzle in their starts
September 2, 2021

Kinston, N.C. – After falling in game one, 1-0, the Down East Wood Ducks won game two of their doubleheader with the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers, 7-0. John Matthews (W, 4-4) spun 5 2/3 scoreless innings with 10 strikeouts and Josh Stephan tossed five scoreless innings with seven strikeouts in his

Wood Ducks and Cannon Ballers Postponed

September 2, 2021

Kinston, N.C. – Tonight’s contest between the Down East Wood Ducks and Kannapolis Cannon Ballers has been postponed due to inclement weather. The Wood Ducks and Cannon Ballers will play a doubleheader tomorrow, Thursday, September 2nd with the first game set for 4:30p.m. and the second game starting 30 minutes

Down East Bats Struggle in Loss to Kannapolis

Wood Ducks go one-for-five with runners in scoring position
August 31, 2021

Kinston, N.C. – After falling behind early, the Down East Wood Ducks couldn’t overcome the early deficit and fell to the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers, 5-1 Tuesday night. The Wood Ducks struggled with runners in scoring position, going one-for-five. Jayce Easley went two-for-two with two stolen bases, earning the Suddenlink Player

Wood Ducks Fall in Finale With Fayetteville

August 30, 2021

Kinston, N.C. – Despite two scoreless innings to start the game, the Down East Wood Ducks fell to the Fayetteville Woodpeckers, 9-1 Sunday afternoon. The Wood Ducks were held to just 1-for-8 with runners in scoring position. Jayce Easley went two-for-four with an RBI to earn the Suddenlink Player of

Krauth Tosses Complete Game Win for Wood Ducks

Woodies play fastest game of the season
August 28, 2021

Kinston, N.C. – The Down East Wood Ducks defeated the Fayetteville Woodpeckers 5-1 in the quickest game of the season, two hours and fourteen minutes. Nick Krauth (W, 4-7)delivered the first nine-inning complete game of the season for Down East and tallied nine strikeouts. Down East (60-41) jumped ahead in

Down East Hangs On For 6-5 Win 

Inoa extends on-base streak to 25 games
August 28, 2021

Kinston, N.C. – The Down East Wood Ducks came from behind after an early deficit to defeat the Fayetteville Woodpeckers, 6-5 Friday night. Cristian Inoa extended his on-base streak to 25 games with a single in the second inning to tie the longest on-base streak by a Wood Ducks this

Wood Ducks Win In Extras Against Fayetteville

Matthews strikes out career-high 12
August 26, 2021

Kinston, N.C. – The Down East Wood Ducks tallied their sixth walkoff win of the season with a 5-4 win in 11 innings against the Fayetteville Woodpeckers, Wednesday night. John Matthews had a career day as he set a career-high with 12 strikeouts. For the second game in-a-row, Fayetteville (44-54)

Wood Ducks and Woodpeckers Split Doubleheader

Collyer strikes out career-high eight
August 25, 2021

Kinston, N.C. – The Down East Wood Ducks split their doubleheader with the Fayetteville Woodpeckers, Tuesday night. The Wood Ducks won the first game 12-11, the resumption of the suspended game on 8/1 but fell in game two, 4-2. Gavin Collyer pitched another strong outing as he tallied a career-high

Wood Ducks Take Six-Run Win in Finale With Kannapolis

White pitches season-high four innings
August 22, 2021

Kannapolis, N.C. – The Down East Wood Ducks wrapped up their six-game series with the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers with a 7-1 win, Sunday afternoon. The Wood Ducks offense flexed their muscles as they scored at least one run in all but two innings. Down East (56-39) took the lead in

Wood Ducks Fall to Kannapolis

Five-game winning streak comes to an end
August 21, 2021

Kannapolis, N.C. – The Down East Wood Ducks saw their five-game winning streak end on Saturday night with a 5-2 loss to the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers. The Woodies finished with only three hits and were 1-for-6 with runners in scoring position. For the third time this series, the Kannapolis Cannon

Wood Ducks Win Pitchers’ Duel With Three-Run Seventh

Pena hits go-ahead two-run home run
August 20, 2021

Kannapolis, N.C. – Thanks to a three-run seventh inning, the Down East Wood Ducks took the 3-2 win over the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers, Friday night. While the bats struggled through the first six innings, a strong outing from Mason Englert (W, 6-3) kept the Woodies in the game and the