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Nailers Rally with Overtime Win to Force Game Seven

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC- Wheeling Nailers fans have read this story before - Wheeling comes back to win yet again. The Nailers fell behind the South Carolina Stingrays 2-0 in the first period of game six, but rallied back and ultimately forced overtime with a 3-3 deadlock. For the second time in the Eastern Conference Final, Jarrett Burton rose up as the hero, as he buried a shot from the right side of the slot, giving Wheeling a 4-3 triumph, forcing game seven on Tuesday night. The Stingrays to... Full Story

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P.J. Conlon Wins Seventh Straight Start

COLUMBIA, SC - The Fireflies were victorious over the Augusta GreenJackets on Monday night, 2-1, and the fans at Spirit Communications Park watched P.J. Conlon win his seventh straight start. The lefty is the only pitcher in Minor League Baseball this season to win seven consecutive starts. To take it one step further, only Chris Sale of the Chicago White Sox has a longer streak in all of professional baseball. Sale is 9-0 in nine starts. On Monday, Conlon (W, 7-0) tossed 7.2 innings of one-run ball. He struck out seven for a second straight game - once again tying a career-high. His out... Full Story

Senators Rally Twice for 6-5 Win over Portland

The Harrisburg Senators fought their way out of a 4-1 hole and again at 5-4 to best the Portland Sea Dogs, 6-5, in the series-opening game. The victory extended the Senators' winning streak to seven games. Harrisburg (22-20) pushed a run across in the second inning as Adrian Sanchez' swinging bunt scored Zach Collier from third base. The lead was short-lived, however, as Portland broke through for a big inning in the top of the third when they plated four runs off Harrisburg starter Tyler Mapes. In the frame, the Sea Dogs rapped out a double, triple, single, and a home run to take a 4-1 l... Full Story

Yard Goats Win Thriller in 12 Innings 2-1

Norwich, Conn- The Hartford Yard Goats (27-16) defeated the Bowie Baysox (17-26) by the score of 2-1 on Monday evening at Dodd Stadium in Norwich. Zach Osborne ripped a 2-out single in the bottom of the 12th inning scoring Jackson Williams from second base for the walk-off win. The hit came off reliever Genison Reyes. Ryan McMahon led off the 12th inning with a double. Luis Niebla got the win for Harford. The Yard Goats are now 5-1 in extra innings this season and have won four of their past five games. Rockies prospect Antonio Senzatela pitched six solid innings for the Yard Goats in his firs... Full Story

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Most Popular Teams on OSC

The following minor league and alternative professional sports teams on OurSports Central have been viewed the most over the last seven days:
  1. South Carolina Stingrays - ECHL (ECHL)
  2. El Paso Coyotes - Major Arena Soccer League (MASL)
  3. Wheeling Nailers - ECHL (ECHL)
  4. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins - American Hockey League (AHL)
  5. Southern Illinois Miners - Frontier League (FL)
  6. Portland Pirates - American Hockey League (AHL)
  7. Ontario Reign - American Hockey League (AHL)
  8. Springfield Falcons - American Hockey League (AHL)
  9. Hershey Bears - American Hockey League (AHL)
  10. Missouri Mavericks - ECHL (ECHL)


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Minor Leagues on OSC

OurSports Central provides coverage of select alternative and minor league professional sports leagues in addition to the top junior hockey leagues and college wood bat baseball leagues:

BASEBALL
Affiliated Minor League Baseball
ApL, AzFL, AzL, CalL, CarL, EL, FSL, GCL, IL, ML, MWL, NWL, NYPL, PCL, PL, SAL, SL, TL
College Wood Bat Baseball
Alaska, Cape Cod, Coastal Plain, FCBL, GLSCL, GWL, NECBL, Northwoods, PGCBL, Prospect, TCL, WCL, WMBL
Independent Minor League Baseball
AA, AtL, Can-Am, FL, PA, Pecos

BASKETBALL
Men's Minor League Basketball
D-League, NBL Canada
Women's Basketball
WNBA

FOOTBALL
Indoor/Arena Football
AFL, AIF, CIF, IFL
Outdoor Football
CFL, FXFL

HOCKEY
Junior Hockey
NAHL, OHL, QMJHL, USHL, WHL
Minor League Hockey
AHL, ECHL, FHL, SPHL
Women's Hockey
NWHL

LACROSSE
Indoor Lacrosse
NLL
Outdoor Lacrosse
MLL

OTHER
Other Sports
PFL, PRO Rugby
Other Women's
NPF, WTT

SOCCER
Indoor Soccer
IPL, MASL
Outdoor Soccer
MLS, NASL, USL
Women's Soccer
NWSL