Admirals win third straight with victory over San Rafael

By Vallejo Times Herald and Admirals staff The Vallejo Admirals are building some momentum for the second half of the Pacific Association slate as they won their third straight game on Tuesday, defeating San Rafael on the road 6-2. Vallejo (11-23) scored five runs in...

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Hutchinson stomps out Sonoma Stompers

By Vallejo Admirals and Times Herald Staff Marquis Hutchinson pitched a gem and the Vallejo Admirals beat the host Sonoma Stompers 4-0 on Sunday to conclude a Pacific Association series at Arnold Park. The Admirals took two of three against the first-place Stompers....

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Admirals Unable to Capitalize on Chances, Lose at Sonoma 5-1

By: Dave Grant SONOMA, Calif. – The Admirals left the bases loaded twice in the first three innings and were unable to capitalize and fell to Sonoma, 5-1 at People’s Home Equity Ballpark at Arnold Field on Friday night. For the second time this season, the Admirals...

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Admirals Unable to Overcome Early Deficit

By: Dave Grant VALLEJO, Calif. – The San Rafael Pacifics used a pair of grand slams and seven innings of two-run baseball from Lou Evans to hand the Admirals another lopsided loss, this time 10-2 on Wednesday night at Wilson Park. With the victory, the Pacifics...

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Pitching propels Vallejo Admirals in win at Pittsburg

By: Vallejo Times Herald and Admirals Staff Christopher De Leon pitched seven excellent innings and the Vallejo Admirals edged the host Pittsburg Diamonds 3-1 on Thursday night at Winter Chevrolet Stadium in Pittsburg. The Admirals (7-17) salvaged the final game of...

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Admirals Stay Close, Four Early Errors Costly in Defeat

By: Dave Grant / Photo: Christine Butler PITTSBURG, Calif. – The Admirals were able to get within two runs after an RBI single by Vladimir Gomez in the eighth, but the Diamonds held on for a 7-4 victory on Wednesday night at Winter Chevrolet Stadium. Vallejo falls to...

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Admirals Fall Behind Early Again, Unable to Recover

Release By: Dave Grant / Photo by: Christine Butler and Kayla Reed PITTSBURG, Calif. – The Admirals fell behind early again on Tuesday night, and for the second time in the past four games against the Diamonds were unable to recover, falling 12-4 at Winter Chevrolet...

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Admirals Comeback Falls Short in Pittsburg

By: Dave Grant PITTSBURG, Calif. – The Admirals fell behind early for the second consecutive night and this time were unable to recover as they fell 12-9 to Pittsburg at Winter Chevrolet Stadium on Saturday. Vallejo was down 3-0 after two innings, only to tie the game...

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Admirals Complete Massive Comeback, Stun Pittsburg

Release By: Dave Grant / Photo: Christine Butler PITTSBURG, Calif. – The Admirals scored three times in the top of the ninth inning to tie the game at 11 and beat Pittsburg, 13-12, after scoring twice in the 11th inning on Friday night at Winter Chevrolet Stadium....

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Stompers Keep Pressure On, Sweep Admirals Again

By: Dave Grant VALLEJO, Calif. – The Admirals were swept for the second consecutive series by the Sonoma Stompers after falling 8-4 in the series finale Thursday night at Wilson Park. Vallejo has now dropped eight of nine games overall this season versus Sonoma and...

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Admirals Comeback Falls Short Against Sonoma

By: Matt O'Donnell (Times-Herald) The Sonoma Stompers are technically still part of the Pacific Association of Baseball Clubs. But on nights like this, the Stompers appear to be in a league of their own. Sonoma pounded out 15 hits and routed the Vallejo Admirals 15-7...

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Admirals Slip Past Diamonds With Two Late Runs

By: Matt O'Donnell (Times-Herald) PITTSBURG, Calif - In sweltering 100-plus degree temperatures, the Admirals edged the Pittsburg Diamonds 6-5 with two runs in the ninth inning against Pittsburg closer Jordan Brink to salvage the final game of a Pacific Association...

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Admirals Unable to Hold Lead Again, Fall to Pittsburg 6-2

By: Dave Grant PITTSBURG, Calif. – On a warm evening where temperatures soared to 102 degrees, the Admirals lost for the fifth straight game after falling to Pittsburg 6-2 at Winter Chevrolet Stadium. Vallejo fell to 4-10 overall this season, while the Diamonds...

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Admirals Unable to Solve Sonoma, Drop Finale 5-1

By: Dave Grant SONOMA, Calif. – Andrew Rubalcava’s first home run of the season tied the game at one in the seventh inning but the Admirals allowed four seventh-inning runs to fall 5-1 to Sonoma on Thursday night at Peoples Home Equity Ballpark at Arnold Field. The...

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Admirals Lead Early, Fall Late to Stompers 4-2

By: Dave Grant SONOMA, Calif. – The Admirals took a 2-1 lead with them into the eighth inning, only to see the Stompers use consecutive singles and a balk to tie the game and take the lead in the eighth inning of an eventual 4-2 victory by Sonoma on Wednesday night at...

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Admirals Unable to Contain Sonoma, Fall 17-6

By: Dave Grant SONOMA, Calif. – The Admirals had no answer for the Stompers offensive attack on Tuesday night, allowing Sonoma to take control with a six-run second inning during a 17-6 loss at Peoples Home Equity Ballpark at Arnold Field. The Admirals slipped to 4-6...

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Admirals Score Early, Hold On To Beat Pittsburg 4-2

By: Dave Grant PITTSBURG, Calif. – The Admirals made a four-run second inning hold up during the series finale in a 4-2 win over Pittsburg on Sunday afternoon at Winter Chevrolet Stadium. Vallejo starter Marquis Hutchinson struck out two and allowed only a pair of...

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Admirals Show Late Life, Drop Game and Series to Diamonds 6-3

PITTSBURG, Calif. - On a blustery and windy day at Winter Chevrolet Stadium, the Pittsburg Diamonds held the Admirals scoreless through seven innings and used timely hitting and efficient pitching to win 6-3 on Saturday night. The Admirals dropped to 3-5 overall and...

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Diamonds Score Early, Admirals Drop Series Opener 6-0

  By: Dave Grant PITTSBURG, Calif. – The Admirals were unable to overcome an early error that led to an unearned run in the first inning that provided momentum for Pittsburg during a 6-0 loss at Winter Chevrolet Stadium on Friday afternoon. Vallejo falls to 3-4...

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Admirals Snap Losing Streak, Beat Sonoma 8-6

By: Thomas Gase (Times-Herald) The forecast in the Bay Area on Thursday morning called for rain, but it didn’t affect the game between the Vallejo Admirals and Sonoma Stompers later that night at Wilson Park. By the time Admiral pitcher David Dinelli threw the first...

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Sonoma Runs Wild, Admirals Fall 4-1

By: Thomas Gase (Times-Herald) VALLEJO, Calif. - When the Sonoma Stompers played the Vallejo Admirals on Wednesday night they didn’t have a crowbar. They didn’t know a combination to a safe, they weren’t wearing ski masks and they didn’t have John Dillinger by their...

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Admirals Drop Series Opener to Sonoma, 11-4

By: Matt O'Donnell (Times Herald) VALLEJO, Calif. - The Vallejo Admirals will face plenty of pitchers with more impressive resumes than Sonoma starter Scott Plaza. According to his Baseball Reference page, Plaza was not drafted and spent just one season in the...

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Admirals Comeback Falls Short Against Pacifics, 13-9

By: Dave Grant VALLEJO, Calif. – On an afternoon that featured seven home runs and 22 combined runs, a comeback by the Admirals fell short against the San Rafael Pacifics in the series finale, 13-9, on Sunday at Wilson Park. The Admirals smacked three more home runs –...

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