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Woodies were Hot in K-Town!

April 18, 2024

4/18 Game Recap By: Maddy Meehan The Down East Wood Ducks were thirsty for runs on Thirsty Thursday as the host the Delmarva Shorebirds for game 3. The Shorebirds started the game strong with a double from Sosa, but ultimately Sosa was thrown out trying to steal third. The Wood

Woodies Win in Extras!

April 17, 2024

4/17 Game Recap By: Maddy Meehan The Down East Wood Ducks had their first Education Day today, while hosting the Delmarva Shorebirds for game 2 of the series. The Shorebirds started the game with a quick three up, three down. The Woodies were able to get two on base via

Woodies Break the Losing Streak

April 16, 2024

4/16 Game Recap The Down East Wood Ducks kicked off a six-game homestand against the Delmarva Shorebirds tonight. The Shorebirds stranded one baserunner, while the Woodies went three up and three down to end the first. The Shorebirds start the game with Estrada reaching on a fielding error by Figuereo

Woodies Sweep the Hillcats

April 7, 2024

4/7 Game Recap By: Maddy Meehan The Down East Wood Ducks swept the Hillcats in the 3-game series of Opening Weekend! The Woodies started off strong in the 1st inning with a solo shot by Figuereo. It was a quick second inning, with Gonzalez (Hillcats) reaching on an error by

1 Run was Enough

April 6, 2024

4/6 Game Recap By: Maddy Meehan Kinston, N.C. – The Down East Wood Ducks hosted the Lynchburg Hillcats today for game 2 of the series. Both teams struggled to get the bats going throughout the game, with Lynchburg only getting two hits and the Woodies with four. The Woodies were

Woodies Start w/ a W!

April 6, 2024

4/5 Game Recap By: Maddy Meehan The Down East Wood Ducks kicked off their season at home with game one against the Lynchburg Hillcats. The Hillcats stranded one baserunner, while the Woodies went three up and three down to end the first. Lynchburg started off the second inning with a

2024 Break Camp Roster

April 3, 2024

The Texas Rangers released the Break Camp Roster that will be arriving in Kinston to start the season. The initial 29-men roster includes 17 pitchers, 3 catchers, 5 infielders, and 4 outfielders. Three of the Ranger’s top thirty prospects are on the Wood Ducks Roster including Echedry Vargas, Marcos Torres,

2024 PROMO SCHEDULE

February 22, 2024

The Down East Wood Ducks have officially released their 2024 full promotional calendar. There are a total of 15 different giveaways included in the promotional calendar. Each giveaway will be available for the first 1,000 fans, except for a youth giveaway (500). Giveaways are limited to one item per person

2024 Wood Ducks Staff

January 22, 2024

The Texas Rangers released the coaching staff for the Down East Wood Ducks that will be arriving in Kinston for the 2024 season. Carlos Maldonado enters his second season as the Wood Ducks skipper following a 66-61 (.520) regular season finish and Carolina League Championship Series appearance in 2023. The

2024 Wood Ducks Schedule

October 4, 2023

The Down East Wood Ducks have officially released their 2024 schedule. Opening Day is Friday, April 5th vs the Lynchburg Hillcats at 7pm. The Wood Ducks will play a total of 132 games: 66 at Historic Grainger Stadium and 66 on the road. The regular season is scheduled to conclude

RiverDogs Take Game One

September 18, 2023

9/17 Game Recap By: Jackson Pass In game one of the Championship series between the Charleston RiverDogs and the Down East Wood Ducks, Brayan Mendoza started on the mound for the Woodies, going three up three down versus the first three RiverDogs batters, ending the top half with his first

Woodies are Championship Bound!

September 17, 2023

9/15 Game Recap By: Jackson Pass In game three of the Playoff Division Series between the Carolina Mudcats and the Down East Wood Ducks, DJ McCarty started on the mound for the Woodies, throwing 20 pitches in the first with two strikeouts on as the Mudcats had one batter reach

Headed to Game Three

September 15, 2023

9/14 Game Recap By: Jackson Pass In game two of the Playoff Division series between the Carolina Mudcats and the Down East Wood Ducks, Joseph Montalvo started on the mound for the Woodies, going three up three down with two fly balls and a groundout. In the bottom of the

Final Regular Season Game

September 10, 2023

9/10 Game Recap By: Jackson Pass In game six of the series between the Augusta GreenJackets and the Down East Wood Ducks, the GreenJackets left one in scoring position to open the game as Ceballos reached on an infield single, advancing to second on a throwing error with Woodies starter

GreenJackets Club Their Way to a Victory

September 10, 2023

9/9 Game Recap By: Jackson Pass In game five of the series between the Augusta GrrenJackets and the Down East Wood Ducks, the Woodies were once again the first to jump on the board for the second night in a row. Scott led off against GreenJackets starter Farris in the

GreenJackets Tie Up the Series

September 9, 2023

9/8 Game Recap By: Jackson Pass In game four of the series between the Augusta GreenJackets and the Down East Wood Ducks, the Woodies were the first to jump on the board tonight with Piotto hitting a one out single, advancing to third after two walks, and scoring on a

Woodies Make It Two in a Row

September 8, 2023

9/7 Game Recap By: Jackson Pass In game three of the series between the Augusta GreenJackets and the Down East Wood Ducks, the GreenJackets were the first to jump on the board with a solo home run by Compton against Woodies starter Montalvo. The Woodies responded in the bottom of

Woodies Shutout GreenJackets

September 7, 2023

9/6 Game Recap By: Jackson Pass In game two of the series between the Augusta GreenJackets and the Down East Wood Ducks, a pitching duel commenced as McCarty started for the Woodies and Kuehler started for the GreenJackets. Both pitchers threw well in their first two innings of work without

The Final Homestand

September 6, 2023

9/5 Game Recap By: Jackson Pass In game one of the series between the Augusta GreenJackets and the Down East Wood Ducks, Luis Ramirez started on the mound for the Woodies and Drue Hackenburg started on the mound for Augusta. Both went scoreless in the first inning as both teams

Woodies Fall to the Peckers Again

August 29, 2023

8/27 Game Recap By: Jackson Pass In game six of the series between the Fayetteville Woodpeckers and the Down East Wood Ducks, Bryan Chi started on the mound for the Woodies going one, two, three with two strikeouts in the first. Bloss started on the mound for the Woodpeckers, walking

Fayetteville Clinches the Series

August 27, 2023

8/26 Game Recap By: Jackson Pass In game five of the series between the Fayetteville Woodpeckers and the Down East Wood Ducks, Brock Porter started on the mound for the Woodies sitting down the first three batters of the game to strikeout the side. On the other side Espinosa also

High Scoring Contest

August 26, 2023

8/25 Game Recap By: Jackson Pass In game four of the series between the Fayetteville Woodpeckers and the Down East Wood Ducks, Fayetteville jumped out to an early lead against Woodies starter Joseph Montalvo after four Fayetteville singles and an error allowed three runs to cross the plate. Cam Fisher

Fayetteville 3-Peat

August 25, 2023

8/24 Game Recap By: Jackson Pass In game three of the series between the Fayetteville Woodpeckers and the Down East Wood Ducks, the game started off the same as yesterday with a pitcher’s duel through the first five innings. Lopez started on the mound for the Woodies going 2.0 innings

Dombroski Dominates DEWD’s

August 24, 2023

8/23 Game Recap By: Jackson Pass In game two of the series between the Fayetteville Woodpeckers and the Down East Wood Ducks, the starters for both sides dueled it out in the early innings. Through three innings the game was scoreless as Aidan Curry threw for the Woodies, racking up

Woodpeckers Broke the Tie Late

August 23, 2023

8/22 Game Recap By: Jackson Pass In game one of the series between the Fayetteville Woodpeckers and the Down East Wood Ducks, the Woodies were the first on the board in the bottom of the first with two runs. A Scott single started off the game and three consecutive walks