Articles by Tim Sherwood :: Page 2
The 2018 Major League rec baseball season opened Saturday, June 2, with the Sunrise Café Indians taking an 18–12 victory over the Yellow Springs Toy Company Pirates.
The Peach’s Dodgers captured the 2017 Minor League Post-Season Tournament Championship with a 15–11 victory over the Sam and Eddie’s Open Books Orioles in the season’s final game on Sunday, July 30.
The 2017 Minor League post-season tournament lingers on, thanks to more rain last weekend that delayed the championship game not just once, but twice.
The Tom’s Market Pirates continued their late season rally last week with three victories and won the overall 2017 Minor League regular season championship by just a half-game over the Peach’s Dodgers.
The Tom’s Market Pirates surged to enter the final week of the Minor League season only a half-game behind the league-leading Peach’s Dodgers after winning three of four last week, including a pair of wins against the previously undefeated Dodgers.
Major League games are played Monday and Thursday evenings at 7 p.m. and Saturday mornings at 10 a.m. in Gaunt Park. Minor League games are also played in Gaunt Park Monday and Wednesday evenings at 7 p.m. and Saturday mornings at 10 a.m. and 11:45 a.m.
Last week’s rains took a heavy toll on local rec baseball league schedules, with both the Minor and Major leagues able to complete only one official game each.
The Peach’s Dodgers maintained a two-game lead in the Minor League standings after the third full week of play.
The Peach’s Dodgers jumped out to an early season lead in Minor League play with a pair of victories last week.
Opening day for the 2017 Minor League season saw a pair of exciting well-played games played in perfect weather on Saturday morning, June 3.