Sports Section :: Page 10
I love the mud balls and mud puddles. In fact, I yearn for the days before the Village put in drainage pipes, which drain the field after a good rain, forever eliminating the great six-foot-diameter, 28 square feet of water puddles of yesteryear.
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.
Why don’t you come on out and let our kids throw some baseballs at you, Friday nights, 6:30 at Gaunt Park? You might like it. Then again, you might not.
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.
Results of last week’s Sea Dog meet with Oakwood.
The Peach’s Dodgers maintained a two-game lead in the Minor League standings after the third full week of play.
The Yellow Springs Aquatic Club — a.k.a. Sea Dogs — started its season last week with a whopping 108 athletes, including new and veteran swimmers.
The Peach’s Dodgers jumped out to an early season lead in Minor League play with a pair of victories last week.