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October 17, 2004

Year-End Party & Elections

Catfish John's Springdale, AR 5:00 pm CST

669 Hwy 412 East (Robinson Ave) just south of the Springdale Airport

Dinner plates from $5.50 and up.

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Families are welcome and encouraged to attend.

 

October 10, 2004

 

2004 NWAMSBL Champions

(back L-R) Greg Travis, Brad Schuman, Jeremy Travis, Marty Stewart, Aaron Fleming, Linden Lewis.

(kneeling L-R) Mac McClellan, Joe Costello, George Bowers (Manager), Joe Don ?, Ronnie ?

(not pictured) Joey Faubus

2004 NWAMABL Champions and Overall Champs

(back L-R) Stephen Boudreaux (manager), Jason Bonneville, Alex Fortin, Patrick Taliaferro, Matt "Yank" Rivard, Ray Sturgis

(kneeling L-R) Andy Miller, Dustin Wilson, Robert Foshe, Lyndall Bolinger.

(not pictured) Deanthony Hall, Tim Foshe, Tom Katz, John Thompson, Ronnie Berry

 

Photos by Katherine Filbeck

Exhibition Game

White Sox (MABL) 8  Reds (MSBL) 2

The Reds dismantled the Tigers to win the MSBL crown and had a full week to rest in preparation for whomever emerged from the MABL series.  Reds skipper, George Bowers, virtually guaranteed a Reds victory regardless of the opponent.  With the relentless misting rain, the White Sox lost three of their starters from the previous game and nearly lost the umpires to drier quarters.  After some coaxing, the blues returned and the game was on.  This game was tied at one through the fourth when, once again, the White Sox picked an inning to rally.  The Sox scored 7 runs in the fifth (sound familiar?) punctuated by Stephen Boudreaux's rope single to left off Reds mammoth pitcher, Marty Stewart.  Stewart has been likened to an oil derrick worker with guns worthy of adorning any battleship.  This hit proved to be Stewart's demise, though, and signaled the beginning of the end for the Reds.  The White Sox sent Maine transplant, Matt ("Yank") Rivard to the hill who calmly shut down the Reds sure hitters through four to earn the win.  Crafty pitcher, Dustin Wilson, of the White Sox came in for relief to get the save.  The pair combined for a four-hit, 8-strikeout game with only two earned runs and one walk.  The White Sox offense managed 12 hits in 34 official at-bats through the seven innings.  Conversely, the Reds could only muster 4 hits in 26 OABs led by Brad Schuman who scored their only two runs.  Lastly, the White Sox solid defense contributed to the win with solid performances all around with stellar plays by shortstop, Ray Sturgis, catcher, Andy Miller, first-bagger, Patrick Taliaferro, and Alex Fortin in center.

The White Sox claimed bragging rights to the NWAMSBL for 2004.  It was their day thanks to two big innings.

The line --

White Sox -- 8 Runs, 12 Hits, 1 Error

Reds -- 2 Runs, 4 Hits, 1 Error

Pitching --

W- Rivard  S- Wilson - 7 Innings, 2 Runs, 2 ER, 4 Hits, 8Ks, 1BB, 26OAB

L - Stewart - 7 Innings, 8 Runs, 8ER, 12 Hits, 5Ks, 2BB, 34OAB, 1HBP

--Stephen Boudreaux, White Sox

 

MABL Round 3 Playoffs (if necessary)

White Sox 7  Cardinals 5

As expected, this game was a doozie.  Still the team to beat and with the rain washing out Veteran's Park, the Cardinals managed to get the game moved to their home field in Siloam Springs.  Although the rain never fully let up all day, the cakey field was playable and the battle was on.  The Cardinals sent their young hurlers, Newt Gregory and Payton Nelson, to the mound and the Sox sent their season stalwart, Jason Bonneville back to the hill for their best chance.  The game was a scoreless pitcher's duel through the fifth frame when the White Sox bats erupted for all seven of their runs in the sixth frame highlighted by Deanthony Hall's three-run homer.  The Cardinals scattered 5 runs in the sixth and seventh frames, but could not manage the comeback or the save chance by Kevin Kaufman who was looking to take matters into his own hands.  Coupled with Bonneville's excellent pitching performance and a expertly managed game by catcher Robert Foshe, the White Sox defense made the difference highlighted by a double-play (turned by skipper, Stephen Boudreaux to Ray Sturgis to Patrick Taliaferro) and three nifty grabs in center by Alex Fortin. 

The line --

White Sox -- 7 Runs, 8 Hits, 2 Errors

Cardinals -- 5 Runs, 7 Hits, 1 Error

Pitching --

W- Bonneville (WS) 7 Innings, 5 Runs, 4 ER, 7 Hits, 3Ks, 0BB, 34OAB

L - Kaufman (C) 7 Innings, 7 Runs, 7ER, 8 Hits, 4Ks, 8BB, 27OAB, 4HBP

--Stephen Boudreaux, White Sox

 

MSBL Round 3 Playoffs (if necessary)

(not necessary)

 

October 3, 2004

MABL Round 1-2 Playoffs

White Sox 9  Cardinals 5

Cardinals 11  White Sox 10

A classic battle as it should be between these two teams.  The Cardinals have been the team to beat all season with their power hitting, fiery pitching, and athletic defense.  The White Sox were crushed early in the season in a 10-run rule game by the hands of the Cardinals.  The White Sox, on the other hand, have been surging as of late with some timely hitting and strong defense.  In game one, Sox pitcher, Jason Bonneville hurled a complete game victory supported  by strong defense and 15 hits by the Sox batters.  In the second game, Sox pitcher Dustin Wilson could not find his groove and gave up seven early runs.  Down 10-1 in the third, the Sox began the rally scoring 5 to get within four.  The Cardinals then were stymied by relief pitcher, Matt "Yank" Rivard, who only gave up one meaningful run in the 6th frame.  On the home side, the Sox mustered their rally again in the fifth only to be told by home plate umpire that the game time limit was to expire.  Knowing that a no-time-limit edict had been passed, the Sox had to change their strategy and hurry as the umpire stood his ground.  By the 7th frame, the Sox had pulled the score to 10-11.  With a runner on second and two outs, Boudreaux looked at a controversial third strike to end the game.  The rubber match ought to be a doozie...--Stephen Boudreaux, White Sox

 

 

Alex Fortin (runner)

John Boling (8)

Patrick Taliaferro (11)

 

Stephen Boudreaux (left)

Chooch Pickup (runner)

Taliaferro (11)

 

Jason Bonneville (52)

Brandon Sharper (runner)

 

Photos by Katherine Filbeck

For More Photos of the Cardinals/White Sox go here

 

MSBL Round 1-2 Playoffs

Tigers 0  Reds 13

Reds W  Tigers L

The Reds avenged their season from last year by pummelling the hapless Tigers in a sweep to give them the outright MSBL title for 2004.  By verbal account, Marty Stewart was one hit away (Marvin Underher) from a perfect game in the series.  Game report to come soon.  The confident Reds are licking their chops to topple whomever emerges from the MABL series and have guaranteed a win in the exhibition game. -- Stephen Boudreaux, White Sox

(all games are 7-inning no time limit)

 

September 25-26, 2004

Dodgers W  Pirates L

Pirates  L  Dodgers W

Reds 2  Tigers 7

Athletics L  Legends W

Legends W  Athletics L

September 18-19, 2004

Pirates W  Athletics L

Athletics W  Pirates L

Dodgers 10  Muck Dogs 3

The Dodgers won Saturday 10-3 against the Muck Dogs. Pitching was key for the Dodgers again with Rich Connor picking up the win going the first four innings allowing 2 runs, and 4 hits while striking out 4 batters. John Thompson came in and earned the save with 3 innings of relief, allowing 1 run on 2 hits while striking out 5 batters. The Dodger defense was solid with only one error. The Dogs defense was not so fortunate. They committed 6 errors and allowed 6 unearned runs to the Dodgers.--Eric Exner, Dodgers

Diamondbacks 1  Legends 0 (F)

Legends 1  Diamondbacks 0 (F)

Athletics W  Orioles L (9 innings)

Orioles 1 Oklahoma Indians 0 (F)

Oklahoma Indians 0 Fighting Irish 0 (double forfeit)

Tigers 1  Muck Dogs 0 (F)

Muck Dogs 0  Tigers 1 (F)

 

September 12, 2004

White Sox 15  Pirates 0

Pirates 2  White Sox 6

The White Sox concluded their regular season on a high note with some strong pitching performances by Jason Bonneville (5-inCG Shutout, 0-ER, 1-Hit, 1-BB, 9-K) and Dustin Wilson (6-inCG, 2-ER, 2-Hits, 6-BB, 11-K).  Knowing that their playoff destiny may not be in their hands, the Sox had to record a pair of wins.  The Pirates had some trouble finding their groove in the first game primarily due in part to the excellent pitching of Bonneville.  However, in the second game, the Pirates mustered a good effort to keep the outcome in question.  Danny Dodge, a brief member of the Sox, scored the Pirates only two runs on the day in the second and sixth frames.  When it looked as if the Pirates were going to rally with no outs in the second after a couple of walks and base hits, Sox pitcher Dustin Wilson served up three straight Ks (of 11)  to retire the side and kill the rally.  The White Sox offense was an incredible .438 as a team on the day going 21 for 48.  The Sox defense, when challenged, was perfect on the day with no errors on 21 chances.--Stephen Boudreaux, White Sox

2004 White Sox

2004 Pirates

Fighting Irish 1  Muck Dogs 0 (F)

Muck Dogs 0  Fighting Irish 1 (F)

Athletics 1  Oklahoma Indians 0 (F)

Orioles  Athletics NO REPORT

2004 Arkansas Orioles

--from www.arkansasorioles.com

Diamond Dawgs 1  Dodgers 3

Dodgers 12  Diamond Dawgs 1

The Dodgers took 2 games from the Diamond Dogs this weekend. The key to this sweep was timely hitting, solid defense and great pitching. Dodger pitchers, Rich Connor, and John Thompson held the Dogs to only 7 hits on the day. Connor picked up the 3-1 complete game victory in the opener, while Thompson picked up the 6 inning, run rule shortened, 12-1 victory in the nightcap. The Dogs only recorded 2 fly ball outs to the outfield on the day. All remaining outs came via infield plays or the strikeouts. They helped each other at the plate as well. Thompson had a double to start the scoring in the 1st game, while Connor homered to lead off the second game. Ben Mayer also homered for the Dodgers in the first game.--Eric Exner, Dodgers

 

 

August 28-29, 2004

Legends L  Dodgers W

Dodgers W  Legends L (F)

Oklahoma Indians W  Muck Dogs L

Muck Dogs W  Oklahoma Indians L

Reds 5  Diamond Dawgs 4 (8 innings)

Diamond Dawgs 1  Reds 3

Tigers 2 Cardinals 13

From what I hear, after having to move the two teams to another field due to darkness and nearly two hours over due for game time, Kevin Kaufman hit two home runs for 6 RBIs and there were at least two other homers hit...one by Payton.  More to come later as the Cardinals continue to romp over the competition with only two blemishes on their record.  --Stephen Boudreaux, White Sox

Orioles 2 White Sox 8

White Sox 9  Orioles 3

Both games were well played and hard fought until the final innings when the White Sox found their bats hidden underneath the benches somewhere and put them to use.  Game 1 was tied at 2 until the bottom of the 6th when Dustin Wilson started the rally for the Sox (Wilson also filled in admirably at first in the absence of Patrick Taliaffero).  In that frame alone, the Sox combined for 6 runs on 6 hits, a hit batsman, a walk and a sacrifice fly.  In the seventh frame, the deflated Orioles couldn't muster a comeback.  Sox pitcher, Jason Bonneville pitched a 7-inning complete game 2-hitter with zero earned runs to accompany his 2 for 3 day at the plate and a pair of RBI.  Lyndall Bolinger and Alex Fortin also went 2 for 3.  Andy Miller--recently returning from a professional camp in Minnesota where he was  one of only 20 pro prospects invited to another level camp in Louisiana-- went 2 for 2 with a walk.

In game two, it was dťjŗ vu all over again.  With the game tied at two (again), Sox skipper, Stephen Boudreaux roped a hit to right field to score Ray Sturgis and Deanthony Hall who both reached on walks.  In the bottom of the frame, the Orioles got one run back on a wild throw, but in the top of the 7th, Hall was hit by a pitch that scored another and Boudreaux rolled one through the left side to make the score 6-3.  Three more runs scored to end the frame and pitcher Alex Fortin (7-innings CG, 4 H, 2 ER, 2 BB, 3K, 1 HBP)  shut down the birds in the bottom half.--Stephen Boudreaux, White Sox

 

Sox pitcher, Jason Bonneville

Robert Foshe with double versus the Legends

D-Hall showing how many times he's struck out in his whole life (according to him)

Fighting Irish W  Athletics L

Athletics W  Fighting Irish L

 

August 21-22, 2004

Diamond Dawgs 6 Tigers 5
The Diamond Dawgs and the Tigers played two hard fought games on Sunday with the D-Dawgs pulling out both games by one run each. The Tigers jumped out to a 1-0 lead in the 1st after their ageless leadoff batter singled and moved to 3rd on a well-executed hit and run. He eventually scored, but the Dawgs held tough and got out of the 1st with no further damage. The Tigers added 2 more in the 2nd after we had tied the game in the top half of the inning. The D-Dawgs tied it again in the 3rd and took the lead for good with 3 in the 4th when Isaac Harderson, Eric Heckathorn, and Scott Griffin each had RBI hits. We held off a late rally to secure the 1-run victory. Mark Taylor picked up his 2nd win in a row going 6 innings, scattering 7 hits and allowing only 1 ER.--Brian Lehmann, Diamond Dawgs
Diamond Dawgs 5  Tigers 4 (9 innings)
This was a game for the ages. The D-Dawgs Shane Hubbard carried the rest of his team to victory on his back. He and the Tigers crafty left-handed pitcher battled each other out for out through 6 innings. In the top of the 7th, the Tigers mustered up some offense and plated 3 runs. Things looked bleak, but Randy Patton beat out an infield dribbler to lead off the inning. Harderson followed with a triple down the right field line and Patton just beat the throw home. Up steps Hubbard who promptly launches a 400-ft homer to tie the game and sent it to extra innings. Neither team threatened in the 8th. The Tigers managed to put some hits together in the 9th to score 1 run. The Tigers recorded the 1st two outs in the bottom of the 9th with ease but Harderson again came through with a clutch single to right to set up the further heroics of Hubbard. Hubbard took the 1st pitch up in his eyes, but the second pitch found the middle of the plate and was crushed over the left-center fence for a walk-off 2-run homer. This was baseball at its best and it was too bad someone had to lose. Great game--Brian Lehmann, Diamond Dawgs

White Sox 14  Legends 5

In a shocking start to the annual cookout series, the White Sox jumped out to a quick 5-3 lead over the powerful Legends...a well-coached team picked to go the distance unscathed this season with hot bats and great pitching.  The Sox threw hurler Jason Bonneville at the Legneds and kept them at bay most of the day giving up only four hits and striking out five.  The Sox were led at the plate by Dustin Wilson (1 for 1 with three walks and four runs), Deanthony Hall (2 for 2 with two walks and three runs), and Boudreaux (3 for 4 with two runs and a pair of RBI). --Stephen Boudreaux, White Sox

Arkansas Legends

Legends 8  White Sox 2
Unfortunately for the White Sox, the Legends that we know arose to take it to them in the second game.  Legend pitcher Chris Sharp cooled the Sox bats.  Sharp only struck out 5 batters, but everything else was a weak pop-up or a squibbly grounder.  The only Sox highlight was a rope-homer by pitcher Dustin Wilson in the bottom of the first.  From there it was slim pickins.  Wilson and reliever Ronnie Berry combined for 8 strike outs against the  Legends, but 8 walks and few untimely wild throws by the defense hurt.  Missing in action was the Sox's reliable shortstop, Ray Sturgis who could have helped the cause.  Berry performed admirably, but we missed Ray.  White Sox skipper exclaimed in a moment of humility, "I am ecstatic with a split.  What a glorious day for baseball."

Most importantly, the two teams gathered together for a cookout between the two games to celebrate a glorious day with our families, and our ability to play baseball with good friends.  This is the third annual cookout series with the Legends leading the six games 4 to 2.  Look for pictures and more reports in a special section later.--Stephen Boudreaux, White Sox

Pirates W  Cardinals L

Cardinals W  Pirates L

The 2004 Siloam Springs Cardinals

Orioles 4  Reds 1

Reds 18  Orioles 3

On Saturday August 21st, the Orioles played their last home game against the Reds, whose record currently has them sitting atop the MSBL.
The first game was a defensive struggle. Both team's pitcher's were definitely getting it done. Unfortunately O's hurler Danny Fuller had to leave after an inning and a third due to an abdominal strain. Steven Allspatch came in relief and did a commendable job. Going into the fifth inning, the hometown birds were down 1-0, but an offensive explosion, led by Jason Puckett, finally got them on the board. The Orioles batted all nine in the line up and were able to score 4 runs. The Reds were unable to answer the call and lost the first game by a final tally of 4-1. The Orioles have had strong games defensively or offensively, but in this contest were able to pull it all together.  In the second game, the Reds returned to the offense that has carried them all year. Oriole pitchers gave up 3 homeruns including one grand slam and one three run shot. The Red's hits were timely and often. The O's played well defensively, but was never able to mount much of an offensive surge. The Orioles were only able to record a few hits but did score 3 runs on Reds errors and heady base running. The Orioles lost the second contest 18-3.  The next Oriole games are Sunday, August 29th at Veterans Park in Rogers at 1:30pm and 4:00pm against the 7-3 White Sox. Orioles hope to ride the momentum from this weekend's victory and bring home 2 more wins. The Oriole's thoughts and prayers are going out for Scott Lacy and his wife Peta. Peta, pregnant with their first child, has had a few complications and been restricted to bed rest until further notice.--from
www.arkansasorioles.com

Indians  Fighting Irish NO REPORT

Diamond Backs 8  Athletics 1

Athletics 11  Diamond Backs 10

In game 1 the A's couldn't get the needed hits against Diamondbacks hurler
Andy Crowson as he scattered 8 hits over 7 innings, yes 7 innings, striking out
6 A's hitters. Josh Killian and Craig Marsh each went 2 for 3 for the A's .  In game 2 it was a back-n-forth affair with the A's finally prevailing in the 7th inning with 4 runs in the top of the 7th. The A's held off the Diamondbacks in the bottom of the 7th who scored 3 runs but up short. It was a well played game by both teams with it being a shame there had to be a loser. Blake Kastl led the A's hitting going 3 for 4 with a double and David Battaglia going 2 for 3 also picking up a double. Many A's hitters picked up hits which helped the A's cause. Blake Kastl entered the game in relief of Justin Brantley to pick up the win. --Dave Freshwater, Athletics
Muck Dogs L  Dodgers W

 

August 14-15, 2004

Legends 13  Athletics 7

Athletics 2  Legends 12

Legends score thirteen runs on thirteen hit's to win the first game 13-7. Marty
Harrison went the distance on the mound for the Legends striking out six batters.  Matt Burkhart led all hitters with a 4x4 performance at the plate. The second game also went to the Legends 12-2 as the Legends grabbed fifteen hits, four more from Burkhart including a home run. Harrison went 2x4 with two runs batted in. Chris Mileham had three hits, one being a home run. Derick Akers punched out eight and walked one in five innings to earn the victory.--Chris Mileham, Legends

In game one the A's let a second inning defensive lapse dashed the hopes of
reeling in a win against the mighty Legends. A eight run second inning by the
Legends proved the undoing of the A's along with the 4 for 4 game at the plate
by Legends hitter Matt Burkhart which included two doubles. The bright spot
for the A's was a three run homer by first baseman Jay Graves. Marty Harrison picked up the victory for the Legends.
In game two Derrick Akers proved too much for the A's throwing a one hitter
for the Legends going the distance. Josh Killian picked up the only hit for
the A's. The Legends flexed their muscles at the plate picking up many hits
including another 4 for 4 game by Matt Burkhart including 3 doubles and a homerun.  The A's were never too happy to see Matt go to Alabama the following day. I'm just glad we could build his confidence at the plate as if he needed it.  Chris Mileham also went deep for the Legends.--Dave Freshwater, Athletics
Dodgers L  Reds W

Reds W  Dodgers L

Fighting Irish 0  Diamond Dawgs 4

Taylor No-Hits the Irish!  The D-Dawgs got back on the winning track with help of southpaw Mark Taylor. Taylor no-hit the Irish while striking out 12, walking 2, and only hitting 1 batter. Isaac Harderson led the charge going 2 for 2 with 2 doubles and 1 RBI. Heckathorn and Lehmann added RBIís as well to secure the hard fought win. It was great to see this team finally come together and put a solid defensive effort behind Mark.--Brian Lehmann, Diamond Dawgs

Diamond Dawgs 8  Fighting Irish 7

The Irish came out swinging in the 2nd game scoring 4 runs in the 1st 3 innings. Rick Patton made his 1st appearance on the mound and did a great job keeping us in the game. The D-Dawgs took the lead for good in the 5th with doubles by Randy Patton and Shane Hubbard that plated 3 runs. In the 6th, we added 2 more runs and then held off a fierce rally by the Irish in the last frame when Harderson made a diving catch off a line drive headed to left field to end the game and strand the tying runner at 3rd. Hubbard picked up the win pitching the last 3 innings and went 2 for 2 at the plate with 3 RBIís. Randy Patton had a great game in the lead-off position going 3 for 4 with 2 runs scored. Hats off to the Irish for a very well-played game--Brian Lehmann, Diamond Dawgs

Cardinals 6  Diamondbacks 1
With great baseball weather once again, the Cardinals and Diamondbacks took the field for a double header at Franklin Field. The Cardinals struck early scoring 3 runs in the first, but where then followed by the D'Backs when they were able to cross the plate once in the bottom of the first. With 13 hits later the Cardinals ended the game on an offensive note winning 6 to 1. On the mound for the Cardinals, Kevin Kaufman, pitched a great game and was supported by a great defensive combination. Kevin picked up 8 K's and only 1 Walk / 1 ER while picking up a complete game victory. Andy Krausen pitched a good game for the D'Backs, but later quoted "you'all are smacking the ball everywhere". Of course, it is baseball, so there where a few cross words amongst the teams, but were kept at a respected level and
quickly followed by hand shakes.  --Kevin Kaufman, Cardinals

Kevin Kaufman went the distance in game one of the doubleheader on a great day at Franklin Field. The Cardinals struck early with three runs in the
top of the first and never looked back. Andy Crowson also went 7 for the
D'Backs, pitching a solid game but in what is becoming an all-too-familiar
sight, receiving little run support. The Diamondbacks scored their only run
of the game in the first off a leadoff single by Kevin Stockbridge and a
double by Josh Snow. Chris Blickenstaff led the D'Backs offensively going
2-3. The defensive highlights of the game were by the Cardinals 1st baseman
who made a diving stab, saving a run, and by D'Backs centerfielder Shaun
Blickenstaff who made a full speed diving catch in the gap. Kevin Kaufman
also tried to avenge my base hit off of him by running me over at first
base, but I made it out alive with only a spiked foot... nice try Kevin!--Kevin Stockbridge, Diamondbacks
Diamondbacks 3  Cardinals 11
Game 2 started differently with the D'Backs scoring first in the top of the
1st, but was soon followed quickly when the Cardinals grabbed 2 runs of
their own. Then it seemed that the Cardinals kicked into another gear when
they scored 6 runs in the 2nd which consisted of 2 singles, 1 double, and 3
HR's. With another 2 run HR in the 3rd and 1 more run in the 4th the Cardinals capped their 11th victory 11 to 3. Alex "Newt" Gregory finished
with 2 HR's, 4 RBI's, 1 double, and a walk. Payton Nelson picked up his 3rd HR of the year (which was about 30 ft from hitting the actual Franklin
Electric building) along with 2 singles and Brandon "Rooster" Simpson picked up his first but long awaited HR. Rooster also pitched 4 and 2/3 innings before leaving with a sore elbow, grabbing 9 K's, 3 walks, and 1 run.--Kevin Kaufman, Cardinals

The Diamondbacks drew first blood in this one, but the lead was short lived
as the Cards jumped all over Andy Crowson, starting his second game of the
day. They hit three home runs in the second inning and a couple more throughout the game, effectively proving that there should be steroid testing in MSBL baseball. Despite his valiant efforts, Crowson was relieved by Shaun Blickenstaff who came in and stopped the bleeding, giving up only 2 runs in 3 innings. Shaun also continued to display his Biggio-esque ability to get beaned at the plate despite his offering a somewhat small target, picking up two more on the day. All joking aside, the Cardinals played some excellent all-around baseball and will prove to be a tough opponent come playoff time. I look forward to joining them along with fellow Diamondback Andy Crowson and Marty Stewart of the Reds in the Triple Play Invitational in Lincoln, Nebraska in a couple of weeks. I guess I should hit the weight room...--Kevin Stockbridge, Diamondbacks
Fighting Irish 11  Pirates 1

Saturday we couldn't get the bats going in the first game and kind of had some odd calls in the second game.  Sunday we came ready to play though. We faced the Pirates in Siloam Springs and we had everything going--Jeremy Thompson, Fighting Irish

Orioles 2  Tigers 1

Sunday, August 15th was a great day for baseball. The Orioles traveled to Northwest Arkansas to take on the Tigers at Veterans Park in Rogers. Both teams started off strong. It was a pitchers dual for most of the first game. Orioles pitcher, Danny Fuller, tossed a great game, giving up only one run. The Tigers pitching was also outstanding. Oriole hitters were only able to come up with two runs, but that was enough to take the first game. Defensively, the O's looked much improved and played an error free game. The final score of the first game was O's 2 - Tigers 1.--from www.arkansasorioles.com
Tigers 8  Orioles 6
The Orioles got off to a rough start in the second game though. The Tigers jumped ahead 4-0 in the first inning. The Oriole hitters couldn't seem to get a rhythm against the shifty Tiger pitcher. His off-speed pitches kept the O's frustrated throughout the first three innings. Some Oriole errors in the field also helped the Tigers to a 7-0 lead in the bottom of the third. But the O's started a comeback in the top of fourth. With two outs, the O's rallied in 4 runs, then stopped the Tigers in the bottom of fourth. The O's kept the comeback going in the fifth with a perfect drag bunt by lefty Jerry McCowan that drove in a run to bring the O's within one of the Tigers to make it a 7-6 game. But unfortunately, the two-hour time limit was inforced and the O's comeback was stopped short at the bottom of the sixth inning. It was a valiant effort after such a poor start. The final score was Tigers 8 - O's 6--from www.arkansasorioles.com

White Sox 6  Diamond Dawgs 8

Two teams seeming to go in opposite directions in this first game.  The Sox jumped out quickly with three runs of the Dawgs excellent pitcher, Shane Hubbard , but couldn't muster things late in the game.  The Sox committed some untimely errors to put pitcher Alex Fortin in a bind.  Journeyman Ray Sturgis came in to shut the Dawgs down late, but the Sox couldn't complete the comeback bid. --Stephen Boudreaux, White Sox

The D-Dawgs continued there winning ways against the White Sox. Shane Hubbard toed the mound for the 2nd day in a row and gutted out a complete game victory. We started out a little shaky allowing 3 unearned runs in the 1st inning, but settled down and played some sound defense. Hubbard fanned 9, walked 1, allowed 6 hits and 2 ERís for the victory. At the plate, clutch 2-out hitting by the D-Dawgs was the difference maker in the see-saw battle. Randy Patton continued his hot hitting from the lead-off spot going 2 for 3 with 2 runs scored. Hubbard helped himself out with 2 RBIís on 1 for 4 hitting while Bobby Coker, Heckathorn, Rick Patton, and Mark Dreadfulwater each collected RBIís in the victory--Brian Lehmann, Diamond Dawgs

Oklahoma Indians 0  White Sox 1

Muck Dogs 1  White Sox 5

After the Indians failed to show for the night game, the White Sox eager for more baseball decided to make the long day of things and take on the young and powerful Muck Dogs.  The Muck Dog intimidation factor started early with their fireballing pitcher from Henderson State taking the mound and hurling his reported 90+ MPH fastball and a dandy of a breaking ball.  The Sox, having taken a little BP in the intermission might have found that it paid off.  Sox pitcher, Jason Bonneville, went the distance shutting down the Dogs with a little defensive help from centerfielder Fortin (Web Gem diving catch Double Play), left fielder Lyndall Bolinger, and a host of others.  Bonneville drew up some intimidation of his own with a sharp fastball and some slippery sliders along the way for the win.. --Stephen Boudreaux, White Sox

 

August 7-8, 2004

Cardinals 8  Reds 0

Reds 0  Cardinals 5
The Cardinals still hot from the weekend earlier, played as a team and made things happen. With a great performance on the mound from Randy Wiggins, he pitched a complete game with only one error from his defense ( which was a diving catch attempt by Brandon Norrell in left that popped out during the tumble). Offense put up 13 hits / 2-run HR by John Boling (3) to wrap up the first game 8 to 0.
GAME 2:  I couldn't be happier with this Cardinal team. Newt Gregory also pitched a complete scoreless game picking up 11 KO's and only one walk. He was supported by clutch hitting early in the first by Kevin Kaufman with a double scoring Payton Nelson. Kevin scored from a single by John Boling and then later in the 3rd Josh Wills nailed a 2-run shot to give Newt a 5 run lead. Another Sunday of baseball and both teams played with respect for the game and as president of
Franklin Field, I thank you. **** I also want to thank the REDS for getting JOEY FAUBUS out to the ball field.  Speaking for my team and myself, it was great seeing JOEY and the smiles that reached out to all of us as he enjoyed seeing the game that he loves so much. I know the strength that JOEY has will help him through this. We miss you on the field, but seeing your smile and sharing conversations with you after all that has happened is priceless.--Kevin Kaufman, Cardinals

Tigers W  Pirates L 

Pirates L  Tigers W

Legends 13  Diamond Dawgs 4

Diamond Dawgs 4  Legends 8

Legends go to Alma and win 13-4 behind a solid pitching performance by Chris Sharp. Sharp pitched a complete game, striking out ten hitters. Legends shortstop Braden Watson led the way with a three run home run in the third. Watson had four runs batted in the game. The line on the Legends offense thirteen runs on eight hits while striking out four times.
The second game went to the Legends Derick Akers 8-4 as he put together another solid outing. Akers surrendered two earned runs and struck out eight on his way to a complete game victory. The Legends scored eight runs on thirteen hits. Matt Burkhart went a perfect 3x3 with
two runs batted in. Shane Morton caught a solid game, throwing out three base runners in the game. --Chris Mileham, Legends

Orioles 4  Diamondbacks 5

For seven innings on Sunday, the Orioles looked like they would hand the D-Backs their fourth loss of the season. Some timely hitting combined with a couple of D-Backs errors staked their starting pitcher to a 4-0 lead. As they have for most of the year, the Diamondbacks struggled at the plate for the better part of the day. However, Kerry Maythaler got things going in the bottom of the eighth with a leadoff double down the left field line.  Starting pitcher Andy Krausen then helped his own cause with an RBI sacrifice fly, getting the D-Backs on the board and setting the stage for a dramatic comeback. In the bottom of the 9th, with the Diamondback still trailing 4-1, Shaun Blickenstaff lead things off with a single to left.  Following a fielder's choice and a wild pitch, Kevin Stockbridge knocked in the second run of the day with another single to left. Things looked dim following a strikeout, however a throwing error on the Orioles third baseman on a groundball by Brian Tomlin allowed another run to score and put the tying run in scoring position. Andy Krausen again came through with a sharp groundball that the second baseman wasn't able to handle and the game was tied. With two outs and the winning having advanced to third, Dean Klingman hit another tough grounder that made it through the infield, capping a four run comeback for the D-Backs and bringing the game to an exciting finish. Hats off to the Orioles for a well-played, hard-fought game. Especially to their starting pitcher who kept the Diamondbacks off
balance for most of the game. They are definitely a better team than their
record indicates.--Kevin Stockbridge, Diamondbacks
Dodgers 0  Fighting Irish 4

Hunter Smith throw for 10 K's and I believe one walk. Eric Exner got the loss for the Dodgers. We hit the ball and forced 5 errors on their infield.--Dennis Grover, Fighting Irish

Oklahoma Indians L  Dodgers

 

July31 to August 1, 2004

Fighting Irish 4  Oklahoma Indians 7

Oklahoma Indians 5  Fighting Irish 9

Orioles 4 Athletics 7

Athletics 4 Orioles 2
Baseball was alive and well in Death Valley also known as Franklin Field on August 1st.  With tempatures in the mid 90's the Athletics and Orioles squared off at Siloam  Springs on Sunday with the Athletics coming out on top in both games. In game one the Athletics hit parade was led by Josh Killian going 3 for 3 with 2 doubles and an RBI.  Josh also shook off a ball to the nose ( I thought for sure it was broken) on
a throw down to second base which glanced off his glove and caught him square on the nose. Jerome Long also helped the Athletics cause with a 3 run dinger over the left field fence. Justin Brantley picked up the win allowing only 4 Orioles hits. Justin was helped by some great defensive playes by Lester Clark including a dandy web gem in the first inning on a diving stop to his right and throwing out James of the Orioles at first. The Athletics picked up 10 hits on their way to a 7 to 4 win.
Game 2 :  As the heat continued to bare down and take the life out of both teams the Athletics managed to escape with a 4 to 2 victory over the scrappy Orioles. The Athletics managed only 6 hits for the game with David Battaglia going 2 for 2 picking up a RBI and Dustin Pennington hitting a 2 run double. Lester Clark toed the mound for the Athletics going 3 innings before the heat finally got the best of him. Brad Lynch relieved Lester throwing 2 good innings giving up no hits in his first apperance of the year.--Dave Freshwater, Athletics

 

Chad Jones

Danny Fuller

Steven Allspach

On Sunday, August 1st, the Orioles returned to a much-improved Franklin Field in Siloam Springs. The league, in concession with Franklin Electric and other civic organizations and sponsors, spent lots of time and money in the off-season to make the field one of the league's show pieces. The Orioles return to Franklin Field was reminiscent of last year's visit in more ways than one. Again the heat was almost unbearable at 98' on the thermometer and a heat index in excess of 106'. Unfortunately, the outcome was just as disappointing. The Orioles lost both contests to the Fayetteville Athletics. The effort level in both games was high but just not enough to get the job done. The O's were able to put some runs on the board, scoring 4 in the first game and 3 the second. Offensively, the biggest stumbling block seemed to timeliness. Every time they were able to put a few runners in scoring position, the Oriole hitter's couldn't get the hits needed to score them and record the RBIs.  Defensively, the Orioles looked much better. They still committed a smattering of errors, but not nearly as many. With the heat, both catchers: Hearn and Ellis put on an excellent display. Coach Burch said, "Today was very disappointing. It seems like when our hitting is on, our fielding is lacking or on a different day it is the other way around! We just need to pull it all together on the same day." The final scores of both games were 5 to 4 and 7 to 3, both in favor of the Athletics.  ****Sadly, the Orioles will be losing one of their ace pitchers, Jared Jonasson, who joined the team in the late spring. His plans were to attend the University of Arkansas this fall and stay in the area. Unfortunately, his father has become ill and he will be heading back to California to spend as much time as he can with him. He hopes to move back and rejoin the team in the spring of 2005. The Orioles will miss his arm but more so his youthful spirit and enthusiasm! Our thoughts will be with him.--from www.arkansasorioles.com

Pirates 2  White Sox 8

White Sox hurler, Alex Fortin and Pirate southpaw, Jason Grainger combined for 18 strikeouts in the pitcher's duel, but the White Sox were able to take advantage of some key miscues and timely walks to outscore the hefty Pirates.--Stephen Boudreaux, White Sox

Dodgers 1  Tigers 0 (F)

Muck Dogs 7, Diamondbacks 3
Diamondbacks 14, Muck Dogs 2

Behind a solid effort from their crafty left-hander, the Muck Dogs won the first game of the double-header 7-3. They came out swinging, scoring three runs in the top of the first behind a leadoff triple. Back-to-back two-out doubles by Brian Tomlin and Josh Snow in the bottom of the 5th brought the D-Backs back to within one run at 4-3, but some defensive miscues and more timely hitting on the part of the Muck Dogs put the game away in the 6th
The D-Backs were able to rebound from a disappointing loss in the first
game to earn a split behind a complete game gem pitched by Brian Tomlin.  After struggling all season to score runs, it was nice to see the
Diamondbacks' bats come around in this one. Shawn Blickenstaff led the offensive charge with 3 hits, including two doubles. Leadoff man Kevin Stockbridge decided to show off his blazing speed by attempting to score from second on a single and was promptly rewarded for his efforts by being gunned down by the Muck Dogs' center fielder. That'll teach me. It was a scorcher out at Veterans Park, so I don't think anyone was disappointed that the game ended after four complete innings.-- Kevin Stockbridge, Diamondbacks
White Sox 1  Tigers 0 (F)

White Sox 3 Cardinals 13
I was very proud of the way the Cardinals played as a team. We keep
it to only 2 throwing errors and no fielding errors. On offense our
bats were red hot connecting for 22 hits, which two were Back to Back
homeruns from John Boling and Kevin Kaufman. As for our pitchers, we
overcame the heat by utilizing three pitchers. The Whitesox threatened in the 6th rallying for 3 runs but fell short in the end. -- Kevin Kaufman, Cardinals
Cardinals 10 - Diamond Dogs 4
Again, I was very proud of our team efforts. With bats still red from
Saturday we collected 14 Hits and 7 walks. With the heat even hotter
than Saturday, we once again rotated pitchers. Payton Nelson (solo)
and Kevin Kaufman ( 2 run) added 2 more to the Cardinals Homerun List to give us 7 to date.  I would like to thank both the Whitesox and the Diamond Dogs for two complete games of great sportsmanship and I hope they feel the same way.-- Kevin Kaufman, Cardinals
Legends 2  Reds 0

Reds 8  Legends 5

Legends pitcher Marty Harrison defiantly gave his team a chance on this Saturday as they battled the (4-0) Reds.Three hits, one walk while striking out seven batters was the line on Harrison. The Legends (2-0) scraped up two runs and went on to win 2-0. ------- In the second game Shane Morton experienced some control problems early, and didn't get out of the second. Morton walked four batters and hit two, mix that in with three hits, one being a two run job by Marty Stewart and the Legends were down seven runs. The Legends (3-0) turned the ball over to Derick Akers in the second and the move was successful. Akers
Twirled four and two thirds innings giving up three hits, striking out eight and gave up one run . The Legends tried to make a run late by bringing the tying run to the plate, but pitcher Marty Stewart recorded the final out with a strike out. Stewart pitched a good game giving up five runs on eight hits with three K's and three walks. The Reds (4-1) went on
to win the second game of the double header 8-5. The Legends had eight hits, five of them from McPherson and C.Mileham. "Reds have a good team and will win their share of ball games" --Chris Mileham, Legends

 

July 25, 2004

Muck Dogs 8  Cardinals 9

Cardinals 11  Muck Dogs 0

 FRANKLIN FIELD I would first like to thank some of my Cardinal team mates for helping me to turn a very wet field into a playable field. From dragging, to blowing, to burning with diesel and gasoline and allot of hand racking we finally got it ready to get two games in and keep Franklin Field on schedule.
GAME 1
Cardinals started with a 2 run lead after one when in the second my starting pitcher Brandon Simpson hurt his arm and Randy came in to pitch the rest of the game which ended up to be a back and forth game. In the 5th inning the Cardinals controlled a 9 to 5 lead while the Dogs started grabbing runs one by one. Top of the 7th the Cardinals finally shut the Dogs down just in time to keep the lead and the win. 
GAME 2
No playing around this time for the Cardinals with Kevin Kaufman on the Mound and the sticks a flying, the Carinals controlled a 6 to 0 lead after 4 complete innings. Kevin gave up only 3 hits and grabbed 7 KO,s before Alex Gregory came in for relief in the 5th. Everyone did their part in this game to pick up the win the way we have worked hard to do for the last 2 years and that is, complete control of the game! Kevin Kaufman-Cardinals

All other games Rained Out -- check schedule for posted make-ups

 

July 17-18, 2004

White Sox 9  Tigers 2

Diamondbacks 3  White Sox 2

The White Sox came out strong against the salty Tigers in game one.  Alex Fortin and Dustin Wilson combined for 4 scattered hits over 7 innings to record the win and save respectively.  Patrick Taliaferro and Stephen Boudreaux, and Andy Miller lead the way going 7 for 10 while shortstop Ray Sturgis recorded 7 assists hooking up with Boudreaux to turn a couple of dandy double-plays.  

In the second game, the Diamondbacks flexed journeyman Andy Crowson's muscles off the mound.  Crowson who jumped from the Cubs to the Tigers and now to the D-Backs held the tired Sox to just 5 hits and two runs.  The game was tight as Sox pitcher Dustin Wilson picked up where he left off from the previous game to no-hit the D-Backs through 5 innings.  Andy "Bull" Miller in relief added to a 10-strikeout performance.  The Sox bested the D-Backs by limiting them to only 4 hits in 35 at-bats led by Kevin Stockbridge, but three Sox errors led to three runs with the winning run coming in extra innings.  A great game setting up what looks to be a strong top of the division race.--Stephen Boudreaux, White Sox

Reds W Pirates L

Pirates L  Reds W

Cardinals 7  Athletics 5

In the game of baseball winning 6 of 7 innings in most cases would win you a ball game, but,  the Athletics proved on Saturday that one inning can make all the difference allowing the Cardinals to score 6 runs in the 6 th inning which proved to be the difference in the game.  The Athletics jumped on the Cardinals in the first inning scoring 3 runs on a bases loaded double by Dave Freshwater. Gabe Warner held the Cards at bay until the pivotal 6 th inning. It was a tight game throughout with Athletics scoring one run each in the last two innings ,but, could not over come the Cardinals lead.  Hats off to the Cardinals for gritting it out despite being short of players and playing a heck of a game and taking advantage of a few Athletics miscues.  Brad Lynch had a nice day at the dish for the Athletics going 3 for 3 including a double. Gabe Warner also picked-up a hit in what were few for the Athletics. The Cardinal pitchers struck out 12 Athletics hitters which proved costly for the Athletics.  The Athletics couldn't complain about the weather though as it was an absolute great day for baseball. To bad we can't say the same about the Athletics effort as a team, but , I'm sure we'll bounce back.--Dave Freshwater, Athletics

Dodgers L  Cardinals W

Muck Dogs W  Fighting Irish L

Muck Dogs 16 Diamond Dawgs 5
Timely hitting by the Muck Dogs coupled with some sloppy defensive play led to a 16-5 loss by the Diamond Dawgs.  The game was back and forth for several innings before the Muck Dogs scored 7 runs in the final frame to walk away with a win.  The Dawgs were led in hitting by Shane Hubbard going 1 for 2 with a HR, Eric Heckathorn was 1 for 2 with 1 RBI, and Brian Lehmann was 1 for 2 with 3 RBI's.  Mark Taylor took the tough luck loss.--Brian Lehman, Diamond Dawgs 
Diamond Dawgs 5  Diamondbacks 0
This was a great game all the way around by both teams.  A stellar defensive performance by the D-Dawgs backed up some great pitching by ace Shane Hubbard who pitched 7 shutout innings, scattered 5 hits and had 6 K's.  The Dawgs got on the board with 2 runs in the 4th as Hubbard and Mark Dreadfulwater had RBI singles.  Both teams battled the last 3 innings but the Dawgs added 3 insurance runs in the 7th thanks to Scott Griffin and Rob Mack to preserve the victory.--Brian Lehman, Diamond Dawgs

Orioles  Oklahoma Indians W

Oklahoma Indians  Orioles L

On Sunday, July 18th, the Orioles played two games against the Oklahoma Indians who drove down from Kansas, Oklahoma.  It was a glorious day for baseball and both games were played at the Field of Dreams in Van Buren. Unfortunately, both contests seemed to have the same theme: too little too late. In both games, the O's had a weak start
and fell behind early. Scoring a total of 2 runs the first game and 8 runs the second game, it wasn't the offense that fell short. Unfortunately, the birds are still committing far too many mental and physical errors to record a mark in the win column.  With both games being tight, mistakes on the bases as well as in the field were just too much to overcome. On a brighter note, the pitching continues to gain strength. Jerry McGowan and Danny Fuller both recorded outstanding starts.--From www.arkansasorioles.com.

 

July 10-11, 2004--Arklahoma Shootout

See the Tournament Report Here

 

June 26-27, 2004

Cardinals 3  Indians 4 

Indians 5  Cardinals 9 

The 1st game started off very well between the Siloam Springs Cardinals and the newly added Oklahoma Indians. After 3 innings the score was still tied at 0 when the Indians attacked first. With the Cardinals committing two very costly errors and some clutch hitting by the Indians, the Indians took a 3 to 0 lead.  Cardinals fought back slowly starting with a 2 run shot over the 16ft fence in left by John Bowling and also scoring Steve "BAZ" Armstrong. In the 6th Brandon "Rooster" Simpson crossed the plate on a single by Kevin Kaufman. Going into the 7th with the score tied 3 to 3 the Indians took control. With a runner on and the Indians being the Home team, they ripped a shot off the Green Wall at Franklin Field in left to score the winning run. The Cardinals left fielder Derek Butts had a full stride leap at the wall that propelled him nearly twice his height falling short by inches of sending the game to extra innings. The 2nd game started quickly for the Cardinals with a solo shot by Payton Nelson over the Green Wall in left field that left with some authority. The Cardinals that I know then woke up and took charge closing in the 7th with a 9 to 5 win. As the coach of the Cardinals, I feel that having the Indians in our league is a great addition.  They are a young quality ball team that could easily finish in the top of our division.  As for the Cardinals, I feel once again that we can compete for the trophy in September.  Having lost our first game this year, I sit and recollect losing our opener last year as well.--Kevin Kaufuman, Cardinals

Dodgers 6  Diamondbacks 1

Diamondbacks 5  Dodgers 4

The Dodgers won the first game 6-1 behind John Thompson. He struck out our first 8 hitters! He struck me out to lead off the game and I already have half my strikeout total for last year...hahaha. I got him back by breaking up his no-hitter, though. That guy can pitch. We won the second game 5-4 after they jumped out to an early 4-0 lead. A couple of great games and it was nice to get to play on the nice field over @ Phillips with a couple of quality umpires. Glad to see the season get underway and I'm just happy to be playing ball again!--Kevin Stockbridge, Diamondbacks

Reds 6  Tigers 5 (8in)

Tigers 4  Reds 14 (6in)

Legends 5  Muck Dogs 0

Muck Dogs 1  Legends 8

Legends shoot down Dogs in the opener 5-0, behind the fine pitching performance of Matt Burkhart. The Legends salty, forty two year old veteran Troy Flood got things going for the Legends with a solo shot in the second inning. Burkhart gave up two hits, two walks, and collected eight strikeouts on his way to a complete game shutout.   In the second game the Legends sent Marty Harrison to the hill, getting the win 8-1. Harrison gave up four hits, one double and three singles. "It's sure was nice to play on quality facilities".-- Toby Mileham (5th year nwamsbl member) Legends   

Athletics 17  Pirates 1

The Athletics start off the 2004 season in a big way against a Pirate team that is still trying to piece a team together. The Athletics got a good pitching performance from Gabe Warner with a complete game one hitter. Gabe went 5 innings giving up one hit with eight strike outs and walking six.  The Athletics pounded out 13 hits on their way to the victory. The hit parade was led by David Battaglia going 3 for 4. Gabe Warner, Dave Freshwater and Jay Graves each went 2 for 3 with Freshwater picking up a double. Cain Cavitt also drilled a liner to the gap to pick-up a 3 run triple. Josh Killian went 2 for 4 in helping the Athletics pick-up the victory.  The As will next play on July 17,2004 @ Northwest Park. It will be a doubleheader with the first game against the Legands and 2nd game against the Cardinals.  The Athletics would like to thank Kevin Kaufman for his field preparations and all his hard work, thanks Kevin.  Maybe the Longhorns will have better luck next year, I'm shedding a tear for you Kevin, yeah right!!!!!!!!!--Dave Freshwater, Athletics

Diamond Dawgs 5 Orioles 0

Orioles 6  Diamond Dawgs 3

White Sox 12  Fighting Irish 0

Fighting Irish 3  White Sox 7

The Sox were anxious as the rest of us to get the season started.  I was personally anxious to see the season get off its feet despite much hard work and tribulations during the pre-season.  As reports come in from these games, I have heard glowing, positive remarks from all regarding the higher quality of the umpires and the excellence of the fields thus far.  And according to reports and some games I witnessed, it is going to be a strong year all around.  In our games, the Sox bats were hot in the first game on a beautiful day...skipper, Stephen Boudreaux went 3 for 3 with a double and 4 RBI.  Newcomer, Ray Sturgis also went 3 for 3 with 2 RBI and a double to lead a 12-hit game for the Sox.  Pitcher Alex Fortin threw 4 solid innings to earn the win and a shutout...one blooper shy of a no-no.  In the second game, the Irish threw a strong pitcher and kept the Sox on their heels.  Boudreaux, Patrick Taliaferro, and Dustin Wilson led the charge each going 2 for 3.  Taliaferro hit a 2-run HR in the second to secure the early lead.  Newcomer, Ryan Waddell gets the win with Wilson the save with a strong middle inning by another rookie, Andrew Hudgens.  The Irish are scrappy and will contend this season.  They are young and strong, so be on the lookout as their luck should turn.--Stephen Boudreaux, White Sox

 

2003 Final Standings and Summaries

2002 Final Standings and Summaries

2001 Final Standings and Summaries


2004 Standings

Final Regular Season

Overall Champions

White Sox

 

MSBL Division (28+)

Champions--Reds

Reds  10-5

Tigers  6-9

MABL Division (18+)

Champions--White Sox

Cardinals 13-2

White Sox 12-4

Dodgers 11-5

Legends 11-5

Athletics 8-8

Fighting Irish 7-8

Diamond Dawgs 7-9

Diamondbacks 6-7

Oklahoma Indians 5-9

Orioles 5-11

Muck Dogs 3-12

Pirates 2-13

2003 Final

2002 Final

2001 Final

 

 

 

 

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