The Elkins Knights took advantage of 15 walks as they beat Willowridge 18-4 in a District 23 5A game last Saturday at Willowridge. With the scored tied 1-1 in the top of the third inning, Elkins scored five runs on four walks, a hit batsman, three errors and a sacrifice fly to take a 6-1 lead. The Eagles responded with a run on a double by Daelan Caraway and a ground-out … [Read more...] about Elkins walks past Willowridge 18-4
The Sugar Land Skeeters announced their partial 2018 Spring Training roster last week. Among the players invited to this year’s Spring Training are former Major Leaguers: Dallas Beeler, Charles Brewer, Alejandro Chacin, Aaron Crow, Kyle Kubitza, Zach Lee, Jose Ortega, and Denis Phipps. A number of former Skeeters have also been invited to return, including: Brett Marshall, … [Read more...] about Skeeters 2018 Spring Training roster announced
The Atlantic League of Professional Baseball Clubs (ALPB) last week announced its approval of High Point Baseball, Inc. for the operation of an Atlantic League membership beginning in 2019. “We are excited to welcome High Point, N.C., to the Atlantic League in 2019,” said League President Rick White. “The High Point community has made significant progress toward hosting … [Read more...] about Atlantic League expands into North Carolina
It just wouldn’t be the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo without famed bullfighter Leon Coffee. The popular rodeo clown has been entertaining fans and protecting cowboys for years at RodeoHouston. The rodeo continues through Sunday, March 18. (Photo by Joe Southern) … [Read more...] about Coffee time!
Saddle bronc rider Leon Fountain of Socorro, N.M., has an abrupt dismount following his ride March 7 at RodeoHouston in NRG Stadium. Fountain scored a 74 on the ride and did not finish high enough to advance to the championship rounds at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. The rodeo continues through Sunday, March 18. (Photo by Joe Southern) … [Read more...] about Exit, stage left