The Sugar Land Skeeters clinched a playoff spot Sunday when they beat the Lancaster Barnstormers. The victory gave them the first half title in the Freedom Division and home field advantage this September in the playoffs. The team celebrated in the clubhouse after the game with cigars, champaign and beer. Pictured above, Kyle Kubitza (without shirt) celebrated his retirement … [Read more...] about Skeeters clinch playoffs!
The Sugar Land Skeeters started last week 1.5 games behind the Lancaster Barnstormers with 10 games to go in the first half of the season. After winning six of seven games against the Barnstormers, the Skeeters earned the Freedom Division first half title, and secured a spot in the post-season playoffs. “It feels great to be in first place. I am really proud of our guys. They … [Read more...] about Skeeters clinch playoff spot by winning first half of the season
Six Skeeters will be playing in the Atlantic League’s All-Star game July 11 at Bethpage Ballpark, the home of the Long Island Ducks. Dallas Beeler, Matt Chavez, Albert Cordero, Courtney Hawkins, Felipe Paulino and Konner Wade were named to the Freedom Division team. This is the first All-Star appearance for each of the players. Beeler, who pitched eight innings of no-hit … [Read more...] about Six Skeeters named to All-Star team
It may still be June, but the Sugar Land Skeeters are in the thick of a playoff run and they need our help this week. For those unfamiliar with the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball, playoff spots are awarded to the winners of the first and second halves of the season in each division. The first half of the season ends on July 5 and, as of Sunday, the Skeeters were in … [Read more...] about Come cheer the Skeeters in their playoff run this week