The 2019 Regular Season came to a close with a light schedule on Sunday, August 25, 2019. Playoff seeds are set- The Tigers and Barracudas are the respective one seeds, while the Kings and Expos secured the 2 seeds in each division. The one and two seeds earn a first round playoff bye and will be off until Sunday, September 8, 2019.
The playoffs will begin on Sunday, September 1, 2019 with Game 1 / Game 2 (two seven inning games at four sites). It is anticipated that all sites will be scheduled for a noon Game 1 first pitch (but need to make final field / umpire confirmation (of time).
If necessary, Game 3 (one nine inning game) will be played on Saturday, September 8, 2019 at location/time TBD.
Playoff Week 1: Sunday, September 1, 2019
at Reynoldsburg: 12 PM Bison win Series 2-0
Game 1: 6) Coyotes 0 vs. 3) Bison 3
Game 2: 3) Bison 7 vs. 6) Coyotes 1
at Westerville Central: 12 PM Series Tied 1-1
Game 1: 5) Pirates 5 vs. 4) Red Sox 6
Game 2: 4) Red Sox 7 vs. 5) Pirates 10
at Gahanna (Blacklick): 10 AM Bearcats win Series 2-0
Game 1: 6) Rockies 3 vs. 3) Bearcats 11
Game 2: 3) Bearcats 8 vs. 6) Rockies 6
at Dublin Coffman: 12 PM Latins win Series 2-0
Game 1: 5) Mariners 6 vs. 4) Latins 9
Game 2: 4) Latins 6 vs. 5) Mariners 5
|Higher Seed in any playoff series is the|
|home team for Game # 1 and Game # 3|
|Best Record is home team in Game # 1|
|and Game # 3 for LCS|
|1) Head to Head|
|2) Run Diff between two teams|
|3) Division Record|
|4) Division Run Diff|
|5) Record vs. Higher Seeded|
After a several year hiatus of the Central Ohio MABL All Star Game, the National Division All Stars won the re-boot of the game over the American Division 5-1. The game was played under the lights at Don Edwards Park in Newark.
The Dublin Pirates, Jacob Chrysler, got the start for the National Division and pitched 5 strong innings for the Win (0R, 3H, 2BB, 7K). Chrysler also went 1-1 at the plate (H, R, RBI, BB) and was named MVP for the 2019 Central Ohio MABL All Star Game.
The 2019 All Star game will be held at Don Edwards Park (Newark) tonight at 7:30 PM. The National Division will take on the American Division in the renewed all star game.
The all star game will be held on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at Don Edwards Park (Newark) at 7:30 PM. Gates will open at 5:00 PM. Concession stand will be open. Don Edwards will have PA Announcer w/full scoreboard. FIREWORKS will follow the game.
Congratulations to the Teams of the Central Ohio MABL as they retain the 2019 President's Cup. In twenty four scheduled games, the Central Ohio MABL finished the 2019 Cup with a 19-4-1 record (20-4-1 counting annual all star game).
The President's Cup was created in 2015 in order to add competition between teams of the Central Ohio MABL and Columbus MSBL. Teams are matched up each year based on prior regular season record. In the five years of the Cup (111 games combined), the Central Ohio MABL has not lost the Cup sporting a record 66-42-3: .611 win %.
2019: Central Ohio MABL 19-4-1
2018: Central Ohio MABL 17-13
2017: Central Ohio MABL 17-13
2016: Central Ohio MABL 9-8-1
2015: Central Ohio MABL 4-4-1
Central Ohio MABL teams go 9-2-1 in the twelve games scheduled for Week Two of the President's Cup, August 4, 2019:
- MABL Tigers 17 @ MSBL A's 2
- MABL Bison 4 @ MSBL Pirates 14
- MABL Red Sox 5 @ MSBL Hops 4
- MABL Mariners 5 @ MSBL Mudcats 5
- MABL Coyotes 12 @ MSBL Aces 15
- MABL Pirates 9 @ MSBL Lugnuts 5
- MABL Rockies 15 @ MSBL Spiders 9
- MABL Latins 9 @ MSBL Dragons 4
- MABL Bearcats 6 @ MSBL Tigers 3
- MABL Barracudas 18 @ MSBL Barons 3
- MABL Kings 19 @ MSBL Braves 9
- MABL Expos 19 @ MSBL Reds 11
The Central Ohio MABL regained the All Star "belt" by defeating the Columbus MSBL 3-2 in the annual All Star Game at Huntington Ball Park. The pitching staff struck out 9, scattered 7 hits, allowed one BB and one HBP. Allen Ayers got the MABL on the board with an RBI triple scoring Thomas Joyce in the first inning. Ayers drove in a second run scoring Evan Nicholson on a fielders choice in the sixth inning. Chris Pope added the GW hit with a pinch hit RBI single in the seventh inning scoring Tyler Flaherty. Ayers was named game MVP for his 3B, SB and two RBI.
Joyce: 1-2 R K
Ayers: 1-3 RBI(2) 3B SB
Cardone: 0-2 K(2)
Flaherty: 1-1 R
Wisard: 0-2 K
Eidens: 0-2 K
Forsythe: 0-1 BB SB
Aponte: 0-1 K
Cooke: 0-1 BB K
Pope: 1-1 RBI
Everman: 2IP R 2H 2K BB
Smith: 2IP H K
Barnhart: IP 2K HBP
Worthington: IP W H 2K
Otto Jr. IP K
Otto Sr. IP S R 3H K
The 2019 All Star game will be held at Huntington Ball Park on Saturday, August 3 vs. the Columbus MSBL. Players should arrive at Huntington at 1:00 PM with their own equipment (helmets, bats, catchers equipment). Central Ohio MABL will take I / O at 1:45* and first pitch will be at 2:15 PM*.
The Presidents Cup concludes on Sunday, August 4. Central Ohio MABL teams will be away team in the 12 scheduled games (time/field located on your team schedule)
The Central Ohio MABL is 10-2 going into week 2 of the Cup and needs three wins to secure the 2019 cup.
Sunday, August 4th
- MABL Tigers @ MSBL A's
- MABL Latins @ MSBL Dragons
- MABL Red Sox @ MSBL Hops
- MABL Bearcats @ MSBL Tigers
- MABL Mariners @ MSBL Mudcats
- MABL Expos @ MSBL Reds
- MABL Pirates @ MSBL Lugnuts
- MABL Kings @ MSBL Braves
- MABL Rockies @ MSBL Spiders
- MABL Barracudas @ MSBL Barons
- MABL Bison @ MSBL Pirates
- MABL Coyotes @ MABL Aces
For games played at Olentangy Liberty NO Metal Spikes allowed and ZERO Tolerance on Seeds. The COMABL will be fined $500.00 if metal spikes are worn or there are any seeds. No driving on the sidewalks up to the fields to drop off equipment.