"Our flag does not fly because the wind moves it. It flies with the last breath of each soldier who died protecting it."- Unknown
Congratulations to Robby Sexton (Pickerington Ducks) who has been selected Shorty's Pizza & Growl Player of the Week (2nd award) for his performance on May 21, 2023. Robby led the Ducks in a DH sweep of the Ohio Phillies 10-0 and 13-2.
In Game 1, Robby threw a complete game two hit shutout and led the Ducks offense with 3RBI with a double and a triple.
Stats on the day:
Pitching: CG, Shutout, 6 IP, 2H, 12K, 0BB
Hitting: 3-5, 2B, 3B, 5 RBI, 4 R, 2 BB
Congratulations to Dustin Reuter (Worthington Tigers) who has been selected Shorty's Pizza & Growl Player of the Week for his performance on May 14, 2023. Dustin led the Tigers in their 19-3 rout of the Ohio Phillies, going 2-4 at the plate with 4RBI, R and SAC while catching the Tiger pitching staff.
On behalf of the teams and players in the Central Ohio MABL, Happy Mother's Day! Hope you enjoy your day!
Due to the recent rain (Friday into Saturday morning) Coffman and Watkins are not playable- Those games were relocated for Sunday, May 14, 2023
Coffman to Whitehall
Watkins to Orange-
Team schedules are up to date-
Due to the limited games played in Week 2 (May 7, 2023) due to the weather, there will not be a declared PotW until the games are made up. Games to be included for Week 2 are as follows:
May 7, 2023: Blazers / Coyotes DH
May 28, 2023: Tigers / Mustangs DH
May 28, 2023: Expos / Brewers DH
June 17, 2023: Sr. Pioneers / Blue Jays DH
TBD: Ducks / Hornets DH
TBD: Pirates / Phillies DH
Mother Nature rolled into Central Ohio around 0700 and continued up and till at least 1300 bringing enough rain to cancel 10 of the 12 scheduled games.
The decision to cancel games at Canal, Coffman, Gant, GC, and Watkins was based on the information at the time: existing field conditions, existing weather conditions, rest of day forecast, and a few other factors. These games will be re-scheduled.
Beavers Field as of this post was delayed until at least 1430 and will try to get the games in. (Good Luck).
Congratulations to Robby Sexton (Pickerington Ducks) who has been selected Shorty's Pizza & Growl Player of the Week for his performance on April 30, 2023. Robby dominated on the mound and at the plate leading the Ducks to a 9-1 opening day win over the Worthington Tigers.
Pitching: 8 IP, 5H, ER, 14K, 0BB
Hitting: 3-5, 2 2B, 2 RBI, R