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PONY’s Cyclones to play in Bronco region final

July 26, 2009 – 8:56 am |
PONY’s Cyclones to play in Bronco region final The Twin City Cyclones, McLean County PONY’s entry in the PONY Bronco (12U) tournament, lost to Cabondale in the semi-finals 3-1, but won their losers’ bracket game to make it…

Robotic pitching and hitting (video)

July 25, 2009 – 2:49 pm |
From that collegiate baseball powerhouse, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, comes a robotic pitching and batter.  Check it out.…

Several records in reach for Lexington Snipes

July 24, 2009 – 11:51 am |
As the season begins to wind down for the Lexington Snipes, several records appear to be in jeopardy, a couple of which belong to former player and current manager, Billy…

How to break in a glove (video)

July 24, 2009 – 11:18 am |
When I was a kid, this was always a topic with as many opinions as there were players.  I remember quite clearly that two of the methods were to a)…

Twin City Cyclones advance to PONY region semis

July 23, 2009 – 10:40 pm |
McLean County PONY’s entry in the PONY Bronco tournament, the Twin City Cyclones, won their second game in the regional at Murphysboro, Illinois on Wednesday night.  The Cyclones defeated Benton…

Wood Bats At American Legion State Tournament Stirs Debate – Courant.com

July 23, 2009 – 9:54 pm |
Wood Bats At American Legion State Tournament Stirs Debate – Courant.com A report about American Legion baseball in Connecticut — the only state Legion association mandating the usage of wood bats during the state tournament. As reported by courant.com: Connecticut is…

NCAA bans bats with composite barrels, awaits approval – ESPN

July 23, 2009 – 9:44 pm |
NCAA bans bats with composite barrels, awaits approval – ESPN It appears that a moratorium on bats that use composite barrels will be approved when the NCAA baseball rules committee meets this August. ESPN is reporting: Specifically, bats that used…

A Day in the Life of Padres Scout Jeff Stewart

July 22, 2009 – 10:38 pm |
Twin Cities resident and former Illinois State coach Jeff Stewart is featured in this article from the Fort Wayne (IN) Daily News.  On this particular day he was conducting tryouts…

Radial Bat Company combines woods to create durable bats | Philly.com

July 22, 2009 – 10:49 am |
Philly.com reports on a new bat from Radial Bat Company in Warren, New Jersey.  This is a wood bat, but it is not made from a single piece of wood,…

Northwoods League | Riggins wins home run derby

July 21, 2009 – 9:08 pm |
This just in from the Northwoods League website.  Harold Riggins has won the home run derby competition at the Northwoods League All-Star game. The Home Run Derby is in the…

PONY Baseball: Twin City Cyclones play Bronco regional this week

July 21, 2009 – 8:59 pm |
PONY Baseball:  Twin City Cyclones play Bronco regional this week PONY’s Twin City Cyclones won their section tournament last week to advance to the region tournament in Murphysboro, Illinois.  Their first game is on Wednesday, July 22 against Tuesday night’s…

NorthWoodsLeague.tv

July 21, 2009 – 3:24 pm |
NorthWoodsLeague.tv The Northwoods League has partnered with Penn Atlantic to bring you many games and extra video features from action around the league.  Today’s All-Star game is on the docket, as…

Riggins a fan favorite: WISCONSIN STATE JOURNAL

July 21, 2009 – 2:33 pm |
Riggins a fan favorite: WISCONSIN STATE JOURNAL Very nice article on Harold Riggins in the Wisconsin Journal. Some sounds of summer are unmistakable. For fans of the Madison Mallards, the crack of Harold Riggins’ bat is one…

Twin City Cyclones advance to PONY Bronco regionals

July 21, 2009 – 10:19 am |
Twin City Cyclones advance to PONY Bronco regionals The Twin City Cyclones won their sectional in the PONY Bronco division and will now move on to the regionals. Cylcones win sectional:  Panatagraph.com…
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