Legends Clinch Playoffs

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It was an unusual day Friday at Cal Poly Pomona as the Inland Valley Pirates (11-12, 9-11) took the field with the Long Beach Legends (33-20, 12-5) in a triple header.

The first game was a completion of an extra innings game started on July 9 at Long Beach City College. Continue reading

Dodgers Give Pirates the Blues

morabito2The Pirates (8-9,6-8) needed extra frames for their third consecutive game, but this time, fell short in 12 innings to the East L.A. Dodgers 3-2 on Friday night at Banning High.

After five scoreless innings, the Pirates drew first blood with a two-run top of the sixth. Alec Morabito and Nathan Virgen’s RBI scored Blake James and Kyle Jackson respectively to give the Pirates a 2-0 lead. Continue reading

Pirates Win Pitcher’s Duel

valentine pitchTaylor Valentine was electric striking out eight in 11 innings of work as the Inland Valley Pirates (8-8,6-8) won 1-0 in 12 innings over the Long Beach Legends (25-16,7-4) in game one of the doubleheader at Long Beach City College Tuesday. Continue reading